Sherburne County
by Joni Astrup Associate Editor A survey of businesses in Sherburne County last year revealed some dissatisfaction with their access to technology. Case in point: •Half were dissatisfied with their primary broadband provider. •60 percent felt the current telecommunication services in the area pu...Read More
facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon
A 32-year-old Princeton in is in jail on charges child endangerment and possession of drugs. The Sherburne County Sheriff’s received a call from a local hospital shortly after noon on March 13 in reference to the welfare of two children ages 2 and 3. Deputies from the Sheriff’s Office responded ...Read More
facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon
by Debbie Griffin Contributing Writer The Zimmerman City Council did not discuss the item for long at its Feb. 23 meeting, but its supporting documents say the city is eligible for up to $410,000 in Sherburne County Solid Waste Legacy Grant funds, which must be used for green-building construction o...Read More
facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon
Two area auditor-treasurers have been honored by their professional association. Diane Arnold, Sherburne County auditor-treasurer, received the Auditor Of The Year award and Bob Hiivala, Wright County auditor-treasurer, received the Treasurer Of The Year award. The awards were presented by the Minne...Read More
facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon
• County employee will do as many as possible now that caseload is at 236 by Jim Boyle Editor Licensed child care workers in Sherburne County will begin seeing more of their licensor. Heather Knutsen, who took over all of the licensing for the county in 2009, came to her supervisor, Jodi Heurung, ...Read More
facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon
• History Center bond being paid off six years early by Jim Boyle Editor The Sherburne County Board of Commissioners has approved the transfer of two funds to pay off the 2005 Heritage Center bond. The result of transfers will be about $119,000 savings from projected interest payments over the li...Read More
facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon
District 728 Community Education will host its first Career Exploration Fair from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 28 at the Handke Center, 1170 Main St., Elk River. The free event will have reprentatives from dozens of career fields based on a study of the top 100 jobs in America. There will als...Read More
facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon
2015 is shaping up to be a busy year for Sherburne County with a number of projects and continuing efforts in the hopper. Some of our work is not readily seen by the residents of the county as we look for ways to increase efficiency.  For example, 2015 will include work on an internal Classificatio...Read More
facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon
Sherburne County is seeking two citizens, including one ethnic minority,  to represent the county on its Community Corrections Advisory Board. These are unpaid volunteer positions. Candidates must be Sherburne County residents interested in corrections and be willing to commit to a two year term...Read More
facebook icon
twitter icon
comments icon
up arrow
up arrow
Don't Miss A Thing!

Our news stories are now available through email. Simply enter your email address below and click “Subscribe” to see the new stories every day.

×