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A little bit of hope

Posted: Tuesday, Jul 28th, 2015
SUBLETTE, Clean up continues at Woodhaven Lakes following a June 22 tornado that affected about 1,800 of the resort's properties. The evening twister left some parts of the lush, heavily wooded acreage completely untouched but other areas were completely demolished, some literally turned upside-down.
Natalie Martin, recreation director at Woodhaven, said it took a full week before they were able
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Sweet Corn queen candidates keep busy leading up to big day

Posted: Tuesday, Jul 28th, 2015
MENDOTA, The 18 young ladies vying for the 2015 Sweet Corn Festival Crown have recently practiced with WALS 102 FM radio personality "Dog" and Classic Hits 106.1 FM host of "The Sweet Show," "Sweet V." "Dog" and "Sweet V" will be serving as Pageant MCs for this year's Festival Queen Pageant on Friday, Aug. 7.
The MCs will also be
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War veteran Boelk to lead Sweet Corn parade

Posted: Tuesday, Jul 28th, 2015
MENDOTA, The Mendota Area Chamber of Commerce has selected Ralph H. Boelk as Grand Marshal of the 2015 Sweet Corn Festival Parade.
"Ralph Boelk is a very special Mendotan, a very special individual. He served in both WWII and the Korean War and is being honored for his outstanding military service," announced 2015 Chamber President, Clint O'Brien.
"We
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