Providing affordable hearing loss solutions for 35 years

November 1, 2017
Everything you need for hearing loss Harris Communications has you covered – at a price you can afford. www.harriscomm.com Based in Eden Prairie, Harris Communications is a leading supplier of hearing loss solutions for people with all levels of hearing ...

‘It feels so much like home’

November 1, 2017
Garden House help individuals, and their families, live (well) with memory loss
Deb Nessett cooks a meal with her father and Garden House resident, Bill Hornig, in the large kitchen provided for residents and their family to use any time.
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A Magical Medora Christmas returns

November 1, 2017
The magic of Christmas, Medora come together for special area performances A Magical Medora Christmas thrilled audiences last year at selected locations in the area. Now they are back again this holiday season with 28 shows in 22 communities — ...

Building a strong reputation since 1980

November 1, 2017
Ellingson offers quality products and services, ‘same great rate 8 to 8,’ and 24/7 response
Eric Schuler, service plumber at Ellingson, replaces a power vent on a water heater for a customer. Contributed photo
“It started in 1980 as a ...

Satisfying customers, a page at a time

October 1, 2017
Prairie Meadows Publishing, a division of Lakeside Press, specializes in book printing and publishing A lot of people aspire to become an author. But it’s the fear of the unknown that holds them back once they put their idea down ...

A roadmap to Medicare

October 1, 2017
Breitenfeldt Group offers guidance, support, reviews at no charge “It’s so confusing! There are so many companies and choices available in today’s Medicare marketplace.” This is the phrase most often heard when meeting with members, said Dennis Breitenfeldt, V.P. of ...

‘It’s my second family’

October 1, 2017
Realife Cooperative offers independent living with cooperative ownership
Residents (L to R) Barbara Keigan, Mary Ann Zinniel, Shari Hoffman, Linda Urbik, Annette Koring, Jean Symanietz , Jo-Ann Haggenmiller and Amy Schaefer enjoy a cup of coffee together on the patio
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Ink still flows at ‘throwback’ shop

September 1, 2017
Andy Kahmann stands in front of his A to Z Letterpress shop. The “A” represent his name and the “Z” is for his son, Zach. Photo by Scott Thoma
It’s possible that if Andy Kahmann happens to get cut, we ...

Living better with St. Cloud Orthopedics

September 1, 2017
Care fueled by technology, dedication, results Lon Linke had enjoyed an active lifestyle from a young age, even landing a career riding horses, and water skiing regularly for leisure. The inevitable wear and tear took a toll on his everyday ...

MOM rehab helps get patients back on their feet

September 1, 2017
As hospital stays get shorter, there’s a greater need for short-term rehabilitation programs for patients needing additional care and therapy, in order to transition back to life at home. Mother of Mercy Senior Living (MOM) in Albany offers rehabilitation services ...

Looking for that extra design edge?

September 1, 2017
Winning Edge Graphics helps businesses stand out with design, products, services
Winning Edge Graphics owner, Robyn Snyder (sitting in boat), posed for a fun photo with the “crew.” Winning Edge helps businesses, organizations and individuals stand out through their unique
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Time to repair, replace your boiler?

September 1, 2017
Koegel has knowledge, experience to tackle any size boiler job Does your current boiler have you steamed? Wish it was quieter? More efficient? Safer? Looking for someone who is clean, courteous and professional to fix your current system or give ...

Connecting people, businesses

August 1, 2017
Federated Telephone Coop. has offered communications at the ‘speed of life’ for 65 years
Brad Motz and Shaun Ripley installing services in Big Stone County. Contributed photo
Federated Telephone Cooperative has been connecting people and businesses for over 65 years. ...

‘Never been happier with my hearing’

August 1, 2017
HearLife of MN has been improving patients’ lives through better hearing for more than 10 years in the Alexandria area. The Hearlife team includes Dr. Tara Brink, Andrea Speckmier, Stacy Wicklund and Angie Yanda. Each plays an important role in ...

‘I’ve been spoiled since day one’

August 1, 2017
Prairie River Home Care provides individualized care in home-like setting
Residents and staff pose for a photo while some do some gardening work in the garden box at the Birchwood House. Pictured are (L to R) Arlys, Caren, Betty, Chuck,
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Gain knowledge, find resources at upcoming Expo for Seniors

August 1, 2017
The Expo for Seniors gives seniors a great opportunity to learn about different products and services from businesses, organizations and professionals across central Minnesota. This photo was taken at last year’s Expo. Contributed photo
If you think an Expo for ...

‘Making business happen’

July 1, 2017
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, Steve Gullickson, Collin Nelson, Roxann Maloney, T.J. Martin, Chris Behrens, Cory Gullickson; (front, L to R)
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