Claremont Food Forest

An experiment with a small-scale food forest in Claremont has been launched along the walking trail on the south side of the rail road tracks in Claremont. Ethan Reed, a city resident has planted …

Rollin' Down the Road

Despite the old songs you may think of when you read today's title, what else do you think of? My first thought is tires! Tires? you ask.... Yes, the ones on your car, truck, trailer and heavy …

Museum Musings

In 1924 Ford Motor Company manufactured its 10 millionth automobile, J. Edgar Hoover became leader of the FBI, the Little Orphan Annie comic strip was first published and Robert Frost received the …

Results from the Quadricentennial Dairy Show

Results from the Quadricentennial Dairy Show Celebrating the 400th Anniversary of the Dairy Cow Arriving to the Plymouth Colony Twenty-five FFA members from around the state of Minesota …
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Cicadas come out in the summer. It happens every year in Tennessee. They are best known by the high pitched buzz created by the male vibrating their abdomen over 120 times per second. This sound can …
June is national dairy month. So it is appropriate to consider this amazing food source, it’s health benefits, and the controversies and misunderstandings surrounding this food. Milk is a unique …
Monica can be a very sound sleeper. There have been many nights when Claudia climbed the stairs from her living space (basement) to Monica’s (first floor): Knock, knock, knock. “Monica, wake …
Obituaries
Doris Elaine (Lyke) Cole
Doris Elaine (Lyke) Cole, 89, of Sartell MN, passed away May 9th, 2024, at Advanced Health Care of Mesa, AZ. Doris was born April 21, 1935, in Claremont MN. She was the daughter of Vern & Edna …
Claude “Les” Riker
Claude “Les” Riker, 84, of Dodge Center, MN passed away peacefully in his sleep on the morning on Thursday, May 30, 2024, at Our Home Memory Care in Austin, MN to natural causes. Les was born …
Barbara Joan Gilliland
Barbara Joan Gilliland, 91, passed away on May 18, 2024, at St. Mary’s Hospital. She was born in Knox, Indiana on December 3, 1932, to Chester Arthur and Thelma Mae Bennett. After graduating from …
Verlyn Edward Pool
Verlyn Edward Pool, 80, passed away on Tuesday, May 7, 2024, at Cottagewood Senior Communities in Rochester MN. Verlyn was born on November 14, 1943, to Vernie and Phyllis (Vrieze) Pool. He was …
Ralph George Charlton
Ralph George Charlton, 83, Rochester, MN, formerly of Kenyon, MN, passed away on Wednesday, April 10, 2024, in Mayo Clinic Hospital - St. Mary's Campus. Ralph was born on November 30, 1940 in …
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Have you ever noticed that some people have a great skill at understating things? They may intentionally or unintentionally understate things. During the Apollo 13 mission, astronaut Jack Swigert …
In 2010, my wife and I went to St. Paul to the Fitzgerald Theater to watch a radio program. Being an old radio guy, that phrase ‘watching a radio program’ seems to be a contradiction to the norm. …
Section 1A is the place to be for track and field in the state of Minnesota, and the Cobras made a statement by qualifying for the section meet in 20 events. In a loaded field, Triton fared well, …
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The first week of summer also marked the first time Triton had a "Tri-it" Camp. It was a 3-day camp open for all girls in grades K-6. It was an opportunity for the girls to learn about and try sports …
Join us for Book Group at the West Concord Library Wednesday, July 31 from 4-5pm Angry Housewives Eating Bon Bons by Lorna Landvik Minnesota Author The women of Freesia Court are …
TRITON HIGH SCHOOL "A" HONOR ROLL - SEMESTER 2 3.667 - 4.000 GRADE 9 Baumgartner, Jaiden Cummings, Riley Essig, Reagan Flores, Carli Horejsi, Neven Iverson, Harper Koss, …
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