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  • Polka legend in 70th year+

    Eighteen-year-old Florian Chmielewski played his first gig in 1945, at a Sturgeon Lake neighbor’s wedding dance.  He had been playing the accordion for...

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    Growing old together+

    Browns Valley couple reaches milestone anniversary Sylvester and Sally Homan are celebrating the diamond jubilee of wedding anniversaries this year. The Browns Valley couple...

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    Buried local history+

    Cemetery sheds light on colorful characters of the past When my daughters were in elementary school, they recalled that when their school bus passed...

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    Capturing treasured moments+

    Photo Memorials offers compassionate photography during funerals and graveside services Photo Memorials is a funeral photography service that provides comfort and healing for families...

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    Upholding a 152-year tradition+

    Fritsche nears 50 years as member of New Ulm Battery History is about stories, both great and sad. It’s about real people, places and events...

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    ‘Like a big family’+

    Realife Cooperative at Mueller Gardens Independent living with a community feel, cooperative setup If you talk to residents about what it is like living at...

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    Is it time to review your life insurance?+

    Are you nearing retirement? Are you already enjoying your retirement years? If so, have you reviewed your life insurance policy lately?  It might...

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    Trapping gophers+

    Minnesota, aptly named “the Gopher State,” clearly had its start in Grant County where most pocket gophers resided during my childhood and teen years....

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    Retiring librarian has watched libraries evolve+

    “The present belief is that, for most people, the profit of reading is not easily separable from its pleasure.” This statement by the Rev....

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    The great POW rescue+

    Leland Provencher, located in the back row and the only one wearing glasses, with his Ranger crew after they rescued 511 American and...

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    Clownin’ around together+

    Doug Bengston aka Happy Face the Clown, and wife Sharla, aka Candy Kisses, have been clowning around for years and intend to keep...

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