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Bail Set For Cambridge Man Charged In St. Croix River Stabbing

BALSAM LAKE, Wis. (WCCO) — Friends and family got to see the man accused of stabbing to death 34-year-old Peter Kelly, a father of five, after a fishing argument turned deadly Tuesday night. 350 more words


Spring Football on the Way

Head football coach for Frostproof, Shannon Benton, addresses the players at last year’s summer football camp.

As spring baseball and softball start to wind down, a fall sport is getting ready to begin. 251 more words

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Pavers Are Valuable: Adding Worth to Your Home

We know that curb appeal (or total exterior appeal) is important when it comes to selling your home, or maintaining your good  standing with your HOA. 277 more words

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Polk County Jailer Spends the Night on Wrong Side of the Bars

DES MOINES, Iowa — A Polk County jailer found himself on the other side of the bars over the weekend.

39-year-old Ryan Scrivner is accused of stalking his ex-girlfriend. 223 more words


Polk County Area Announces Enhanced Public Safety Service

POLK COUNTY, Iowa — Officials have announced a new service that will help first responders save valuable time in emergency situations.

The national service, called Smart911, allows citizens to create a free Safety Profile for their household. 198 more words


Community Support: The Cornerstone of the Toga Trot 5K

The countdown is on!  We are now less than two weeks away from the Toga Trot 5K, and we NEED full school support! Teachers, parents, kids, friends, neighbors…YOU STILL HAVE TIME!   360 more words

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Senior Night in Frostproof

Three seniors will play their final baseball game at Gary Garrett Field in Frostproof on Tuesday, April 7.

Beau Borders, Cory Franks, and Joshua Romero will compete for the last time on their home turf, barring hosting a playoff game. 147 more words

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