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Myrtle Mockros, 97

Myrtle Mockros, a resident of Upsala, passed away June 17, 2006 at her residence. Continue reading

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Kowalczyk twins together for 85th birthday

The Kowalczyk brothers turned 85 on June 14. Clarence and Florence are identical twins who live a little over 2,000 miles apart. The idea to surprise Clarence came from his son Larry and Florence’s daughter Janet. The two thought it would be wonderful for the brothers to spend their milestone birthday together. They got the rest of the family to help with the preparations, and Clarence never suspected a thing.

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Kowalczyk twins together for 85th birthday

The Kowalczyk brothers turned 85 on June 14. Clarence and Florence are identical twins who live a little over 2,000 miles apart. The idea to surprise Clarence came from his son Larry and Florence’s daughter Janet. The two thought it would be wonderful for the brothers to spend their milestone birthday together. They got the rest of the family to help with the preparations, and Clarence never suspected a thing.

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Amy Popp – Ryan Soltis

Elmer and Bernadine Popp of Holdingford announce the engagement of their daughter, Amy Marie Popp, to Ryan Wesley Soltis, son of Scott and Audrey Soltis of Bowlus. Continue reading

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Christina Traut – Mathew Gallus

Kevin and Deb Traut of Holdingford announce the engagement of their daughter Christina to Mathew Gallus, son of Mathew and MaryAnn Gallus of Bowlus. Continue reading

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Maria Stanek – Jay Burnham

Charles and Cheryl Stanek of Little Falls announce the engagement of their daughter Maria to Jay Burnham, son of Phyllis and the late Dale Burnham of Nisswa. Continue reading

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Little Falls students participate in jazz ensemble and combo camp

The Shell Lake Arts Center in Shell Lake, WI, has announced two local students participated in its jazz ensemble and combo camp. The students are Anthony Hansen and Joshua Pfohl. The camp was held June 18-23.

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Around The County With Carol

By Carol Hoheisel I have a double garage attached to my house, and a small separate garage for my lawn tractor. The cement floor in the double garage didn’t look too great so I decided to paint it. I stopped … Continue reading

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CIA Committee recommends various initiatives to the LF School Board

By Tina Snell Three members of the Curriculum, Instruction and Assessment Committee gave a presentation to the Little Falls School Board June 19. Brenda Smith, Sheila Roman and Jeanyne Gomez gave recommendations to the administration for consideration which included initiatives … Continue reading

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Lawrence R. Saumer, 86

Lawrence R. Saumer, a resident of Wahkon, died June 19, 2006, at his residence following a long illness. Continue reading

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Marion Brisbane, 77

Marion Brisbane, a resident of Onamia, died June 19, 2006, at the Mille Lacs Health System in Onamia. Continue reading

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Esther Schumann’s 90th birthday

Friends are invited to join Esther Schumann and her family at an open house July 2 to celebrate her 90th birthday. Lunch will be served from 12 noon to 4 p.m. at Graham United Methodist Church, 2255 135th St. NE, Rice. No cards have been sent. She requests that no gifts be given.

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Fromelts’ 50th wedding anniversary

Herb Jr. and Eleanor (Lagergren) Fromelt celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary June 7, 2006, with a private family gathering.

They were married June 7, 1956, at Sacred Heart Church in Sauk Rapids.

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Kempenichs’ 50th wedding anniversary

John and Pat Kempenich of Rockford and their children invite friends and relatives to their 50th wedding anniversary open house Saturday, July 8 from 2 – 6 p.m. at the Page residence (next door to John and Pat’s) off County Road 50 near Rockford. One’s presence will be your gift.

John and Pat were married July 3, 1956, at Sacred Heart Church in Flensburg.

