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Milo Bacon


Mon, May 7th, 2012
Posted in Preston Obituaries

Milo Bacon was born on November 26, 1935, in Preston to Norval and Geneva (Henke) Bacon. They later divorced.

He passed away November 15, 2011, at home in Faribault, Minn. from complications of pneumonia.

He enjoyed riding his bicycle, woodworking, fishing and country Western music.

He is survived by his step-mother Joyce (Aarsvold) Bacon of Northfield, Minn.; step-brothers and step-sisters; one aunt, Lois (Bacon) Sandafeur of Plains, Mt.; and many cousins.

Preceding him in death were his parents and grandparents.

A memorial service will be held for Milo Friday, May 18, 2012, at 11 a.m. at the Fountain Lutheran Cemetery east of Fountain on Cty. Road 8. Reverend Joel Bacon will be officiating.

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Preston’s parts guys

Mon, Apr 30th, 2012
Posted in Preston All

Mark Berry has worked at NAPA Auto Parts in Preston for a total of 13 years, and he has seen some changes over the years. Before working there, he worked at Curt’s Standard. He studied business at Rochester Community and Technical College. “I ..... 
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Have you ever seen a two-headed car?

Mon, Apr 30th, 2012
Posted in Preston All

Back in the 1960s, Vern Knoepke of Preston was working at a body shop when he got the idea to put two cars together. He had two Oldsmobiles, one a 1953 and one a 1952, and he put them together so that both ends are the front of the car, with a steer ..... 
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National Trout Center 2012 programming

Mon, Apr 23rd, 2012
Posted in Preston Business Announcements

The National Trout Center, located in Preston, MN will once again open its doors the first weekend in April, just in time for the 2012 state wide Trout Season Opener on April 14th. National Trout Center (NTC) programs in April include: “Adopt ..... 
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Legacy grant to be pursued

Mon, Apr 23rd, 2012
Posted in Preston Government

Jeff Broberg, a member of the National Trout Center (NTC) board of directors, discussed the possibility of obtaining Legacy grant funding (from the three-eighths Minnesota sales tax) at the Preston City Council’s April 16 meeting. Broberg, Minneso ..... 
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Judge’s decision favors the City of Preston

Mon, Apr 16th, 2012
Posted in Preston All

Judge Jeffrey Thompson, Winona County, had presided at a hearing on November 28, 2011, at the Fillmore County Courthouse concerning the city of Preston’s power of eminent domain to acquire two properties for the Preston-Forestville Recreational Tr ..... 
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Gospel Quartet Group comes to Preston

Mon, Apr 16th, 2012
Posted in Preston Faith & Worship

The name Still Water may be new to some gospel music fans, but the sounds, energy and faces will be very familiar. Founded in 1994, this group of men has brought their unique talents and ministry to folks all across the country. And even though th ..... 
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Preston’s National Trout Center included in MN 2012 Senate Bonding Bill

Mon, Apr 16th, 2012
Posted in Preston Government

Senator Jeremy Miller recently informed National Trout Center (NTC) representatives that the current Minnesota Senate Bonding Bill includes a $1 million item for the center’s permanent home located in Preston, “Minnesota’s Trout Capital.” ..... 
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Preston considers developing street plan

Mon, Apr 9th, 2012
Posted in Preston All

The Preston City Council at their April 2 meeting seemed to be in agreement that there are numerous streets needing repair or reconstruction in the city. City Administrator Joe Hoffman had asked Stantec Consulting Services (formerly Bonestroo) to p ..... 
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