School

60 compete in LEGO contest

60 compete in LEGO contest

Three Farwell Elementary teams competed in the ninth annual Chippewa River District Library LEGO Contest. The competition included preschoolers to adult levels, and even a team category.…

FHS unveils Military Wall of Honor

FHS unveils Military Wall of Honor

Farwell High School recently unveiled their military wall of honor for Farwell graduates currently serving in the military.  Superintendent, Carl Seiter gave a brief but moving speech.…

Sports

Eagles drop nailbiter to Montabella in district tilt

By Ben Murphy Sports Writer The Farwell boys basketball team saw its season come to a difficult end in its class ‘C’ district opener on March 6.…

Hornets bow out in districts

By Ben Murphy Harrison couldn’t use home court to its advantage in its class ‘C’ district opener on March 8. The Hornets, hosting eventual quarterfinal qualifying Beaverton,…

Obituaries

Lydia Marie Bolin

Lydia Marie Bolin

Lydia Marie Bolin, age 89 of Farwell, passed away Saturday, March 18, 2017 at her home.  Lydia was born the daughter of the late Hugh and Cora (Taylor)…

Rudolph F. Kassin

Rudolph F. Kassin, 85, died March 7, 2017; he was born January 15, 1932.  Rudolph was loved and will be missed by Joyce, his wife of 35 years,…

Letters to the Editor

Driver saved the kids

Driver saved the kids

Dear Editor, Thank God! I would like to thank the truck driver in the Farwell School bus accident with his skills made it possible for these kids…

Every American should have Medicare, Medicaid medical insurance

To the Editor: Every American should be on the Government run Medicare, Medicaid medical insurance program which runs at about 4% operational cost. Private insurance companies should…

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