The Robert and Lori Lindeman family has been named the 2016 McLeod County Farm Family of the Year for their commitment to farming and their community. They farm southeast of Brownton. From left to right are Bob, Lori, Mariele and Bryce Lindeman.
The Brownton Rod & Gun Club hosted a softball tournament and a fishing tournament this weekend. At left, Michael Waletzko weighs in one of his fish with Kari Trullinger, center, and Katie Loehrer, right.
Paige Sikkila of Brownton graduated with honors from Rochester Community and Technical College May 12. Sikkila earned an Associate of Arts degree in liberal arts and sciences, and an Associate of Applied Science degree in health information technology. She is the daughter of Jim and Robin Sikkila of Brownton.
Jose A. Lopez of Glencoe and Jme M. Hogenson, Plato both graduated from the University of St. Thomas following the spring semester. Lopez earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in business administration - leadership and management, and Hogenson earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in business administration - accounting.
Leslie “Les” Winter, 89, of Arlington, died peacefully while surrounded by his loved ones on Monday, July 11, 2016, at the Marie Steiner Kelting Hospice Home in Chaska. He fought a short but courageous battle with cancer while residing there.