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The stars and stripes rises for the first time at the brand new flagpole located outside the entrance to the new museum building. PHOTO: CRAIG MOORHEAD/SPRING GROVE HERALD
The stars and stripes rises for the first time at the brand new flagpole located outside the entrance to the new museum building. PHOTO: CRAIG MOORHEAD/SPRING GROVE HERALD
Thursday, August 21, 2014 11:17 AM
Last Thursday, military honor guard members from all over Houston County congregated at the Houston County Historical Society’s new museum complex in Caledonia to dedicate a new flagpole that honors their comrades.
  • Spring Grove Fitness Center going strong
    “It’s about helping other people,” Brandon Bergey said last week. As manager and a certified personal trainer at Spring Grove Fitness Center, he’s in a unique position to do just that. 
  • Houston County had 11,591 registered voters on Election Day. Only 1,052 votes were cast. 
  • Houston County Historical Society dedicates new flagpole
    Last Thursday, military honor guard members from all over Houston County congregated at the Houston County Historical Society’s new museum complex in Caledonia to dedicate a new flagpole that honors their comrades. 
  • Spring Grove football field ready for first game!
    August is here and along with it comes thoughts of school and school sports practices.  
  • National Night Out brings neighbors together.
    Spring Grove area community members enjoyed the weather as they gathered together to enjoy a delicious meal and conversation during the Spring Grove Police Department’s 14th National Night Out 
  • ...the Spring Grove City Council voted to place a non-binding referendum on next fall's ballot. Residents will have two choices: to encourage the council to keep the city-owned business, the Corner Store, going as-is - or place it on the market to sell lock, stock and barrel. 
  •  Veterinary coming back to SG
    Damage to Tri County Veterinary Service in Spring Grove from last week's fire was heavy, but the business should be open again very soon. 
  • The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources will use the properties to create the Brownsville Bluff Scientific and Natural Area, a brand-new entity. 
  • County Fair ready to roll
    When this year’s Houston County Fair kicks off Aug. 13, an incredible assortment of activities will keep visitors entertained for four solid days. 
  • Visible progress being made in veterans cemetery

    Last week, semis towing large boxlike objects traveled to Preston and bulldozers emerged on Highway 52 grading slopes around three large pillars just above the Resource Recovery Center. Both facts signal the undergoing construction on the new veterans cemetery being developed in southeastern Minnesota.

     
  • A public hearing for Greenleafton’s wastewater ordinance was held during the Tuesday, Aug. 5, Fillmore County Board of Commissioners’ meeting.

     
  • Happy to Be Here
    Coach Patrick Sullivan speaks on basketball, Spring Grove With a quick smile and an easy manner, Patrick appears laid back. Scratch the surface, however, and there’s passion - passion for the game of basketball, teaching, and coaching.    
  • Sunday fire damages SG Veterinary Clinic
    The Spring Grove Fire Department was called to a fire at Tri County Veterinary Service 
  • Life on two wheels
    Maybe it all began on Logan’s fourth birthday. Bicycle number one was his big present. 
  • The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has shut down a Houston County silica sand mine 
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