Kay Rosengren, 82

Long-time Hallock resident Kay Colleen Rosengren passed the evening of Friday, November 15, 2019. Born in Minot, North Dakota on April 18, 1937, to Llewellyn Lane and Gladys Colwell, she is survived by her sister and brother-in-law, Mary Lou and Quentin Francis Erickson, nephews Rene and Alex Erickson, nephew Jeret Colwell, and grand niece and…

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Hallock video, new website gain traction

By Anna Jauhola As the movement to draw more people to Hallock continues, two digital components made debuts this summer. A long-awaited video promoting the flavor of Hallock hit YouTube on July 23 and shortly thereafter, the city’s new website came online. Both are meant to not only promote the city but to take the…

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New equipment helps cardiac and other therapy patients

By Anna Jauhola Cardiac patients in and around Hallock haven’t had to go far for rehabilitation for many years, but a recent upgrade in equipment has made rehab that much easier. Kittson Healthcare recently acquired two new pieces of equipment through a generous donation from the Kittson Memorial Foundation – a low-impact recumbent stationary bike…

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Ghost Towns of Kittson County

By Anna Jauhola Kittson County’s history shows us this area was once a bustling prairie where businesses popped up literally in the middle of nowhere. Without easy transportation to larger urban centers, pioneers often had to rely on small general stores or even postal stops to obtain the basics. This Halloween, take time and explore…

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Giving support by filling the gap through public service

Kujava excited to be Kittson County’s school nurse and reliable health resource By Anna Jauhola Jeanna Kujava hopes to continue the quality healthcare legacy in Kittson County as she begins her first year as the school nurse at Kittson Central, Lancaster and Tri-County schools. Kujava began her position with Kittson Healthcare Department of Public Health…

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Vera Jean Loer, 71

Vera Jean (Moran) Loer, 71, of Humboldt, Minn., passed away at the Kittson Memorial Healthcare Center on Sunday, Nov. 3, 2019. Vera was born May 19, 1948, to Joseph Alfred and Mabel Bertha (Burnell) Moran in Hallock, Minn. The family lived in Lancaster, Minn., and later moved to Hallock where she graduated from high school…

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Dennis Irving Collins, 58

Dennis Irving Collins, 58, passed away on Nov. 23, 2018, after suffering complications from a stroke. He was born in St. Paul, Minn., on Dec. 8, 1934. After graduating from Lake Bronson High School in 1953, he served in Korea with the Army from 1954-56. Upon returning to the States, Dennis attended the Minnesota School…

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Jamie Lee Glad, 53

Jamie Lee Glad, 53, of Lancaster, Minn., passed away at his home on Monday, Sept. 16, 2019. Jamie was born Jan. 14, 1966, in Hallock, Minn., to Richard and Diane (Coffield) Glad. He grew up in Lancaster and attended school there. Jamie worked as a plumber for several years in Florida and Wyoming until failing…

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Estate of Gail Larson

STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF KITTSON IN DISTRICT COURT PROBATE DIVISION Court File No. 35-PR-19-160 In Re:  Estate of:    ) Gail E. Larson,    ) 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 Will dated…

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Notice – City of Lancaster

NOTICE OF PASSING OF AN ORDINANCE ESTABLISHING FEES FOR EMERGENCY PROTECTION FIRE SERVICES BY THE CITY OF LANCASTER NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the City Council of the City of Lancaster did on October 10, 2019, Add Chapter 1704 to their Minnesota Cities Livable City Code. Provisions in the Chapter 1704 ordinance includes section 1704.01…

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