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I have a photograph of the north part of the mississippi river takein by a photograph from minneapolis mn by the name of mr merry
kenneth neumann [email protected]>
saginaw, mi USA - Saturday, December 13, 2003 at 18:06:23 (PST)

I love to travel (I'm a retired English gentleman), and I must say that I found your site very useful. Keep up the good work!
Montgomery P I Thon [email protected]>
UK - Saturday, December 13, 2003 at 14:21:32 (PST)

Hello ! I fortunately came this way to see your wonderful website !
james wonder [email protected]>
USA - Tuesday, December 09, 2003 at 03:23:06 (PST)

Greetings! Cool site! Thanks for all the great information.Regards Steve
Steve Miller [email protected]>
USA - Tuesday, December 09, 2003 at 01:43:33 (PST)

Thanks for the manifold information - Silvana
Silvana Becker [email protected]>
- Monday, December 01, 2003 at 23:29:48 (PST)

Hello- I'm looking for a beautiful view along the river for a winter weekend with extended family that would include the need for a kitchen, handicap accessibility, and allow one darling little bichon frise. Recommendations would be appreciated.
G. Kinney [email protected]>
Northfield, MN USA - Wednesday, November 12, 2003 at 15:20:44 (PST)

Very nice site, we will be visiting area Nov 1 - Nov 3 and the information will be very valueable to us.
Wayne Smith [email protected]>
St. Louis Park, MN USA - Monday, October 27, 2003 at 07:32:29 (PST)

Nice website! I will visit there soon.
Chris Schiellack [email protected]>
Ventura, CA USA - Thursday, October 16, 2003 at 07:36:36 (PDT)

I was visiting Stockholm June 2003
Jan-Olof Mernelius [email protected]>
Helsingborg, Sweden - Wednesday, October 08, 2003 at 07:34:52 (PDT)

This site is interesting as well as informative. Enjoyed browsing through the site. Keep up the good work. Greetings..
versicherung [email protected]>
Osnabrück, D Germany - Monday, September 22, 2003 at 05:04:42 (PDT)

This site is interesting as well as informative. Enjoyed browsing through the site. Keep up the good work. Greetings..
carl napf [email protected]>
Osnabrück, D Germany - Monday, September 22, 2003 at 05:03:16 (PDT)

I RESEARCH FOR MY GRANDFATHERS NAME AKA MUGU EGOBIA ANY ONE WHO KNOWS HIM TELL HIM TO CONTACT ME THROUGH MY EMAIL.
OKEKE ONYEOCHA [email protected]>
KPHENUO, LOME TOGO - Saturday, September 20, 2003 at 16:03:37 (PDT)

I was an exchange student in Nelson 8 years ago, and I just wanted to send a greeting to the Snopek family! Wish you the best, and I hope you are all well!//
Sara [email protected]>
Sweden - Thursday, September 18, 2003 at 01:34:48 (PDT)

Stockholm has great fishing - a lot like Sweden, just about a longitude further south.
Alan Beckwith
Studio City, CA USA - Wednesday, September 10, 2003 at 13:40:06 (PDT)

We're coming.... this weekend! I'm so excited to have found this site. I knew of Red-Wing MN from a recommendation by a friend and found your site via Red-Wing, Via Map-Quest. What a trip I've already had, hey?
Mike & Susan [email protected]>
Germantown, WI USA - Wednesday, September 10, 2003 at 10:16:36 (PDT)

Aloha...
Duke Lukela [email protected]>
Honolulu, HI USA - Thursday, August 28, 2003 at 19:14:10 (PDT)

This site is interesting as well as informative. Enjoyed browsing through the site. Keep up the good work. Greetings..
Manuel [email protected]>
Spain - Thursday, August 28, 2003 at 07:23:53 (PDT)

Thank you for letting me visit your community thru your web site. Regards
Jenna [email protected]>
Dallas, TX USA - Monday, August 25, 2003 at 12:43:16 (PDT)

Planning a trip in the TBird convertible in Fall, up thru Iowa & Minn. and return via Wisc. & Ills. When would be the optimum time for peak color & top down cruzzin & lodging & eating recommendations? Thanks, Carl o_x
Carl & Char Hirst [email protected]>
Mexico, MO USA - Thursday, August 21, 2003 at 11:12:24 (PDT)

My grandmother, Myrtle Jane Harrison Masters Brock was born in Redwing, April 8, 1874. Her parents were Joseph and Maggie Harrison. I have never been to your lovely city, but have heard it is beautiful. Thank you for your site and allowing me to visit via my computer. Linda
Linda Brock [email protected]>
CA USA - Wednesday, August 20, 2003 at 14:12:17 (PDT)

It's a very interesting site. Thanks a lot, Eric.
Eric [email protected]>
USA - Monday, August 18, 2003 at 01:36:19 (PDT)

I only know of Wabasha from the "Grumpy Old Men" movie but it seems to be place that would be a heavenly get-away!!! Maybe I'll get there someday.
T. K. Sanders [email protected]>
Natchez, MS USA - Monday, August 04, 2003 at 18:27:35 (PDT)

Nice website!
Cathie Kapler [email protected]>
Rochester, MN USA - Wednesday, July 16, 2003 at 06:46:25 (PDT)

Nice website. I enjoyed browsing though it.
Colleen Morse [email protected]>
Mounds View, MN USA - Monday, July 07, 2003 at 06:56:08 (PDT)

We are looking forward to visiting your casino in the month of june on our way to visit our daughter in minn.heard alot on how nice it is,we have been to mystic lake several times and enjoyed there casino very much, thanks gene may
Gene May [email protected]>
Camanche, IA USA - Saturday, May 31, 2003 at 16:18:35 (PDT)

The Mississippi River Challenge for Rett Syndrome and Leukodystrophy begins May 10 at Itasca State Park and ends about 3 weeks later in the Gulf of Mexico! A marathon 2,348 mile event! Please support Team Hope in this attempt to beat a Guinness World Record while raising awareness and research funding for Rett Syndrome and Leukodystrophies.
Mary Potter [email protected]>
USA - Wednesday, April 23, 2003 at 07:46:57 (CDT)

