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Finzel appointed Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs and Dean
Explosion destroys home in Chokio
Neil Schmidgall inducted into Pit and Quarry Hall of Fame
Donations help add more than 40 bilingual books to elementary school library
UMM Preview: March 28 to April 5, 2015
Tigers return to the track
MAHACA wrestling program excited to move forward
Elementary wrestling has record-setting season
Tiger Sharks wrap up winter session
MAHS hosts 11th annual Alumni Basketball tourney
Carol M. Trost
Kimberly Ann Schmidt
Steve Lang: For all things Swedish, there's no place like Holman's
Letter: Wind is our friend
Letter: USA could become the next Humpty Dumpty
Letter: Clean energy legislation needs our help
Talking it Over: Powering up the country
Area Student Accomplishments 032815
Open Houses 032815
Bennett Harvey Joos
Elliott “Elli” Nicole Anderson
Farm Progress edition 2015
USDA Extends ARC and PLC Deadlines to April 7
As farm bill crops deadline nears, consider varying factors
USDA provides one-time extension of deadline to update base acres or yield history for ARC/PLC programs
December 23, 2014
Talking it over: When children are quiet
There is never a dull moment with small children and even when they are being quiet and you think they are playing nicely, you need to be on your toes. Our son and his wife found out last week just how fast a child can switch gears from playing with their toys to getting into trouble. My...
December 23, 2014 - 1:53pm
December 10, 2014
Hancock fire department holds ice rescue training on Page Lake
The Hancock Fire Department sponsored an ice rescue training on the shores of Page Lake near Hancock last Saturday. The training started at 10 a.m. The Hancock department decided to invite other area fire departments since this was the first ice rescue training the Hancock department...
December 10, 2014 - 1:55pm
Letter to the editor: MSHSL change
To the editor I attended the meeting at the Minnesota State High School League office in Brooklyn Center where they adopted a new policy regarding transgender students. The policy they settled on is the guidelines and procedures for students who feel they are a gender other than...
December 10, 2014 - 1:51pm
Talking it over: Butchering, a family tradition
We have a tradition in our family that has been carried on for generations through my husbands side. Throughout our marraige, each fall, his family traditionally spent a day butchering meat and making sausage. Over this last weekend we introduced another generation to the practice...
December 10, 2014 - 1:49pm
December 3, 2014
Christmas Coloring contest begins now
The Hancock Commercial Club, Hancock Record and several area businesses are sponsoring a Christmas coloring contest for children from pre-school through sixth grade. Children are asked to clip the picture out of this paper (page 5) pertaining to their age group and color it. When...
December 3, 2014 - 10:57am
November 26, 2014
Hancock first grade recipes for turkey
The Hancock first graders wrote their own recipes this week describing how they would prepare a turkey for Thanksgiving. The following are the recipes as shared by the students in Mrs. Wink’s and Mrs. Ruprecht’s classrooms. How to Cook a Turkey: 1) Wash a turkey, 2) Put some...
November 26, 2014 - 10:26am
Hancock Lions to sell Christmas wreaths
The Hancock Lion’s Club members will be going door-to-doo on Monday, Dec. 1 selling Christmas wreaths. They will start at 5 p.m. The cost of the wreaths will be $15. If you want to reserve a wreath and will not be home that night, call Joel Flaten at 392-5109. A few wreaths will...
November 26, 2014 - 10:25am
Hancock Commercial to hold An Evening with Santa
The Hancock Commercial Club will be hosting “An Evening with Santa” on Monday, Dec. 1 at the Hancock Community Center. The public is invited to come to the Community Center at 6:30 p.m. for a message and carol singing. Santa and Mrs. Claus will arrive at approximately 7 p.m....
November 26, 2014 - 10:24am
Hancock School audit shows positive progress
The Hancock school board received another very positive audit report at their November meeting. Brian Stavenger from Eide Bailey presented the report and told the board members that the revenues and expenditures were both within the percentile range that is most desirable for a school...
November 26, 2014 - 10:22am
Talking it over: Time for thanks, not gifts
Despite what the retail stores may be displaying, this week is a time to give thanks, not gifts. Before the Christmas season begins, we need to take a few moments, hours, or days to think about the many gifts we have already received and give thanks for them. One of the first things...
November 26, 2014 - 10:20am
November 14, 2014
Hancock play presented at school
The Hancock High School theatre department presented the play “That is Not How I Remember It” on Friday and Saturday of last week. The cast and crew pictured above include: kneeling in the front from left: Director Ms. Schmidt, Bailey DeSmith, Miranda Chamberlain, Parker Schmidgall,...
November 14, 2014 - 10:28am
Hancock boys' basketball team to play at Target Center
The Hancock boys’ basketball team will be playing Kimball at the Target Center on Dec. 6. The junior varsity game will begin at 5:30 p.m. followed by varsity. The players will be selling tickets which are good for the Dec. 5 Timberwolves vs. Houston Rockets game at 7 p.m. and...
November 14, 2014 - 10:24am
Hancock FFA holds successful corn drive
The Hancock FFA held their annual corn drive to raise money for Camp Courage on Oct. 24. For 60 years, Minnesota FFA has held fundraising activities to help sponsor children and adults with physical and mental disabilities so they may attend Camp Courage. The money these members collected,...
November 14, 2014 - 10:20am
Talking it over: Not good for hunting
This is the time of year when I write my annual deer hunting columns. Leading up to this week, I have been doing a lot of thinking about the hunt and some of the adventures we have had over the years. I recalled some very nice days and some pretty nasty ones. It is beginning to look...
November 14, 2014 - 10:17am
November 6, 2014
Winners in the Hancock Lion's Halloween Costume contest
Costume prize winners in the 0-2 ages group at left were Quinn Miller, first, Kendra Christianson, third and Mason Ver Steeg, second. Costume prize winners in the nursery/kindergarten group were Cruize Millette, first, Joshua Garcia, third and Raice Martinez, second. Costume...
November 6, 2014 - 10:19am