• Advertisers – Set 1

    • Breitenfeldt Group
  • Advertisers - Set 2

    • Glenwood State Bank Real Estate
  • Advertisers - Set 3

    • Thrivent – Carol Juul
  • Adjusting, thriving in retirement+

    “She’s busier now than when she was teaching!” said Kyle Knudson, describing his mother, Mardi, who had recently retired. His description of a woman who...

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    A different way to walk+

    Nordic walking has long list of health benefits, including some relief for those with Parkinson’s  Linda Lemke (white shorts) became a nordic walking instructor...

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    Old school memories revisited+

    St. Cloud man reconnects with one-room schoolhouse teacher after 65 years LaVerna (Noland) Birkland, who taught in old School District #67 near Willmar, and...

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    Rolling across the U.S.+

    Mankato bowler has competed in national tournaments for five decades John Lamm holds his bowling ball before rolling a few frames at the Wow Zone...

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    Independent, sharp at 105+

    Lila Strand at her country home. Photo by Scott Thoma When Lila Strand was married in 1936, she and her late husband, Henry, moved...

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    ‘Making business happen’+

    Viking Office Supply offers office supplies, office furniture and top-notch customer service The Viking Office Supply team includes (back, L to R)) Ted Lorentz,...

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    A Blonde’s Perspective: Where is my room?+

    The annual family outing to the Twin Cities was held once again. Through the years, we have always stayed at the same hotel, which...

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    Alexandria’s grand hotel era+

    “This place has been here for a long time…a little bit of prairie held loosely in the fingers of sparkling blue lakes clothed in...

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    Preserving graffiti+

    Historic Hutchinson, with the help of McLeod County Historic Partnership Director Monica Wehler, is on a mission to preserve the graffiti history of the...

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    Hector woman celebrated 80th Mother’s Day+

    She was first ‘Victory Girl,’ has 210 descendants (and counting) Faye Victory (Schiebel) Hauer, 98, could be entered into many record books. A couple to...

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