November 4th, 2015

Connie Carrigan, 51, of Lester Prairie

Connie R. Carrigan, 51, of Lester Prairie, died Saturday, Oct. 31, 2015, at Abbott-Northwestern Hospital in Minneapolis.
A memorial service will be held Wednesday, Nov. 4, at 2 p.m., at The Maresh Funeral Home in Silver Lake. The Rev. Tom C. Rakow will officiate. Interment will follow at the Bohemian National Cemetery. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. Urn bearers will be Mandy Carrigan and Missy Carrigan.

Mary Louise Buckentin, 62, of Plato

Mary Buckentin, 62, of Plato, died Friday, Oct. 30, at her home. 
Memorial services will be held Friday, Nov. 6, at 11 a.m., at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in Glencoe. The Rev. Roger Eng will officiate. Congregational hymns will be “Broken Vessel (Amazing Grace),” “You Alone” and “Good, Good Father.”

Girls' CC wraps up season at sections

The Glencoe-Silver Lake girls’ cross country team wrapped up its 2015 season with a 16th-place finish at the Section 2A meet in Montgomery on Thrusday, Nov. 29.

Eighth-grader Gia Venier led the youthful Panthers in their second running of the season on the 5,000-meter course at Montgomery Golf Course, placing 64th overall in a time of 22 minutes, 40.5 seconds.

Following Venier in short order was seventh-grader Majkya Metcalf, who took 65th in 22:46. 1.

Lady Panthers' season ends in subsection semis

An exciting and successful campaign that was the Glencoe-Silver Lake volleyball team’s 2015 season came to a close Monday night in a loss to Belle Plaine in the Section 2AA North subsection semifinals.

The Panthers put forth a valiant effort against the Tigers – not only the top-seeded team in the subsection, but also the No. 1-ranked team in Class AA – but could not keep up in the face of their opponent’s ferocious power.

Boys' CC wins section title

Talent and determination was sprinkled with a bit of good fortune as the Glencoe-Silver Lake boys’ cross country team won its first section title since 1999 on Thursday, Oct. 29 at Montgomery Golf Course.

The Panthers claimed the Section 2A championship in dominant fashion, running away with first place by 23 points on a brisk and blustery day in Montgomery.

Trunk Or Treat at City Center

First GSL band, choir concert of year

Stewart offers Halloween fun

Halloween in Silver Lake

Boys run away with section title