1. For sale

WOOD HEAT. Easy to operate and maintain Central Boiler certified Classic Edge OUTDOOR wood furnace. Call Peterson Sales today at 507-498-3858.             1/41-44p

FOR SALE: WHIRLPOOL REFRIGERATOR, 17 cu. ft.; C ALLIS TRACTOR with Artway mower; WESTFIELD 31’ 10” auger, like new; 8’ MM GRAIN DRILL; JD 450 C LOADER DOZER with backhoe; Kubota RIDING MOWER T1880, like new. Call 507-259-1330.     1/42p

FOR SALE in Chatfield: Bedroom set. Includes dresser with mirror, chest of drawers, and bed headboard for queen or regular size bed. Very good condition. $200. 507.429-6696.


FOR SALE: WHIRLPOOL Washer and dryer, can be stackable. Good condition. $200. Free delivery within 20 miles of Chatfield. 259-1056.                 1/42C

SHAKLEE WORLD LEADER in environmentally friendly cleaning products.  Did you know, Shaklee continues growing around the world? For information 218/591-5690, for products 763/244-0184.                                                         1/42M

ELIMINATE GUTTER CLEANING FOREVER! LeafFilter, the most advanced debris-blocking gutter protection. Schedule a free LeafFilter estimate today. 15% off and 0% financing for those who qualify, plus senior & military discounts. Call 844/919-0966.         1/42M

START SAVING BIG ON MEDICATIONS Up To 90% Savings from 90DAYMEDS! Over 3,500 Medications available! Prescriptions req'd. Pharmacy checker approved. Call today for Your free quote 844/209-2877.                        1/42M

SAVE ON YOUR NEXT PRESCRIPTION World Health Link. Price match guarantee! Prescriptions required. CIPA certified. Over 1,500 medications available. Call today for a free price quote. 866/237-5131 Call now!                  1/42M

STEEL ARCH BUILDINGS –Heavy Galvalume® steel. 25 yr. warranty. Made in USA. Clearance models 25×40, 30×50, 40×60, 50×100, 60×140. Great for Hay, equipment, grain. AgriBilt Building Systems (800) 480-2458. (MCN) 1/42MN

TRAILER SALE: 45 different Aluminum & Steel utility trailers; Skidloader trailers; Special: Aluminum 3 horse slant &  14′ Livestock trailers; New 6’X12′ Cargo $3,199.00; 18 Models of DUMP trailers; Master Tow Dollies:  For information & PRICES goto 515-972-4554. (MCN)               1/42MN

SAVE ON YOUR NEXT PRESCRIPTION! World Health Link. Price Match Guarantee! Prescriptions Required. CIPA Certified. Over 1500 medications available. CALL Today For A Free Price Quote. 1-866-710-6889 Call Now! (MCN)  1/42MN

VIAGRA and CIALIS USERS! 60 Generic Pills SPECIAL $99.00. FREE Shipping! 100% Guaranteed. 24/7 CALL NOW! 888-297-2414 Hablamos Espanol (MCN)                1/42MN

ATTENTION:  OXYGEN USERS!  The NEW Inogen One G5.  1-6 flow settings. Designed for 24 hour oxygen use. Compact and Lightweight.  Get a Free Info kit today: 844-852-7448 (MCN)                                                      1/42MN

STILL PAYING too much for your MEDICATION? Save on medications such as Lipitor, Advair, Diskus, Eliquis, etc! Receive free shipping on 1st order – RX required. Call 1-877-304-0870 (MCN)                                          1/42MN

FDA-REGISTERED Hearing Aids. 100% Risk-Free! 45-Day Home Trial. Comfort Fit. Crisp Clear Sound. If you decide to keep it, PAY ONLY $299 per aid. FREE Shipping. Call Hearing Help Express 1- 855-548-9854. (MCN) 1/42MN

VIAGRA & CIALIS! 60 pills for $99. 100 pills for $150. FREE shipping. Money back guaranteed! 1-866-306-9928 (MCN)              1/42MN

2. Rummage Sales

ESTATE SALE: Curtis and Sylvia Wennes owners; 2050 County Rd A 14, Decorah, Iowa 52101; 1 mile west of Hesper; Oct. 18 9am-4pm and Oct. 19 9am-4pm.  Antique walnut dresser w/ mirror, twin beds (2), white metal day bed like new, couch, glider rocker, end tables, coffee table, dining room table w/6 chairs, walnut hutch, bunk bed (new), round table (new), kitchen table w/ 4 chairs, north star signs (lighted), air compressor, pressure washer, table saw, 2 generators, riding lawn mower, push mower, pickup topper, heaters, farm tools, horse bells, sewing machines, office desk, printers, much more.


3. Farm/Ag

SMALL STRAW BALES for sale. $4 per bale. Near Whalan, 507-208-8969.               3/39-42p

FOR SALE: 1981 6620 JD combine, 6 row head. 507-272-1375.


