The Durand Smokehouse recently earned two awards at the American Cured Meat Championships in Lexington, Kentucky. Above, from left to right in the front row, are Matt Juliet, Cabrina Grundseth, Mitch Auld, and Kay Sievwright. In the second row are Roy Elsenpeter, Ronda Elsenpeter, and Brenda Jiskra. Laura Berndt photo
By Laura Berndt The Durand Smokehouse recently attended the American Cured Meat Championships in Lexington, Kentucky. Although they were up against many strong competitors, the local business...
The Durand Smokehouse recently earned two awards at the American Cured Meat Championships in Lexington, Kentucky. Above, from left to right in the front row, are Matt Juliet, Cabrina Grundseth, Mitch Auld, and Kay Sievwright. In the second row are Roy Elsenpeter, Ronda Elsenpeter, and Brenda Jiskra. Laura Berndt photo
The Mark Cameron Band performs during the 2016 Blues on the Chippewa event, held in Durand’s Memorial Park. Laura Berndt file photo
By Laura Berndt Each year, Blues fans and community members pay a visit to Durand’s Memorial Park for the annual Blues on the Chippewa music festival. This year marks the tenth year of the event....
The Mark Cameron Band performs during the 2016 Blues on the Chippewa event, held in Durand’s Memorial Park. Laura Berndt file photo
Emergency personnel, and staff members from Pepin Health and Rehab, work together to evacuate “residents” from the facility during a training exercise held last Wednesday evening. Laura Berndt photo
By Laura Berndt Last Wednesday, July 12, staff at Pepin Health and Rehab, with assistance from several area agencies, held an emergency evacuation drill. During the mock incident, people portraying...
Emergency personnel, and staff members from Pepin Health and Rehab, work together to evacuate “residents” from the facility during a training exercise held last Wednesday evening. Laura Berndt photo
Drew Seifert, of the Chippewa 4-H Club, participates in last year’s Livestock Show at the Pepin County Fair. The 140th Pepin County Fair is scheduled for Friday, July 21, through Sunday, July 23. Laura Berndt file photo
By Laura Berndt The 2017 Pepin County Fair starts next Friday, July 21, and there’s something for everyone to enjoy at this year’s Fair. The Fair runs July 21 through July 23. Fair Association Chair...
Drew Seifert, of the Chippewa 4-H Club, participates in last year’s Livestock Show at the Pepin County Fair. The 140th Pepin County Fair is scheduled for Friday, July 21, through Sunday, July 23. Laura Berndt file photo
Youth watch the 2016 Duck Race during last year’s Arkansaw Creek Park Days. This year, Arkansaw Creek Park Days is July 7 and 8.  Laura Berndt file photo
By Laura Berndt Arkansaw Fur, Fish & Game will host the 39th annual Arkansaw Creek Park Days on Friday, July 7, and Saturday, July 8. The fun begins on Friday, with food in the Community Center,...
Youth watch the 2016 Duck Race during last year’s Arkansaw Creek Park Days. This year, Arkansaw Creek Park Days is July 7 and 8.  Laura Berndt file photo
The Durand Smokehouse recently earned two awards at the American Cured Meat Championships in Lexington, Kentucky. Above, from left to right in the front row, are Matt Juliet, Cabrina Grundseth, Mitch Auld, and Kay Sievwright. In the second row are Roy Elsenpeter, Ronda Elsenpeter, and Brenda Jiskra. Laura Berndt photo
The Mark Cameron Band performs during the 2016 Blues on the Chippewa event, held in Durand’s Memorial Park. Laura Berndt file photo
Emergency personnel, and staff members from Pepin Health and Rehab, work together to evacuate “residents” from the facility during a training exercise held last Wednesday evening. Laura Berndt photo
Drew Seifert, of the Chippewa 4-H Club, participates in last year’s Livestock Show at the Pepin County Fair. The 140th Pepin County Fair is scheduled for Friday, July 21, through Sunday, July 23. Laura Berndt file photo
Youth watch the 2016 Duck Race during last year’s Arkansaw Creek Park Days. This year, Arkansaw Creek Park Days is July 7 and 8.  Laura Berndt file photo

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Darlene Ducile Jahnke (94) of Pepin, WI died Sunday, March 17, 2019 at Advent Health in Durand, WI. She was born May 27, 1924 in Plum City, WI; daughter of Ernest and Helen (Ingli) Kosok. She...
Patricia Valentine Breitung (86) of Pepin, WI died Saturday, March 16, 2019 at The Season’s in Plum City, WI. She was born February 14, 1933 in Plum City; daughter of Donald and Gladys (Smith)...
Heidi J. Passe, age 68 of Durand died Monday, March 11, 2019 at Mayo Clinic Health Systems-Eau Claire with her family by her side. Heidi was born on December 25, 1950 in Nora, IL. She was the...
After his second bout with cancer, our beloved father lost his courageous battle on March 9, 2019. Ron was born in Eldorado, IL, July 21, 1940. He was a proud veteran who served in the United...
Cheryl M. Andre, 74, of Eau Claire, died on Sunday, March 3, 2019 at Dove Healthcare West in Eau Claire. Cheryl was born in Durand, WI on October 6, 1944, the third child out of ten, to parents...
Kathleen M. LaPorte, age 75 of Durand, died Monday, March 11, 2019 at Advent Health in Durand with her family by her side. Kathy was born on December 31, 1943 in Arkansaw. She was the daughter of...
Dennis James Myers (63) of Cottage Grove, MN died Monday, March 4, 2019. He was born September 4, 1955 in Key West, FL; son of Donald and Arlene (Pollard) Myers. He graduated from Arkansaw High...
Dennis Myers (63) of Cottage Grove, MN died Monday, March 4, 2019 at New Brighton Villa Center in New Brighton, MN. Arrangements are pending at Goodrich Funeral Home in Durand,WI. Full obituary in...
Verta Lurene Smith (93) of Durand, WI died Monday, March 4, 2019 at Advent Health in Durand, WI. She was born January 6, 1926 in Maxville Prairie, Buffalo County, WI; daughter of Louis and Effie (...
Margie Ann Bollinger Margie Ann Bollinger, age 80, of Gilmanton, passed away on Monday, March 4, 2019 at Dove Healthcare, West in Eau Claire. She was born on August 31, 1938 in the Lima area,...

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