Kevin Monsebroten, representing TransCanada Corporation, presented a donation of $1,750 to Trails to Treatments. Accepting the check is Stacy Bierman.


Miss Middle River, O’Brien Stromsodt was kept busy drawing names out of the barrel for 150 prizes. Along with raffle prizes, 20 door prizes, 14 guns, and several game winners were also awarded.

Minnesota will be represented by an outstanding group of 4-H’ers at the 2017 National 4-H Conference in Washington, D.C. on March 25-30, 2017.


Kelsey (Filpula) Didrikson was the winning coach of this year’s Minnesota AA Girls’ Basketball State Champion.

Senior Conner Graff puts up a shot in the final game against the Breckenridge Cowboys.

Kaden Monsebroten steals the ball from the opponent and heads down the court on a fast break.


Most of us like to think of ourselves as glasshalf-full types of people. Positive and optimistic and all that. I try to be positive. Except in one key area where I have no choice or voice.

You can listen for the signs of spring from the frogs, Canada geese and the Sandhill Cranes, they are telling us that spring has arrived in Minnesota.

Sweet potatoes can be grown in northern Minnesota gardens with a little preparation and planning ahead.

The Middle River Honker

655 2nd St. North
Middle River, MN 56737-4136
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