Happy Friday A little rainy today…..What a perfect day to wear your favourit…

Happy Friday A little rainy today…..What a perfect day to wear your favourite (appropriate for school)jeans!! Don’t forget your gold coin donation to help find a cure for genetic illnesses….

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Evelyn M. Nielsen

Evelyn M. (Heskett) Nielsen was born on April 24, 1942, in Albert Lea, Minnesota, the daughter of Ray and Martha (Jensen) Heskett. Evelyn died on Tuesday, August 4, at Prairie Senior Cottages in New Richland, MN. She was 78. Evelyn’s favorite pastime was spending time with children and grandchildren and attending their events. She loved […]
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Daily COVID-19 update: All but 1 area counties report new cases

All but one area counties reported new lab-confirmed COVID-19 cases on Thursday, according to the daily update from the Minnesota Department of Health. Freeborn County reported two new cases, increasing the county’s cumulative count to 358. One of the new cases is in their 40s and one person is in their 50s, according to the […]
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Building, vehicles spray-painted and other reports

Police received a report at 7:09 a.m. Wednesday of a work truck that was reported spray-painted at 1211 Swanhill Drive.  Police received a report at 8:35 a.m. Wednesday of a building and cars that were spray-painted at 408 S. First Ave.    Thefts reported Police received a report at 11:40 p.m. Wednesday of someone who […]
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Clarks Grove man finishes 100-mile walking fundraiser (with video)

CLARKS GROVE — Mickey Nelson crosses the finish line Wednesday afternoon after walking 100 miles over the summer for his 100th birthday. Nelson set the goal in an effort to raise money for the Salvation Army Northern Division to be used for COVID-19 relief.
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STDs on the rise in Minnesota

State health officials are concerned about an increase in cases of syphilis, chlamydia and gonorrhea among Minnesotans.
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Minneapolis commission takes up proposal to disband police

MINNEAPOLIS — A Minneapolis commission is expected to take up a proposed amendment Wednesday that would dismantle the city’s Police Department in the wake of George Floyd’s death and replace it with a new public safety department. A majority of the City Council backs the idea, with supporters saying it would do away with a […]
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Voters sue Walz to block face masks at Minnesota polls

MINNEAPOLIS — A group of voters sued Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz and other officials on Tuesday to try to block a requirement that voters wear face masks at polling place to help stop the spread of the coronavirus. Members of the Minnesota Voters Alliance, backed by Republican lawmakers, argue that Walz’s mask mandate conflicts with […]
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Queensland slams border shut on NSW/ACT

Queensland will close its borders to all NSW and ACT residents from this Saturday following a spike in coronavirus cases in southern states. Queensland slams border shut on NSW/ACT Click…

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WATCH LIVE: Mackay SHS take on St Brendan’s College

LIVE STREAM https://m.dailymercury.com.au/news/aaron-payne-cup-how-to-watch-massive-double-header/4071948/?utm_campaign=%5B%27alert%27%5D&utm_medium=%5B%27email%27%5D&utm_source=%5B%27Daily+Mercury%27%5D WATCH LIVE: Mackay SHS take on St Brendan’s College Click here to view the original post. The post WATCH LIVE: Mackay SHS take on St Brendan’s College…

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