Eden Valley Lions Christmas wreath pop-up/drive-up sale

Happy Holidays! Due to recent enhanced COVID-19 measures, our wreath sale has transitioned to a pop-up location with drive-up service. Drive up, tell us the number of wreaths you want, and we will place them in your vehicle. Balsam wreaths are 24” and  are $15 each. Checks are payable to Eden Valley Lions or cash…

Cokato Museum features new online exhibit

The Cokato Museum’s new online exhibit “Movers and Shakers: Celebrating the Women of Cokato” is now open to the public. Tour this interactive exhibit to learn who were some of Cokato’s early women influencers, when Cokato School established its first girls’ basketball team, and how women’s organizations helped shape the community. Enjoy perusing through historical…

Two exhibits end run at Stearns History Museum

New humanitarian exhibit to open in December The exhibits, Rightfully Hers, commemorating the 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment, and Green Card Voices, focusing on first generation immigrants and refugees in Central Minnesota, will close Nov. 25, at the Stearns History Museum. Rightfully Hers from the National Archives explores the history of the 19th Amendment,…

EV-W FFA corn drive

The Eden Valley-Watkins FFA conducted their annual corn drive service project. FFA chapters from across the state participate in this service project to raise money for True Friends. True Friends is a nonprofit agency providing life-changing experiences that enhance independence and self-esteem for over 5,000 children and adults with disabilities annually. True Friends’ programs include…

Kimball Kruisers 4-H update

The Kimball Kruisers 4-H Club held their monthly business meeting at 6:30 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 11, via Zoom. We discussed National 4-H week which was Oct. 4-10. That week we made 4-H fabric masks to donate to the Kimball Schools for students who may forget their mask for the day. There were radio interviews, a…

Kimball FFA news

By William Serbus, Reporter On Tuesday, Sept. 15, FFA Officers Riley Spoden, Matt Loch, William Serbus, and our FFA advisor Michaela Gallup attended a city council meeting to discuss the possibility of cleaning up Willow Creek Park. The Kimball city council was very excited about our visit and gave us the green light to clean…

Kingston Unit 483 Junior Auxiliary service project

After receiving donations from many local and St. Cloud businesses, for the second year our Junior Auxiliary girls stuffed 30 backpacks for homeless veterans serviced by the St. Cloud VA. They filled the backpacks with snacks, toiletries, warm gloves, and socks. Two of our Auxiliary members knitted hats and scarves for the project. Gift cards…

Kimball Legion Auxiliary Fall Christmas Sale

This sale is from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 7, and Sunday, Nov. 8, at Dean and Karen Mozena residence at 8324 163rd St., Kimball. A large variety of Christmas ornaments (most hand-made), lights, candles, and more. Prices are reasonable and marked as-is. All proceeds go toward our Auxiliary programs. Accepting food shelf items and/or…

Scouts seek donations for decorating

The Kimball Boys Scouts are collecting donations for new Christmas lights to decorate Willow Creek Park. Donations can be dropped off at Kimball City Hall. The Troop hopes to decorate the park with lights for the Christmas season.

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