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Archive - Sep 6, 2017


Soccer falls 4-0 at Orono

Spikers fall twice at home

Panthers dominate at Foley

Fly-in, food

Long-term care under construction

New teachers at GSL

Simon & Garfunkel tribute set for Sept. 9 in Glencoe

The Glencoe Performing Artists Series presents “Scarborough Fair, a Simon and Garfunkel Experience.” Prepare to fall in love again with the music of Simon and Garfunkel.
The Guthrie Brothers, Jeb and Jock, will be at the Glencoe-Silver Lake High School auditorium on Saturday, Sept. 9, at 7 p.m. Through songs, stories, trivia and humor, they pay homage to the music of Simon and Garfunkel and engage the audience along the way. The show highlights the brothers’ deep connection to this music, and to the 1960s, the time period that made it all happen.

5 injured in 4-vehicle accident near Green Isle

Four vehicles were involved in an accident that injured five people on Highway 5 near 196th Street in Green Isle Township, Sibley County, on Tuesday, Aug. 29. The accident was reported at 6:41 p.m.

Helen Baker School options are ongoing

Today, Wednesday, is the start of the new school year for Glencoe-Silver Lake Public Schools, and there is a lot of excitement and anticipation as Lincoln Campus students and staff are finally (more or less) in place in their new classrooms, cafeteria and other new spaces.
And that excitement and anticipation are well deserved. The school district is finally seeing the fruition of years of facility planning, and the result of a voter-approved building bond after two prior votes failed.

He said he’d never do it … but he did

I did something recently that I said I would never do.
I attended a Vikings pre-season game at U.S. Bank Stadium and rode the light rail transit to get there. Three things I swore were boondoggles.
First, pre-season football is like watching paint dry. It doesn’t count and, well, it’s boring.