THE BRIDGEHUNTER'S CHRONICLES Mystery Bridge Nr. 24: The Red Rock Bridges
Our 24th Mystery Bridge profile (as I counted the unusual bridge type in a salty German city as nr. 23) features not only one bridge, but as many as five, all going back to Marion County, Iowa, whic... Posted on 5/16/13 at 5:53 AM
STAFF BLOG THE FARM BLEAT Legend in the Limestone
I was sitting at the dining room table in a farmhouse along the banks of the Kanaranzi Creek the other day, listening to a fascinating couple talk about the heritage in their familys century farm.
Th... Posted on 9/2/11 at 4:00 PM
CAPITOL CHATTER Red Rock seeks money
Officials from the southeastern Twin Cities and beyond say their communities should be next in line for a passenger rail line, and a $500,000 park-and-ride lot is the first step.
"This ... Posted on 2/8/10 at 6:20 PM
STAFF BLOG TALES FROM THE CHIEF Who?
At work tonight, I was able to catch the Super Bowl in bits and pieces. Pulling hard for the Saints, I was impressed with the way they overcame an early 10-0 deficit to earn the win and wrap up a... Posted on 2/7/10 at 3:48 PM
Rock County FSA employee terminated for unauthorized access
LUVERNE — A Rock County Family Service Agency employee was terminated after accessing private information of individuals located primarily in Nobles and Rock County, according to Rock County Administrator Kyle Oldre.
WORTHINGTON — The National Weather Service in Sioux Falls, S.D., issued flood warnings for the Des Moines River at Jackson, and the Rock River at Rock Rapids, Iowa, effective today until further notice.
Nobles, Rock, Murray counties receive Clean Water funding
WORTHINGTON — The Minnesota Board of Water and Soil Resources (BWSR) has awarded more than $10 million in state grants from Minnesota’s Clean Water Fund to complete projects that help to protect streams, rivers, lakes and groundwater. In all, 61 applications were approved for funding in an announcement made Wednesday, including three in southwest Minnesota.
Rock, Pipestone, Lyon and Nobles counties to benefit from grant
WOODSTOCK — Rural residents of Rock, Pipestone, Lyon and a portion of Nobles counties will soon be able to access broadband service thanks to a $15 million grant and loan awarded Wednesday through the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act.
Frahm builds terraces to control runoff on Rock County land
ELLSWORTH — Since its inception in late 1981, the Kanaranzi-Little Rock Watershed District has had a Frahm serving on its board of directors.
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