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Successful breakfast on the farm event

Pope County Farm Bureau sponsored its annual breakfast on the farm on Monday, Labor Day, and served 660 people throughout the morning. With a goal of limiting crowding and gathering, a simple...

 
 By Randy Olson    News    September 3, 2020

(VIDEO) Worship at Norway Lake Lutheran parish for September 6

Below is video for worship at Norway Lake Lutheran parish for Sunday, September 6, 2020 in rural New London, MN....

 
 By Randy Olson    BBE    September 3, 2020

(VIDEO) Clearing way for school remodel project

On Wednesday, August 19, three trees were cut and cleared from the east side of the Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa elementary school. They were cleared to make room for the school remodel and renovation project that is coming over the next 12 months. Video...

 
 By Randy Olson    News    August 27, 2020

Correction to city council story

In the August 27 issue of the Bonanza Valley Voice, a front page article talks about a proposed housing project at Lakeside Foods, Inc. in the town's industrial park. The story was incorrect in...

 
 By Randy Olson    BBE    August 27, 2020

(VIDEO) First day of school at B-B-E

Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa kicked off the 2020-2021 school year on Tuesday, August 25. The district is offering both in-person and remote learning for K-12 students, with about 90 percent of students...

 
 By Randy Olson    News    August 27, 2020

(VIDEO) Worship at Norway Lake Lutheran parish for August 30

Below is video for worship at Norway Lake Lutheran parish for Sunday, August 30, 2020....

 
 By Randy Olson    News    August 20, 2020

(VIDEO) Worship at Norway Lake Lutheran parish for August 23

Below is video for worship at Norway Lake Lutheran parish on Sunday, August 23, 2020 in rural New London, MN. Worshipers can also join others for in-person, outdoor worship with the Norway Lake...

 
 By Randy Olson    Sports    August 20, 2020

Elrosa's baseball season comes to a close

The Elrosa Saints amateur baseball team saw their season come to a close at the Region 15C tournament on Saturday, August 15 in Greenwald. They were gunning for a berth in the Class C state...

 
 By Randy Olson    News    August 13, 2020

(VIDEO) Belgrade Royal Ambassador program

A private ceremony was held for the 2020-2021 Belgrade Royal Ambassador coronation ceremony on Saturday, August 8. The program was held on the lawn between Grace Lutheran and St. Francis de Sales...

 
 By Randy Olson    News    August 13, 2020

Power outage delays newspaper delivery by a day

A partial power outage for the city of Lowry on Wednesday, August 12 has led to a one-day delay in the delivery of the August 13 issue of the Bonanza Valley Voice newspaper. Power was not fully...

 
 By Randy Olson    News    August 13, 2020

(VIDEO) Worship at Norway Lake Lutheran parish for August 16

Below is video for worship at Norway Lake Lutheran parish in rural New London on Sunday, August 16, 2020....

 
 By Randy Olson    News    August 6, 2020

(HD VIDEO) A small town parade

Below is video featuring the parade held in Brooten on the afternoon of Sunday, August 2, 2020....

 
 By Randy Olson    Sports    August 6, 2020

Elrosa Saints open regions on August 8

The Elrosa Saints amateur baseball team begins the Region 15C tournament with an afternoon game in Greenwald on Saturday, August 8. The Saints take a 10-2 record into the postseason, after they won...

 
 By Randy Olson    News    July 30, 2020

(VIDEO) Worship at Norway Lake Lutheran parish

Below is video for worship at Norway Lake Lutheran parish in rural New London, MN on Sunday, August 2, 2020. A gentle reminder that the mailing address for financial offering is: Norway Lake Parish...

 
 By Randy Olson    News    July 30, 2020

Belgrade Fire and Rescue chicken dinner

Belgrade Fire and Rescue will be holding their Chicken Dinner Friday August 7th from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Belgrade VFW. They will be serving 1/4 rotisserie chicken, baked beans, baked potato and...

 
 By Randy Olson    Opinion    July 30, 2020

(VIDEO) What science says about Vitamin D and the SARS-2 virus

Did you know that most of your Vitamin D is produced by your kidneys? And Vitamin D is actually a hormone? This is why kidney problems can affect bone health. Vitamin D is an immuno-modulator. It...

 
 By Randy Olson    BBE    July 23, 2020

School update for B-B-E

Below are firsthand comments by the newspaper publisher, posted on Wednesday, July 22. Because the situation is "in flux" - nothing is official at this point, but the information is worth reading and...

 
 By Randy Olson    News    July 23, 2020

(VIDEO) Worship at Norway Lake Lutheran parish

Here's video for worship at Norway Lake Lutheran parish in rural New London for Sunday, July 26, 2020. Recorded at East Norway Lake Lutheran church. We hope you are all enjoying your...

 
 By Randy Olson    Sports    July 23, 2020

Elrosa Saints amateur baseball wins league crown

The Elrosa Saints amateur baseball team won the 2020 Stearns County League regular season championship. They finished the regular season with an 8-1 mark in the SCL after defeating visiting Farming...

 
 By Randy Olson    News    July 16, 2020

(VIDEO) Worship service at Norway Lake Lutheran parish on July 19

Here's video featuring worship service for Norway Lake Lutheran parish in rural New London, MN for Sunday, July 19, 2020. A gentle reminder that the mailing address for financial offering is: Norway...

 
 By Randy Olson    News    July 16, 2020

Street sweeping in Brooten

The city of Brooten wants to remind people that the week of July 20 to July 24, city maintenance staff will be doing street sweeping around town. They kindly request that vehicles and anything else...

 
 By Randy Olson    News    July 16, 2020

(VIDEO) Sermon and more at West Lake Johanna

Below is video of the Holy Gospel and Sermon by Pastor Steve Bovendam at West Lake Johanna Lutheran church from Sunday, July 12, 2020....

 
 By Randy Olson    News    July 16, 2020

(VIDEO) Karaoke at the Brooten Pavilion

Here's video featuring Brooten high school Class of 1963 graduate Donovan Tharaldson singing "Tennessee Whiskey" on the karaoke machine at the Brooten Pavilion on Saturday, July 11 during a fundraising event....

 
 By Randy Olson    News    July 9, 2020

(VIDEO) Outdoor worship at Big Grove Lutheran church

For the first time since March 8 of this year, Big Grove Lutheran church held an in-person worship service. The service was held outdoors on Sunday, July 5 on the west side of the church building. In the video below, you can take in some of the...

 
 By Randy Olson    Sports    July 9, 2020

Elrosa shuts down Starbuck

The Elrosa Saints amateur baseball team defeated Starbuck by a 3-0 score on Wednesday, July 8 on the home diamond. Luke VanBeck pitched a complete game. The Saints travel to Spring Hill for a Stearns...

 

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