Get tested if you have COVID-19 symptoms

By Andrea Swenson, RN, director of clinic nursing and patient safety As expected, in response to an increase in positive COVID-19 cases and exposures in the area, we are beginning to see an increase in testing for COVID-19 as well. We wanted to provide some information so the public is aware about the scenarios when…

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First COVID-19 case reported at area school

By Anna Jauhola Just before MEA weekend, Lancaster School reported its first positive COVID-19 case in a high school student. Superintendent Shannon Hunstad said, for privacy reasons, they are not releasing the name of the student. However, the student and a handful of close contacts were put in isolation and quarantine immediately starting Wednesday, Oct.…

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Line 3 replacement complete in ND

Officials hopeful project will start in MN by end of 2020 By Anna Jauhola HAMILTON, N.D. — Work on the replacement of Line 3 of the crude oil Enbridge pipeline in Minnesota could start as soon as December, according to officials who spoke at an event in Pembina County, N.D., last week. Enbridge and its…

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State bonding bill passed, Lake Bronson dam funded

By Enterprise Staff The Minnesota Legislature adjourned last week after finally voting through a $2 billion state bonding bill, which included $18 million dedicated to reconstructing the Lake Bronson Dam. According to the Revisor of Statutes website, the House approved the bonding bill on Wednesday, Oct. 14 and turned it over to the Senate, which…

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Hallock City Council September 2, 2020

MINUTES OF THE REGULAR MEETING OF THE HALLOCK CITY COUNCIL WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 2, 2020 CALL TO ORDER: Mayor Dave Treumer called the regular meeting of the Hallock City Council to order at 5:44 pm on September 2, 2020. Those Present: Mayor Dave Treumer, Kevin Waller, Jennifer Peterson, Naomi Larson and Mike Totleben. Also present: City…

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Estate of Thomas W. Hughes

STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF KITTSON IN DISTRICT COURT PROBATE DIVISION Court File No. ___35-PR-20-94 In Re:  Estate of:        ) Thomas W. Hughes,    ) Decedent.        ) NOTICE OF INFORMAL PROBATE OF WILL AND APPOINTMENT OF PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS Notice is given that an application for informal probate of the decedent’s…

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Janice Elaine Hanson, 84

Janice Elaine Hanson, 84, of Hallock, Minn., died Oct. 12, 2020, at the Kittson Healthcare Nursing Home. Janice was born March 12, 1936, to Searl and Mabel (Norberg) Peterson in Bismarck, N.D. She grew up on the family farm near Washburn, N.D. She was baptized, attended Sunday School and was confirmed at Birka Lutheran Church,…

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Bearcats fall short on comeback victory over NCE/Ulen Hitterdal

By Coach Mark Bernstrom What a way to begin the fall sports season. The state originally said there wouldn’t be a football season until spring. Then they overturned that decision about a month ago, to have a condensed season this fall. Now, here we are one game in and activities are making life feel a…

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Kittson County Museum: Preserving our history through your stories

Editor’s Note: These stories are provided to inspire you to write your family business and town history for an upcoming Kittson County history book. Watch for more information about the book and how you can volunteer to help in upcoming issues of the Kittson County Enterprise. WILLIAM M. KRUMHOLZ By Helen Berg “Our Northwest Corner –…

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