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The Faribault woman convicted of stealing from SAFE Sanctuary, a dog rescue organization she founded, was sentenced Wednesday in Rice County court. 56 year old Patricia Caron pled guilty early this year to 2 counts of theft by swindle. An investigation by several agencies, showed that Caron was using the funds from the rescue organization for personal use including shopping sprees, restaurants and more. Judge Gerald Wolf sentenced her to 5 years supervised probation and ordered she pay restitution to Faribault Veterinary Clinic, Legal For Good and Kathleen Walsh for a total of $36,600. Patricia Caron Complaint (more…)
Bald is Beautiful!
Ten members of the Faribault Police Department shaved their heads last night at a St. Baldrick’s event at Medford High School titled Medford Tigers Tackling Childhood Cancer. The event’s goal was to raise money to continue the fight to end childhood cancer. A local teen and cancer survivor, Logan Pleschourt and his family have some connections with staff at FPD and inspired them to raise money and shave their heads. Read the full release below:
There will be fan buses heading to the state championship game Saturday between our very own Northfield Raiders girls basketball team and Robinsdale Cooper HS!
FOUR buses will be ready to take fans to Target Center, and buses will load first-come-first-serve at the main entrance to NHS. The opportunity is available to students, parents, and community members as well.
Buses will DEPART at 4:15 p.m. for the 6:00 p.m. game. Bus fare is $5 and game tickets are $9 (students) and $14 (adults). Buses will LEAVE the arena for home 15 minutes after the conclusion of the awards ceremony that follows the game.
NOTE: THE TEAM’S BUS LEAVES AT 3:45 FROM THE HIGH SCHOOL. THE PUBLIC IS ENCOURAGED TO COME OUT AND GIVE THEM A BIG SEND OFF!
The Raiders downed Grand Rapids 64-54 in the state semi-finals and will advance to the championship game against Robbinsdale Cooper Saturday. Listen to the game here with Ned Newberg and Paul Eddy on the call:
The Raider Girls Basketball team will play for a state title for just the second time in school history. They face Robbinsdale Cooper at 6:00 Satuday at Target Center in Minneapolis. Listen to the game live on 95.1 FM, 1080 AM, or by clicking the “Listen Live” button just to the right.
Late Tuesday night, the Cannon Falls Police Department assisted the Goodhue County Sheriff’s Office with a burglary in progress in Cannon Falls Township. According to Cannon Falls Police Chief McCormick, an Officer arrived just as the suspect was leaving in what the officer believed to be a stolen vehicle. 40 year old Zlatan Lukic, no known address, tried to drive through the ditch, where he got stuck. Lukic was held at gunpoint until back-up arrived. He was yelling at the officers to shoot him. Officers used de-escalation (more…)