Reagan Grace Herzog, daughter of Samuel and Briana Herzog, was born May 10, 2019; She weighed 7 pounds, 7 ounces and was 19.5 inches long. Grandparents are Patrick and Amy Herzog of Fergus Falls, and Dean and Jackie Schmidt of Fargo. Great Grandparents: Mark and Barb Schurmann Fergus Falls, Harriet Schmidt Mayville, North Dakota, and […]

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Emma Rose Peasley was born on February 27, 2018, at 8 pounds, 2.5 ounces. Proud parents are Ben and Sara Peasley.

Gordan Tomhave celebrated his 85th birthday on August 23.

Margaret Robert celebrated her 90th birthday on Christmas Eve in Scottsdale, Arizona. She was a longtime resident of Fergus Falls before moving to Scottsdale.

Lucas Taylor Hahn was born to Roger and Stacie Hahn on Jan. 5, 2017. He weighed 8 pounds, 7 ounces at birth and measured 19 inches long. Grandparents are Jeff and Diane Aschnewitz of Fergus Falls and Jenny Pearson and Sandy Pearson — both of Rush City. Great-grandparents are Dennis Hahn of Hewitt and Carol […]

Yusef Vivian Raza was born to Shaneabbas and Stephanie Raza of Grand Forks, North Dakota, on Nov. 18, 2016. He weighed 7 pounds at birth measured 19.5 inches long. He was born at Altru Medical Center in Grand Forks. Grandparents are David and Darla Gorghuber of Fergus Falls and Shabbir and Shenaz Raza of Dar-es-Salaam, […]

Albert “Al” Hexum  will celebrate his 90th birthday on Jan. 18. A family celebration was held Jan. 14. Cards are welcome.

Baby boy Eli Michael Schwarz was born to Ashley Jo Schwarz and Michael J. Gilbert Schwarz on July 14. He weighed 7 pounds, 4 ounces at birth. Grandparents are Larry and Marry Jo Schwarz of Fergus Falls and Gary and Susan Samuelson of Underwood. Great-grandparent is Luella Meyer of Fergus Falls.

Shirley Drews will celebrate her 90th birthday with an open house from 1 to 3 p.m., Aug. 22, at Grace United Methodist Church in Fergus Falls.



Lila Sabbe of Fergus Falls, will celebrate her birthday with family and friends at an open house celebration in her honor from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday, May 16, at her home, 615 S. Woodland Drive in Fergus Falls.

Elsie Kugler will celebrate her 90th birthday with an open house in her honor on Feb. 8 from 2 to 5 p.m. at the Riverbend social room. No gifts please.

Lorena Larson will celebrate her 90th birthday. She was born Jan. 25, 1925. Lorena has lived in Brainerd for most of her life and now lives in Fergus Falls with her daughter, Linda Knutson. She enjoys listening to books on tape and playing dice games. She will celebrate with her family. Happy birthday, grandma.

Sonny Mjelde will celebrate his 94th birthday from 2 to 4 p.m. on Saturday Dec. 13 at Mill Street Residence, 802 South Mill Street in Fergus Falls in the lower level multi-purpose room. Please, no birthday cards. Save your money for your old age.

An open house to celebrate John H. Eide’s 90th birthday will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 15, at Christ the King Lutheran Church, 1900 14th St. So., Moorhead, Minnesota.

Walter “Speedy” Spidahl will celebrate his 95th Birthday with an open house in his honor Sunday, Aug. 31, from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Veterans Home, 1821, Park St. in Fergus Falls.  

An open house to celebrate Alice Sateren’s 85th birthday will be 1-3 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 16 at Bethlehem Lutheran Church, at 102 West Junius Ave. In Fergus Falls. No gifts, please.

Carol Toso will celebrate her 80th birthday during an open house in her honor from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday, July 5, at the Senior Citizen Center, 21 1st ST NW, in Pelican Rapids. No gifts please.

Carol Toso will celebrate her 80th birthday during an open house in her honor from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday, July 5, at the Senior Citizen Center, 21 1st ST NW, in Pelican Rapids. No gifts please.

