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'Thank God for Silver Sobriety'

STILLWATER - If Vicki Burkhow were younger, she'd be drunk by now. It's 2 p.m., a time of day when she was intoxicated for much of her life. Those were the days when she lost her job, was jailed for drunken driving and "pretty much drank myself to death." Now, at 66, staying sober is complicated by

POST-BULLETIN - 2017-11-20 14:41:01

Jeremiah Poston: Forest Lake Pioneer

The northern part of Washington County is filled with many stories of the early days of the settlement of Minnesota. There was a great draw to the area with fertile fields and beautiful lakes. It took only a few years for people to come into the area when it was opened for settlement, and among the

HOMETOWNSOURCE.COM - 2017-11-20 08:00:00

2 found dead in Scandia home

SCANDIA, Minn. - A man and a woman were found dead in a home in Scandia on Sunday night. The Washington County Sheriff's Office went to the residence on Olinda Trail North after a call for a welfare check. A 65-year-old woman and a 66-year-old man were found deceased. The Minnesota Bureau of Crimina

KARE - 2017-11-20 15:30:22

Hearing calls for help, officers find man trapped between St. Paul buildings and firefighters rescue him

"Help!" a man called repeatedly after falling about 40 feet last week and landing in a small space between a downtown St. Paul parking garage and building. He dialed 911 from his cellphone and reported he woke up in the middle of an alley and was between buildings. He said he couldn't move his leg.


Apparent murder-suicide being investigated in Scandia

The Washington County Sheriff's Office is investigating an apparent murder-suicide in Scandia. Deputies on Sunday night discovered the bodies of Clarence Seefert, 66, and Melissa Seefert, 65, inside their house at 19435 Olinda Tr. N. after responding to a call to check their welfare. A weapon was fo

PIONEER PRESS - 2017-11-20 15:20:31

Two Scandia residents found dead, Sheriff's Office says no threat to public

Two Scandia residents were found dead inside a house Saturday night and a weapon was found at the scene, the Washington County Sheriff's Office said Monday. Sheriff Dan Starry identified the victims as Melissa Seefert, 65, and Clarence Seefert, 66. Deputies responded to a request to check on the peo

MINNEAPOLIS STAR TRIBUNE - 2017-11-20 16:02:00

Sandra "Sandy" M. Lindberg

Sandra "Sandy" Marie Lindberg, 73, of Grantsburg, passed away on Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017, at the Burnett Medical Center. Sandy was born on March 9, 1944, in St. Paul, Minn., to parents, Rose Marie (Robbins) and Robert Dyer. She attended and was a part of the 1963 Grantsburg High School class. Sandy ea

LEADERNEWSROOM.COM - 2017-11-20 15:15:06

Women are persons of interest in alleged casino theft

BURNETT COUNTY - The two women shown in these two photos are persons of interest in a casino theft being investigated by the St. Croix Tribal Police Department. Anyone with information is asked to contact the department at 715-349-8638. BURNETT COUNTY - The two women shown in these two photos are pe

LEADERNEWSROOM.COM - 2017-11-20 15:14:19

DA: Gunman told victims, 'It's not personal, it's business' before pulling trigger

A man and woman accused of kidnapping and shooting two people have been sentenced to life in prison. According to the Cobb County D.A., Desire Nichole Collins, 22, and Jermaine Dawayne Henderson, 36, were in the Atlanta area to sell dozens of pounds of marijuana. A childhood friend of Henderson's pu

WXIA 11 ALIVE - 2017-11-20 20:47:00

Beyond Shopping: What to do with Relatives ON Thanksgiving DAY

There's only so long you can sit around the table patting your bursting belly on Thanksgiving. Once you've napped and had seconds, get out of the house and spend some time exploring Atlanta, beyond the crowded retail stores. There is plenty to do in Atlanta on Thanksgiving Day. Try ice skating or a

PATCH - 2017-11-20 11:30:00

40 Jobs In Buckhead: Alarm Technician, Superintendent And More

ATLANTA, GA - Looking for work? Patch is ready to help. We partner with ZipRecruiter to bring you tons of job postings weekly. Check them out! Certified Medical Assistant - Internal Medicine Paramount Staffing, Atlanta - Responsibilities: * Primary responsibilities include rooming patients, collecti

PATCH - 2017-11-19 14:00:00

Davis House presents art exhibit, tackles issues of race

Georgia College's Sallie Ellis Davis House is presenting a new student art exhibition. For more than 50 years from the mid-1890s nearly until her death in 1950, Sallie Davis dedicated her life to teaching black students at Milledgeville's Eddy School. Despite the poverty and oppression most of her s

UNION-RECORDER - 2017-11-20 19:15:00

Cafe Central preps annual Thanksgiving feast

Baldwin County's only dedicated soup kitchen is preparing for its biggest meal of the year. Every Tuesday for the past nine years, Cafe Central has provided a fresh, hot meal for some of the Milledgeville area's neediest residents. For years, one of the cafe's biggest undertakings has been its annua

UNION-RECORDER - 2017-11-20 16:15:00

Family and friends say goodbye to Gray murder victim

GRAY, Ga. -- Loved ones of Marquise Hardwick, the first murder victim in Jones County this year, said good bye during a funeral service Saturday afternoon. Hardwick was shot and killed at the Northside Villas apartments in Gray early Monday morning. He was a father, brother, friend and son. His f


4th person arrested in double murder related to 1 of victims, GBI says

A fourth person has been arrested and is accused of killing his own relative in a shootout last week between more than a half-dozen people in Walton County. Jotavious "Lucky" Fredrick Gunn, 19, turned himself in at the Newton County jail Sunday night, the GBI said. Gunn faces two counts of felony mu


Fourth arrest made in Walton County double murder

WALTON COUNTY, Ga. -- Authorities have arrested the fourth man suspected in the shooting of two people at a Walton County home Thursday afternoon. According to the Walton County Sheriff's Office, officers responded to a home on East Hightower Trial in Social Circle just after 5:30 p.m. Deputies fro

WXIA 11 ALIVE - 2017-11-20 07:09:00

1,000 Bikes Discovered In Bunker Under Santa Ana River Channel, Deputies Say

SANTA ANA, Calif. (CBSLA/AP) - Authorities clearing homeless encampments along the Santa Ana River have found at least two makeshift underground bunkers, including one that contained more than a thousand bicycles. (OCSD) Officials in Orange County say the bikes found in the tunnel system under a con


Tunnel With 1,000 Bikes Found in Santa Ana River Homeless Encampment

Orange County officials clear out homeless encampments along the Santa Ana River, they are making some unexpected discoveries, In one area, they found an underground bunker accessible from a wooden hatch camouflaged with dirt. In another, more than 1,000 bicycles tucked in a separate tunnel were fou


Santa Ana/Fountain Valley pursuit driver gets four years in prison

SANTA ANA - The driver in a high-speed pursuit that started in Santa Ana and ended when the stolen car she was driving slammed into an 80-year-old Fountain Valley resident's bedroom pleaded guilty Friday to felony charges and was sentenced to four years in prison, while her co-defendant was given a


Two burglary suspects fleeing police on 55 freeway are caught hiding in a ditch

Two suspects believed to have burglarized a Costa Mesa business early Sunday were caught after leading police on a brief pursuit, police said. The burglary was reported at about 7:25 a.m. in the 1900 block of Harbor Boulevard and the two suspects were seen fleeing in a gold colored GMC with paper li

OCREGISTER - 2017-11-19 22:07:47