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Nick Milbrandt named Volunteer of the Year
Peterson to run again in Minnesota’s 7th District
Tonight's Cafe Scientifique looks at oilseeds and bees
UMM photography project to be featured on Postcards
Free tax preparation help for low-income individuals, families available in Morris
MAHACA takes fourth in WCC, two take titles
Mercurial Lynch accepted in Seattle - Part 1
SB XLIX: Belichick impressed with Seahawks' model
UMM stays perfect in UMAC play
Cougars split in first UMAC weekend at home
Talking it over: Life in a small town
Troy Goodnough: Can we really afford to rely on coal for our future energy needs?
Letter: Jeff Backer is off to a good start in the House
Letter: Republicans should follow through on campaign promises
Letter: Is Rep. Jeff Backer waving the white flag on transportation?
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October 1, 2014
Talking it over - Patient patients
Patient is a word that can have two very different meanings but the same spelling, one a noun, one an adjective. However, those two meanings can also be important to each other. If you are a patient in a clinic, hospital or other medical facility you have to be very patient. Perhaps...
October 1, 2014 - 10:55am
September 17, 2014
Talking it over: The road less traveled
The route I take to and from my home includes a short stretch of gravel. Gravel roads that are traveled on often tend to get a path that drivers stick to as it gets packed down and smoother. The roads are graded often to even out the gravel but the constant traffic eventually leads...
September 17, 2014 - 1:11pm
LeRoy Arthur Henriksen
LEROY ARTHUR HENRIKSEN was born September 5, 2014 at Mayo Clinic Health Systems, Fairmont, MN to Jess and Alizabeth Henriksen of Ringsted, IA. LeRoy weighed 6 lbs. 9 oz., and was 20" long. Grandparents are Dr. Paul and Kristy Henriksen of Pipestone, Minn, and Kevin and Gloria Zeltwanger...
celebrations / births
September 17, 2014 - 1:08pm
September 16, 2014
Sidewalk work progresses in Hancock
Street and sidewalk work in Hancock is underway and while these projects are being completed, the Hancock City Council members are starting to think about winter. Over the last week, some of the city sidewalks are being replaced and next week Bargen, the company hired to do crack...
September 16, 2014 - 1:19pm
Hancock High School Homecoming Royal Court
The 2014 Hancock Homecoming Royal Court includes at center - King Anthony Koehl and Queen Leah Steiner. The first grade crown, flower and robe carriers are (L-R) Winston Schaefer, Ambrose Rinkenberger, Greta Conroy and Abby Nuest. In back from left are Lexi Steege, crowned the king,...
September 16, 2014 - 1:16pm
September 4, 2014
Hancock school enrollment up by seven
The 2014-2015 school year is off to a great start after the first day of classes on Tuesday, Sept. 2. This year’s first day enrollment total at the Hancock school was 315, up by seven compared to the first day last year. The numbers by class compared to opening day last year are...
September 4, 2014 - 10:07am
If life gives you lemons - make some cash
Raising money for charity. Rylee Hanson, Cora Millette and Carlee Hanson had a lemondae stand last week and chose a charity on their own to donate the money to. They select Make-A-Wish Foundation of Minnesota and raised $25. They are very thankful to the community for helping them...
September 4, 2014 - 10:05am
Precision Ag 360 to hold open house
The high cost of farming means that planting, fertilizing and harvesting must be kept precise and accurate. Knowing what is best for your soil and planting the seed as accurately as possible in the spring could be the key to higher yields in the fall. Precision Ag 360, a business...
September 4, 2014 - 10:03am
Talking it over: School bells are ringing
This week students, teachers and staff head back to school and for most of the rest of us, it is back to a routine. This is a season all its own as life switches from summer fun to school work and class time. These years pass quickly although for the students they may seem to drag...
September 4, 2014 - 9:58am
August 27, 2014
Hancock Commercial Club Soup and Pie supper
The Hancock Commercial Club will hold their annual Soup and Pie Supper on Monday, Sept. 15 at the Hancock Community center. This is the night of coronation at the school so stop in before going there. The hours will be from 5-6:30 p.m.
August 27, 2014 - 1:10pm
Meet and greet picnic set for Hancock police officer
The public is invited to a picnic in the park to meet and greet Hancock Police Officer Steven Henriksen. The picnic will be held on Thursday, Sept. 11 from 5-7 p.m. at West Side Park in Hancock. Hot dogs and rootbeer floats will be served. Officer Henriksen would love to meet everyone...
August 27, 2014 - 1:09pm
Kalee Nuest to fill Hancock math position
Kalee Nuest is the new math teacher at Hancock High School, filling a position added by the school board this year. The math department will now include two teachers and she will be part of a team, working together with Chad Christiansen in the math department. Nuest will be teaching...
August 27, 2014 - 1:08pm
Hancock school opens Sept. 2
School will start for Hancock students on Tuesday, Sept. 2. Students at Hancock Elementary will be greeted by their teachers as they come to their classrooms. Secondary students are asked to meet in the gym before being dismissed to their first hour classes. Lunch tickets, activity...
August 27, 2014 - 12:58pm
Talking it over: Be a good steward
The news in recent weeks, and over the last several years, has been getting more and more disturbing. Not just the murders, national disasters or political issues, but some of the once in a lifetime things that are happening more and more often. I am talking about the major floods,...
August 27, 2014 - 12:53pm
August 13, 2014
Kathy Brenny to fill new elementary teaching position in Hancock
Facing a classroom full of students could almost feel like home for Kathy Brenny, the new elementary teacher at Hancock Schools. In fact, a room of 15-20 students is almost like growing up with her 11 siblings and now with 20 nieces and nephews. Family gatherings and classrooms filled...
August 13, 2014 - 2:58pm