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Woman dies after being hit by car at Staples Lake Bar


The Polk County Sheriffs Office was notified of a fight involving injuries at the Staples Lake Bar located at 1977 Polk Barron Street in Johnstown Township on Saturday, July 27, at 2:30 a.m..


Deputies, along With Cumberland First Responders and Am

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Jeff Holmquist
Jeff Holmquist has been managing editor of the New Richmond News since 2004. He holds a bachelor's degree in journalism and business administration from the University of Wisconsin-River Falls. He has previously worked as editor in Wadena, Minn.; Detroit Lakes, Minn.; Hutchinson, Minn.; and Bloomington, Minn. He also was previously owner of the Osceola Sun, Stillwater Courier and Scandia Messenger along with his wife. Together they previously founded and published The Old Times newspaper for antiques and collectibles collectors; and Up!, a Christian magazine of hope and encouragement.
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