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Welding in real life: Students learn through new mentorship program
Features from the Farm: Impact of bioreactor use for filtering nitrogen
Community Education: Counting down to Summer Sizzle
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Sixth grade girls win Benson tourney
Tiger win-streak snapped by Melrose
Cougars earn Scholar All-America
UMM named UMAC Champions
Cougars fall in regular season finale
Mildred Ione Trost
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
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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
January 9, 2015
Search on for first baby born to Hancock couple in 2015
Jamis Chad Burnett has relinquished his title as the Hancock New Year’s baby as of January 1 of this year. Jamis, the son of Cari and Matthew Burnett, was born on Jan. 31, 2014, to earn the title and receive several free gifts. With the start of the new year, the search began...
January 9, 2015 - 10:47am
Talking it over: Don't sleep your life away
The average person sleeps about one-third of their life. Recommendations are for a person to get eight hours of sleep per night which is one-third of the day. Some people meet these guidelines regularly while others need more or less. I would say that I am about average when it comes...
January 9, 2015 - 10:45am
January 2, 2015
Talking it over - Christmas letters
I enjoy receiving Christmas cards and letters. I love the pictures and stories that reflect on the lives of my family and friends during the previous year. It is great to see the changes and read what they have accomplished over the year. It is good to keep this in mind at the start...
January 2, 2015 - 1:58pm
December 23, 2014
Hancock school board addresses the MSHSL policy on transgender athletes
The Minnesota State High School League may set the rules for high schools in the state, but that doesn’t mean the schools have to like them. The most recent rule approved by the MSHSL regarding transgender athletes is one that many members of the Hancock School Board, as well as...
December 23, 2014 - 2:04pm
Talking it over: Remember what Christmas is about
Christmas is finally here and there have been times over the last six weeks when I have been ready to say “bah humbug” and forget about the holiday. For those of us who have extra responsibilities heaped on us for these few short days, it can be a bit overwhelming. However, attending...
December 23, 2014 - 2:01pm
Outdoor Christmas light winners in Hancock announced
The Hancock outdoor Christmas lights have been judged. Selected this year are: First place - Bob and Trudy Staples Second place - Don and Cindy Asche Third place - Mike and Annette Kratz They will receive Hancock bucks from the Hancock Commercial Club with their thanks for...
December 23, 2014 - 1:58pm
Hancock taxpayers will see a drop in school district levy portion on tax statements
On a windy, icy December night, the Hancock School Board held their planned Truth In Taxation and school board meeting Monday. The few taxpayers present at the meeting and board members were presented with a full report about the proposed 2015 taxes. Superintendent Loren Hacker told...
December 23, 2014 - 1:57pm
City of Hancock to do some needed updates
When snow removal is not needed, some other work will be getting done throughout the city this winter. A couple projects were approved by the Hancock city council members at their December meeting that will update and improve city buildings. The first of these will be painting at...
December 23, 2014 - 1:55pm
Talking it over: When children are quiet
There is never a dull moment with small children and even when they are being quiet and you think they are playing nicely, you need to be on your toes. Our son and his wife found out last week just how fast a child can switch gears from playing with their toys to getting into trouble. My...
December 23, 2014 - 1:53pm
December 10, 2014
Hancock fire department holds ice rescue training on Page Lake
The Hancock Fire Department sponsored an ice rescue training on the shores of Page Lake near Hancock last Saturday. The training started at 10 a.m. The Hancock department decided to invite other area fire departments since this was the first ice rescue training the Hancock department...
December 10, 2014 - 1:55pm
Letter to the editor: MSHSL change
To the editor I attended the meeting at the Minnesota State High School League office in Brooklyn Center where they adopted a new policy regarding transgender students. The policy they settled on is the guidelines and procedures for students who feel they are a gender other than...
December 10, 2014 - 1:51pm
Talking it over: Butchering, a family tradition
We have a tradition in our family that has been carried on for generations through my husbands side. Throughout our marraige, each fall, his family traditionally spent a day butchering meat and making sausage. Over this last weekend we introduced another generation to the practice...
December 10, 2014 - 1:49pm
December 3, 2014
Christmas Coloring contest begins now
The Hancock Commercial Club, Hancock Record and several area businesses are sponsoring a Christmas coloring contest for children from pre-school through sixth grade. Children are asked to clip the picture out of this paper (page 5) pertaining to their age group and color it. When...
December 3, 2014 - 10:57am
November 26, 2014
Hancock first grade recipes for turkey
The Hancock first graders wrote their own recipes this week describing how they would prepare a turkey for Thanksgiving. The following are the recipes as shared by the students in Mrs. Wink’s and Mrs. Ruprecht’s classrooms. How to Cook a Turkey: 1) Wash a turkey, 2) Put some...
November 26, 2014 - 10:26am