Gail Lowe (left) said Hank Ludtke was the first Mayor who came to welcome her to any town along the North Country Trail thus far.
Gail Lowe was impressed with the Vergas Loon at Long Lake Park.
Photos by Barbie Porter
Gail Lowe started her tour of big birds along the North Country Trail in Frazee with Big Tom Turkey. She visited his smaller counterpart, named Butterball by this year’s mystery gobbler, on Main Avenue earlier that day.
Gail Lowe has hiked the Appalachian Trail twice, the Pacific Crest Trail and is currently walking the North Country Trail (NCT).
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: