With cold and snowy Minnesota days in the past, many outdoor activities are in the minds of many as June has arrived and with it warmer days and thoughts of fun in the sun. The Spring Grove SWIM Center opens on Friday and offers a variety of activities for all ages.
All of the Bluff Country News Group offices will be closing at 11:30 a.m. on Friday, June 5 for a company meeting.
Residents at Gundersen Tweeten Care Center in Spring Grove are anxious to use the new whirlpool tub room at the facility. The room was recently expanded and remodeled. The room has doubled in size and now has both a tub and a shower, a dressing area and a vanity.
On Monday, May 25, at approximately 10 p.m. the Houston County Sheriff’s Office received a report of shots being fired on Main Street in the city of Eitzen.
On Sunday, May 24, at approximately 7:30 p.m., the Houston County Sheriff’s Office received a report of an active burglary of an unoccupied dwelling on State Highway 44 in Hokah Township.
To mix some metaphors: when you're trying to land a keeper, it's better to have a horse in the race than to sit on the sidelines.
Houston County commissioners once again tackled plans for a new highway department headquarters/shop during their Tuesday, May 26, meeting. They listened as Tony Szak and Jason Plante of Market & Johnson explained what their company does.
Thomas Trehus, Spring Grove School Board member and fifth generation Houston County resident, announced he will run for the Minnesota House of Representatives in District 28B.
Yost J. Hershberger, 23, of Decorah, died Thursday afternoon after becoming trapped between a logging trailer and a large truck in rural Mabel.
Monday was Memorial Day; a day when communities in the United States gather to honor and remember those veterans who served and gave their lives for our country.
Quilts of Honor are stitched with love, prayers and healing thoughts. Quilts of Honor are quilted hugs of gratitude.
Several contests, challenges and festivities were held during this year’s Syttende Mai weekend. Winners of the parade, quilt challenge, drawing contest, pedal pull and car show have been announced.
A Houston County Sheriff's Department employee has earned some recognition from the Minnesota Professional Law Enforcement Assistant’s Association (PLEAA).
The Spring Grove City Council discussed a recent increase in wholesale rates for electric power during its meeting last Tuesday, May 19.
“Childhood Memory” was this year’s theme for the Piecemakers Quilt Guild Challenge contest at the guild’s annual quilt show during Spring Grove’s Syttende Mai celebration. There were 10 entries in the competition, held May 16, at the Spring Grove Public Library.