Monthly Archives: December 2011

Salazar announces removal of gray wolves from threatened and endangered species list

Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar announced Wednesday, that gray wolf populations in the Great Lakes region have recovered and no longer require the protection of the Endangered Species Act. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is publishing a final … Continue reading

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Apple Valley youth hockey at Xcel Energy Center

Apple Valley youth hockey mini mites took over center ice for a team scrimmage between the 2nd and 3rd periods of the Minnesota Wild versus Edmonton hockey game at the Xcel Energy Center on December 29. The team from Apple … Continue reading

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Firefighters called to Baldwin home

Baldwin firefighters were called to 28838 108th St. NW at about 2:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 30 on the report of a possible house fire. Firefighters found an electrical fire that authorities said appeared to have started with a fuse box. … Continue reading

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Elk girls defeat Monticello, 56-49, for first trophy in six years

For the first time since 2006, Elk River girls basketball has earned a trophy. The Elks outlasted the Monticello Magic 56-49, powered by center Victoria Jenson, in the finals of Monticello’s eight-team holiday tournament Thursday evening. “It means a lot. … Continue reading

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Thank you letters for Jan. 1, 2012

To the Editor: A big salute to the Morrison County American Dairy Association and KLTF for sponsoring the second annual Christmas dairy basket giveaway. I really appreciate all the hard work and dedication the dairy farmers do to feed us … Continue reading

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Cemetery destroyed brother’s belongings

To the Editor: I recently found the things placed on my brother’s headstone have been removed and destroyed in Oakland Cemetery. We were told that the (Cemetery) Board voted on removing “everything” by Oct. 1. My brother has been gone … Continue reading

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Republicans are continuing to lie

To the Editor: We know habits are hard to break, and bad habits seem to be toughest. So it will be interesting to see if the Republican Party will be able to stop lying. We know they put out a … Continue reading

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Stop whining and support the rich

To the Editor: Are you one of those who’s been whining about that big increase in your property taxes? Even worse, have you been blaming Mike LeMieur and the Republicans, just because they kept tax rates low for the wealthiest … Continue reading

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Cambridge-Isanti District 911 Board considers renovating CIHS kitchen

The Cambridge-Isanti School Board is considering a $1.6 million renovation of its commercial kitchen area at the high school. During the board meeting Thursday, Dec. 22, Mark Eisenbacher, Building and Grounds Director, explained the district has been working on the … Continue reading

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God bless Charlie’s Christmas gift

To the Editor: It’s Sunday morning, Christmas morning, my family had a wonderful celebration the evening before, so I am doing usual Sunday routine, reading the Record. I pick up the paper and the following headline hits me, “Charlie’s Pizza … Continue reading

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