• Advertisers – Set 1

    • Breitenfeldt Group
  • Advertisers - Set 2

    • Glenwood State Bank Real Estate
  • Advertisers - Set 3

    • Thrivent – Carol Juul
  • Clark has fingerprints all over Melrose+

    Fire destroyed several downtown businesses built by ‘Father of Melrose’ Edwin Clark, left, stands in front of his bank, built in 1887. Other unidentified...

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    ‘We provide safe and comfortable rides’+

    ACC Midwest provides non-emergency ambulatory, wheelchair and stretcher transportation As a young man working at a senior living facility in Hutchinson, Eric Labraaten saw...

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    A gem from the junkyard+

    Hector man’s 1915 Pierce-Arrow has unique story Curtis A. Sampson, of Hector, is a collector of a variety of different things. Besides all the...

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    Lessons from Joey+

    To care for a pet is a human need for many people — not all, but certainly for my family.  My wife, son,...

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    ‘Something always pulls me to the water’+

    Limited vision doesn’t sink man’s passion for swimming A few months ago, the best swimmers in the world won their medals in the Olympic...

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    Boomer’s Journal: Duck Opener… it’s a holiday weekend+

    Duck opener has always been a “kind-of-a-holiday” weekend. The kind where everything else stops and you don’t plan another thing. Weddings, reunions, family gatherings,...

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    When the game was young+

    Vintage baseball league combines hits and history Cranks, judges and scouts hardly seem like terms associated with any customary type of baseball game. Welcome to...

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    From Where I Sit: Seasons Change… it’s inevitable+

    Big yellow school buses are rumbling down my street picking up excited little kids and sullen high schoolers. Summer’s over. No more dock time. Life’s fall...

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    ‘A true road map to Medicare’+

    Breitenfeldt Group offers guidance, support, reviews at no charge Are you confused by Medicare? Do you dread calling your insurance company? Do you wish...

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    The show must go on+

    Crosby man saved popular Brainerd event, continues to serve as director 13 years later Yvonne and Ed Yunker, of Crosby, at a rehearsal for...

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    ‘Pie lady’ keeps on baking+

    Sacred Heart woman makes thousands of pies each year For some, pie might be an occasional sweet treat or strictly a holiday tradition,...

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    ‘What a gift God has given us’+

    Couple fills empty nest with 11 through adoption Lisa and Curt MalechaPhoto by Carol Stender Curt and Lisa Malecha were  planning life as empty nesters...

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