• Glacial Ridge Hospice Motorcycle Ride & Car Run

    | Published on June 24, 2019 at 11:07am CDT

    The Glacial Ridge Hospice Motorcycle Ride and Car Run drew in 97 motocycles, 17 cars and 182 people on June 15. The ride took a different route this year, venturing north of Glenwood to Lowry and over to Villard, then down to Grove Lake and Brooten and then they took County Rd. 18 to State… Read More

  • ‘Youth Day’ features outdoor activities

    | Published on June 24, 2019 at 11:05am CDT

    The annual Youth Day, sponsored by Ducks Unlimited, Pheasants Forever, National Wild Turkey Foundation and the Pope County Pheasant Restoration, featured a host of outdoor activites for youngsters.  Younsters released pheasants after banding.  The event, held at Kruger Farms in Starbuck on June 8, was free to all and targeted families with children from kindergarten… Read More

  • Regional 2019 4-H camp was last week in Morris

    | Published on June 24, 2019 at 11:03am CDT

    The 2019 Regional 4-H camp was held at the University of Minnesota, Morris campus from June 18-20, 2019.  Camp is an educational and recreational program open to all youth in grades 3-6. There were 141 campers and 28 teenage counselors from 13 Minnesota counties who participated. Minnesota 4-H conducts camps all year long at various locations…. Read More

  • ASB ranked 14 in Star Tribune’s ‘Top 150 Workplaces’

    | Published on June 24, 2019 at 11:02am CDT

    American Solutions for Business (ASB) of Glenwood was ranked 14th in the “large company” category on the Star Tribune’s list of Top 150 Workplaces. Rank is determined based on employee survey results.  “As American continues to grow, we maintain the core values and family atmosphere that we’ve cultivated since day one,” explained Larry Zavadil, ASB… Read More

  • DNR asks motorists to ‘give turtles a brake’

    | Published on June 24, 2019 at 11:00am CDT

    The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is reminding motorists that turtles are crossing roads to nest this time of year. Motorists are asked to watch for them and, whenever possible, allow them to cross the road safely. Each year at this time, many female turtles move from lakes, ponds, wetlands, rivers and streams to nesting… Read More

  • Minnesota dock regulations announced by the DNR

    | Published on June 24, 2019 at 10:58am CDT

    Docks and dock platforms provide access to Minnesota’s lakes and rivers and are regulated to help protect public safety as well as aquatic habitat. As summer approaches, the Department of Natural Resources encourages property owners and lake service provider businesses to review the regulations, to ensure the equipment they own, sell or install is in compliance…. Read More