Thumbs up to State Line Co-op on the open house of its new, state-of-the-art feed and pellet mill in Halfa Monday. It's great to see such an investment in our area. It's something that will help ag producers for many, many years to come plus it will be a boon to the general economy.
Thumb's up to Don Schiltz and Michelle McCoy for their years of service to the Estherville Lincoln Central Board of Education. Both Schiltz and McCoy had their last meeting Monday. If you see them, thank them for their years of service - and for no pay.
Thumbs's up to Jensen Stores Furniture and Carpet for being in business for 90 years. We are indeed lucky to have such a fine, established business in Estherville. It shows the strength of our local economy for a business to be here that long.
Thumbs up to Tessa Bernholtz on her new position as a stylist at Fifth Street Salon. Stop in and say hi and offer her congratulations.
Thumbs up to the North Union Warriors on a great homecoming week. In just the second year of whole-grade sharing, the students already have a great school spirit that's infectious to the entire community.
Thumbs up to the Emmet County Conservation Foundation on Pioneer Days 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. today at the Peterson Point historic farmstead. If you haven't been out to Pioneer Days yet, now's the time to do it.
Thumbs up to the Excel! Estherville Arts & Culture Committee on the fifth annual Gospel on the Square 3-7 p.m. in Library Square in Estherville.
Thumbs up to the Black Knights Car Club on its airport drags starting at 10 a.m. Sunday at the Spencer Airport. Proceeds go to a lot of worthy causes in our area.