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Archive - Oct 2017


October 25th

There is help here for domestic assault victims

To the Editor:
Family violence, domestic assault, and dating violence are words we hear in the news every day. Domestic violence has many names and many victims. It knows no boundaries. It doesn’t matter how much money you have, or where you live. It doesn’t matter what your race, religion, or sexual orientation is. Anyone can become a victim of domestic violence.

Hutchinson man hurt in crash near Hector

A Hutchinson man was hurt in a one-vehicle crash north of Hector on Saturday, Oct. 14, at about 8:48 a.m.
According to the Renville County Sheriff’s Office, Isiah Boehme, 19, of Hutchinson, was driving east on County Road 11 in a 2015 Chrysler 200 when the vehicle entered the ditch on the north side of the road, hit a field approach and then came to rest in a field.
Boehme was conscious and alert and able to free himself from the vehicle. There were no passengers. Boehme was taken by ambulance to Hutchinson Health Hospital.

Leaping deer causes chain-reaction crash

A deer leaping out of a ditch caused a chain-reaction accident on Highway 169 in Nicollet County that involved five vehicles and resulted in injuries to six people, including two Gaylord teenagers. The accident was reported Sunday at 7:17 p.m.

Lester Prairie woman hurt in 3-car crash Friday

Teresa Beth Jopp, 39, of Lester Prairie, was injured in a three-vehicle crash on Highway 169 at the Highway 22 intersection in St. Peter. The Minnesota State Patrol said the accident was reported Friday at 8:38 p.m.

Buffalo man injured in crash in Arlington Oct. 15

A Buffalo man was injured in a one-vehicle crash in the city of Arlington on Sunday, Oct. 15, according to the Sibley County Sheriff’s Office.
The accident occurred about 4:28 a.m. at the intersection of Highway 5 and Fourth Avenue NW in the city. The Arlington fire and ambulance services were dispatched. Upon arrival, it was discovered that the vehicle was on fire.
Robert Alan Herdina, 32, of Buffalo, was taken to Ridgeview Sibley Medical Center with non-life-threatening injuries. The vehicle, a 1999 Buick Century, was considered a total loss.

Son born to Hutchinson couple

Amy Chermak and Seth Hopkins of Hutchinson announce the birth of their son, Silas Edward Theodore Hopkins, who arrived Oct. 10, 2017, at Glencoe Regional Health Services. Silas weighed 9 pounds, 15 ounces, and was 221⁄2 inches long. He is welcomed by his grandparents, Edward Chermak of Hector and Alan and Naomi Hopkins of Silver Lake.

Girl born to Glencoe couple

Kari Johnson and John Kunkel of Glencoe announce the birth of their daughter, Vera Ann Kunkel, who arrived Oct. 9, 2017, at Glencoe Regional Health Services. Vera weighed 8 pounds, 7 ounces, and was 201⁄2 inches long. She is welcomed by her sister Kora and her grandparents, Bob and Lori Kunkel of Glencoe, Geoff and Leann Johnson of Windom, Verna and Harold Kunkel of Glencoe and Clara Johnson of Windom.

Boy born to Glencoe couple

Maria Avilez Benitez and Salvador Perez of Glencoe announce the birth of their son, Erik Perez Avilez, who arrived Oct. 5, 2017, at Glencoe Regional Health Services. Erik weighed 7 pounds, 7 ounces, and was 20 inches long. He is welcomed by his brother William.

Paumen receives scholarship

South Dakota State University junior Sadie Paumen is receiving the Peggy Wanta nursing scholarship in support of the Jackrabbit Guarantee this academic year. Paumen is the daughter of Joseph and Ane Paumen of Glencoe.

Boy born to Silver Lake couple

Megan and Lucas Gilhousen announce the birth of their son, Payson Larry Gilhousen, who arrived Oct. 19, 2017, at Glencoe Regional Health Services. Payson weighed 6 pounds, 15 ounces, and was 19 inches long. He is welcomed by his brother Curtis and his grandparents, Larry and Jeanette Tongen of Brownton and Kathy Gilhousen of Hutchinson.