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Expansion nearly complete at resource recovery facility
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New York Mills
September 19, 2012
New Faces: A Norwegian's first weeks
Ane Aas arrived in New York Mills from Norway three weeks ago to begin her yearlong journey as a foreign exchange student. As she learns of the...
news / education / features
September 19, 2012 - 3:23pm
September 12, 2012
New York Mills mural paints a picture of local history
A new mural that depicts the history of New York Mills is nearing completion; the project's director, Pam Robinson, began detail work last week. With a touch of a brush, feathers formed on wings, veins appeared on leaves and a solid mass of green became individual strands of grass....
news / entertainment / local
September 12, 2012 - 3:11pm
September 9, 2012
NY Mills girl benefits from Kruzin' 4 Kidz motorcycle ride
The local Kruzin' 4 Kidz Motorcycle Club is celebrating a record year in 2012 by helping out an area girl. The club's fundraising efforts were recently extended to help a fourth area person in a one-year period - an achievement never before realized by the club. Kruzin' 4 Kidz will...
news / features
September 9, 2012 - 4:19pm
September 5, 2012
Lund's settles sex discrimination claim
Lund Boat and its parent company, Brunswick Corp., have agreed to pay $295,000 in back wages and interest to 185 female job applicants who were denied entry-level positions at Lund's manufacturing plant in New York Mills. The U.S. Department of Labor's Office of Federal Contract...
news / local
September 5, 2012 - 3:37pm
Author with New York Mills ties publishes first book
An author with ties to New York Mills has co-written and published a new novel, "Capitol Hell." Jayne Jones is the daughter of Dave and Margaret...
entertainment / news / local
September 5, 2012 - 2:53pm
August 29, 2012
New York Mills man sentenced for 2011 fatal crash
The driver in the crash that killed Ty Bell and injured a 15-year-old girl last summer has been sentenced. Daniel Resch, now 22, of NY Mills, was convicted of operating a motor vehicle in a grossly negligent manner, a felony offense. He was sentenced Aug. 20 to four years at the...
news / local / accidents
August 29, 2012 - 4:46pm
August 24, 2012
Tractor collection pulls crowd to Ulen farmstead
news / events
August 24, 2012 - 11:36am
August 23, 2012
Photo gallery: Corn and culture in New York Mills
Photos from the Corn Feed, Puppet Pageant and Continental Divide Music and Film Festival, held in New York Mills last weekend. See the related photo gallery for pictures.
news / entertainment / community / events
August 23, 2012 - 1:25pm
August 22, 2012
A fun, Finntastic family event
'Finn-ish' off a month of fun local events with a visit to the Finn Creek Museum's Summer Folk Festival. Taking place Saturday and Sunday, this...
entertainment / events / local
August 22, 2012 - 2:54pm
August 17, 2012
New York Mills class of '72 reunites
The New York Mills High School class of 1972 held its 40th class reunion on July 28 at S&S Winery. Forty-two graduates and their spouses attended...
August 17, 2012 - 1:27pm
Perham, New York Mills schools move toward healthier meal program
With federal guidelines pushing for wholesome lunches, area schools are trying to find healthy alternatives that kids will still like to eat. Take pizza as an example: to fit the guidelines, the crust must be made from whole wheat and the toppings need to have a lower fat and sodium...
education / news
August 17, 2012 - 1:20pm
All set to soar: New technology will get the year off to a flying start in New York Mills
Sept. 4 is right around the corner, and like it or not, that first Tuesday after Labor Day marks the first day of school for area children. Shortly after the hallways cleared out last spring, the summer projects began. The floors were waxed, some lockers repainted and the new carpet...
education / news
August 17, 2012 - 1:17pm
NY Mills mural project nears completion
The Community Mural Project in New York Mills is well underway, with the first eight panels nearing completion. Images on these 4x8-foot panels...
news / entertainment / community
August 17, 2012 - 12:18pm
August 15, 2012
Back-to-School: We ask kids, 'Are you excited?'
For our special Back-to-School section, education reporter Connie Vandermay talked to a lot of area kids to get their take on going back to school. She asked them all the same question: "Are you excited for school to start, and why or why not?" Their answers may surprise you. To...
education / local / features
August 15, 2012 - 3:29pm
New York Mills Hardware Hank is heading out to the highway
By the end of the year, Hardware Hank will move from downtown New York Mills to a new location next to the Cenex convenience store near Highway...
August 15, 2012 - 2:14pm