Shirley Siemers passed away Wednesday, November 26 at home in Milaca. Visitation for Shirley Siemers will be from 2-5 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 30 at Peterson-Johnson Funeral Home in Milaca. Funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Monday, Dec. 1 at Trinity Lutheran Church in Milaca.
During November, Milaca High School students and staff can be seen in the hallway with more facial hair than at any other time of the year. This month marks the second annual beard contest put on by the Milaca High School Student Council. To sign up on Nov. 1, contestants were required to be clean […]
Brandley Theel, 42, was spotted making a quick stop at Casey’s General Store in Milaca. Theel and his wife used to live in Pipestone. The couple moved to the Milaca area three years ago due to some family matters. They took in Theel’s stepson, a senior in high school, who plays on the football team. […]
There’s a place that local writers can go to join others like themselves. It’s a place where people can share a love of literature, motivate each other and let their creativity flow. Milaca Writers Club meets 5-7 p.m. on the second Tuesday of each month at the Milaca Community Library. Author David Paul Holmes, of […]
Do you enjoy learning about the natural world? If so, consider becoming a Minnesota Master Naturalist volunteer! Anoka Ramsey Community College, Cambridge is hosting a Minnesota Master Naturalist Volunteer Training beginning January 16. Master Naturalist volunteers complete a 40-hour hands-on class with expert instructors and fellow learners – studying natural history, environmental interpretation, and conservation […]
Beyond the books of the Milaca Community Library, Lisa Carman, 33, was spotted chatting it up with a girlfriend. Born and raised in the area, Carman currently lives in Pease with her husband, Patrick Carman, who is a member of the Milaca VFW. Carman has been self-employed for two years as a sales consultant and […]
A complete change in command took place at the Milaca Siemers-Hakes VFW Post 10794 on Nov. 12, as a result of the group’s annual vote. Thomas A. Kvamme was appointed commander of the local VFW post. He will be responsible for conducting meetings and arranging activities. Don Wills was elected first vice president and will […]