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Valentine ‘Val’ Riley, 87

Valentine “Val” Riley died at his Watkins home Sunday, Dec. 29, 2019. He was 87. Mass of Christian Burial will be at 11 a.m. Friday, Jan. 3, at Assumption Catholic Church in Eden Valley with Rev. Aaron Nett officiating. Burial…

2019 Year in Review

~ 2019: a look back ~ By Jean Doran Matua, Editor Perhaps the biggest story of 2019 is also the most recent: the Dec. 5 crash in Marty (Pearl Lake) of a Minnesota National Guard Blackhawk helicopter, killing all three…

Expect clouds and chances of snow while knowing the sun is behind there somewhere

Mark Anthony Meteorologist We had quite a winter storm that impacted the region over the final weekend of 2019. This system moved out of the Pacific Ocean, into the Rockies, then the Central Plains, and finally into the Upper Midwest.…

Congratulations to Lois Jensen
Lois Jensen of Kimball has retired from Harvest Bank (formerly State Bank of Kimball) after 47 years working there as a teller. The bank on Main Street in Kimball held an open house from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Friday, Dec. 20,…
Meeker County Sheriff’s Office

Sunday, December 29, 2019 3:21 a.m. a deputy came across a vehicle in the ditch along MN Highway 24 near County State Aid Highway 42, Litchfield Township. The vehicle was unoccupied, well off the roadway and not a hazard. 10:22…

Wright County Sheriff’s Office

Dec. 27, Luke Patrick McLane, 26 of Annandale, was arrested in Annandale on the charge of domestic assault. Dec. 27, Taylor Hill Barth, 26 of Howard Lake, was arrested in Maple Lake on the charge of receiving stolen property and…

Rezoning request by Michael Slitter

Notice of Public Hearing Notice is hereby given that the Stearns County Planning Commission, in and for the County of Stearns, will conduct certain public hearings as follows: 1. To consider a Rezoning request submitted by Michael Sliter, Clearwater, Minn.…

Minnesota Starwatch for January 2020

By Deane Morrison University of Minnesota Set against the cold morning sky, the warm red of Mars and its stellar counterpart Antares lends a note of cheer to the January darkness. Mars begins the year as a glimmering red dot…

River Lakes boys at Granite City Showcase Tournament

By Pat Garry, Staff Writer The River Lakes boys played three consecutive days last week in the Granite City Showcase Tournament at St. Cloud’s Municipal Athletic Complex (the MAC), and it was an action-packed series. On Thursday, Dec. 26, the…

Lady basketball Eagles Holiday Tourney

By Pat Garry, Staff Writer The Eden Valley-Watkins basketball girls hosted their -Holiday Tournament last Thursday and Friday, Dec. 19 and 20. Eden -Valley-Watkins lost to -Morris Area/CA, 51-47. That set up -Friday’s second-round game, which saw the host Eagles…

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