The Sleepy Eye Herald Dispatch - Sleepy Eye, MN
Updated at 9:11 AM

The police are easy targets.Politically, it only takes one mistake to cast a shadow on everyone who wears a badge. One incident of racism, abuse or misconduct and people are willing to throw out all of the babies with very little bath water.You can be mad that cops are being armed like soldiers, and there is reason to question whether we want local peacekeepers to look like warriors.

Updated at 8:51 AM

On Sunday Sept. 7, a small airplane crashed in Montevideo, killing the two passengers aboard, brothers, authorities said on Monday.

Updated at 8:42 AM

Apple is holding an event at 1 p.m. EDT today, and social media is abuzz about what’s going to be revealed. Speculation is that Apple will make two big announcements: iPhone 6, which some think will come in a variety of sizes; and a smartwatch...

Posted at 6:00 AM

The winning yard for the Month of August is Trinity Lutheran Church at 217 Brackenridge St. SW.

Posted at 1:01 AM

After the first week of school, my 11-year-old student informant reported back from the “trenches.” The new school year is looking good with a new teacher “better than last year. She’s nice. She doesn’t yell and doesn’t get mad. She went over the...

Posted at 1:01 AM

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Posted at 1:01 AM

September 9Word of the Day, This Day in History, Number to Know, Website of the Day, Today’s Featured Birthday and Daily Quote.Word of the Day

Posted at 12:30 AM

This week marks the thirteenth anniversary of the 9/11 attack.  Since then we've had two wars, major protests, tons of new information, and a great deal of debate.  I recently watched a few television specials featuring different points of view on...

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