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Legally right, morally right aren't the same

The Minnesota Supreme court ruled last week that Gov. Mark Dayton was within his legal rights to line-item veto funding for the state Legislature at the end of this year's session. According to news reports from the Capitol, the Supreme Court also said that despite the cut in funding, the Legislatu


Cooperative effort results in new roof for veteran's widow

Darlene Burbeck, a resident of Glencoe and the widow of U.S. Army veteran Arnold Schultz, received a new roof this past week from Legacy Restoration, LLC, as part of Owens Corning's national Roof Deployment Project. The roofing project was completed in partnership with Crow River Habitat for Humani


The importance of poultry to Minnesota economy

To the Editor: As another harvest season nears its end, farmers around Minnesota find themselves filling every bin and grain bunker with a tremendous crop. Our ability to produce record-breaking yields are thanks to great weather, new technology, environmentally friendly practices and a strong comm


Hearing:residents, council have questions regarding storm project

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Wright County to join Trailblazer, County to become member of WCAT coalition

Wright County intends to become a member of the Wright County Area Transportation (WCAT) coalition, the Trailblazer Transit Joint Powers Board heard Friday afternoon. Currently, WCAT partners with McLeod and Sibley counties to provide transit service. Adding Wright County will both allow expansion


Honored by France, World War IIvet gets country's highest honor

Elvin "Speed"Homan, a World War II veteran, was conferred with France's highest honor Saturday morning, the Knight of Legion of Honor medal. Homan, a Brownton native who later resided in Glencoe and is now a resident of Harmony River Living Center in Hutchinson, received the medal from French Consu


Nov. 15 community blood drive collects 101 units

To the Editor: The final 2017 Glencoe Community Blood Drive was held Wednesday, Nov. 15. The American Red Cross (ARC) set our goal at 117 units; we collected 101 units. There were 97 presenting donors, seven of whom were deferred (unable to donate at this drive) and four were incomplete donations.


KEYC - Arlington Man Injured in Auger Accident

An Arlington man is airlifted to Rochester after a farm accident Wednesday morning. The Sibley County Sheriff's office was called to a farm 3 miles outside Arlington around 9:44 a.m. Authorities say 20-year-old Zackery john Peterson was cleaning out a grain auger when his hand and arm became caught.

KEYC - 2017-11-22 23:41:00

Dog dies in Phenix City after being shot multiple times

RUSSELL COUNTY, Ala. - Details of a dog shot several times and killed on Freeman Road in Russell County are starting to surface. The dog's groomer told News 3 she went to Freeman Road after being contacted by the Russell County animal shelter. She said the dog, Max, walked to her after being injured

WRBL.COM - 2017-11-22 23:15:32

Phenix City woman wanted for car theft and credit card fraud

Phenix police are searching for a woman suspected of theft and fraud. According to police, the suspect is wanted for breaking into a car and for unlawful use for fraudulent use of a debit/credit card. Surveillance pictures of the woman have been released. If you recognize her, you are asked to call


Leaders, voters react to Phenix City voter fraud allegations

PHENIX CITY, AL (WTVM) - One day after voter fraud allegations came to light in Phenix City, leaders and voters want to get to the bottom of the voter fraud allegations surrounding the recent special election for a Phenix City council seat. A Phenix City Barbershop owner says he takes pride in his c


Columbus, Phenix City area weather for Thanksgiving from WRBL's Carmen Rose

Georgia student arrested after high-speed chase was also posting on Snapchat, say police A University of Georgia student was arrested iNovember 16 after a high-speed chase through Athens during which, police said, he was posting updates to Snapchat. Athens-Clarke County police released bodycam fo


Man seriously injured in Montgomery shooting

According to MPD, officers and medics responded to the 700 block of Early Street in reference to a man suffering from a gunshot wound. He was found and taken to a local hospital for treatment. His injuries are listed as serious. According to MPD, officers and medics responded to the 700 block of Ea

WTVM - 2017-11-23 02:50:55

AU vapor wake dogs add security to Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade

The New York Police Department deployed a team of Labrador retrievers from Auburn University to provide added security at the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade. Vapor Wake Dogs, that were trained at Auburn University's Veterinary College for six years, were among the Labrador retrievers. The dogs are t

WTVM - 2017-11-24 13:32:50

Turkey Day shopping simply an appetizer for Black Friday's main course

On a Thanksgiving Day afternoon, under a mix of alternating sunny and cloudy skies, it might aptly be called an appetizer for what will be the main course at Columbus shopping centers on Black Friday. In front of the Best Buy store on Manchester Expressway in Columbus stood Michele Aragon of Phenix

LEDGER-ENQUIRER - 2017-11-24 04:34:00

Selling of Christmas trees to support mission trips at Lakewood Baptist Church

The Rev. Andrew Spires says there are plenty of places to purchase a Christmas tree but you are doing something special when you get one at Lakewood Baptist Church in Phenix City. "These are trees with a real purpose," he said. For the third year, the church on Lakewood Drive is using the sale of 20

LEDGER-ENQUIRER - 2017-11-25 00:45:00

Police look for suspect who shot and killed man in car

GOOSE CREEK, S.C. (AP) - A man has been shot to death in his car in South Carolina and police are looking for the shooter. Goose Creek Police Maj. John Grainger told local media that officers were called to a vehicle around 8:30 p.m. Wednesday. A man in that car was taken to a hospital where he died

WECT - 2017-11-24 13:31:43

Crash that killed teen now investigated as a homicide.

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - A crash that killed a teen in South Carolina earlier this week is now being investigated as a homicide. Columbia police spokeswoman Jennifer Timmons said in a news release Thursday that the wreck Tuesday that killed 17-year-old Cameron Scott occurred as the driver of an SUV was

WECT - 2017-11-24 12:31:40

Fitness center owner accused of sexual contact with minor

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - Authorities say the owner of a sports training and performance center in North Carolina is accused of putting his hand down the pants of a girl. The News & Observer of Raleigh reports that an arrest warrant filed Wednesday at the Wake County Clerk of Courts Office says 45-year-o

WECT - 2017-11-24 12:19:39

Hummingbird cafe and bar opens its doors

Chef Coleen Speaks almost became an accountant. The accounting world's loss has been Raleigh's culinary scene's gain. Chef Coleen Speaks almost became an accountant. The accounting world's loss has been Raleigh's culinary scene's gain.

WILM-TV.COM - 2017-11-24 14:15:00