The Swanville City Council will gather for an emergency meeting Monday, Dec. 16, at 5 p.m. at Swanville Center. The only agenda item is discussion regarding the hiring of a new maintenance person, said City Clerk Julie Hollermann.
‘Imagery in Glass’ encompasses detailed projects large and small by Jennie Zeitler, Staff Writer The guitar sitting close to Paul Jensen’s glass studio workbench hints at the years spent playing for a rock band. Those years gave way to glass crafting in the 1990s. Jensen has never taken an art class. But he so enjoyed drawing [...]
Board, staff, community giving input on school district needs by Jennie Zeitler, Staff Writer Two of the biggest needs facing the Royalton School District are the deficit of 19,000 square feet of space at the elementary school (as compared to a current standard school building) and deferred maintenance at both buildings that adds up to $16.9 [...]
The community discussion on tolerance and fear of Islam, slated to take place at St. Francis Hall in Little Falls Wednesday, Dec. 4, from 6 p.m. – 8 p.m., has been postponed due to the weather. Organizers will inform the public when a new date is set. Sponsors of the event are the Little Falls [...]
Inventory stocked by Becker Screen Printing of Pierz by Jennie Zeitler, Staff Writer Royalton students, parents and other community members now have a place to purchase logowear that shows their school and community support — the Lion’s Den store in the high school. “I was always being asked by people about how to get clothing,” said [...]
by Jennie Zeitler, Staff Writer The County Board denied a resident’s request for a reduced wind turbine permit fee at Tuesday’s meeting. Although Lakin Township resident Andrew Wright addressed the Board at a recent meeting, his request for a lower fee was not formally presented. Wright proposes installing a small wind turbine for personal use [...]
by Jennie Zeitler, Staff Writer The Royalton City Council adopted changes to its outdoor music policy, allowing more opportunities for local groups and bars to hold outdoor events. The previous restriction of one outdoor permit per weekend was amended to read “except for Platte River Day weekend.” One change that had been requested by local [...]