• Advertisers – Set 1

    • Breitenfeldt Group
  • Advertisers - Set 2

    • Glenwood State Bank Real Estate
  • Advertisers - Set 3

    • Harris Communications – Hearing Loss Technology
  • A ride of a lifetime+

    St. Cloud man rode motorcycle in 48 states over 18 days; raised funds and awareness for vets Michael Spaude has traveled to more states...

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    MOM rehab helps get patients back on their feet+

    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...

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    Looking for that extra design edge?+

    Winning Edge Graphics helps businesses stand out with design, products, services Winning Edge Graphics owner, Robyn Snyder (sitting in boat), posed for a fun...

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    ‘That’s my Mama!’+

    Bernadette Farnam of Hutchinson (left) and her mom, Helen (right). Contributed photos My mother was a kind woman with big dreams. She loved to...

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    Time to repair, replace your boiler?+

    Koegel has knowledge, experience to tackle any size boiler job Does your current boiler have you steamed? Wish it was quieter? More efficient? Safer?...

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    Opera house still stands, thanks to community+

    In a small town like Lake Benton, there isn’t always a lot to do. That’s why it was paramount that the town save the...

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    Man and his trusty ‘hunting’ dog give back+

    Duo finds, sells lost golf balls, gives proceeds to Humane Society Davos, his owner Al Cooper and friend Dustene Barrett with a cooler full...

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    Fergus man turns scraps, junk into art+

    He started repurposing items out of necessity Paul Sander is the ultimate recycler. He uses wood that normally would be thrown away by a...

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    Connecting people, businesses+

    Federated Telephone Coop. has offered communications at the ‘speed of life’ for 65 years Brad Motz and Shaun Ripley installing services in Big Stone...

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    When Humphrey was V.P.+

    Family, housekeeper reminisce about life at Waverly household Left to right, Hubert’s grandson Jordan, Hubert’s son Bob, and the Humphrey longtime housekeeper Irene Woitalla...

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    Northern Days Gone By: Always buy some lemonade, but never drink it+

    We boys in 1953 were broke. Not one of us had an allowance. We did not consider ourselves poor, but we had no discretionary...

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    Country Views: Growing Potatoes+

    We planted potatoes in early May. My Irish ancestors may well have planted about the same time of year that we did. They would...

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    ‘Never been happier with my hearing’+

    HearLife of MN has been improving patients’ lives through better hearing for more than 10 years in the Alexandria area. The Hearlife team includes...

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    BOOMER’S JOURNAL: Locust invasions+

    Each year as the August harvest began and dad reviewed my field duties as a grain wagon driver, I wondered if the great locust...

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    My dad’s trucking company+

    George Heerdt standing in front of one of his trucks. Contributed photo My dad, George Heerdt, grew up on a farm three miles southwest...

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    Inventing the Bobcat+

    Fergus Falls man and his brother invented the popular machine Cy Keller, of Fergus Falls, 95, invented the Bobcat, along with his brother,...

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