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MnDOT’s McKinnon plans retirement

Project Manager Joe McKinnon will retire from MnDOT next month after 31 years on the job. McKinnon spent almost his entire career at MnDOT Bemidji Headquarters, with his beginning as a project engineer in Polk County in 1984. “In my 31 years at MnDOT, I have had the opportunity to be involved with a project…

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Crookston Bishop resigns from Diocese per request of the Vatican for his role in covering up sex abuse among the clergy

The bishop of the Diocese of Crookston has resigned per request of the Vatican for allegedly covering up sexual abuse committed by a priest in his Diocese. Bishop Richard Pates from the Emeritus Des Moines was named Apostolic Administrator by Pope Francis to temporarily replace Bishop Michael Hoeppner. The investigation, supervised by the Metropolitan Archbishop,…

Crookston Bishop Under Investigation

By: News Intern Katherine Jones CROOKSTON- The Catholic bishop of Minnesota’s Crookston Diocese is being investigated for allegations of interfering with a clergy abuse case — the first sitting U.S. bishop to be scrutinized under new Vatican protocols for reviewing and disciplining bishops. According to the Star Tribune, Hoeppner has been accused of coercing a…

Crookston Man Shoots Himself in Hunting Accident

By: News Intern Katherine Jones POLK COUNTY- An 18-year-old Crookston man reportedly suffered non-life-threatening injuries after shooting himself in a hunting accident. In a media release on Sunday, the Polk County Sheriff’s Office stated deputies made contact with the victim at the RiverView Health Emergency Room on Saturday. According to deputies, he was hunting geese…

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