Monthly Archives: December 2000

Christmas program celebrates holiday season

Elementary school Christmas pageants are always a highlight of the holiday season. Students at Holy Trinity Catholic School in Pierz presented their annual Christmas program to a receptive audience on December 21. Pictured are the combined pre-kindergarten and kindergarten classes … Continue reading

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Keeping up with those New Year’s Resolutions

Over the next few days, millions of Americans will again venture down a well-traveled path lined with promises, ambitious goals and often hastily conceived New Year’s resolutions.It’s a road covered with lofty expectations to exercise more, lose weight, stop smoking, … Continue reading

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Hole in the Day Players announce auditions

Get set for murder as the Hole in the Day Players present “Murder at the Howard Johnson’s” on March 1, 2 and 3 at Jason’s Supper Club in Little Falls. This side splitting comedy/mystery involves a rather unappealing and not … Continue reading

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Pierz author’s political adventure novel hits Internet

Ron Fyten of Pierz admits, with a sheepish schoolboy grin, that he wasn’t the best student at old Memorial High School. Still, the 1960 graduate enjoyed history, literature and read a lot. Today he is a published author with a … Continue reading

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Couple fills retirement with volunteering

The opportunity for residents to attend Protestant services at St. Otto’s Care Center is possible, thanks to a retired minister who, his wife says, “never stops.” Offering the services every Sunday is Reverend Melvin Lundeen. He is aided by his … Continue reading

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Exchange students make the most of new challenge

With half their journey now complete, a group of these brave young adults recently gathered together to reflect on some of their experiences and to share some of their aspirations for their remaining six months in America. Their communication skills … Continue reading

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Exchange students make the most of new challenge

They arrived in the community nearly six months ago—exchange students from countries all over the world—ready to be immersed in American culture and tackle a very different way of life.

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Leadership Lindyland begins with 12 participants

“Leadership Lindyland has been in the works for a while now,” said Elaine Westerdahl Delaney, Executive Director for the Little Falls Chamber of Commerce. “Our board of directors had indicated this as a primary area of importance, and from that … Continue reading

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Leadership Lindyland begins with 12 participants

There’s the 12 Days of Christmas, and then there’s the 12 Leadership Lindyland participants. Maybe it doesn’t rhyme as well, but it’s an even dozen of really talented individuals who have made a commitment to themselves and the community by … Continue reading

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January’s Employee of the Month announced by Chamber

The Little Falls Area Chamber of Commerce recently selected its January Employee of the Month. Janet Simonson is being honored this month for her seven years of dedicated service to St. Gabriel’s Hospital where she is employed as a switchboard … Continue reading

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