Hi there Stockholm! How nice to know about your town and learn a little about your history.I'm living in Stockholm, Sweden -but have my roots in Jamtland, a province up north. Hoping to hear from you with swedish ancestors. From Sweden and Stockholm with love!
Ingrid Wikberg [email protected]>
STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN - Thursday, February 27, 2003 at 01:41:17 (CST)

Hello! I'm looking for pictures of Tundra Swans for a poster contest! This place helped! Molly
Molly [email protected]>
Philomath, Oregon USA - Monday, January 13, 2003 at 17:31:06 (CST)

Thanks for info
Gary Withrow [email protected]>
Tomah, WI USA - Monday, December 30, 2002 at 21:47:07 (CST)

ENJOY YOUR WEB PAGE. MY FAMILY CAME FROM LAKE CITY HASTINGS, MINN. I PICK APPLES IN THE ORCHARD WHEN I WAS A KID. LOVED THE TIME I SPENT THERE.
RAMONA LYON CLENNEY [email protected]>
ELK CITY, OKLA USA - Saturday, December 28, 2002 at 06:14:30 (CST)

Nice site to see my grandmother Karmel Smith's home town. Hi to all my family.
Phil R. Di Domenico [email protected]>
Rio Rancho, NM USA - Friday, December 06, 2002 at 23:22:04 (CST)

Wonderful website! Love the layout and information.
Avia Lukacs [email protected]>
Mahtomedi, MN USA - Sunday, December 01, 2002 at 14:25:23 (CST)

This is the most extrodinary place that I have ever read about. Simply beautiful
Euneica Rudd [email protected]>
Batesville, Ms USA - Thursday, November 21, 2002 at 16:29:13 (CST)

Great web page. I saw all of this while "boathiking" down the river and I plan on visiting again. Your site brings back good memories of places and people. One of my favorites is Redwing, the St. James Hotel. Chris J Markham, TheRiverHiker
Chris Markham [email protected]>
USA - Tuesday, October 29, 2002 at 16:34:55 (CST)

Will be visiting the Lake City area begining November.Thank you for providing such an informative web-site.I'm looking forward more than ever to my visit now,cheers!
David Jevons [email protected]>
Liverpool, uk - Tuesday, October 29, 2002 at 06:12:27 (CST)

We will be exploring MVP Oct. 11 thru 13th. We are looking forward to visiting the many interesting places on your website!
Nancy Bogumill [email protected]>
wausau, wi USA - Sunday, October 06, 2002 at 17:27:06 (CDT)

Great Site.
Alberto [email protected]>
La Rioja, Spain - Wednesday, October 02, 2002 at 13:21:24 (CDT)

Love your web page. I will continue to visit the site. Planning a trip in this area. Thank you.
Darlene Yock [email protected]>
Loves Park, IL USA - Thursday, September 26, 2002 at 05:57:23 (CDT)

My daughter sent me your link and I had alot of fun looking through your site. Thanks for your hard work!
Kathie [email protected]>
Oak Creek, WI USA - Wednesday, September 11, 2002 at 23:56:29 (CDT)

I love your site! Keep up the good work!
Brian [email protected]>
Madison, WI USA - Wednesday, September 11, 2002 at 23:54:37 (CDT)

I found your website informative and also nice to look at! I spent a long time looking through it and enjoyed it alot. Great job!
Jessie [email protected]>
Milwaukee, WI USA - Wednesday, September 11, 2002 at 23:53:32 (CDT)

The MVP site is very helpful, well organized - a pleasure to browse through for information. Suggestion: Please include more information on Campgrounds in these wonderful towns along the river.
Suzette [email protected]>
Lakeville, MN USA - Monday, September 09, 2002 at 16:04:26 (CDT)

I am a direct decendent of Jacob Peterson, Eric's brother... I was searching for an old picture of Stockholm to put on the front cover of our family tree, dating back to 1815... great web page but do you know where I can locate an old picture?
Debra Kieras [email protected]>
Darien, IL USA - Saturday, September 07, 2002 at 12:37:12 (CDT)

Hello from Europe
Europe [email protected]>
germany - Friday, September 06, 2002 at 14:48:12 (CDT)

When my family lived in Rochester, Mn. we used to go to Lake Pepin and fish and swim all day then head to Anchor Inn restaurant for their (really great) all you can eat ribs!!! I just thought I'd see if Anchor Inn was still around - guess not... I'd like to take my (own) family back to Rochester to see where I grew up and maybe visit Lake Pepin someday. I had great memories of the area and my hometown of Rochester, Mn. Thanks for the neat site.
Ray [email protected]>
Claremont, CA USA - Thursday, August 22, 2002 at 17:01:01 (CDT)

Very nice website, can't wait to take the loop tour!!!!
Wendy Stanelle [email protected]>
Menasha, WI USA - Wednesday, August 21, 2002 at 13:32:31 (CDT)

I am a great grandson to John Benjamin and grandson to Esther Benjamin (Benjaminsen) who came from Nelson, Wisconsin in the early 1900's(approx.1914),and settled in Custer, Washington. I know that I must have third and forth cousins around their still. I would like to try and connect with some of them, if possible. Thanks
Duane Hansen [email protected]>
Ferndale, WA USA - Thursday, August 15, 2002 at 18:08:47 (CDT)

Great Web Site. Congratulations.
Alberto [email protected]>
Logroño, La Rioja Spain - Saturday, July 13, 2002 at 10:56:10 (CDT)

What a well constructed website, very informative and useful. We'll be back again. Have a good one.
Dan Ross [email protected]>
Miami, Fl USA - Saturday, June 22, 2002 at 09:30:07 (CDT)

