By Jennie Zeitler, Correspondent Kay Voegtle of Pierz feels blessed to have been chosen as one of this year’s Morrison County residents to have a house painted by a Paint-a-Thon volunteer crew. Due to a number of events all occurring within a short span of time, her house project was completed a week ahead of time. The [...]
Because First United Church in Little Falls has no water due to frozen water lines, Oasis Central Minnesota has changed the location of the annual Empty Bowls event to First Lutheran Church in Little Falls. The event will still be held Sunday, March 2, from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Courtesy of Oasis Central Minnesota An empty bowl: for too many people it represents another day without enough to eat. For the rest of us, that empty bowl can be a reminder of the faces of the children, women and men who struggle daily to find the food for their next meal. They are [...]
November is the time when people traditionally give thanks for the many blessings in their lives. “At Oasis Central Minnesota, the staff and board of directors are extremely grateful for the volunteers who make their programs a success and a blessing to our community,” said Board Member Susy Prosapio. To recognize their commitment, Oasis is [...]
A dinner show featuring “Church Ladies Save the World” will be held at the Falls Ballroom in Little Falls Wednesday, Aug. 14. The event is being held to raise money for Oasis Central Minnesota. The musical is a cross between “Nunsense” and the “Church Basement Ladies.” “It’s a fun, light-hearted comedy,” said performer Vicki Spofford. [...]
First distribution date is Monday, June 25 By Jennie Zeitler, Staff Writer firstname.lastname@example.org Ruby’s Pantry will start distributing food at Bethel Lutheran in Little Falls Monday, June 25. The wildly successful program currently has sites at 36 locations in Minnesota and Wisconsin, including Brainerd and Ramey. “They wanted to open a site in Little Falls to [...]