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October 13, 2010
Alexandria Council approves 2 a.m. bar closing; Zorbaz may replace Bug-A-Boo Bay
October 13, 2010 - 10:51am
September 24, 2010
Benson OKs max levy, talks with parents of fourth-graders
DEGRAFF -- The Benson School Board has certified the maximum possible levy for 2011. The preliminary levy of $1,177,038 is an increase of 5.7 percent over the 2010 levy, according to Superintendent Lee Westrum. The final levy will be certified in December. The action was taken Monday...
September 24, 2010 - 6:49am
September 15, 2010
Willmar School District adding teachers with one-year, $920K federal payout
WILLMAR -- With the $920,000 it gets in one-time help from the federal government, Willmar's schools will be providing assistance for struggling kids and reducing class sizes. Superintendent Jerry Kjergaard gave the School Board a rundown Monday of his plans for the money. Also...
September 15, 2010 - 6:19am
September 13, 2010
Former LP-A teachers, girls basketball coaches charged for hotel incident
Two former Lake Park-Audubon high school girls' basketball coaches sexually touched two players and offered them alcohol during an out-of-town tournament in December, according to court documents released Friday. The documents, filed in Stearns County (Minn.) District Court, charge...
September 13, 2010 - 2:52am
July 7, 2010
Small-town celebration about to get one mighty audience
MONTEVIDEO -- When it comes to fiestas, Federico Estol can show us a thing or two. Estol snapped the photographs, while his friend Antonio di...
July 7, 2010 - 6:25am
June 10, 2010
State blasts Becker County Taxpayers, Osage president of the association
After 15 years of largely fruitless investigations inspired by allegations made by Les Ristinen of rural Osage and the Becker County Taxpayers Association, the Minnesota Department of Revenue has thrown up its hands and says it will no longer deal with either of them. Ristinen is...
June 10, 2010 - 8:51am
June 9, 2010
Montevideo City Council approves holding Sunday liquor vote
MONTEVIDEO -- Voters in Montevideo will decide in the November general election whether or not to allow Sunday liquor sales. City Council members decided Monday to put the Sunday liquor option to a vote following discussions at their meeting, said City Manager Steve Jones. The council...
June 9, 2010 - 7:35am
June 8, 2010
Budget cuts mean more inmates will remain behind bars across the region
MONTEVIDEO -- Budget-driven decisions will keep more inmates behind bars in Lac qui Parle and Swift counties as the heat of summer arrives. Decisions to stop funding their participation in the sentence-to-serve program as of July 1 means a number of inmates in the two counties will...
June 8, 2010 - 7:18am
June 2, 2010
Courthouse remodeling upsets chair
The Douglas County Courthouse remodeling project caused a heated debate at the May 25 commissioners' meeting. Near the end of the four-hour-long meeting, a representative from Klein McCarthy, the architectural firm working on the project, was supposed to give a presentation to the...
June 2, 2010 - 10:13am
A shared Perham-NY Mills superintendent?
With session after session of budget cuts shrinking schools down to the bare bones, schools across the nation are looking to save a cent wherever they can. In this tough educational and economic environment, the Perham-Dent School Board brought to the table the possibility of sharing...
June 2, 2010 - 9:42am
May 21, 2010
Alexandria tests case for new high school
Should Alexandria start raising money to build a new high school?
May 21, 2010 - 10:19am
May 17, 2010
Superintendents receive grant for school cooperation talks
WILLMAR -- A group of area superintendents looking for ways to work together will have the help of a $5,000 grant from the Southwest Initiative Foundation. The superintendents from districts stretching from Hutchinson to Granite Falls to Ortonville started meeting this spring to...
May 17, 2010 - 11:09am
May 5, 2010
Benson School officials approve change to preschool program
BENSON -- The Benson School Board approved changes to the ECFE school readiness preschool program at its regular meeting Monday. Starting in the fall, parents can chose either two full days or three one-half days of preschool for 4-year-old children, according to district superintendent...
May 5, 2010 - 6:57am
April 23, 2010
Full steam ahead for incinerator
Although state funding for Pope Douglas Solid Waste Management's (PDSWM) incinerator project fell through, the project is still moving forward. A ceremonial groundbreaking for the new third combustor took place last Thursday at the waste-to-energy facility along Jefferson Street...
April 23, 2010 - 9:01am
April 21, 2010
Process underway to fill Eighth Judicial vacancy
GRANITE FALLS -- The Minnesota Supreme Court has certified the need to maintain a judge chambered in Yellow Medicine County. Applicants are now being sought for the vacancy in Granite Falls. Applications for the trial court bench served by District Judge Bruce Christopherson will...
April 21, 2010 - 4:33am