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Reminiscing: Ridley announces expansion plans in 2009

October 14, 2014 in Uncategorized

One year ago
A Minnesota Senate bonding tour stop was at the Jackson campus of Minnesota West Community and Technical College. A total of four different entities presented their projects to the group of members from the Senate Capital Investment Com…continue reading on dglobe.com

Story of Vangstad twins lives on

October 1, 2014 in Uncategorized

A play celebrating the lives of a famous pair of twins from Osakis is in the works.
It highlights Lena and Thilda Vangstad. They earned worldwide acclaim when they turned 100 in 2001, and were designated as the longest living pair of twins in the wo…continue reading on theosakisreview.com

Vilsack announces ARC, PLC updates

September 29, 2014 in Uncategorized

Crop farm owners may begin updating their yield history and reallocating base acres at their local Farm Service Agency county offices for the new farm program Sept. 29, Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced Sept. 24 during an event at the Unive…continue reading on dglobe.com

Maple Lawn celebrates 50th year

September 24, 2014 in Uncategorized

FULDA — It’s been a celebratory year for the residents and staff at Maple Lawn Senior Care Campus. Maple Lawn’s 50th year of serving the Fulda community was first feted during the Wood Duck Festival parade in June, and now the care center will …continue reading on dglobe.com

Maple Lawn celebrates 50th year

September 24, 2014 in Uncategorized

FULDA — It’s been a celebratory year for the residents and staff at Maple Lawn Senior Care Campus. Maple Lawn’s 50th year of serving the Fulda community was first feted during the Wood Duck Festival parade in June, and now the care center will …continue reading on dglobe.com

BACK IN TIME: Corn Palace of the 1950s

September 22, 2014 in Uncategorized

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MERCER: When the mothers and grandmothers could see wrong, and led a change

September 21, 2014 in Uncategorized

PIERRE — South Dakota has traveled a long way since Gina Score.

The teenager’s death came 15 years ago, during a forced run, at the State Training School for juvenile offenders at Plankinton.

Boot camps were the fad then for dealing with many …continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Sons of Norway Stavanger Lodge to celebrate 40th anniversary

September 10, 2014 in Uncategorized

WINDOM — The Sons of Norway Stavanger Lodge will host a special meeting beginning at 6:30 p.m. Sept. 18 at the Cottonwood County Historical Society Museum, located at 812 Fourth Ave. in Windom. This meeting will celebrate the 40th anniversary of th…continue reading on dglobe.com

Benson: Stalin and Khrushchev’s Great Purge

September 10, 2014 in Uncategorized

Although President Barack Obama has ordered airstrikes on the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), the Pentagon is saying that “further strikes are needed in both Iraq and Syria to stop the militants from regrouping.” Then, from the Red Square…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

BACK IN TIME: Corn Palace Week 1942

September 8, 2014 in Uncategorized

This photo was taken during Corn Palace week in 1942 looking north on Main Street. Only Way Cleaners was located at 503 N. Main St., now trudy david’s Gift Shop. Kowall Tire Service was at 505 N. Main St. Mitchell Monument Works owned by W.P. Holle…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com