Sauk Centre
By Kerry Drager Correspondent Lilly Satterlee is a Sauk Centre teen who has the motivation and the dreams to home in on her talents and make something of her life. At only five years of age, Satterlee was already singing and performing at her church. She has always had a love for singing. Her parent...Read More
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By Kerry Drager Correspondent When couples hear the good news of a new baby, they begin dreaming of all the joys and trials of parenthood. From the stress of maintaining an already busy schedule to the overwhelming pride of their first words, parents are muddled with daydreams as their baby prepares...Read More
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Local residents, motorists and others along Highway 371 between Little Falls and Brainerd, and the Lake Wobegon Trail near Sauk Centre, may see smoke from roadside prescribed fires beginning April 13 through May 31. Traffic should not be affected and all roadways and trails will remain open. The pre...Read More
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Being a basketball fan, I’ve been in hog heaven the last month. Last week, I developed a callus on my thumb flipping between the girls’ state tournament, four NCAA men’s games, the Gopher women’s NCAA game and the showdown between the two worst teams in the NBA, the Wolves and the Knicks. I ...Read More
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Four state education and policy leaders I contacted recently had strong, somewhat different responses to Minnesota Department of Education’s Feb. 24 report about increases in Minnesota’s high school graduation rates. I partly agree with each of them. The news is neither entirely good nor entirel...Read More
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By Kerry Drager Correspondent Sauk Centre is saying goodbye to a business that is 114 years old in January. Since 1901, Unger Furniture has provided affordable, quality furniture for the people of Sauk Centre and the surrounding area. It has survived two world wars, the Great Depression and several ...Read More
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By Kerry Drager Correspondent Debbie Zehrer of Sauk Centre didn’t have kids at home and had no room in her home for a Christmas tree. It had been three years since the artificial tree and the ornaments had created the festive feeling of Christmas. Instead of a perfectly good tree remaining in a bo...Read More
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By Kerry Drager Correspondent Marty Primus of Sauk Centre has always enjoyed farming the natural way. He learned to farm from his father who never modernized his farming practices. Farming the land was meant to be a family effort that respected and tended the land. This mentality became Primus’ dr...Read More
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By Kerry Drager Correspondent The Halloween costume is a holiday tradition that spans back several generations. Those from yesteryear would often hand sew costumes and many of those were passed down from one child to the next. Today many purchase their costumes from large store chains — and often ...Read More
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Music, food, and fun will be served up — for free — at the Sinclair Lewis Park Pavilion in Sauk Centre from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 28. The event, which is open to the public and sponsored by the 7th Congressional District DFL, will feature music by Shane Delaney and a [...]...Read More
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