Larry A. Scott, 57 of Browerville died April 4, 2014 unexpectedly at his home. Larry was born January 18, 1957 in San Pablo, California to Carl & Wynnona (Larson) Scott. He attended school in San Pablo, graduating in 1975. Larry then worked as a farm-hand in Washington and in 1989, he moved to Iowa and [...]

Joan M. Glowacki, age 84 of Sauk Centre, formerly of Blue Mounds, Wisconsin died peacefully surrounded by her family Wednesday, April 2, 2014 at CentraCare Health Hospital in Sauk Centre, Minnesota. Memorial Mass of Christian Burial held at 11 a.m. Monday, April 7 at St. Pauls Catholic Church in Sauk Centre with Rev. Greg Paffel [...]

By Jennie Zeitler Staff Writer jennie.zeitler@ecm-inc.com Sauk Centre native Sherry Olson spent 30 years of her professional life as a sales representative for the Peach. It was with some uncertainty that she turned the page on that chapter of her life and started a new one. “It was time for something new,” she said. After [...]

February was my first month serving as your new county commissioner, and it has been filled with a whirlwind of committee meetings, visiting with staff and lots of reading material. As I promised during my campaign, I want to share with all of you in District 5 what is happening on a county level. The [...]

Jane Keppers, a religious education coordinator at St. Francis of Assisi Church and director of a play entitled, “Journey With Jesus to Calvary,” admits to never having the vision that she would be coordinating a religion program or directing a play. Performances of “Journey With Jesus to Calvary” will be Friday and Saturday, April 11-12, [...]

By Dan Martens University of Minnesota Extension It’s time to take a close look at spring grain care, if you haven’t started already. In 2013, a late spring led to wet soybeans and corn at harvest time; and propane supplies became short in the fall. Some soybeans and corn were not dried completely in the [...]

I had a bad day recently, dealing with the mysteries that come with the end of life. They got me thinking about how I’d like to check out when the time comes. I know, that’s not anyone’s favorite topic, but I have long admired the way an uncle of mine exited. He had a heart [...]

Rose L. Schmidt, age 92 of Grey Eagle, died peacefully in her sleep on Wednesday, April 2, 2014 at the CentraCare Health Hospital in Long Prairie, Minnesota. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:30 a.m. on Monday, April 7 at St. Josephs Catholic Church in Grey Eagle. Rev. Ronald Dockendorf will officiate [...]

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