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    On December 17th the Stevens County Board of Commissioners approved one revised and two new highway department permit application forms in order to provide County Highway users the opportunity to obtain permits as allowed by state statute. …

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    20 Dec 13
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    Another recipient of the Stevens County “Pay it Forward” award has been announced.   Minnie Benson was active with the Stevens County Food Shelf for many years, and recalls volunteering when the food shelf was …

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    20 Dec 13
  • Red Cross

    The American Red Cross urges residents to take extra precautions with cooking and decorating around the holidays. “Cooking is the leading cause of home fires, and as people are cooking, entertaining, and stringing lights this …

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    18 Dec 13
  • Minnesota State Patrol Car

      On Tuesday, December 17th, every State Patrol Trooper, Supervisor and Investigator in the St. Cloud district which covers a large portion of central and west central Minnesota will be out working the road for …

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    16 Dec 13
  • Hunger Solutions

    The Minnesota Department of Human Services will be hosting their third annual Commissioner’s Circle of Excellence Awards ceremony today (Monday, 2 p.m.), honoring eight organizations that have made outstanding contributions to human services program clients …

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    16 Dec 13
  • Holiday Train

      The Canadian Pacific Holiday Train will be in West Central Minnesota this week, stopping in Glenwood, Alexandria, and Elbow Lake today (Monday) and tomorrow. The Holiday Train will be in Glenwood on Monday at …

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    16 Dec 13
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    Jason Hodson ’15, Hutchinson, is assisting Drew Israels-Swenson, manager of the Someplace Safe Thrift Store, with a marketing strategy. Someplace Safe is a nonprofit organization working to eliminate violence in west central Minnesota and beyond. …

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    12 Dec 13
  • Farm Bill

    The four lead members of the US Senate and House Agriculture Committees continue to meet this week, working to put together a Farm Bill palatable to both houses of Congress and the President. Lead Democrat …

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    12 Dec 13