If you're in MVP Territory you must visit Stockholm. This little village is quintiessentially quaint with its gardens, shops and cafes. Bogus Creek is a wonderful, upscale cafe with a spectacular garden deck. I'll be back
Terry Stephenson [email protected]>
Toronto, ON Canada - Tuesday, June 18, 2002 at 15:12:16 (CDT)

Like your site, as we needed lodging in and around Wabasha, Camp LaCupolis, etc. great site. i like the way you can access each city, the historical notes, and maps on each. super site!
Justin P Gorelik [email protected]>
Racine, WI USA - Wednesday, June 05, 2002 at 11:16:20 (CDT)

My father Albin Sr. was born here. My grandparents and uncle are buried here. I spent several summers at the old tourest park cabins and worked at the nursery during years 1939 and 1947
Albin Johnson [email protected]>
San Clemente, Ca USA - Thursday, May 23, 2002 at 18:33:58 (CDT)

Visited Stockholm WI in the end of April,-02 and would like to send my regards to all nice people there. Thank you and many regards from Värmland, Sweden. Eva-Lena
Eva-Lena Nilsson [email protected]>
Kristinehamn, Sweden - Sunday, May 19, 2002 at 08:59:28 (CDT)

Great web page, I welcome residents of wabasha minnesota to e-mail me and let me know what they enjoy about wabasha mn. i will be visiting may 25-may 31st, would like to hear from some residents who own houseboats as well. hope you write, thanks, great websites on all the river road cities.take care...
Jim Felicelli [email protected]>
Oak Park, , ILL USA - Thursday, May 16, 2002 at 09:50:20 (CDT)

Thanks
Bobbie Armbruster [email protected]>
Hastings, MN USA - Friday, May 10, 2002 at 12:46:17 (CDT)

Love your website, I'm coming up for a visit 5/25.hope to see you all.
Felly [email protected]>
Oak Park, IL USA - Thursday, May 09, 2002 at 11:22:14 (CDT)

I just found your website and really enjoyed it. Thanks ;)
Jessica [email protected]>
MS USA - Wednesday, May 08, 2002 at 22:20:24 (CDT)

Going to the 85 mile garage sale on saturday may fourth 2002.Leaving early.
Steve Nei [email protected]>
pine island, mn USA - Friday, May 03, 2002 at 19:36:10 (CDT)

Were the last guests of Carol and Bern at The Harrisburg Inn, Maiden Rock. These dear people will be missed by all -- fantastic innkeepers and good citizens, too!
Steve Moravec & Judy Whitney [email protected]>
Saint Paul, MN USA - Sunday, April 28, 2002 at 21:56:49 (CDT)

I want to see the city but i am going home to stockholm sweden .But i will come back soon thanks.Onkel Ted sweden
Ted Hogmark [email protected]>
Jarfalla , Sweden - Saturday, April 27, 2002 at 21:11:07 (CDT)

Hope to visit Lake Pepin this summer if not before.....on the MN side.....sounds beautiful....Ann
Ann Wangrud [email protected]>
Oregon City, or USA - Saturday, April 13, 2002 at 16:51:48 (CDT)

I never realized how beautiful Wabasha, and Minnesota was, untill I moved to Illinois...
Erica [email protected]>
Wataga, Il USA - Thursday, April 11, 2002 at 09:33:34 (CDT)

The 85-mile garage sale sounds like loads of fun. I'll be there.
Sandy Smiler [email protected]>
USA - Tuesday, April 09, 2002 at 08:02:25 (CDT)

I'm Andrea from Geneva and I am trying to contact Sharon George that in 1970 was in Europe during the summer. The last known address was 505 2nd Avenue East, Grand Rapids. Remembering the wine with the peaches and the beautiful moments together. Thanks
Andrea Widmer [email protected]>
Lugano, Ticino Switzerland - Sunday, March 10, 2002 at 17:08:28 (CST)

Just found this site -- looks like good information.
Ann McGinn [email protected]>
St. Paul, MN USA - Saturday, March 09, 2002 at 22:06:23 (CST)

Wonderfully scenic area. Made several trips up & down the river.
Wm Leider [email protected]>
Grayslake, IL USA - Tuesday, February 12, 2002 at 16:21:13 (CST)

I just found this site. Very interesting! I'm from Kellogg and Conception so it was interesting to see mention of St. Felix High School, my alma mater. Keep up the good work on the site.
Sister Karen M. Hoffman [email protected]>
Winona, MN USA - Saturday, February 09, 2002 at 14:23:19 (CST)

HI MY FAMILY AND I STAYED IN NELSON LAST YEAR JULY, HAD A FAMILY REUNION IN WABASHA, DID SOME FISHING, SITE SEEING ETC, WHAT A GREAT AREA AND WHAT NICE PEOPLE. COMING BACK TO NELSON THIS MAY FOR A WEEK OF FISHING THE MISSISSIPPI. CAN'T WAIT
CHUCK MARVIN [email protected]>
BERLIN , WI USA - Friday, December 28, 2001 at 02:18:35 (CST)

Lovely Site...
TBG [email protected]>
UK - Friday, December 21, 2001 at 16:18:23 (CST)

Cool
katie [email protected]>
winsted, mn USA - Wednesday, November 28, 2001 at 21:51:21 (CST)

My wife,Eleanor, s from Lake City. We just visited Roseville, MN and Lake City this past June.We visited with her sister and some of her friends and a brother in Pepin. It was a great trip, eating at some of the restaurants like the Chickadee, Waterman's and the Galley. We have been back there quite a few times for her class re-union's. I wish that I had known about your web-site before starting on the trips. It is great. Best of luck..... Cy
Cy Jacobs [email protected]>
W. Homestead, PA USA - Wednesday, November 14, 2001 at 00:26:04 (CST)

