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Archive

July 11th, 2019

City of Brownton- Minutes

City of Brownton

Brownton
City Council Minutes
July 2, 2019
Mayor Schwarze called the meeting to order.
Public hearing for Jamie Bah garage e build was held. Council approved variance for 1200 sq. ft.

McLeod County-Minutes

McLeod County

McLeod County
Board of Commissioners
Meeting Minutes
06/17/19

Commissioners Nagel, Pohlmeier, Krueger, Shimanski and Wright were present.

McLeod County-Minutes

McLeod County

McLeod County
Board of Appeals and Equalization Meeting Minutes
06/24/19

Commissioners Nagel, Pohlmeier, Krueger, Shimanski and Wright were present. Assessor Sue Schulz, County Attorney Michael Junge, Interim County Administrator Sheila Murphy and Administrative Assistant Liz Danielson were also present. Auditor-Treasurer Connie Kurtzweg had an excused absence due to conducting county business at another location.

McLeod County-Minutes

McLeod County

McLeod County Board of
Appeals and Equalization
Meeting Minutes
06/17/19

Commissioners Nagel, Pohlmeier, Krueger, Shimanski and Wright were present. Auditor-Treasurer Connie M. Kurtzweg, Assessor Sue Schulz, Interim County Administrator Sheila Murphy and Administrative Assistant Liz Danielson were also present.
At the request of the Auditor-Treasurer, all present recited the Pledge of Allegiance.
Interim County Administrator Sheila Murphy administered the Board of Appeal and equalization Oath to members of the Board of Appeal and Equalization.

July 10th

Ruth Kruschke, 92, of Glencoe

Ruth (Schmidt) Kruschke, 92, of Glencoe, formerly of Lester Prairie, passed away Tuesday, July 9, at Good Samaritan Society in Arlington.
Funeral services will be held Monday, July 15, 11 a.m., at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in Glencoe, with interment at Glencoe City Cemetery in Glencoe.
Visitation will be held Monday, July 15, 9 to 11 a.m., two hours before the service at the church.
The Johnson-McBride Funeral Chapel in Glencoe is handling the arrangements. Its website is www.mcbridechapel.com where online obituaries and a guestbook are located.

Annual Brownton School staff reunion July 17

The annual gathering of former staff from Brownton School District No. 421 will be Wednesday, July 17, 11 a.m., at the Brownton Bar & Grill. Attendees will hold meet and greet will be at 11 a.m. followed by lunch.
For more information, call Anita Crosby, 320-587-8073, email to abcrosby@hutchtel.net or text to 320-223-0010.

Coolin’ off

On a warm and muggy day Sunday afternoon, July 7, the front yard at Kyle and Grace Sherrard’s house at the corner of West 16th Street and North Armstrong was a great place for water fights. Kyle Sherrard (right) squirted his friend, Jaxson Klitzke (left) while he squirted Grace Sherrard. The trio made good use of water toys and a tub filled with cold water for plenty of fun at home.

Blue Jays fall below .500

Plato starter Chris Odegaard pitched the first nine innings of a 3-2, 10-inning loss to Glencoe last week, striking out five batters.

Finishing what Mother Nature started

Working with Becker’s Tree Service of Glencoe Friday, July 5, Shawn Abrams removed the remnants and stump of a sugar maple at the corner of East 15th Street and North Baxter Avenue. The tree was blown down during the storm the previous weekend. Abrams and Gene Becker estimated the tree was about 100 years old.

VFW prepping for sub-district playoffs

The Glencoe VFW Post 5102 baseball team dropped a pair of games to Excelsior last week, falling 1-0 on the road Tuesday, July 2 and 8-5 at home six days later. Dawson Meyer (pictured) and his VFW teammates are scheduled to play Hutchinson on Wednesday and Jordan on Thursday before commencing the sub-district playoffs at Gaylord Monday.