Alpha News


06/09/2018 10:45 PM  ~~~Source~~~
More local townships, cities moving... 

Voting in nearly half of Jackson County's townships and cities will be done exclusively by mail this year. Registered voters in the townships of Alba, Belmont, Enterprise, Ewington, Heron Lake, LaCrosse, Rost, West Heron Lake and Wisconsin - and the cities of Alpha and Okabena - will cast ballots in all federal, state, county and municipal elections exclusively by mail this year.


06/06/2018 10:06 PM  ~~~Source~~~
More local townships, cities moving... 

Registered voters in the townships of Alba, Belmont, Enterprise, Ewington, Heron Lake, LaCrosse, Rost, West Heron Lake and Wisconsin - and the cities of Alpha and Okabena - will cast ballots in all federal, state, county and municipal elections exclusively by mail this year. That's a change for residents in all but Heron Lake Township, which transitioned to mail-in balloting several years ago.


03/22/2018 05:34 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Eldon L. Winter, 86 

A Celebration of Life Service for Eldon L. Winter, 86, of Walnut, Iowa, formerly of rural Jackson, Minnesota will be 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, March 21, 2018 at Union State Line Church, in Petersburg Township, Jackson County, Minnesota. Burial will be in Riverside Cemetery in Jackson, Minnesota.


02/20/2018 01:50 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Chester Julius Bartz, 89 

Chester Julius Bartz, 89, was born on February 10, 1929 in Lockhart, Minnesota, the son of Otto and Alvina Bartz. He attended school in Lockhart and later graduated from Ada High School in 1947.


02/18/2018 10:02 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Astro Bob: The Winter Triangle meets the preposterous monoceros 

You can't miss the Winter Triangle. Face south around 7:30-8 p.m. the next clear night and look up.