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October 29th, 2014

Ooey, gooey fun

Glencoe Library hosts open house

SawStop technology saves GSL student’s thumb

October 24th

Henry "Hiney" Zajicek, 78, of Glencoe

Henry "Hiney" Zajicek, 78, of Glencoe, died Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014, at Meeker Memorial Hospital in Litchfied.
A Mass of Christian burial will be held Tuesday, Oct. 28, at 10:30 a.m., at the Church of St. Pius X in Glencoe, with interment following at the Glencoe CIty Cemetery in Glencoe.
Visitation will be held Monday, Oct. 27, from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m., at Johnson-McBride Funeral Chapel in Glencoe. Parish prayers will be at 5 p.m. with rosary at 7 p.m. Visitation will continue one hour prior to the service at the church on Tuesday.

October 22nd

Silver Lake Council tables decision to vacate alley

By Alyssa Schauer
Staff Writer
The Silver Lake City Council tabled the decision to vacate an alley due to opposing ideas and lack of councilors present at Monday night’s public hearing.
Mayor Bruce Bebo and councilors Greg Gillett and Eric Nelson were the only members of Council present, (councilors Nolan Johnson and Pat Fogarty were absent) and in discussing the benefits to either vacate or keep the alley, Nelson and Gillett were in disagreement.

Glencoe Area Chamber of Commerce hosts candidates' forum

Storyteller visits Brownton library

Raymond C. Rettig, 86, of Winthrop

Raymond Rettig, 86, of Winthrop, died Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014, at Harmony River Living Center in Hutchinson.
Funeral services were Tuesday, Oct. 21, at Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church in Winthrop with the Rev. Paul Tessmer officiating.
Vicki Kiecker was the organist. Congregational hymns were “Abide With Me,” “Softly and Tenderly,” “Jesus Loves Me” and “Take My Life and Let It Be.”

Edmund Snegosky, 83, Lester Prairie

Edmund G. Snegosky, 83, of Lester Prairie, died at the Howard Lake Good Samaritan Home in Howard Lake on Oct. 17, 2014.
A Mass of Christian Burial was held Tuesday, Oct. 21, at Holy Family Catholic Church in Silver Lake.
Ed Snegosky was born June 18, 1931, to Louis and Martha (Bugnon) Snegosky in Winsted Township, McLeod County. He farmed near Lester Prairie for many years. He truly enjoyed farming and also enjoyed working with his cattle.

Dennis R. Asplund, 71, Minnetonka

Dennis “Denny” Reginald Asplund, 71, of Minnetonka, died peacefully on Monday, Oct. 13, 2014.
A celebration of life will be held Monday, Oct. 27, at 11 a.m., at the Cliffs of Minnetonka - The Club Room (12300 Marion Lane).
Mr. Asplund was born Feb. 24, 1943, in Minneapolis, to Donald and Helen  (Theissen) Asplund.
Mr. Asplund was a kind and generous soul, with a great sense of humor and contagious laughter. He was the proud, second-generation owner of Asplund Coffee Company.