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Morris Public Library re-opened today
Samantha Greiner named Donnelly Threshing Bee Queen
Auto dealership asks for tax abatement for new facility in Morris
Stevens County will interview auditor/treasurer, engineer candidates next week
UMM Preview 082314
Tigers drop opener to B-B-E
Eagles edge Cougars in UMAC volleyball preseason poll
Men's Soccer: CSS to again claim UMAC title in 2014
St. Scholastica unanimous favorite in UMAC women's soccer
Thunder roars over the Tigers
Dwane Franklin "Bub" Cardwell
Capitol Chatter: Minnesota House races get noticed nationally
Letter: Government is complicit in crimes against Palestinians
Letter: My hometown community
Talking it Over: Who owns the fair?
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Area Student Accomplishments 082314
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Features from the Farm 082314
August 25, 2014
Shelly Volker and Tony Ricks are happy to announce their engagement. Parents of the couple are Dennis and JoAnn Volker of Morris and Sandra Rauber of Covington, La. Shelley is a 1986 graduate of Hancock High School and a 1987 graduate of Alexandria Technical College. She is employed...
celebrations / engagements
August 25, 2014 - 1:04pm
August 21, 2014
Loren Hacker fills Hancock Superintendent position
HANCOCK, Minn. -- The school is a lonely place in the summer. What is missing? According to Loren Hacker, the new part-time Superintendent in Hancock, it is the energy of the children. Hacker started at the Hancock School in July and during the last several weeks he has missed...
news / local
August 21, 2014 - 11:35am
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
Concert planned for Adair Horgen
A concert in honor of Adair Horgen’s 90th birthday will be held on Tuesday, Aug. 19 at 7:30 p.m. at the Morris Area Elementary Concert Hall. Adair has shared the gift of music with countless people, young and old, over many years starting as a band teacher, an accompanist, a band...
August 13, 2014 - 2:56pm
Hancock Fall sports meeting
There will be a fall parents of sports meeting for football and volleyball players on Tuesday, Aug. 19 at 6:30 p.m. in the gym. If anyone would like to order football apparel they can do so at www.bsnsports.com click on the my team shop and enter the code christ2DC.
August 13, 2014 - 2:55pm
Hancock City Council aproves bid for street work
Summer is coming to an end, but the Hancock City Council members are confident that there is still enough time to get some street and sidewalk work done within the city. At their meeting on Monday night, council members reviewed bids on sidewalk work and approved a bid for crack filling...
August 13, 2014 - 2:54pm
Talking it over: Wet but fun fair
I had a great time at the fair over the weekend despite the wet weather. Other than getting pretty wet on Sunday afternoon, we managed to take in events between the showers. I especially enjoyed the 4-H judging events and was able to share some of the time at these with my granddaughters....
August 13, 2014 - 2:48pm
August 8, 2014
Stee-po Farms recognized as a 2014 “U of M Farm Family”
Representing agricultural achievement in diverse farming operations, 74 families from throughout Minnesota are being honored as a 2014 Farm Family of the Year by the University of Minnesota. Stee-po Farms of rural Hancock has been named Stevens County’s 2014 Farm Family of the...
news / local
August 8, 2014 - 2:28pm
Mark and Karin Roach of Brainerd, along with Dennis and Karen Schroeder of Hancock, are pleased to announce the engagement of their children, Alisha Marie and Ryan LeRoy. Alisha is a 2006 graduate of Brainerd High School, a 2010 graduate of the Unviersity of Minnesota, Morris, and...
celebrations / engagements
August 8, 2014 - 9:00am
August 7, 2014
Fall sports practice begin in Hancock on Aug. 11
Football practice for Hancock athletes will start on Monday, Aug. 11, at 7:30 a.m. for grades 9-12. Anyone interested in playing, meet in the gym. Bring t-shirt, shorts, and cleats. Junior high football for grades 7 and 8 will start Aug. 25 at 3 p.m. Players will need to stop...
August 7, 2014 - 10:32am
Orientation and open house dates at the Hancock School
Hancock Public School Principal Tim Pahl would like to extend an invitation to all seventh grade students and parents who will be attending school at Hancock High School to this year’s seventh grade orientation. Orientation will take place on Monday, Aug. 25 from 7:00-8:00 p.m....
August 7, 2014 - 10:31am
Talking it over: The pain of birthday parties
Birthday parties are normally a happy event. But if you are a little child or even a big adult, being excluded or unable to have a party, can be very painful. Last week our four year old granddaughter felt the first pain of not being invited to a birthday party. I say first because...
August 7, 2014 - 10:29am
July 31, 2014
Some important dates for students heading back to school this fall in Hancock
With the 2014-2015 school year quickly approaching, it is important that parents who are considering enrolling their children at Hancock Public School register their child(ren) as soon as possible. This will enable the district to finalize bus routes, class schedules, and class rosters....
July 31, 2014 - 10:06am
Nienhaus family is busy getting projects ready for the Stevens County Fair
Some of the best dressed animals at the Stevens County Fair can be seen at the Lamb Lead on Thursday night. This special show, held at 5:30 p.m., is a time for 4-Hers to ‘dress up’ themselves and their animals in items made from wool, an important product from the sheep industry. Participating...
July 31, 2014 - 10:05am
Hancock's newest business - The Perfect Piece
The Perfect Piece is the perfect name for the newest business on main street in Hancock. The business takes antique, used, out-dated and even damaged furnishings and decor items and gives them new life, creating a piece that is perfect for current trends. Sometimes the items need...
July 31, 2014 - 10:01am