Archive for the ‘Welcome to Cartoon County, MN’ Category

Rest in peace

JESSE JAMES PETERSON Jesse James Peterson, 38, Moose Lake, died Thursday, Oct. 20, 2016 in Coshocton, Ohio. He was born in Moose Lake on May 9, 1978 to James and Mary Peterson. Jesse grew up west of Moose Lake on a portion of the original Peterson farmstead. While younger, Jesse began a lifelong passion of […]


Police brutality protest briefly blocks Edina intersection “I Am a Man” rally was held to highlight allegations of police brutality against black men. By Liz Sawyer Star Tribune OCTOBER 22, 2016 — 7:02PM RENEE JONES SCHNEIDER, STAR TRIBUNE Protesters marched down the middle of the street during a protest march on 50th Street on Saturday, […]

Sanity and reason prevail.

Ontario Judge Dismisses Attempt to Ban Indians’ Name, Logo ROB GILLIES, Associated Press October 17, 2016 04:26 PM TORONTO (AP) – An Ontario judge has quashed an attempt to attempt to bar the Cleveland Indians from using their team name and “Chief Wahoo” logo during Monday’s night playoff game in Toronto. The legal challenge by […]

Somehow, importing disease just doesn’t seem like a good strategy to me. Call me Islamophobic.

296 Refugees Diagnosed with Active TB in Minnesota, Ten Times Any Other State; Majority Are Somalis by MICHAEL PATRICK LEAHY13 Oct 2016789 Two hundred and ninety-six refugees were diagnosed with active tuberculosis (TB) between 2010 and 2014 in Minnesota, according to the Minnesota Department of Health. Seventy-one were diagnosed within one year of their arrival, […]

Are they witch hunts and retaliation or good management? I’ve seen many that were just witch hunts…

Another Mendota Heights police officer being investigated By NICK FERRARO | PUBLISHED: October 13, 2016 at 7:01 pm | UPDATED: October 14, 2016 at 9:47 am Another veteran Mendota Heights police officer is the focus of an internal investigation. Police Chief Mike Aschenbrener said in an email to department employees Wednesday that officer Mike […]

Happy Birthday USN.

NAVY BIRTHDAY Navy Turns 241 The U.S. Navy traces its roots back to the privateers that were employed to attack British commerce in the early days of the revolution. On October 13, 1775, the Continental Congress established a naval force, hoping that a small fleet would be able to offset the uncontested exercise of British […]

This cannot be good. What happened to Hillary’s famous “reset”?

Russia orders all officials to Fly Home Any Relatives Living Abroad, as Tensions Mount By Blessed B | October 12, 2016 | N&F SERIES, Thought For Today From EngineeringEvil Politicians and high-ranking figures are said to have received a warning from president Vladimir Putin to bring their loved-ones home to the ‘Fatherland’, according to local […]

I thought this was painfully obvious.

Hillary Clinton Is Unfit To Be President Photo of Paul Revere PAUL REVERE Freelance Writer 12:51 PM 10/07/2016 That most of the major news outlets tilt left, and have been providing Hillary Clinton with varying degrees of support since she announced her candidacy would come as little surprise to most observers. However, the last few […]

Another LEO (and her daughter) targeted, two more dead. Blue lives matter. RIP

West Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Deputy Donna Leblanc And Daughter Murdered By Officer Blue On September 29, 2016 West Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Deputy Donna Leblanc and her daughter Carli Jo were murdered at their home. Glynn, Louisiana – West Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Deputy Donna Leblanc and her daughter Carli Jo were murdered at their home on […]