Curran McLaughlin

08/13/2019 - 12:52pm
            BRITT - Three hobos sit outside of the boxcar in the Britt Hobo Jungle on Saturday.             They eventually form into a circle with one sitting on a bench to pass around a black jug from which they drink.             They briefly argue about...
08/13/2019 - 11:13am
            Since it’s installation in 1991, the Boxcar at the Hobo Jungle in Britt has served as part of the Sinner’s Camp.             A place for the rougher types and the active hobos and tramps to sleep and hangout during the National Hobo...
08/13/2019 - 10:33am
            What’s old is new.             This season Garner-Hayfield-Ventura football brings back former coach Darrell Schumacher.             The coach who brought the school a Class 2A football...
08/07/2019 - 9:33am
            BRITT - Linda Hughes was the one to tell Allan Doughan the Hobo Days Committee nominated him to be Grand Marshal in this year’s parade.             At first he refused; Hughes wouldn’t take no for an answer.      ...
08/07/2019 - 9:27am
        Another year of celebrating those who ride the rails has come around.             The National Hobo Convention and Britt’s accompanying Hobo Days started early for this year on Tuesday with Hobo Bingo at Westview Care Center and the Kiddie and Pet Parade at...
08/01/2019 - 12:41pm
UPDATED STORY  BRITT - An explosion at Miller and Sons Golf Cars in Britt, left one person dead and one injured, Wednesday, July 31. Gary Olson, 62, died of injuries sustained from the explosion. Mark “Skip” Miller, an owner of Miller and Sons, was also injured. Hancock County dispatch received a 911 call at approximately 9:12 a.m...
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