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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
Caroline Little: Millennials rely on newspaper media to be engaged and informed
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 20, 2014
Community prepares grant application for bike path project
MORRIS – On Tuesday, Paul Rentz of Morris asked the Stevens County Board of Commissioners to sponsor a grant application for state funding to extend existing bike paths in the Morris area from County Road 10 near Pomme de Terre Park out to Highway 9. The proposed paved path would...
news / government
November 20, 2014 - 5:52pm
November 19, 2014
Amy Ekren opens new photography business
Capturing the moment is almost as important as capturing the image in a photography. For Amy Ekren of Amy E. Photography, those 'special' moments are what she is looking for in a photo. Amy (Fehr) Ekren grew up loving to take pictures. An early memory Amy has is insisting to bring...
November 19, 2014 - 2:42pm
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 12, 2014
Fallon Chantal Meixel and Wade Michael Backman were united in marriage on Saturday, June 28, 2014 at the Alexandria Covenant Church with Pastor John LeVahn officiating. The reception was held at Arrowwood Resort & Conference Center in Alexandria. Parents of the couple are...
celebrations / weddings
November 12, 2014 - 9:10am
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
Theodore Kurtis Standfuss
Theodore Kurtis Standfuss was born on October 28, 2014 at the St. Cloud Hospital to Kari and Nathan Standfuss of Big Lake. He weighed 6 pounds 10 ounces and was 18 inches long. Grandparents are Lyle and Beverly Kruize of Hancock and Bruce and Barbara Standfuss of Sunburg. Great grandparents...
celebrations / births
November 6, 2014 - 10:09am
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
November 4, 2014
Tia Louise Gramm
Tia Louise Gramm was born on Monday, October 13, 2014 at Lake Region Healthcare in Fergus Falls, to Taylor and Tanya Gramm of Hancock. Tia Louise weighed 8 lbs. 3 oz. and was 21" long. Grandparents are Tim and Gwen Gramm of Hancock, and Arnie and Myra Wulf of Sioux Falls, S.D....
celebrations / births
November 4, 2014 - 3:31pm
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