• Advertisers – Set 1

    • Breitenfeldt Group
  • Advertisers - Set 2

    • Glenwood State Bank Real Estate
  • Advertisers - Set 3

    • Harris Communications – Hearing Loss Technology
  • An inventive mind+

    Starr instrumental in start and development of Inventor’s Congress  In the 1950s, F. Robert “Bob” Starr noted that upwards of 200 young people...

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    Facing possible closure, senior center opens cafe+

    Last spring, the Wheaton Senior Center was struggling. With the number of active members was dwindling each year, the senior center board learned that...

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    WWII vet returns to Pearl Harbor 69 years after surprise attack+

    When the Japanese bombed Pearl Harbor on Dec. 7, 1941 he was there. When the formal peace treaty was signed on September 2, 1945...

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    A rough beginning+

    Glenwood man was successful despite disjointed and tragic childhood “I guess it worked out OK,” says Charles Bullock of Glenwood now of an upbringing...

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    Musical mission to boost morale+

    Operation Happy Note continues to send instruments to troops overseas Barb and Steve Baker ship free musical instruments at the rate of roughly 1.8...

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    Boy who saved the farm+

    Kandiyohi man took over family farm at age 11 At one time he had the largest dairy herd in the county with 80 cows,...

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    A home run life+

    Greenwald man has been ‘rounding the bases’ for 96 years “Life may not be the party we hoped for, but while we’re here we...

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    ‘Piece Makers’ stitching for a cause, and fun+

    One day, a few years into their retirement, Char Gilland called Marlys Verdoes and asked what she thought about starting up a quilt club....

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    Airplane with angel’s wings+

    The Jim and Jean Thorson family had already been through the worst. Two sons had been injured in a car crash in Montana and...

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    Refusing to act her age+

    Litchfield woman celebrates a special birthday and Mother’s Day this month Ellein Flanders of Litchfield has a lot of advice for those who think...

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    Sr. Perspective – A Video Introduction+

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    A League of her Own+

    Rockville woman reflects on her days as a professional shortstop . . . and bowler “If I had more time I think I’d like...

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    Hanson staying upbeat through PLS+

    Gene Hanson of New London He has a disease that only affects one in 15 million people and for which there is no...

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    No voice, no problem for Willmar man+

    Paul Aasen of Willmar He’s a top notch salesman at the age of 73. and Paul Aasen of Wilmar has no plans of retiring....

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    Roller derby making comeback+

    Fergus Falls team latest to roll into revamped sport Back in the 1960s and 1970s, the sport of roller derby had a healthy fan...

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    From the silo to the stage+

    It was the spring of 1988. Morgan area farmer Galen Engholm was planting corn by day, studying his lines by night and heading into...

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    Leading with a ‘sunshine’ approach+

    Head of ATCC Foundation preparing for college’s 50th anniversary celebration Although she has reached an age when many have traded a day on the...

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