Randy Schreifels, Stearns County auditor-treasurer, is pleased to announce that driver’s licenses and Minnesota ID Cards can now be renewed at the Stearns County Service Center. Driver’s license renewals, lost cards, changes of name, class and address can all be processed at License Center West. Driver’s license renewals and Minnesota ID Card renewal services [...]
By John Michaelson Minnesota News Connection It may not soothe the sore backs of shovelers or help cover high heating bills, but this cold and snowy Minnesota winter does have a silver lining for the Great Lakes. The bitter temperatures that have been common have led to Lake Superior being nearly entirely covered in ice [...]
Wayne Resseman of the Holdingford Snowfliers Snowmobile Club has informed the Stearns County Park Department that they are unable to groom portions of the Lake Wobegon trail between Albany and Holdingford for snowmobiling. They report drifts on the trail so large that grooming machines are not able to groom the trail. All snowmobilers are warned [...]
Sauk Centre Elementary School has been awarded a Technology Grant for Rural Schools in the amount of $2,000 from the Foundation for Rural Education and Development (FRED). Nominated by Arvig, the school was awarded based on its intent to enhance learning by increasing the use of technology in the classroom. The school will use the [...]
Mark your calendars for a day of fun and information about women’s health. CentraCare Health’s 13th annual Women’s Health 101 is 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., Saturday, March 15, at CentraCare Health Plaza, 1900 CentraCare Circle. Pre-registration is encouraged, but not required, at www.centracare.com. From 8 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. attendants can participate in more [...]
Andrew Niedzwiecki Andrew Gabriel Niedzwiecki was born to Brian and Rebecca Niedzwiecki of Pierz, February 26, 2014, at 5:58 p.m. at the CentraCare Health Systems, Long Prairie. He weighed 7 pounds, 9 ounces. Grandparents are Steven and Rebecca Niedzwiecki of Long Prairie and Edwin and Kelly Oldakowski, Little Falls.
Peter Michael Thomas Sr., 76, of Avon, MN, passed away March 1, 2014, in Bradenton, Florida, with his wife of 54 years, by his side. Peter was born in St. Cloud, Minnesota to the late Dorothy (Schaefer) and Peter R. Thomas on March 30, 1937. Peter served his country in the Air Force for five [...]