To the editor My wife and I have lived in Harris for 20 years. I have been on both the fire department and the city council. Who does one turn to when a city is broken? The water and sewer problems were the biggest issue at the time I was on the city council. I [...]
The Vintage Snomobile Expo & Ride is coming up as a part of Winter Fest Feb. 9. The expo runs 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. with trophies awarded at 1:15 p.m. It takes place at JJ’s Bowl & Lounge. A ride, starting at North Branch and ending in Harris, will follow the expo.
At the Harris Truth in Taxation meeting Dec. 6, the proposed budget had a levy increase of .37 percent. That amount was brought to the Dec. 10 regularly scheduled council meeting for approval. During the discussion and review of the final levy for 2012, it was noted the city’s wastewater treatment facility had brought [...]
It was a tight squeeze into a room rented by Tiller Corporation and the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency at the North Branch Area Library Dec. 3. Around 100 people showed up for the meeting, which was organized to discuss the MPCA air quality permit Tiller has yet to obtain. Tiller needs that permit in order [...]
American Legion Post 139 of Harris hosted a nice turnout of folks at its Santa Day event Saturday, Dec. 8 at the Legion Hall in downtown Harris. Children hunted for money in a straw pile and could even Christmas shop for mom and dad. Santa’s arrival completed the day for many kids and kids at [...]