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Special Olympics holding awards banquet today

August 24, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

Dickinson’s Special Olympics team went through soccer drills on Tuesday, despite the excessive heat. The team was practicing for the upcoming state unified soccer and bocce games Sept. 15-16 at Grand Forks. Continue Reading

Leaders change direction; try to avoid special session

August 20, 2013 in Alexandria Echo Press

Minnesota legislative leaders and Governor Mark Dayton talked for days about the need to hold a special session to help communities recover from late-June floods and storms, but Friday night decided to look at ways to provide money short of calling all 201 legislators back to St. Paul. Continue Reading

Special Olympians take gold at summer games

July 11, 2013 in Alexandria Echo Press

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Area 4 Special Olympics holds gymnastic meet

June 25, 2013 in Alexandria Echo Press

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Official says children at risk an ‘ongoing epidemic’ at Spirit Lake in new report

November 5, 2012 in DL-Online

A child who routinely soiled underpants as a defense against rape. Little boys brazenly engaging in outdoor sex acts. Children left in homes with known sexual predators. Continue Reading

Council hosts special meeting

October 30, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

City discusses budget plans for upcoming year
WORTHINGTON Budget discussions for the Worthington Regional Economic Development Corporation (WREDC), the Municipal Liquor Store and other city entities were the focus of city council members during a special meeting Tuesday morning at City Hall. Continue Reading

Minn. Legislature convenes in special session to take up flood relief

August 24, 2012 in West Central Tribune

ST. PAUL (AP) The Minnesota Legislature has convened in special session to vote on a $167.5 million relief package for Duluth and other communities damaged by floods and storms. Continue Reading

‘I hope this leads to closure’: Man charged with murder of two Spirit Lake children

July 24, 2012 in DL-Online

GRAND FORKS After an agonizing 14 months of waiting and wondering, the people of the Spirit Lake Nation learned Monday that federal authorities had arrested a St. Michael man over the weekend and charged him with the brutal killings of two children. Continue Reading

Special Olympics gymnasts at State Summer Games

July 19, 2012 in Alexandria Echo Press

The Alexandria Area club sent 12 members Continue Reading

Sisters help create unified competition and compassion for Special Olympics team

June 28, 2012 in West Central Tribune

For the last three years Makenna and Addison Hogan have been on the sidelines at Special Olympic track and field events to cheer on their brother, Quinn.
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