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  • Breaking the silence for Allie

    With a bright smile and dancing eyes, 7-month-old Allie Savelkoul cuddles into her mom’s arms after daycare on a recent February evening. The lavender helmet Allie wears to reshape a flat spot on her head accentuates her full cheeks as she reaches for her own socks, pulling them off one-at-a-time.  

  • Priceless moments

    Sauk Centre–Three-year-old Aspen Magnuson handed Diane Haskamp a dollar from her piggy bank during the Feb. 10 Share the Love with a Veteran event at the Eagle’s Healing Nest in Sauk Centre.  

  • A classroom outdoors

    Fifth and sixth grade students were ecstatic when they heard their day on Feb. 15 would be spent outdoors learning to cross-country ski.

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  • Valentine Visit
    Thursday, February 22, 2018 11:09 AM

    Russ Waterman was pleasantly surprised by a special delivery from Makayla Bloch and her fellow Albany National Honor Society members on Valentine’s Day. As Bloch handed Waterman a red carnation and a Valentine card, he was clearly pleased. 

  • Pulmonary rehab a plus for those dealing with lung issues
    Thursday, February 22, 2018 10:46 AM

    Melrose–Exercise physiologist Kevin Kramer works with an average of 10 cardiac and pulmonary patients a day, Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, at CentraCare Health-Melrose specialty services. 

  • Fighting hunger
    Thursday, February 22, 2018 9:57 AM

    The Community Connection Food Shelf in Sauk Centre will be taking part in the Minnesota FoodShare March Campaign, a statewide food drive held Feb. 26-April 8.

  • Three -point play in closing seconds lifts Albany to win

    With just a few seconds remaining and the score tied, Paige Meyer took an inbound pass, drove to the basket and nailed the shot to give the Huskies the lead in a contest that was tightly fought throughout.

  • Three gymnasts headed to state

    Litchfield–Melrose Area couldn’t catch the high-flying Willmar Cardinals in the team standings Saturday at the Section 6A Gymnastics Meet in Litchfield, but three Lady Dutchmen gymnasts, Junior Greta Klaphake, sophomore Camryn Brinkman and junior Mackinze Wolbeck, will compete in the Class A individual meet Saturday, Feb. 24, at the University of Minnesota.

  • North Stars weather storm, fall to Sabres

    The Prairie Centre North Stars’ season ended Tuesday night with an 8-0 loss to No. 2 seed Sartell-St. Stephen. But in many ways the season itself was a win for the North Stars who improved from a 10-win season a year ago and won 13 games after an 0-6 start.

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