Snowmobile racing – a tradition in the Menne family




The family of Bobby Menne at a competition in Warroad, MN. From left to right; Bobby’s sister Paige, his dad Bob, Bobby, and his mom, Pam. Photo submitted.TOWER -Bobby Menne of Tower, MN, has been an avid snowmobile rider since the young age o… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content. Username Password […]

Healthy, safe snacks to help your pet slim down



 One of the most common resolutions made every New Year is to drop a few of those pesky pounds, but did you ever think that your dog might need to make this resolution, too? According to the Association for Pet Obesity Prevention, 54 percent of… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Olcott Park Fountain Restoration Progress Report



VIRGINIA – As the Olcott Park Fountain Restoration Project committee works its way toward the ultimate goal of $400,000 in private contributions, they are very encouraged by the support received in the first 16 months of fundraising. In the month of… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

December 2016 contributions to the fund were:



Patron of the Fountain – $5,000+ Parker, Bill Waschke, Ken & Mary Platinum – $2,000 – $4,999 Northern Club (second installment) Silver $500 to $999 Haines, Paul Nigro, Tony & Joyce Bronze – $250 to $499 Belpedio, Janet – IMO Phil Belpedio … Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Minnesota Assistance Council for Veterans announces new president and CEO



The Minnesota Assistance Council for Veterans (MACV) Board of Directors announced the selection of Maj. Gen. Neal Loidolt as the organization’s president and chief executive officer, effective February 6. Loidolt currently serves full-time in … Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Disability benefits to be provided for diseases associated with Camp Lejeune water



The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) has published regulations to establish presumptions for the service connection of eight diseases associated with exposure to contaminants in the water supply at Camp Lejeune, N.C. The presumption of service co… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

It’s all about the beans




 I have to admit that it’s sometimes difficult to come up with new recipe ideas each week so this time I just randomly opened a page to my Crockery Cookery cookbook, by Mable Hoffman, to see what would appear and it just so happened to op… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Natural Harvest Food Co-op donates to Olcott fountain restoration



The Natural Harvest Food Co-op of Virginia awarded a check for $1,411.74 to the Olcott Park Fountain Restoration Committee on Thursday as part of the co-op’s Change Within Reach program. Pictured are, l. to r.: Briana Sterle, NHFC marketing an… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Conversations about race, racial equity to be held



MT. IRON/VIRGINIA – A six-week small group study series, “And Who is My Neighbor: Talking about Race and Racial Equity,” created by Lutheran Social Services of Minnesota will be offered starting the week of Jan. 24. Three congregat… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Healthy for Life

Taking care of business: 2017 maintenance tips


 Greetings, citizens, as we continue drifting and drubbing on through January’s plighted path. It’s great seeing people get motivated during the first month of the year. The health clubs seem busier than normal this month. Typically… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.


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