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  • Johnson, Anderson will bring ‘the best of us’ to Minnesota State Legislature

    | Published on October 14, 2020 at 1:25pm CDT Rhonda Koch| Author: Rhonda Koch

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    I plan to vote for Brittney Johnson and Michelle Anderson for MN House and Senate respectively and I would like to ask you to do the same.  I know each of them personally and have worked directly with both Brittney and Michelle on community projects. I have found both of them strategic and thoughtful, two… Read More

  • Writer recalls Rasmusson as young Boy Scout—now running for State House

    | Published on October 14, 2020 at 1:24pm CDT Rhonda Koch| Author: Rhonda Koch

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    One of the greatest joys in life is having enough decades behind one to see children mature to adulthood.  Early in 2020, I had a cup of coffee with Jordan Rasmusson, whom I first met when he was a 6th grader, and I was coordinating a trip for his Boy Scout Troop to visit the:… Read More

  • Fortunate to raise a family in amazing town—a short jaunt from amazing Maplewood Park

    | Published on October 14, 2020 at 1:23pm CDT Rhonda Koch| Author: Rhonda Koch

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    While reading Kim Pederson’s article in the Oct. 1 Pelican Press “Maplewood State Park,” I found myself reminiscing about how much that Park has meant to our family over the past 30 years.  Moving to Pelican Rapids in 1990 I remember visiting with Dave Aaberg, president of then Pelican Valley State Bank.  He was fundraising… Read More

  • Looking BACK

    | Published on October 7, 2020 at 9:06am CDT Rhonda Koch| Author: Rhonda Koch

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    By Brenda Brand, Columnist 100 years ago October 7, 1920 • Many Caught As a result of “pinching” auto drivers who are violating the law, quite a number were requested to report at the city hall and receive their sentence. Both village and country residents were found evading the law in some particular.  We are told some of the… Read More

  • From the pen of the mayor  

    | Published on October 7, 2020 at 9:04am CDT Rhonda Koch| Author: Rhonda Koch

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    Fire Prevention Week inspired by Great Chicago fire of 1871    By Brent Frazier, mayor City of Pelican Rapids  Welcome to the month of October when we all are scurrying to accomplish several tasks at home and work before the hard frosts of autumn and the onset of winter. One of these tasks includes the start-up of… Read More

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