Local News Update 26 Mar 18

Crash Near Dalton
DALTON – One person was injured in a rollover crash Friday afternoon near Dalton.

74-year-old David Ries, of White Bear Lake, was driving a Chevy Blazer on east I-94 when he entered the ditch. 

Ries was not injured but his passenger, 57-year-old Herbert Mueller, of Stacy, was taken to the Lake Region Hospital with non-life threatening injuries. 

Stevens County DFL
MORRIS – The Stevens County DFL held their county convention on Saturday.

The party elected Jim Dieter as the new chair. Delegates for the District and State Conventions were chosen, including Jacob Just, Jenna Harlow, Mary Meyers, Nate Polzin, Ann Borman, and Trey Goodsell. The alternates chosen were Diane Nelson, Aaron Jordan, and Bob Kopitske.

The Senate District 12 Convention will be held on Thursday, April 19th at the Morris American Legion. 

The District 7 Convention will be held April 28th in Willmar. 

Peace Run
The Annual 5K Peace Run will be held in conjunction with World Touch Cultural Heritage Week on Monday, March 26 at 5:00 p.m. outside the Multi-Ethnic Resource Center. 

Line up begins at 4:30 p.m. Drinks will be provided.