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04/18/2018 - 10:17am
Crime is up in McLeod County, particularly in regard to drug-related crimes and child protection issues, the McLeod County Board heard at its Tuesday morning meeting. McLeod County Attorney Mike Junge presented his 2017 report to the county board. “Criminal activity is not decreasing; in fact, it is increasing dramatically,” said Junge. The attorney’s office charged 508 felony or gross...
04/11/2018 - 10:56am
After serving as Glencoe’s fire chief for nearly eight years, Ron Grack decided 2018 is the year to retire. Looking forward to retirement, for Grack, is a double-edged sword. He’s excited about the extra time he’ll get to spend with his family, friends, tent and fishing rod; however, he admitted that it’ll be strange to take no action when he...
04/11/2018 - 10:54am
The Glencoe Police Department is bringing in a new captain, Tony Padilla, to help solidify Glencoe as the fifth safest city in Minnesota. Padilla used to serve in Gaylord as chief of police and worked for the McLeod County Sheriff's Office as a part-time deputy. He also served in the Army, starting out as an infantryman without a high school...
04/11/2018 - 10:52am
On Monday, April 9, the Glencoe-Silver Lake (GSL) School Board convened to have first discussions on meeting the district’s 20 percent fund balance policy, the possibility of abatement bonds specifically for parking lot reconstruction, and the operating levy referendum The meeting started with audial technical issues, and board members agreed...
04/11/2018 - 10:51am
Jakob Kounkel has joined The McLeod County Chronicle as a staff writer. Kounkel’s main beats will be the Glencoe City Council, Glencoe-Silver Lake School District and feature stories. “My goal as a writer is to report on government and politics at the highest level, and to reach as many people as I can with my writing and ideas,” said Kounkel....
04/11/2018 - 10:49am
McLeod County is currently planning construction projects on County Road 54 (Tagus Avenue) from Sunset Circle to County Road 7 and County Road 62 (Nature Avenue and 125th Street). The projects include blending cement powder and water with portions of the existing gravel surface and subgrade material to create a hardened base layer. Once the base...
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