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Mother and son escape early morning fire

May 18, 2012 in Pine Journal

A Cloquet mother and son escaped an early morning fire last Friday without harm thanks in part to the smoke alarm. Continue Reading

John Johnson, East Grand Forks, column: Partisanship ruined session, blocked key bills

May 18, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Most of the session was spent with both parties digging their own ideological trenches and then shouting at each other for being obstructionists. For that, the 2012 session was mostly a disappointment and a failure. Continue Reading

Winnning streak extends for Spring Valley/Plum City

May 18, 2012 in Pierce County Herald

The Spring Valley/Plum City win-streak continued Friday as the Cardinals blanked St. Croix Central 3-0 Continue Reading

Boys Tennis: Monte blanks MACCRAY

May 18, 2012 in West Central Tribune

By winning each match in straight sets, Montevideo ended the regular season Friday by blanking MACCRAY 7-0 in a non-conference match Continue Reading

Girls Golf: Litch outduels Willmar

May 18, 2012 in West Central Tribune

Kennedy Sommerfeld shot 41 for medalist honors and Litchfield edged Willmar by 10 shots in a dual meet Friday at Eagle Creek Golf Course Continue Reading

Boys Golf: Monte wins 3rd straight South meet

May 18, 2012 in West Central Tribune

Montevideo won its third straight West Central South Conference meet of the season by edging Benson/KMS by one stroke Friday Continue Reading

Get me to the bank on time

May 18, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

I received a notice recently about refinancing my mortgage. I get these all the time, but this one was a little different. It suggested that if I could come up with some $80,000 to lower my loan amount, I could get the rest down to a 2 percent interest rate for 30 years, well below market rates, and save a boatload. Continue Reading

Honor Flight veteran has put his life to music

May 18, 2012 in Duluth News Tribune

If you like jazz, you might stop by Club Saratoga some Saturday afternoon to listen to Gordy Everett croon. You’ll also get to see him do some soft-shoe on stage. “I’m the oldest guy that’s ever been on that stage,” said Everett, 89.
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Southwest Region’s boys sprinters enjoy friendly competition

May 18, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

Jokes will be put aside when the boys sprinters from the Class B Southwest Region take to the starting line. Continue Reading

Midgets light up scoreboard, beat Jays

May 18, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

The Dickinson High softball team’s focus has been getting the bats going early. Continue Reading