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04/20/2016 - 10:17am
After a career as a guardian ad litem for the Minnesota court system, Judy Peik knows just how important peace officers are to their communities. So the Lake Marion resident became increasingly disturbed as news report after news report chronicled the shooting — and sometimes killing — of police officers across the nation. “...
04/20/2016 - 10:16am
Forty-eight teams converged on Cragun’s Resort in Brainerd for the Knowledge Bowl state meet on April 13 and 14. Glencoe-Silver Lake had two teams competing in the Class A meet, and earned both second and sixth place overall. “The Knowledge Bowl state meet is always exciting,” Coach Vicky Harris said. “Some amazing...
04/20/2016 - 10:14am
The city of Glencoe’s planning commission approved a final draft of a solar ordinance for the city at the regular meeting Thursday night. Commissioners David Stark and Lynn Exsted compiled the ordinance using several samples from other cities. “We tried to make it short, clear and concise,” Stark said. “We wanted it to...
04/20/2016 - 10:13am
The maps outlining the public water ways in McLeod County is now available for review and comment on the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources website. Ryan Freitag of the McLeod Soil Water and Conservation District said the maps will be used to determine where buffer strips are to be located under the provisions of an erosion control law...
04/20/2016 - 10:12am
The members of McLeod Cooperative Power Association (MCPA) gathered for the 81st annual meeting of the Cooperative on Tuesday, April 12, at the Hutchinson Event Center. About 400 members and guests attended the meeting and were served a roast pork dinner. Three directors were re-elected for a three-year term each: Randy Hlavka of Silver Lake,...
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