Health and Wellness Section

October 18, 2018

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Check out the Health and Wellness Section of the paper this week for some interesting and helpful articles.

Hendricks Homecoming

October 18, 2018

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Homecoming was held on Friday, October 12.

For more photos, read this week’s Hendricks Pioneer.

Toronto couple shares their love of horses with Terry Bradshaw

October 18, 2018

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Sandy Madsen, pictured in the black hat, stands next to the quarter horse she sold to NFL player Terry Bradshaw. Jim Madsen is pictured second from left next to Bradshaw at the end. The other women in the picture are friends of the Madsens.

By Violet Nelson
vanelson70@gmail.com

 
Jim and Sandy Madsen from Toronto, South Dakota are acquaintances of Terry Bradshaw, a former quarterback who played professionally in the National Football League (NFL) and went on to become the first quarterback to win three and four Super Bowls.
Last year at the Amateur World Quarter Horse Show in Amarillo, Texas, the Madsens got to know Terry Bradshaw when he purchased a quarter horse from them…

For the full story, read this week’s Hendricks Pioneer.

Hotdogs and firetrucks

October 18, 2018

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Last Thursday evening, Oct. 11, the Hendricks Fire Department hosted an open house at the Hendricks Fire Hall from 6-8 p.m. Folks enjoyed hot dogs and pop, and the little guests were given toy firetrucks and pages to color. Jett Enstad is loving his hot dog at the open house.

For more photos, read this week’s Hendricks Pioneer.

 

Theft at pump house reported

October 18, 2018

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The Hendricks City Council discussed a wide range of topics.

By Violet Nelson
vanelson70@gmail.com

 
At the Oct. 15 meeting of the Hendricks City Council, Sheriff Chad Meester discussed procedures for car removal following a snowstorm.
City Administrator David Blees reported that several items had been stolen from the pump house west of town, including manhole covers, tractor weights and plywood. All of the items are believed to have been sitting outside of the pump house when they were stolen. Sheriff Meester was notified. Blees said that residents should keep their eyes open for suspicious activity in the area.

For the full story, read this week’s Hendricks Pioneer.

Author event at Hendricks Public Library

October 11, 2018

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Paranormal author Chad Lewis visited the Hendricks Public Library Friday night, Oct. 5.

By Violet Nelson
vanelson70@gmail.com

 
Hendricks Public Library hosted an open house Friday night, Oct. 5, introducing paranormal author/lecturer Chad Lewis from Eau Claire, Wisconsin. Lewis presented a program on “Paranormal Minnesota—Tales of Ghosts, UFOs and Mysterious Creatures.”
Chad Lewis has traveled the back roads of the world for over two decades, in search of the strange and unusual…

For the full story, read this week’s Hendricks Pioneer.

Play Hendricks Bingo during Harvestfest October 20

October 11, 2018

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The Lincoln County Museum Complex is comprised of six buildings. This fact just might win you Hendricks Bonus Bucks during Harvest Fest in Hendricks on Saturday, Oct. 20.

By Violet Nelson
vanelson70@gmail.com

 
Bingo is one of the most popular games of chance in the world, according to many slot reviews. The most common way to play the game is for the caller to crank a cage full of numbered and lettered balls, pick a ball out and holler out the letter and number.
During Harvestfest in Hendricks on Saturday, Oct. 20, the Hendricks Business Club has come up with a unique way of playing the game, but it will require a little preparation and a few trips around town. In the 25 squares on the bingo card (one being the free square), you will put your answers to the following Hendricks-related questions in any square you choose. If your answer happens to be wrong, you will not be able to cover that square.

For the full story, read this week’s Hendricks Pioneer.

DNR stocking Hendricks Lake

October 11, 2018

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DNR staff will be stocking 3,000 walleye yearlings and adults into Hendricks Lake. The larger fish will take advantage of current food sources and enhance fishing opportunities.

Over the next few weeks, the MN Department of Natural Resources Ortonville Fisheries staff will be stocking 1,500 pounds (3,000 fish) of walleye yearlings and adults into Hendricks Lake.

For the full story, read this week’s Hendricks Pioneer.

County scheduled Truth and Taxation meeting for December 6

October 11, 2018

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At the Oct. 2 County Board meeting, Dale Sterzinger presented an extensive report covering the many programs run by the Soil and Water Conservation District.

By Shelly Finzen 
lbvjeditor@gmail.com

The Lincoln County Board of Commissioners met Tuesday, Oct. 2 for their regular meeting. Chair Mic VanDeVere was absent; Commissioner Joe Drietz led the meeting in his absence.
Dale Sterzinger of the Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD) presented an extensive report on the various programs run by the SWCD. According to his report on the Wetland Conser­vation Act, the Blazing Star Wind Energy project is in the process of planning the field roads for their towers, which requires a wetland delineation…

For the full story, read this week’s Hendricks Pioneer.

Wanted: A new home

October 11, 2018

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These two horses have become close friends living together in This Ol’ Place Thrift Shop in Hendricks, but the time has come for them to separate and find new homes.

For the full story, read this week’s Hendricks Pioneer.