PUBLIC NOTICE

PUBLIC NOTICE PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that Malm Family Foundation having its registered office at 234 South Birch, P.O. Box 790, Hallock, MN  56728, has available for public inspection the annual tax return for Malm Family Foundation for the tax year ending 12/31/19. Any person wishing to inspect this tax return should contact Roger C. Malm,…

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NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING The City of Lancaster will be conducting a public hearing to gather citizens input on the close out of the City of Lancaster Small Cities Grand Program funded by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development. The hearing will be held June 10, 2020 at 7:15 p.m. at the City…

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LANCASTER SCHOOL BOARD PROCEEDINGS

LANCASTER SCHOOL BOARD PROCEEDINGS The Lancaster School Board met in an emergency session on Friday, May 15, 2020, at 12:00p.m. in the math room and via Zoom. The following members were physically present: Langerud, Nordin, Peterson and Lupien. Joining via Zoom: Diamond; joining via telephone: Homstad. Also present were Supt. Shannon Hunstad, and Mendy Coffield.…

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KITTSON COUNTY BOARD PROCEEDINGS

KITTSON COUNTY BOARD PROCEEDINGS April 21, 2020 The Kittson County Board of Commissioners met, pursuant to adjournment on Tuesday, April 21, 2020 at 9:00 a.m. All members were present via GoToMeeting. The meeting was called to order by Chairperson Gillie. The pledge to the flag was given. A motion was made by Commissioner Younggren, seconded…

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Classifieds May 27, 2020

North Kittson Rural Water is seek-ing applications for full-time maintenance worker. Full job descrip-tion is available by email-ing  [email protected] or at the NKRW office in Lake Bronson. North Kittson Rural Water is an Equal Opportunity Employer. (21-22) D & D Commodities in Stephen is hiring for full-time, part-time, and temporary/seasonal positions in production. On the…

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Area Death: Melba Younggren, 89

  Melba L. Younggren, 89, of Hallock, Minn., passed away on Saturday, May 2, 2020 at Kittson Memorial Healthcare  Center in Hallock. Funeral services will be held at a later date. Austin Funeral Home, Hallock, is in charge of the arrangements.

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Christensen resigns top county job

Commissioners approve Shirley Swenson as interim administrator By Anna Jauhola The search for a new county administrator began this week after Eric Christensen tendered his resignation at the Tuesday, May 19 commission meeting. “There’s no easy way to do this, so I’ll just read it out,” Christensen said to the board before reading his resignation…

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Mail-in voting encouraged amid pandemic

By Anna Jauhola While mail-in voting has been the norm for most of Kittson County for many years, the coronavirus pandemic may push this rural area toward all absentee ballots. The county commissioners discussed voting in this social distancing age during their meeting on Tuesday, May 12 and how it will affect people going to…

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Graduation ceremonies set for outside this weekend

By Anna Jauhola Graduation ceremony plans are beginning to solidify, but the situation is still a bit fluid even though seniors are set to graduate this weekend. Lancaster School and Kittson Central held emergency school board meetings, virtually over Zoom, last week to discuss options for ceremonies. Although each board decided on one of two…

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No traditional services are organized for Memorial Day

By Margie Holmgren This coming weekend is known for its ceremonies planned to honor those who sacrificed their lives in service to their country. But for the first time in many, many years there will be no formal services in any of our area communities Lancaster American Legion Post, along with their fellow Legion members…

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