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Welcome to the Maple Lake Messenger website… Your Hometown Newspaper! Named “2017 Newspaper in Advertising Excellence”!

 

Established in 1895, the Messenger is the only newspaper in Wright County still operating under its original name.

The Messenger is published each Wednesday and is filled with the news of Maple Lake, Minnesota. We offer reports on local governments, schools, community events, business activities, births, obituaries, weddings and the news that affects your friends and neighbors in Maple Lake. Pick up a copy of the newspaper at any of the following Maple Lake locations: The Messenger office, at Maple Lake BP Amoco, Dollar General, H&H Sport Shop, Lake Region Co-op, Maple Lake Municipal Liquor Store, and Irish Blessings Coffee House. In Annandale, the Messenger can be purchased at the Marketplace, and in Buffalo, the newspaper is available at Cub Foods. If you would like to have the Messenger delivered to your door, hit this link “subscribe now!”  If you’d like to receive it online, subscribe to our e-edition (free to our print subscribers).

 

Maple Lake Messenger
P.O. Box 817, 218 Division St. West
Maple Lake, MN 55358

Office hours: Mon. through Thurs., 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Friday through Sunday: CLOSED

Phone: 320-963-3813 • Fax: 320-963-6114

 

News:         news@maplelakemessenger.com

Ads:            ads@maplelakemessenger.com

Comments: publisher@maplelakemessenger.com

 

The Messenger is published every Wednesday in Maple Lake
Subscription Rates:
$27 per year in Wright County
$30 outside Wright County
$52 out of state
E-Edition free with print subscription
$25 E-Edition without print subscription

NEWS DEADLINE:  Monday at 4 p.m.*
ADVERTISING DEADLINE:  Monday at 4 p.m.*
CLASSIFIED DEADLINE:  Tuesday at noon

*If a holiday falls on a Monday, the news and advertising deadlines change to Friday at 4 p.m.

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Michele Pawlenty, Publisher
publisher@maplelakemessenger.com

 

Harold Brutlag, Publisher 1968-2000, Master Printer
office@maplelakemessenger.com

 

Brenda Erdahl, News/Sports Editor
news@maplelakemessenger.com

 

Don Dittberner, Design Editor
ads@maplelakemessenger.com

 

 Nick Pawlenty, Layout Editor/News
nick@maplelakemessenger.com

 

Kolleen Benz, Office Administrator
office@maplelakemessenger.com

 

 Bob Zimmerman, Columnist/Ad Sales
ads@maplelakemessenger.com

 

Messenger Interns
intern@maplelakemessenger.com