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Updated Jun 27, 2014 at 2:53 PM

June is Rail Crossing Safety Awareness Month. It serves to remind us that risky behavior near railroad tracks can be a matter of life and death. Already this year, there have been 25 highway-rail grade collisions in Minnesota. In February, drivers in Elk River went around lowered gates at two different crossings and their vehicles were hit by trains. Fortunately, only property was damaged. However, too many people have suffered serious injuries or death at railroad crossings in the state.

Updated Jun 27, 2014 at 2:28 PM

The Yellow Medicine County Relay For Life committee would like to express our appreciation for the support shown by our communities for the American Cancer Society! Many of you were there (at the Relay For Life) to enjoy the activities provided by...

Updated Jun 5, 2014 at 4:39 PM

Recently, I attended a library meeting in the Pioneerland region. Also in attendance were librarians, commissioners, media people, and other ordinary citizens. Mark Ranum, head of Pioneerland and Plum Creek Library systems (over 50 local libraries...

Updated Jun 5, 2014 at 4:37 PM

A little boy was watching Sesame Street. The babysitter checked on him. She asked him what he was watching. The little boy replied, “My mom told me I better watch my Ps and Qs.”

Updated Apr 17, 2014 at 4:40 PM

Ed Note: The article in the Montevideo American News that the letter writer refers to can be found on page 3B of this issue of the Advocate Tribune.

Updated Apr 17, 2014 at 4:34 PM

Has the village of Granite Falls completely lost its collective mind? First it allowed the government to tear down the city hall, and now it is about to allow the county to tear down the courthouse. The city managed to preserve a small part of its...

Updated Apr 3, 2014 at 5:04 PM

There was a famous story told once in awhile – I would listen closely.

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