Full steam ahead

January 1, 2020
Champlin lawyer grew up in steam family You might say that Anne Wetter Zimmerman of Champlin has a lifetime membership in the steam traction engine club, as she truly grew up with steam. “I got involved because my father, Leander ...

Joe’s toys

December 1, 2018
Alexandria man has been making toys for several years Joe Steinhagen’s toys come in all sizes, from a few inches long to 4 feet long to 20 feet or so, weighing from a couple of ounces to dozens of pounds ...

A steam-powered wedding gift

March 1, 2018
After 55 years, tractor and marriage still working When Lyle Osten thought about a wedding gift for his bride-to-be, Bonnie Bekkerus, he didn’t have to look any further than the Quonset building on his farm. Not a usual place to ...