• Advertisers – Set 1

    • Breitenfeldt Group
  • Advertisers - Set 2

    • Valley Sales of Hutchinson
  • Advertisers - Set 3

    • Bugaboo Bay
  • Popular popcorn stand dates back to 1922+

    There’s a popcorn stand on the corner of 7th Avenue and Prentice Street in Granite Falls that opened its doors in 1922 and...

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    Country Views: Train travel has surely changed since the ’70s+

    I read recently that a party travelling from St. Paul to Moorhead during the winter of 1870 – ’71 was able to travel by...

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    The great haircut+

    Between the Northern Pacific and Great Northern railroads in downtown Hinckley was Main Street. It was where many railroaderes and passengers did a...

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    Babe’s Blossoms strives for top quality, value+

    Like the plants and vegetable plants they sell, two women started a nursery from scratch, nurtured it carefully, and soon it blossomed into a...

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    Better hearing, better quality of life+

    Better hearing, clear conversations and vibrant music are all an important ingredient for a happy and gratifying life. A world without sound could be...

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    Twins fan like no other+

    It matters not to Angeline (Angie) Lee of Clarkfield, that the Minnesota Twins have trained in Florida since their days as the...

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    Working to keep seniors ‘strong, flexible and fit’+

    Sally Green is no pushover. The senior citizen can do pushups and a lot more as a certified coach and personal trainer, and as...

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    A first hand look at foster parenting, from both sides+

    Terry Frilstad had children of her own before she ever decided to become a foster parent. Parenthood can be challenging at any level, but...

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    Passion for woodworking strong at 94+

    At age 94, Bill Scherer of Hutchinson has 75 years experience doing furniture repair, refinishing, antique restoration and caning. He loves doing woodworking...

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    Country Gardens: What’s new for planting?+

    This is the time of year that gardeners are getting anxious to be in the dirt. Gardeners can look forward to some exciting...

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    ‘This place is just perfect for us’+

    Independence Place offers independent living in a senior housing cooperative  Wayne and Delores Hebrink enjoyed the investment of owning their own home. But as...

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