October 7th, 2015

Judy Braunwarth, 70, of NYA

Judy Braunwarth, 70, of Norwood Young America, died Monday, Sept. 28, 2015, at the Ridgeview Medical Center in Waconia.
A memorial service was held Friday, Oct. 2, at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Norwood Young America with the Rev. David Winter officiating. Interment was in the Ascension Catholic Cemetery in Norwood Young America.

Silver Lake Council looks at capital improvement plans

The Silver Lake City Council held its quarterly meeting on Monday, Oct. 5. 
The Council uses these meetings for more in-depth strategic planning, work on the capital improvement plans, or to hear presentations as needed.
The quarterly meetings are held in January, April, July and October.
The main item on Monday’s agenda was the capital improvement plan.

Renville County will implement CodeRED notification system

Following a thorough evaluation of various alerting systems, the Renville County Sheriff’s Office is implementing the CodeRED system, a high-speed emergency notification system.

First Lutheran School marathon

Hundreds gather for Lakeites all-school reunion

Fire Prevention Week

Panthers back to their winning ways

Soccer team still seeking 2nd win

Running on the road

Commissioners consider ‘town square’ proposal

The McLeod County Board gave its OK Tuesday to allow Glencoe Area Vitalization Initiative (GAVI) to develop plans to convert a lot northwest of the courthouse into a town square.
Commissioner Doug Krueger, who brought the proposal forward, said the county’s action will allow GAVI to work under the umbrella of the Southwest Initiative Foundation (SWIF) to pursue grants and accept donations for the project.