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07/21/2016 - 2:04pm
Welcome to the 82nd annual Kolacky Days celebration. Inside this edition of the Messenger, you will find a special souvenir pull-out section devoted to this year’s festival. You will find information on the ten candidates who are running for a Kolacky Days title, entertainment for children and adults, and everything you need to know about the festival.  The production of this...
07/20/2016 - 1:51pm
I've been in the newspaper business for more than half my life. I started in the sports department and have moved into a more overall newspaper...
07/14/2016 - 10:09am
At the Le Sueur County Relay for Life on Friday night in Montgomery there were three banners that I can agree with, they were “Celebrate!...
07/13/2016 - 9:50am
by Jack Webster   THE WEATHER HAS been great but it does not compare to the compassion and concern shown to Edna and myself. The many...
07/06/2016 - 10:25am
by Bernadine Hildebrant   Joke of the week: There had been a dead mule in front of Parson Jackson's place for two days. He called...
06/30/2016 - 10:03am
I’ve been covering high school sports for nearly 30 years, but Saturday was definitely a first for me. I attended the Minnesota State High...
06/23/2016 - 12:00pm
To all the motorists that have stopped at the crosswalk at the corner of Main Street and First Avenue, and gestured for me to go, even though I as...
06/23/2016 - 10:37am
A large, grouchy old visitor recently greeted my family in the wee hours of a Monday morning. My husband, John, was the first to notice the dark...
06/16/2016 - 10:09am
I’ve got a few words on an insidious invention that causes major problems for many in this world. I’m talking about the snooze alarm...
06/15/2016 - 9:43am
What a fantastic weekend for Bullhead Days. A bit warm, but I'll take warm over rain anytime. Over the last five or so years it seems as if...
06/09/2016 - 9:36am
This is my first chance at writing a column since the paper published its Graduation special section. Looking at it each year, I am amazed at the...
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