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Win-E-Mac had a record number of Robotics teams this year, and they hosted a Robotics Tournament at Win-E-Mac on Friday, January 4th. Schools from around the area came to compete on the road to the State tournament held in St. Cloud in February.
01/22/2019
Win-E-Mac had a record number of Robotics teams this year, and they hosted a Robotics Tournament at Win-E-Mac on Friday, January 4th. Schools from around the area came to compete on the road to the State tournament held in St. Cloud in February.
01/22/2019
 The McIntosh Blood Drive will be held on Wednesday, January 30, 2019 at the Community Center in McIntosh.  The McIntosh Friends of Veterans is sponsoring this annual event. There will be three people that will call people on the list that is received from the Fargo Blood Center. More information...
Back Row: Jen Garding Reierson, Louise Baumgartner, Kathy Finstad, Connie Strom, Ilene Reierson, Stephanie Frisk; Second row: Judy Tadman, DeeDee Narum, Denise Disrud, Lois Boehrnsen, Sue Vennes, Carolyn Schmitz; Front Row: Dianne Christopherson,  Holly Klawitter, Val Brekke, and Mary Schmidt.
01/15/2019
Ladies from Litchfield, Crookston, McIntosh, Fosston and Erskine worked hard last Saturday to make our area's deserving Veterans Quilts of Valor. Many QOV quilt tops were completed or almost completed that day with many quilts made with new patterns. Of the group 3 were first timers and they are...
Pictured are community members, (l-r) Wayne Strom, Lance Erickson, Ron Roed, and Rick Von Alman.
01/08/2019
Whether you are a novice or an old pro, if you enjoy playing pinochle and are looking for a way to beat the winter blues, you are welcome to join the fun at Poplar Meadows! A group meets Monday mornings at 9:30 am and Thursday evenings at 6:30 pm. All members of the community, young and old, are...
Retired Polk County Sheriff, Barb Erdman (center) with the new Polk County Sheriff, Jim Tadman (left) and his Chief Deputy Michael Norland (right) during a retirement celebration for Barb held at the Sheriff's Office Community Room last Friday.
01/08/2019
The Polk County Sheriff’s Office is pleased to announce that Jim Tadman was sworn in January 2, 2019 as the new Sheriff of Polk County.  Jim was elected to be the Sheriff in November 2018, and he previously served the Polk County Sheriff Department as Chief Deputy under Retiring Sheriff Barb Erdman...
Wes and Val Brekke have an amazing Christmas display which was 1 of 3 of the winners in the McIntosh Community Club's Christmas Decorating Contest.
01/02/2019
This year's McIntosh Community Club Christmas Decorating Contest had three winners.
On December 11, 2018 Retiring Sheriff Barb Erdman received a service award from the Minnesota Sheriff’s Association for her 31 years of service to Polk County. Barb’s last day with the Polk County Sheriff's Office will be January 2, 2019.
01/02/2019
Polk County Sheriff Barb Erdman will retire from the helm of the Sheriff's Department after serving the residents of Polk County for 31 years.  There will be a celebration of Barb's retirement held on Friday, January 4th from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm at the Polk County Sheriff's Office Community Room,...
Santa with the Winger Lions.
12/11/2018
The Winger Lion's hosted their annual Breakfast With Santa last Saturday, December 8th. Each year the club welcomes Santa to Winger as well as local  families with a pancake breakfast before a visit with Santa.
Sheree Breckel.
12/11/2018
After 27 years, Sheree Breckel will celebrate her retirement from First National Bank in McIntosh. Sheree and her husband, Mike moved to McIntosh from Barney, North Dakota in 1989 for a job Mike had taken at the Tri-Coop Association (Rosebud) in Fosston. Sheree first started working for Dick Holen...
David Hagen of McIntosh received his Quilt of Valor.
12/04/2018
East Polk County Quilts of Valor was able to present David Hagen of McIntosh with a Quilt of Valor in a home presentation with his family by his side. Pictured is David and his wife Judy.  He was presented his quilt on November 18, 2018.  David volunteered for the draft in February 1957. The...

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