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Hometown Harvest Store Manager Jeremy Quindt sorts the lemons and limes that arrived recently. The produce that came includes strawberries, grapes, oranges, tomatoes and more.

Local cooperative rebranding to be more responsive to community needs

By CHABELLA GUZMAN Index Editor Hometown Harvest in Mitchell is undergoing a change, but a change in the direction of servicing the needs of area consumers. “We’re rebranding, to bring in more local produce,” said Matt Larsen, president of the Hometown Harvest Cooperative board. “We’re still going to have all the favorites, but we’ll also bring in more local foods.” Produce … [Read More...]

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Nancy Flock, left, and her daughter Katie Huber take a moment in the sun out at the Flock’s farm in Morrill. A fundraiser will be held May 2, for Nancy at the Morrill American Legion. // Photo by Chabella Guzman

Fundraiser to assist area gardener

By CHABELLA GUZMAN Index Editor Nancy Flock of Morrill is happy to be home. It’s been almost a year since she was diagnosed with breast cancer in July and in October suffered complications from chemotherapy. She spent several weeks in Colorado at the … [Read More...]

Mr. Tiger contestants from left clockwise, Rakem Gage, Michael Wells, Austin Mansfield, Tony Vasquez, Jayden Snyder, Cody Mueller, Colby Eberspecher and not pictured Brayden Wiedman. The young men will vie for the coveted Mr. Tiger crown Friday, April 17 at the Mitchell High School auditorium. // Photo by Chabella Guzman

Mr. Tiger contestants to take center stage

By CHABELLA GUZMAN Index Editor Cody Mueller needed a reason to shave his legs and Rakem Gage was told he would look good in a dress, but among the eight contestants for the fourth annual Mr. Tiger Pageant, they all thought the event would be fun. “It’s a … [Read More...]