My Grandfather was John Jacobs, he was once the County Sheriff of Wabasha County. I have been told that people would get arrested just to eat some of my grandmother's (Martha Jacobs) cooking. I spent all of my summers in Wabasha or Red Wing. Your part of the world truly is God's Country. Anytime I need a break from reality, I just go to the banks of the Mississippi and let myself soar with the eagles.
Claudia Bravo [email protected]>
Alpharetta, GA USA - Wednesday, November 07, 2001 at 21:40:48 (CST)

looking forward to motor trip viewing the upper regions of the Mississippi River and its orgin. This will be my first trip and will be traveling late in October of this year.
Gertrude Divoky [email protected]>
Sterling, IL USA - Sunday, October 07, 2001 at 17:35:44 (CDT)

Enjoy your fine website. Am interested in M V P area for a vacation some time.
W. J. Jones. bbj353 @ kalnet.com>
Britt, Ia. USA - Sunday, August 19, 2001 at 06:44:40 (CDT)

most of my family grew up in the Lake City area and my biological father is also from there.Some friends and I have recently taken a trip there and LOVED it.we are planning a trip this weekend to do the ENTIRE great river road and we just can't wait!! it's so beautiful!!
becky deyo [email protected]>
maplewood, mn USA - Monday, July 30, 2001 at 11:31:32 (CDT)

hey this is quite the page id just like to say hi to the growly family cya
kent H [email protected]>
Rochester, mn USA - Wednesday, July 25, 2001 at 11:46:07 (CDT)

Congratulations on building a site that will give visitors access to "real America." I grew up in Red Wing and have travelled a lot -- and always wondered why "travel" seems to mean "go to a big city that is pretty much like all big cities." The Mississippi Valley Lake Pepin is so lovely, the people are so kind and unhurried, and there is so much to do (in your own sweet time.) I like to log on to your site as a reminder that calm places still exist. . . a bit of Red Wing in the middle of Washington, DC. Too bad your visitors can't drop by for apple pie at my Mom's . . .don't tell Mom I said this, but the orchards' pies are almost as good as hers.
Sue [email protected]>
Washington, DC USA - Friday, July 20, 2001 at 12:19:45 (CDT)

Your town is really awesome!!!
Mike Hunt
SkinCock, MI USA - Friday, July 06, 2001 at 10:44:37 (CDT)

This was very nice information. I would like to see more information regarding boating down there from Bayport, MN. I would like to know if there are any sandy beaches/islands to dock at for an overnight on the river. I found where there may be a Marina but I don't know what or where it is on the river. Could you help me out. I am coming down on Saturday AM. Kind Regards, Diane
Diane Gramenz [email protected]>
St. Paul, MN USA - Thursday, July 05, 2001 at 15:13:24 (CDT)

Would like informatio on river boat cruises down the mississippi to New Orleans
Michael Iacovello [email protected]>
Weymouth, MA USA - Wednesday, July 04, 2001 at 06:14:06 (CDT)

I attended Camp Frontinac in grade school in the '50s and again at a religous retreat (Quakers Half-Yearly Meeting) in the '60s. I would be curious to know it the place still exists or if I have the name wrong. And of course find an old post card or two with pictures to jog my memory. Thanks, I remember it as a beautiful and peaceful place to be.
John Lindert [email protected]>
Livermore , CA USA - Thursday, June 28, 2001 at 13:16:06 (CDT)

Spent most of my young life in Wabasha and consider it my home town. Great Web site. I get back quite often and never get tired of the wonderful view.
Terry Anding [email protected]>
Washington, IA USA - Saturday, June 09, 2001 at 15:03:24 (CDT)

I will have the opportunity to visit this area in three weeks and can't wait! When asked what I wanted to see my reply was your web address! I am told I have made an excellent choice. Any info you could mail would be nice.
Brenda Hansen [email protected]>
Cypress, CA USA - Sunday, June 03, 2001 at 13:17:15 (CDT)

I like this page
Whitney [email protected]>
Nelson, WI USA - Tuesday, May 22, 2001 at 12:42:18 (CDT)

I live in Alma, and it is a really great place to live. It has a lot of different parks that are really nice. Since our flood, we had a great time cleaning up the Rieck's Park.
Daniel [email protected]>
Alma, WI USA - Tuesday, May 22, 2001 at 12:39:00 (CDT)

My love affair with Lake City began in 1958 when I began my first job out of college. I only lived there 18 months, but it is really "home".
Bob Norberg [email protected]>
Washington, DC USA - Saturday, May 12, 2001 at 09:22:56 (CDT)

Wonderful site. I knew very little about the Maiden Rock area until I found this site. Hope to visit soon. My great-great grandparents, James(1829-1882)& Sarah(1830-1898)Walsingham lived there and are buried at Maiden Rock cemetery. I would love any info. or leads on the family at that time for my genealogy research.
Tracy McCracken [email protected]>
chinook, mt USA - Monday, March 12, 2001 at 12:55:01 (CST)

What a treat to see my old home town, the dam and of course...THE RIVER. It makes me homesick for my younger days. Hope to bring my children back one day.I would appreciate any information about accomodations. Thanks...C-A Pattison-Anderson.
catherine ann pattison-anderson [email protected]>
san diego, ca USA - Sunday, March 11, 2001 at 01:31:24 (CST)

NICE PAGE
Ebone Shoemaker
HATTIESBURG, MS USA - Thursday, March 01, 2001 at 08:01:03 (CST)

Nice sight. We know more of what to look for when we make our summer/fall swing down hwy 35 in the wrangler.
Gary & Jill Schmidgall [email protected]>
Cannon Falls, MN USA - Monday, February 26, 2001 at 21:30:58 (CST)

I am told that my grandfather died in Reads Landing and I am interested in finding out if there are any cemetaries in Reads Landing and what the names and the address of the cemetaries are. I think you have a nice town that I would like to visit someday
Jamie Farrell [email protected]>
Cedar Hill, Tx USA - Tuesday, February 13, 2001 at 18:24:23 (CST)

Hi, Nice web site! We will be visiting your area in July, and look forward to seeing your beautiful state.
Kurt Schwuchow [email protected]>
Trevor, WI USA - Sunday, February 04, 2001 at 12:28:23 (CST)

