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Storm goes 1-1 to open the season
Five Tigers take titles at Jaguar Invite
Tiger girls changing the paradigm this season
Tiger cross country ends a successful season
Gators finish successful season
Letters to the editor: Election is not a call for parties to work together
Letters to the editor: County should not deny landowner's rights
Debra Crusoe: USDA urges dairy producers to choose protections by Dec. 5
Caroline Little: Millennials rely on newspaper media to be engaged and informed
Rob Schwarzwalder: We deserve better than a stupid government
Open Houses 112914
Area Student Accomplishment 112214
Open Houses 112214
Extension launches 2014 Farm Bill crops education seminars
Features from the Farm 110114
November 6, 2014
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
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 25, 2014
Survivor not alone in her fight against breast cancer
MORRIS – In November 2013, 37-year-old Nicole Logan was focused on getting ready for the birth of her second son. Two weeks before the delivery date, Logan’s right breast began to hurt and feel hard to the touch. Logan discussed the problem with her midwife and visited with...
news / local
October 25, 2014 - 5:38am
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
County approves bids to demolish Owl’s Nest building
by Kim Ukura Forum News Service Stevens County Board of Commissioners accepted a bid from Riley Bros. Construction to demolish the old Owl’s Nest building in Hancock for $27,905. In February, the board agreed to pay half of the cost for demolition after Hancock Mayor Bruce...
October 16, 2014 - 9:50am
Hancock City Council considers new fire truck
The Hancock City Council will be holding a special meeting on Oct. 27 to review the city budget. However, during this meeting they will also be making some important decisions about equipment purchases. One of these is for the purchase of a new fire truck. Hancock Fire Chief Kyle...
October 16, 2014 - 9:48am
Talking it over: Rainy Monday in fall
Rain on a Monday should just not happen. It is hard enough to get up for that first day of the work week, much less to be greeted by rain. However, in fall it just seems to make the day even shorter and darker. The beauty of fall is diminished by the gray of a cloudy, rainy day. The...
October 16, 2014 - 9:46am
October 8, 2014
Hancock FFA members attend Fall Rally
The Hancock Officer team and Chapter Green hands took part in Fall Rally and COLT. The Green hands participate in Fall Rally, which teaches them about the different parts of FFA. The chapter officers participle in COLT, which stands for Chapter Officer Leadership Training. In these...
October 8, 2014 - 10:31am
Talking it over - Just say something good
If you ever want to know what people think about something, just try selling it. It seems that as soon as you put something up for sale, all the negative attributes get pointed out and positive ones are ignored. I have seen this happen many times when a person tries to sell their...
October 8, 2014 - 10:28am