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County denies requests for insurance, vacation hikes
Brown County commissioners unanimously denied a pair of Personnel Policy Committee recommendations Tuesday that would have given county employees lower health insurance costs and more accrued vacation time.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Todd C. Miles, 52, of Northrop received a stay of adjudication on a charge of unlawful ouster or exclusion by landlord; fined $80, six months unsupervised probation, pay costs, no misdemeanor violations.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Fri Aug 22, 2014
New Program Empowers Northfield Youth through Hands-On Work Experience
Nearly 40 people attended an event to hear high school youth share stories about their summer internships.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
My first locally designed garment was a white silk and cotton dress with an orange and black zigzag hem, festooned with a black county fairstyle silk ribbon.
Fairbault Woolen Mill Co. Blankets
While road-trippers have reliably flooded Minnesota's handful of small town all-stars each fall, Faribault's been quietly honing its getaway worthiness, one gift shop and sushi restaurant at a time.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
The Faribault County Register
He got the votes
Jim Hagedorn defeated Aaron Miller, of Byron, who was the endorsed Republican candidate in the contest to select who will face U.S. Congressman Tim Walz in the General Election this fall.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Pipestone County Star
Primary election results
Speedy went the primary election voting Tuesday evening, Aug. 12, in Pipestone County.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Northfield's charm wins city growth, national ranking
The Archer House, on Division Street in downtown Northfield, is a local landmark with a distinct Western feel to its shaded walkway.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
The Temsa TS 45 hits the road
Planning and development of the Temsa TS 45, built in Turkey by Temsa Global expressly for the North American market, has progressed at a steady crescendo over the past two years.
Sun Aug 10, 2014
Faribault Foods Bought by Mexican Canner
Minnesota canner Faribault Foods has been purchased for an undisclosed price by privately owned La Costena, one of Mexico's largest canned food companies.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Minnesota news in brief at 7:58 p.m. CDT
The man charged in the killing of Mendota Heights police Officer Scott Patrick will likely stay hospitalized into next week.
St. Cloud Times
Hearing: Did nurse assist suicide in online chats?Hearing: Did nurse...
Hearing: Did nurse assist suicide in online chats? William Melchert-Dinkel was back in court more than 3 years after he was convicted Check out this story on sctimes.com: http://www.sctimes.com/story/news/local/minnesota/2014/08/08/hearing-nurse-assist-suicide-online-chats/13790193/ Prosecutors in Minnesota argued Friday that a former nurse should ... (more)
Minnesota online suicides case back in lower court
Minnesota prosecutors are arguing that an ex-nurse should be convicted of assisting suicide for online communications in which he urged two people to kill themselves.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
St. Cloud Times
Kona Ice caters to kids while helping nonprofits in areaKona Ice...
Kona Ice caters to kids while helping nonprofits in area Couple has donated more than $4,000 for local organizations Check out this story on sctimes.com: http://www.sctimes.com/story/life/food/2014/08/05/kona-ice-caters-kids-helping-nonprofits-area/13649847/ Mike and Tracy Sharp run thew St. Cloud franchise of Kona Ice, which sells a ... (more)
Fri Aug 01, 2014
Feds expand Minnesota flood disaster declaration
"I will continue advocating strongly for the inclusion of the six additional counties that sustained significant damage during this summer's flooding," Gov. Mark Dayton said.
La Coste a Acquires Faribault Foods
Faribault Foods will be combined with La Costena's U.S. affiliate, Arizona Canning, based in Tucson, Arizona.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Waseca: Judge tosses most serious charges in foiled school plot
A judge on Monday dismissed the most serious charges against a 17-year-old boy accused of plotting to kill his family and attack his southern Minnesota school.