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New events added to Looney Daze


The 2015 Vergas Looney Daze T-shirt will be for sale on Main Street during the festival Friday, Aug. 14-16.
There are many things to love about the city-wide celebration in Vergas, Looney Daze. And the crew organizing the event seems to increase the reasons every year with new events.
 
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Big fish make for big controversy on area lakes


Muskies get to be very large.
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) finds itself at odds with area lake associations because of its plan to stock three local lakes with muskellunge. 
 
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Fire engulfs house in rural Frazee

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A steady stream of water from a Frazee Fire Department pumper truck can be seen on the lower left hand side as firefighters knock down the blaze that destroyed an old house.
The lights lit up and the wailing sound of fire engines on the move rang down Main Avenue in Frazee Monday, Aug. 3 at 3:56 p.m.
 
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Memorial brings beauty, remembrance to tragic event

Matthew Wagner
Mitch Wagner (from left) and Tammy Lawrence saw the memorial for their brother recently for the first time. It was built by Marsha Wurst and her daughter Heather Perrine.
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A photograph of Matthew Wagner ran alongside the news story printed after his death.
Recently, a man drove down rural Frazee’s Pleasant View Road, pulled into the driveway of Marsha Wurst and shared a tragic tale.
 
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Frazee man dies after jumping from boat on Wymer

Marvin Anderson, 60, Frazee, a Becker County dispatcher, died Monday, Aug. 3 after an incident in Wymer Lake.
 
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Julius nabs Gobbler on last clue

Mystery Gobbler
Bonnie Julius found the Mystery Gobbler after the last clue was read at the turkey luncheon. Daneele Shipman photo
The identity of the Mystery Gobbler remained hidden until the last clue was read.
 
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Menahga man crowned king pizza face

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Rick Dague (right) holds up his hands after swallowing the last mouthful of pizza during the All In All pizza eating contest Friday, July 24 in Frazee.
“Knocking on Heaven’s Door” played from the sound system as people filled the sidewalks in front of All In All and spilled into the street Friday, July 24.
 
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Shark attack brings home top prize

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Lee Harper swam away from the sand sharks at Town Beach in Frazee as her 4-year-old nephew Aedan Harper floats in a water hole. The two created the sand art for the annual sand castle contest Friday, July 24 and took home top prize for the Frazee event.
Two sand sharks appeared at Town Lake beach Friday, July 24, but the owners Aedan Harper, 4, and Lee Harper got away safely.
 
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Rally has 14 enter, Tangen wins

Road Rally
Frazee Turkey Days Road Rally team Tom Teaser included (from left) Tyler Blaine, Amy Blaine, Jim Blaine, Sherry Blaine and Tracy Blaine Arntson. The crew placed ninth in the event.
The Turkey Days Road Rally brings families and friends together for laughs and fun as they chase clues around the area. 
 
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Lots of winners at the 61st annual Turkey Days celebration in Frazee


Madelyn Kilde, (center) daughter of Josh & Amy, Frazee, threw a no-longer-frozen turkey to knock down some bowling pins Saturday afternoon in the hot sunshine. Helpers included Northern Lights Dance Academy dancers (on left, clockwise) CallaBelle Nundahl, Sophie Nelson, Paige Royer, Angela Kilde, McKenzie Wake, and in back by registration table, Autumn Moe. Kendal Ware was in charge of the annual event. Cally Nundahl photo
There were lots of winners at the 61st annual Turkey Days celebration. Many thanks to the many event chairpersons for submitting their results! Contact event chairs for winners not listed here. 
 

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