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Frazee library gives away prizes to kids as part of new summer reading program

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Frazee library volunteer Bonnie Julius stands next to the growing selection of books at the local library, which is holding a summer reading program for children. Kids who meet age-appropriate reading goals can get prizes. Photo by Barbie Porter
The Frazee library is giving away prizes to young readers. 
 
Librarian volunteer Bonnie Julius  explained there are three age categories invited to join the free summer reading program.
 
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Memorial rocks needed at community garden


Lorie Totland reclaimed two flower gardens along 2nd Street, and hopes the community will help border them with rocks 6-to-8 inches in size. She asks those bringing a rock to also paint the name of a loved one who has passed on the rock. Photo by Barbie Porter
In Lorie Totland’s formative years she often asked, “What can my community do for me?”
 
After moving away from her hometown and growing into an adult, she realizes she had the wrong attitude.
 
Wed
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Low-interest loans for buying fixer-up homes, home improvement loans available now

Buying a home and fixing it up just became a bit easier, as did securing funds for specific remodeling projects for current homeowners. 
 
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Rain creates safety concern for Frazee Event Center

Rain may be a safety concern for the Frazee Event Center. 
 
Wed
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Darryl Hensel is 1 of 4 BC office hopefuls


Darryl Hensel, Osage, is currently a chief deputy in the Hubbard County Recorder’s office. He is one of four persons vying for the top position in same office in Becker County.
Land transfers are old stuff to Darryl Hensel, one of four candidates for Becker County Recorder.
 
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Patricia Swenson seeks BC recorder position


Patricia Swenson, a resident of Toad Lake, is running for the office of Becker County Recorder. She has 24 years experience with the county, half of it as zoning administrator.
A resume with a notation such as, “A candidate with experience” written on it would probably be an attention-grabber.
 
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Volunteers target weeds, clutter, nasty items Thursday nights


The regular Thursday night patrol to make Frazee more attractive was a three-person Frazee Lions Club contingent. It was led by Nathan Schwendeman, Dawn Flemmer and Mark Flemmer. Volunteers are always needed to join the effort, which is coordinated by the local organization. Photo by John W. Dermody
When it comes to having a pleasant environment, with cleanliness a primary concern, the Frazee Lions Club is doing its part to make the city attractive and inviting.
 
Wed
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N2N has medical equipment to loan clients


Neighbor to Neighbor volunteer coordinator Bonnie Julius, at right, and Mary Olson showed off a new space available to the organization at the Skyline Office Building. Currently, the service group has available some home health items to loan clients but the wish list also contains articles that, if no longer needed, could be donated to build the inventory. N2N can be reached at 334-3559. Photo by John W. Dermody
Renting medical equipment such as walkers and other items to assist one’s mobility can be expensive for persons with limited income.
 
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This one’s for the wounded soldiers


Taylor Walker (front, from left) and Bradley Miosek hosted a lemonade stand to raise money for Wounded Warriors. Samantha Brune (back) and Adam Walker were there to lend support. Photo by Barbie Porter
Little Taylor Walker knows what it’s like to say goodbye to her father, watch him walk away in military fatigues and count the days until his return.
 
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Late night tour makes resident ask, is Town Lake safe for swimmers?


Along the stretch of shore where several tires are sticking up and some have sunken to the bottom, there is also a rusted metal fence protruding into the lake. Photo by Barbie Porter
As May turned to June, Heather Perrine visited her childhood swimming hole for a late night tour of Town Lake in Frazee while her husband fished for carp. 
 

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