News

Submitted photo
High school speech is the competitive public speaking activity offered through the Minnesota High School League (MHSL). There are 13 speech categories with each falling into a genre of informing, influencing or entertaining audiences. Luverne High School senior Spencer Schacht has been a speech...
Rock County Community Library Director Clint Wolthuizen explains the glass doors separating the children’s room from the rest of the library will be removed in a proposed $175,000 renovation project. Rock County Commissioners toured the facility before adding the project to their Capital Improvement Plan for 2015. Pictured from left are Ron Boyenga, Sherri Thompson, Wolthuizen, Jody Reisch, Ken Hoime and Stan Williamson.
Improvements to the Rock County Community Library were unanimously supported by the Rock County Board of Commissioners and were added into the county’s Capital Improvement Plan (CIP) for completion this year. Prior to Tuesday’s meeting, the board toured the current library facility with library...
Sheep Shawl
Visitors to Holton’s Town Square on Saturday, Oct. 11, will have the opportunity to view the process of turning alpaca fiber into an article of clothing — or from “Sheep to Shawl,” as the process is known.   Sarah DeVader of Sarah’s En­chanted Cottage on the west side of the Square is putting the “...
This year, business interest in the Upstate has the potential to exceed previous years. Year-to-date 53 companies have visitedthe Upstate area with project interests, according Clay Andrews, director of investor and public relations manager at Upstate S.C. Alliance. “I think Greer is sort of right...
Thomas Robertson (left) and Brandon Burrows (left center) watch as the K-9 Unit practices commands at the First Responders Appreciation Day last Saturday.
On Saturday, Faith Temple Church hosted its first community event to help put a face on the people who are the first to respond in case of an emergency. First Responder Appreciation Day was the Church’s first attempt to host what they hope will be monthly events to point people in crisis to the...

Pages

Comment Here