FOR SALE: IH886 with cab, WF, AC, fair condition, heater and LED lights, $8,500. 2004 Buick LeSabre, 3800 engine, cloth interior, good condition, $2,400. 507-867-4306.     3/42p

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

5. Wanted

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

CASH paid for your unwanted Inogen or Respironics portable oxygen concentrators!  Call NOW for top-dollar offer.  Agents available 24/7.  No CPAP/TANKS.   833-985-0348. (MCN)                                                      5/42MN

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)       5/42MN

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

HELP WANTED: Sno Pac Foods is accepting applications. Apply in person. 521 West Enterprise Drive. Caledonia, MN 55921.  6/25tfc

MAKIN’ WAVES SALON in Stewartville is looking for part-time or full-time hair stylist. Chair rental available. Ownership opportunity available. Call Heather at 507-993-1404.             6/36-52p

NURSE WANTED to be hired to give monthly injections of medicine in a Stewartville, Minn., residence. Please call 507-533-0120.               6/38-45p

HELP WANTED CARPENTERS Full-time. Experience is great, but we will train! $1,000 hiring bonus! We offer: Health insurance, 401K, PTO & holiday pay. We also have great starting wages! Contact us for more information: 507-775-7068; 507-951-3400; Bigelow & Lennon Construction LLC


LICENSED DENTAL ASSISTANT -  FT position starting in January at Rushford Dental. Responsibilities include chairside assisting and front desk duties. Please send cover letter and resume to by November 1st. For more information call 507-864-7773.               6/41tfc

RESIDENT CARE ASSISTANT: Part time 10pm-6am shift. Every other weekend/holiday, flexible scheduling, pleasant environment to work in! $11 or more/hr depending on experience. Call Nikki at 507.450.6564 or stop at Spring Grove Assisted Living for an application.   6/41-42c

LANESBORO SCHOOL DISTRICT #229 is accepting applications from qualified individuals for the position
of Long-Term Substitute Preschool Para Professional. Lanesboro Public School is a progressive P-12 district located in Southeast Minnesota. Send cover letter, application, resume, and three references to Superintendent Matt Schultz, 100 Kirkwood St E, Lanesboro MN 55949. Application for the position can be found on our school website ( Application deadline is 10/16/2019 with the position to begin in November, 2019. EOE 6/41-42c

LANESBORO SCHOOL DISTRICT #229 is accepting applications for a Food Service Assistant.  Ideal candidate will have working knowledge of kitchen equipment and food production procedures and the ability to understand food preparation and safety instructions.  This position is a school year only position working 5 days per week from approximately 7:00am to 1:30pm.  Application for the position can be found on our school website ( or be picked up in the school office.  Send cover letter and application to Business Manager Julie Schreiber, 100 Kirkwood St E, Lanesboro MN 55949.    Open until filled.  EOE


EARLY CHILDHOOD TEACHERS: The Little Gnome Childcare & Preschool is seeking applications for full and part-time; We are seeking individuals who are energetic, compassionate and dedicated to working with children from 16 months to 5 years and for our after-school program (kindergarten to 12 years). Must be 18 years of age and qualified with proven experience as a child care/daycare teacher; excellent knowledge of child development and up-to-date education methods; patience, flexibility and love for children; certificate in first aid and CPR; degree in early childhood education. Please stop at Little Gnome Childcare & Preschool to pick up and application or mail/email resume to or 206 2nd Ave NW, Spring Grove. For more info call 507-259-9916.                             6/41-42c

SOCIAL WORKER – Child Protection Specialist: Houston County Public Health & Human Services is seeking a full-time Social Worker to provide services for the protection, rehabilitation and care of children in both voluntary and non-voluntary child protective cases. Requires a BA in social work, psychology, sociology, or closely related field; a valid driver’s license; and reliable transportation; and eligibility to be placed on the MN Merit System Register for County Agency Social Worker – CPS. Starting wage up to $24.70/hr, plus 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, October 25, 2019.  EOE. 6/42c

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

DOORS-R-US: •Exterior Doors, •Patio Doors, •Interior Doors, •Screen Doors, •Screen Replacing, •Weather Stripping Replacement, •Door Knob Replacement, •Lock Changes, •Door Adjustments, •All Door Repairs, •Commercial Door Maintenance, •Overhead Doors.  •Residential, Commercial, Agriculture Door Replacements and Services. Serving Chatfield and Surrounding Areas Up To 100 Miles. 12 Years Experience. 507.251.5603, Chatfield, MN     7/42C

REICHSTADT’s HANDYMAN for all your odd job, construction, destruction, & demolition needs. No job too small or too big. Work guaranteed! Call Rodney at 507-251-5603.              7/42C 

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.          7/42M

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).                          7/42M

GET DIRECTV! ONLY $35/month! 155 Channels & 1000s of Shows/Movies On Demand (w/SELECT All Included Package.) PLUS Stream on Up to FIVE Screens Simultaneously at No Additional Cost. Call 1-844-245-2232 or (MCN)


