U.S. Senator Al Franken joined the Cool Country Sunrise on Wednesday to discuss a Senate-passed bill that would expand accountability for VA officials and bolster healthcare options for Minnesota veterans.
The Almelund Threshing Company is holding it’s 12th annual Tractor Caravan on Sunday, August 3rd. Join them as nearly one-hundred tractors cruise through a relaxing 23 mile route that winds it’s way through rural MN. The event is free & requires no pre-registration. Arrive before 9am at Eko Backen in Scandia. Complimentary coffee and donuts [...]
Memorial Blood Centers is holding a community blood drive in Hinckley on Thursday, August 14th from 2-6pm. A “Bloodmobile” will be parked at Daggett’s Foods IGA. Schedule your blood donation today and be assured that you get the exact appointment time you want! Please contact Michele Keil at (218) 740-1541 to sign up, or visit [...]
A new state law that goes into effect August 1st, 2014 is attempting to help increase work zone safety on Minnesota roadways. Motorists who speed through a work zone (reduced speed limits found on orange signage) will now be fined up to $300 with additional ticket surcharges. The measure was approved by the Legislature this [...]