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UMM jumps in for a good cause
China Panda now open in Morris
Spring season of Biggest Loser begins in Hancock March 10
Nineteen days, eight tests, 40 time slots, and lots of rescheduling
Talking it over: Kids and crafts
Tigers move on in Section 6AA
Wycoff headlines All-UMAC honorees
Guard trio honored by UMAC
Nine Cougar men earn all-UMAC honors
Dozen UMM women honored by UMAC
Dennis "Denny" Lee Schultz
Michael Lackey: President Obama and religion
Lieutenant Governor Tina Smith: Border-to-border high-speed Internet is necessary
Letter: Legislators should focus on local renewable energy
Letter: Supporting the U will help future Minnesota workers
Talking it Over: The games people play
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Augustine Michael Jay
Cambrie Diane Fehr
Hadley Jo Ehli
Morris Area FFA 2015
USDA provides one-time extension of deadline to update base acres or yield history for ARC/PLC programs
State Fair and Farm Bureau Federation accepting Century Farm applications
Farmer tax fix may not bring immediate changes
March 5, 2015
The Hancock Biggest Loser spring season will start on Tuesday, March 10. Weigh ins will be at the Hancock Community center every Tuesday from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. The price is $25 for the season with cash prizes at the end and incentive prizes along the way. The contest ends on Tuesday,...
March 5, 2015 - 9:50am
Starting on the third full week in April, students throughout the state will be taking state mandated tests. Not just one test but some could take up to six different tests during a four week span. Principal Tim Pahl presented the Hancock School Board with a list of tests, testing...
March 5, 2015 - 9:49am
I had one of those great weekends recently when my kids and grandkids were at our house for a couple days. It is a little harder to keep the younger ones entertained during winter visits so I decided to look at options for crafts. I found a few ideas and stocked up on the supplies...
March 5, 2015 - 9:35am
March 4, 2015
MORRIS — Bidding is now open for the first phase in a two-year improvement project to County State Aid Highway 1 that will begin this summer. The project will include regrading and paving CSAH 1 between Highway 9 and CSAH 10 north of Hancock. Bids for the first phase, regrading,...
news / government
March 4, 2015 - 3:45pm
February 25, 2015
Cambrie Diane Fehr was born on February 19, 2015 at Stevens Community Medical Center, Morris, to Mitch and Abbie Fehr of Morris. Cambrie Diane weighed 8 lbs. 8 oz. and was 21” long. Grandparents are Gary and Sandy Fehr, Vance and Kim Gullickson and Mark and Mick Ekren all of...
celebrations / births
February 25, 2015 - 9:17am
February 19, 2015
BECKETT JEFFREY SCHAEFER was born on January 25, 2015 at Douglas County Hospital in Alexandria, to Jeff and Rebekah Schaefer of Morris. Beckett Jeffrey weighed 10 lbs. 5 oz. and was 22 3/4” long. Grandparents Diann Giese of Barrett and Stan and Bev Schaefer of Hancock. Great-grandparents...
celebrations / births
February 19, 2015 - 2:12pm
The Hancock Spelling Bee was held in late January. Taylor Brandt took first place and went on to region competition. Second place went to Gaige Sanderson. Taylor, a Hancock fifth grader, took 17th place at the region spelling bee and received a trophy. The other Hancock participants...
February 19, 2015 - 12:38pm
Hancock’s Christmas decorations grace the streets for about two months out of the year but those can be a brutal couple months for the decor. The Hancock City Council learned that the Christmas decorations are starting to show their age as the results of snow, wind, rain and ice. City...
February 19, 2015 - 12:35pm
Parenting changes so much over the years. Not just in how parents take on the role but in what needs to be taught at each stage of our child’s life. As parents of a newborn, we realize the volume of responsibility we have been given. The life of that child is in our hands. We have...
February 19, 2015 - 12:33pm
February 12, 2015
Miley Marie Dettwiler was born January 1, 2015 at Essentia Health Hospital in Fargo, N.D., to Aria Walstad and Gavin Dettwiler of Moorhead. Miley weighed 9 lbs. 6 oz. and was 22” long. Grandparents are Danny and Kelly Walton of Hancock, Jason and Jeri Walstad of Lake Dallas, TX.,...
celebrations / births
February 12, 2015 - 10:44am
John Luke Boon arrived on 27, 2015 to claim the title of Hancock’s first baby in 2015. John is the son of John and Jen Boon of Hancock. John Luke is the fourth child of John and Jen, but the first boy. He has three older sisters, Abigail, 5, Shae, 3, and Grace, 1. His grandparents...
February 12, 2015 - 10:35am
The Hancock first grade classes recently celebrated the 100th day of school They posed for a picture with glasses shaped like the number and also finished a special sentence. Mrs. Wink’s class answered “When I am 100 years old, I will be ... sitting on the couch....
February 12, 2015 - 10:31am
It is a wonderful thing to feel appreciated and to recieve an occational compliment. I love it when my readers offer criticism whether it is good or bad. It lets me know that they are reading the paper and encouraging improvements. Naturally my favorite critiques are the positive...
February 12, 2015 - 10:28am
February 11, 2015
Hancock Record editor, Katie Erdman, accepted two awards in the Better Newspaper Contest held during the Minnesota Newspaper Convention in January. The Hancock Record received a first place award for their Classified Page and a second place award for the Graduation section last year....
February 11, 2015 - 1:34pm
by Ross Dybvig Strength. Compassion. Loyalty. Heritage. These are words I would use to describe small town Minnesota communities, and in this case, Hancock, Minn. While I have never lived in this fine town, my family can draw much of its story from this small community in...
February 11, 2015 - 12:48pm