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By THERESA MAlloy WACONIA PATRIOT Two men are arrested and charged with murder in the death of 90-year-old Earl Olander in San Francisco Township. The Carver County Attorney’s office filed charges on Wednesday, May 13. Reinol Godine Vergara, 35, of Richfield is charged with two counts of second de...Read More
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By Lorrie Ham No parent expects that call. But Deb Noethe of St. Bonifacius got that call last October when her 28-year-old son, Garret Bethke, died of a heroin overdose. In an education effort, the City of St. Bonifacius is hosting a Community Drug Forum on Thursday, May 7, at 7 p.m., in the Commun...Read More
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The University of Minnesota’s Resilient Communities Project (RCP) is pleased to announce that Carver County has been selected as its partner community for the 2015-16 academic year. The partnership will bring the expertise of the University and hundreds of graduate and professional students to sus...Read More
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Carver County Sheriff Jim Olson recently announced several days and weeks of recognition for Public Safety Personnel serving the citizens of Carver County. National Correctional Officers Week The first full week each May is officially designated as National Correctional Officers Week by the American...Read More
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By Jim Gilbert The air is filled with sounds of birds now in late April. We hear the loud rattling of belted kingfishers, wood peckers drumming, the chattering of tree swallows, mourning doves cooing, and Canada geese honking. Added to this is the “cheer-up” song of the American robin, the disti...Read More
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Jeffrey Engholm has joined the team at Trinity Lutheran Church in Watertown as the new head pastor, and the welcome has been nothing short of positive. “It has been over the top,” Engholm said. “The community and the congregation have been so welcoming.” Engholm credits all the people that h...Read More
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