By Jill Veerkamp, St. Charles Press Editor There are numerous cemeteries in the St. Charles area and every year prior to Memorial Day, the St. Charles American Legion takes on the daunting task of...
By Jill Veerkamp, St. Charles Press Editor On the morning of Saturday, May 16, members of the Hillside Cemetery Association scoured the cemetery’s grounds to pick up trash, identify gravestones that...
By Jill Veerkamp, St. Charles Press Editor With students now learning at a distance, Church Avenue in front of the St. Charles Elementary School has been a quiet, residential street.  That changed...
By Jill Veerkamp, St. Charles Press Editor Prom is a special moment for high school students.  Yet due the coronavirus, the event has been canceled in schools across the country.  With no prom at...
By Jill Veerkamp, St. Charles Press Editor The coronavirus pandemic has brought a lot of uncertainty, impacting even the St. Charles area Amish community.  With the many state-mandated business...

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By Jill Veerkamp, St. Charles Press Editor In 1949, a massive pageant was held in the Whitewater State Park meadow (then the golf course) to celebrate Minnesota’s centennial anniversary as a...
By Jill Veerkamp, St. Charles Press Editor A trip out to the Winona County Fairgrounds last week was a trip back in time, as the Winona County Historical Society held its Pioneer School in the little...
By Jill Veerkamp, St. Charles Press Editor Almost a year to the day after the Eyota Volunteer Fire Department held a groundbreaking ceremony for the renovation and expansion of its fire hall, a...
By Jill Veerkamp, St. Charles Press Editor Happy Birthday Whitewater State Park! Since January, Whitewater has been celebrating its centennial with special programs that highlight everything the park...
By Jill Veerkamp, St. Charles Press Editor On July 4, St. Charles celebrated Independence Day with a spectacular fireworks show.  The family of Margaret Martinson was also in town for a celebration...
By Jill Veerkamp, St. Charles Press Editor Lowell Jabs has been involved with the Winona County Fair for 20 years.  The old scale in the large judging area had been there even longer.  With the scale...
By Jill Veerkamp, St. Charles Press Editor Four years ago, St. Matthew Community Preschool purchased a bus to help transport students to and from classes.  The bus has more than earned its keep over...
By Jill Veerkamp, St. Charles Press Editor The name may sound slightly silly, but pickleball is sport that is rapidly growing in popularity, particularly among the older generations.  Until recently...
By Jill Veerkamp, St. Charles Press Editor Before Al Timm passed away in January, Rick Vincent of Dice Brothers Racing told him that he planned to hold a motorcycle racing event in his honor. “He...
By Jill Veerkamp, St. Charles Press Editor After a beautiful Saturday and Sunday, rainy weather moved into St. Charles just in time for Memorial Day.  Starting with sprinkles, and later advancing...

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