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Archive - 2017

March 21st

Panthers prep for spring sports

‘Luck of the Irish’

Wee Friends visit The Chronicle

GSL choirs, bands earn superior ratings at large-group contests

On Wednesday, March 15, four music ensembles from Glencoe-Silver Lake (GSL) High School participated in the State-Section Large Group Contest at Comfrey High School. These ensembles are under the direction of Peter Gepson (band) and Kay Wilson (choir).

30th annual St. Paddy’s Day parade

A musical evening at GSL

Marvin C. Woehler, 77, of Willmar

Marvin C. Woehler, 77, of Willmar, died Saturday, Feb. 25, 2017, at Copperleaf Senior Living Memory Care Unit in Willmar.
His funeral will be Saturday, March 25, at 11 a.m., at Harvey Anderson Funeral Home in Willmar with burial in the Glencoe City Cemetery. Military honors will be provided by American Legion Post 167.
Visitation will be Friday, March 24, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., at the funeral home, and will continue one hour prior to the service, also at the funeral home.

Delores Evelyn Schrupp, 91, of NYA

Delores Evelyn (Koerschen) (Winter) Schrupp, 91, of Norwood Young America, died Thursday, March 16, 2017, at St. Francis Regional Medical Center in Shakopee.
Funeral services were held Monday, March 20, at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Norwood Young America with the Rev. Eric Hutchison officiating. Rita Luecke was the organist. Congregational hymns were “I’m But a Stranger Here,” “My Faith Looks Up to Thee” and “Jesus, Lead Thou On.”

Stewart City Council accepts bid for new north truck ring road

The Stewart City Council awarded the low bid of $831,322.58 to R&R Excavating, Inc., of Hutchinson for the proposed Mill Street construction project.
City Engineer Andy Kehren from Bolton and Menk informed the council that five bids were received ranging from the low bid to over $985,000.
The sealed bids were opened March 1.
The city has received a $500,000 grant from the state Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED) to help with the project.

Junior high band, choir performance