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Arthur A. Molstein


Fri, Mar 30th, 2001
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Arthur Molstein, 81, of Rushford, a longtime area farmer, died Sunday (March 25, 2001) at Good Shepherd Lutheran Home in Rushford.

Born Aug. 5, 1919, at North Prairie in Fillmore County, he graduated from Lanesboro High School in 1937 and attended St. Olaf College in Northfield, Minn. He farmed for many years until moving into Rushford in 1998. Mr. Molstein was a member of North Prairie Lutheran Church and its choir and the Rochester Male Chorus. He was a director of the Good Shepherd Lutheran Foundation Board and served on the Fillmore County Historical Society Board.

Survivors include a brother, Gilbert of Portland, Ore., and a sister, Mary Ann Hamann of Fountain.

The funeral for Arthur A. Molstein was held Wednesday, March 28, 2001, at North Prairie Lutheran Church in rural Lanesboro with the Rev. Victor Jortack officiating. Burial was in the church cemetery. Hoff Funeral Homes-Cook Rushford Chapel was in charge of arrangements.

Christopher Samuel Giltner

Fri, Mar 30th, 2001
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Christopher Samuel Giltner, 11-year-old son of Gary and Mary (Pratt) Giltner of Harmony, died early Sunday morning (March 25, 2001) at Saint Marys Hospital in Rochester following a seven-year illness.

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Howard O. Eisenman

Fri, Mar 30th, 2001
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Howard Eisenman, 88, of Chatfield, a longtime area farmer, died Monday (March 26, 2001) at Seasons Hospice in Rochester, where he was a patient 12 days.

He was born Dec. 8, 1912, in Spring Valley. On Oct. 16, 1937, he married Beulah Renslow ..... 
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LaCrescent, MN - Apple Capital of Minnesota

Fri, Mar 30th, 2001
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LaCrescent is a growing community with a thriving business district. Located in the southeast corner of Minnesota, LaCrescent has a boundary of the Mississippi River on one side, and the apple orchard covered bluffs on the other. Enjoy our annual App ..... 
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Houston, MN

Fri, Mar 30th, 2001
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The spirit of revitalization rocks as Houston enters a new century poised for progress. Surrounded by bluffs and bordered by the Root River, the area offers an ideal setting for outdoor enthusiasts and a healthy environment in which to live and work. ..... 
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Harmony, MN

Fri, Mar 30th, 2001
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Like many small towns a hundred years ago, Harmony grew up near the railroad and was peopled by immigrants from Norway, Germany and Ireland. Local legend says that the settlers decided to make their community an incorporated "village" and met to choo ..... 
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Fountain, MN

Fri, Mar 30th, 2001
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Fountain, the western gateway to the Root River State Trail, is also the home of the Fillmore County Historical Center. The Historical Center houses a complete museum of antiques, collectibles, and memorabilia from the past, either lent or donated by ..... 
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Chatfield, MN

Fri, Mar 30th, 2001
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Chatfield is one of those places that everyone needs to experience from time to time. Oh sure, there are supermarkets and a few convenience stores in town, like everywhere else, but this place is full of history. The downtown is filled with turn-of-t ..... 
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Canton, MN

Fri, Mar 30th, 2001
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Canton, Minnesota, located along U.S. Highway 52 is the first city in Minnesota along this major north-south route.

Canton was originally founded in 1879 as a stopping point for the railroad. At first its legal name was "Boomer," depicting ho ..... 
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