I would like some local information sent to my home, maps of area, lodging, tourist stuff.... I am considering sometime between June and August this year if that helps. address: 722 Concord St. Aurora, IL 60505.
Wendy Bushnell [email protected]>
Aurora, IL USA - Monday, January 29, 2001 at 15:19:09 (CST)

If your city is half as wonderful as your homepage, than I can't wait to come visit.
John J. Basile [email protected]>
Corpus Christi, TX USA - Tuesday, January 16, 2001 at 19:36:01 (CST)

My boys and I spent Christmas in SE Wisconsin. We decided to come home on I-90 and then 61 so we could see the eagles. We only saw around 20. Where are they this year?
donna [email protected]>
Minneapolis, MN USA - Wednesday, January 03, 2001 at 09:22:34 (CST)

i like this sight this helped me a lot thanks
threasa [email protected]>
jasper, ga USA - Thursday, November 16, 2000 at 16:46:20 (CST)

My family and I are planning to visit the area next summer. Any info on lodging would be greatly appreciated. Thanks!
Pam Canon [email protected]>
Wauwatosa, WI USA - Tuesday, November 14, 2000 at 12:50:29 (CST)

I'm from kellogg and in the army. It's nice to look back at home.
DAN ARENS [email protected]>
MANNHEIM, GERMANY - Sunday, November 05, 2000 at 07:45:46 (CST)

WE RECENTLY RECIEVED SOME ELECTRONIC EQUIPMENT IN THE MAIL FROM SOMEONE NAMED KUECHEN MEISTER, 72A TOWN RD.KELLOGG,MN. WE HAVE NO IDEA WHY IT WAS SENT TO US IF ANYONE CAN SHED SOME LIGHT ON THIS IT WOULD BE GREATLY APPRECIATED.THANKS
MONEDA SERVICES [email protected]>
WHEATON, IL USA - Saturday, October 28, 2000 at 13:09:29 (CDT)

Hello, I´m looking for mrs Connie Anderson, Stockholm, Wisconsin who visited Bjurtjarn, Storfors Sweden a couple years ago, with her family. Can you help me???? Thank you ...!
Iréne Larsson [email protected]>
Bjurtjarn, Storfors, SWEDEN - Tuesday, October 17, 2000 at 16:01:51 (CDT)

We just spent a few days in your area, and loved all of it. The Harbor View is indeed worth the wait, and the Bogus Creek bakery makes the BEST bread and rolls! Wish they delivered! Will definitely see you again!
D J [email protected]>
USA - Monday, October 16, 2000 at 15:07:09 (CDT)

Nice site.
Art Blair [email protected]>
Folsom, CA USA - Thursday, October 12, 2000 at 09:33:45 (CDT)

Im living in the area in Sweden where the founders of Stockholm came from. I'm a member of a theatergroup that are going to set up a play about the emigration to Stockholm. I would like to get in toutch with some one who mabye has ancestors from Sweden. I'm intersested in any kind of contacts from Stockholm. So if you are curios about Sweden and the emigration, please send me an e-mail. Yours faitfully Annelie Erhard
Annelie [email protected]>
Bjurtjärn, Värmland, Sweden - Wednesday, October 04, 2000 at 03:23:35 (CDT)

We plan on visiting our friends at Bnox Gold & Iron the 1st weekend of December. Your Site let us know there is a lot to do in the area. We are looking forward to it.
Steve Brummond [email protected]>
Green Bay, WI USA - Saturday, September 30, 2000 at 19:11:28 (CDT)

so yeah lake pepin i grew up with and made many memories but what about the history of the area - like any area history has made the place and the french the spanish, the traders, the massacre on the shore of pepin - what about the barges - i cannot cannot find anyinformation at all satisfy my curiosity about the barges that ply the waters on lake pepin--lock and dam #4 in alma that puts those behemoths through and onto the lake--how many miles do they travel from st paul - to st louis? all the way to the gulf? nobody seems to be able to tell me anything about THE BARGES OF THE MISSISSIPPI. CAN'T EVEN FIND BOOKS THAT SPECIFICALLY DEAL WITH B A R G E S OF THE MISSISSIPPI --WHO KNOWS?
nancy vale [email protected]>
madison, wi USA - Sunday, September 17, 2000 at 20:05:43 (CDT)

Very nice site and was shocked to see my dad in the picture. I suggest that everyone visit the area once in their life. It's well worth the trip.
curt [email protected]>
Green Bay, wi USA - Monday, September 11, 2000 at 21:24:56 (CDT)

My wife and I are looking for an unusual vacation next year and it might be nice to start in your area and travel down the River for about a week. I that a possibility?
Arthur Manetta [email protected]>
Boca Raton, Fl USA - Wednesday, August 23, 2000 at 15:33:25 (CDT)

Hi! I hope to visit in person someday! Until then this will have to do! bye for now. Sincerely, PoetMash
Amber [email protected]>
Crystal, MN USA - Friday, July 21, 2000 at 07:16:23 (CDT)

We boat down the St. Croix River and onto the Mississippi to visit the Harbor View Restuarant every summer. It is wonderful and worth the wait.
Michele Mitteness Westlund [email protected]>
Brooklyn Park, MN USA - Monday, July 17, 2000 at 15:56:17 (CDT)

I will be traveling to Red Wing, Mn. tomorrow and I will be stopping in Kellogg to see the carousel and antique toys. Looking forward to it.
Sarah [email protected]>
Oglesby, IL USA - Tuesday, July 11, 2000 at 18:19:13 (CDT)

I grew up near the banks of the St. Croix and Mississippi - it truly is "God's Country." Now I make a early pilgrimmage to the Stockholm Art Fair, it's one event not to be missed!
Anna [email protected]>
Milwaukee, WI USA - Thursday, July 06, 2000 at 17:55:54 (CDT)

We have spent many afternoons exploring the art galleries and antique shops between here and Lake Pepin. It's truely worth a trip. Be sure to end your day at the Harbor View Cafe in Pepin, WI!!
Jill King [email protected]>
Minneapolis, MN USA - Sunday, May 28, 2000 at 18:10:25 (CDT)

