Monthly Archives: December 2017

Participate in Cultural Event

On Friday, Dec. 8, the Minnesota West Community CTC Worthington Campus and Minnesota West Foundation held their Celebrations Around the World. It is a fundraiser for the international students they have at the college. Tom and Arla Bouma of Edgerton

Students Give Play

The Edgerton Public High School performed Is there a doctor in the house? by Tim Kelly December 8 and 9. The students had three showings this year, which was a change from two showings in previous years. “It was so

Chargers Outpace Eagles

By Skip Hunter – The Southwest Minnesota Christian Eagles took on the second of the two Charger teams that they played last week. On a wintry Thursday evening the Sioux Falls Christian Chargers made their way to Edgerton along with

Dutchmen Crush HLO

By Nancy Wassink – The Edgerton Dutchmen handily defeated Heron Lake/Okabena Tuesday night, December 19 by a score of 74-14.  Chynna Berning led scorers with 16 points and Lila Ockenga picked up a double-double with 15 points and 12 rebounds.

Eagles Claw Panthers

By Skip Hunter – The Southwest Minnesota Eagles boys basketball team had one last game before the break. The Ellsworth Panthers came to town last Tuesday. These were not the Panthers of years gone by when the Schillings were present

Marie Vander Top

December 9, 1921 – December 7, 2017 Funeral services for Marie Vander Top, 96, of Edgerton, Minn., formerly of Chandler, Minn., were held Wednesday, Dec. 20, 2017, at the Chandler Christian Reformed Church with Pastor Josh Christoffels officiating. Interment was

K&R Hosts Mr. Coyote

On Saturday, December 16, K & R Firearms hosted Randy Anderson, a man famous for his coyote hunting exploits. Anderson drew a crowd of about 160 people, who listened to him talk about the joys of coyote hunting, along with

Helped Spread Christmas Cheer

Last week, a bunch of “Christmas elves” showed up at Mark Engeltjes’ place one afternoon to decorate his yard for Christmas. This was always something he loved to do but was unable to do it alone this year as he

Wins $500 Dutch Dollars!

On Thursday, December 22, the drawing was held for the Shop at Home $500 promotion. Local merchants wanted to reward their customers for shopping in Edgerton this Holiday Season. There were a total of 1,562 cards entered in the drawing,

Edgerton’s Rural Water Connection Tops Headlines in 2018

In June, the Edgerton City Council voted to connect to the Lincoln Pipestone Rural Water System. On October 31, LPRW officially began receiving water from the Lewis and Clark Water System into its distribution system.  They are currently pumping approximately