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Spin Fishing for Trout with John Eggers - “The Spin Doctor”


Fri, Aug 9th, 2013
Posted in Preston The Great Outdoors

Join us at the National Trout Center on Saturday, August 17 for a free spin fishing workshop with fishing guide & maker of the “Bow Spinner”, John Eggers, also known as “The Spin Doctor”. Eggers has been featured on Dave Carlson’s Sunday morning “Northland Adventures” program, which airs out of Eau Claire, Wisc.

This program will cover spin fishing equipment and tips to perfect your spin fishing skills. Weather permitting, John will also demonstrate these spin fishing techniques stream side.

Meet from 10am - Noon at the National Trout Center, 120 St. Anthony Street S. in Preston, Minn. Registration is preferred but not required. For more information e-mail info@nationaltroutcenter.org or call 507-867-8801.

For a complete summer program schedule visit www.nationaltroutcenter.org. Also visit us on Facebook. The National Trout Center is open Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays from 10am-4pm. The National Trout Center also offers field trips by appointment for individuals, families, and groups to study hydrology, geology, cold water ecology, and trout biology and habitat.

Duane P. Vande Zande

Thu, Aug 8th, 2013
Posted in Preston Obituaries

Duane P. Vande Zande, 80, of Preston, passed away at St. Marys Hospital in Rochester where he had been a patient for 6 days. Duane Pierce Vande Zande was born on August 26, 1932, in rural Preston to Clarence and Ingred (Yaste) Vande Zande. Duane ..... 
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Arlan David “Dave” Olson

Thu, Aug 8th, 2013
Posted in Preston Obituaries

Dave Olson, 65, passed away Wednesday, July 31, 2013 at his home. Dave was born October 29th, 1947, in Austin. Dave was the son of Ella (Magnuson) and Tillman Olson. Dave graduated from Preston-Fountain High School in 1965. Dave entered the Army a ..... 
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Bernis Nagel

Tue, Aug 6th, 2013
Posted in Preston Obituaries

Bernis Nagel, age 91, of rural Preston, Minn., died Saturday evening, August 3, 2013, at the Ostrander Care and Rehab. Bernis was born June 28, 1922, in York Township, Fillmore Co., Minn., the daughter of Elmer and Marie (VanSande) Scheevel. She ..... 
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Ivan C. “Ike” Vande Weerd

Tue, Aug 6th, 2013
Posted in Preston Obituaries

Ivan C. “Ike” Vande Weerd, age 81, of Preston, Minn., died suddenly Friday morning, August 2, 2013, in Chatfield following a courageous battle with cancer. Ike was born November 26, 1931, on the family farm in York Township, Fillmore Co., Minn ..... 
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Richard “Dick” Watson

Tue, Aug 6th, 2013
Posted in Preston Obituaries

Richard Watson, age 85, of Preston, Minn. died Thursday August 1, 2013 at his home. Dick was born April 26, 1928 in Rochester, Minn. to George Watson and Stella (Holt) Watson. He attended school through the 8th grade and was united in marriage to ..... 
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Musana Mission Project to be discussed at Root River Church of the Brethren

Fri, Aug 2nd, 2013
Posted in Preston Faith & Worship

Louise Heusinkveld Henderson will share about a mission group to an orphanage called the Musana Children’s home. Musana is a secure home and school in a self sustaining environment. Meet with Henderson on Sunday, August 11, 2013 at 10-11am at Th ..... 
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Fillmore Central Schools - Mini Grant Program

Fri, Aug 2nd, 2013
Posted in Preston Education

A “mini grant” program has been continued for the 16th straight year by F & M Community Bank in Preston, Minn. First State Bank of Fountain and First Southeast Bank in Harmony, Minn. for the Fillmore Central School District. Grants of up to $5 ..... 
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Fillmore Central Schools - Mini Grant Program

Fri, Aug 2nd, 2013
Posted in Preston Education

A “mini grant” program has been continued for the 16th straight year by F & M Community Bank in Preston, Minn. First State Bank of Fountain and First Southeast Bank in Harmony, Minn. for the Fillmore Central School District. Grants of up to $5 ..... 
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