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Local groups awarded Working Class Hero Award from WCMCA
County Board approves 4.1 percent tax increase for 2015
Lake Region Healthcare and Prairie Ridge announce integration agreement
Horizon Public Health recognized with 2014 County Achievement Award
Otto Bremer Foundation matching donations in Red Kettle Campaign
Tigers 1-1 to start the week
Tigers go above .500 in the WCC
Storm slips up in OT
Tiger gymnasts vault over two school records
Five Cougars honored by NSCAA
Lu Nelsen: Local solutions keep rural America connected
Review: Winter Survival Kit could save lives if used while stranded
Capitol Chatter: Rural lawmakers dominate going into session
Letter: Preventing electrical fires during the holidays
Letter: Cemetery chimes will be quieted in the future
Leah Donna Hopkins
Open Houses 121314
Area Student Accomplishments 121314
Hadley Harper Wartner
Clayton Jerry Fehr
Stevens County farmland value increases slowing
Welcome to another edition of the Donnelly news. It rained most of last Friday and then froze in the evening, making for some very icy conditions in the area over the weekend. It has also been cold this week, with some light snow and drifting on Jan. 16. From the St. John's/ Kongsvinger...
January 18, 2013 - 4:31pm
60 Years Ago Items from the Sun of January 27, 1953 LeRoy Ruona, 13-year-old Chokio lad, is one of Stevens County's polio victims whom the March of Dimes is helping down the long road to health again. LeRoy is in the St. Cloud Hospital where he has been a patient since shortly...
January 18, 2013 - 4:30pm
January 17, 2013
Talking it over: I'm sick of winter
I think I have officially come down with the winter blahs. I am tired of the cold weather, sick of bundling up and not too pleased with having to listen to weather reports before making any plans. It is no secret that winter is my least favorite season even in the good years. I hate...
January 17, 2013 - 1:14pm
January 16, 2013
Growing Green: Must Have Garden Tools
Now that the busy-ness of the holidays are behind us and the New Year is under way, it's time to start planning for this year's garden. Before selecting seeds, perennials and annuals to include in your ornamental or vegetable bed, why not assess the state of your garden tools, and...
January 16, 2013 - 4:06am
January 12, 2013
Down on the Farm: Confused in Austin
Last week, I flew into Austin, Tex. for a funeral and innocently rented a car. Nobody warned me that as a Minnesotan, I was unequipped to drive in Texas. Last winter, I rented a car in New Zealand with the steering wheel on the right side, a car which you drive down the left side...
January 12, 2013 - 12:06am
January 11, 2013
St. Mary's Samplings
Kindergarten: A full week except for the late start. We celebrated two half birthdays, one real birthday and Bobby Young's Wonderful week! We got to learn about construction and teamwork from Bobby's mom Becky and we toured the courthouse where Bobby's dad Nick works. Grade 1: ...
January 11, 2013 - 4:27pm
Tiger Cub Beat
Even though we have not quite reached the mid-way point in the school year, returning from the holiday break gives us the feeling of a fresh start. Personally, I enjoy the winter months. There are no bugs or sweltering days of high humidity - and just as important, the thought of...
January 11, 2013 - 4:25pm
Spring 2013 Classes Begin On Monday, Jan. 14, Spring 2013 classes will begin on campus. HFA Gallery to Present LOCAL COLOR: Artists from the...
January 11, 2013 - 4:23pm
Temperatures have been in the lower 30s this week, meaning some of the ice on sidewalks and parking lots has melted. In St. John's/ Kongsvinger news: the Kongsvinger annual meeting will be held on Jan. 20 after services, which should be about noon, with a potluck dinner to follow....
January 11, 2013 - 4:22pm
60 Years Ago Items from the Sun of January 13, 1953 New building construction and major remodeling jobs in Morris in 1952 represent an investment of approximately $450,000. It is reported by City Manager J. A. Mielke following a study of the building permits granted last year....
January 11, 2013 - 4:16pm
Talking it over: Grandma's six pack
It is official. I am now the grandmother of a six-pack. With the arrival of Olivia Lee on Jan. 4, I have six beautiful grandchildren. I am so excited and happy to welcome this new baby girl into our family. I have been told by both of my children that this will be my last grandchild....
January 11, 2013 - 10:38am
January 7, 2013
Talking it over: Old married couples
I found out recently that being married for several years does not always mean you know everything there is to know about each other. In fact, even if you do learn something about your spouse, you don't always remember it the way you should. At my Hancock Homemaker's Christmas party...
January 7, 2013 - 11:33am
January 5, 2013
Down on the Farm: More Miserables
On Christmas Day, several new movies hit the big screen. The most notable this year was the latest version of Les Miserables, which opened to critical acclaim. I sat in seat K2 at the 10 a.m. showing in Scottsdale, Ariz., which means I was amongst the first in this nation to see...
January 5, 2013 - 5:00am
American Life in Poetry: "A Little Shiver"
Another winter is upon us, and Barton Sutter, a poet who lives in Duluth, knows all about cold and snow. Here's a preview to get us thinking about what's in store for us. A Little Shiver After the news, the forecaster crowed With excitement about his bad tidings: Eighteen inches...
January 5, 2013 - 5:00am
Literature in a Hurry: Newspaper 101 - What do we do?
One of my favorite things about my job is that it gives me an excuse to ask people questions. Every week, I get the chance to ask government...
January 5, 2013 - 5:00am