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The Recipe Box

We’ll close out June Dairy Month with these ideas – – – EGGS IN POTATO HOLLOWS 4 c. cold mashed potatoes 1/4 c. minced or grated onion 1/2 c. crumbled crisp bacon or diced ham 1/2 tsp. black pepper 1/2 … Continue reading

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Jacqueline DeGeest – Patrick O’Connell

Charles and Olivia DeGeest of Lincoln are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter Jacqueline Loretta DeGeest to Patrick O’Connell, son of Char Patchett of Baxter and R. Tim O’Connell of Buckland, AR and Brainerd. Continue reading

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Farris Ward, 100

Farris Floyd Ward, a resident of Fridley, formerly of the Swanville area, died June 19, 2006, at Unity Hospital in Fridley. Continue reading

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Blanche Jacobson, 66

Blanche Jacobson, a resident of Oak Park, died June 19, 2006, at the Foley Nursing Center. Continue reading

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Bernard Tuzinski, 84

Bernard Tuzinski, a resident of Little Falls, died June 17, 2006, at the Lutheran Care Center in Little Falls. Continue reading

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Looking for LFCHS class of ‘86 grads

Coordinators of the LFCHS Class of ‘86 reunion are still looking for the following 1986 graduates: Brenda (Balaski) Holtz, Brian Balaski, Scott Bollig, Stephanie Bonner, Kate Broback, Suzan Brown, Terry Collins, Brenda Czeck, Tony Czeck, Rusty Dezurik, Jamey Erickson, Dan … Continue reading

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Renee Thesing – David Erickson

Neil and Patricia Thesing of Little Falls announce the engagement of their daughter Renee to David Erickson, son of Edwin and Lisa Erickson of Little Falls and Barbara and Ronald Johnson of Paynesville.

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Misty Lewis – Greg Opatz

Greg Opatz and Misty Lewis, along with their parents Sandy Opatz and the late Ron Opatz and Idella Lewis and Rick Walker announce their upcoming marriage Aug. 18, 2006.

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Erin Mrozek – Isaac Smieja

Thomas and Kathy Mrozek of Little Falls announce the engagement of their daughter Erin Marie Mrozek to Isaac Calvin Smieja, son of Calvin and Susan Smieja of Royalton. Continue reading

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Kids learn year-round at Falls Meadow Ridge

Summer vacation is more than sleeping late and doing nothing. It’s a time for going to the lake, making new friends, getting involved in creative activities and learning something new from the experts. That was the case last week at Falls Meadow Ridge apartments in Little Falls when Officer Dave Stumpf, a Todd County Deputy Sheriff, instructed about a dozen resident children about water safety. Continue reading

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Kids learn year-round at Falls Meadow Ridge

Summer vacation is more than sleeping late and doing nothing. It’s a time for going to the lake, making new friends, getting involved in creative activities and learning something new from the experts. That was the case last week at Falls Meadow Ridge apartments in Little Falls when Officer Dave Stumpf, a Todd County Deputy Sheriff, instructed about a dozen resident children about water safety. Continue reading

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Flensburg Fun Day June 11

As with any fun day in a small town, camaraderie, politicians, food and fun were the order of the day during Flensburg Fun Day, hosted by the Flensburg Sportsman’s Club, June 11. Continue reading

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Flensburg Fun Day June 11

As with any fun day in a small town, camaraderie, politicians, food and fun were the order of the day during Flensburg Fun Day, hosted by the Flensburg Sportsman’s Club, June 11. Continue reading

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Linden Hill’s fate best left to Little Falls

In 2006 the state legislature approved new stadiums for the Twins and Gophers. Imagine if the federal government had stepped in and barred such legislation. The debate goes well beyond the relative value of the Metrodome or whether local tax … Continue reading

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What’s happening this week …

Sunday, June 18, 2006 Happy Father’s Day • Fund-raiser/silent auction for Dave Masloski, Scandia Valley Town Hall, noon. • Polka Service, Bethel Lutheran Church, Little Falls, 9 a.m. • Concert in the Parks featuring Bill and Kate Isles, Linden Hill, … Continue reading

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Koering credited for helping Bowlus

To the Editor: He’s a good man. That’s Senator Paul Koering. He knew it would be difficult to get the money the city of Bowlus needed to build a community center, but he didn’t care. He rolled up his sleeves … Continue reading

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