A strong second quarter in the construction industry pushed building activity through the first six months of 2015 to a level more than twice the valuation of projects started during the same period of 2014.
Former Hutchinson Mayor Steve Cook was recognized by the Coalition of Greater Minnesota Cities July 23 during the Coalition’s three-day summer conference in Duluth for his excellence in service to Greater Minnesota.
Thursday morning was the last summer meeting of the Hutchinson High School strength and conditioning program, and like past years, members of the community were invited to come watch the spectacle that is known as Tiger Time.
Editor’s note: Katharine Plowman is the Leader’s newest columnist. She is an herbalist, writer and perennial polyculturist. She loves foraging, assisting friends on their organic farms, and encouraging people to reconnect with their purpose in life. She lives in Hutchinson and maintains a blog at http://urbannettle.com.
Hutchinson will celebrate National Night Out in a big way Tuesday. More than 20 parties featuring food, games and — in some cases — prizes are planned. For the location of the party nearest you, visit hutchinsonleader.com, or check Wednesday’s Leader.