Row crop harvesting in full swing in area

The Record’s Ag Report

Nov. 11, 2013 Last year by the end of September, soybean and corn harvest was ahead of schedule, and in some areas of Emmons County, soybean harvest was nearly complete. This year, as of Nov. 6, soybeans were about 75 percent complete and sunflowers and corn about 50 percent. In some areas of the county, farmers are just starting their […]

Accident claims life of Strasburg leader

Passenger in stable condition

Brenden Keller, 44, was killed and Mark Scherr, 52, suffered serious, multiple injuries on Mon., Nov., 4, when Keller’s 2006 Toyota Corolla ran head-on into a 2006 Kenworth semi-truck driven by Richard Kobs, 57, about a mile north of Moffit on U.S. Highway 83. Kobs, of New Salem, was not injured in the crash, which occurred at 6:35 p.m. According […]

Emmons County MVD Branch announces new hours, fees

Beginning in December the Emmons County Motor Vehicle Branch office in Linton is announcing changes in their office hours and the branch fees. As of Dec. 2 the new office hours for the motor vehicle procedures will be Monday- Thursday from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday hours will be 8:30 a.m. to noon. The office is closed from 12 […]

In tribute to a firefighter

Combine is destroyed

Confirmation held at St. Anthony Catholic Church

Scherr, Weber

EC Historical Society met Oct. 17

The Emmons County Historical Society met Oct. 17 at the Senior Center with 10 members present. Following a prayer a potluck supper was served. Mary Ann Gefroh called the meeting to order. After the Pledge of Allegiance, the minutes of the last meeting and treasurers report were passed out. They were approved. Old Business: At the last meeting it was […]

Tobacco prevention is important as Great American Smokeout nears

On Nov. 21, the 38th annual Great American Smokeout will encourage everyone to lead tobacco-free lives that will prevent tobacco-related diseases and improve overall health and quality of life. While the event is aimed at getting smokers to quit, Emmons County Public Health and the Center for Tobacco Prevention and Control Policy (the Center) focus on ways to prevent tobacco […]

HLA helps producers who lost livestock