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07/30/2014 - 3:18pm
The weekend of Aug. 8-10 will be a busy one for Brownton, with the Brownton Lions Club annual corn feed Friday night, Aug. 8, the Brownton Area Resources for Kids (BARK) day Saturday, Aug. 9, and the Region 7C amateur baseball tournament all weekend. The Brownton Lions Club’s annual corn feed will be Friday from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the...
07/09/2014 - 2:30pm
In a short meeting last Tuesday evening, the Brownton City Council heard an update from Police Chief Ken Bauer about the city’s pet ordinance regarding barking dogs. Bauer said he talked with the city attorney about the recurring nuisance of a barking dog and found that in Minnesota, “barking dog offenses” can be charged as...
06/18/2014 - 11:40am
Within the next two weeks, New Auburn will again have a full-service convenience store. The Brownton Co-op Ag Center bought the C-store in March, and currently has the pumps open for pay-at-the-pump service. Brownton Co-op Ag Center General Manager Bruce Loeschen said the cooperative’s board began talking about possibly buying the closed...
06/18/2014 - 11:38am
The Stewart City Council gave permission to the Stewart-Brownton Girl Scouts to start a butterfly garden on city-owned property at its June 9 meeting. The garden will be located on Powers Street, just east of the former Red Owl grocery building. The troop presented the City Council with a schematic drawing of its plans, and the Council voted...
06/12/2014 - 2:11pm
The Stewart City Council moved forward Monday night on three blocks worth of street work, and heard a request for more from a local business. The City Council held an assessment hearing and awarded a bid for street reconstruction for two blocks of Martha Street and one block of East Street. “This is mostly street surfacing work,”...
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