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  • Lee Byberg Visits Morris

    Lee Byberg is a man on a mission: in the next eight days he will be traveling by bus over the geographically-prohibitive District 7 in western Minnesota to reach as many people and places as …

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    29 Oct 12
  • SAGE

    While celebrating October as Breast Cancer Awareness Month, the Minnesota Department of Health is emphasizing the importance of testing and early detection. Sage, Minnesota’s Cancer Screening Program, offers free breast and cervical exams for eligible …

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    26 Oct 12
  • minnewaska schools

    The Minnewaska Area School Board has scheduled two public hearings next week to discuss hiring a new superintendent for school year 2013-2014. Current Superintendent Greg Ohl is retiring at the end of June 2013. The …

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    26 Oct 12
  • New London Schools

    Students interested in engineering and science will be gathering at the New London-Spicer High School today and tomorrow for the first annual Minnesota BEST Robotics competition. BEST stands for Boosting Engineering, Science and Technology. There …

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    26 Oct 12
  • douglas county sheriff (3)

    The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office received seven burglary reports on Tuesday, October 23. The burglaries appear to have occurred during the daytime hours and in several different areas around the county. At each site, home …

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    26 Oct 12
  • WCROC

    University of Minnesota researchers will collaborate with organic dairy farmers on a new study aimed at improving the dairies’ profitability. The project will be headquartered at the university’s West Central Research and Outreach Center at …

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    26 Oct 12
  • Burned Telphone pole

    As Fire Prevention Month winds to a close, Otter Tail Power Company‚Äôs Safety Services Manager Eric Hamm reminds customers and neighbors that uncontrolled ditch and field fires can damage or destroy poles and other electric …

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    23 Oct 12
  • Pumpkin Painting

    Pumpkin painting is coming to the Chokio-Alberta School this week. On Wednesday, October 24, bring your pumpkins and carving tools to the C-A School from 6-7:30 p.m. for a community carving night. There will be …

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    22 Oct 12