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Robert D. Albrecht


Fri, May 4th, 2001
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Robert D. Albrecht, 72, of rural Mabel, a retired farmer, died May 1, 2001 at his home following a long illness with cancer.

Robert was born Oct. 2, 1928, in Chicago, Illinois to John and Louise (Loss) Albrecht. On Oct. 22, 19, he married Betty Ann Goebbert in Elk Grove, Ill. They lived in Arlington Heights and Marengo,Ill., where they farmed and he also worked for Culligan. In 1977 they moved to the Burr Oak area and continued farming until their retirement in 1991. Mr. Albrecht was a member of Burr Oak Lutheran Church in Burr Oak, Iowa.

Survivors include his wife; a daughter, Linda (Charles) McKee of Marengo; a son, Keith of Rochester; five grandchildren; and two sisters, Bernice Sternola of Boynton Beach, Fla., and Ruth Croft of Melrose Park, Ill. A sister and a brother preceded him in death.

The funeral for Robert D. Albrecht was held May 4, 2001 at the Burr Oak Lutheran Church, with the Rev. Hans Floan officiating. Burial was in the Marengo, Ill., public cemetery. Mengis Funeral Home in Mabel was in charge of arrangements.

The "Art" of friendship

Fri, Apr 27th, 2001
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Monday, April 23, 2001

Commonweal Theater Company offers an outstanding execution of French playwright Ms. Yasmina Reza’s "Art." But don’t let the title fool you. The subject of modern art is a guise for a candid exploration into the meaning of fri ..... 
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Planning Commission

Fri, Apr 27th, 2001
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“It looked like a bluff to me”By John TorgrimsonMonday, April 30, 2001


Curt Walter of Rochester, representing Richland Telecom, ran into a buzz-saw of opposition at Thursday’s Fillmore County Planning Commission meeting.

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Lanesboro City Council

Fri, Apr 27th, 2001
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Council deals with art commission business, creates parking study groupBy John TorgrimsonMonday, April 30, 2001

The Lanesboro Art Center Commission has identified a preferred site to locate the proposed Regional Art Center. The commission vote ..... 
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Five on board; five “seconds”

Fri, Apr 27th, 2001
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Monday, April 30, 2001

For the past three months, the County Board has basically been a four-member board. Former Commissioner Gary Peterson announced his resignation in late January, and he attended few meetings between then and his exit in m ..... 
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Profile in courage

Fri, Apr 27th, 2001
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Chatfield man turns tragedy into art careerBy Mary JergensonMonday, April 30, 2001

Perhaps the best way to appreciate the art work of Harvey Bernard is to get a better understanding of his life. Harvey Bernard is a native o ..... 
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NORSTAD CONSTRUCTION

Fri, Apr 27th, 2001
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New Homes • Remodeling • Additions
Poured Basement Walls • Driveways • Retaining Walls
Agriculture • Horse Barns • Riding Arenas


Fill, Sand, Black Dirt, Landscaping, Lite Excavation


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Our Gift Shop

Fri, Apr 27th, 2001
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Features:
Locally made Amish Quilts, Dolls, Baskets & Furniture
Amish Pantry Spices, Mustards, Bread Mixes & Soups
Beaumont Brothers Pottery
Fall Pumpkins, Apples & Scarecrows
Tapestry Wallhangings
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Welcome to Bluff Country's Finest Family Campground

Fri, Apr 27th, 2001
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SUPERSAW VALLEY CAMPGROUND
Deep in the heart of picturesque Bluff Country, welcome to Supersaw Valley Campground, southeastern Minnesota’s scenic family camping area.

Come discover 185 acres of lush, bountifu ..... 
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