Springfield News


12/07/2018 02:54 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Springfield Nativity time 

The Springfield Area Nativity Theater Association comes to life this weekend at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Dec. 7 and 8, just east of the Springfield Area Community Center. Above, Edward Meidl of Springfield portrays a king with a gift during a Thursday rehearsal.


12/05/2018 05:35 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Brown County Browser: Brown County Planning and Zoning office 

The Brown County Planning and Zoning Office include a multitude of areas. One of these is Zoning Permits, commonly referred to as building permits.


11/24/2018 05:23 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Traffic crash kills Comfrey woman 

Lois Birkemeyer, 82, of Comfrey died at 9:46 p.m. at a hospital in Rochester, where she had been taken after the accident. The Brown County Sheriff's office received a report of the crash at at 5:56 p.m. Thursday.


11/10/2018 03:36 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Thumbs Up/Down 

THUMBS UP: People who claim their votes don't really matter are proven wrong nearly on nearly every election day when one race or another is decided by a handful of votes. There were plenty of them in this election.


11/08/2018 10:24 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Veerkamp edges Anderson in District 5 

Brown County Board of Commissioners District 5 candidate Jeff Veerkamp of Comfrey edged Lynn Anderson of Springfield for the seat early Wednesday morning. With two of 13 precincts reporting, Anderson led with 408 votes to 326 for Veerkamp.