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“Hot Reads for Cold Nights” at Preston Public Library


Mon, Jan 12th, 2015
Posted in Preston Features

Come in out of the cold and check-out a “Hot” read.

Preston Public Library invites adults to sign up for “Hot Reads for Cold Nights”.

This event begins Monday Jan. 5 and continues through March 14. Readers’ reviews will be posted on the bulletin board in the entryway. Participants may pick something from the library’s gift basket and put their name in for the weekly prize drawing (page-a-day Book Lover’s Calendar) every time they finish a book. Readers who write book reviews and read at least three books will be eligible for the grand prize drawing at the conclusion of the program.

Thursday, April 2, Laura MacKenzie will present an informative presentation on a variety of bellows-blown and mouth-blown bagpipes at 7 p.m.

Storytime for children six and under will be on Wednesdays, January 14 and 28, February 11 and 25, March 11 and 25, April 8 and 22, May 13 and 27 at 10 a.m.

Check the Preston Public Library website or Facebook page for additional activities.

For more information, call 765-4511 or visit www.preston.lib.mn.us. Preston Public Library hours are as follows: Monday 10-5, Tuesday 2-8, Wednesday 10-8, Thursday 2-8, Friday 10-5, and Saturday 10-2.

SEMCAC in Preston receives money from “Swipe Out Hunger”

Mon, Jan 5th, 2015
Posted in Preston Features

Merchants Bank’s “Swipe Out Hunger” Facebook giveaway has concluded with a donation of $136 to Semcac in Preston. Merchants Bank donated 5 cents each time a Merchants Bank credit card or debit card was used between November 28 and Decembe ..... 
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Preston man visits polar bears

Mon, Dec 8th, 2014
Posted in Preston Features

Paul Mathison of Preston, Minn. has enjoyed traveling all over the world, including Russia, Norway, Sweden, Nicaragua, and Denmark, as well as other locations. Recently Mathison embarked on a different kind of journey which took him to the frozen t ..... 
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Aliesha Schlaak, a survivor’s story

Mon, Oct 20th, 2014
Posted in Preston Features

We’ve all heard of people who have battled breast cancer. Some of us may know of a friend, a co-worker or neighbor. Some of us may have a family member who has struggled through chemotherapy, surgery and radiation treatments. But, the reality ..... 
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Local first year medical student received white coat

Mon, Sep 1st, 2014
Posted in Preston Features

In an emotional event marking the beginning of her medical career, Morgan Mensink from Preston, Minn. received her white coat marking the entrance to medical school. In total, 60 first year medical students, in a rite of passage for students enteri ..... 
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Motor in to Preston Service Plus

Mon, Sep 1st, 2014
Posted in Preston Features

Craig Bond and Justin Jones, new owners of Preston Service Plus, located in Preston, Minn., are getting settled into owning and running their business since taking over July 14, 2014. Both men were employees of Preston Service Plus under previou ..... 
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New facility for Preston industry BCM

Mon, Sep 1st, 2014
Posted in Preston Features

As you drive into Preston from the north on Highway 52, you have probably noticed a site being graded at the new North Industrial Park. Soon an 11,500 square foot facility will be erected for the new home of Bluff Country Manufacturing, Inc. (BCM). ..... 
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Milwaukee Road Caboose No. 02095 dedicated to Preston exhibit

By Mitchell Walbridge

Mon, Aug 25th, 2014
Posted in Preston Features

Members of the Preston Historical Society, Bob Storozuk who is the President of the Milwaukee Road Historical Society, Representative Greg Davids and the public gathered at the site of the historic Milwaukee Elevator on August 16 to welcome the addi ..... 
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Good Samaritan Society - Home Care celebrates 20 years of service

By Mitchell Walbridge

Fri, Jul 11th, 2014
Posted in Preston Features

While some retirees venture off to the warm, dryer climates of Arizona and other parts of the south and west for their golden years, many find that they can only feel right at home here in the Midwest, specifically southern Minnesota and northern Io ..... 
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