SPECTRUM TRIPLE Play! TV, Internet & Voice for $99.97/mo. Fastest Internet. 100 MB per second speed. Free Primetime on Demand. Unlimited Voice. NO CONTRACTS. Call 1-855-577-7502 (MCN)                                          7/42MN

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)     7/42MN

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)  7/42MN

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)                                7/42MN

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)            7/42MN

ATTENTION ALL homeowners in jeopardy of Foreclosure? We can help stop your home from foreclosure. The Foreclosure Defense helpline can help save your home. The Call is absolutely free. 1-866-850-1384 (MCN)      7/42MN

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) 7/42MN

LUNG CANCER?  Asbestos exposure in industrial, construction, manufacturing jobs, or military may be the cause.  Family in the home were also exposed.  Call 1-866-795-3684 or email $30 billion is set aside for asbestos victims with cancer. Valuable settlement moneys may not require filing a lawsuit.   (MCN)                  7/42MN

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)        7/42MN

BOOK YOUR FLIGHT Today on United, Delta, American, Air France, Air Canada. We have the best rates. Call today to learn more 1-855-725-6305 (MCN)      7/42MN

DENIED SOCIAL SECURITY Disability? Appeal! If you’re 50+, filed for SSD and denied, our attorneys can help get you approved! No money out of pockets! Call 1-866-276-3845 (MCN)                                                      7/42MN

FREE AUTO INSURANCE QUOTES for uninsured and insured drivers.  Let us show you how much you can save!  Call 855-648-7642. (MCN)          7/42MN

TWO GREAt new offers from AT&T Wireless! Ask how to get the Next Generation Samsung Galaxy S10e FREE. FREE iPhone with AT&T? Buy one, Give One. While supplies last! CALL 1-8665524495 or (MCN)        7/42MN

BATHROOM RENOVA-TIONS. 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)


INVENTORS – FREE INFORMATION PACKAGE. Have your product idea developed affordably by the Research & Development pros and presented to manufacturers.  Call 1-844-809-1837 for a Free Idea Starter Guide. Submit your idea for a free consultation. (MCN)     7/42MN

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! 1-855-385-9770. (MCN)                                7/42MN

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)                                                      7/42MN

8. Cards of thanks

CELEBRATING MY 85TH BIRTHDAY, we were blessed in so many ways. It was a beautiful day surrounded by siblings and family members. An abundance of friends joined us in this celebration. We shared good food, lots of laughs and love. A special thank you to my stepchildren, stepgrandchildren and spouses for the great party. Also thanks for all who attended for hugs, beautiful cards, gifts, memories by Bev Williams and music by Stephanie Westby. Thank you, everyone. Fred Williams.     8/42p

9. Notices

ST. JOSEPH’S CHURCH OF Rushford FALL FESTIVAL and Swiss Steak Dinner, Sunday, Oct. 20, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Montini Hall (105 N. Mill St., Rushford). 10 a.m. Mass. Bake Sale available. Adults $10, Children 5-12 $5, Children under 4 free. Carryouts and in-town delivery available (but no free dinners).       9/42p

10. Miscellaneous

PREGNANT? WE CAN HELP! Free pregnancy test information about your options. Confidential decision-making counseling. Maternity clothing and baby clothing. Post-abortion support group. All services are free and confidential. Monday through Friday. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. First Care Pregnancy Center, 40 16th Street SE, Rochester, Minnesota. 507-282-3377.                  10/49-48p

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.            10/42M

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)                                                    10/42MN

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)


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)                                                    10/42MN

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)                                                    10/42MN

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

RENT BASED ON INCOME! Studio, 1 & 2 bd apts in Mabel, Family & senior rentals. Month to month leases & deposit pay plans! 507-460-6557 or 507-451-8524  tdd 507-451-0704 Equal Housing Opportunity.


1 BD – LANESBORO Smoke free apts for 62+ or disabled persons. Some rent based on income! Month to month leases & deposit pay plans! 507-467-2222 or 507-451-8524  tdd 507-451-0704. Equal Housing Opportunity.


1 BD – HARMONY for 62+ or disabled persons. Rent from $475 p/mo + elec. Pets allowed with deposit, month to month leases & deposit pay plans! 507-450-4496 or 507-451-8524  tdd 507-451-0704. Equal Housing Opportunity.             11/40-43c

1 BD – OSTRANDER  Smoke free, single story, month to month leases & deposit pay plans! $595 p/mo + elec. 507-451-8524  tdd 507-451-0704. Equal Housing Opportunity.


FOR RENT: Small country home, no pets, Houston, Money Creek area. Available Nov. 1. 507-450-3416. 507-896-3704.                11/41-52p

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.                                              


FOR RENT: 2 bedroom apartment in Chatfield. NS/NP. Call 507.208-5665.                  11/42C

FOR RENT: 2 bdrm, Spring Valley. $700; Preston one bdrm $600 952.239.1895.          11/42C

12. Real Estate

HOME FOR SALE. Updated 2010 four-bedroom, two-bath split level walk-out home. 2-car attached garage. 2300 square feet. 507-259-8666. 205 Brownsville St. NW, Preston, MN. Pictures on