McIntosh Times

Lindsie Defrang and her infant daughter, Jovie have spent all 7 months of Jovie's life in the hospital.
Late last December, as Lindsie Defrang, a 2015 Win-E-Mac graduate, prepared for the birth of her baby, she was given some concerning news. Her unborn child had a good chance of needing open heart surgery after delivery. Lindsies’ unborn baby had a condition called AV Canal defect with left...
Ava Frisk (6")
Though the morning's weather made more than a few question if McIntosh Tractor Day would go as scheduled. The rain stopped and the parade, kiddie pull and tractor pull were a great success. This year 2 members of the Polar Beach Snowmobile Club,  who hosts the Kiddie Pull each year, Josh Bartz and...
Music, traditional arts and crafts, children’s activities, food and more will all be included in the 2017 East Polk Heritage Day held on September 9 in Fosston. The festivities begin on Saturday morning at 9:00 AM at the Heritage Center Grounds. A full day of activities will feature something for...
Natalia Dahl, 32, from Winger, mother of six children was diagnosed with Stage 3 Ovarian Cancer in July 2013. She endured a long surgery and 6 rounds of chemo at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN. In October 2014, because of the mutation gene BRCA1 (ovarian and cancer gene), she elected to have double...
Pictured (l-r): Kathleen Johnson, Mike Olson, Llyod Schleicher, Jack Bailey, Everett Myhrum, Tim Anderson " Bunny" Ellen Burslie, Norma Hanson, and Ruth Bartz.
On August 14th the crew at Poplar Meadows Senior Living headed over to Union Lake, and enjoyed a great pontoon ride and fun with "Bunny". Poplar Meadows Senior Living would like to thank Tim Anderson " Bunny" for allowing us to come out and enjoy the day on the pontoon and at his home. Also we want...
Stephanie, Ava and Addie Frisk were enjoying some fresh sweet corn during the McIntosh Community Club Corn for Kids event last Thursday, when out of nowhere, they were photo-bombed!
Roholt Park was a busy place last Thursday as many community members came out to enjoy some fresh sweet corn and help support the McIntosh Community Club's kids events that are held throughout the year. 
In 1952, Rosetta Thompson's health began to fail and her son, Harald, a student at Concordia College in Moorhead, returned home to help manage the business. He became acquainted with Adella Sylvester, a teacher of third grade in the McIntosh School, who was boarding at the house of Clara Vaatveit....
The McIntosh Country Store moved to the hardware store location, and re-branded as Hardware Hank in the summer of 2015. Friday, August 4th was a difficult day in the town as store patrons and community members watched the doors close on the hardware store.
Last Friday, August 4, 2017 marked the end of an era in McIntosh. Saturday morning as the city went about its business, there was no longer a hardware store business in town. After combining the McIntosh Country Store with the McIntosh Hardware Store in 2015, Lee and DeeDee Narum had a difficult...
Lloyd Schleicher and Clifford Bartz each celebrated birthdays on July 15th at the McIntosh Heritage and Arts Center Heritage Homestead event at the Curt Bartz farm where there was a hearty breakfast served to all, and birthday cake too!
There were 95 and 97 reasons to celebrate at the McIntosh Heritage Homestead brunch last Saturday, July 15th. The brunch was held at the farmstead of Curt and Judy Bartz where, along with a hearty breakfast, there was birthday cake to celebrate the birthdays of Clifford Bartz, who turned 95 years...
Ellen Burslie with her birthday cake honoring her 89th year.
They came from as far away as Korea and Dubai to celebrate the 4th of July weekend and the 89th birthday of Ellen Burslie in McIntosh.  Dan and Mary Schow hosted the long weekend at their beautiful lake home; the farmstead of Joe & Edella Hedman. Chris Burslie and his new bride, Cherry (Chase...


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