LaVern D. Thompson, of Fergus Falls, was honored on his 80th birthday June 7 at Thumper Pond near Ottertail City. An evening meal and his favorite cake (chocolate with peanut butter frosting) was provided by his extended immediate family. Dawn Woods (daughter) from Des Moines, Iowa, read his “Life Story,” which was written by LaVern. She also read a […]

Blanche Arneson is congratulated by Myron Johnson during her 100th birthday party on May 30 at Pioneer Pointe. In attendance were her sister, four children, five grandchildren, and five of her seven great-grandchildren, as well as innumerable friends and well-wishers. The Rev. Douglas Dent gave the blessing, and the great-granddaughters (ages 8 and 12) acted […]

Lorraine Henderson will celebrate her 90th birthday during an open house in her honor from 2 to 4 p.m. on Saturday June 7, at the AmericanInn in Fergus Falls.   No gifts please.

Vern Pederson will celebrate his retirement from Olson Oil in Fergus Falls and his 70th birthday at 6 p.m. Saturday, June 7, at Guzzler’s. Everyone is invited to celebrate with him and his family.

Stella Jyrkas will celebrate her 90th birthday during an open house in her honor from 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday, June 1, at Silver Leaf Apartments Community Room, 124 E. Summit, in Fergus Falls. No gifts please.

Ronayne Harrington will celebrate her 90th birthday with cake and ice cream from 2 to 3:30 p.m. Sunday, May 18, at the Battle Lake Good Samaritan Center, Room 202. Cards are welcome, but no gifts please.

Earl Schmidt will celebrate his 90th birthday during an open house in his honor from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday, May 10, at the Eagles Club, 120 S. Peck St., in Fergus Falls.

Louise Hokanson will celebrate her 90th birthday during an open house from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Sunday, April 6, at The Eagles, 120 S Peck St., Fergus Falls. Elevator service is available at upper parking lot entrance. The event will be hosted by her daughters, Pam and Patty; her four grandchildren, Jennifer, Rebecca, Sara and […]

LaVina Miller will celebrate her 90th birthday during an open house from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 16, at River Bend Apartments Community Room, 222 N. Whitford Street, in Fergus Falls.

Tom Saurer will celebrate his 80th birthday during an open house reception in his honor from 2 to 5 p.m Sunday, Nov. 3, at the Elizabeth Community Center. No gifts, please.

Ruth Lange will celebrate her 100th birthday during an open house in her honor from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 20, in the dining room at Sheridan House, 808 S. Sheridan Ave., in Fergus Falls. Everyone is welcome. No gifts please.  

Joyce Stock will celebrate her 90th birthday during an open house in her honor from 1:30 to 4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 5, at the American Legion, located at 2010 Pebble Lake Road in Fergus Falls. No Gifts.

Lorraine Kantrud will celebrate her 90th birthday during a party in her honor from 2 to 5 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 28, at the VFW in Fergus Falls. Music will be provided by DJ Wild Mikey.

Joyce Stock will celebrate her 90th birthday during an open house in her honor from 1:30 to 4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 5, at the American Legion, located at 2010 Pebble Lake Road in Fergus Falls. No gifts.

Judy Otnes will celebrate her 80th birthday during an open house in her honor from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 21, at Riverview Heights apartments, 205 N. Sheridan Ave., in Fergus Falls.

Herb Svare will celebrate his 90th birthday during an open house reception in his honor from 1 to 3 p.m. Satuday, Sept. 21, at the Elizabeth Community Center. Everyone is invited.

Fritz Robertson will celebrate his 80th birthday during an open house from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 17, at the VFW in Fergus Falls, 420 E. Washington Ave. Bring a photo, card or story if you have one to share. R.S.V.P. by Aug. 15 by calling Fritz’s daughter, Carolyn Roberson at 719-238-0921, or e-mailing […]

Elaine Schoening will celebrate her 80th birthday during an open house in her honor from 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 4, at the Budke farm, 31289 County Highway 3, Fergus Falls. The event will be hosted by her daughters, Vicki, Lori and Kathi, and their families.

An open house celebration in honor of Delores Voigt’s 90th birthday is planned from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Sunday, July 21, at Mill Street Residence, 802 S. Mill St., Fergus Falls. Cake will be served at 2:30 p.m. Your presence is the only gift desired.

Helen Johnson of Fergus Falls will celebrate her 90th birthday on Wednesday, July 17. In her honor, birthday cake will be served by her family at 10:45 a.m. on Sunday, July 14, during Coffee Connection at Calvary Free Lutheran Church.

