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Laying down the beat during winter concert
Published February 2, 2012 at 3:13 pm
Council approves language for west side sewer project
Published January 31, 2012 at 8:50 am
By Charlie Warner Argus News Editor The Caledonia City Council made several changes in the proposed pressure sewer extension agreement with Gary Kruckow of Bonanza Grain during the Jan. 23 council meeting. During the Dec. 12 council meeting, a motion was made and approved to prepare plans, obtain...
City council approves 5.5 percent rate increase for sanitary sewer use
Published January 31, 2012 at 8:47 am
By Charlie Warner Argus News Editor Sewer rates in Caledonia will be going up. To help cover about 10 percent of a massive sanitary sewer rehabilitation project, the Caledonia City Council approved a 5.5 percent increase in the monthly fixed meter charge. According to a preliminary cost estimate...
County board discusses financial issues with child welfare programs
Published January 31, 2012 at 8:46 am
By Charlie Warner Argus News Editor Last week the Houston County Board sat down with interim Human Services Director Deb Rock and members of her staff to figure out a better way of reporting several programs the county offers that receive state reimbursements. During a recent Human Services Board...
Public hearing on frac sand mining in county scheduled for February 13
Published January 31, 2012 at 8:44 am
By Charlie Warner Argus News Editor In an effort to receive more public input, a public hearing on the frac sand mining issue in Houston County has been scheduled for Monday, Feb. 13 at 6 p.m. The public hearing will be held in one of the lower level conference rooms in the Houston County Justice...
Caledonia Police Reserves doing what they can to help
Published January 31, 2012 at 8:42 am
By Charlie Warner Argus News Editor Recently Caledonia residents and businesses received a solicitation letter. No, this wasn’t some fraudulent scheme designed to pull money from the community for a bogus cause. This letter is legit and one everyone should consider responding to. Once a year the...
County must install new AC unit to keep courthouse servers cool
Published January 31, 2012 at 8:41 am
By Charlie Warner Argus News Editor It might be the middle of the winter in Minnesota, but it’s hotter than “Dutch love” in the room that houses the computer servers at the Houston County Courthouse. County IT Director Andy Milde and HR Director Tess Arrick Kruger informed the Houston County...
City council discusses how to handle alcohol compliance check failures
Published January 31, 2012 at 8:40 am
By Charlie Warner Argus News Editor The Caledonia City Council spent some time during last week’s meeting discussing what action should be taken against two establishments that failed the recent alcohol compliance check. Out of the 10 businesses that have liquor licenses in Caledonia, Quillin’s...
Chili-Smelt Fry Fun Night was a success
Published January 31, 2012 at 8:37 am
‘92 Warrior girls basketball team is honored
Published January 31, 2012 at 8:30 am