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Her life of giving touched countless hearts

May 2, 2013 in Alexandria Echo Press

Sister Patrice Kiefer of Alexandria thought she was at the Alexandria Sertoma Club’s Service to Mankind Awards ceremony to give a speech on friend and longtime colleague Bill Flaig on Wednesday afternoon.
Little did she know it was actually Flaig who would be presenting the speech about her. Continue Reading

Boy Scout leader honored for his many good turns

May 8, 2012 in Alexandria Echo Press

“Do a good turn daily” is the Boy Scouts’ slogan.
It also applies to Chuck Nettestad of Alexandria. As a Scouting volunteer, he’s been doing good turns for others for more than 25 yea Continue Reading

A fisherman with a noble heart

April 21, 2011 in Alexandria Echo Press

Jim Schoeberl hooked a keeper Wednesday at a surprise banquet given in his honor by the Alexandria Sertoma Club.
The Sertoma Club awarded Schoeberl the Service to Mankind Award for 2011 at the celebration held inside the Broadway Ballroom in Alexandria.
The award is given to the area’s most deserving volunteer. It is the highest honor presented by the organization to a non-member. Continue Reading

Sertoma honors Geselius with Service to Mankind Award

October 7, 2010 in West Central Tribune

WILLMAR Jean Geselius received Sertoma’s Service to Mankind Award at its annual banquet Sept. 16. The Service to Mankind Award recognizes outstanding individuals who serve the community.
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Ice Fishing Challenge seeks council action in changing event’s location

September 21, 2010 in Alexandria Echo Press

Anglers competing in Alexandria’s Ice Fishing Challenge will have a change of scenery next year. Continue Reading