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Zero Tolerance Idiots

Today’s quote offered by a faithful reader: If you don’t want your car keyed, don’t date a stripper. T.B. (2017)

How idiotic are “zero tolerance” policies you ask? 534 more words


Missing elderly Houston County man found safe

HOUSTON COUNTY, Tenn. (WKRN) – An elderly man who went missing in Houston County has been found safe.

Authorities say James Downey left his home in Tennessee Ridge around 12 p.m. 19 more words


2 Arrested After Trading Gunfire With Police, Fleeing

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Two people have been arrested after an incident in Houston County early Monday morning that involved gunfire and a chase.

The incident happened in La Crescent, as two police officers reported they saw two men behaving “suspiciously” at a Kwik Trip along 3rd Street. 128 more words


Heavy Rain Causes Flooding, Mudslides In SE Minn., Western Wis.

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Several hundred people evacuated their homes early Thursday in the small western Wisconsin community of Arcadia as heavy rain sent a creek over its banks. 320 more words


Man wanted in Henry County now in police custody

ERIN, Tenn. (WKRN) – A wanted man out of Henry County has reportedly been located and is in police custody.

James Perkins Jr. was wanted for questioning in relation to kidnapping, rape, reckless endangerment with a vehicle, and aggravated assault, according to the Houston County Sheriff’s Department. 99 more words


Tennessee men charged with fishing over the legal limit

ERIN, Tenn. (AP) — Authorities say two Tennessee men face several charges after they were found in possession of fish well beyond the legal limit. 108 more words


Erin residents asked to boil water before consumption

ERIN, Tenn. (WKRN) – Residents in Erin, Tennessee, are being advised to boil their water before drinking it until further notice.

The Houston County Emergency Management Agency sent out the alert Monday night saying the Erin Water Department was working to repair broken lines in their systems, leaving many without any water at all. 169 more words