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Griddles to be fired up Sunday for flapjacks, bouncy house bash


The Frazee firefighters are hosting a pancake fundraiser Sunday, July 3 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Frazee Fire Hall.
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Island Lake artist kicks off Women’s Wednesdays at Forest Edge Gallery


Judy Wegenast was the first featured artist in a series of Women’s Wednesday events hosted at the Forest Edge Gallery in rural Vergas.

Visitors at the first of many Women’s Wednesday events at the Forest Edge Gallery in Vergas enjoyed appetizers, live music and plenty of art.
The Forest Edge Gallery offered mingling with live background musicians crooning softly, appetizers, plenty of visual stimulation and a guest of honor - Judy Wegenast.
 
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Frazee-Vergas Forum wins six national awards


The photograph of a butterfly resting on a flower taken by Gale Kaas caught the eye of judges of the National Newspaper Association contest and won first place in the feature photography category.

Joleen Giefer earned a national award for capturing a tackle that resulted in a fumble and foretelling the action that would follow.

Barbie Porter won a national award in the literacy/education category for her article about Emily Hart.

The commemorative state wrestling poster created by Tammie Nunn and supported by many advertisers won three national awards.
Tammie Nunn brought home three national awards for her creation of the state wrestling pull-out. 
 
Wed
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Hiker nearly done with 4,000 mile walk, started adventure in winter


James Lunning recently hiked his way through Frazee as he nears the end of the North Country Trail. The Minnesota resident started his hike in February in New York.
James Lunning is walking because he has no debt. His walks have spanned from the northern part of the country to the southern portion, across the heartlands and his future plans include walking coast to coast.
 
Wed
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Dahlgren joins Vergas city office staff for the summer

Sydney Dahlgren
Sydney Dahlgren recently joined the Vergas city office staff for the summer.
The familiar face of Sydney Dahlgren recently temporarily joined the Vergas City office team.
 
Wed
22
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Karger offers board list of last year’s goals and progress made prior to annual review

Frazee-Vergas School District Superintendent Terry Karger presented the board with a list of goals they helped him set in 2016, as well as work done to accomplish those goals.
 
Tue
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FHS art teacher organizes annual tea party fundraiser in Detroit Lakes


The beautiful labyrinth is a therapy garden for the residents. Molly Reiffenberger photo
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Smith offers warm welcome to Vergas liquor store customers


Terri Smith was recently hired as the Vergas Municipal Liquor Store manager. She has one adult daughter and one grandchild.
Customers trickle into the Vergas Municipal Liquor Store located at 111 Main Street. One notices right away there is a new face behind the counter. 
 
Tue
21
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Frazee graduate lives without electricity for two years before starting free-range farm


The Burak family are in their third year of owning a free-range farm. Natasha Burak (back, left) and her husband Jake now live in Missouri with their five children (from left) Gracie, Melody, Ivan, Autumn and Nazaeha.
Sometimes giving up modern needs helps differentiate between needs and wants. 
 
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Elementary playground, technology get top billing this year

Frazee Elementary will soon have a new handicapped-accessible playground and the district will fully equip its student body with one-on-one technology.
 

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