People & Events

Tractor association to hold holiday party

Prairieland Antique Tractor Association will meet for its Christmas party 6 p.m. Thursday at the Pizza Ranch, Fairmont. All members are encouraged to attend.

Ruby’s Pantry plans food distribution

Ruby’s Pantry, a community food outreach program, will hold food distributions from 10-11:30 a.m. Saturday at East Chain Evangelical Free Church, located at 507 280th Ave., rural East Chain. There are no income or residency guidelines. Ruby’s Pantry is funded by the $20 cash donation per participant for operational costs. Please bring two large boxes or laundry baskets for the food. For more information, call (507) 236-4653, email, or visit their website at


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