Archive | June 6, 2013

Grammy recipients for best children’s album of the year, the Okee Dokee Brothers’ Justin Lansing and Joe Mailander performed popular hits including “Rosita,” a catchy tune about a skeeta named Rosita, from the award winning album, “Can You Canoe?” last Tuesday, June 4 at the Milaca Community Library. The duo asked the children in the […]

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Milaca’s Siemers-Hakes VFW Post 10794 made Jackson Kvien arguably the happiest boy in town last week when they gave away a brand new bike to the youngster. Kvien won the bike through a drawing at Koch’s Hardware. He was especially excited about the new wheels as his old bike had recently been run over by […]

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Following are opinions from Mille Lacs County Times  editor-sports editor Gary Larson, reporter Luther Dorr, former Times intern Logan Marxhausen and sports fan Ben Johnson. Note: This feature is written on Monday each week. ******** •Question:  The Minnesota Twins finished the first one-third of their season with a 25-29 record. Here’s your chance to rant […]

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Milaca resident Cheryl Albertson began organizing Bock’s Ride For Boobies more than four years ago. Since then, the event has grown from the original few dozen motorcycle enthusiasts who participated that first year to the more than 370 motorcycles and classic cars that made the 150-mile trek last year. This past Saturday, June 1 hundreds […]

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Milaca received strong pitching efforts from juniors Matt VanSomeren and Brian Kiel but the Wolves couldn’t muster up much offense as they lost to Little Falls 3-1 in the first round of the Section 6AA Baseball Tournament Tuesday, May 31, at Little Falls. “Matt pitched four strong innings, scattering seven hits while allowing two earned […]

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Milaca’s drive through the softball playoffs came to an end Tuesday, May 28, as the Wolves lost twice in the Section 6AA Tournament at Waite Park. Staples-Motley topped the Wolves 8-6 and Pequot Lakes brought Milaca’s 2013 season to a close 13-3. Pequot Lakes advanced to the Class A State Tournament by trimming Staples-Motley twice, […]

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