August 1st, 2017

Daughter born to Pecks

Randy and Lindsey Peck of Novi, Michigan, announce the arrival of a daughter, Aria Leigh, born July 19, 2017, at St. John Providence Park Hospital in Novi. Aria weighed 6 pounds, 11 ounces, and was 201⁄4 inches long at birth. Grandparents are Frank and Lori Kaczmarek of Silver Lake and Roger and Nancy Peck of Gladwin, Michigan. Great-grandparents are Bob and Val Shamla of Silver Lake.

Trouts announce son’s birth

Andrew and Janaly Trout of New Auburn announce the birth of a son, Blake Reuben Trout, who arrived July 8, 2017, at Glencoe Regional Health Services. Blake weighed 8 pounds and was 19 inches long. He is welcomed by his sister Izabel Trout and grandparents Ignacia and Miguel Farias of Gaylord, Keri Trout of Arlington and Alan Trout of Gaylord.

2 adults, 5 children hurt in single-vehicle accident

Two adults were taken by air ambulance to Hennepin County Medical Center in Minneapolis and five children were taken to Hutchinson Health Hospital for treatment of minor injuries following a one-vehicle rollover west of Hutchinson Sunday.
According to the McLeod County Sheriff’s Office, the accident was reported at 7:02 p.m. and occurred just east of Zane Avenue on 870th Street.

3 injured in 3-vehicle crash on Highway 212

Three people were treated for non-life-threatening injuries following a three-vehicle accident on Highway 212 near Major Avenue Monday. The accident was reported at 5:09 p.m.

Glencoe native, wife win award for uniquely designed necklace

Patrick Mohs, made up of Patrick Nelson, formerly of Glencoe, and his wife, Mary Kay Mohs, was recently awarded with a Vision International Design Award from Manufacturing Jewelers & Suppliers of America for one of its necklaces, named the Night Sky necklace.
Although Nelson and Mohs have won a couple of awards in the industry since beginning their jewelry business in 2010, this is their first design award — and by the looks of it, it won’t be their last.
For both Nelson and Mohs, their journeys to becoming jewelers began at home.

Bicyclist struck, injured by SUV on Highway 212

A 66-year-old male bicyclist from Papillon, Nebraska, was injured today on Highway 212 when his bicycle was struck by a 2001 Ford Escape driven by a 61-year-old woman from Howard Lake. Names of the driver and the cyclist will be released about 6 p.m.
The Minnesota State Patrol said the bicycle and the Escape were both eastbound on Highway 212 near Chandler Avenue, Glencoe, when the accident happened at about 1:30 p.m.

Brownton marches on to regions

Who needs hits when hit batters will do?
The Brownton Bruins punched their ticket to the Region 7C Tournament by completing a two-games-to-one playoff series defeat of the Glencoe Brewers on Sunday, July 30.
To accomplish the feat, the Bruins topped the Brewers 3-2 in the third and deciding game despite having more of their batters hit (five) than their batters logged hits (two).
Two of those hit batters, Josh Dietz and Matt Schwichtenberg, figured large in the final count as Brownton rallied from a 2-1 deficit in the eighth inning to claim victory.

McLeod County Road 3 now open to traffic

The McLeod County Road 3 (110th Street) rehabilitation project west of Glencoe to just northeast of Brownton is substantially complete and now open to traffic. Barricades were taken down today, according to the McLeod County Highway Department.

Minor cleanup and seeding remain to be done and will be performed under traffic.

July 27th

McLeod County - Comissioners Meeting

McLeod County

Commissioners Meeting Minutes 7/5/17

Commissioners Nagel, Wright, Pohlmeier, Krueger and Shimanski were present.
Krueger/Pohlmeier motion carried unanimously to approve the agenda as revised.

City of Glencoe- Council Meeting

City of Glencoe

JUNE 19, 2017
7:00 P.M.
Mayor Wilson called the regular meeting of the City Council to order at 7:00 p.m. Members present: Schrupp, Alexander, Robeck, Ziemer and Neid. Also present: City Administrator Mark Larson, Finance Director Trippel, PWDs Schreifels and Voigt and Fire Chief Grack.
Member Robeck motioned to approve consent agenda as presented. Member Neid seconded. All members voted in favor.
A.  Approve the minutes of the regular meeting of June 5, 2017.