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Sentinel Tribune  wins photo award  
Sentinel Tribune wins photo award
01/29/2014

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Westbrook, Minnesota (STPNS)-     Special — This past week Tom and June Merchant attended the Minnesota Newspaper Convention at the Double  Tree Hilton in Bloomington. ... View

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

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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

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

 
Hunters face $25 penalty for unreported deer and elk tags
11/21/2013

McKenzie River Reflections / STPNS
McKenzie Bridge, Oregon (STPNS)- Nearly 34,000 hunters who failed to report results of their 2012 deer or elk tags by the January 31st deadline for most hunts will be required to pay a $25 penalty fee before they can purchase a 2014 hunting license.... View

Thought about getting a tree?  
Thought about getting a tree?
11/21/2013

McKenzie River Reflections / STPNS
McKenzie Bridge, Oregon (STPNS)- Christmas tree permits are available at Willamette National Forest District offices in McKenzie Bridge, Westfir, Sweet Home and Detroit. Holiday enthusiasts looking for the perfect tree can also purchase permits from local vendors or ranger stations.... 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

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

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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

 
A Slam Dunk for Kate
04/02/2014

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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

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

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

 
Home Free wins the Sing-Off
01/01/2014

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Westbrook, Minnesota (STPNS)-     A few minutes before the close of the  two-hour NBC show, The Sing-Off, Minnesotans learned that  the a cappella vocal band, Home Free, had won the contest.  After weeks of rehearsing and recording, the Minneapolis-based group rose to  ... View

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

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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

 
Sing-Off
12/18/2013

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Westbrook, Minnesota (STPNS)-     An a cappella group, with roots in Westbrook/Slayton/ Mankato  is competing on national T.V.    They are one of ten groups who were vying for the title of the best a cappella group,  a Sony  Music recoding contract, and $100,... View

 
Kate’s Kourage — a journey of faith
09/24/2013

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Westbrook, Minnesota (STPNS)-     Last June Kate, her brother Jack, and two friends were just returning to the Jorgenson’s farm place, a mile and a half east of Westbrook, after a day of rock picking. Kate  and Jack were each driving a Ranger side by sides when the rig Kate was driving overturned o... View

Family fun Festival  
Family fun Festival
10/30/2013

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Westbrook, Minnesota (STPNS)- Sunday afternoon  the Westbrook Area Volunteers sponsored Halloween Festival with games and activities  for kids kindergarten through sixth grade.

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Holiday events marked the start of new season  
Holiday events marked the start of new season
12/12/2013

McKenzie River Reflections / STPNS
McKenzie Bridge, Oregon (STPNS)- An early winter storm may have caused some cancellations but not all. In Rainbow, the Belknap Bridge was surrounded by snow on Saturday, December 7th, with a wreath made by McKenzie Garden Club and Christmas lights only adding to the already beautiful scene.... View

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

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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

Kate’s Kourage “Orange Out”  
Kate’s Kourage “Orange Out”
10/23/2013

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Westbrook, Minnesota (STPNS)-     WWG — Last Thursday night the WWG Volleyball team and the JO Volleyball team sponsored a benefit for Kate Jorgenson and her family.... View

Tour of Minnesota  
Tour of Minnesota
06/25/2014

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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

 
Woman with Westbrook ties pens fourth book
09/11/2013

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Westbrook, Minnesota (STPNS)-     Mountain  Lake —  Diane Kay Dick was born and raised on a farm near Mountain Lake. Diane has had a long interest in writing, and penned  her first two autobiographical books about her early experiences as a farm wife.... View