In order to make repairs to the watermain, water will be shut off on First Avenue Northwest from Lindbergh Drive to Sixth Street on Saturday, March 8 from approximately 8 a.m. until approximately 1 p.m.
Due to icy road conditions, Swanville, Sauk-Rapids Rice and Upsala initially delayed school two hours — but have now decided to close. Holdingford and Long Prairie-Grey Eagle Schools were already scheduled to be closed today. Royalton and Sauk-rapids Rice remain on a two-hour late schedule.
Often recognized as the “Pavarotti of Gospel Music” Robert Robinson returns to Onamia and sing with the Bethany Lutheran Youth as a benefit for their annual mission trip this summer to poverty-filled areas in New York. The concert will be held at the Holy Cross Center and Church. “It has been six years since I [...]
by Jennie Zeitler, Staff Writer The Morrison County Board reviewed the job performance of County Administrator Deb Gruber in February, a routine evaluation conducted annually. Gruber received good marks from the Board as well as from county department heads. “I was very pleased with the outcome of that report,” said County Commissioner Jeff Jelinski. “As [...]
by Jennie Zeitler, Staff Writer The Upsala City Council heard citizens’ concerns over frozen water lines, Monday. “We’re wondering what you’re going to do for us,” said Mary Jane Chuba. Council Member Dennis Westrich had helped a number of city residents clear water lines. Some were frozen in the street, some closer to residences. “If [...]
by Jennie Zeitler, Staff Writer For the second time in a month, the County Board approved a request to waive an after-the-fact permit fee, Tuesday. Don Lenz of Benson inquired at the County Planning and Zoning (P&Z) office in the fall of 2012, about the requirements to put up a cabin on property owned by [...]
by Jennie Zeitler, Staff Writer Representatives from Royalton’s new audit firm, CliftonLarsonAllen in Waite Park, presented the annual audit report to the City Council, Tuesday. A clean opinion was issued on regulatory financial statements. “There were some internal control findings, material weaknesses,” said Doug Host. “There is a lack of segregation of duties for accounting [...]