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Articles from the March 6, 2014 edition

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 By Lois Johnson    News    March 6, 2014

Sex offender lawsuit to proceed

U.S. District of Minnesota Judge Donovan Frank has allowed the class action lawsuit by sex offenders in Minnesota Sex Offender Program (MSOP) facilities in Moose Lake and St. Peter to proceed, accordi...

 
 By Dan Reed    News    March 6, 2014

Cost of flood recovery manager questioned

A total of $44,000 will have been spent from Carlton County general funds for special projects and long-term flood recovery staff from July 2012 through June 2014 as presented by a "History of Board A...

 
 By Press reports    News    March 6, 2014

Offender walks away from CIP

Offender Richard James O’Reilly, age 51, walked away from the Department of Corrections’ (DOC) Challenge Incarceration Program (CIP) in Willow River at approximately 8:30 p.m. February 25, reports the Minnesota Department of Corrections....

 
 By Mike Neault    Lifestyles    March 6, 2014

Best of the beards

TJ's Country Store in Mahtowa holds its first Beard and Mustache Contest Saturday, March 1. The event was held in conjunction with a Vintage Snowmobile Swap and Show. Judges were Mike and Linda...

 
 By Shawn Jansen    Lifestyles    March 6, 2014

'Tarmac' this weekend

Passengers asked to watch over a man's suitcase, played by Jessa Behrman, Michael Conners, Nick Banta, and Kaitlyn Conners, pilfer his clothing in Willow River High School's production of "Tarmac," a...

 
 By Jenny Lanoue-Glerum    Sports    March 6, 2014

12UB girls head to state

For the third time in four years, the Moose Lake Area 12UB hockey team is advancing to the MN Hockey 12UB State Tournament. They girls won four out of five games and battled against the odds to take...

 
 By Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College    Sports    March 6, 2014

Three Thunder women named to MCAC Northern Division team

Three members of the Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College Thunder women's basketball team received recognition for outstanding play and performance during the 2013-14 season. Freshman guard...

 
 By Al Rose    Sports    March 6, 2014

Newman lifts Barnum past MLWR in semifinals

Barnum Bomber Brandon Newman's 29 points, including three 3-pointers and 8-for-10 from the foul stripe, lifted the Bombers past the Moose Lake/Willow River Rebels in a close 61-57 contest during the...

 
 By Wick Fisher    Opinion    March 6, 2014

Escaping winter amongst the palms

The warm, humid air I felt on my face reminded me of the time I entered a Turkish steam bath in Istanbul. I was sporting a thick beard and I hadn’t had a shave or haircut since I landed in London...

 
 By Lois Johnson    Opinion    March 6, 2014

Area schools fill calendar with make-up days

This has been an exceptional winter that has broken records for below zero temperatures and has people dealing with mountains of snow. The European and Asian countries had to deal with the cold and th...

 
 Classifieds    March 6, 2014

The Evergreen classifieds

AUTOMOBILES 1987 Chevy 1/2-ton 4x4, 350 motor, North Dakota truck, $3,500. Three 800x16.5 8-ply tires, $100. (320) 630-8003. 1/11-12/pd 2005 Stratus, runs like new, exceptionally well maintained, no rust, high miles — all highway, many new parts,...