By Steve Carlson Editor On a warm and sun-shiny Wednesday, July 17th from 4pm until 10pm, Bauer Built, Inc. threw a 75th Anniversary party that was well attended by company employees, business...
12th Annual Blues on the Chippewa set for August 2nd thru 4th in Durand Coming all the way from Florida are Friday night’s headliners CeCe Teneal & the Soul Kamotion. They’ve been captivating...
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
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

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The Pepin/Alma dance team has earned a trip to state following the regional competition this past weekend. Submitted photo
The Eagles Dance Team competed this past weekend, placing fourth at the Western Regional Dance Competition held in New Richmond. Fourteen D5 teams competed, with the top six teams moving on to...
E-PC’s Ellie Funk looks for an open teammate during Friday’s match-up between the Wolves and the Durand Panthers. Laura Berndt photo
By Laura Berndt The Elmwood/Plum City (E-PC) girls’ basketball team played one game on the road, and one game at home last week. The Wolves traveled to Mondovi first on Tuesday, January 24, where...
Ben Glaus shoots for the Wolves last Monday evening at Plum City High School. Laura Berndt photo
By Laura Berndt The Elmwood/Plum City (E-PC) Wolves earned one win, and recorded one loss, this past week. The Wolves played Eau Claire Immanuel Lutheran on Monday, January 23, at Plum City High...
Construction Install Services, Inc. is now located at 100 West Main Street, in Durand. Laura Berndt photo
By Laura Berndt Construction Install Services (C.I.S.), Inc. recently moved into their new location at 100 West Main Street in Durand. The business offers national end-to-end construction services...
Emily Rybarczyk approaches the basket during a game earlier this season. Heidi Stewart photo
By Laura Berndt The Alma-Pepin (A-P) girls’ basketball team played against Alma Center Lincoln last Thursday, January 19, at Lincoln High School. That night, the Eagles were down by just two...
Eva Schloss, a survivor of the Holocaust and the stepsister of Anne Frank, visited Durand on January 9.  Cheri Weiss, Bernice Traun, Tami Weiss, Eva Schloss, Doris Weiss, and Shirley Boigenzahn pose for a photo in Durand. Laura Berndt photo
By Laura Berndt Eva Schloss, age 87, has traveled the world, and told her story countless times. On Monday, January 9, Schloss traveled to Durand, and shared her story with a small group in Durand...
Pierce Pepin’s vice president of member and administrative services Chris Tackmann (right) presents Dave Klein (left) the Pierce Pepin Cooperative Services’ Live Better Community Service Award. Klein received the Award in recognition of his volunteer work within the Pepin County community. Submitted photo
By Laura Berndt Dave Klein enjoys giving back to his community and, recently, he was named the winner of the Pierce Pepin Cooperative Services’ Live Better Community Service Award. Klein received...
Ben Mueller shoots for the Eagles. Heidi Stewart photo
By Laura Berndt Last week, the Alma-Pepin (A-P) Eagles earned another two wins. Following the games, the Eagles were 9-1 overall. First, the Eagles took on Melrose-Mindoro at Alma High School. The...
Durand’s Reice Prissel is on defense during Friday’s game against the Boyceville Bulldogs. Laura Berndt photo
By Laura Berndt The Durand girls’ basketball team dominated the Boyceville Bulldogs during a Friday January 13 match-up at Durand High School. During the game, the Panthers jumped to an early lead...
Members of the Durand royalty used their winnings from the Dazzle Day Christmas Tree Decorating Contest to help the Pepin County Humane Society. Above, from left to right, are Marley Brommer, Brock DeGroot, and Madelyn Fregine. Submitted photo
By Laura Berndt This holiday season, three young members of the Durand royalty decided to embrace the spirit of the season and make a difference for animals at the Pepin County Humane Society....

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