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Sheriff’s report 6-30-22

A deputy conducted a traffic stop on Highway 71 near Industrial Parkway in Jackson. As a result, the driver was issued a citation for speed — 62 miles per hour in a 45-mph zone. A deputy issued two “I Got Caught” tickets good for free ice cream cones to...
JACKSON, MN
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Cottonwood County Citizen Online

Motorist scam costs Windom store $148

Area convenience store clerks are no doubt keeping a close eye on pumps and fuel purchases, given the price of gasoline. However, that doesn’t prevent motorists from trying various schemes to steal gas. Last Thursday, a motorist walked into the Windom Speedway convenience store and complained that his credit card did not work at the pump.
WINDOM, MN
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Woman arrested after biting, Macing man

ASHTON—A 40-year-old Worthington, MN, woman was arrested about 7:05 p.m. Friday, June 24, near Ashton on a charge of first-offense domestic abuse assault resulting in injury or mental illness. The arrest of Shawnda Shree Smith stemmed from a call from a Sheldon man stating the mother of his children...
ASHTON, IA
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Lakefield Standard

Gary Meier, 80

Gary Meier, age 80, of Lakefield, Minnesota passed away on Wednesday, June 22, 2022, at the Good Samaritan Society in Windom, Minnesota. A graveside service will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Friday, July 15, 2022, at Hegre Cemetery in Madison, Minnesota with Pastor Kendall Stelter officiating. Condolences may be...
LAKEFIELD, MN
Lakefield Standard

July 4 corn photo submissions sought

Readers are invited to submit a photo showing the height of Jackson County corn on the Fourth of July for a chance to appear in the Lakefield Standard. Submitted photos must be taken on July 4 and include at least one person standing next to the stalks. Submissions must include the names of those in the photo and the location of the cornfield.
JACKSON COUNTY, MN
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Possible Injuries Reported in Accident Near Heron Lake

(Heron Lake, MN)—Possible injuries were reported in a two vehicle accident Friday evening near Heron Lake. The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office says the accident happened shortly before 5:49 pm on County Road 9 about 1 mile south of Heron Lake. A Case International Farmall 95, driven by Dan Jensen of Heron Lake, pulling a drill was travelling northbound on CR 9 and was being followed by a 2015 Dodge Journey driven by Judy Oigara of Lakefield. The tractor signaled a left turn. As it began to make the left turn into a driveway, the Dodge attempted to pass and collided with the tractor.
HERON LAKE, MN
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Watch for windsocks

St. Mary’s CCW Tracy Area Garden Tour to feature areas in and around Milroy. The St. Mary’s CCW-sponsored Tracy Area Gardens and Quilts Tour last year focused on Tracy. This year, the tour will head back out of town. The seventh annual tour, which will take place from...
TRACY, MN
Cottonwood County Citizen Online

Ukraine native comes to Windom

Most of us have moved at least once in our lives. You make the decision, you plan, you pack, you load everything up, and you drive to the new place that you will call home. It can be a little scary at first, not knowing the area and meeting new people, but you adjust over time.
WINDOM, MN
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Windom man accused of molesting child

A Windom man is accused of molesting a child known to him. Austin Richard Crowell, 31, was charged Tuesday with four counts of felony 2nd-degree criminal sexual conduct in Cottonwood Court. The charges indicate the victim was under the age of 14 and had a significant relationship with Crowell. A...
WINDOM, MN
Lakefield Standard

Pavelko will open new coffee shop July 5

After years of perfecting roasts, developing recipes and remodeling space, Brent Pavelko’s labor of love has reached its culmination. SOJO Coffee Co.’s downtown Lakefield coffee shop will open for ...
LAKEFIELD, MN
Lakefield Standard

All invited to celebrate the Fourth in Okabena

The whole of Jackson County and beyond are invited to Okabena on July 4 for the community’s annual Fourth of July celebration. The day features a kiddie pedal pull, kiddie parade and grand parade, ic...
OKABENA, MN
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