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Rain couldn’t dampen that threshing spirit

Rain couldn’t dampen that threshing spirit

Parade onlookers either braved the light rain that fell Saturday morning, or took cover under umbrellas. The cool, wet weather was a radical change from the summer heat of the past few years. After a series of several summer sun-baked celebrations, cooler weather provided a respite from the usual heat over the weekend at Goessel’s 2016 Country Thresh­ing Days. Despite […]

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Goessel holds inaugural 5-k run

Goessel holds inaugural 5-k run

Runners begin the race in Goessel’s inaugural Threshing Days 5-k run Saturday. Leading the pack at left are the first three overall finishers, (from left) Adam Meysing, Jonathan Hinerman and Erik Brown. Thirty-two participants ran in the inaugural Threshing Days 5-k race Saturday in Goessel organized by head cross country coach Brian Lightner. Final results were divided by gender and […]

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Quadcopters rising in popularity

Quadcopters rising in popularity

John Goerzen captured this view of the Goessel Threshings Days this summer with his camera-equipped quadcopter. Courtesy photo Flying cameras, also known as drones or quadcopters, are becoming a popular item. John Goerzen of Goessel thought the idea of having one sounded fun. ?I bought my first quadcopter in July,? he said. ?I had seen some photos and videos online […]

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