Friday, November 24, 2017
Area News +

Area News +

Odell Wind Farm Community Fund awards first round of grant recipients

Thirteen grants across four counties are funded     The Odell Wind Farm Community Fund has awarded its first round of grant recipients. Twenty-six applications were received with...

Feeding ‘the least of these’

Mountain Lake Area Relief Committee hosts MCC Mobile Meet Canner; Volunteers can meat for World Relief Feeding "the least of these." The Mountain Lake Area Relief Committee...

Minnesota Highway #4 St. James detour to be removed Friday

At least until next year     The Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT) announced today (Thursday, November 16), that the construction on Minnesota Highway #4 in St....

Bingham Lake City Council approves church’s plan for PJ’s II

Gathering Church to relocate to Bingham Lake location   At the Monday, November 13 meeting of the Bingham Lake City Council, members approved a plan that...

Helping keep folks healthy ‘back home’

Megan Pohlman, PA-C joins Sanford Health Clinics in Mountain Lake, Windom   Sanford Medical Clinics in Mountain Lake and Windom announce that Megan Pohlman, PA-C, will...

Lake Commission holds November meeting

Two grants received     The Lake Commission for Mountain Lake met on Monday, November 13, at Mountain Lake City Hall. Commission members acknowledged a pair of grants...

Additional farm-style street lights, fixtures to be purchased

Mountain Lake City Council maintains Mountain Lake Community Center as city's polling place   THE MOUNTAIN LAKE City Council. Seated front, from left, Council Member Dana...

Mountain Lake Area Relief Committee to host MCC Mobile Meat Canner

Local effort will help can meat for World Relief The Mountain Lake Area Relief Committee will be again hosting the Mennonite Central Committee (MCC) Mobile...

Honoring all who served – at home, abroad

MLHS salutes the service, sacrifice, loyalty of veterans at 2017 program      "Veterans - vets - answered a call larger than themselves," shared Nick Naxay, keynote...

Make a ‘Max’imum effort

Day of giving to schools, nonprofits across Minnesota - including the MLAF   Next Thursday, November 16 is Give to the Max Day — a day...

Comfrey Public School District voters renew operating referendum

Approve to maintain $731.68 per pupil support for next 10 years      

Snowy, icy roads contribute to one-vehicle rollover in Watonwan County

Butterfield woman transported by ambulance to Madelia Community Hospital     Snowy and icy roads contributed to a one-vehicle rollover late yesterday afternoon (Monday, November 6) at...

Winterize your ride

AAA, DPS on prepping your vehicle; NWS on Survival Kit necessities     To help Minnesota residents minimize the risks of winter, the Minnesota Department of Public Safety,...

Fifth Judicial District new judge finalists

Nicholas Anderson, Stephen Lindee on that short list     The county attorneys in Cottonwood and Watotwan counties are among the finalists to be selected as new...

Sharing is caring

Mountain Lake Floral to participate in 19th Annual Caring Rose Week  

Pj’s II to bed

Last day of business for restaurant and bar was October 28  

We are set to be backin’ up, backin’ up, backin’ up

Standard Time returns this Sunday morning at 2 a.m.   The most favorite time of the year for Bob Jass Jr. of Mountain Lake will arrive...

No trick – it really is a treat

A driver's view gander at the 'new look' of Cottonwood County Road #1     It is no trick - but it IS really a treat. Today (Tuesday,...

County #1; Take me home

Being finished up this evening; Then ready for use     After almost a seven-month closure, crews were putting the finishing touches on Cottonwood County Road #1...

Beginning to look a lot like Christmas

Prep underway for second annual vintage 'Christmas at the Village;' More building decorators needed       A cadre of Christmas decorating volunteers were on hand at Heritage...