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  • Westrom

    Two local congressional candidates will be in Morris this afternoon (Monday, June 18), stumping for votes and raising funds. Candidate for the Minnesota House of Representatives Scott Dutcher will join Senate Candidate Torrey Westrom at …

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    18 Jun 12
  • Stevens County Board

    The Stevens County Board of Commissioners meet tomorrow morning (Tuesday) in regular session. County Coordinator Brian Giese will begin the 2013 budget process by seeking approval of budget development guidelines. The budget will be developed …

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    18 Jun 12
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    If you have hazardous materials you’d like to get rid of, be sure to stop by the Hancock City Garage in Hancock this Wednesday. The Stevens County Environmental Services will be collecting and disposing of …

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    18 Jun 12
  • Kiwanis Show Announces Winners

    Three more winners have joined the roster for the final Kiwanis Talent Show in July. A group of five dancers, dubbed “Thunder,” were chosen as last night’s winners, having completed a syncopated tap routine. Dancer and tumbler Sarah …

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    15 Jun 12
  • Minneapolis Peace Activist Murdered

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Minneapolis police are investigating the homicide of a 76-year-old woman who fought for peace, made community gardens a mission and shrugged off friends’ advice to move from her neighborhood. Police found Lois Swenson dead in …

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    15 Jun 12
  • Little Cannon River Flooding

    CANNON FALLS, Minn. (AP) – Cannon Falls is closing roads and asking some residents to evacuate due to flooding. National Weather Service meteorologist Mike Griesinger says 8.4 inches of rain fell Thursday. Police say the Cannon River …

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    15 Jun 12
  • Wheaton Celebration

    The City of Wheaton is celebrating its 125th anniversary with a three-day celebration this weekend. Starting today (Friday) and continuing on June 16 & 17, the city will host a variety of events for children, adults, and seniors. …

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    15 Jun 12
  • Kensington Runestone days

    This year’s Rune Stone Days marks the 125th Anniversary of the City of Kensington . The city will be celebrating starting today (Friday) and continuing on June 16 & 17. The Little Miss Rune Stone Pageant will …

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    15 Jun 12