Highland County Association for Children and Adults Donates 72-Year-Old Organizational Books to Highland County Historical Society

Another piece of Highland County history will be added to the library at the Highland House Museum on Friday, November 11, when representatives from the Highland County Association for Children and Adults donated a 72-year-old original record book to the Highland County Historical Society. 11. Several representatives from the Highland County Association of Children and … Read more

Crowds of shoppers find holiday bargains at Shopping Opener | News, Sports, Jobs

Christa Kalk makes sure to sell gnomes at her market at 16 N. State. Neu Ulm – This year’s shopping season is off to a great start. New Ulm’s annual weekend shopping opener welcomes some of the biggest opening day crowds, with tourists from all over the state coming to buy holiday crafts. The annual … Read more

Way Station opens used bookstore | News, Sports, Jobs

Among the volunteers who submitted photos to help The Way Station used bookshop prepare to open for Veterans Day weekend were the Chester Woods family: mother Kaytlen, father Andrew, daughter Hope and son Andrew. EAST LIVERPOOL – A happy new chapter is being written to please local book readers. History has to be recreated. The … Read more

Lebold Mansion prepares for Halloween

The famous Abilene landmark is planning several days of Halloween-themed events. Local businesses and Abilene schools are participating in Halloween preparations, according to Lebold Mansion officials. Last year, more than 2,000 people visited the mansion on Halloween night, queuing up to two hours in several blocks. This year, owner Joseph Tatner is planning weekend events … Read more

Ihasz sisters bring their friendship and skills to Northshire Bookstore | Local News

MANCHESTER – Sisters Cathleen Ihasz, Nicole Ihasz and Ashley Ihasz-Austin all have identities and interests of their own – even if many of them overlap. Katherine is the eldest and tallest, her background is in finance and real estate. Together with her second sister Nicole, she founded a film production company and a venture capital … Read more

Central Iowa ready to welcome Hall of Famer | News, Sports, Jobs

Iowa Central Community College’s newest class of Hall of Fame will be inaugurated on October 22 on the Fort Dodge campus. The 2022 Hall of Famers include Tanner Aus, Morgan Brown, Sessions Harlan, Dan Cassady, Lisa Shimkat, Joseph LeValley and the 2007-2008 Women’s Cross Country Team. Aus, Brown, Harlan and the 2007-2008 cross country team … Read more

Olmsted County Commission receives report on racism and public health

ROCHESTER, Minn. (KROC-AM News) — The Olmsted County Commission will submit an in-depth report on racism as a public health problem next week. Last year, commissioners directed the Olmsted County Human Rights Commission and the Olmsted County Public Health Services Advisory Committee to conduct a joint study of the issue after the county board approved … Read more