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Perennials in pots
Speaking of flowers and other such plants on main street in Montevideo, it looks like the giant planters on First Street will be seeing an update. The trees previously planted in them are gone, and city staff say they will be replaced, likely by perennials and similar plants.

Historical Society banquet April 4
A limited number of tickets are still available for the Chippewa County Historical Society's annual banquet and annual meeting to be held at the Hollywood on Main on Thursday, April 4, at 6 p.m.

This year's program will feature author Gordon Fredrickson of Lakeville and his presentation of "Growing Up Rural - Farm Life in the 1950s.

To reserve a ticket, call June Lynne at (320) 269-7636.