Archive | December, 2012
Control Tower, this is Flight 2012, requesting permission to land. We need to do so quickly. We’re missing a wheel or two, so we’re coming in hot, and the landing will be fast since we’re missing part of the wing, not to mention a window or two. Frankly, we can’t get down soon enough. You [....Read More
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Minnesota Department Of Natural Resources Recent snowfall will likely bring out more Minnesota snowmobilers and that means there’s an increased chance of an accident, says the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR). There were six snowmobile-related deaths in Minnesota during the 2012 sno...Read More
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Coborn’s, Inc. raised $186,000 at its 11th annual Grocers on the Green golf tournament on Sept. 12. The funds will support the pediatric cancer program at CentraCare Health Plaza and Coborn Cancer Center, which allows Central Minnesota children and families to stay close to home while receiving tr...Read More
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  By Jennie Zeitler, Staff Writer jennie.zeitler@ecm-inc.com When Gene Gergen envisioned life as a farmer, there were many things that he could not have anticipated. He owned a 500-acre organic dairy farm in Ellsworth, Wis., and milked more than 100 cows. Then came various electrical issues whi...Read More
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4 c. small pasta shells, cooked 1 c. frozen peas 1 lb. large cooked shrimp, peeled, deveined and cut into thirds 1/2 c. green onions, chopped 1/4 c. fresh parsley, minced 1 c. mayonnaise 8 oz. plain yogurt 1/4 c. lemon juice 2 Tbsp. fresh dill, snipped 1/2 tsp. salt 1/4 tsp. pepper In large [...]...Read More
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1 (8 oz.) pkg. cream cheese, softened 48 vanilla wafers 2 (3.4 oz.) pkgs. vanilla flavor instant pudding 1 (8 oz.) tub whipped topping, thawed, divided 1/2 c. brewed strong coffee, cooled 2 sqs. semi-sweet chocolate, coarsely grated 1 c. fresh raspberries Beat cream cheese in large bowl with mixer u...Read More
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Jovi Shay Zigan was born to Amanda and Derek Zigan of Long Prairie, December 26, 2012, at 6:01 a.m. at CentraCare Health Systems, Long Prairie. She weighed 9 pounds, 6 ounces. Jovie is welcomed home by big brother, Jax, and big sister, Chloe. Grandparents are Dennis and LuAnn Zigan of Long Prairie a...Read More
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Daphne Helen Frericks was born to Sadi and Glen Frericks of Melrose, December 17, 2012, at 8:38 p.m. at CentraCare Health Systems, Melrose. She weighed 9 pounds, 5 ounces. Daphne is welcomed home by brother, Dan, 6 years old and sister, Monika, age 3. Grandparents are Vern and Doreen Frericks of Mel...Read More
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Irene VanHeel, age 80 December 21, 1932 – December 26, 2012 Of Saint Anthony Mass of Christian Burial celebrating the life of Irene VanHeel, 80, of St. Anthony, will be at 11:00 AM Saturday, December 29, 2012 at St. Anthony Church in St. Anthony.  Father Michael Naughton, OSB will officiate and ...Read More
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Mark B. Meyer, age 52 of Sauk Centre, died Tuesday, December 25, 2012 at CentraCare Hospital in Sauk Centre, Minnesota after a 4-1/2 year battle with leukemia. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, December 31 at Our Lady of the Angels Catholic Church in Sauk Centre with Rev. Ja...Read More
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