Providing affordable hearing loss solutions for 35 years

January 1, 2018
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 ...

Medicare simplified

December 1, 2017
MN Medicare Advisors helps seniors enroll in the Part D plan that is right for them This time of year, seniors are inundated with information on Medicare Part D and prescription drug plans. How does a person know what plan ...

Helping you reach your financial goals

December 1, 2017
Grow your wealth. Grow your financial confidence in the future. Find the balance of pursuing your dreams of tomorrow with what you want today.
Jim Beste and Jackie Alderman at Beste & Associates in St. Cloud. Photo by Jim Palmer
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Home is where the heart is

December 1, 2017
The Legacy offers assisted living service in quiet, home-like setting
(L to R) Cindy Allen, Marilyn Allen and Erna Angell at the Mother’s Day Tea held at The Legacy in Morris earlier this year for the residents and their families.
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Satisfying customers, a page at a time

December 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 ...

Rice Memorial taking new approach to better serve its patients in the ER

December 1, 2017
A hospital emergency room is one of the most stressful places there is for people. But in recent years, the stress level at emergency room facilities has been magnified due to an outbreak of substance-abuse emergencies.
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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 — ...

‘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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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 ...

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. ...