Eric Johnson

The Wide Angle: The mad science of meadery

A number of years ago, I stood in the kitchen of Kevin and Jill Jones, watching Kevin mix ...

Guest Columns

Society News: Duplicate Bridge

Seven teams vied for places and prize money on Jan. 14. First place, Jim Fisher and Dave Ring; ...

Guest Columns

Society News: Brownsdale Study Club

The new year began for the Brownsdale Study Club at the home of Fern Paschke on Jan. 15, ...

Marvin Repinski

Is grief forever?

A Bible verse: “What do people gain from all the toil at which they toil under the sun?” ...

Holly Johnson

Hormel Historic Home: Learning about the women who marched

Being a female, I wish I could say that I am well versed on the history behind the ...

Eric Johnson

The Wide Angle: LeMar was what community sports reporting should be

Like so many, I was saddened to learn of the passing of longtime Blooming Prairie sports reporter and ...

Guest Columns

Society News: Duplicate Bridge

Nine teams played Duplicate Bridge on Jan. 7. Winners included: First place, Jim Fisher and Dave Ring; second ...

Minnesota Public Radio

A Beautiful World: Ancient texts reveal Aztecs’ history in their own words

Camilla Townsend’s new book, “Fifth Sun: A New History of the Aztecs,” documents the story of the Aztecs ...

senior living

Program offers new way to dine

Seniors to receive one free meal a day at Mower County Senior Center

News

‘Peaceful’ road: Whalen and the Willows to release first full length album

For Whalen and the Willows, the road to their first full-length album has been long, but in the ...

News

Exciting year for the arts in 2020; Unofficial theme celebrates the woman

It was pretty clear that when asked how last year went for Austin Area Arts, Executive Director Laura ...

Holly Johnson

Foodie Throwdown getting back into the ring

The following excerpt is from a letter written by a 24-year-old George Hormel to his mother on Jan. ...

Eric Johnson

The Wide Angle: Do I really have to do this? The holes aren’t that big

Often times in life, a person just has to step up and be an adult. Despite the overwhelming ...

Guest Columns

Society News: Duplicate Bridge

Duplicate bridge was played on Dec. 31. Nine teams vied for places and prizes at the Mower County ...

Milestones

Birthday: Lonapearl Korfhages

The children of Lonapearl Korfhages invite you to help her celebrate her 90th birthday from 2-4 p.m. on ...

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