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By Jim Wright, Correspondent “At times of the day, impossible to predict, incoming (911) calls and officer-generated traffic can be more than one dispatcher can physically handle,” Sheriff Michel Wetzel told the County Board of Commissioners Tuesday. “There are days when up to 15 hours have only one dispatcher on duty in our public safety answering [...]

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To provide our readers with information to help them in their decision-making at the polls, the Record sent out a questionnaire to each of the candidates who filed for the District 4 County Commissioner seat. The two candidates were asked these questions and asked to limit their responses to 100 words: 1) What personal qualities [...]

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By Tina Snell, Staff Writer Two men, both officers with the Morrison County Sheriff’s Department, are in the running for their department’s top position: sheriff. Both have been in law enforcement for many years and have their own  ideas concerning the Sheriff’s Office. When it comes to training, candidate Dan Rocheleau, a senior deputy with the Sheriff’s [...]

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Business coming before the Randall City Council Wednesday night included: •Voting to accept Widseth Smith Nolting’s (WSN) proposals for professional services concerning the upcoming road work. For Superior Avenue, the charge came to $4,800 and another $1,000 for administrative costs. The city had previously paid $4,000 for the job which originally was scheduled to be [...]

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Both the Pierz Pioneers and the USA Patriots completed their bid for undefeated regular seasons. The Pioneers clobbered Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa 46-0 despite a slow start. Senior tailback Robbie Skiba ran for 222 and four touchdowns in the win. The USA Patriots topped United North Central 47-14 to close out their bid for an undefeated season. Kyle [...]

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Shira will live out her life with the Davises, far from harm By Tina Snell, Staff Writer Sgt. Kelsi Davis, a member of the Minnesota National Guard and working at Camp Ripley, wanted another dog. But she didn’t just want any old dog. She wanted one who was retired from service, a prior military working dog. [...]

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