Thursday, Apr 17, 2014

Current Headlines

Flushed Away - concession stand to be replaced

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Dan Horne Field at Harvard High School will have a new look when school starts next fall.

City looking into chronic nuisance law

The Harvard City Council likely will discuss a possible ordinance that could bring legal sanctions and fines against owners of rental properties that frequently draw police and city citations.

City to replace problem sewer line

Harvard will replace a stretch of sanitary sewer line this summer that has required frequent maintenance for the past several years.

The end of an era

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At some point in time, it was going to end.

Marengo Road bridge to be repaired

The city of Harvard has secured funding to replace the Marengo Road bridge this spring, city officials said.

Community

Students pie teachers for a cause

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Students at St. Joseph Catholic School recently received a sweet reward when they raised more than $730 in a fundraising project for the Children’s Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.

LEOS formed at high school

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The Harvard chapter of the Lions Club has a protégé: the Harvard chapter of the Leos.

HHS band receives a boost

Harvard High School received a new sound system in November, and students as well as Director of Bands Korey Coffer are very happy with the change.

Harvard Rotary has 'can' do attitude

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The Harvard Rotary is trying something different. Instead of the annual summer steak fry, Rotary members are trying another fundraiser they hope pays off.

An interesting exchange at HHS

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One might not expect Harvard to be a hub for intercultural tourism, but for three Harvard High School exchange students, the city has become their home away from home as they become immersed in Americ

Sports News

'Tug' commits to the Falcons

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Harvard High School senior Anthony “Tug” Milanko has committed to play football for the University of Wisconsin-River Falls Falcons, an NCAA Division III school.

McCloud commits to the Lady Reds

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Harvard High School senior Sam McCloud has committed to play softball at Carthage College, Kenosha, Wis.

Big ‘A’ heads west – commits to the Bisons

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Harvard High School senior football player and wrestler Adam Freimund has committed to wrestle at North Dakota State University in Fargo, N.D.

Wrestlers make trip to state

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Three Harvard High School wrestlers competed in the IHSA Class 2A state wrestling meet Feb. 20 to 22 at Champaign.

Freimund putting in the work

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Adam Freimund, a senior at Harvard High School, is a man of many talents. He can play a tune on the tuba, he sings with the madrigals, and he was in the last two school plays.

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