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

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)       1/5MN

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)                   1/5MN

VIAGRA and CIALIS USERS! 60 Generic Pills SPECIAL $99.00. FREE Shipping! 100% Guaranteed. 24/7 CALL NOW! 888-297-2414 Hablamos Espanol (MCN)                1/5MN

VIAGRA & CIALIS! 60 pills for $99. 100 pills for $150. FREE shipping. Money back guaranteed! 1-866-306-9928 (MCN)              1/5MN

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)          1/5MN

**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)                                                        1/5MN

2. Rummage Sales

3. Farm/Ag

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

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.    3/5M

FOR SALE: 2016 John Deere Combine - Model S670, excellent condition, 600 separator hours, well equipped. Located in Southern Minnesota. 507-236-6538 (MCN)         3/7MN

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.            4/4-5p

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

FOR SALE: 2004 JEEP Grand Cherokee, trail rated, very clean, new tires, runs and drives great. 167,000 miles, $4,500. Call 507-251-2088.                 4/5c

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

WANT TO PURCHASE MINERALS and other OIL/GAS INTERESTS. Please send details to: P.O. Box 13557, Denver CO 80201(MCN)   5/5MN

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)       5/5MN

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

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

MABEL-CANTON SCHOOL DISTRICT, ISD 238, is seeking an Elementary Title 1/Special Education Paraprofessional (Short-Term). Position starting February 4th. Position ending March 5th but may be extended up to March 19th. Date Closing: Until Filled. 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.     6/5c

FILLMORE CENTRAL SCHOOLS is seeking to fill the following positions: ASSISTANT SPEECH COACH; JV SOFTBALL COACH. Submit a letter of application to: Chris Mensink, A.D., Fillmore Central Schools, P.O. Box 50, Preston, MN 55965 or Positions open until filled. Fillmore Central ISD #2198 is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin, or disability.             6/5-6c

SPECIAL ED AND SURROUND CARE PROGRAM PARA: The Caledonia Area Public School District is seeking applicants for a full-time special education and Surround Care Program para. Applicants need to be highly qualified or willing to become highly qualified if you currently do not have a two-year Associates Degree, 60 college credits or a passing score on the State of Minnesota Competency exam.  Previous childcare/preschool experience preferred.  Hours are 8:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. Monday through Friday.  If interested in this position submit your cover letter, employment application, resume and references to: Gretchen Linzmeier, Caledonia Community Education Coordinator, 825 North Warrior Avenue, Caledonia, MN 55921.  Application deadline February 10, 2020.                          6/5-6p

FULL-TIME OR PART-TIME State Farm Team Member Chatfield.  Contact for more info  507.867.3630 or  507.259.9108.          6/5C

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)            6/5C

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               6/5M

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)   6/5MN

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.


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.                                                  7/5M

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.                                                           7/5M

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.          7/5M

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).                            7/5M

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)     7/5MN

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)  7/5MN

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)                           7/5MN

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)                                  7/5MN

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)          7/5MN

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)                                                        7/5MN

STRUGGLING WITH Your Private Student Loan Payment? New relief programs can reduce your payments. Learn your options. Good credit not necessary. Call the Helpline 855-238-4594 (Mon-Fri 9am-5pm Eastern). (MCN) 7/5MN

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)    7/5MN

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)  7/5MN

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)        7/5MN

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)                                            7/5MN

FREE AUTO INSURANCE QUOTES for uninsured and insured drivers.  Let us show you how much you can save!  Call 855-648-7642. (MCN)          7/5MN

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)                                                        7/5MN

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)                                                        7/5MN

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)    7/5MN

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)                7/5MN

PROTECT YOUR HOME AND FAMILY with Vivint Smart Home. Call 844-500-8711 today to receive a FREE $50 GIFTCARD with your purchase. Use promo code: FREE50. (MCN)                                                        7/5MN

8. Cards of thanks

THE FAMILY OF REGINALD BAIRD thanks everyone for their kind words, expressions of sympathy, cards, memorials, and sharing of fond memories after Reginald’s passing. Thanks to Drs. Heine and Remington for their years of caring and friendship, Winneshiek Medical Center, Patty Elwood Center, Howard County Hospice, Tim Mengis, Rev. Wayne Ellingson, Hesper Lutheran Church Circle and organist Kathy Tollefsrud. Special thanks to all who made Reg smile by waving back when we met on the road. Kathleen and all of Reg’s family.                8/5p

RETIRED ... I would like to thank all my clients, employees and kids and everyone who supported ALC CONCRETE from 1991 - 2019. I started working in the concrete business in 1981 ... working with Knutson, Benike, Adolf - Peterson and after 38 years I have decided it was time to retire. Thanks again for all your support! AL CLEMENT, ALC CONCRETE                  8/5C

9. Notices

WRIGHTZ AUCTION CO. (PREVIOUSLY GILBERT’S) MACHINERY CONSIGNMENT SALE, MARCH 2, 9:00 A.M.. Advertising Deadline February 14. No Small Items, Tires after February 21. CONSIGN TODAY, 641-398-2218, Hwy 218, Floyd, IA, (MCN)


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.            10/5M

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WANNA FLIRT and have some fun? Livelinks is the best chatline for meeting real singles who know how to have a good time! Call Livelinks and make a real connection. 866-910-1044 (MCN)                                                      10/5MN

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)                               10/5MN

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)                                                      10/5MN

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)                                                      10/5MN

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.        11/41tfc

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                 11/3-6c

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

ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS: Whispering Pines Apartments, 306 S. East St., Caledonia, MN. Features are: Elevator/controlled entry, spacious apartments, convenient central location, affordable & income-based housing for those age 62 & older or disabled, Meals on Wheels available. A Great Place to Live. Call 507-725-2797. Equal Opportunity Housing.   11/5-8c

FOR RENT IN CHATFIELD: 2 bdrm apt. with washer and dryer, single car garage. Available Feb. 1, Rent $750 month plus utilities. Call Julie @ 507.251-9074. 11/5C

FOR RENT: 2 bedroom apartment in Chatfield. NS/NP. Call 507.208-5665.                  11/5C

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                       11/5C

12. Real Estate