Deer vs. Motorcycle

Minnesota’s large deer population makes them a safety hazard on the road all year long, but deer-vehicle crashes peak in the autumn months. Although all motorists need to be extra cautious as …

Historical Happenings

THE MAZEPPA JOURNAL, Editor and Publisher: Barbara and Reider Tommeraas FRIDAY, MARCH 11, 1955 DANCING CLASSES TO BE HELD AT LEGION CLUBROOMS Dancing classes, given by Mrs. G. M. Graif of …

South Troy Church Students Filling Backpacks for Food for the PEM School District

A Monthly Moment at MotoProz

If you are in the market for a trailer, we have the best selection we have ever had at MotoProz.  We sell Triton trailers and also carry Karavan trailers.  We have snowmobile trailers, …
More Local News
Not many events were as exciting to me as a kid as the Minnesota State Fair. I anticipated our annual trip all summer long. Were a farm family and the main reason for going was machinery hill. Eighty …
Trick-or-treat as a kid is the most magical night of the year. Dressing up and going from house to house getting candy was absolutely one of the best nights of the year growing up. Don’t get …
I would like to present to you my top 3 healthy living tips that I have personally found to be essential for every single living person on our entire planet.  If the population would …
Obituaries
Romeo Clarence Cyr
Romeo Clarence Cyr, 82, of Red Wing, embraced by God, passed away Thursday, September 8, 2022 surrounded by his loving wife and children, at his home. He was born in Red Lake Falls, to Florence …
Paula Blakstad
Funeral services for Paula Blakstad were held Monday, September 12th at 11:00 AM at Minneola Lutheran Church, 13638 County 50 Blvd., rural Goodhue.  The Reverend Hannah Bergstrom de Leon …
Willard C. Fick
Willard C. Fick, 92, of Lake City, MN died August 20, 2022 at Elysian Senior Living surrounded by his family. He was born November 27, 1929 in rural Lake City to Clarence and Mabel (Dammann) Fick. He …
Gerald R. Fick
Gerald R. Fick, 85, passed away at the Lake City Care Center on August 13, 2022. Gerald was born on April 15, 1937, to Lawrence and Harriet (Hoeft) Fick in Lake City, MN. Gerald joined the Army in …
Rachel Lynn Nesseth
Rachel Lynn Nesseth, 18, of Zumbrota, passed away suddenly on Wednesday, August 10, 2022. Rachel was born April 22, 2004 in Rochester, MN to Barney and Laura (Shelton) Nesseth. She was a recent …
Community
Regular Meeting of the Mazeppa City Council Meeting Minutes Wednesday, September 14, 2022 The regular meeting of the Mazeppa City Council was called to order at 6:00 PM by Mayor Chris …
The Zumbro Falls City Council met at City Hall. The meeting was called to order by the mayor at 6PM. Present were Bruce Heitmann, Jason Faas, Paul Bankers, Susan Eischens and Nate …
*Opinions expressed in Letters to the Editor are not necessarily those of The Messenger My husband and I have a home on the river in Wabasha.  We have had a very negative experience working …
Community
October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month.  About 25 plus years ago, my mom had breast cancer.  She was off work for about six weeks.  They say everything happens for a …
Last month, I decided to try something different and picked a few areas to concentrate on, speed cleaning on a focused task.  Our room usually is the catch all and the living room is where we …
The Mazeppa Lions club will hold a fall drive through Chicken BBQ event at the Lions Park October 2nd. This event is a big fundraiser for The Lions as the money goes back into the community. This …
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