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 By Randy Olson    News    September 28, 2017 
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Amanda Watkins and Cal Ecker concert!

Here's video from the October 7 concert at the Brooten Pavilion, a fundraiser for the Brooten Fire Department....

 
 By Randy Olson    News    September 28, 2017 
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Two-alarm fire claims rural Brooten home

While no loss of life has been reported, a two-alarm fire north of Brooten on Sunday, October 15 claimed a rural Brooten home. The fire call went out around 5 p.m., and both the Brooten and Elrosa...

 
 By Randy Olson    News    September 21, 2017
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Brooten Fire Department dance underway

The Brooten Fire Department's Pavilion dance fundraiser is underway tonight (Saturday, October 7). Everyone is invited to come in and enjoy terrific country music performed by Amanda Watkins and Cal...

 
 By Randy Olson    News    September 14, 2017
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Storm aftermath across the Bonanza Valley

With a lack of electricity closing school at Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa on Wednesday, September 20, labor was plentiful throughout the Bonanza Valley and B-B-E areas to assist with the cleanup in the...

 
 By Randy Olson    News    September 7, 2017
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Brooten Fire Department hog roast and raffle

The Brooten Fire Department Relief Association hog roast and 20-gun raffle is at the Brooten Pavilion on Saturday, Sept. 23. The hog roast with all the fixings (free will donation) starts at 5 p.m....

 
 By Randy Olson    News    August 17, 2017

West Lake Johanna to celebrate 150th

Organizers behind a special 150th anniversary day of celebration at West Lake Johanna Lutheran church invite friends and extended family to visit on Sunday, August 20 this summer. Worship service...

 
 By Randy Olson    News    August 17, 2017

Rural Life Celebration hosted in rural Elrosa

The Catholic Charities 2017 Rural Life Celebration will be held at 11 a.m. on Sunday, August 13, 2017, at the Joe & Toni Borgerding family organic dairy farm in rural Belgrade. All are welcome to...

 
 By Randy Olson    News    August 17, 2017
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(HD video) Street dance helps kick off August Fest

Shown is video from the Belgrade August Fest street dance featuring "The Hit List" band. Over 650 were served at the Belgrade Firemen's chicken dinner earlier in the evening, and most of those same gu...

 
 By Randy Olson    News    August 17, 2017
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Belgrade Royal Ambassador crowns new royalty

Belgrade has new young ladies to represent the town over the next year after new royalty was crowned at the Belgrade Royal Ambassador program on Saturday (Aug. 12) of August Fest. The program was held...

 
 By Randy Olson    News    August 17, 2017
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(Video) Rural Life Celebration

Below is video showing the first 58 minutes of the Rural Life Celebration outdoor Catholic Mass on Sunday, August 20, 2017 at the Joe and Toni Borgerding dairy farm in rural Elrosa...

 
 By Randy Olson    News    August 10, 2017
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August Fest coming to Belgrade

The Belgrade Commercial Club is excited to announce a full schedule of events for the annual Belgrade August Fest celebration coming to town on Friday and Saturday, August 11-12. The weekend is...

 
 By Randy Olson    News    July 27, 2017

Bishop Anderson sermon at Big Grove Lutheran 150th

Below is a video clip from Big Grove Lutheran church on Sunday, July 23, the day of the church's 150th anniversary celebration. The video holds the sermon given by Bishop Jon Anderson, who grew up on a rural Belgrade farm. See more coverage of the...

 
 By Randy Olson    News    July 27, 2017
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Vacation Bible School in Elrosa

The Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa Catholic churches are hosting Vacation Bible School this week in Elrosa for children ages 4-12. The week culminates with a special music program on Thursday, July 27 at...

 
 By Randy Olson    News    July 27, 2017
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(HD video) Special music at Big Grove Lutheran 150th

Below is a video clip from special music performed by Melissa Heieie Buckley, who sang during offering at the Big Grove Lutheran church 150th anniversary worship service. You can see much more...

 
 By Randy Olson    News    July 27, 2017
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(Video) Captain Hook in 'Peter Pan' musical

Here's video from the musical 'Peter Pan' in Terrace on July 19:...

 
 By Randy Olson    News    July 27, 2017
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(UHD video) Worship at Big Grove Lutheran church's 150th

Below is ultra-high definition video from part of Holy Communion and also the closing hymn of worship service on Sunday, July 23 at Big Grove Lutheran church....

 
 By Randy Olson    News    July 27, 2017

Elrosa Softball fundraiser supper

Come out on Tuesday night (August 1) to Bucky's Bar in Elrosa to support the Elrosa softball program. The baked ham supper will be served from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m., and everyone is invited! The town of...

 
 By Randy Olson    News    July 20, 2017
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Big Grove Lutheran 150th is Sunday

Big Grove Lutheran church of rural Brooten turned 150 years old this year. It is a remarkable achievement for any church of any location, even more so for a rural "country" church. The members of Big...

 
 By Randy Olson    News    July 13, 2017
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Art Show helps kick off BVD weekend

The Red Hen House retreat center was the site of the first annual Bonanza Valley Days Art Show, which featured works by local artist and Red Hen House owner Barbara Lent of Brooten. The art show was...

 
 By Randy Olson    News    July 13, 2017
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Miss Brooten coronation draws them in

The historic Brooten Pavilion, nearing 90 years of use to the community of Brooten and the surrounding area, hosted the 2017 Miss Brooten pageant on Saturday night (July 8) of Bonanza Valley Days....

 
 By Randy Olson    News    July 6, 2017

Bonanza Valley Day kicks off in Brooten

The 45th annual Bonanza Valley Days town celebration is underway in Brooten! The weekend kicked off with an outdoor church service on Thursday night in the city park that was led by Pastor Steve Boven...

 
 By Randy Olson    News    July 6, 2017
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B-B-E Ecumenical Worship Service

Shown below is a video clip from the end of the annual Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa Ecumenical Worship service. This year the event was held at Grace Lutheran Church in Belgrade. It rotates among the...

 
 By Randy Olson    News    July 6, 2017

BHS '77 class reunion

Members of the Brooten High School Class of 1977 are invited to their 40th class reunion on Saturday, July 8 at Brooten Lanes in downtown Brooten, 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Food will be provided. Bring...

 
 By Randy Olson    News    July 6, 2017
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Bonanza Valley Days 2017!

The 45th annual Bonanza Valley Days town celebration is coming to Brooten this weekend - Thursday through Sunday - July 6, 7, 8 and 9. The first BVD event of 2017 will be a "worship in the park"...

 
 By Randy Olson    News    June 29, 2017

LifeLink called in for two-car accident

A serious two-car accident took place at approximately 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday, June 28 four miles south of Brooten on Stearns County Road 18 and its intersection with Stearns County Road 19. At 5:18...

 

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