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Flower Focus celebrates one year of business

Flower Focus celebrates one year of business

Business can be a risky thing for retail entrepreneurs.
RCMP weekly report

RCMP weekly report

Story: The Carlyle RCMP detachment handled 57 calls from Sept. 12 to 19. Sept. 12 Emergency Services requested police members to attend to a suspected assault with a weapon in the area.
Willmar centennial celebration

Willmar centennial celebration

After months of planning for this special occasion it finally was a reality. On Friday, July 30th and Saturday, July 31st, 2010 we celebrated this little hamlet of four people's Centennial.

Introducing Prince Fury

I ran into a friend in the supermarket the other day. We talked for a while as her five year old daughter stayed glued tight to her leg.
Quilt show keeps them in stitches

Quilt show keeps them in stitches

The annual Quilt Show, held at Memorial Hall over the weekend of Homespun, proved to be as successful as always, a welcome additional stop on the itinerary of visitors and guests.
Carlyle-based Sears holds opening ceremony

Carlyle-based Sears holds opening ceremony

While it remains in its familiar location, Sears in Carlyle has opened its doors to a new day thanks in part to a redesign of services offered by the long-time locally owned business.

Cougar Corner Student council planning for the year

This week was Spirit Week at G.F. Kells. Students had a lot of fun showing off their school spirit on Pajama Day, Pirate Day, Crazy Hair Day, Disney Day, and Rider Day. The next School Community Council meeting will be held October 20.

Lampman lobster fundraiser sweeps another year

For Shelley Fornwald and Melodie Willock, the decision to volunteer their time in raising money for cancer research was an easy one.

Pause for Reflection Forgiving brings peace even before the seventy-seventh time

There is a story about a world-weary elderly man after the time of the French Revolution who was reduced to begging at the church doors. One day a young priest approached him, gave him a cloak and invited him to his home.
Antique combine a great project

Antique combine a great project

Hobbies are like opinions, everyone has one. Some people paint, others write. Some people make music, others craft models. For some folks, it is all about restoring cars, and for others still, it might be antiques.