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BY SUE WEBBER CONTRIBUTING WRITER The Rogers City Council authorized $85,594 to provide backup power for Fire Station 1. Fire Chief Brad Feist told the council that a generator will be purchased from PowerHouse Systems, LLC, and that the electrical, wiring and connection work for the project will be done by Powerhouse Electric Services, LLC. [...]

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Preschool Storytimes NOW THROUGH OCT. 29 – The Rockford Public Library is offering Preschool Storytimes from 11:15 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. on Wednesdays through Oct. Preschoolers are invited to enjoy crafts, activities, stories, and songs. No registration is required. Corcoran council OCT. 23 — Corcoran City Council will meet Thursday, Oct. 23, at 7 p.m. [...]

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By CHRISTIAAN TARBOX Sun POST Newspapers As the West African Ebola outbreak intensifies, public health officials here in Minnesota are ramping up efforts to ensure that such an epidemic never occurs in the state and beyond. After news broke that Liberian national Thomas Duncan was the first confirmed diagnosed case of the deadly virus in [...]

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The Rogers Lions Club Oktoberfest is Saturday, Oct. 18, from noon to midnight at the Rogers Activity Center. The event features a band from noon to 4 p.m.; chili and soup competition from noon to 2 p.m.; bouja (soup) from 2 p.m. until it runs out; band from 4 to 8 p.m.; brats and burgers [...]

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Rogers students learn of college alternative at construction fair Want to earn six figures three years after high school graduation? Too good to be true, right? Actually it isn’t. Eric House of Local 34 Mechanic Insulators points out that a third-year apprentice makes almost $35 an hour which, coupled with benefits, amounts to six figures [...]

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The city of Rogers is pleased to announce that the official Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for the newly constructed Hwy. 101/County Rd. 144 Diverging Diamond Interchange is scheduled for Wednesday, Oct. 22. The ceremony begins at 3 p.m. and will recognize the outstanding effort to complete the Diverging Diamond Interchange, which will improve safety and traffic [...]

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