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Mock crash exercise proves meaningful for dad, daughter

August 28, 2014 in Uncategorized

SUNBURG — In mid-March, rescue volunteers from the Sunburg ambulance and fire department pulled Kylie Munyon’s bloody body out of a crashed vehicle as the 12-year-old cried out for help.

Fortunately, the broken bone protruding from the girl’…continue reading on dglobe.com

Volunteer spotlight: Fridays in the Park needs you

May 16, 2014 in Uncategorized

Fridays in the Park needs your help to bring free, family-friendly music to Two Harbors this summer. Arts on Superior is launching a fund raising campaign to ensure that Fridays in the Park happen in 2014. A generous donation from the Two Harbors Are…continue reading on twoharborsmn.com

Soderholm makes pillows for breast cancer patients

May 5, 2014 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — It’s often the simple things — a smile, a kind word, a hug or a thoughtful gift — that can brighten the darkest of days for people living with chronic illness or facing the unknown.

The simple act of showing care for someone …continue reading on dglobe.com

Cotton wins statewide senior volunteer contest

April 25, 2014 in Uncategorized

Volunteering runs in Lu Cotton’s family.
The 77-year-old Two Harbors woman was named the winner of a statewide senior volunteer contest earlier this month. Her sister won the same award in North Dakota a few years ago and her husband was named the…continue reading on twoharborsmn.com

Home at last

March 16, 2014 in Uncategorized

LUVERNE — It was a heartfelt dedication ceremony on Saturday as Sheryl Staeffler’s new home was completed by Southwestern Minnesota Habitat for Humanity, along with friends, family and community members.
After Staeffler’s husband died two year…continue reading on dglobe.com

Home at last

March 16, 2014 in Uncategorized

LUVERNE — It was a heartfelt dedication ceremony on Saturday as Sheryl Staeffler’s new home was completed by Southwestern Minnesota Habitat for Humanity, along with friends, family and community members.
After Staeffler’s husband died two year…continue reading on dglobe.com

Rose Elam receives Presidential Volunteer Service Award

February 14, 2014 in Uncategorized

Ken Vogel
chronicle@lcnewschronicle.com

Last week, the Arrowhead Economic Opportunity Agency Retired and Senior Volunteer Program coordinator Michelle Miller presented Rose Elam with the Presidential Volunteer Service Award. Elam is one of few ho…continue reading on twoharborsmn.com

Volunteer goes back to school for final time

December 4, 2013 in Uncategorized

Mary Volk of Carlos went back to school for the final time this fall.

After 33 years, she’s hoping to “graduate” from her role as school volunteer next May.

“It’s my third and last time going to preschool!” she said with a laugh.

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Volunteer goes back to school for final time

December 4, 2013 in Uncategorized

Mary Volk of Carlos went back to school for the final time this fall.

After 33 years, she’s hoping to “graduate” from her role as school volunteer next May.

“It’s my third and last time going to preschool!” she said with a laugh.

continue reading on theosakisreview.com

Volunteer goes back to school for final time

December 4, 2013 in Uncategorized

Mary Volk of Carlos went back to school for the final time this fall.

After 33 years, she’s hoping to “graduate” from her role as school volunteer next May.

“It’s my third and last time going to preschool!” she said with a laugh.

continue reading on theosakisreview.com