Tri-County News
Ethel Mary Prouty, 96

Ethel Mary Prouty, 96

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Ethel Mary Prouty of Hillsboro, Ore., died Tuesday, June 28, 2022, at Legacy Meridian Park Hospital. She was 96. A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, July 5, at Portland Apostolic Lutheran Church in Tualatin, Ore. Burial...

Mildred “Millie” Nelson, 72

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Mildred "Millie" Nelson died March 30, 2022, at Country Manor in Sartell. She was 72. A memorial service will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, July 9, at Ostmark Lutheran Church in rural Watkins. Visitation will be held one hour...

Cindy Wills, 59

Cindy Wills, 59

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Cindy Wills died Saturday, June 18, 2022, at her Fair Haven home. She was 59. Memorial services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, July 23, at St. John's Lutheran Church in Kimball with Pastor David Milz officiating. Visitation will...

Kevin Stanz, 50

Kevin Stanz, 50

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Kevin Stanz of Kimball died Monday, June 20, 2022, at St. Cloud Hospital. He was 50. Services will be held at 10:30 am. Friday, June 24, at Dingmann Funeral Care Chapel in Kimball with Fr. Tom Olson officiating. Visitation will...

St. Wendelin Parish Festival, July 31

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St. Wendelin Parish in Luxemburg will hold its annual Parish Festival Sunday, July 31, beginning with Mass at 10 a.m. in the church followed by a chicken/dressing/ham dinner and all the trimmings served in an air-conditioned indoors or outdoors until...

Corpus Christi procession in Eden Valley

Corpus Christi procession in Eden Valley

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Quarry Park medical

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At about 1:32 p.m. Saturday, June 18, the Stearns County Sheriff’s Office Emergency Communications Center received a call of a medical emergency at Quarry Park located at 1802 County Road 137 in Waite Park near Quarry 12 and 13. It...

Wet spring and rising temps lead to potential harmful algae

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The MPCA predicts more new algal blooms in time for upcoming July 4 weekend Nutrients in run-off from spring rainstorms, combined with persistent hot weather on the way, can mean trouble for lakes across Minnesota, triggering algal blooms that can...

I left my heart in Sweden

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Ever since I did my DNA and found that I was 35% Swedish, I have wanted to visit the country. I had the opportunity in May to go for 10 days. Friends moved there about...

Dear Reader:

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It’s been a few months since we did a major upgrade of our website, both the hosting and the features on it. So far, we’ve been pleased with the transition, and with response from our...

Gratitude in the everyday

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Today I was overwhelmed by a feeling of gratitude. This isn’t a given for me, at this point in my life. Sometimes I feel the opposite of gratitude; for that I am sorry. I have...

Gratitude in the everyday

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Today I was overwhelmed by a feeling of gratitude. This isn’t a given for me, at this point in my life. Sometimes I feel the opposite of gratitude; for that I am sorry. I have...

Absentee voting has begun for Primary Election

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Randy Schreifels, Stearns County Auditor-Treasurer, wants voters to know that absentee balloting began Friday, June 24, 2022 for the Aug. 9 Primary, with a new location for 2022! Absentee voting...

CCC helped millions of unemployed in Great Depression

CCC helped millions of unemployed in Great Depression

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      Worked in Forestry Protection and Improvement in Minnesota Few federal government programs today are viewed as efficient and popular, with long-lasting effects. This June marks 80 years...

Webinar about Minnesota’s draft wolf plan update to be held July 13

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Anyone interested in learning more about the Department of Natural Resources’ draft wolf plan update is invited to an informational webinar at 6 p.m. Wednesday, July 13. The webinar is...

Friday Update, June 24, 2022

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Spring activities and State Champions We had a very successful and rewarding spring sports season with multiple teams winning Conference and Section titles, as well as a State Championship for...