June 22nd, 2016

Plato Dairy Day

Blue Jays win High Life title

Brewers defeat Cologne

SL unsure of street improvement priorities

The Cleveland Avenue underground utility improvements from East Avenue to the lift station have been Silver Lake’s priority for some time.
The sanitary sewer line is bad and has caused sewage to back up into homes.
The original estimate for the complete project was $850,000, with assesments on some properties for the road reconstruction nearing $30,000.

Son born to Nesse family

Whitney and Karl Nesse of Brownton announce the birth of their son, Jordy Samuel Nesse, born June 10, 2016, at Glencoe Regional Health Services. Jordy weighed 6 pounds, 6 ounces and was 191⁄2 inches long. He joins siblings Abby, Easton, Cora and Jonathon. Grandparents are Mark and Cheryl Sanken of Brownton and Ted and Mona Nesse of Stillwater. 

Bemidji names dean’s list

Lindsey Becker and Brandon Vacek of Glencoe, Shauntel Stahlke of Plato and Breanna Wagner of Stewart earned dean’s list honors from Bemidji  State University for the spring 2016 semester. To earn a spot students must have a grade point average of 3.5 or higher. 

Locals on Gustavus list

Gustavus Adolphus College has announced the spring dean’s list for 2016. Morgan Sanken of Brownton, Oakley Clark and Alyson Winn of Glencoe, and Rachel Schuth of Plato were named to the list. To qualify students had to earn a grade point average of 3.7 or better on a 4.0 scale. 

Locals graduate from NDSU

Logan Leigh Miller of Brownton and Erika A. Meyer of Glencoe were among 1,722 graduates of North Dakota State University (NDSU) in Fargo. Miller earned a Bachelor of Science degree in agricultural systems management and graduated with honors. Meyer earned a Bachelor of Science in Nursing.

Locals named to Bethel list

Victoria Burr, a senior and daughter of Bryan and Stacie Burr of Glencoe, and Payton Maiers, a senior and daughter of Mark and Cindy Maiers of Stewart, were both named to the spring semester dean’s list at Bethel University in St. Paul. Students must attain a grade point average of 3.6 or higher on a 4.0 scale to be named to the list.

Popelka named to dean’s list

Emily Popelka of Glencoe was named to the spring 2016 dean’s list at the College of St. Scholastica in Duluth. The list requires a grade point average of 3.75.