Hamlet Declares it’s Superiority

Anyone travelling down highway 331, affectionately referred to as The Hoop and Holler, will have noticed the small hamlet of Newton has come out with a bold statement. No one will admit to it being a...

Sofa Sightings!

Local furniture stores should be aware of a growing trend in couches in the Portage la Prairie area. A lovely powder blue leather couch on the dike just south of Portage It looks like we are developing...

Paranormal Presence in Deer Pen?

Before dawn on November 3 some eerie items were spotted in the deer pen on Island Park. The Hoop and Holler was alerted by a faithful viewer that a half dozen fires were blazing 8 to 12 feet high. We...

North End Mystery – Dumper Loses Pants?

A regular viewer of The Hoop and Holler came upon a mysterious sight at the compost depot in Portage la Prairie’s north end. Pants with no peoples at the compost pile A pair of lone pants were found...