West Concord Business to raise money for St. Jude’s Hospital

Dustin and Drew Cook, owners of Concord Locker have organized the 2nd annual St. Jude’s Hospital benefit raffle this year. The brothers have participated in the St. Jude’s Bass Classic at Wabasha …

KMTelecom Brings in High-Speed Internet

As we head into winter in Minnesota, and travelling to see friends and family becomes less frequent, KMTelecom has made connecting easier with their new fiber network in Dodge Center. In 2021, the …

Triton Spotlight

Noah Kleinwort is a senior at Triton this year. His parents are Bryce and Karen Kleinwort. He has one brother, Connor and a sister Carissa. He is active in BPA, track and field and cross …
William Wilkinson’s funeral in New York City was held here.

Museum Musings

Investigating West Concord’s history has led to discovering some fascinating stories. At the top of the list, along with jazz musician, Doc Evans, is the story of William Wilkinson, who was the …
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Power outages can be frequent in Western Tennessee. Virtually everyone has a generator. I had a generator at the construction site because I built for the first year without service to the address. I …
Last month, I presented the idea of some healthy sugar sources to replace the nutrient deficient white sugar. The next category to review is healthy oils. Oils and fats are an important nutrient for …
One of the most popular events surrounding the annual New Year’s celebration is the Polar Bear Plunge. Thousands of people brave the icy cold water for the thrill and celebration of the new year. …
Obituaries
Charles E. (Chuck) Glarner
Charles E. (Chuck) Glarner, 94, of Kasson, MN, died Sunday, January 14, 2024, at Mayo Clinic Hospital Methodist Campus. Charles was born April 14, 1929, in Mantorville, MN to Virgil and Aletha …
Scott F. Stevens
Scott F. Stevens, 72, of Hager City, WI, passed away peacefully at home with his wife, Juanita by his side. Scott was born August 15, 1951, in Owatonna, MN to Philip and Arlys (Lebeck) Stevens. …
Larry Eugene Kirkland
Larry Eugene Kirkland passed away suddenly on February 10th, 2024 at the age of 78, at his home in Rochester. He was born on October 5th, 1945 in rural Kasson, MN to Amos (Pete) Kirkland and Marion …
Norbert Arnold Scherger
Norbert Arnold Scherger, 81, of Dodge Center, MN passed away on Saturday, February 10, 2024, at Pine Haven Care Center in Pine Island, MN surrounded by his loving family. Norbert Scherger was born in …
Virginia “Ginny” M. Sendle
Virginia “Ginny” M. Sendle ,80, of West Concord, died Wednesday, January 30, 2024 at Mayo St. Mary’s Hospital in Rochester. She was born in Minneapolis, MN on July 15, 1943, to Gladys (nee …
Community
(BPT) - As a health care navigator at UnitedHealthcare, John wears many hats. Some days are spent helping members locate physicians in their area or better understanding their benefits, while others …
Study.com researched ways people can prepare for a career in travel nursing, including skills beyond that of a typical RN.
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Community
Congratulations to the winners of the annual Viterbo University Nightingale Nursing Scholarship Competition. Samantha Berndt of Prior Lake, Minn. took first place with a scholarship award of $24,000. …
Logan Tufte is a senior at Triton this year. His parents are Lindsay and Jason Saxton and Andy and Lisa Tufte. He has three brothers, Cody, Jacob and Griffen and one sister Paeton. He is …
Cadence Spearman is a senior at Triton this year. Her parents are Nick and Melissa Herrick. She has one sister, Hayley. She is active in FFA, volleyball and wrestling. Outside of school …
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