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Mabel Area Food Shelf seeking volunteers and holding training


Mon, Mar 16th, 2015
Posted in Mabel Features

The Mabel Area Food Shelf is seeking volunteers to assist with various tasks. The food shelf is open Thursdays from 5:00 – 8:00 pm, with the exception of the third Thursday of each month. The food shelf is also open the third Saturday of each month from 10:00 am – 12:00 noon. Volunteers are needed to fill these time slots when the food shelf is open as well as assisting with delivery of food to the food shelf on the third Thursday of each month at around 1:00 pm, restocking shelves, cleaning, and various other tasks. If you are interested in volunteering, contact one of the board members listed below, or stop by during open hours to complete an application. The food shelf is located on the second level of the education wing of Mabel First Lutheran Church, 202 South Oak Street, Mabel.

There will be trainings for all current and potential food shelf volunteers on March 24 or April 28. This training will review procedures and will allow time for questions. It will be held at 7:00 pm each night in the library of the Mabel First Lutheran Church.

Current food shelf board members are: Pastor Mary Waudby, Sue Roppe, LeeAnn Howard, Anita Schissel, Louise Kleiboer, Gayle Stortz, Bev Williams and Arlene Austin.
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Mabel to Renew Contract with Richard’s Sanitation in 2016

Mon, Mar 16th, 2015
Posted in Mabel Government

The Mabel City Council met on March 11, 2015 at 7 pm at the Mabel Public Library. All council members were present. Mayor Jim Westby thanked the ladies of the library for the refreshments they provided and for offering to host the city council ..... 
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Standardizing the World

By Stephanie Phillips

Mon, Mar 16th, 2015
Posted in Mabel Journal Student Writing Project

For years schools all over the world have been requiring students to take a standardized test to gauge their knowledge levels. I don’t believe that it should be a requirement for people to take the tests. By using standardized tests, the governm ..... 
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Carole B. Wendlandt

Mon, Mar 16th, 2015
Posted in Mabel Obituaries

Carole B. Wendlandt, age 78, of Mabel, a former elementary school teacher, died Sunday, March 8, 2015 at the Gundersen Hospital in LaCrosse, Wisc. Carole Bertha (Tangen) Wendlandt was born November 16, 1936 in Winneshiek County, the daughter of O ..... 
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Tye J. Eiken

Mon, Mar 16th, 2015
Posted in Mabel Obituaries

Tye J. Eiken, age 51, of Mabel, Minn., died Sunday, March 8 surrounded by his family, at home on the Irish Ridge following a six year battle with melanoma. Tye was born July 15, 1963 in Caledonia, Minn. to Harlan and Jean (Rasmussen) Eiken. He ..... 
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Melva Aske

Mon, Mar 2nd, 2015
Posted in Mabel Obituaries

Melva Aske, age 93 of Mabel, Minn. and formerly of Spring Grove, passed away Fri., Feb. 20, 2015 at Green Lea Manor in Mabel. She was born on Feb. 18, 1922 to Edwin and Susie (Thompson) Sickle, in Lanesboro, Minn. and baptized on April 7, 1922. ..... 
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Journal Writing Project: Camera obscura

By Sara Vettleson-Trutza

Mon, Feb 23rd, 2015
Posted in Mabel Journal Student Writing Project

Camera is latin for room, and obscura is latin for dark.(cameraobscura.co.uk, 2014) Basically it’s where an outside image is projected into a room upside down. It’s actually something very simple and easy to make. You could make one in your ow ..... 
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Hazel Shriven

Mon, Feb 23rd, 2015
Posted in Mabel Obituaries

Hazel Shriven, age 94, of Mabel, Minn., died Tuesday, February 17, 2015 at Green Lea Senior Living in Mabel. Hazel was born April 7, 1920 in Mabel, Minn. to Andrew and Hannah (Arneson). She attended Mabel Elementary and High School, graduating ..... 
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Enrollment numbers up for Mabel-Canton School District

Mon, Feb 23rd, 2015
Posted in Mabel Education

The Mabel-Canton Board of Education met on February 17th, 2014 at 7 pm. All board members were present. The minutes from the January 12th and 28th, 2015 meetings were reviewed and approved. Minnesota School Board Recognition Week is Februa ..... 
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