Today’s news update – Barron indicted in Federal Court; Pownell files for Mayor, Ludescher backs out; Ice Arena? Liquor Store?; Volunteer Coordinator needed for Believet


Barron indicted in Federal Court

KYMN has updated information on convicted criminal Joshua Barron.  He is now in federal custody. Read the update from Rice County Attorney John Fossum.  Barron – Indictment

Pownell files for Mayor, Ludescher backs out

In filing news, Councilor at Large Rhonda Pownell filed for Mayor yesterday, she’ll run against Mayor Graham.  Councilor at Large David Ludescher filed to drop out of the race, leaving 2 now running for his seat, Brad Ness and Greg Colby.  David DeLong is seeking re-election in Ward 2, Erica Zweifel filed for re-election in Ward 3, Jon Denison will run against her.  Filing closes at 5pm May 31st. (more…)