Bluff Country Reader

PHOTO COURTESY OF MINNESOTA DNR Check out helpful info for getting out this summer from the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources.
07/15/2019 - 2:10pm
Getting outdoors is the best! I enjoyed my time camping at Yellow River State Forest in northeast Iowa July 5-8. The camping was great, as were two events I attended on Saturday – very enlightening! The first was a gathering in Marquette, Iowa, to...

Chatfield News

07/18/2019 - 8:36am
The small town of Fountain, Minn., has staying power that many other locales would envy. Fountain turns 150 years old in 2019 and will have a big celebration July 26 to 28. If one has never been there, the town sits just 30 miles south of Rochester...

News Leader

BARB KERNS/NEWS LEADER Beautification of the Canton City Hall area by planting trees was made possible by the Rockwell Collins company. Canton was the recipient of a grant that was used to improve the area. The fence enclosing the east end of the area was erected earlier, and the trees were the final part of the project to date. It is hoped that possibly benches or a table can be added in the future. Jim Davis, Donivee Johnson, Jon Nordsving and Mike and Cindy Shanks worked on the tree planting effort.
07/18/2019 - 8:52am
Newly-hired City Clerk Brock Bergey was welcomed into his role with the city by Mayor Donivee Johnson and the Canton City Council at the regular meeting on Wednesday, July 10. Nuisance properties within Canton were discussed. It was requested that...

Spring Grove Herald

Jordan Gerard/SGH Dave Cleven stands next to his nearly finished Vought F4U Corsair airplane, created from odds and ends, a snowblower motor, some sheet metal and anything that could be upcycled. He started the project in 2017.
07/17/2019 - 8:27am
The town of Spring Grove seemed to be moving right along with all of its projects happening around town before the big heat wave set in. With temperatures rising to the upper 80s last week, 90s by the end of this week and humidity finally showing...

Spring Valley Tribune

07/16/2019 - 2:17pm
The Spring Valley City Council approved a bid for work enabling industrial park expansion during its regular meeting on Monday, July 8. The council accepted the low bid of $1.17 million from Kuechle Underground, Inc., located in Kimball, Minnesota,...

Tri-County Record

07/18/2019 - 9:15am
Land Stewardship Project’s Farm Beginnings Program is planning a farm tour on "Getting Started with Permaculture and Regenerative Agriculture" to be held Sunday, July 28, from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m., at Nettle Valley Farm in Spring Grove, Minn. (23970...


07/19/2019 - 1:54pm
Spring Grove junior Carter Bratland is one of only three Class A selections on the Post Bulletin 2019 All-Area Baseball Team. Lion teammates, senior Alex Folz and junior Chandler Bergrud, received Honorable Mention. Bratland and Folz have now both...