St. Peter News

08/09/2018 02:15 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Andrea Kay Scheiber, 74Free Access 

Andrea Kay Scheiber, age 74, of Lakefield MN, passed away August 4, 2018, at Methodist Hospital in Rochester, MN. She was born October 23, 1943 in St. Peter, MN to parents, Andrew and Irene Scheiber.

07/23/2018 02:22 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Minnesota resident volunteers as senior companion 

The Mankato native began volunteering as a senior companion when she retired from a St. Peter electronics company at age 65. Now 85, she is wrapping up 20 years of service as a volunteer for Senior Corps, a program sponsored by Lutheran Social Service. The program has its roots in former President Lyndon Johnson's war on poverty.

07/17/2018 12:47 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Court says convicted serial rapist should be released 

A convicted serial rapist should be allowed to be released into the community under supervision, the Minnesota state Court of Appeals ruled Monday, saying the state did not prove by clear and convincing evidence that Thomas Duvall should remain in treatment. Department of Human Services Commissioner Emily Piper said Monday that she will appeal the provisional discharge of Duvall, in a case that once set off a political firestorm as lawmakers were considering changes to the state's treatment program for sex offenders.