Granite Falls Advocate Tribune

Updated Feb 27, 2015 at 2:04 PM

On a cold and snowy Feb 11, the Clarkfield city council met to swim through different issues in the community. The hot topic issues this past week were infrastructure plans and utility late fees.Both Dave and Connie Tongen appeared before the council during the allotted time for public comments to discuss the possibility of appealing a late fee.The council chose to not forgive the late fees. However, the water bill late fee issues prompted the council to add a discussion...

Posted Feb 26, 2015 at 8:15 AM

On Dec. 23, 2013 Monte≠video resident Thomas Dickson was found dead in his bed at his apart≠ment.

Updated Feb 24, 2015 at 2:41 PM

The Sting kept on pressing forward in basketball. After a tough  few games, the Sting demonstrated the team’s potential last week..During the BOLD vs. YME game, the Sting made an impressive comeback in the second period.

Updated Feb 24, 2015 at 2:33 PM

    The girls basketball team is truly a force to be reckoned with.  Team after team has fallen to the Sting’s skills as the girls kept up their continuous winning streak last week.After last week’s...

Updated Feb 24, 2015 at 2:25 PM

    YME has another reason to be proud of their Silhouettes this year. Both the High Kick and the Jazz teams went the distance to bring home titles and awards for YME.Dedicated family, friends, and Silhouettes...

Updated Feb 20, 2015 at 1:43 PM

Excitement filled the air at BRE last week. Students were hopping up and down as they waited to learn about how much money they had raised during the Jump  Rope for Heart program. Students had worked tirelessly since Jan. 9 to...

Updated Feb 17, 2015 at 4:32 PM

Each day receives a number from 1 to 5; the total gives each month its "Enjoyment Index Number."  (The monthly number is on a scale of 30-150. Seventy would be an unenjoyable month; 130 would be a very nice time.)

Updated Feb 17, 2015 at 4:16 PM

On the crest of major decisions that could potentially impact the community well into the future, Clarkfield City Council members are taking action to ensure they do it right.This past Tuesday, February 3 a relatively green council...

Updated Feb 17, 2015 at 4:07 PM

     Victoria "Tori" Cowles is the new school psychologist serving Clarkfield Area Charter School (CACS).     Cowles lives in Granite Falls and works for the Minnesota Valley Cooperative Center...

Updated Feb 17, 2015 at 12:33 PM

After a one year hiatus, popular demand saw bluegrass band Monroe Crossing return for the Granite Area Arts Council (GAAC) annual Winterfest Concert. Held this Friday at the YME auditorium, the concert also featured local musician, Jerry...

Updated Feb 9, 2015 at 10:27 AM

    The 2014-2015 YME school year has been a great year for sports so far, and the winter season has proven to be especially impressive for the Sting’s teams. Behind a great team there are great athletes, and the...

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