Bonnie Willemssen         Special to the Argus There was always one job that I really wanted to apply for in my hometown. It was called “secret shopper” and it meant that the store hired you to shop and then report to the home office about the salespeople’s behavior. How a sales person behaves [...]

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By Angela Denstad Stigeler Since Easter boasts all sorts of sweets, no one treat should be so big as to steal your appetite for what else you might find in your basket. For a charming and truly delicious little bite, these mock cheesecake truffles are sure to delight! Flavored with the spicy warmth of fresh [...]

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Caledonia Elementary fourth graders were the beneficiaries of a new criminal activity prevention program sponsored by the Caledonia Police Department. The course, called GREAT, focuses on preventing youth violance while developing positive relationships between youth and criminal justice professionals. The curriculum was first taught in Phoenix as a gang prevention program but grew over time [...]

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The following non-confidential traffic and criminal cases were  compiled from reports released from the court administrator’s office Mar. 6 to Mar. 27, 2014. Ages are given at time of offense.   MINN. STATE PATROL Darren D. Dillie, 31, Markesan, Wis., seat belt violation, fined $100. Neri Frances Greenlee, 51, Decorah, Iowa, speeding, fined $115. Ryan [...]

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From March 3 to March 17 the Caledonia Police Department responded to over 146 calls, including 40 alternate side parking violations and seven speeding violations.   Property damage  Monday, March 3, 5:31 p.m. An officer took a property damage complaint about an individual living in on S. East Street who has been clearing off other [...]

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