Monthly Archives: January 2018

Dash for Cash Winner

Pictured from left are Sydni Vander Haar, holding the money she won, ZuZu Schmitke, president of Leaders for Life, holding the $100, and Brad Bruxvoort, vice president at First State Bank Southwest. By Brad Bruxvoort – The First State Bank

Wonderful World of White

Mild temperatures over snow-covered ground created fog and hoarfrost several days last week. The winter-wonderland was beautiful and the break from the deep freeze was welcomed. Saturday night we received a couple inches of snow that were a surprise to

Ready For More Residents

By Jill Fennema – Edgebrook Care Center has been going through some changes in the last five months. Early next week, a massive overhaul of the HVAC system will be complete. Each room in the care center will have ducted

Ewing Begins Transition to Administrator, Strong Asks County For Land To Plant Trees

By Claire Beekman Steve Ewing, newly hired Pipestone County administrator, will begin his position on February 16. Ewing currently serves as the Emergency Medical Services (EMS) and Emergency Management (EM) director for the county. He will continue to assist with

Celebrates 100 Years

Peter Krosschell will celebrate his 100th birthday on Thursday, Feb. 1. Beside him as he celebrates is his wife of 77 years, Alice, who is 98. Pete was born in 1918 to Evert and Eva (Vander Voort) Krosschell of Edgerton.

Eagles Outlast Canby Lancers

By Skip Hunter – The SWC girls basketball team ended their week last Saturday by hosting the Canby Lancers. The Lancers, members of 3A North and the Camden Conference, came into the game with a 4-10 record. They played anything

Arrows Nudge Eagles 65-64

By Skip Hunter – The gym was packed; the gym was rocking. SWC’s home court was the place to be last Tuesday night as Pipestone came to town. The Eagles had gone down decisively in a game in Pipestone at

Dutchmen Defeat Wolverines

By Nancy Wassink – The Dutchmen defeated Mt. Lake January 18 at home by a score of 52-32. An equal contest early in the game, the Edgerton squad took an early lead by 3 and stayed just ahead of the

Charlotte Griffin

September 25, 1930 – January 18, 2018 Charlotte Griffin, age 87, passed away Thursday, January 18, 2018 at the Good Samaritan Society – Mary Jane Brown Home in Luverne. A memorial service will be held on Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Sharon Gens

May 13, 1944 – January 10, 2018 Funeral services for Sharon Gens, 73, of Slayton, Minn., formerly of Chandler, Minn., were held Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018, at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in Lake Wilson, Minn., with Rev. Greg Hall officiating.