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Fire Department open house today  
The Montevideo Fire Depart­ment invites the public to an open house at the fire hall today (Thursday), Oct. 10, from 5 to 7:30 p.m. Free burgers and hot dogs will be served and the public will be able to see the equipment and meet our firefighters.

Montevideo FFA corn drive Oct. 12
Montevideo FFA and agriculture students will be conduction their annual corn drive on Saturday, Oct. 12, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Students will be calling on rural residents in the Monte­video school district for donations of corn, soybeans or cash. Proceeds from the event, which has been going on since the 1960s, go to the Courage Center. To make a donation, call the FFA office at (320) 269-6446.