Belle Plaine Public Schools could begin winter sports as early as Dec. 21, though school leaders are working through several different scenarios after the Minnesota State High School League’s Board of Directors met on Dec. 3 to approve a flexible plan for the restart of winter activities.
The Scott County Sheriff’s Office is now accepting applications for their 2021 Sheriff’s Office Virtual Community Academy for anyone who may be interested in learning about what it is like to work in law enforcement.
On December 3, 2020, at 12:20 p.m., Scott County Sheriff’s Office 911 Dispatch received a report of a body that had been located floating in the Minnesota River near Huber Park at 150 Fillmore Street North in Shakopee.
On Saturday, Nov. 28, 29-year-old Nick Brooks went duck hunting with his father, Jeffrey Ernest Brooks, like they had so many times before.
On Saturday, Nov. 28, 20-year-old Brandon Hildebrandt from rural Arlington was involved in a rollover accident in Arlington Township.
Minnesota continues to hold stable with big increases in new COVID-19 cases. The state added 42,263 new cases in the past week, which is a drop of about 3,219 cases from the previous week.
Preparations for a winter prep sports season are temporarily on hold, as the Minnesota State High School league has shut down all activities through Dec. 19, due to the rising number of COVID-19 cases.
According to Belle Plaine Activities Director John Bergs, three high school seniors have signed on to continue their athletic careers in college.
The Tigers volleyball team will have plenty of time to build on the momentum of last Thursday’s 3-0 Minnesota River Conference victory over Tri City United. Too much time.
Michelle Marie Carlson, age 51 of Belle Plaine, passed away on December 1, 2020 at her home.
Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10:30 a.m. on Friday, December 11 at Our Lady of the Prairie Catholic Church in Belle Plaine.
Jeron Pint, 76 of Jordan, entered eternal life on Saturday, November 28, 2020.
A private Mass of Christian Burial will be held at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, Jordan, on Thursday, December 3 at 11 a.m.
Kathleen Elsie (Giard) Burdick, 94 of St Cloud, formerly Lengby, started her journey from this Earth November 9, 2020 at her daughter’s home in the care of St. Croix Hospice.