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WELCH TOWNSHIP: 3/1/18 Hearing - Stoffel (Vet Clinic)
BID NOTICE AGGREGATE
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MEETING CANCELLATION 2-26-18
BOARD COMM 1-16-2018
Kim M. (Schluessler) Wood
Loretta A. (Yanisch) Scaffer
Jean B. Duden
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crime and courts
January 22, 2018
Mental health drugs carry a cost for county jails
A surge in the number people with mental health problems continues to strain county jails, and in Goodhue County, the cost of managing their...
January 22, 2018 - 8:07am
January 18, 2018
Minn. Supreme Court upholds order to unlock phone with fingerprint as lawful
ST PAUL, Minn.—The Minnesota Supreme Court has upheld a lower court decision allowing the government to lawfully order someone to unlock their cellphone. While touching on the question of how the law strives to keep up with technology, the case of the State v. Matthew Diamond...
January 18, 2018 - 7:05pm
Traffic stop leads to theft, drug charges
A routine traffic stop Wednesday morning, Jan. 10, led to the discovery of stolen mail and financial/identification cards and drugs, according...
January 18, 2018 - 2:50pm
January 15, 2018
Ellsworth police: Police called multiple times to Piety Street
The following incidents were investigated by the Ellsworth Police Department Dec. 18-Jan. 7. Arrests • Stephanie Peabody, 21, Ellsworth, was...
January 15, 2018 - 1:00pm
January 12, 2018
Police seeking information on Farmington armed robbery
Farmington police are asking the public for help identifying two suspects in an armed gas station robbery earlier this week. The robbery happened...
January 12, 2018 - 10:57am
January 10, 2018
Mental health drugs carry a cost for Minnesota jails
A surge in the number people with mental health problems continues to strain to county jails, and in Goodhue County, the cost of managing their...
January 10, 2018 - 3:00pm
Report of holstered firearm puts Dakota County Technical College on lockdown
A report of what appeared to be a holstered firearm put Dakota County Technical College on lockdown for more than an hour Wednesday afternoon,...
January 10, 2018 - 2:33pm
Pierce County sheriff's blotter: Spotlight draws arrest
Spotlight draws arrest A deputy stopped Jan. 4 at W3202 160th Ave. in Maiden Rock to tell a man that his high-powered spotlight was blinding...
January 10, 2018 - 11:00am
January 2, 2018
Pierce County sheriff's blotter: OWI arrests; Bay City vandalism
Traffic trouble • An Elmwood man was arrested at 11:23 p.m. Dec. 22 at 330th Avenue and County Road S in Plum City after a traffic stop. The...
January 2, 2018 - 9:00am
January 1, 2018
Top 10, No. 3: Dog breeder saga brought raft of convictions
An Elmwood-area man's dog breeding practices landed criminal convictions this year and he's not through with the court system yet. A jury in...
January 1, 2018 - 5:28pm
Top 10, No. 5: Goodhue 'sex room' uncovered
Goodhue County authorities discovered an alleged "sex room" in Goodhue in January 2017. Michael Lowell Germain, 43, and Heather Laverne Germain,...
January 1, 2018 - 3:26pm
December 23, 2017
Pierce County sheriff's blotter: Wrecked helicopter watch; Late night driver
The National Guard reported a helicopter involved in a crash was being left at Red Wing Regional Airport on Dec. 13. A deputy taped off the damaged...
December 23, 2017 - 8:00pm
December 22, 2017
Former deputy enters pleas of not guilty
A former Pierce County Sheriff's deputy pleaded not guilty to two counts of felony theft in Pierce County Circuit Court Friday, Dec. 22. Robby...
December 22, 2017 - 2:19pm
December 19, 2017
Police safely remove man holed-up in basement
A Red Wing man is in jail after a standoff with authorities. At approximately 9 p.m. Dec. 15, the Red Wing Police Department responded to a disturbance...
December 19, 2017 - 11:49am
2 life sentences for Minn. man who murdered woman, unborn child
HASTINGS, Minn. — A Dakota County jury convicted a 24-year-old Brooklyn Park man Monday, Dec. 18, in the January deaths of an Eagan woman...
December 19, 2017 - 11:14am