Victoria Valley Orchard located in Shoreview was open for business on Oct. 3 The apple orchard in open daily from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. this fall and features Honeycrisp, Cortland, McIntosh and Wealthy apples.
Shepherd of the Hills as it stands today. (submitted photo)
Shepherd of the Hills celebrates its 50th
On Sept. 20, a local church congregation will celebrate its golden anniversary. Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church in Shoreview is about to turn the big 5-0.
The first ever Shepherd of the Hills service was held on Sept. 19, 1965 at Island Lake School. 154 people attended this inaugural service. Fast-forward 50 years and the church is still going strong.