Peterson News

07/09/2018 01:04 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Rushford sailor returns home, 77 years after Pearl Harbor 

The casket of U.S. Navy Seaman First Class Joseph Johnson, who was killed on the U.S.S. Oklahoma during the attack on Pearl Harbor, is carried to a burial plot at the Rushford Lutheran Cemetery during a funeral ceremony Saturday in Rushford. Johnson's remains were identified using DNA from Johnson's nephew Dennis Rislove, of Minneapolis.

05/24/2018 04:16 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Trout project continues 

DNR Area Fisheries Supervisor Kevin Peterson dips trout from a tank on a pickup into a bucket so they may be placed in the creek. Julian Brzoznowski pours trout fingerlings into a local trout creek last week.

03/01/2018 07:27 PM  ~~~Source~~~
U.S. Rep. Peterson announces key ag committee aide 

U.S. House Agriculture Committee Ranking Member Collin Peterson, D-Minn., has announced that Minnesota farm native Katie Zenk has joined the committee minority staff. "Katie will bring impressive policy knowledge to the committee and will play an important role in developing policy for a new farm bill," Peterson, who represents most of western Minnesota, said.