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Miller Virginia C. Miller, 74, of  Nowthen, died Wednesday, May 16, 2012. The funeral service was Monday, May 21 at the United Methodist Church of St. Francis. Thurston-Lindberg Funeral Home of Anoka served the family. Mrs. Miller is survived by her sons, Bernie (Carolyn), Terry (Joni) and Craig; f...Read More
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by Kelly Johnson ECM Publishers Veterans were honored at a memorial celebration Sunday, May 20 in Nowthen. The event, held at Nowthen Alliance Church, recognized Nowthen veterans dating back to the Civil War through the present. It also featured a tribute to Marvin Thomazin, a Nowthen resident who e...Read More
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I am writing to express my disappointment in the way the Energy Expo was highlighted today at the Business and Energy Expo. My family and I typically attend and enjoy both the Business Expo and the Energy Expo each year. This year’s expo was good, but I had expected to see the Energy Expo portion ...Read More
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The Nowthen Historical Power Association (NHPA) has received approval for a revised conditional use permit (CUP). Nowthen City Council members unanimously approved the CUP request Feb. 14. A revised CUP is needed because the NHPA has acquired additional land for the Nowthen Threshing Show grounds. T...Read More
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by Kelly Johnson ECM Publishers Despite unseasonably warm weather, the third annual Nowthen Lions Club ice fishing contest went on as planned Feb. 4. Mike Cashman brought in the first fish of the day and also captured first place in the contest. More than 200 holes were drilled in East Twin Lake, si...Read More
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by Briana Sutherland Contributing writer Visitors took a step back in time at the Nowthen Threshing Show Aug. 19–21, as the past was brought to the present all weekend long. The threshing show is a three-day event where guests can watch demonstrations such as corn chopping, blacksmithing and grain...Read More
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Harvest is in full swing, and area farmers markets will continue operating into the fall. Here is a rundown of local markets: •Elk River Farmers Market, 3-7 p.m. Thursdays through Sept. 29. The market is in the parking lot of the Westbound Liquor Store, located near Highway 10 and Joplin at 13484 ...Read More
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Are you looking to serve in your community of Nowthen? Meet new friends? Have a lot of fun? Come join the Nowthen Lions Club. The Nowthen Lions meets on the first Thursday of the month for the board meeting and on the third Thursday of the month for the membership meeting. Call Patty Wirz at [...]...Read More
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Smuder A benefit for Kevin Smuder will be held Saturday, May 21 from noon to 4 p.m. in Nowthen at the old town hall and pavilion on County Road 5 (Nowthen Boulevard). Kevin is a 1977 graduate of Elk River High School. Two years ago he was treated for colon/rectal cancer. It’s now metastasized to [...Read More
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