By Daniel E. McGonigle General Manager The Caledonia Argus Anne Selness has been appointed the district manager for the Root River Soil and Water Conservation District. Selness has spent the last week working side-by-side with outgoing district manager, Ron Meiners. Selness brings more than 20 years of experience with the Minnesota Departments of Agriculture [...]
By Daniel E. McGonigle General Manager The Caledonia Argus “On the advice of counsel, I move to suspend the public comment period temporarily.” So opened the August 19 regular Houston County board of commissioners meeting. Following the Pledge of Allegiance, commissioner Steve Schuldt read the comments from his notes. “Slanderous comments accusing a Houston [...]
By Daniel E. McGonigle General Manager The Caledonia Argus The Caledonia Rotary Club invites you to “Brewfest” on Saturday, September 6 from 3 to 7 pm. Brewfest will be held at the Houston County fairgrounds. “We expect to have over 100 different varities of beers to try,” Caledonia Rotary president, Arien O’Heron, said. O’Heron [...]
By Daniel E. McGonigle General Manager The Caledonia Argus “I’m just starting my third year here and from the beginning of the time since I got here I’m always asked about the music program,” said superintendent Ben Barton. Barton, who advocated that the Caledonia school board consider adding a music teacher at the elementary [...]
A $2,000 cash reward has been offered to anyone that has information that will lead to the arrest and conviction of the person/persons involved in the theft of cash from a rural Houston County residence between May 15 and July 23, 2014. Please call the Houston County Sheriff’s Office at 507-725-3379.