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Preserving memories one stitch at a time


Connie Lee of Vergas makes memorial and celebration quilts using clothing.
When Connie Lee lost her father, all she wanted was one more hug. That wish gave her the inspiration to create quilts and pillows with custom embroidery made from shirts and pants of the special person a heart is missing.
 
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Vergas Council continues search for liquor store manager

The Vergas City Council received 20 applications for the position of municipal liquor store manager.
 
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B&D to be fully operational in July

The new B&D Transport building may be completed as soon as July and will feature one addition - a wash bay.
 
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Casino plans discussed with public, groundbreaking set for fall


An artistic rendition of the proposed casino near Dent was recently unveiled.

The nearest town to the casino would be Dent, which is about 10 miles away. Vergas is only 13 miles away.
The first public meeting regarding a proposed casino that would be placed on Star Lake near Dent was held Wednesday, March 30.
 
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Firemen’s auction event Saturday


Comfort for the king and queen of the household will be up for grabs at the Frazee Fire Department fundraiser as two La-Z-Boy recliners are slated to be auctioned off.
Imagine lounging in a reclining La-Z-Boy or rocking in new patio chairs while reading the paper and looking over to your significant other knowing that comfort came with the satisfaction of helping everyday heroes reach a goal.
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Frazee to get transit bus service, schedule discussions to start soon

Frazee will soon have transit bus service. 
 
The buses, which seat up to 12 people, will be open to everyone and the entire fleet is handicapped-accessible. 
 
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Medallion hunt one of many new events featured Saturday at Vergas Maple Fest


Those participating in the Maple Medallion Hunt will be searching for this decorative three-leaf art piece. Once found, turn it in to those working the pancake feed to claim the prize and trophy.
The inaugural Maple Medallion Hunt starts Saturday, April 9 and the super sleuth who decrypts the clues will walk away with a gift basket full of prizes and a handmade trophy compliments of rural Vergas artist Patrick Shannon.
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Vergas residents honor business and resident for community service


Lee Dahlgren held up the Vergas Business of the Year plaque and Cheryl Hanson the Vergas Volunteer of the Year plaque. Both were bestowed with the honor after community residents voted during a recent volunteer appreciation party.
An event brings visitors to town and tightens the bond of residents. Most of the local celebrations would not be possible without volunteers, like Cheryl Hanson.
 
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Twice Blessed blesses Frazee Care Center with Behringer sound system


Erika Altstadt (from left), activities director, Jonathan Stone, administrator, Mary Seiler, Twice Blessed representative, Darla Maves, assistant activities director and Ryan Stockstrom, pastor, took a gander at the new sound system that was recently donated to the Frazee Care Center from the Twice Blessed thrift store in Frazee.
The good will of the Twice Blessed thrift store is being enjoyed by many residents at the Frazee Care Center, as well as pastors and musicians.
 
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Council decides to repostVergas liquor store position

The Vergas City Council received 20 applications for the position of municipal liquor store manager.
 

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