"Where Fillmore County News Comes First"
Online Edition
Sunday, May 29th, 2016
Volume ∞ Issue ∞
 
< | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | > | >>

Conservation corps apprentice working at Fillmore SWCD…


Mon, Jun 15th, 2015
Posted in Harmony Features

Harmony native Lindsey Weiss is working as an apprentice at the Fillmore Soil and Water Conservation District office, learning hands-on skills in managing soil and water resources. Photo submitted

The Conservation Corps of Minn. and Iowa have placed Lindsey Weiss of Harmony as an apprentice at the Fillmore Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD) office. Apprentices will spend their summer working alongside natural resource professionals to learn hands-on skills in managing soil and water resources.

Weiss’s duties will involve water quality monitoring for various projects, investigating sediment and nutrient levels in the Root River watershed, and the effectiveness of best management practices. She also will be assisting with the planning of the fifth annual Forestry Field Day.

Other activities may include assisting SWCD technicians with field work, water quality data management, maintenance of water quality monitoring equipment, and developing educational materials for the SWCD website.

Lindsey, the daughter of Jeff & Lori Weiss, is a 2014 graduate of Fillmore Central High School and is currently attending the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point. She plans to continue her education in natural resources in the fall of 2015.



45

Harmony Community Garden first planting day June 18

Mon, Jun 15th, 2015
Posted in Harmony Features

The Harmony Public Library would like to announce their first in a series of community planting days in the Harmony Community Garden, located behind the Community Center in Harmony. This event will be held on Thursday, June 18 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. ..... 
[Read the Rest]

Miss Harmony Scholarship pageant

Mon, Jun 15th, 2015
Posted in Harmony Features

2015 marks the 16th year of the Miss Harmony Scholarship pageant. Pageant coordinators, Amanda Heibel, Emily Kiehne and Allison Whalen, are very excited about the activities that lay ahead for the eight contestants. This year’s contestants are L ..... 
[Read the Rest]

Murals to be created for library patio Artists sought to contribute to centennial project

Mon, Jun 8th, 2015
Posted in Harmony Features

Harmony Public Library has been awarded a Legacy Community Collaboration grant from SELCO (Southeastern Libraries Cooperating). The library is partnering with the City of Harmony Arts Board and the Fillmore Central High School Arts Department to des ..... 
[Read the Rest]

Former Harmony High School coach inducted into hall of fame

Mon, May 4th, 2015
Posted in Harmony Features

On April 25, 2015, at the Minnesota Chapter National Wrestling Hall of Fame Honors Banquet, Jon Rhodes was inducted into the hall of fame as a 2015 Lifetime Service Honoree. Jon began his 36 year coaching career in Perham, Minn., moving on to coach ..... 
[Read the Rest]

In the service - Pvt. Tryston James Kelly

Mon, Apr 27th, 2015
Posted in Harmony Features

Wanda and Kyle Scheevel and Matthew and Stephanie Kelly are very proud to announce the graduation of their son, Private Tryston James Kelly, 19 of Harmony, Minn. from the United States Army Infantry Basic Training at Fort Benning, Ga. on Februa ..... 
[Read the Rest]

Fillmore Central band concert - “Spring Into Action!”

Mon, Apr 13th, 2015
Posted in Harmony Features

The Fillmore Central Band Department is proud to announce its upcoming concert on Monday, April 27 at 8 p.m. in the Harmony Varsity Gym. (This is a change from the school calendar due to gym renovations at the Preston site.) This year’s concert ..... 
[Read the Rest]

Joint meeting explores ways to improve Harmony

Mon, Feb 23rd, 2015
Posted in Harmony Features

By Jade Sexton How do we make Harmony a better place to live? How do we bring new people into the community and the schools? The Harmony City Council, Fillmore Central School Board, and Harmony EDA (Economic Development Authority) met in a joint me ..... 
[Read the Rest]

A Name to Remember

Mon, Nov 10th, 2014
Posted in Harmony Features

In Harmony and the surrounding communities, many people know the name of Marvin Wicks. But that wasn’t always the case. In 1928, after Marvin was born, his father Claude drove the wagon to go register the birth at the courthouse. But because Ma ..... 
[Read the Rest]
< | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | > | >>