1. For sale

ELIMINATE HIGH HEATING bills with Central Boiler’s NEW, certified Classic Edge OUTDOOR WOOD FURNACE. Call Peterson Sales today at 507-498-3858.             1/1-5p

FOR SALE: WALNUT FIREWOOD cut and split in rural Fountain. 507-272-1686.     1/4-5p

TRAILER SALE: Free Spare Tire (with this ad) on all Single axle and 7k tandem axle trailers. Sale Ends 01/31/2020. Go To: for inventory & prices. Steel & Aluminum Utility, ATV/UTV, Motorcycle, Enclosed, Skidloader, Car hauler trailers. CarPorts Now Available.  Wanted ruff sawn hardwood & blanks. 515-972-4554. (MCN)  1/4MN

STAY IN YOUR home longer with an American Standard Walk-In Bathtub.Receive up to $1,500 off, including a free toilet, and a lifetime warranty on the tub and installation! Call us at 1-855-372-3080 or visit (MCN)       1/4MN

FULL SPECTRUM, CBD Rich Hemp Oil. Known to help reduce stress & anxiety, improve sleep, manage chronic pain. Lab Tested. USA Grown not Overseas. 100% Money Back Guarantee. Save Over 33% CALL NOW: 1-877-233-4232 (MCN)          1/4MN

**STOP STRUGGLING ON THE STAIRS**  Give your life a lift with an ACORN STAIRLIFT!  Call now for $250 OFF your stairlift purchase and FREE DVD & brochure!  1-877-358-0034 (MCN)                                                        1/4MN

PORTABLE OXYGEN Concentrator May Be Covered by Medicare! Reclaim independence and mobility with the compact design and long-lasting battery of Inogen One. Free information kit! Call 844-716-2411. (MCN)                   1/4MN

VIAGRA and CIALIS USERS! 60 Generic Pills SPECIAL $99.00. FREE Shipping! 100% Guaranteed. 24/7 CALL NOW! 888-297-2414 Hablamos Espanol (MCN)                1/4MN

VIAGRA & CIALIS! 60 pills for $99. 100 pills for $150. FREE shipping. Money back guaranteed! 1-866-306-9928 (MCN)              1/4MN

2. Rummage Sales

3. Farm/Ag

FOR SALE: SMALL SQUARE bales of straw. Call 507-493-5765. Leave message.   3/3-4p

FOR SALE: 20-FT. CATTLE self-feeding wagon for silage or hay. $400. 507-867-4306.               3/4p

SYLLING FARMS IS LOOKING to rent cropland for 2020 and beyond. Regenerative ag practices used. Eitzen, Spring Grove, Caledonia area. Myron 507-498-5663; Mikal 507-498-5363.             3/4-6p

GOT LAND? Our hunters will pay top $$$ to hunt your land. Call for a free info packet & quote. 866/309-1507


SEED TREATMENT For soybean White Mold and SDS! Ask your seed dealer for Heads Up Seed Treatment. Cost effective, proven results. or 866/368-9306.   3/4M

FOR SALE: 2016 John Deere Combine– Model S670, excellent condition, 600 separator hours, well equipped. Located in Southern Minnesota. 507-236-6538 (MCN)


4. Automotive

TRANSMISSION REBUILDING, foreign and domestic and light truck. Three year, 100,000 warranty. Call for prices. Brown Tire & Battery. Rushford, Minn., 888-864-7049 or 507-864-2969.                                                         4/37tfc

FOR SALE: ENGINE OIL, Mobil 500, 5W30, $2/qt.; Resolute 5W20, $1/qt. 507-474-0169.            3/4-5p

FOR SALE: 2011 BUICK Lucerne CXL, 82K miles, fully loaded, heated leather seats, needs nothing, serviced at Rislove’s, $10K. Phone 507-474-0169.                 4/4-5p

5. Wanted

WANTED: CARS, SEMI TRAILERS, buses — running or not, scrap iron, old machinery. Luke Junge, Ostrander, Minn., 507-259-4556.      5/2-1p

WANT TO RENT- GARAGE for classic car; at least winter months or full year; ideally Spring Grove or close; call or text 612-499-0826    5/4-6p

6. Employment

SUSIE’S ROADHOUSE now hiring wait staff; part-time, flexible hours for fun and hard-working atmosphere! Averaging approximately $20 an hour. 407 Main St., Ostrander, MN, 507-657-0000.           6/25tfc

APPLICATIONS ARE NOW BEING ACCEPTED for two (2) full-time Accounting Technicians in the Auditor/Treasurer Department. This is a regular, non-exempt position, eligible for benefits. Minimum Qualifications: Requires minimum of Associate’s degree (A.A.) in accounting or equivalent from two-year College or Technical School or equivalent combination education and experience. Desirable qualifications include: knowledge of cost and financial accounting; computer technology including experience in operation of personal computers; strong background in prioritizing to meet deadlines under pressure; data processing methods; general office procedures; previous customer service experience required; and applicable federal, state and local law, rules and regulations as they pertain to department responsibilities. Background in real estate processing helpful but not required. Rate of Pay: $21.13/hour according to the non-union pay scale (Grade 5/Step 1) with final salary dependent on qualifications. Job description and application materials may be obtained from:; Fillmore County Administrator’s Office, 101 Fillmore Street West, P.O. Box 466, Preston, MN 55965; or by phone at (507) 765-4566. Current County application form REQUIRED. Resumes accepted but not in lieu of a completed application. County employees are eligible to apply for this position along with the public. Application Deadline: Wednesday, January 29, 2020. EOE.           6/3-5c

FACILITIES TECHNICIAN – FULL TIME POSITION Caledonia Area Public School District No. 299 is seeking applicants for a full-time Facilities Technician.  Shifts during the school year will be from 2:30 p.m. until 11:00 p.m. and from 7:00 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. during the summer break.  Must have a good personality and ability to work with others and independently; have a strong work ethic, works well with little supervision, ability to walk and stand for extended periods of time; ability to lift fifty pounds without assistance; and ability to work outdoors during winter and summer months.  Benefits include health, life, and long-term disability, vacation, sick leave, and personal leave. If interested in this position submit your cover letter, employment application, resume and references to Caledonia School District, Attention:  Mr. Lee Morem, 511 West Main Street, Caledonia, MN 55921. Application deadline January 27, 2020                6/3-4p

MABEL-CANTON SCHOOL DISTRICT ISD 238 is seeking a part-time Title 1/Special Education Paraprofessional for the remainder of the 19-20 school year. Hours: 12:00-3:09 PM. Application Date Closing: Open until filled. Start Date: Immediately. Applicants must possess an associates degree or completed a minimum of 60 semester credits or take and pass the ParaPro test. Please complete and submit our district application (found on the school district website: to: Michelle Weidemann, Principal, at: 316 W Fillmore Ave., Mabel, MN 55954 or ISD 238 is an equal opportunity employer. 6/4-5c

NATIONWIDE HOUSING CORPORATION has an immediate opening for a full-time Maintenance Technician at two apartment communities located in Spring Valley, MN and Caledonia, MN. Must be able to work 40 hours a week with minimal supervision and possess strong interpersonal skills. Nationwide Housing offers flexible scheduling, full benefits and company match 401k plan. Please email your resume to EOE                   6/4-7p

HOUSTON COUNTY EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES: Houston County Public Health & Human Services is seeking qualified applicants for the following full-time, benefited positions: Social Worker (Forensics) – this position will work closely with corrections and law enforcement, respond to social work emergencies and other time sensitive matters.  Requires a BA in social work, psychology, sociology, or closely related field from an accredited college; a valid driver’s license and reliable transportation; and eligibility to be placed on the MN Merit System Register for County Agency Social Worker. Starting wage up to $25.44/hr.; Social Worker (Children’s Mental Health) – this position works with children and their families providing case management services in the area of children’s mental health.  Requires a BA in social work, psychology, sociology, or closely related field from an accredited college; a valid driver’s license and reliable transportation; and eligibility to be placed on the MN Merit System Register for County Agency Social Worker. Starting wage up to $25.44/hr.; Case Aide – will primarily provide support to the area of income maintenance with additional para-professional and clerical tasks as assigned.  Requires at least two years of clerical experience, preferably with a public agency. Starting wage up to $19.29/hr. Accounting Technician – responsible for processing disbursements for expenses and claims, seeking and reconciling reimbursements, and other fiscal duties as assigned. Requires an associate degree in Accounting with at least one year of related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience; and eligibility for placement on the MN Merit System Register for Accounting Technician. Starting wage up to $22.11/hr.; Public Health Nurse – primary duties will include working with the Family Health Unit. Requires a Bachelor’s degree or higher in nursing and current licensure or eligibility to be licensed as a Registered Nurse in MN. (Must also possess the ability to obtain certification in MN as a Public Health Nurse within 90 days of hire.)  A valid driver’s license and reliable means of transportation are required. Starting salary up to $79,372.00, depending on qualifications.; Please visit  for application directions. Application packets are also available at the Houston Co. Personnel Office, 304 S. Marshall St., Room 208, Caledonia, MN, or by calling (507) 725-5822. Application deadline is 4:30 p.m. on Friday, January 31, 2020.  EOE.                    6/4c

TECHNICAL CLERK I- EXTENSION OFFICE: Houston County is seeking qualified applicants to fill a part-time (.75 FTE) Technical Clerk vacancy in the Extension Office.  Primary duties include: general receptionist/clerical functions; assisting the Extension staff with the organization of programs and events; assisting 4-H members and volunteers; and maintaining financial records for all Extension programs.  Also assists the Veterans Service Office when needed.  Position is for 60 hours per two-week pay period with additional hours required during the Houston County Fair. Requires an AA degree in a business related field and one year of office management exp.; or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Starting wage up to $18.47 per hour, plus prorated benefit package.  Please visit  for application directions. Application packets are also available at the Houston Co. Personnel Office, 304 S. Marshall St., Room 208, Caledonia, MN, or by calling (507) 725-5822. Completed application materials must be submitted by 4:30 p.m., Friday, January 31, 2020.  EOE.            6/4c

COMMERCIAL APPLICATORS Competitive wage and benefits, meal allowance, paid lodging. Traveling position for railroad vegetation control, 60-80 hours/week. RAW (Cooperstown, ND) 888/700-0292               6/4M

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR The North Dakota Newspaper Association is accepting applications for the position of Executive Director.  Candidates must embrace challenges, progress, teamwork and change. Newspaper/journalism background preferred. Responsibilities include overall association management, member contact and development, legislative/lobbying work, management of newspaper content sharing and advertising placement programs, personnel management for a staff of 5, and working with a board of directors/member committee structure. Competitive salary and benefits package. Application deadline is Jan. 31, 2020. Anticipated start date is May 2020. Send letter, resume and salary requirements to: NDNA Search Committee, 1435 Interstate Loop, Bismarck, ND  58503-05671, or    6/4M

CRAWFORD TRANSPORT, Inc in Lamont Iowa is looking for Company Drivers who have a Class A CDL, 2 years experience, and are willing to work. Flatbed/Stepdeck. We offer 100% paid health insurance, IRA with company match, Percentage pay equaling .58 CPM or more, paid vacation, weekly home time. Call 800-426-0360 (MCN)   6/4MN

STAR PUBLICATIONS has a full-time Writer position available in central Minnesota. Journalism degree or experience in writing preferred.   If interested please send your resume and three writing samples to (MCN)


FULL-TIME OR PART-TIME State Farm Team Mem-ber Chatfield. Contact for more info  507.867.3630 or  507.259.9108.          6/4C

CHATFIELD PUBLIC SCHOOLS has an opening for a Jr High Softball Coach.  Interested persons should submit the district application found at to:  Activities Director, Dan Schindler, 205 NE Union Street, Chatfield, MN  55923.  Deadline to apply is January 24, 2020 or until filled.   Chatfield Independent Public School District #227 does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex or disability.


CHOSEN VALLEY CARE CENTER is looking for an energetic, reliable and outgoing person to join our team in Housekeeping. We currently have a part-time position available. We are willing to train the right applicant. Contact Jody at 507.867.4220 or applications may be downloaded at Applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of their race, color, creed, religion, national origin, or status with regard to public assistance.  (EOE/AA)            6/4C

7. Services

LANDSOM BROTHERS TREE & PAINT Service, LLC. Tree trimming & removal, stumps and heavy-duty brush mowing. Insured and FREE estimates. Established 1985. Call 507-498-3295 or 507-498-5581.   7/30tfc

BUXENGARD BUILDERS L.LC.: New homes, additions, remodeling, decks, siding, windows. Over 27 years of construction excellence and integrity: Licensed (MN #BC637439) and insured. Free estimates. Wayne Buxengard, Mabel, MN. Phone 507-493-5119 or 507-273-4657.        7/11-10p

AT&T WIRELESS Two great new offers! Ask how to get the new iPhone 11 or Next Generation Samsung Galaxy S10e on us with AT&T’s Buy one, Give One offer. While supplies last! Call 855/332-0464.                                                  7/4M

MOBILEHELP AMERICA’S PREMIER mobile medical alert system. Whether you’re home or away. For safety and peace of mind. No long term contracts! Free brochure! Call today! 855/610-5151.


A PLACE FOR MOM The nation's largest senior living referral service. Contact our trusted, local experts today! Our service is free, no obligation. Call 844/347-2104.          7/4M

DISH NETWORK $59.99 For 190 channels! Add high speed internet for only $19.95/month. Call today for $100 gift card! Best value & technology. Free installation. Call 855/562-4309 (some restrictions apply)                             7/4M

DISH TV $59.99 For 190 Channels + $14.95 High Speed Internet. Free Installation, Smart HD DVR Included, Free Voice Remote. Some restrictions apply. 1-844-316-8876. (MCN)     7/4MN

BEST SATELLITE TV with 2 Year Price Guarantee! $59.99/mo with 190 channels and 3 months free premium movie channels! Free next day installation! Call 855-824-1258. (MCN)  7/4MN

GET NFL SUNDAY Ticket FREE w/ DIRECTV Choice All-Included Package. $59.99/month for 12 months. 185 Channels PLUS Thousands of Shows/Movies On Demand. FREE Genie HD DVR Upgrade. Call 1-844-245-2232 or (MCN)


EARTHLINK HIGH SPEED Internet. As Low As $14.95/month (for the first 3 months.) Reliable High Speed. Fiber Optic Technology. Stream Videos, Music and More! Call Earthlink Today 1-855-679-7096 (MCN)                           7/4MN

COMPUTER ISSUES? FREE DIAGNOSIS by GEEKS ON SITE!  Virus Removal, Data Recovery! 24/7 EMERGENCY $20 OFF ANY SERVICE with coupon 42522! Restrictions apply. 1-844-938-0797. (MCN)                                  7/4MN

OVER $10K IN DEBT? Be debt free in 24 to 48 months. No upfront fees to enroll. A+ BBB rated. Call National Debt Relief 855-995-1557. (MCN)          7/4MN

ARE YOU BEHIND $10k OR MORE ON YOUR TAXES? Stop wage & bank levies, liens & audits, unfiled tax returns, payroll issues, & resolve tax debt FAST. Call 855-211-8684. (MCN)                                                        7/4MN

ARE YOU OR a loved one suffering from Depression, Anxiety, PTSD, OCD, Bipolar Disorder, Addictions or other mental or behavioral disorders?  Our inpatient treatment services can help you reclaim your life and get back on track.  We work with most PPO insurances.  Please call 319-900-6879 (MCN)    7/4MN

DENTAL INSURANCE from Physicians Mutual Insurance Company. NOT just a discount plan, REAL coverage for 350 procedures. Call 1-855-973-9175 for details. 6118-0219. (MCN)  7/4MN

NEW AUTHORS WANTED!  Page Publishing will help you self-publish your own book. FREE author submission kit!  Limited offer!  Why wait?  Call now: 855-623-8796 (MCN)       


BECOME A PUBLISHED author! Publications sold at all major secular & specialty Christian bookstores. CALL Christian Faith Publishing for your FREE author submission kit. 1-888-981-5761. (MCN)                                            7/4MN

FREE AUTO INSURANCE QUOTES for uninsured and insured drivers.  Let us show you how much you can save!  Call 855-648-7642. (MCN)          7/4MN

SAVE BIG on HOME INSURANCE!  Compare 20 A-rated insurances companies.  Let us do the shopping & save you time & money.  Get a quote within minutes.  Average savings of $444/year!   Call 855-697-1892.  (M-F 8am-8pm Central) (MCN)                 7/4MN

BATHROOM RENOVATIONS. EASY, ONE DAY updates! We specialize in safe bathing. Grab bars, no slip flooring & seated showers. Call for a free in-home consultation: 855-836-2250 (MCN)                                                        7/4MN

A PLACE FOR MOM has helped over a million families find senior living. Our trusted, local advisors help find solutions to your unique needs at no cost to you. Call 1-888-894-7038 (MCN)                                                        7/4MN

UNABLE TO WORK? Denied benefits? We Can Help! Strong recent work history needed. Call to start your application or appeal today! 1-866-276-3845 –Steppacher Law Offices LLC Principal Office: 224 Adams Ave Scranton PA 18503. (MCN)    7/4MN

8. Cards of thanks


9. Notices

10. Miscellaneous

DONATE YOUR CAR truck or boat to Heritage For The Blind. Free 3-day vacation, tax deductible, free towing, all paperwork taken care of 844/220-9501.            10/4M

MEET SINGLES right now! No paid operators, just real people like you. Browse greetings, exchange messages and connect live. Try it free. Call now: 855-651-0114. (MCN)


ORLANDO + DAYTONA BEACH Florida Vacation! Enjoy 7 Days and 6 Nights with Hertz, Enterprise or Alamo Car Rental Included – Only $298.00. 12 months to use. Call Now! 844-277-5137. (24/7) (MCN)                               10/4MN

DO WARM WINTERS SOUND GOOD?? Bring your RV down to the warm Rio Grande Valley.  J-5 RV Park in Mission Tx. will welcome you with a country setting, friendly people and lots of activities to keep you busy.  We have a special for first time visitors. Phone us at 956-682-7495 or 515-418-3214. Email Tom and Donna Tuttle, Managers (MCN)                                                      10/4MN

PREGNANT? MAYBE ADOPTION? Living Expenses Paid. Nationwide Agency. Talk With Us 24/7. 866-716-3041. Online Chat. Online Application. Text 515-778-2341. (MCN)                                          10/4MN

CASH FOR CARS: We Buy Any Condition Vehicle, 2002 and Newer. Competitive Offer! Nationwide FREE Pick Up! Call Now For a Free Quote! 888-366-5659(MCN)       10/4MN

DONATE YOUR CAR, TRUCK OR BOAT TO HERITAGE FOR THE BLIND. Free 3 Day Vacation, Tax Deductible, Free Towing, All Paperwork Taken Care Of. CALL 1-855-977-7030 (MCN)                                                      10/4MN

DONATE YOUR CAR TO CHARITY.  Receive maximum value of write off for your taxes.  Running or not!  All conditions accepted.  Free pickup.  Call for details. 855-752-6680 (MCN)                                                      10/4MN

11. For rent

2 BEDROOM TOWNHOME for rent in Rushford. 1250 sq. ft. of living space. 2.5 car finished garage. All appliances included. Call Kathryn at 608-317-9496.          11/33tfc

ONE BEDROOMS FOR LEASE AT Spring Grove Manor: Independent Living for those 50+ or disabled; Income based rent; Includes heat, water, sewer, trash. Bruce: 507-498-5780. Equal Housing Opportunity.                                              


IMMEDIATE OPENINGS! Studio, 1 & 2 bd apts for families, 62+ or disabled persons. Locations in Harmony, Lanesboro, Mabel & Preston. Affordable rents. Month to month leases & deposit pay plans! 507-451-8524 tdd 507-451-0704 Equal Housing Opportunity                


FOR LEASE IN HARMONY: Harmony Manor; For those 62+ or disabled; 1 BR Apt: Rent based on 30% of income; Includes ALL Utilities!; Rosie: 507-886-2137;; Equal Housing Opportunity.                    11/3-6c

TWO BEDROOM TOWNHOME for rent in Rushford. Approximately 1,000 square feet of living space on one level and single car attached garage. Call Kathryn at 608-317-9496.          11/4tfc

FOR RENT: 2 bedroom apartment in Chatfield. NS/NP. Call 507.208-5665.                 


STUDIO, 1 & 2 BD APTS ~ MABEL  Spacious apts for families & elderly. Month to month leases & deposit pay plans! 507-460-6557 or 507-451-8524 tdd 507-451-0704 Equal Housing Opportunity.                      11/4C

12. Real Estate