The Jolly Huntsmen Band (pictured) and the Leon Olsen Band (below) will be performing at the Frazee event.
Wednesday, September 24, 2014
An abundance of authentic German food, two old-time bands and eight hours of dancing are the main attractions of Frazee’s 18th annual... + continue reading

Shelly Stowman (left) and Judi Fett-Haggstrom stand in front of the stone fireplace in the Detroit Mountain Recreation Area lodge, which is set to open Thanksgiving weekend. Barbie Porter photo
Wednesday, September 24, 2014
The Detroit Mountain Recreation Area is on the homestretch and getting ready to hire 75 employees to fill part-time and full-time shifts for when... + continue reading

Jessie Johnson (left) and Jenny Hayes (right) showcased some of their unique signs at this year’s Looney Daze in Vergas. Photo by Barbie Porter
Wednesday, September 24, 2014
Since the age of 10, Jenny Hayes has been an avid visitor to Vergas, as her family camped at Bylanders Resort.   As she grew older,... + continue reading

Andy Huhta (from left) and Jan Riewer accepted a national award from Kathy Karr, the vice president of the Frazee Care Center’s parent company. Barbie Porter photo
Wednesday, September 24, 2014
Frazee Care Center’s Assisted Living was recognized nationally for its commitment to customer satisfaction.    The first-... + continue reading
homecoming court
The Frazee High School homecoming court includes (from left) freshmen Jack Mickelson and Ellie Morgan, sophomores Rory Drewes and Hailey Ellingson-Wirth, juniors Mel Johnson and Kelly Reishus, and seniors Hesston Bachmann and Kennady Barlund (who were named king and queen), Anne Winter and Kyle Sprouls, Josi Tappe and Roger Thorp and Elizabeth Golkowski and Jacob Klemm. Barbie Porter photo
Wednesday, September 24, 2014
Frazee High School Homecoming week has arrived, and Frazee and Vergas are encouraged to go green in support of the hometown school Friday, Sept.... + continue reading

The Jolly Huntsmen Band (pictured) and the Leon Olsen Band (below) will be performing at the Frazee event.

Shelly Stowman (left) and Judi Fett-Haggstrom stand in front of the stone fireplace in the Detroit Mountain Recreation Area lodge, which is set to open Thanksgiving weekend. Barbie Porter photo
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The Detroit Mountain Recreational Area lodge is 10,000-square-feet and offers all the amenities from snacks and beverages to rental and retail shops and plenty of windows for those warming up between ski runs to watch those still on the mountain. Barbie Porter photo

Jessie Johnson (left) and Jenny Hayes (right) showcased some of their unique signs at this year’s Looney Daze in Vergas. Photo by Barbie Porter

Andy Huhta (from left) and Jan Riewer accepted a national award from Kathy Karr, the vice president of the Frazee Care Center’s parent company. Barbie Porter photo
homecoming court
The Frazee High School homecoming court includes (from left) freshmen Jack Mickelson and Ellie Morgan, sophomores Rory Drewes and Hailey Ellingson-Wirth, juniors Mel Johnson and Kelly Reishus, and seniors Hesston Bachmann and Kennady Barlund (who were named king and queen), Anne Winter and Kyle Sprouls, Josi Tappe and Roger Thorp and Elizabeth Golkowski and Jacob Klemm. Barbie Porter photo
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Mary and John Olson
Mary and John Olson both recently retired from teaching careers at Frazee High School. Mary taught English and John taught construction trades. The Frazee residents were named grand marshals for the homecoming parade. Barbie Porter photo

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Wednesday, 24/09/14
The Vergas Community Club contemplated changing the date for Looney Daze, the city’s annual celebration, but the concept was recently nixed    Renee Sonnenberg was the... + continue reading
Wednesday, 24/09/14
After an suspected arson fire damaged a Lake Street building in downtown Frazee, the owners are starting the process of cleaning up the mess.    The fire started Thursday, Sept.... + continue reading

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The Vergas Community Club recently considered changing the dates for Looney Daze, but stuck with their original timeframe. Barbie Porter photo
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The Vergas Community Club contemplated changing the date for Looney Daze, the city’s annual celebration, but the concept was recently nixed    Renee Sonnenberg was the... + continue reading

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Delicious dishes, healthy habits,  creative events and educational opportunities fill the Frazee-Vergas community Education calender through October.    Most classes are... + continue reading

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Frazee Hornet Holly McCamant cruised over the hay bales during the Fischer Farm cross country track meet near Frazee. Barbie Porter photo
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Frazee’s Fischer Farm Extreme Cross Country meet is a favorite for many runners, as competing high school students get the chance to race through a barn, run over the top of hay bales and... + continue reading

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What’s cooking in your kitchen? I am looking for recipes to feature in the weekly cooking column so send your favorite recipes as well as helpful household hints to callyforum@gmail.com, call 218-849-1823 or hook up on Facebook at Cally's Cupboard Recipe Swap, www.facebook.com/CallysCupboardRecipeSwap
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Wednesday, 24/09/14
My potato crop was remarkable this year. In fact we had roots that spread out into the pasture and every plant has an abundance of potatoes. One of the favorite ways my family likes to eat... + continue reading
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Sous chef Cari (left) and chef Cally won the breakfast cooking competition with a cheddar turkey veggie egg bake, buttery toasted ciabatta bread with fresh fruit, garnished with an avocado slice, red peppers, kale, spinach, and a mini pear tomato, along with strawberries and lemon slices with tropical beverage of orange and pineapple juice.
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 (Part 2)   Saturday morning we had a cooking contest and I was up first against my sister Connie cooking breakfast for six people each. Sheri and Cari who planned the sister... + continue reading

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