Kay  and Tim Rolf (pictured right) along with their children (l-r) Brittney, Ashley and Derik were named Polk County Farm Family of the Year by the University of Minnesota. The family farms north of McIntosh.
The Tim and Kay Rolf family of McIntosh has been named Polk County’s “2020 Farm Family of the Year” by the University of Minnesota. Tim’s parents, Truman and Agnes, took over the dairy farm from Truman’s parents in 1950. The couple grew the dairy to 65 cows.  Tim and his brother, Dave, purchased...
Lifelong McIntosh community member, Lloyd Schleicher will turn 100 years old on July 15th.
Written by Carole (Schleicher) Ekstrom, Lloyd's oldest daughter Lloyd Schleicher, aka my Dad, was born July 15, 1920 on the Schleicher farm in Lessor township.   His parents were Arthur and Elsie Schleicher, and he had two brothers, an older one named Roy, and a younger one, Gordon.  He was...
McIntosh Senior Living residents enjoyed music and entertainment by Pastor Karl Anderson outside of the residence on a bright, sunny day, while practicing their social distancing.
McIntosh Senior Living has some exciting news. MSL is are now being allowed by the department of health to allow outdoor visits!! If you are interested in setting up an outdoor visit with your loved one.  Please call MSL at (218)563-2715, the outdoor visits can be scheduled from 9:00 am -3:30 pm...
Main street reopens.
Last week the community of McIntosh was re-opened for business.  Little Bobby's Bar & Grill opened with patio seating and an updated outdoor bar area. Little Bobby's will offer live music each weekend again and it is worth a trip to check out the updated interior and hear some great music while...
Hardworking and dedicated owners of Oof-da Tacos, Donna and Greg Parenteau.
Oof-da Tacos Is your head getting dizzy from going back and forth between McIntosh and Fosston? Let’s stir the pot. The business this time has a storefront that changes weekly. Sometimes even daily. Ever heard of a “Pop-up Shop? It is a term heard often now, for businesses that bring their products...
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Win-E-Mac Seniors will not be having a traditional graduation ceremony this year. In an effort to make the graduating class have a memorable experience we are asking for the Win-E-Mac community members to show your support for the 2020 senior graduating class. We are...
The McIntosh Memorial Day Service will be held on-line this year because of the Covid-19 pandemic.  The Memorial Day program will be on Garden Valley Channel 30 at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, May 25, 2020.  It will also be on Facebook under McIntosh Friends of Veterans and also on YouTube. Veteran Ben...
McIntosh Senior Living has received donated cloth masks sewn by community members, including Jenny Roy, Lois Boehrnsen, Vicki Strom, and Connie Strom.
Many community members have been busy during the quarantine, making good use of their time by making homemade masks for local medical facilities, assisted livings, and nursing homes along with many other businesses. The crew donates time and, in most cases, materials to the making of these masks...
The McIntosh Fire Department along with other Polk County Emergency Services are ready to help community members with emergency needs. Please remember to tell dispatch if you have flu-like symptoms when calling 911.
As our communities around the globe battle the spread of COVID-19, on the front lines of the fight are our emergency responders, the Polk County Sheriff's Department, McIntosh Fire & Rescue and the Winger Fire Department. The most important piece of information to help our emergency services is...
King Town Insurance in McIntosh displays a door full of hearts amidst their COVID-19 office closure sign, keeping the community together though we are apart.
As our communities are forced to stay home from work and school during the COVID-19 pandemic, there are ways to still connect with your neighbors, friends and family. Social media trends are hearts and teddy bears showing in windows across the globe. The #aworldofhearts is a trend where homes and...


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