What’s On Your Mind?

Sandy Weldon, Mountain View, Ca.: “I grew up in Gaylord. I’m back here for my 55th high school class reunion.”
Kim Haverkamp, Detroit Lakes: “I’m 100 percent German. I love German food and music and being part of my heritage.”
Kim Burke, Walker: “Everyone is happy here, full of life. It’s a big party and I like that.”
Paula Gutheridge, Cass Lake: “The camaraderie and friends. It’s a new experience.”
Craig Sharpe, Shoreview: “I lived in New Ulm for a year of grade school. It’s our first time here for Oktoberfest.”
Vonnie Sharpe, Shoreview: “A friend recommended it. We toured New Ulm. I like shopping and quilting.”

What brings you to Oktoberfest? (Asked at the Best Western Plus on Friday)