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When Randy Anderson began volunteering for Milaca Elementary School in 1997, he had no idea he would end up logging more than 1,500 hours helping students learn to read and complete mathematical equations. “I should have asked for pay,” Anderson joked last week as he was honored for his efforts by Superintendent Jerry Hansen, American [...]

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A significant increase in local government aid resulted in a small reduction in the general fund levy Milaca City Council members voted in favor of when it placed its stamp of approval on the 2014 preliminary budget Thursday, Sept. 12. Milaca received $582,500 in LGA for 2013 and is poised to receive $756,250 in the [...]

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Care at the Milaca Elim Home and many nursing facilities across the state is moving in a new direction. Some of those alterations are in response to changes in demographics and demand. Others are the result of the differences in expectations residents have for their care. Administrator Laura Broberg, who has worked at the Milaca [...]

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Membership in the Milaca High School Hall of Fame will increase to 23 when eight new members are inducted Saturday at the Milaca American Legion banquet room. There will be a social time at 11 a.m., followed by a luncheon at 11:30 and the induction ceremony at 12:15 p.m. Tickets for the luncheon are $15 [...]

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Participants in the Pearl Crisis Center’s fourth annual Run for Their Lives 5K walk/run and half-marathon break away from the starting line Saturday morning and head east out of Milaca. Sixty-eight runners/walkers took part in the event, with funds going to benefit survivors of domestic violence. Moving out in front right away were Erich Richter [...]

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Looking for a new book to read? If so, you might want to visit Milaca’s newest “library.” Members from the Rum River Chapter of Thrivent Financial for Lutherans donated a Little Free Library to the Milaca community. A Little Free Library is a place where community members can exchange books free of charge to promote [...]

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Milaca High School graduates Dean Isaacson and Jeanette (Stromberg) DeHart will join four other MHS grads and two community members as inductees in the Milaca High School Hall of Fame Class of 2013. The eight new members will be inducted Saturday, Sept. 14, at the Milaca American Legion banquet room. It will be the MHS [...]

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