Another silver World Championship for ‘Monster’ Mike

“Monster” Mike Schultz is on a fast pace heading toward the 2022 Paralympics that begin March 4 in Beijing. Two World Championships in Lillehammer yielded Schultz two silver medals, in dual slalom snowboard and in snowboard cross. “I had an amazing day of competition, I put in fast and consistent runs on a fun and…

Multi-vehicle crash in Le Sauk Township

At about 9:45 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 22, the Stearns County Dispatch Center received a report of a two-vehicle crash on County Road 1 near Heim’s Mill in Le Sauk Township. The area of road where the crash occurred was extremely icy at the time of the crash. -Kaitlyn Johnson, 23, of Montrose, was driving her…

Thefts last week

Deputy Paul Breth responded to a burglary call earlier this week. The caller was at his storage shed in Lynden Twp. and was reporting that someone had cut off his lock and replaced it with another. The business owner had cut the lock off for him and he was reporting missing items. Those items included…

Motor vehicle injury accident

At about 9:57 p.m. -Wednesday, Jan. 19, the Meeker County -Sheriff’s Office received multiple 911 calls of a motor vehicle injury accident on County State Aid Highway 19 at the intersection of 737th Avenue in North Kingston Township. Meeker Deputies, Kimball Fire, Dassel Rescue, Watkins Ambulance, and Mayo Ambulance responded to the scene. Deputies responded…

Meeker County Sheriff’s Office

Date, Time, Call, Location: Disposition 01/23/22, 02:00 am, Ordinance Violation (winter parking), Central Av S, City of Watkins: Citation Issued. 01/23/22, 02:09 am, Ordinance Violation, Cedar Av S, City of Watkins: Citation Issued. 01/23/22, 02:10 am, Ordinance Violation, Cedar Av S, City of Watkins: Citation Issued. 01/23/22, 02:22 am, Ordinance Violation, Cedar Av S, City…

Wright County Sheriff’s Office

Jan. 23, Philip Brandon Lundeen, 32 of Maple Lake, was arrested in Annandale on a Wright County warrant for fifth-degree possession of a controlled substance violations. Jan. 21, Andrew Karl Hanson, 52 of Maple Lake, was arrested in Clearwater on the charge of third-degree DWI. Jan. 21, Daniel Eugene Degrote, 41 of Buffalo, was arrested…

Ribbon cutting for WealthCare, Inc.

Eden Valley Chamber held a ribbon cutting held on Thursday, Jan. 13. Lesage, Reynolds, and Welter at 101 Stearns Avenue East was sold to WealthCare, Inc. Pictured (from left) are Janice Sheets (Chamber), Sarah Raddatz and Austin Dufner (WealthCare, Inc.), Ronald Welter (previous owner of Lesage, Reynolds, and Welter), Chad Middendorf (new owner – WealthCare,…

Ribbon cutting at Eden Valley Lumber

Eden Valley Area Chamber held a ribbon cutting on Thursday, Jan. 13. Eden Valley Lumber was sold to long-time employee Brent Boe on Thursday, Dec. 30, 2021. Pictured (from left) are previous owners, Dan and Connie Haag, new owner Brent Boe, Eden Valley Area Chamber Ambassadors – Steve Schmitt, Kris Kelm, and Nancy McNab. Submitted…

SFA’s Annual Conference moves to March 18 in St. Joseph

Originally scheduled for Feb. 12, the Sustainable Farming Association’s (SFA) Annual Conference will be held 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. on Fri., March 18, at the College of Saint Benedict in St. Joseph. SFA made the decision to change the date in the interest of the health and safety of all in attendance, and in the ability…