Cindy Johnson of Little Toad Lake recently visited with Mara, a homeless dog that had given birth to a litter. Of the five pups in her litter, only two survived thanks to the help of Johnson and the Marshmallow Foundation of Detroit Lakes. Barbie Porter photo
Up until a few weeks ago, Mara was a homeless mother of a newborn litter. After a search party saved the lives of her pups, the golden-lab mix is now poised to return the love that has been shown to her.
Venture Crew members (from left) Ashley Wallace, Megan Jensen, Boy Scout Tory Fleming, Cub Scout Phillip Vogel, co-advisor of the Venture Crew Rhonda Fleming and Boy Scoutmaster Richard Fleming recently marched in the Fargo Veteran’s Day parade.
Richard Fleming and Angie Vogel, Frazee scout leaders, report a large increase in numbers for the local program.
The Frazee scout program has boomed with a total of 45 scouts in the program at different levels, according to scoutmasters Angie Vogel and Richard Fleming.
Eddy Streeper (from left) stands on the back of the two-musher sled with his handler Chris Colon in front of him. Repeat riders may get the chance to get a true feel for what it is like for mushers, but with the comfort of knowing an experienced musher is right behind them. Barbie Porter photo
“Who needs the Boundary Waters or Alaska?” Eddy Streeper asked. “We offer the same outdoor adventures and at half the price.”