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Norman County Veteran’s Officer Provides Update on Post 9/11 Veterans Service Bonus

Minnesota — During a recent visit on the KRJB Kaleidoscope Program, Norman County Veterans Service Officer John Rosenberger provided more information on the recently announced Post 9/11 Veterans Service Bonus that was passed through the Minnesota Legislature. Rosenberger notes that MDVA has a history of post-war bonuses and this latest provides a bonus for those…
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June 24, 2022 0

Hillsboro Days 2022 Review

The Community of Hillsboro celebrated this past week with their annual Hillsboro Days celebration. Despite battling wind and heat on Saturday and Sunday, J.R. Strom, President of the Hillsboro Business Association (HBA), saw great turnouts for the events. A change for the event this year was the 4-H Achievement day on Friday. HBA member Paul…
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June 19, 2022 0

Riverwood Foundation, Auxiliary returns with Plant, Scrub Sales to close out May

The Riverwood Foundation and Auxiliary will be returning two long-running events to help benefit their many good works in the community and the Riverwood Healthcare system with Plant Scrub Sales this week. In our monthly conversation with Riverwood Healthcare, we spoke to Riverwood Foundation Director Katie Nelson about the Sales coming back to help sustain…
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May 23, 2022 0

International Falls City Council 5-2-22

AGENDA City of International Falls – City Council Regular Meeting 5:30 P.M., Monday, May 2, 2022 Council Chamber, 600 Fourth Street PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE TO THE FLAG CALL TO ORDER ROLL CALL APPROVE AGENDA WITH ANY ADDITIONS/DELETIONS TO THE AGENDA (only by unanimous consent). APPROVAL OF MINUTES 1. Minutes of the Monday, April 18, 2022,…
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May 3, 2022 0

City Council Meeting, International Falls 4-4-22

AGENDA City of International Falls – City Council Regular Meeting 5:30 P.M., Monday, April 4, 2022 Council Chamber, 600 Fourth Street Remote access has been set up for this meeting. Joining by computer: Go to the URL: on-screen instructionsPasscode: 56649 Joining by Smart Phone app: Install the Zoom app for Android or iPhone.Start the…
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April 6, 2022 0

Transportation Safety Leaders Gather at Capitol

Thursday, March 31st, transportation safety leaders gathered in front of the State Capitol steps to advocate for increased attention and stable investment for transportation infrastructure and safety. In 2021 , the Minnesota Department of Public Safety recorded 502 traffic fatalities, the highest number since 2007, when the state recorded 510 deaths. House Transportation chair, Rep.…
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April 1, 2022 0

Crosby City Council meeting from Feb. 14th leads to posting of Police Chief position

By Paul Vold (2/22/22) (Crosby, MN) — The Crosby City Council meeting from Februry 14th included talks of City projects and personnel matters relating to the Crosby Police Department from the City Hall Council Chambers. Cadence Wynn, 9th grader from C-I High School and member of the Student Action Leadership Team, on planting a…
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February 21, 2022 0

Bagley One Act Play Headed to State Festival

The Bagley High School One Act Play cast and crew performed their show “Journey to the World’s Edge” at the section competition last Saturday in Hallock. They were among eight schools vying for the first place win and honor to represent Section 8A schools at the State Festival this week in St. Paul. The Bagley…
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February 8, 2022 0

Central Lakes College awards ‘Learn and Earn’ scholarships

By Paul Vold (2/9/22) (Brainerd, MN) — Central Lakes College announced their pilot Learn and Earn Program awarded three scholarships to the benefit of students and local businesses. Scholarship recipients include Taylor Hayford (Accounting – AAS), James Gedde (Associate of Arts), and Zachary Nelson (Business Transfer Pathway). In its first semester, the Learn and…
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February 8, 2022 0