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THERE WERE PLENTY OF ADVOCATES FOR BOTH SIDES OF THE SHERCO ISSUE with (left to right) Rep. Jim Newberger, Sen. Dave Brown, Xcel Energy’s Rick Evans and Beyond Coal’s Curtis Winer doing their best to sway any uncertain citizens to the reasons to keep open or shut down Becker’s Sherco power plant. (Photo by Bill Morgan)

Sherco arguments are heard

 

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Phyllis G. Monson

THE TEEN BAND PLATYPUS will perform at the Big Lake Chamber of Commerce annual Block Party at McPete’s Sept. 6.

NO LEFT TURNS ALLOWED exiting from Big Lake High School property onto Eagle Lake Road when school starts up in September. The new rule is to alleviate congestion and and is part of the county plan which changed traffic lane configurations. (Photo by Jennifer Edwards).

Pictured from left to right are scholarship winners Jordyn Edling, Madi VanHorsen, and Breanna Cornwell volunteering to sell ducks for Monticello’s Riverfest celebration. (Submitted photo.)