Boomer’s Journal: The milkman cometh

December 1, 2018
Picture it. A 17-year-old, 185-pound farm boy at 7 a.m. on Christmas Day, 1962. The milkman cometh.
Truman Hanson, in his younger years. Contributed photo
Truman Hanson, a kid who graduated from Battle Lake High School in 1963, had his ...

A 50-year bus route

December 1, 2016
Lloyd Burger and his wife, Bev, at their home in Long Prairie. Lloyd recently turned in his keys after a 50-year stint as a Long Prairie bus driver. Photo by Nancy Leasman
“I miss the kids the most,” Lloyd Burger, ...