• Advertisers – Set 1

    • Breitenfeldt Group
  • Advertisers - Set 2

    • Glenwood State Bank Real Estate
  • Advertisers - Set 3

    • Valley View Assisted Living
  • Plowing through life+

    Greenwald farmer has more than 50 plowing trophies “This is the seed,” said Bernie Nietfeld. He was referring to a photograph of himself and three...

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    Art as a teaching tool+

    Fergus artist illustrates book used to connect kids, families in Chad with the Genesis creation story Camels and donkeys seem a natural fit for...

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    ‘This is something I can do’+

    Verndale woman has sewn 5,000 dresses… and counting Joyce Wold makes dresses from donated pillowcases and donates them to little girls in less fortunate areas...

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    Singing sweethearts+

    John and Gail Carpenter, known as The Singing Sweethearts, have been singing together for more than 50 years with opera companies, with symphonies and...

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    ‘We rely on brotherhood, and the good Lord’+

    Part Three: Amish Family & Brotherhood The Amish could be described as believing strongly in God, the Bible, Jesus, family, and community, or brotherhood,...

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    Toothpick treasures+

    Tucked into a warm neighborhood near Minnehaha Falls and Lake Nokomis, a California man has found his calling in Minneapolis. For Greg Kelly, artistic...

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    Ask the Expert: Why should I get an eye exam?+

    Answer provided by Dr. Andrea Joplin M.D., ophthalmologist at Eye Associates of Central Minnesota, St. Cloud Question: Why should I get an eye exam? If...

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    A mail-order dream house+

    Berger Jergenson’s dream was to own a big white house on a hill. In the 1880s, this young Norwegian caught the “fever” to move...

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    Pope County Expo returns on April 6+

    Thousands are expected for the 9th annual Pope County Expo, one of the largest free events in the area. The Expo will take place...

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    Crafting your best online presence+

    AMS Digital is a marketing communications agency that specializes in helping clients build and improve their online presence through digital media. “We use effective marketing...

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    Country Views: Green baked Alaska, for Dad+

    It’s been six decades since my mom, daughter of immigrants from Luxembourg, created a green baked Alaska for my dad in honor of the...

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    My days as a deputy+

    ‘I could tell stories all day long of the things I saw’ As a Kandiyohi County sheriff’s deputy for 30 years, George Couleur assisted...

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    Life is a Daring Adventure: Never a dull moment+

    Pelican Rapids woman always up for a new adventure After a successful fishing adventure in Alaska, Iris was able to can 100 pints of salmon...

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    Boomer’s Journal: The annual ‘changing of the clock’+

    We didn’t have many clocks in the house when I was growing up. It might have been because there was only one clock that...

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    My Perspective: School closed! Snow day!+

    This year’s wild winter weather has brought back some fun memories of my childhood. I was born in the 1970s and a consider myself...

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    A road ‘from pine to palm’+

    My family connection to the Jefferson Highway project  If you have never heard of or read any of the articles about the Jefferson Highway you...

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