Kassandra Scherping of Winsted was happily shocked to be named a Minneapolis Aquatennial princess July 23.
Metal poles currently crisscross and zigzag throuhgout the sanctuary at St. James Lutheran Church in Howard Lake. The church is undergoing a major renovation that is expected to be finished by the end of summer.
Todd Olson, owner of Space Trailers, and his dogs, Ozzie and Cash, stand outside of the Lester Prairie location where many products are developed and sent out.
Here's a look at some of the top stories in the Aug. 1 paper:
Winsted girl crowned Aquatennial princess WINSTED, MN When Kassandra Scherping set off to represent Winsted in the Minneapolis Aquatennial Queen of the Lake Scholarship Program July 19-23, she wasn’t expecting to come home with a crown.
St. James Church in HL undergoes major renovations HOWARD LAKE, MN At the moment, the sanctuary of St. James Lutheran Church in Howard Lake is a metal jungle. Poles crisscross and zigzag through the place of worship as if they had been growing through the walls and ceiling, into a thick, dense forest that no one had bothered to chop down.
Local business owner discusses story behind Space Trailers LESTER PRAIRIE, MN A little over five years ago, Todd Olson of Lester Prairie was taking a trip up north with his 115-pound sheperd-husky mix, his girlfriend and a couple of friends. With only a small Subaru station wagon and trailer to haul all their gear, Olson was left to choose what to leave behind, and it wasn’t going to be the dog.