According to The American Heritage Dictionary (Fifth Edition) in the Milaca Community Library’s reference collection, gratitude is defined as “The state of being grateful; thankfulness.” Let’s enter November, the month of Thanksgiving (and turkey), with a sense of gratitude, taking time to acknowledge all we have to appreciate. I’ll get us started: I’m thankful to [...]

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The Milaca Police Department received the following calls Oct. 20-26. The listed times are when the calls were received and not necessarily when incidents occurred. Compiled by Joel Stottrup. Monday, Oct. 20 2:19 p.m. Juvenile complaint Highway 23 W. 2:23 p.m. Request to removed unwanted person. 2:24 p.m. Juvenile issue at school. 4 p.m. Deceased [...]

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The Milaca Wolves’ Chloe Hendrickson made a huge splash in the pool at the Granite Ridge Conference meet at Becker High School on Saturday, Oct. 25 Hendrickson earned All-Conference in the 200 individual medley and the 100 backstroke. Rachel Airhart also had a good meet, earning All-Conference Honorable Mention in the 200 freestyle while Tara [...]

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The Milaca Wolves’ loss to the St. Cloud Cathedral Crusaders on Tuesday, Oct. 21 was a simple one to assess. The Crusaders simply made more big plays at key times of the game. St. Cloud Cathedral ended Milaca’s season with a 32-18 victory in Class 3A playoff action at Husky Stadium in St. Cloud. “They [...]

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The Milaca Wolves will be represented by two cross-country runners – Jon Hall and Alex Ploeger – at the state championship at St. Olaf College in Northfield on Saturday, Nov. 1. Both ran exceptionally well at the MSHSL Region 5A 2014 Cross Country Championships at Stones Throw Golf Course in Milaca on Thursday, Oct. 23. [...]

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There are tough losses in sport – and then there are some really tough losses. The Milaca Wolves volleyball team recently suffered one of the toughest losses one could imagine. Milaca led the Fridley Tigers 2-0 in sets (25-22, 25-12) and looked to be well on their way to sweeping their home playoff matchup Thursday, [...]

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Voters in the Milaca School District will have three choices for four open spots on the School Board when they head to the polls on Tuesday, Nov. 4. That means a write-in candidate will have an opportunity to be elected to the Milaca Board of Education. And voters who live in the city of Milaca [...]

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