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MA/C-A volleyball finishes season 18-9
C squad volleyball finishes season 21-4
MA/C-A B squad wins 18 straight
MBA to be more competitive in the 2014-15 season
Entzi repeats state trip
John P. Cruze
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Rob Schwarzwalder: We deserve better than a stupid government
Lee Hamilton: What makes a strong lobbyist?
Letter: Family deer hunting tradition spoiled
Letter: Support needed for Christmas Kettle Campaign
Area Student Accomplishment 112214
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Mya Lynn Krosch
Otto Frederick Kleindl
Extension launches 2014 Farm Bill crops education seminars
Features from the Farm 110114
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
Fall play to be performed this weekend in Hancock
By A.J. Mogler This year’s fall play is That’s Not How I Remember It by Don Zolidis. The play opens in a family’s living room where dad, played by Mason Schmidgall, and mom, played by Grace Worner, tell their son how they met. But their stories don’t exactly match up....
November 6, 2014 - 10:06am
Chad Ver Steeg participates in Normandy 70th anniversary re-enactments
In the United States we honor our veterans on Nov. 11, we celebrate our freedom on July 4 and we remember those who fought in wars around the world on Memorial Day. Most of these same special days also occur in other countries but at different times of the year. In France, the celebration...
November 6, 2014 - 10:02am
Talking it over: Another group of soldiers
So much has been said about the evils of war. It is something that has been made fresh in our minds through terrorist attacks and the loss of family members and friends during war time. I’m sure everyone is in agreement that the men and women who fought in these wars should be honored...
November 6, 2014 - 9:59am
October 29, 2014
Meet the candidates for Hancock School Board and Mayor
A very brief questionnaire was sent out by the Hancock Record to the candidates for Hancock School Board, city council and mayor. Questions focused mainly on the background and experience these candidates have for the position they are running. Responses were received from the three...
October 29, 2014 - 11:19am
Talking it over - Voting season is here
Every couple years, Americans have the opportunity to exercise one of their valued freedoms - the right to vote. Some take this very seriously but others simply take it for granted. Perhaps one of the reasons some people are put off by the time it comes to voting, is all the negative...
October 29, 2014 - 11:05am
Hancock City Council approves equipment purchases
At a special meeting of the Hancock City Council on Monday night, it was decided to approve the purchase of a new fire truck for $270,000 contingent on the fire department raising additional funds of $25,000 to go towards the purchase. The council members also decided to purchase...
October 29, 2014 - 11:03am
October 28, 2014
Xavi Alexander Algarate
Xavi Alexander Algarate was born on October 15, 2014 at Stevens Community Medical Center in Morris to Michells Algarate and Olivia Koehl of Hancock. Xavi Alexander weighed 7 lbs 14 oz and was 20 inches long. Grandparents are Sandra and Gerardo Algarate from Hancock and Chris and...
celebrations / births
October 28, 2014 - 11:08am
October 17, 2014
Hancock stumped by Underwood
The Hancock Owls fell to Underwood, who finished the football season 7-1, on Wednesday, Oct. 15 in Underwood by a final score 68-22. Philip Schaefer completed 8-for-15 passes for 51 yards under center. Chandler Gramm added three completions for 23 yards. Max Feuchtenberger led...
sports / prep
October 17, 2014 - 10:32am
October 16, 2014
Hancock students to do leaf raking project
The Hancock High School students will be doing community raking of leaves on Friday, Oct. 24. All students in grades 4-12 will be raking leaves, washing windows, carrying boxes, etc for people in need in Hancock. Let us know if you know of anyone who needs these services, especially...
October 16, 2014 - 9:52am
Public can help design new area
The Hancock Economic Development Authority is holding a contest to help design the lot on Main Street that will soon be cleared when the old Owl’s Nest Cafe is demolished. The demolition will take place soon and HEDA is looking for ideas of what to put on the 25’ by 80’ lot. They...
October 16, 2014 - 9:51am