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Cam Geritz’ antique tractors on display Sunday at Turkey Days


One lucky entrant will win this plaque.
The opposite of Kermit the Frog’s philosophy is pretty much the pathway antique tractor collector Cam Geritz has followed.
 
We know the Muppet star had a hit song with “It’s Not Easy Being Green.”
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‘Shakespeare’ served up by Palace waitress in ‘The Winter’s Tale’


Amanda Neumann, as Camilla, tries to offer King Leontes advice in "The Winter's Tale," by William Shakespeare. She works at Frazee's Palace Cafe. The play had six presentations over two weeks as part of the annual "Shakespeare in the Park" program in Detroit Lakes. The King of Sicilia was played by Christopher Schreiner. Neumann was part of the drama ensemble for the second year. The director for the five-year series is Nikki Caulfield. Photo by John W. Dermody
William Shakespeare never lived in Minnesota.
 
But that didn’t stop him from writing “The Winter’s Tale.” 
 
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Mechanic with local ties opens shop in Frazee


Baumgart’s Auto Repair in Frazee is open for business. Photo by Barbie Porter
Mike Baumgart’s Auto Repair quietly opened this summer in Frazee.
 
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Frazee police chief asks residents to be safe, have fun and enjoy the party


The Frazee Police Department led the Turkey Days parade last year. File photo
Turkey Days will likely bring many visitors to the Frazee community this weekend, and Frazee Police Chief Mike Johnson has a few friendly reminders. 
 
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Lillibridges named Vergas Looney Daze grand marshals


Alvina and Charles Lillibridge have been named grand marshals for Looney Daze 2013.
This year is an interesting numbers game for Charles and Alvina Lillibridge of Lillibridge’s Resort on West Loon Lake.
 
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Garage sales can be music to Bill Fonseth’s ears


Bill Fonseth shows off a banjo-ukulele, which he purchased at a garage sale. The price was right and recently, after having assorted pieces restored, he learned it is worth a sizable amount of money.
   Bill Fonseth enthusiastically states that individuals should “do their homework” – as much as possible – when going to flea markets or garage sales.
 
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Turkey Days parade adds horses to lineup


Horse riding for a cure for breast cancer and to financially help those battling it will take part in the Turkey Days parade down Main Avenue in Frazee July 28.
Several horses will be pounding the pavement for a good cause during the Turkey Days Parade Sunday, July 28. 
 
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Turkey Days tie dye offered at Twice Blessed


Harvest Fellowship Church Pastor Ryan Stockstrom stands in the construction area of the church’s new addition. Photo by Barbie Porter
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DL Mountain set to open winter of 2014


A rendering of the new Detroit Mountain lodge was unveiled recently.
People often reminisce about when the Detroit Lakes Ski Mountain was spotted with zigging and zagging skiers in colorful snowsuits. 
 
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Kids can put summer doldrums on notice and join in the Turkey Days festivities


The annual Turkey Days fishing derby is a favorite activity for young anglers. This year’s Turkey Days offers up plenty of fun and games for the kids. File photo
Children and young adults should have a good feeling about this year’s Turkey Days, as there are many events to wash away those summer doldrums.
 
Events headlining Friday, July 26, include:
 

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