Monthly Archives: February 2018


National FFA Week is February 17 through the 24th. Pictured below is the Edgerton FFA Chapter:      

Rebels Stymie Eagles 65-64 in OT

By Skip Hunter – The SWC boys basketball team’s second game last week was against Red Rock Conference foe as well as fellow Section 3A South member MCC. The game was in the Slayton gym, a notoriously difficult place for

Eagles Put Down Dragons

By Skip Hunter – The second game of last week’s SWC girls basketball journey found them hosting the Adrian Dragons. The Dragons held an 8-6 conference record, good for sixth place. The JV won the preliminary game by a 53-36

Fulda Defeats EHS Boys

By Mike Drooger – The Fulda Raiders boys’ basketball team has made a name for itself during the 2017-’18 campaign from beyond the three-point arc. Earlier in the season, when Edgerton traveled to Fulda, the Raiders attempted 49 shots from

Sadie Vander Wal

January 18, 1930 – February 12, 2018 Funeral services for Sadie Vander Wal, 88, of Slayton, Minn., were held on Monday, Feb. 19, 2018, at the Chandler Reformed Church in Chandler at 11:00 a.m. with Rev. Roger Punt officiating. Burial

Betty Steenstra

October 17, 1941 – February 12, 2018 Betty Steenstra, 76, of Edgerton, Minn., died Monday, February 12, 2018, at her home. A memorial service was held at 10:30 a.m., Saturday, Feb. 17, at the Dingmann Funeral Home in Luverne, officiated

Darwin Kreun

May 18, 1928 – February 11, 2018 Funeral services for Darwin Kreun, 89, of Edgerton, Minn., were held Friday, February 16, 2018, 2:00 p.m. at Bethel Christian Reformed Church in Edgerton with Pastor Brian Kornelis officiating. Interment was in the

Speech Team Attends Luverne Meet

The February thaw was melting the snow on Thursday, Feb. 15, as the 7th and 8th grade Dutchmen speech competitors travelled to Luverne for their first Junior High meet. Competing was Aiden Alvarez in storytelling, Shibley VandeGriend in poetry, and

SCHOOL NEWS from Edgerton Public School

Elementary PE We have been busy learning about the Winter Olympics. We know they are taking place in South Korea. And we found out the “luge” sled weighs 50 pounds and it can go 80 mph. Some of the events

Frontier Communications Under Investigation

The Minnesota Public Utilities Commission (PUC) has requested an investigation into Frontier Communications, one of the few local choices for phone and internet services in the Edgerton, Chandler, and Leota area. According to the PUC website, they received a large