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July 1st, 2015

Four losses, all close games

Glencoe Days fun run

Plato pounds Norwood

A pair of home victories last weekend kept the Plato Blue Jays near the very top of the Crow River Valley League standings, as the squad posted a 7-2 record in the month of June. 
The Blue Jays carry a 12-4 overall record into July and begin the month one-half game off the lead pace of Brownton in the CRVL southern division with a 10-3 league mark.

Bruins still atop CRVL

The Brownton Bruins posted yet another Crow River Valley League (CRVL) win Wednesday night, June 24, by edging Winsted in a 2-0 pitchers’ duel.
The team’s two aces — Dylan McCormick for Brownton and  Tony Kley for the Wildcats — battled it out on the mound as each threw complete games.

Hard luck week for Brewers

Four losses by a grand total of six runs. 
Such was the fate suffered by the Glencoe Brewers last week as the squad incurred a narrow home loss to one of the top teams in the Crow River Valley League (CRVL) followed by a trio of slim setbacks at the Rosen Tournament over the weekend.

June 26th

Silver Lake to spray for mosquitoes Tuesday

The city of Silver Lake will spray for mosquitoes Tuesday, June 30. Spraying is typically done after sundown. In case of rain, the spraying will be postponed one day. For more information, call Clark Environmental Services at 800-715-2159. Other spray dates are July 14 and 28, and Aug. 11 and 25.

June 24th

Stewartfest 2015 set for June 27-28

The annual Stewartfest celebration is set for Saturday, June 27, and Sunday, June 28, in Stewart.
A pre-celebration event will be state-qualifier baseball games Friday, June 26, with games at 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. The tournament will continue throughout the weekend.

24 Brownton seniors met on Monday

Twenty-four Brownton senior citizens met Monday, June 22, at the Brownton Community Center.
Cards were played after the meeting with the following winners — 500, Carol Brelje, first, and Eleanora Lamp, second; pinochle, Phyllis Mahnke, first, and Betty Katzenmeyer, second; and sheephead, Pearl Streu, first, and Elva Wendlandt, second.
Bernetta Alsleben won the door prize. Ordell Schmidt served refreshments.

Justin J. Posusta, 24, of Belle Plaine

Justin James Posusta, 24, of Belle Plaine, formerly of Glencoe, known to many as “JP,” died Saturday, June 13, 2015, as the result of a motorcycle accident near his home in Belle Plaine.

Milan R. Nemec, 93, of Zumbrota

Milan R. Nemec, 93, of Zumbrota, died Friday, June 12, 2015, in Zumbrota.
Milan Richard Nemec was born Nov. 3, 1921, in Glencoe, to Albin and Mary Rose (Moravec) Nemec.