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Split vote for Vergas EDA, mayor’s support breaks tie

In a 3-2 vote the Vergas City Council approved moving forward with developing an economic development authority (EDA) that would have the combined powers of a housing redevelopment authority (HRA).
 
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Wolf Lake Harvest Fest produces winners

 Dave and Jan Mickelson
Wolf Lake Harvest Festival grand marshals Dave and Jan Mickelson were honored to be chosen marshals and to ride in a yellow convertible in the parade Saturday afternoon. They both threw out several dozen bags of candy to the crowd. Photo by Cally Nundahl
There were many events at the Wolf Lake Harvest Festival Aug. 15-17, resulting in many winners. They are:
 
Charm winner 
 
Susi Jarvi Charm winner is Heidi Kallinen. 
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Loon calling crown goes to 7-year-old Daphne Hanson

Daphne Hanson
Perham resident Daphne Hanson, 7, earned the grand champion medal at the annual loon calling contest during Looney Daze. She bested 50 competitors. Photo by Barbie Porter
Daphne Hanson, Perham, learned at a young age that failure is part of success. 
 
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Frazee Fire hopes to save big on ARMER compatible radios from government auction

The Frazee Fire Department is hoping to save big bucks purchasing new radios that will be compatible the new Becker County dispatch system, which is expected to be flipped on in December.
 
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Turkey Days wraps up; Corn Feed is Thursday

With Turkey Days in the rearview mirror, the Frazee Area Community Club (FACC) was busy Tuesday, Aug. 12, answering the question, “What’s next?”
 
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Yliniemi, Jaroszewski to represent Wolf Lake


Grace Jaroszewski was crowned Jr. Miss Wolf Lake. Photo by Stacy Moe
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Frazee riders do well on hot trail

Teresa Fett
Teresa Fett and her horse Ozzy had a hard run in the heat, but Ozzy was still cantering during the last mile.
The endurance horse riders motto is “To Finish is to Win” and the up and down weather swings put everyone to the test at the Thistle Down Run ride this past weekend.
 
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Tianna Schwartz crowned Miss Vergas, Princess Altona is Alex Day


The new Vergas royalty is Miss Vergas 2014 Tianna Schwartz, (back, right) daughter of Gretchen Slavicek and Wade Schwartz, Princess Altona 2014 Alex Day, daughter of Shelley Day and Brian Day, and for Jr. royalty (front) King Hudson Baumgart, son of Mike & Denelle Baumgart, and Natalie Flatau, daughter of Jason & Jen Flatau, won the title of queen. Photo by Cally Nundahl
The Miss Vergas and Princess Altona pageant received two new royalty Aug. 14 at the Vergas Event Center as Tianna Schwartz became the new Miss Vergas 2014 and Alex Day is the new Princess Altona.
 
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Fr. Xavier Ilango becomes a U.S. citizen today

Fr. Xavier Ilango
Fr. Xavier Ilango
Fr. Xavier Ilango will long remember today, Thursday, Aug. 21, as a special day in his life. 
 
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Vergas Post Office hours to change, box access to increase

Vergas Post Office
The Vergas Post Office will have reduced window hours and increased box access hours starting in October. Photo by Barbie Porter
Access to post office boxes in Vergas may soon be available at all times, but the hours the service window is open will be reduced to four hours during weekdays.
 

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