An open house in honor of Jake’s 80th birthday, Ardis’s 75th birthday, and their 55th year wedding anniversary will be held from 1 to 5 p.m. Saturday, July 13, at the Bigwood Event Center, Best Western the Falls Inn, 925 Western Ave., Fergus Falls. The celebration will be hosted by their children, Susan, Steven, Kathy, […]

A open house 70th birthday party is planned in honor of Darlene Leabo, from 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday July 14, at Grace United Methodist Church in Fergus Falls. Everyone welcome.

A open house in honor of Tom Willett 80th birthday will be held from 2 to 5 p.m. Saturday, June 15, at the Fergus Falls VFW Post 612, please use south door entrance. Tom taught shop and welding in Fergus Falls for more then 20 years. Students and teachers are especially welcome. No gifts please.

An open house in honor of Delores Lerbakken’s 85th birthday is planned from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, May 19, at the Rothsay Community Center, 115 2nd St. SW in Rothsay. No gifts please.

A open house celebration is planned in honor of Harold Zilmer’s 90th birthday from 12:30 to 3 p.m. Saturday, May 18, at Faith Lutheran Church Fellowship Hall, 333 E Cedar Ave, Fergus Falls. Zilmer was born May 18, 1923, in St. Cloud.

Join family and friends of Milton Haugrud for his 85th birthday celebration from 1:30 to 3 p.m. Sunday, April 21, at the Galaxie Supper Club in Barnesville. No gifts please.

An open house birthday reception is planned in honor of Joyce Hanson, who will be 80, and Dwight Hanson, who is celebrating his 90th birthday, from 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday, March 17, at the VFW in Fergus Falls.

A open house in honor of Stan Quam’s 80th birthday is planned from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday, March 9, in the Fellowship Hall at First Lutheran Church in Fergus Falls. Please use west door. Cards only.

Bert Hoffman will celebrate his 80th birthday during an open house in his honor from 3 to 5 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 23 at VFW Post 612 in Fergus Falls. Please use the south door. No gifts.

Kenny Johnson of Fergus Falls will celebrate his 90th birthday on Monday, Feb. 18. Birthday cake will be served by his family at 10 a.m. Sunday, Feb. 17 during coffee and fellowship at Calvary Free Lutheran Church.

Catherine Scott is turning 100. Join her and her family to celebrate this special occasion during an open house from noon to 3 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 17, at Tonseth Lutheran Church, 33672 County HWY 3, Erhard. Her loving family will serve as hosts. No gifts please.  

Marvin Christenson will celebrate his 80th birthday during an open house in his honor from noon to 2 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 27, at the Rothsay Baptist Church in Rothsay. Come celebrate with him and his family.

Charles Beck of Fergus Falls will reach his 90th birthday on Jan. 31. His family will host an open house celebration in his honor from 2 to 5 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 26, at the Kaddatz Gallery in downtown Fergus Falls.

Kermit Kastella will celebrate his 90th birthday with family Jan. 16. Cards may be sent to him at 625 E. Gustavus Ave., Fergus Falls, MN 56537.  

A open house will be held for Leslie Bruce to celebrate his 95th birthday from 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 16, at Breckenridge United Methodist Church, 910 North Main Street. A short program is planned at 4 p.m. with coffee and cake served.

Yoshiko Tollefson will celebrate her 80th birthday during an open house reception in her honor from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 1, at the VFW in Wahpeton, 219 Dakoa Ave.

A celebration will be hosted in honor of Truman Markegard’s 100th Birthday from 2 to 3:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 1, at 802 S. Mill Street Residence in Fergus Fall, on the second floor. No gifts please.

An open house for Ellen Johnson is planned from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Nov.11, at First Lutheran Church in Battle Lake. Due to severe allergies please don’t wear any fragrances.

Marie Auseth will celebrate her 90th birthday during an open house in her honor from 2 to 5 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 10, at Augustana Lutheran Church in Fergus Falls.

An open house in honor of Louetta Hanneman Savoy’s 85th birthday is planned from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday Oct. 20 at the Fergus Falls YMCA, 164 Friberg Ave. Coffee ans dessert will be served. Questions? Call Gary or Debby Hanneman 612-236-1704 or email gdhanneman@gmail.com no gifts, no cards-just people.