Almost Sisters by Sue Orsen. "They married brothers from South Dakota who lived hard, played hard, and died young, within five months of each other …" Click on Front Page.
Once Upon a Time by Tom Stumpf, Cowboy Correspondent. "Many of you good ladies and Germans pick up this little column every month hoping for some helpful hints on how to improve yourselves or how to possibly just become a happier homo sapiens …"
Connecting to Country Western Culture by Sarah Kreykes. "An old fashioned hoedown took place at Victoria Elementary School with over 500 children, parents, and staff enjoying the family evening of dancing, dining, and other fun events …"
The Impact Zone by Tom Abts, Deer Run Golf Pro. "Every golf club has its share of golf maniacs, and Deer Run is no exception …"
Just An Opinion by Thom Derr, Rough Rider. "As I'm writing this, it is Earth Day and raining outside. Of course it's raining outside. If it was raining inside, we would need a new roof …"
The Sheriff's Shingle by Bud Olson, Carver County Sheriff. "I believe it is important that all citizens know and understand the duties, responsibilities, hazards, and sacrifices of their law enforcement agency …"
Helpful Hints from Helmut by Tom Gray, Victoria Building Official. "My wife Sophia says that we should allow our automatic sprinkler system to run every day during the summer. Is this a good idea?"
Senior Moments by Linda McNulty, Victoria Senior Commission. "These folks are members of your Victoria Senior Commission: Ron Allen, David and Marilyn Boorsma, David Lindgren, Dan McInerny, Dr. Jim Pehringer, Dawn Peterson …"
Community Service Award by Darlene Williams, St. Victoria. "John and Joyce Heiland of Victoria were recognized as recipients of the Outstanding Service Award by the St. Victoria Catholic Aid Council …"
Play it Again, Sam by Pastor Thomas Braun, Christ Victorious Lutheran Church. "Are we excited believers in the Lord's resurrection? Do we share this news of the great gift of eternal life in our daily lives?"
Congratulations, Jo Mihelich by Ron Holtmeier, Resident of Victoria. "The Award of Merit Banquet was held at the Interlachen Country Club in Edina on April 21st …"
Just Put It on the Bill by Mike Wartman, Former Resident of Victoria. "I dashed out of the Wartman house, ran past the old Water Pump Station in between Tuffy's Tavern and the Creamery, dodged a few cars, and ran into Notermann's Store …"