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  • extra patrols

    The kick-off to the long holiday weekend is here, and the State Patrol has a warning for everyone who’ll be traveling. The State Patrol’s Eric Roeske says that there will be extra patrols throughout the …

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    24 May 13
  • vote

    Voters in the Howard Lake-Waverly-Winsted Public School District voted down requests for building improvements Thursday. Two questions were on the ballot asking voters to approve two projects for improvement of school facilities at a total …

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    24 May 13
  • Cokato

    The Cokato Museum & Historical Society will host its annual Memorial Day Open House on Monday, May 27, from 9:00 a.m. to Noon. Officials say you can stop by the museum for refreshments before, during, …

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    24 May 13
  • WaconiaGasScam

    A unique type of scam happened in the City of Waconia this past weekend. The owner of the Super America gas station had agreed to sell the business to an unidentified group of people for …

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    23 May 13
  • TamiMartin

    The Gibbon-Fairfax-Winthrop School Board this week approved a 3-year contract for the district’s next superintendent. On Monday, Crosslake Community Charter School Director Tami Martin was selected to replace Superintendent Jeff Bertrang who is leaving the …

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    23 May 13
  • whistle

    A provision Representative Dean Urdahl of Grove City authored to provide coaches at Minnesota’s schools a layer of security in the case of parental complaints has been added to state statute. The one-sentence measure – …

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    23 May 13
  • School

    Howard Lake-Waverly-Winsted Public Schools will place a two-question ballot before voters in a special election Thursday. The Herald Journal reports the questions ask voters to approve two projects for improvement of school facilities at a …

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    22 May 13
  • fatal crash investigation

    A Howard Lake man is dead after a head-on crash Tuesday afternoon. 66-year-old Keith Hardel died in the crash that happened just before 12:30 Tuesday afternoon in Howard Lake. The State Patrol says Hardel was …

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    22 May 13