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WMS spellers compete in state meet
Boy falls off chairlift at Duluth ski hill
Minnesota, Wisconsin ponder reciprocity renewal
Pregnancy discrimination claims more common in low-wage, male-dominated jobs
State wrestling: Worthington's Carson Hagen ends with a silver
College basketball: Minnesota West women headed to nationals
Section 3A south girls basketball: Hills-Beaver Creek upsets Edgerton
State wrestling: Fischenich, Slater end with a win
State wrestling: Three JCC matmen win championships together
Column: In ACA case, context is critical
Column: Jeb Bush, CPAC pinata
Letter: Dayton's roads and bridges plan deserves support
Letter: New host family is big part of exchange student's month
We’ve become like the former Soviet Union
Cleonora G. Hoffman
Gloria J. Wiese
Joseph L. Tolver
Robert H. Strandberg
A real puzzler: Pat Loosbrock puts together works of art, piece by piece
Column: Hay! Did you know about our town's wonder crop?
Out & About: Feb. 27-March 7
Religion briefs: Feb. 26
Looking Back: 1940 - Historic Chautauqua Park pavilion torn down
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Lamfers 80th birthday
Grube 80th birthday
Erdman 80th birthday
Moser 85th birthday
Data: March 1, 2015
Tax-Forfeited Land Classification Public Meeting Notice
Data: Feb. 28, 2015
Data: Feb. 27, 2015
Notice of Proposed City Ordinance
February 13, 2009
Residents respond to sex offender's plans to move to town
AVOCA -- As word spread Wednesday evening and Thursday morning about a Level III sex offender's plans to move to Avoca, residents began to speak out about the situation. Many of them preferred to remain anonymous, but Michelle Granum, who lives just a block away from where sex offender...
February 13, 2009 - 12:00am
February 12, 2009
Level III sex offender moving to Avoca
SLAYTON -- The Murray County Sheriff's Office released information Wednesday on a Level III sex offender who is expected to be moving to the 100 block of Southwest Third Street in Avoca in the near future. A community notification meeting has been scheduled for 6 p.m. Feb. 26 at...
February 12, 2009 - 12:00am
February 3, 2009
DeGuara cases set for trial
SLAYTON -- A tentative date has been set for a trial regarding stolen firefighter equipment, and two other cases with the same defendant set as back-up trials. Joshua DeGuara, 31, formerly of Avoca, pleaded not guilty to domestic assault in Murray County District Court Monday after...
February 3, 2009 - 12:00am
December 27, 2008
Phony firefighter faces another felony
AVOCA -- A man charged last month with receiving stolen fire department property now faces a second charge, and his friend and roommate is now facing a felony count, too. Joshua Michael DeGuara, 31, of Avoca, is charged with two felony counts of receiving stolen property.
news / crime / courts
December 27, 2008 - 12:00am
November 18, 2008
Avoca man charged in stolen property case
AVOCA -- A man once convicted of impersonating a fireman in California is accused of receiving stolen property that belonged to the Avoca Fire and Rescue Department. The felony-level charge, filed Monday in Murray County District Court, comes with a maximum penalty of five years incarceration...
November 18, 2008 - 12:00am
October 23, 2008
Search turns up more than 1,000 pills
SLAYTON -- A search warrant executed in September in Avoca has resulted in a felony drug possession charge for a woman after authorities discovered hundreds of prescription pills in the house. Gretchen Marie Scott, aka Gretchen Marie DeGuara, 26, of Avoca, was charged Tuesday with...
October 23, 2008 - 12:00am
July 16, 2008
Avoca ready to enjoy 'Fun in the Sun'
AVOCA -- What could be more fun than trying to catch a greased pig? Watching a bunch of kids try to catch it, of course. Avoca is celebrating 130 years of existence this weekend during the Avoca Fun In The Sun (Avoca FITS) celebration, with music, a few tournaments and an assortment...
July 16, 2008 - 12:00am