photo by Carolyn Bertsch Grammie, auntie and niece cool off at a picnic table under a tree at the Farmers Market on July 27. Pictured (left to right) are Lillian Chirhart, 6, of Rice; Betty Giewedik of Sartell; and Stephanie Budgett of Rice. Giewedik says she enjoys shopping for vegetables at the Farmers’ Market in Sartell while Chirhart gave the
The Wall that Heals, a traveling replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial, has been in the planning stages for the Benton County Fair for three years and finally arrived on Tuesday. An opening ceremony was held Wednesday morning. The 24 panels of the wall were made in Indiana. The past four years the Benton County Fair has had Military Day on Sunday.