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Discrepancies in records were the culprit in Monday's confusion about whether City Council Member John Key's appointment to the Port Authority had expired. City Attorney Jay Squires is expected to officially notify the council and Port Authority that not only is Key's term active, but it expires in 2008 -- not 2006 as the council thought. In January 2002, the council unanimously reappointed Key to his first full term on the Port Authority. He had been appointed in 1999 to finish a term vacated by John Selkirk.
More often than not, police officers Jeff Mund and Tom Rikli could pass for teachers in Twin Bluff Middle School and Red Wing High School. They are often in street clothes and their office doors usually remain open. It is their job to handle the more serious incidents ones that could potentially lead to charges that occur on school grounds. But much of their time, they said, is spent talking and listening to students. "I love it," Rikli said. "I get to talk to all the kids. It's easy to get jaded when you work on the streets and you only have contact with bad kids.
TRAFFIC COURT The following cases of area residents were processed in Goodhue County District Court. Fines do not necessarily include surcharges or other fees imposed by the court. Jan. 2: Timothy Henke, 312 E.
Agnes Marian Sorkil, 87, Zumbrota, died Wednesday at St. Marys Hospital in Rochester. She was born May 30, 1915, in Roscoe to Carl and Ida (Berg) Haugen. She attended Bringold County School District 82. On July 2, 1942, she married Thorvald Sorkil in Zumbrota. They farmed near Zumbrota for 50 years. He died Dec. 5, 1992. She moved to the Zumbrota Towers in 1996.
Today Reception for quilt show, 5-8 p.m., Red Wing Arts Association Gallery, City Hall. Pierce County Human Services Committee, 5 p.m., office. Arts Alive assembly, 6:30 p.m., Sunnyside Elementary School. Gamblers Anonymous, 6:30 p.m., Assembly of God Church. La Leche League, 6:30 p.m., First Lutheran Church. Newcomers Ladies Night Out, 7 p.m., St. James Hotel. Bay City Seniors, 7 p.m., Village Hall. Girl Scout leaders, 7 p.m., Integreat, 308 Bush St. Emotions Anonymous, 7 p.m., Red Wing Health Center.
Gerald C. Pechacek, 82, Ellsworth, died Tuesday at Ellsworth Care Center. He was born July 15, 1920, in Beldenville to Carl and Nona (Teausaw) Pechacek. He farmed for 40 years. He worked for Jacques Seeds Co., the town of Trimbelle, and Pierce County Highway Department. He retired from Armours Meat Co. Then they traveled throughout the United States. He donated many gallons of blood over the years and ushered for more than 50 years at First Presbyterian Church, Ellsworth. He enjoyed fishing and reading. He served in the U.S.
People representing nearly every special interest imaginable are lining up before lawmakers, asking that their programs be spared from inevitable budget cuts. Add the Republican Eagle, as a representative of the Minnesota Newspaper Association, to the que. Our special interest is a bit broader than most, however. Our concern affects all Minnesotans. We request that the state keep intact the information policy analysis division within the Department of Administration.
Basketball Sixth grade Red Wing had two teams competing in the St. Cloud Winter Shootout during the weekend. Red Wing White placed third. Team members were Andy Ahern, Sam Bezdichek, Connor Burke, Nate Kelly, Alex Nelson, Isaac Oeltjen, Joe Smith and Alex Symanski. Red Wing Rockets took fifth place. The Rockets lost to Sartell, which advanced to the championship game, but then won the next three games.
To The Editor: On Jan. 10, Hans Blix, chief U.N. weapons inspector, told the Security Council that his team hadn't found any "smoking guns." On Jan. 27, Blix will make a full report to the council; he's widely expected to repeat that, to date, no evidence of Iraqi weapons of mass destruction have been found. And according to newspaper reports, Tony Blair's "assessment of the situation is increasingly in line with that of Mr. Blix." Meanwhile, at the White House, presidential spokesman Ari Fleischer continued to make the case for invading Iraq.
NOTICE OF MORTGAGE FORECLOSURE SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that default has occurred in the conditions of the following described mortgage: DATE OF MORTGAGE: October 5, 1999 ORIGINAL PRINCIPAL AMOUNT OF MORTGAGE: $124,000.00 MORTGAGOR(S): Gregory D. Ericksen , and Cheryl R.