By Jill Veerkamp, St. Charles Press Editor Richard Pollema’s foray into the pressure-washing business began with an act of charity.  While taking care of a disabled veteran, he refused any payment. “...
By Jill Veerkamp, St. Charles Press Editor On Monday, July 20, the Minnesota American Legion 1st District Vice-Commander Mark Maloney came to St. Charles to swear in Ken Bloom as the new Commander...
By Jill Veerkamp, St. Charles Press Editor Summer is a time for community festivals, yet in the era of COVID-19, most have been canceled or drastically reduced in scope.  Such was the case for Eyota...
By Jill Veerkamp, St. Charles Press Editor At the end of May, the Winona County Fair Board made the extremely difficult decision to cancel the 2020 Winona County Fair.  The fair, which typically...
By Jill Veerkamp, St. Charles Press Editor The coronavirus has had a catastrophic impact on musicians, canceling opportunities to perform.  For the RavensFire Band, which specializes in Irish,...

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By Jill Veerkamp, St. Charles Press Editor Last week, St. Charles celebrated Homecoming 2019.  While the week began with sunny skies, the weather eventually turned for the worse with rainstorms on...
By Jill Veerkamp, St. Charles Press Editor In 2019, Clair Martin retired after 60 years on the Saratoga Cemetery Board.  In his time on the board, he took on the roles of the secretary, treasurer,...
By Jill Veerkamp, St. Charles Press Editor In the entryway of St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church, a collection of notecards hung on a frame, listing reasons why members joined the CDA.  These...
By Jill Veerkamp, St. Charles Press Editor On Saturday, September 21, St. Charles Avenue was closed behind City Hall, allowing one long table to be set up in the middle of the street for the annual...
By Jill Veerkamp, St. Charles Press Editor On Wednesday, September 11, St. Charles celebrated Welcoming Week a few days early with Welcoming on Wednesday in the St. Charles City Hall Park.  The event...
By Jill Veerkamp, St. Charles Press Editor Starting school for the first time can be scary.  The St. Charles School District offers a few programs to help ease the transition for kindergarteners to...
By Dakota Swenson, St. Charles Press It was a very big game for St. Charles last Friday night as they traveled to Lake City to start their season against the Tigers. It was important for the Saints...
By Jill Veerkamp, St. Charles Press Editor Over the past few years, painted rocks have popped up all over St. Charles, often inscribed with positive motivational messages.  The concept of the rocks...
By Jill Veerkamp, St. Charles Press Editor The crown of the Gladiolus Days Queen is not just some shiny headwear.  Instead, it symbolizes the commitment of young women to provide service to their...
By Jill Veerkamp, St. Charles Press Editor Last weekend, the St. Charles community was at its finest.  An army of volunteers, dressed in orange, came together to help out with the American Legion...

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