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  • Cows, kids and contentment

    Farmers are naturally busy folk, but the Kalthoffs have redefined what busy looks like. This past summer, Ben and Kate Kalthoff sold their home, purchased a dairy farm, bought a herd of cows and moved them, and welcomed their third child into the family – all within a month’s time. 



    The Sauk Centre Girls Basketball Team hoists their 2018 State Class AA Championship trophy after defeating Roseau 63-52 March 17 at Target Center in Minneapolis. The win marks the first state championship ever by a Sauk Centre girls’ team sport, with the last championship for a boys’ team sport being the golf team championship in 1988. See Sections C and D for full coverage of the tournament.

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  • Review of St. Mary’s  campus plans underway
    Thursday, March 22, 2018 11:16 AM

    Melrose–St. Mary’s Parish in Melrose, on March 12, held the first of four sessions to provide education on the liturgy of the church and to gather additional feedback and present information on the conceptual design for the proposed new St. Mary’s Church campus. 

  • Celebrating spring, supporting schools
    Thursday, March 22, 2018 10:59 AM

    When Cory Voss and his cousin Jacob Voss created their business plan for Fisher’s Club on Middle Spunk Lake in Avon, they made sure a principle they were raised on was a part of that plan: community support. 

  • Tariffs hit home
    Thursday, March 22, 2018 9:53 AM

    President Donald Trump revealed a plan on March 1 imposing a 25-percent tariff on steel and 10 percent on aluminum imported into the United States. The tariff was expected to go into effect 15 days after it was signed Thursday, March 8.

  • Speech team  first at Osakis

    Osakis–The Melrose Area Speech Team had a fantastic first place finish at the Osakis meet on March 17. The participants took first place in seven of 13 categories and had six “picket fencers” (first in all 3 rounds). There was at least one speecher that finaled in every category and took home an award. 

  • Snap’s weight loss winners announced
    Congratulations to the winners!
  • Dart tournament sets donation and participation records

    The annual Tom Derichs Camp Courage Dart Tournament raised $1,831 for Camp Courage – exceeding the previous record set in 2017. The tournament was held on Saturday, March 10 at Shady’s Hometown Tavern in Albany. 

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