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As of July 1, 2024 we have received a dumping of garbage including baby diapers, 5 TVs, refrigerator, old tarps, and miscellaneous odds and ends that don’t compost nor belong in our brush site. If …

Congratulations to Pastor David Neil!

On Sunday, June 30, Pastor David Neil, Certified Lay Minister, was celebrated for completing 19 years as pastor at Mazeppa United Methodist Church. Pastor Dave also served the Zumbro Falls United …

Clerk Chatter

Mazeppa Daze is coming soon! From July 11 – 14 there are events that will bring an overflow of neighbors, friends, and family having a great time. As always, it starts with the solemnity and honor …

Goodhue Volksfest Water Fight

A 2-man team from the Mazeppa Fire Deparment work together to move the barrel during the Goodhue Volksfest water fight Sunday, June 9th.
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Loneliness can have a serious impact on the life span of seniors. When older adults feel isolated or alone, it can lead to both physical and mental health problems. Studies have shown that lonely …
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Both Monica and Claudia were more adept at construction projects than the average suburban gal. Our father was an architect and engineer – always working on some building or mechanical project when …
Obituaries
Craig Garet Grudem
Craig Garet Grudem, age 76, of Zumbrota, MN, a beloved husband, father, grandpa, brother, and friend was called to his heavenly home on Tuesday, April 9, 2024. Craig was born on August 19, 1947, …
David Michael Matthees
David Michael Matthees, 71, of Mazeppa, passed away on Wednesday, April 3, 2024, at his home. He was born in Zumbrota on May 3, 1952, to Donald and Frieda (Schultz) Matthees. He grew up in rural …
Melvin A. Edelbach, Jr.
Melvin A. Edelbach, Jr., 79 of Kellogg, passed away Wednesday, April 10, 2024, at Mayo Clinic – St. Mary’s Campus, Rochester, MN. Melvin Allan was born February 4, 1945, in Waumandee, WI to …
Richard H. Weber
Richard H. Weber, 89, of Mazeppa, passed away Sunday, March 10, 2024, at his home surrounded by family. Richard was born March 31, 1934, in Mazeppa, MN to Casper and Leona (Schumacher) Weber. Richard …
Louis William “Skeeter” Berg
Louis William “Skeeter” Berg, 87, of Mazeppa, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, February 20, 2024, at the Zumbrota Care Center surrounded by his family. He was born in Mankato on August 12, …
Community
By Stuart Muszynski (NAPSI)—In the wake of the recent apparent attempt on former President Trump’s life, both he and President Biden have sought to cool down an emotionally overheated nation, …
Chalkbeat reports on the problems a New York City school's population of English Language Learners faced before being allowed to graduate.
The Hechinger Report explains how the evidence is increasing for building students' background knowledge of the world, an indirect way of teaching reading comprehension.
Community
THE MAZEPPA JOURNAL, Editor and Publisher: Barbara and Reider Tommeraas FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 3, 1956 Norbert Sand Receives Safe Driving Award Norbert P. Sand, Mazeppa’s rural mail carrier, …
(GOODHUE, MN) – Goodhue Living, a senior living community managed by Jaybird Senior Living, is proud to announce it has been certified as a Great Place to Work by the Great Place to Work …
Last month, I had emergency surgery with which came restrictions. No lifting over 15 pounds and no exercising, except for walking. After surgery, a person is typically off work for four to six weeks. …
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Bottled water is full of microplastics. Is it still 'natural'?
Grist reports on legal battles against bottled water companies by consumers hoping to protect themselves from microplastic contamination.
Al planear un viaje internacional, la vacunación contra el sarampión es tranquilidad mental para toda la familia
Por Dr. David Sugerman (NAPSI)— Como padre, sé que prepararse para un viaje internacional con niños es más que solo hacer una maleta. Sea que estemos visitando a familiares que no hayamos visto …
Before you travel with kids, it’s a good idea to make sure they’ve been vaccinated against measles.
When Planning International Travel, Measles Vaccination is Peace of Mind for the Whole Family
By Dr. David Sugerman (NAPSI)—As a parent, I know that preparing for international travel with kids is more than just packing a suitcase. Whether we are visiting relatives we haven’t seen for a …
Give your aging wood deck a composite makeover
(BPT) - Of the more than 60 million decks in the U.S., it is estimated that 50% are “past their useful life” and in need of repair or replacement, according to a report by the North …
How to savor summer with these deliciously sweet treats
(BPT) - Summer is all about having fun experiences and enjoying special moments with friends and family, so why not sweeten those memories with some extra tasty treats? Indulge in chocolate taste …