June 1st, 2016

Schedule set for this year’s Glencoe Days

The Glencoe Days committee has announced the line-up for this year’s celebration.
On Thursday, June 23, there will be carnival night midway amusement rides starting at 5 p.m.

ommission hears plans for rural event venue

The McLeod County Planning Advisory Commission held public hearings on two conditional use permit applications Wednesday, May 25 — one for mining and one for a home occupation in which a barn would be converted into a wedding venue.
Lois Ernst of Bergen Township, near Lester Prairie, applied for the conditional use permit for a home occupation regarding an events center to host weddings and other events.
Ernst said plans were to convert a barn on her husband’s family’s home place into a venue for weddings, receptions and other events.

Memorial Day gun salute

McLeod For Tomorrow leadership graduates

Placing of the wreaths

Girls’ golf team heads into sections

Several qualify for section track meet

Season ends for boys golf

Girls' golf heads into sectionals

With one final tune-up under its belt, the Glencoe-Silver Lake girls’ golf team headed into sectional play this week.

The Panthers commenced competition in the Section 2AA Tournament on Tuesday, May 31, at New Prague Golf Course. Second round of sectional play is slated for Thursday.

Prior to the foray into 2AA, GSL took part in one final postseason primer, competing in the Annandale Scramble Invitational at Southbrook Golf Course on Wednesday, May 25.

Plato back to winning ways

With a pair of wins over Crow River Valley League opponents, the Plato Blue Jays pushed their record to three games over .500 at 6-3.

After losing two-of-three games the previous weekend, Plato came out swinging against CRVL West rival Brownton, bashing the Bruins to the tune of a 12-2 win at Blue Jay Stadium on Wednesday, May 25.