Truman Library now open

TRUMAN — Truman Library is open from 1:30-5:30 p.m. Monday-Friday.

For the health and safety of others, they ask that you: 1) Use hand sanitizer upon entry. 2) Wear a mask or face covering. 3) Practice social distancing (6 feet). Building capacity is limited, so no extended stays will be allowed. 4) Use a computer for 30 minutes, which can be made by an appointment.

To make an appointment or for any questions, contact Theresa at (507) 776-2717.


Truman City Council will meet Monday. If you have any concerns or questions, phone City Hall at (507) 776-7951 and talk to Thea or Sherry to be put on the agenda.


Minnesota U-pick Operations, On-Farm Markets and Community Supported Agriculture Farms seeking help to ensure a safe and sanitary experience at farms and pickup sites can apply for the Minnesota Department of Agriculture’s new safe on the farm direct marketing cost share program.

Eligible businesses may be reimbursed up to $250 for the purchase of equipment and supplies that will help them comply with the guidance for Minnesota U-Pick Operations and On-Farm Markets.

In order to qualify, the applicant must be a current or new Minnesota Grown member. Applications to the program are now being accepted through Aug. 31, or until all funds are depleted.

For more information and to get an application form, visit the MDA’s Safe on the Farm Cost Share web page www.mda.state.mn.us/safe-farm-direct-marketing-cost-share-program. Funding for this program is made available through the Agricultural Growth, Research, and Innovation Program.


Just a reminder that the summer lunch meals for all students in the Truman School District will not be available July 1-8.


As we celebrate July 4th, known as Independence Day, be thankful for our freedom. Have a safe and fun-filled weekend.


If you have an event, birthday or anniversary you would like acknowledged, just let me know by calling (507) 776-7091 or address it to 509 E. Second St. North, Truman, MN 56088.


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