Great site gave alot of info I was looking for
Tim kloster [email protected]>
kenosha, WI USA - Saturday, May 27, 2000 at 09:37:46 (CDT)

I grew up in Frontenac and spend alot of time looking at Lake Pepin from the vantage point of your picture. I worked several summers at the state park and we spent many summers sailing on the lake. I'm at work showing some of my friends where I grew up.
John Peterson [email protected]>
Aurora, CO USA - Friday, May 26, 2000 at 11:23:56 (CDT)

nice page
josh [email protected]>
rochester, mn USA - Wednesday, May 17, 2000 at 17:56:41 (CDT)

I LOOKED UP YOUR PAGE AS MY GRANDPARENTS AND PARENTS ALL LIVED OUTSIDE NELSON, WISCONSIN MOST OF THEIR LIVES. YOU HAVE A NICE PAGE.
KATHRYN A. SAGE [email protected]>
easton, ks USA - Monday, May 15, 2000 at 18:46:21 (CDT)

I'm a new computer user just checking out your site. I spend alot of my summer time on the river with my personal watercraft. Its one of best places to kick back and enjoy the summer on the water.
Scott Ritter [email protected]>
Hutchinson, MN USA - Monday, May 08, 2000 at 13:35:48 (CDT)

I am looking for a restaurant I enjoyed very much. It is on the shore of Lake Pepin. I think the name is Harbor View. The restaurant is a library with books on the shelves. I can't seem to find the name and the number anywhere. Can you help? Thank you.
Celeste Raspanti [email protected]>
St. Paul, MN USA - Saturday, May 06, 2000 at 10:22:01 (CDT)

You have a nice website. Have a good day :) Lisa
Lisa Rohlf [email protected]>
St. Paul, MN USA - Saturday, May 06, 2000 at 06:43:59 (CDT)

To see the Mississippi Queen crossing over Lake Pepin and docking at Red Wing in the early morning mist was worth the trip.
Randy Blake [email protected]>
St.Joseph, mo USA - Sunday, April 30, 2000 at 16:05:13 (CDT)

Just can't wait for the 85 miles of Garage sales - May 6 and 7. I know this year I will find again the "treasure of a life time" last year did good..good.
Donna [email protected]>
Rochester, Mn USA - Friday, April 07, 2000 at 17:06:17 (CDT)

Howdy neighbor! I applaud your vision and share your love and appreciation of "God's country."
abner bissellhoffer [email protected]>
Alibi Gulch, WI USA - Saturday, April 01, 2000 at 21:38:43 (CST)

I can dream can't I. The mighty MISS. holds a facination for people world-wide
Michael Elce [email protected]>
Manchester Lancs, ENGLAND - Thursday, March 30, 2000 at 03:16:57 (CST)

IT IS GREAT MAN
RYAN [email protected]>
WA, CA USA - Tuesday, March 28, 2000 at 21:42:31 (CST)

My husband and I have spent several weekends looking at the tundra swans in Alma, having a picnic overlooking the river, and looking at the eagles in Wabasha...we are looking forward to exploring more of the MVP cities!
Patricia Kazarow [email protected]>
St. Peter, MN USA - Monday, March 27, 2000 at 20:48:00 (CST)

Stockholm is a magical little city. "Joan of Art" gallary and restaurant is always the first on my list everytime I can escape to this sweet little town.
Neely Orr [email protected]>
Winona, MN USA - Friday, March 17, 2000 at 15:44:29 (CST)

Lake pepin has the best fishing anywhere.
Brett Staudinger [email protected]>
Waterloo, IA USA - Wednesday, March 08, 2000 at 18:39:10 (CST)

we would like to get a list of events in these citys if we could as we are in the food concession bussiness we are at 730 n 3rd st sterling co 80751 thanks jim this page is great
james grandy [email protected]>
sterling, co USA - Wednesday, March 01, 2000 at 19:54:33 (CST)

I was a foreign exchange student in Pepin 7 years ago and I was really glad to find this page with all this beautiful information about tha tow, thank you
Fernanda Torres [email protected]>
sao paulo, sp brasil - Tuesday, February 22, 2000 at 16:11:17 (CST)

I visited Stockholm back in 1974. Great experience since I lived in Stockholm, Sweden at that time. But what happend to the population. Used to be 99! Hope to vist Stockholm again soon.
Ragnar Falck [email protected]>
Helsingborg, Sweden - Monday, February 21, 2000 at 04:47:16 (CST)

you need more pictures
courtney smolenski [email protected]>
melbourne, Vic Australia - Sunday, February 20, 2000 at 00:23:00 (CST)

It is nice to find this site from back home [pepin] keep up the good work!
Todd Kallstrom [email protected]>
tucson, az USA - Saturday, February 19, 2000 at 05:04:53 (CST)

Have heard it was beautiful. From the above comments, I know it must be. Would love to visit someday.
L. Bowman [email protected]>
Hickory, NC USA - Friday, February 18, 2000 at 16:05:33 (CST)

Great site. Love the info, but would love even more pictures of the lake. Many memories of 6:00 am waterskiing and lounging on the tube for lazy afternoons on old Lake Pepin.
Ryan Trotter [email protected]>
Eldridge, IA USA - Monday, February 07, 2000 at 22:44:27 (CST)

Wabasha Mn is the best place on earth. After spending 13 summers there I can hardly wait for this summer to make 14!Wabasha is the most beautiful place on earth! Just want to say as I know many will agree with me that July 4th in Reed's is the best 24 hrs of the year! Lomg live Wabasha, Mississppi, and Reeds!
Lexi G. [email protected]>
Prior Lake, MN USA - Friday, January 28, 2000 at 11:56:32 (CST)

I am trying to get information about snowmobiling in your area. Could you please e-mail me back with information on this. Thank you
Cindy Niezgocki [email protected]>
Mahtomedi, mn USA - Thursday, January 20, 2000 at 14:17:56 (CST)

