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Wayne Mischke’s Massey Harris love affair  
Wayne Mischke’s Massey Harris love affair
04/23/2014

Sentinel Tribune / STPNS
Westbrook, Minnesota (STPNS)-     Westbrook — When Wayne Mischke and his wife Delna decided to leave the farm for city life, he had to decide what to do with his collection of Massey Harris tractors. After much pondering and purchasing a home in Westbrook, Mischke decided it was time to sell his collection. ... View

Tanks of thanks®  
Tanks of thanks®
06/18/2014

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Westbrook, Minnesota (STPNS)-     Westbrook — Peggy Klasse received a special thank you for her contributions to the community. She was selected to receive free fuel from Tanks of Thanks®, a program that rewards people who do good deeds to help make their community just a bit better. ... View

Yule Log ornaments  
Yule Log ornaments
12/17/2014

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Westbrook, Minnesota (STPNS)-     WALNUT GROVE — Betty Kassel passes away some of her spare time painting Christmas ornaments on black walnut biscuits. She started making them as a hobby in 1987. ... View

Fawns are better left alone  
Fawns are better left alone
07/03/2014

McKenzie River Reflections / STPNS
McKenzie Bridge, Oregon (STPNS)- A well-meaning person finds a young deer fawn alone in the wild, assumes it is lost, orphaned or hurt, and takes it home with them to nurse it back to health. Not only is this a bad idea, it’s against the law.... View

Cowboy Jim performed at Good Samaritan in Westbrook  
Cowboy Jim performed at Good Samaritan in Westbrook
12/30/2014

Sentinel Tribune / STPNS
Westbrook, Minnesota (STPNS)- Cowboy Jim  entertained the residents of the Good Samaritan Center with his selections of Chistmas songs Tuesday morning. James Bergstrom (AKA) Cowboy Jim lives in Eagle Lake and performs at care facilities in six upper midwest states. Three years ago he did 300 shows in one year. View

Santa Claus visits Westbrook Good Samaritan Center  
Santa Claus visits Westbrook Good Samaritan Center
12/30/2014

Sentinel Tribune / STPNS
Westbrook, Minnesota (STPNS)- Santa Claus visited with residents, friends, and volunteers Tuesday afternoon at the Good Samaritan Center in Westbrook.

Dean Fishel provided entertainment during the social event as the guests and residents enjoyed a variety of lunch and treats. View


There’s a new bridge spanning Blue River  
There’s a new bridge spanning Blue River
11/06/2014

McKenzie River Reflections / STPNS
McKenzie Bridge, Oregon (STPNS)- The Walterville Community Center was the setting last week for an alumni reunion celebration of the Ford Institute Leadership Program participants. Five separate leadership-training pro-grams sponsored and funded by the Ford Family Foundation in Roseburg, have taken place in the McKenzie River comm... View

Hatchery fish can be both easier or harder to catch  
Hatchery fish can be both easier or harder to catch
12/04/2014

McKenzie River Reflections / STPNS
McKenzie Bridge, Oregon (STPNS)- Angling success is higher when fishing for hatchery raised trout than it is for trout grown in a more natural setting, even when that more natural environment is created in a hatchery.... View

McKenzie Memories event returning for a third year  
McKenzie Memories event returning for a third year
04/03/2014

McKenzie River Reflections / STPNS
McKenzie Bridge, Oregon (STPNS)- EUGENE: A paddle down a stream full of memories is planned for the night of April 4th. The third annual McKenzie Memories history event will feature storytelling, music, rare historic films and photographs of the McKenzie River.... View

New dock at Leaburg Lake  
New dock at Leaburg Lake
11/06/2014

McKenzie River Reflections / STPNS
McKenzie Bridge, Oregon (STPNS)- LEABURG: A floating dock at Leaburg Lake that was removed two years ago has been replaced. The new structure is 26.5 ft long and 10 feet wide with a 7 foot cantilever section over the water. ... View

 
A Slam Dunk for Kate
04/02/2014

Sentinel Tribune / STPNS
Westbrook, Minnesota (STPNS)-     Fairfax — The Gibbon Fairfax Winthrop gym was alive with top notch entertainment. The event was sponsored by the Tim Orth Foundation fund raising basketball game with senior boy and girl players from the Red Rock and Tomahawk Conferences. ... View

Time to get out and wet a line  
Time to get out and wet a line
04/24/2014

McKenzie River Reflections / STPNS
McKenzie Bridge, Oregon (STPNS)- The 2014 outdoor recreation season will get a boost this weekend starting with the annual Fisherman’s Breakfast, set for Saturday, April 26th. The event, sponsored by McKenzie Fire & Rescue at the Leaburg Training Center, will be held between 6 and 11 a.m. Admission is $6 for adults and $4 for kids... View

Rock Concert to highlight Fun Days  
Rock Concert to highlight Fun Days
06/25/2014

Sentinel Tribune / STPNS
Westbrook, Minnesota (STPNS)-     Westbrook — The Miss Westbrook Scholarship program Boots and Bling, will  be one of the highlights of Fun Days. ... View

Deer Camp  
Deer Camp
11/12/2014

Sentinel Tribune / STPNS
Westbrook, Minnesota (STPNS)- WESTBROOK — Saturday was the official opening of deer season in Minnesota. Along with governor Dayton who officially opened the season at Bemidji, tens of thousands of deer hunters blanketed most of the state, to get their shot at a trophy buck or a big doe, to provide venison for their supper tabl... View

Dan Wahl named Wilder Pageant director  
Dan Wahl named Wilder Pageant director
04/30/2014

Sentinel Tribune / STPNS
Westbrook, Minnesota (STPNS)-     Walnut grove — After the last pageant season the Wilder Pageant Committee was faced with the task of naming a new director after Bill Richards resigned the post after serving the past few years. Richard felt it was time for him to take a break.... View

Mushing through the snow  
Mushing through the snow
02/12/2014

Sentinel Tribune / STPNS
Westbrook, Minnesota (STPNS)-     westbrook — If you have seen a woman driving a dog sled with two Siberian Huskies tethered to the sled — you are not seeing things. On a regular basis Robin Madson  of rural Westbrook takes her two Siberian Huskies, Thor the Alpha male and Raiza a female of her tea... View

Kris Isder — A Time for Change  
Kris Isder — A Time for Change
07/23/2014

Sentinel Tribune / STPNS
Westbrook, Minnesota (STPNS)-     Special — Growing up on  a farm southeast of Westbrook, Kris Isder never gave a thought to doing anything in regards to ministry. She says, “although I was active in the church, when I was growing up pastors were men. I had never considered going into the ministry.... View

Antique Christmas Cactus  
Antique Christmas Cactus
01/14/2015

Sentinel Tribune / STPNS
Westbrook, Minnesota (STPNS)-     Westbrook — If you have been in the Westbrook Post Office Lobby, you would notice there is a beautiful Christmas Cactus in the sales lobby.... View

Volunteer honored for forest clean up  
Volunteer honored for forest clean up
10/23/2014

McKenzie River Reflections / STPNS
McKenzie Bridge, Oregon (STPNS)- BLUE RIVER: Monty Wilson, a Recreation Volunteer for the McKenzie River Ranger District from Blue River, was honored earlier this month by for his work cleaning up the forest. The District held a lunch and slideshow on October 2nd and presented Wilson with outdoor gear as a thank you for all his ef... View

Tour of Minnesota  
Tour of Minnesota
06/25/2014

Sentinel Tribune / STPNS
Westbrook, Minnesota (STPNS)-     Westbrook — There are a lot of better known bicycle tours around the country, however none of those actually pass through Westbrook.... View