Tag: Gary

Have a Good Time in Gary During Gary Days

Gary, MN — It’s darn near impossible not to have a good time in Gary during their annual Gary Days, which gets underway tonight and wraps on Sunday evening. Gary Mayor Buck Engen says the small town festival kicks off with a movie night in the Gary Park at dark. Sunday’s events are a little…
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June 17, 2021 0

Two Vehicle Accident North of Gary

Gary, MN — Norman County, MN – Yesterday, the Minnesota State Patrol responded a two vehicle accident on Hwy 32 near Gary around 3:30 in the afternoon.A Chevrolet truck was heading northbound on Highway 32 near 280th Ave just north of Gary. The Chevrolet truck was signaling to make a left hand turn when a…
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March 25, 2021 0

Demolition Begins on Former Gary School

Gary, MN — Down it goes! Demolition of the former Norman County East Elementary began this week and is expected to be completed sometime within the next two weeks. Gary Mayor Buck Engen says demolition began on the newest addition on Monday and they will work their way to the oldest wing as they work…
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March 16, 2021 0

Gary City Approves Bid to Demolish Former NCE Elementary

Gary — The former Norman County East School is soon to be coming down, or most of it anyways. The Gary City Council approved a bid for the demolition of the building at their most recent council meeting last week. The demolition is slated to begin in early March, but not all is coming down.…
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February 15, 2021 0

Gary Rescue Squad Raising Money for New Medical Monitoring Device

Gary, MN — The Gary Rescue Squad is currently seeking donations to purchase a new medical monitoring device for their department. The EMS ZOE Medical Monitor a mobile monitor that will help the department more accurately assess the patient’s vital information such as blood pressure, EKG, respiration, pulse, oxygen level, and carbon monoxide levels. The…
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February 2, 2021 0

Gary City News & Notes

By Mark Askelson markkrjb@loretel.net (12/18/20) Gary, MN — The City of Gary wrapped up their pre-demolition auction of the former Norman County East Elementary School earlier this week and buyers are in the process of picking up their winning items. The auction ended on Monday and brought in around $20,000, which will be set aside…
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December 18, 2020 0

Gary Water Projects Ahead of Schedule; Gary Fire Department Hosting Gun Raffle

By Mark Askelson markkrjb@loretel.net (12/7/20) Gary, MN — City of Gary residents could be using cleaner, softer, and rust-free water sooner than originally anticipated. Good progress continues to be made on the new water tower and water treatment facility. The water tower, which is located on the northeast edge of town where the football field…
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December 7, 2020 0

City of Gary Auctioning Off Remaining Contents of Gary School

By Mark Askelson markkrjb@loretel.net (12/3/20) Gary, MN — Want to own a piece of the former Norman County East Elementary School in Gary? Now is your opportunity! The City of Gary, who agreed to took possession of the school roughly a year ago, is currently auctioning of some of the remaining items left behind by…
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December 3, 2020 0