McIntosh Times

Steve Faldet has some fun out in the snow on the snow-cycle that he and Larry Hedlund put together last winter.
Found in a lot of motorcycle parts that Steve Faldet and Larry Hedlund bought a while back was a kit from the late 1960’s to make a snow-cycle named The Shrew. Originally manufactured by Nepelo, Inc. the duo found the makings of the kit and decided to put it together.  Using a Honda motorcycle that...
Pictured are: (front l-r): City Clerk, Melissa Finseth, Councilmember, Anne Lian; (back l-r): New Councilmember, Nathan Frisk, Mayor, Toby Strom, Councilmember, Steve Urness, and new Councilmember, Kevin Subbert.
The 2017 McIntosh City Council met on Thursday, January 12, 2017. Two new members joined the Council this year. 
People standing left to right - Arlene Eggers, Kathy Finstad, Ilene Reierson, Deb Winjum, Betty Tangen,, Lois Boehrnsen, Connie Strom, Val Brekke. Sitting are Ruth Bartz, Oralee Bailey, and Ellen Burslie.
In the photo the 3 people sitting are charter members of the Win-E-Mac Quilters Guild and are living at Poplar Meadows Assisted Living were we had our December 15, 2016 meeting in their Pop Corn Room at 10:00 AM.  After we adjourned the meeting we had a delicious potluck lunch. Our next get...
The students selected for the second quarter are:  Front Row (L to R) Breanna Carroll, Tyra Wilson, Alina Basargin.  Back Row (L to R) Mackenzie Fuller, Elly Lindberg, Hannah Smeby, Cole Shaver.  Congratulations!
On Tuesday, January 10, 2017, the Win-E-Mac Student Achievement Committee hosted the Students of the Quarter Breakfast for Second Quarter at Win-E-Mac School in the FACS room.  The Students were selected by various departments in the secondary school for overall performance and leadership in the...
The VEX Robotic Tournament Runner-up’s were Noah Klinkhammer, Alec Kiecker, Emelian Kaya and Noah Bergman a Win-E-Mac Team last Saturday as Win-E-Mac hosted it’s first robotics tournament in the new Arts & Event Center.
Over 100 students from schools around the region competed with their teams in the VEX Competition, held last Saturday at Win-E-Mac School,  teams of students were tasked with designing and building a robot to play against other teams in a game-based engineering challenge. Classroom STEM concepts...
Kim Bjerke with her granddaughter, Shea. A benefit will be held this Saturday, January 7th for Kim at The Club Bar & Grill.
Many of you know Kim. She is a hardworking, kind and loving person. She is community oriented and a great friend to many in the area.. On November, 28, 2016, Kim went into surgery for a brain aneurysm, it was bigger than expected, yet they were able to remove it successfully. During her recovery,...
The children performing are (not in order): Ella Moen, Aurimy Olson, Keira Morinville, Gunnar Halverson, Hayz Hanson, Marin Peterson, Tyler Parsley, Peyton O'Neill, Emma Hendrickson, Hunter Dudycha, Maverick Nelson, Parker Klasen, Avery Nelson, Keanna Landrus, Taylor Moen, Landon Klasen, Hannah Dudycha, Jackson Morinville, Natalee Hendrickson, Jett Hanson, Owen O'Neill, Jacob Lee, Aubrey Halverson, Easton Morinville, Jaylee Parsley, Ellie Halverson, Lola Hendrickson, Trevor Lee, and Keaton Eggerud.
The Sunday School children at Zion Lutheran Church presented their Christmas play titled, "The Missing Magi." The program was held on December 18th. 
The staff at Win-E-Mac School celebrated the last day before Christmas Vacation with an Ugly Sweater Day.
Diane Boucher, her husband Dennis and Jan Galland welcomed visitors to King Town Insurance during the Christmas Open House. There were many goodies on hand including homemade lefse.
There were a lot of visitors to McIntosh on Friday, December 16th as three businesses celebrated Christmas with Open Houses. There were goodies galore and lots of visiting happening at King Town Farmers Mutual Insurance, First National Bank, and Neil’s Quality Meats & More.  
Madison McKeever, who is a freshman player for the NCAA Division 1 Coyotes, plays tough and averages about 27 minutes a game.
By Mick Garry,  Argus Leader Photo credit:  Bernice McKeever Dawn Plitzuweit had just preached to her players the importance of taking a charge at one of the team’s first practices when Madison McKeever, a 5-foot-8 freshman who would be the team’s tailback if they were playing football instead of...


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