Is there a fishing float on Lake Pepin or in the surrounding area? Is there one handicapped accessible? When does river open up for fishing? I have been told fishing is great on the Mississippi. Thanks for help.
Art [email protected]>
Milw., WI USA - Monday, January 10, 2000 at 08:40:38 (CST)

Where is the Royal Palace in Stockholm?
Axel Nelson [email protected]>
LUND, M Sweden - Wednesday, December 22, 1999 at 11:25:36 (CST)

Merry Christmas and Happy New Millennium!
Håkan [email protected]>
Stockholm, Sweden - Wednesday, December 22, 1999 at 02:31:43 (CST)

My dream is to one day visit the city where they filmed "Grumpy and Grumpier Old men" movies. Before I die, I will visit Wabasha Minnesota.
Aaron Howard rron32h>
beech grove, in USA - Sunday, December 19, 1999 at 01:21:36 (CST)

Very good web site.
Amanda Odegard
black hawk, sd USA - Saturday, December 11, 1999 at 01:23:54 (CST)

Great web site. Wishing all of Wabasha & Lake City Happy Holidays. Dave would like to wish his classmates of St. Felix 1964 and their families Happy Holidays. Greetings to all the Miller's & Hager's.
Myriam Miller [email protected]>
Colorado Springs, CO USA - Tuesday, November 30, 1999 at 14:02:11 (CST)

I drive Pepin, Nelson, Alma as often as I can..brings back the fondest of memories as I recall the floods in the bottoms and driving across Lake Pepin on the frozen river when I visited Grandma Mia Castleberg in Pepin in the winter..If only my children had such wonderful memories..
Philip Castleberg [email protected]>
Orlando, fla USA - Friday, November 26, 1999 at 17:52:17 (CST)

Tomorrow -Nov.20 -lst day of deer hunting season in Wisconsin. Take note: watch for deer when traveling, especially from dusk on-it is easy to rack up a $2,000 deer if you get distracted with the scenic beauty.This applies to Mn. & Wi. all year-stay safe and enjoy our area during all four seasons.
Donna [email protected]>
MVP, WI USA - Friday, November 19, 1999 at 16:43:33 (CST)

CAN'T WAIT TO GO TO MAIDEN ROCK. WE ALAWAYS STAY ACROSS THE RIVER IN FRONTENAC. WE HAVEN'T MADE IT TO MAIDEN ROCK!
KIM CARLSON (SWENKE) [email protected]>
ELLENDALE,, MN USA - Thursday, November 18, 1999 at 22:58:54 (CST)

I lived in Frontenac from 1946-1965) with a couple years off in between in Red Wing and Salt Lake City. My parents were Ed and Martha Possehland my dad worked at Red Wing Shoe Co. Mom still lives in Red Wing now, but I remeber all of my Frontenac days, especially ice skating over Lake Pepin to Maiden Rock - and being married in the Frontenac Episcopal church in 1967. We still get back to Frontenac, how much times have changed but Old Frontenac is still much the same.
Judy Morganroth (Possehl) [email protected]>
Columbia, CT USA - Sunday, November 14, 1999 at 13:26:39 (CST)

I enjoyed learning more about the town I live in! Thanks!
Ali Banick [email protected]>
Bay City, WI USA - Thursday, November 11, 1999 at 09:26:41 (CST)

October 29th - High 72 ABOVE ZERO - Sunny and beautiful in the MVP area along the Upper Mississippi River Beautiful Fall!
Donna [email protected]>
MVP, WI USA - Saturday, October 30, 1999 at 08:17:38 (CDT)

Hello to Stan and Vonnie Wold. Is winter there yet? It's just cooling off in Florida
Willis F. White [email protected]>
Winter Springs, FL USA - Wednesday, October 27, 1999 at 19:21:59 (CDT)

My son and visited your town in September. I fell in love with your city! I have plans to move there as soon as possible. Thank you so much for keeping "small town America" alive and well and beautiful!
Victoria [email protected]>
Oklahoma City, OK USA - Wednesday, October 27, 1999 at 00:10:23 (CDT)

I would like to find out more information on being a vendor at the Stockholm Art Fair. Was a regular attender in my early years, now as an artist would love to showcase my talent.
Gina [email protected]>
MN USA - Monday, October 18, 1999 at 15:46:26 (CDT)

Very helpful site-didn't know you had so much to do-went on our lst Carosol ride-Lark Toys-kids thrilled. On to Cheese factory we just had a great family time together. Coming back next weekend. As my aunt from Arizona is coming to visit and want to bring her. Thanks again.
Mary Sue [email protected]>
Albert Lea, MN USA - Monday, October 11, 1999 at 15:26:49 (CDT)

I'm excited and wanted to share this story. We toured your area Friday & Saturday. Could not have been a better time for us. We traveled a county road north of Nelson. My rummage sale find of the year. An very old baby buggy for $50 my neighbor offer me $175 when he saw it. NO WAY it is mine. Can't wait to come back.
Sharon [email protected]>
St. Cloud, Mn USA - Sunday, October 10, 1999 at 15:22:20 (CDT)

If you have not toured this area this fall you "must" put it on your agenda. It is beathtaking. Take a little more time and take any of the county backroads for a refreshing & renewing experience. You will not be disappointed! Enjoy your trip.
Donna [email protected]>
USA - Sunday, October 10, 1999 at 08:48:27 (CDT)

If you have not toured this area this fall you "must" put it on your agenda. It is beathtaking. Take a little more time and take any of the county backroads for a refreshing & renewing experience. You will not be disappointed! Enjoy your trip.
Donna Krebsbach [email protected]>
USA - Sunday, October 10, 1999 at 08:46:54 (CDT)

This is a fantastic site. Would someone please answer my really stupid question and tell me exactly where the Mississippi River begins? Thanks in advance.
Mary Anne Wilcox [email protected]>
TX USA - Saturday, October 09, 1999 at 23:23:51 (CDT)

