* July 11th Barb Olson Benefit @ Middle River American Legion 4:00pm
Kutler Klasen waits patiently for his turn to ride in his first horse show. He is the 2 year old son of Kevin and Justyn Klasen. See more photos from the North Country Horsemen Club’s first show of the season on page 8.
The Lady’s Slipper, specifically the Showy Lady's Slipper, is Minnesota's state flower and right now is “showing” herself all over the ditches just outside of Middle River.
City Maintenance director Aaron Erickson is pictured with the summer employees, Brooklyn Melcher and Jake Knutsen. Both are students at MCC, Brooklyn will be a junior, and Jake will be a senior. Jake is also the summer recreation assistant baseball coach. Aaron is pleased with these young workers saying, “they are darn good workers!”
The Middle River Small Fries, along with assistant coach, Jake Knutson, and head coach, Hunter Gullikson, give their opponents a “wave” after the game.