Harris

The Harris City Council once again discussed what to do about the city’s public works employee position. In the past, the position has been filled with part-time and full-time employees. Neither has worked very well. At the present time, a backup part-time employee, Jason Zastera, is doing the required work when it is needed. City [...]

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A contingent of Harris residents concerned about the proposed transfer of county roads to the jurisdiction of the city addressed the Chisago County Board of Commissioners during the board’s Jan. 15 meeting. The first to step up to the podium was Clifford Thoen. “We have good reason to justify the need for our county road [...]

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Of the Harris residents at the City Council meeting, only two were there for something other than to protest the transfer of County Road 61 from county control to the city of Harris. The majority of the residents who expressed opinions on the issue felt it would be irresponsible for the county to turn over [...]

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American Legion Post 39 of Harris welcomed families to its annual Santa Day event Saturday, Dec. 7 at the Legion Hall in downtown Harris. Though it was too cold outside this year for kids to hunt for money in straw piles, they found plenty of warmth inside with Santa and the toy shop where gifts [...]

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ALMELUND AN OLD-FASHIONED SANTA DAY IN ALMELUNDSaturday, Dec. 14 • 2-4 p.m., Amador Town Hall, 15740 Maple Ln. Santa will arrive in a fire truck at 2 p.m. Bring your camera. Coffee, cider and Christmas treats will be available; bring some cookies or bars to share. A craft sale for the Amador Heritage Center is set for 1:30 p.m. [...]

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Oscar Southbloom, an 18-year-old Harris resident, was involved in a crash Saturday around 10:22 a.m. that lead to the death of Clyde Jordan, 65, of Kellogg, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. According to the State Patrol report: Southbloom was heading southbound in his 2003 Audi Quattro on Highway 61 in Wabasha County near milepost [...]

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