Talent is to be expected at the 13-year-old level. It has to start showing up sometime, and for many kids, that’s by the time they’re in middle school. Consistency on the other hand, is a concept that can often be foreign to athletes, at any level, especially through the high school level. And dominance, well, [...]

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With the Polecats back in town, hopefully to stay, and with Rick Habeck back in town, for the weekend, last Wednesday provided the perfect opportunity to honor one of the biggest names in Polecat history. Friends and family gathered at the ballpark July 16 as Habeck was inducted into the North Star League Hall of [...]

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Monticello’s city-owned broadband network that offers high speed Internet, cable television and telephone services will be getting another general manager. FiberNet is currently being led by Dan Olsen and Brian Estrem. Olsen is in charge of network architecture and technology improvements while Estrem is leading daily operations. Contracts for both men run through the end [...]

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Motorists traveling Interstate 94 in Monticello will experience a series of lane and ramp changes as temporary lanes through the work zone switch from the eastbound side of the road to the westbound side July 23-26. Beginning at 9 p.m. Wednesday, July 23, crews switched both lanes of westbound I-94 from the east side to [...]

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Dr. Eric Lefebvre, an active member of the CentraCare Health – Monticello medical staff for nearly two decades and one of the area’s most well-regarded clinic-based obstetrics and gynecology physicians, died Saturday in a motorcycle accident in French Lake Township, the Wright County Sheriff’s Office has confirmed. The accident occurred at approximately 3:40 p.m. at 17205 [...]

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