Preston News


12/05/2018 08:42 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Donation to Preston Veterans Home approved 

Seven of the 13 counties in southeastern Minnesota have so far approved donations to the home, Veterans Service Officer Todd Nelson told commissioners. Preston was one of three sites in greater Minnesota chosen for construction of a new veterans home.


12/04/2018 02:25 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Chronic wasting disease is both a state, national issue 

U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., has joined forces with Sen. Roger Wicker, R-Miss., in the effort to stop the nationwide spread of chronic wasting disease in deer and elk. The two senators want the U.S. Department of Agriculture and Department of Interior to expand federal tracking and mapping of CWD and to establish universal standards for transporting deer across state lines.


11/18/2018 11:11 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Chronic wasting disease 'is gaining traction' 

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources says chronic wasting disease seems to be spreading along river corridors, where deer can easily travel. The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources says chronic wasting disease seems to be spreading along river corridors, where deer can easily travel.


11/12/2018 10:03 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Answer Man: No charge for veterans buried at Preston cemetery 

The Minnesota Veterans Cemetery at Preston was dedicated in 2016 and is now the final resting place of 205 veterans and family members. The Minnesota Veterans Cemetery at Preston was dedicated in 2016 and is now the final resting place of 205 veterans and family members.