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The story behind the story in 'Coco's Diary'

Editor's note: This story was published in 2012 when History Theatre opened the play "Coco's Diary." "Everything is getting quite different in my life because of boys! I absolutely like one now. I guess he likes me, too. This diary is to keep track of how things go, so I can analyze the best way of


Parade of Lights to shine Saturday

DECKING THE LIBRARY'S HALLS - Valerie Quist, Sandy Stobb and Peggi Peterson (not pictured) spent some time Monday on an important task: getting the library ready for a visit from Santa. Jolly Old St. Nick will be at the library for photos from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday. The holiday season starts t


Renville man re-elected president of Minnesota Farmers Union

ST. PAUL - Gary Wertish, of Renville, was re-elected president of the Minnesota Farmers Union during its 76th annual convention Nov. 17-19 in Minneapolis. Wertish has served as the organization's president since January, after serving as vice president from 2009-2016. He will serve another two-year


Board OKs solid waste, recycling rate hikes

NEW ULM - Brown County commissioners unanimously approved 3 percent annual recycling contract rate hikes for River View Sanitation for the Brown County cities and surrounding rural areas, Tuesday. In addition, commissioners unanimously approved hikes in solid waste service fees utilized for recyclin


Heiderscheidt leads Indians past Bulldogs

SLEEPY EYE - Sleepy Eye defeated Janesville-Waldorf-Pemberton 80-37 in nonconference girls' basketball on Friday at the St. Mary's Invitational. Madi Heiderscheidt had 24 points and seven steals for the Indians. She is now 3 points away from 1,000 for her career. Sarah Ibarra had 20 points and eight

JOURNAL - 2017-11-25 08:00:00

Ag Society honors Gluth, Ahlness

Staff photo by Fritz Busch Outgoing Brown County Ag Society board members President Lucy Gluth, Sleepy Eye, left; and Secretary Sue Ahlness, Sleepy Eye, were honored for their service at the society's annual meeting at the New Ulm Airport Conference Room Nov. 21. NEW ULM - The Brown County Ag Socie

JOURNAL - 2017-11-24 08:00:00

St. Mary's installs new scoreboard

The St. Mary's Knights are ready to light up their new scoreboard this basketball season! With generous donations from L.A. Amundson and Mike Maurer, the new scoreboards were recently installed in the gym with the assistance of Sleepy Eye Electric, Bill Walter, Judd Walter, Adam Armbruster, Bryan We

SLEEPYEYEONLINE.COM - 2017-11-23 08:00:00

Balaton, Milroy awarded broadband grant funding

The new round of grants, totaling more than $26 million, is expected to expand high-speed Internet access to 9,973 households, 2,169 businesses and 60 community institutions in Greater Minnesota. "Broadband is not something just nice to have," Smith said. "It's something necessary to participate in


Toyota tells Georgetown plant it needs to cut costs or else, media reports say

Toyota, the Japanese-based automobile manufacturer, has told the workers at its Georgetown plant to cut costs or face an uncertain future, according to Bloomberg News. In an internal video obtained by Bloomberg News, Wil James, president of the Toyota plant in Georgetown, tells plant workers there


Man suffers life-threatening injuries in Lexington shooting

A 19-year-old man suffered life-threatening injuries in a shooting on Georgetown Street in Lexington on Friday night, according to police. Police believe two people may have been shooting at each other when the victim was injured, and it's possible the victim fired shots, police Lt. Jackie Newman s

LEXINGTON HERALD-LEADER - 2017-11-25 01:35:00

NTSB releases preliminary report on deadly Barren County plane crash

BARREN COUNTY, Ky. (WKYT) - The National Transportation Safety Board has released its preliminary report on a plane crash in Barren County that killed four people earlier this month, but the cause of that crash is still under investigation. However, the NTSB says the pilot did not possess an instru

WKYT 27 - 2017-11-24 16:43:00

Official: Woman stabbed multiple times in Knox County

KNOX COUNTY, Ky. (WKYT) - A woman is in the hospital after a stabbing in Knox County. Dispatchers say it happened just before 11 Thursday night on Ruggles Street in Barbourville. WKYT is told that the woman was flown to Lexington with multiple stab wounds. The extent of the woman's injuries are unkn

WKYT 27 - 2017-11-24 14:48:00

'For a lot of people, the bookmobile is their library'

Kentucky Justice Secretary John Tilley announced on Nov. 16, 2017, that the state will move inmates to a private prison because of overcrowding in state prisons and county jails. Watchdog Would a tax on tombstones be a hardship for grieving families? Blake Shouse, manager of Shelbyville Monume

LEXINGTON HERALD-LEADER - 2017-11-24 08:00:00

Police: Clerk stages robbery to steal money for Christmas presents

KNOX COUNTY, Ky. (WKYT)- A southern Kentucky woman is behind bars after police say she staged a robbery at a gas station she worked at to steal some money for Christmas. Friday morning, Knox County deputies were called to A and B Quick Stop for reports of a robbery in progress. Upon arrival Deputy,

WKYT 27 - 2017-11-24 18:45:00

Teenager in critical condition after Lexington shooting

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - Lexington police say a 19-year-old man is in critical condition after a shooting Friday night in Lexington. It happened around 6 p.m., starting on Glen Arvin Ave. near Georgetown Street, police said. Officers say the teen was in a car when he was shot. Police are still tryi

WKYT 27 - 2017-11-25 05:44:00

Preliminary report on sexual harassment allegations halted

FRANKFORT, Ky. (WKYT)- Details about state lawmakers and alleged sexual harassment scandals will have to wait after house democrats are demanding another investigative body should look into the scandal. House Democrats are asking for the investigation to be handed over to the legislative ethics com

WKYT 27 - 2017-11-24 22:51:00

Dreamers protest at Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade

NEW YORK - The Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade got political Thursday as a group of protesters broke through barriers and sat in the middle of the parade route. The protesters wore shirts in support of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program. The "Dreamers," named after the proposed DREAM

WPXI - 2017-11-23 20:50:00

Plan all your holiday events around Centre County with this guide

Sign up today for unlimited digital access to our website, apps, the digital newspaper and more. SUBSCRIBE NOW Crafting clay ornaments, 2-5 p.m., The Makery, 209 Calder Way State College. themakerypa.com. Sampling Saturday: Holiday Cheeses & Italian Pizzelles, 2-4 p.m., Tait Farm Foods, 179 Tait Roa

CENTRE DAILY - 2017-11-24 16:47:00

Report: N. Korea replaces border guards following defection

This combination of images made from Nov. 13, 2017, surveillance video released by the United Nations Command shows a North Korean soldier running from a jeep and then shot by North Korean soldiers in Panmunjom, North Korea, before collapsing across the border in South Korea. A North Korean soldier

DERRICK - 2017-11-24 09:13:12

Here's how local communities are gearing up for Small Business Saturday

Black Friday has a stranglehold on holiday shoppers, but its grip has been slightly loosened by Small Business Saturday for several years. American Express, which launched SBS in 2010, estimated that the United States hit a record high of 72 percent of consumers aware of the initiative to shop small

CENTRE DAILY - 2017-11-24 19:08:00