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Archive - May 2017


May 17th

Playoff time for softballers

Sectionals coming up fast for GSL

Man rescued from cave-in

High school bands perform year-end concert

Junior high hosts spring music concert

6th annual Mileka’s Run draws 242 runners

Highway 22 detour to end today

The Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT) announced this morning that the detour on Highway 22 near Glencoe should be removed by noon today, and traffic in that area can resume.

The detour was put in place as part of the city of Glencoe's street and utility improvement project.

Inducted into Phi Theta Kappa

Devin Fleck and Leah Peterson, both of Glencoe, and Emily Hackbarth of Silver Lake, were among students named to Phi Theta Kappa at Ridgewater College. Phi Theta Kappa is the international honor society for two-year colleges and recognizes students for their academic achievements as well as leadership, service and scholarship.

Barott receives scholarship

South Dakota State University recently announced that Kirsten Barott of Glencoe will receive the Wayne and Jacquie Anderson Scholarship for the upcoming academic year. Barott, a graduate of Glencoe-Silver Lake High School, will be pursuing a bachelor’s degree in agricultural education, communication and leadership.

Sibley County historical group sets meetings, museum hours

The Sibley County Historical Society is resuming its meetings every fourth Tuesday of the month through October.
The society will meet Tuesday, May 23, at 7 p.m., in the Henderson City Library meeting room. The topic is “Crazy Quilts” with guest speaker Sandi Andersen. Andersen is an avid quilter who also hosts classes on making quilts and other craft items. She will speak on the history of quilts and their designs.