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Articles from the April 25, 2013 edition

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 By Tim Franklin    News    April 25, 2013

Commissioner's death brings end to decades of service

Long-time county commissioner and former state legislator Doug Carlson, 74, of Sandstone, died Monday evening. Carlson was found deceased around 6:30 p.m. in the men’s restroom on the second floor...

 
 By Lois Johnson    News    April 25, 2013

Barnum school to hire principal

The Barnum School Board voted to hire a high school principal at the meeting of the board on Tuesday, April 16. Discussion had taken place at last month’s board meeting about whether to hire or not...

 
 News    April 25, 2013

Large-scale drill held at MSOP

The Minnesota Sex Offender Program (MSOP) in Moose Lake held a large-scale drill on April 17 to help staff and local emergency responders prepare for emergency situations at the facility. Moose Lake...

 
 By Colette Stadin    News    April 25, 2013

Enough snow!

Following a spring snowstorm last week, which caused a power outage affecting nearly 2,000 Lake Country Power members, the fresh coat of yet more snow Tuesday morning was an unwelcome sight. Though...

 
 Lifestyles    April 25, 2013

Garden club gears up for summer

The Willow River Garden Club, better known as the Feed and Weed Girls, are thinking about spring and summer (even though it looks a lot like winter outside). The past few years, they planted hanging...

 
 By Roxy Olsen    Lifestyles    April 25, 2013

Barnum, Moose Lake 4th Annual Transportation Night May 15

Barnum and Moose Lake’s Early Childhood Programs have collaborated for another year to host their 4th Annual “Transportation Night and Spaghetti Dinner.” All the funds are divided between the two programs and used to help enhance their Early Ch...

 
 By Dan Lingle    Lifestyles    April 25, 2013

'Footloose' in Barnum

Barnum High School students put on their best for Saturday's prom, themed "Footloose." Those attending traveled to Clyde Ironworks for dinner and a dance following the grand march held at the school....

 
 By Wick Fisher    Opinion    April 25, 2013

The tale of Jude the Wonder Dog

I bellied up to the bar at Whimp’s in beautiful downtown Burbank, South Dakota. “Hey Ken, we named our kid after your dog.” The guy sitting next to Ken slowly slithered toward the corner. “Con...

 
 By State Rep Mike Sundin    Opinion    April 25, 2013

DFL launches real jobs program

After the hit Minnesota took in the Great Recession of 2008, we were promised that lawmakers would “focus like a laser” on creating jobs. That didn’t work out so well. They lost focus, and two years went by with no action on jobs. We were...

 
 Sports    April 25, 2013

Butkiewicz to participate in Reebok hockey program

The Reebok Minnesota Hockey High Performance 15, 16 and 17 programs are designed to identify the best players in Minnesota and to provide the top players from each district or section a chance to play with and against the best players in the state....

 
 Business    April 25, 2013

The Evergreen classifieds

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