Remembering the Scheels

May 1, 2018
After being assigned to write a story about a 90-year-old man who had no idea what the term “elderly” meant, I had no idea what to expect. When I pulled into the driveway at his home, I figured it out ...

Catching up with Doc Lindeman

November 1, 2015
Paynesville physician, 91, remains fully licensed
Dr. Lindeman likes to work in his shop. He creates many items ranging from rocking horses to urns.
Photo by Bev Ahlquist
In talking about his life in the medical field, Dr. Ray Lindeman, ...

Why act your age?

December 1, 2014
Paynesville man remains quite active, engaged in his community at age 90 When children behave inappropriately, we often tell them to act their age. The same thing can be said for Willie Scheel. The 90-year-old Paynesville resident doesn’t act his ...