Filing by candidates for the November General Election ended Tuesday, Aug. 12. The General Election will be Tuesday, Nov. 4. Residents will be able to vote for their city election, as well as other state and federal government elections between 7 a.m. and 8 p.m. As of the Tuesday deadline time, the following candidates had [...]
All Minnesota registered voters can vote in the Tuesday, Aug. 12, state primary. Voting hours are 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. After four terms Republican Congresswoman Michele Bachmann is not running for re-election to the U.S. House of Representatives. Two Republican candidates hope to get a shot at the 6th Congressional District seat in the [...]
Two Republicans for Dist. 30B are challenging each other in the Aug. 12 primary election. Dist. 30B includes St. Michael, Albertville, Hanover and Otsego. The winner will move on as the Republican on the Nov. 4 general election ballot.
Visitors flocked into town Saturday, Aug. 2, for the 10th annual Hanover Harvest Festival, featuring a 5K and children’s run, kids activities, demonstrations, free music, a bustling marketplace, the Antique Car Show, a parade with both Rockford and Buffalo high school bands participating, a royalty coronation, a Texas Hold’em tournament and fireworks. June rains left [...]
By U.S. Sens. Amy Klobuchar and John Hoeven Whether it is sending a text, reading an email, or changing stations on the radio, it only takes a moment of distraction to cause a tragedy. In fact, research shows if a driver takes their eyes off the road for just 5 seconds at 55 mph [...]
Community market NOW THROUGH OCT. 17 – A community market will be open on Fridays between 3 and 7 p.m. at the Rockford Mall parking lot (inside in bad weather) through Oct. 17. Look for fresh farm produce, local products like honey and syrup, crafts, jewelry and a wide assortment of items. The fee for [...]
By John Holler Contributing Writer One of Minnesota’s greatest resources is its 10,000 lakes. For outdoor enthusiasts, whether they be on lakes to swim, ski or fish, Minnesota is renowned for not only its abundance of lakes, but the quality of the water in the lakes. However, that pristine quality of Minnesota water is [...]