June 29th, 2016

Ralph Haberman, 66, of Norwood Young America

Ralph Haberman, 66, of Norwood Young America, died Monday, June 27, 2016, at his home.

Funeral services will be Saturday, July 2, at 1:30 p.m., at LaCanne Famly Funeral Home in Windom, with interment in Lakeview Cemetery in Windom.

Visitation will be Friday, July 1, from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m., at Paul-McBride Funeral Chapel in Norwood Young America, and will continue Saturday, July 2, from 1 p.m to 1:30 p.m., one-half hour prior to the service at LaCanne Family Funeral Home in Windom.

Sun comes out for Glencoe Days

Honoring peace officers

2016 Stewartfest Celebration

Blue Jays batter Brewers at Glencoe Days

Brownton keeps Glencoe in skid

Post 641 wins Andyman Tournament

Trailblazer Board continues to ponder workplace issues

Sand Creek Group, which Trailblazer Transit hired to help it deal with its workplace environment, has withdrawn its services.
And Trailblazer’s executive assistant, Cindy Posivio, has resigned.
Both items were discussed as the Joint Powers Board met Thursday morning.

County Board declines to hire HHW manager

A proposal to hire a manager for McLeod County’s household hazardous waste (HHW) facility failed on a 3-2 vote Tuesday, June 21.
The county’s staffing committee recommended approving the new position, rather than hire a HHW technician. The resignation of a technician is what brought the matter before the staffing committee.

County focuses on education regarding AIS

McLeod County Environmental Services has been working the past two years to educate the public on the issue of aquatic invasive species (AIS) in area waterways.
On Tuesday, June 21, the McLeod County Board heard an update on the success of that public education program, aided in part by a survey to evaluate the effectiveness of the program.