CannonBelles Cheese Wins Second Place at the American Cheese Society 2024 Conference for Their Grim Reaper Cheddar

CANNON FALLS, MN, JULY 11, 2024 – CannonBelles Cheese proudly announces their Grim Reaper Cheddar has won second place at the prestigious American Cheese Society (ACS) 2024 Conference. This …

Goodhue Living Earns Great Place to Work Certification

(GOODHUE, MN) – Goodhue Living, a senior living community managed by Jaybird Senior Living, is proud to announce it has been certified as a Great Place to Work by the Great Place to Work …

Minnesota FFA Organization Names State Officers

The Minnesota FFA Association is led by six state officers elected from the 40,000 School-Based Agricultural Education students in Minnesota. The six state officers and the president of each of …

Volksfest Promises Fun For Everyone

The Goodhue Jaycees and the City of Goodhue, along with multiple businesses, sponsors and other organizations, are once again producing what promises to be an outstanding summer festival. The main …
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Loneliness can have a serious impact on the life span of seniors. When older adults feel isolated or alone, it can lead to both physical and mental health problems. Studies have shown that lonely …
Are you familiar with the game – JENGA? This game challenges you to see how many pieces you can carefully remove before the entire tower collapses. It is amazing how many pieces can be removed from …
Both Monica and Claudia were more adept at construction projects than the average suburban gal. Our father was an architect and engineer – always working on some building or mechanical project when …
Obituaries
Marcella Mae Jonas
Marcella Mae Jonas, 91, of Goodhue, passed away peacefully on Friday, June 7, 2024, at Goodhue Living. She was born in Spring Valley, MN on June 29, 1932, to Lloyd and Bernace (Bauer) Drinkall. She …
Craig Garet Grudem
Craig Garet Grudem, age 76, of Zumbrota, MN, a beloved husband, father, grandpa, brother, and friend was called to his heavenly home on Tuesday, April 9, 2024. Craig was born on August 19, 1947, …
Rita Cronin
Rita Cronin, 69, of Lake City, passed away on Monday, April 8, 2024, at Country Cottage Senior Living in rural Plainview where she has resided the past three years. She was born June 16, 1954, in …
Melvin A. Edelbach, Jr.
Melvin A. Edelbach, Jr., 79 of Kellogg, passed away Wednesday, April 10, 2024, at Mayo Clinic – St. Mary’s Campus, Rochester, MN. Melvin Allan was born February 4, 1945, in Waumandee, WI to …
Ella Anna Hadler
Ella Anna Hadler of Goodhue passed away peacefully at her home Wednesday, March 20th, 2024, at the age of 84 years old. Ella was born May 14th, 1939, in Red Wing, MN to George and Anna (Kunde) …
Community
Once again Minnesotans have reached the time of the year where we all go outside. All of us. As much as we possibly can. After all, we only have a short period of time where we can be outside before …
In 17+ years of ministry I’ve had the pleasure of accompanying people of different ages, stages, cultures, and socioeconomic status on their journeys of faith. It is an honor to walk alongside …
Bellechester City Council Meeting Minutes May 15, 2024 @ 6:00 PM Meeting is recorded, and the recordings belong to the City of Bellechester. Pledge to the flag. Roll call was taken: The …
Community
Join the fun at Goodhue County Family Fun Fest, Saturday, June 22, 4 to 8 p.m., at the Goodhue County Fairground in Zumbrota. This fundraising event is hosted by the Friends of the Goodhue County …
“Veterans in Crisis” is a new book on the history of PTSD, post-traumatic stress disorder. The book was written by Dr. Steve Lansing and Colonel B. Wayne Quist and was released on Memorial Day …
New Ulm, Minnesota (May 28, 2024) – In response to the federal government's Affordable Connectivity Program (ACP) discontinuing at the end of May, Nuvera is proud to announce the launch of its new …
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More renewables projects were funded by rural energy program REAP in 2023, but small-scale funding was down
The Daily Yonder reports that since the inception of the Inflation Reduction Act, small-scale funding for the Rural Energy for America Program is down, with the greater number of grants going to the largest projects and salaries.
New study reveals what companies need to do to earn trust in the age of AI
(BPT) - Although artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) are groundbreaking technologies providing benefits to companies and consumers, they've also ushered in a new era of …
Translating Gen Z Slang This Back-to-School Season
(BPT) - Slang phrases used by Gen Z continue to grow in popularity. And according to recent surveys, many parents are struggling to understand exactly what their kids are saying and meaning. This …
Here are 7 strategies to save for retirement and college at the same time
(BPT) - Saving for the future is a top financial priority for most people. If you have children, then saving for their college education may also be an important goal for you. Or, you may want to …
New Artificial Intelligence Summit Series Kicks off With Energy
New Artificial Intelligence Summit Series Kicks off With Energy
() - Artificial intelligence (AI) continues to transform the United States and the world. To promote and inform rapid advancements in AI and maintain America’s global competitiveness, the Special …