December 1, 2018
Organization helps those with disabilities connect or reconnect with outdoors
Kevin Finneman had recently graduated from high school when he and his friend decided to go to the Twin Cities to check out the nightlife.
It was 1974, and “we ...
May 1, 2017
‘Veterans on the Water’ established by Vietnam vet
Steve Gillaspie, 68, of Arlington, is a decorated U.S. Army Ranger Vietnam combat veteran.
He understands what it means to have courageously served his country.
He has a Purple Heart and two ...
December 29, 2015
They have limited abilities and that qualifies them to participate in the limited deer hunt at the Prairie Woods Environmental Learning Center.
It’s a time of year these men look forward to, and a time of year the volunteers put ...
June 29, 2015
Yes, Virginia, there is a Santa Claus, and he doesn’t just make his presence known at Christmastime. In fact, he “paid it forward” to three Lake Region Healthcare volunteers in March.
The volunteers – Carol Nygaard, Pat Eidal and Arlene ...
April 1, 2015
It all started in 2006, according to Terry Mooney. That was when Terry’s mother-in-law, Helen Mooney, decided to talk with the editor of The Maple Lake Messenger, Theresa Andrus, to suggest that a community library be started. According to Terry, ...
February 1, 2015
Riding therapy program founded in 2008, looking to expand to benefit more
Horse lovers of all ages poured into the valley just west of Granite Falls to attend the annual Cowboy Christmas, held at a ranch in December. The ranch ...