In the first half, the Wolves looked very much like a team playing its first game of the season. But Milaca was a totally different team, however, in the second half, outscoring Foley 47-26 en route to an exciting 71-65 road victory on Friday, Nov. 21. “I thought you could tell that we’re still trying […]

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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 […]

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Three talented Milaca High School seniors were chosen to perform at the St. Olaf Festival of Bands after being nominated by their band instructor, Andrew Nelson. Dana Petty, Meghan Bolt and Tristen Maetzold joined with juniors and seniors from around the state to perform in the concert. “It was the best of all the schools,” […]

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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 […]

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Here’s some good news, looking ahead to the 2015 Minnesota Legislature’s discussions about improving public schools. Two leading Minnesota Senate Democrats described several of their priorities as similar to those described last week by leading House Republicans. While this doesn’t ensure agreement, it’s encouraging that these leaders share some similar priorities. They include a review […]

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Emily Wilmes U of M Extension A 2005 University of Minnesota Extension survey of Minnesota dairy operators found that 68 percent of dairy farms employ one or more full-time equivalents of hired labor. That’s a lot of farms with employees that most likely are not family. The labor market is a competitive one, and it […]

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CentraCare Heart & Vascular Center at St. Cloud Hospital was named one of the nation’s 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospitals by Truven Health Analytics, a leading health care data company. For its latest independent study, Truven Health Analytics evaluated more than 1,000 U.S. hospitals and singled out 50 that achieved superior clinical outcomes for cardiovascular health. […]

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