We're glad you chose to live in our community. Here's some resources to get you started.

Local Services (Utilities)

Telephone/TV/Internet

Albany Mutual Telephone
PO Box 570 Albany, MN 56307
320-845-2101

Freeport City Refuse

Danny's Disposal
38084 Thunder Rd Melrose, MN 56352
320-836-2700

Natural Gas

Center Point Energy
800 La Salle Ave P.O. Box 59038 Minneapolis, MN 55459-0038
800-234-5800

Electricity

Xcel Energy
414 Nicollet Mall Minneapolis, MN 55401-1993
800-895-4999

Civic Organizations

Post Office

Post Office
119 Main Street E.
(320) 836-2104

Libraries

Albany Public Library
400 Railroad Ave.PO Box 519 Albany, MN 56307
845-4843
www.griver.org
Melrose Public Library
225 1st St. NE, PO Box 27 Melrose, MN 56352
256-3885
www.griver.org

Newspapers

Melrose Beacon
408 E. Main St., Melrose, MN 56352
(320) 256-3240
www.melrosebeacon.com
carol@melrosebeacon.com
Office Hours: 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. Monday - Friday
The Enterprise
561 Railroad Ave., PO Box 310, Albany, MN 56307
(320) 845-2700
Fax: 320-845-4805
www.albanyenterprise.com
Office Hours: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday - Friday

Schools

Sacred Heart School
Mission: Together with the students and their families, Sacred Heart Catholic School will provide a Catholic Christian environment where each child will experience success in developing the knowledge, bars, confidence, and character to become productive, responsible members of society actively living out his/her Catholic Faith.
website
Melrose Area School

Churches

Sacred Heart Parish (Freeport)
Clustered with Immaculate Conception Parish (New Munich) and St. Rose of Lima Parish (St. Rosa)
106 3rd Ave. NE
PO Box 155
Freeport MN 56331-0155
320-836-2591
View mass times and event schedules
Immaculate Conception Church (New Munich)
Clustered with Sacred Heart Parish in Freeport and St. Rose of Lima Parish in St. Rosa
650 Main Street
PO Box 131
New Munich, MN 56356-0131
View mass times and event schedules
St. Rose of Lima Parish (St. Rosa)
Clustered with Sacred Heart Parishin Freeport and Immaculate Conception Parish in New Munich
28905 Co Rd 17
PO Box 177
Freeport, MN 56331-0155
View mass times and event schedules
Harvest Church
338 West Main St.
Freeport, MN 56331
320-836-2997 or 320-429-0317
www.harvestchurchfreeport.org
Pastor Mitchell Wall
"Reaching Freeport, Albany, Melrose, and the surroundingcommunities with the message of Christ's love!"
View mass times and event schedules

Healthcare

CentralCare Health - Melrose Hospital
525 Main Street West Melrose, MN 56352
256-4231
Albany Area Hospital
845-2121
Dr. Deb

Emergency Services

Freeport Fire Department
104 4th Street NW, Freeport, MN 56331
Emergency: 911
Non-emergency: 836-2411
Police
Emergency: 911
Non-emergency Stearns County Sheriff's Department: 259-3700
Hospital
Emergency: 911