Great web page, we are getting lots of response from fishermen and others
Bea Koch [email protected]>
camp lacupolis, mn USA - Friday, October 08, 1999 at 19:56:19 (CDT)

Pretty good site. You should encourage the individual B&B, motels, etc., to add e-mail, a small picture, room rates. Maybe on go-getter rents/buys a camera, and does the circuit? Was looking for a long week-end getaway. One site, SeaWing had good pictures, rates, etc, but local theatre group calendar only current month. Good job Red Gables Inn, but check spelling. I liked your room pictures. Used e-mails where available, and printed out directory. Convince the non e-mail sites, this is spontaneous media, and I and others may not actually get to calling even if I printed it.
Robert Stauffer, Jr [email protected]>
Oshkosh, Wi USA - Friday, September 24, 1999 at 19:03:31 (CDT)

Beautiful country! Great website!!
Joan Shields-Sticha [email protected]>
St Paul, MN USA - Sunday, September 05, 1999 at 18:32:02 (CDT)

Looks Amazing.. Will be there this weekend!!
michelle [email protected]>
madison, WI USA - Friday, September 03, 1999 at 09:23:47 (CDT)

HI I ENJOY YOUR LITTLE TOWN OF KELLOGG. I WILL BE COMMING DOWN FOR YOUR WATERMELON FESTVAL THIS YEAR MY BOYFRIEND ALSO ENJOYS YOUR TOWN AND YOUR WATERMELON FESTIVAL. CAN YOU SIGN ME UP FOR YOUR FREE PAPER MY ADDRESS IS 116 I ST NW GRAND MEADOW MN 55936 BOX 466. THANKS LIZ SCHNEIDER
Liz Schneider [email protected]>
GRANDMEADOW, MN USA - Saturday, August 21, 1999 at 09:00:50 (CDT)

just back fom your beautiful area. Thanks for putting up with us. We had a wonderful time and plan to return again.
Ed Monroe [email protected]>
Peoria, IL USA - Friday, August 20, 1999 at 09:15:38 (CDT)

Very enticing. I'll be there next week with my friend for the first time and all the way from Singapore!
Grace Tay [email protected]>
Singapore - Thursday, July 29, 1999 at 03:58:00 (CDT)

We are going to travel through your area on this years "Girls weekend". My mother and two sisters and I are looking forward to our time together in your area.
Deb Oslund [email protected]>
Little Falls, MN USA - Wednesday, July 14, 1999 at 19:34:51 (CDT)

Looking forward to visiting
Diane Williams [email protected]>
Woodbury, MN USA - Monday, July 05, 1999 at 14:28:37 (CDT)

Just dropped in to see where I came from. Excellent site, well done!
Tom Dammann [email protected]>
Orlando,, FL USA - Saturday, June 26, 1999 at 17:25:25 (CDT)

nice web site. looking forward to visiting this area soon.
Barb Fleming Carney [email protected]>
Barrington, IL USA - Tuesday, June 15, 1999 at 13:19:04 (CDT)

Discovered friends live in Frontenac area. Looking forward to visiting.

Tom Fischer [email protected]>
Fargo, ND USA - Monday, June 14, 1999 at 14:46:19 (CDT)

Looking at July vac. your area.
Jim Underwood [email protected]>
Westland, Mi USA - Friday, June 11, 1999 at 10:30:57 (CDT)

MVP is a great organization-has a strong partnership with all 12 river communities-Am proud to be a member! This site only includes businesses that are members-there are more businesses in each community, but encourage you to support the members "they are special"
Donna Krebsbach [email protected]>
Alma, WI USA - Thursday, June 10, 1999 at 09:28:45 (CDT)

cool page, nice to see my hometown of kellogg on the internet:)
sarah [email protected]>
saint paul, mn USA - Wednesday, June 09, 1999 at 22:55:02 (CDT)

Nice Page
unga bonga person [email protected]>
St.Paul, MN USA - Wednesday, May 19, 1999 at 13:18:54 (CDT)

Hey. I'm out here looking at my home town. I am Chamber of Commerce President and would like to here from your Chamber and my classmates. Great job..
Vicki Halifax (McFaden) [email protected]>
Marcellus, Mi USA - Friday, April 30, 1999 at 12:29:18 (CDT)

I love Stockholm, Wisconsin. I love everything about it -- shoppes, art fair, cliffs, eagles, railroad tracks, and the farms back up in the hills. Try to make it down at least four times a year.
Juliana Tuel
St. Paul, MN USA - Thursday, April 29, 1999 at 04:22:17 (CDT)

Great Site, Easy Access
Mary De Roos
lake City, MN USA - Wednesday, April 28, 1999 at 19:04:43 (CDT)

Hi, this is Melissa, from Camp LaCupolis. Just checking out the webpage. It looks good. See you this summer. :) :)
Melissa Schwab [email protected]>
Cedar Rapids, IA USA - Thursday, April 08, 1999 at 14:37:33 (CDT)

Great web page. You did a terrific job.
Toni Smith [email protected]>
Wabasha, MN USA - Tuesday, March 30, 1999 at 14:55:31 (CST)

What a great web site!!! WHO IS THE WEB MASTER MUST BE A GENIUS! Thanks for the tour it was fun.
JAVA JIM

Java Jim [email protected]>
Wabasha, MN USA - Tuesday, February 16, 1999 at 14:10:59 (CST)

Love the whole thing. I want to see more. Keep up the good work!!!
Sue Mundy [email protected]>
Wabasha, MN USA - Thursday, December 10, 1998 at 17:08:34 (CST)

Hi...
Just giving this a try.
Bill from MVP

Bill Cooper [email protected]>
Maiden Rock, WI USA - Sunday, December 06, 1998 at 13:48:22 (CST)

Testing, This Works
Daniel Wilson [email protected]>
Wabasha, Mn USA - Thursday, December 03, 1998 at 15:35:03 (CST)



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