Corey’s Corner

(of Lundgren’s)

Checking your vehicle’s charging system, even $169 now in the warm summer months, is just as important as in the coldest of winters. Rain-3.5 oz. STARTING AT Batteries are affected by heat and, with temperatures under hood reaching into t… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content. Username Password Remember Me     […]

Recession Tactic #19:



Calculate your Break Even Sales Number. Determine how many of your product you need to sell to achieve at least that. Then determine how you are going to do it! (If you need assistance, ask me.)   Jennifer Pontinen is a Business Consultant wit… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

How to choose our destiny



Be it in our business, careers or personal lives, the habits we choose to live by dictate our success or failure. Never is the impact of adopting positive habit patterns more evident than in young recruits graduating from military basic training. … Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Homestead Mills

Much more than a store


Sitting in his log cabin “office” inside the Homestead warehouse, Keith Aho is surrounded by timber planking that was cut – some of it hand-hewn – by he, his father and compatriots more than 30 years ago. The planking came from a log cab… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Cook business filled with history




It doesn’t take too long for a customer at Homestead Mills to realize the place has a lot of history. The grainery/ seed mill owned by Keith and Carol Aho was once a cooperative for farmers in the Cook area. It now combines its agricultural pa… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Happy Father’s Day!

FATHER'S DAY CENTENNIAL JUNE 20, 2010

  You may think that Father’s Day is a modern invention, but the truth is that a Babylonian youth named Elmesu carved the first known Father’s Day card in clay nearly 4,000 years ago. His special message wished his father good health and a long… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Don’t step back



As we pulled up in the little 1966, 20-passenger bus we watched as members of a gang came streaming out of the auditorium that we were about to minister in. The fact that this was their turf quickly became an unspoken reality as a fight broke out. K… Please register for a free account or log in below to access […]

HOPE: Pe: Have Only Positive Expectations

For Hometown FOCUS (Finding Our Community’s Unending Spirit)


In today’s economy, it is no wonder that people are walking around with confusion and lack of HOPE. People are seeing their businesses fail, jobs are lost, and marriages are failing. Sounds depressing. And it can be, if we let it. What is the … Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Photos



The casting contest was a hit with anglers during last week’s Rotary Fishing Contest in Virginia. Photo by Niki Voll. It was a great family outing during the Virginia Rotary Kid’s Fishing Contest last week. Photo by Niki Voll.An angler gets … Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

A Walk in the Woods:

Favorite memories of Dad


  Even though I have been fishing since I was old enough to hold a pole, and hunting birds since I got my firearm safety certificate when I was 13, I didn’t start deer hunting with my dad and three older brothers until I was 25 years old…. Please register for a free account or log in below to access […]


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