• Advertisers – Set 1

    • Breitenfeldt Group
  • Advertisers - Set 2

    • Palmer Creations
  • Advertisers - Set 3

    • Thrivent – Carol Juul
  • Building relationships with each repair+

    Clean. Courteous. Professional. Kurt and Dana Koegel pride themselves on professional service and specialize in large and small hydronic heating systems (boilers), bathroom remodels...

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    A tomato bonanza+

    St. Cloud man produces several thousand pounds of the red fruit each year Doug Yozamp, of St. Cloud, spends a lot of time...

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    The year of the bear+

    In late June, my husband and I took a trip to the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia, where we stayed at a family...

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    It’s hip to be square+

    There were all smiles in the Niemeyer barn near Sauk Centre for some good old fashioned square dancing last month. The barn has...

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    Making every day matter+

    Knute Nelson Hospice care focuses on quality of life, support for patient and family Don Carlson, of Alexandria, learned he had pulmonary fibrosis in...

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    Working to preserve the ‘Radisson of Renville Co.’+

    This photo of Hotel Sacred Heart was taken in or close to 1914, shortly after the hotel was built. The hotel building is...

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    ‘Truly affordable living for seniors’+

    Realife offers cooperative living in a safe, peaceful St. Cloud neighborhood Some of the members from Realife Cooperative came together for a photo last...

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    Flood wall turned to outdoor canvas+

    Artists bring life to Minnesota River flood wall in Mankato Artist Michael Cimino spray paints the “Dawn” section of the 540-foot long Mankato Flood...

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    Legend of ‘little guy’ growing+

    A girl biked up to the tree and placed a note for the “little guy” earlier this summer. Photo by Caryl Hunter Mysterious figure...

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    Time Passages: Presidential libriaries/museums worth a visit+

    When former First Lady Nancy Reagan died this past March and was laid to rest next to President Ronald Reagan at his presidential library/museum...

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    Country Views: Old novel tugs at the adventurous boy in me+

    Paperback edition of Riders of the Purple Sage. I recently finished reading Zane Grey’s 1912 novel Riders of the Purple Sage. I don’t normally...

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