Raymond News


08/18/2018 05:13 PM  ~~~Source~~~
A hometown newspaper writes its own obituary and then writes its second act 

"We wanted to go out with a bang," said publisher Ted Almen, who oversaw the 6,124th and final edition of the Raymond-Prinsburg News on the Fourth of July. The News was the third Minnesota newspaper to go out of business in the first six months of this year.


07/06/2018 10:37 PM  ~~~Source~~~
After nearly 118 years, small-town Minnesota newspaper closes its doors 

The Raymond/Prinsburg News ceased publication with a July 4 edition. Publisher Ted Almen said readers will continue to have their local news covered.


11/10/2017 11:08 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Farmers hope tours will 'open eyes' to Minn. governor candidates5 min ago 

State Representative Matt Dean, from left, one of 11 Republican gubernatorial candidates for the state of Minnesota, and Noah and Nate Hultgren, managers of Hultgren Farms, test out a corn combine at Hultgren Farms in Raymond Nov. 7th.


10/12/2017 02:33 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Minn. man sentenced to prison time, lifelong supervised release for sexual assault 

A Raymond man was sentenced on Wednesday, Oct. 11, to nine years in prison and 100 years on supervised release for sexually assaulting a 13-year-old and setting his home on fire. Kyle Clarence Rhoda, 48, of Raymond, pleaded guilty a month ago in Kandiyohi County District Court to second-degree criminal sexual conduct and first-degree arson.