The Clarissa Independent
25 Years Ago
January 4, 1995
Norma and Winnie Mann called Monday on Lois Teigland. Lila Hinzmann visited there on Wednesday afternoon. Mrs. Marvin Eisenbraun was a Thursday forenoon guest.
The following were Christmas Eve guests of Glee Reierson, Mr. and Mrs. Kevin Pieper and family of Chanhassen, Steven Reierson of Motley, Aaron Reierson of St. Cloud, Mr. and Mrs. Mark Reierson, Josh and Tamara of Staples, Luke Reierson of Brainerd and Mr. and Mrs. Barry Reierson, Jenna and Jason of Frazell.
50 Years Ago
January 1, 1970
Todd County will take part in a campaign to stamp out the dreaded German measles (rubella) with a clinic which is being sponsored statewide by the State Department of Health. Mrs. Dorothy Klick, county nurse, this week said that the whole county will have an opportunity to participate in a clinic on January 12 with two teams from the Health Department in attendance with cooperation of local doctors.
Mrs. Arnold Larson was named as the Clarissa area representative on the Area Concert Association board, which sponsors winter concerts at Wadena Memorial Auditorium.