August 3rd, 2016

John Schmidt, 97, of Glencoe

John Schmidt, 97, of Glencoe, died Saturday, July 30, 2016, at Glencoe Regional Health Services Long Term Care.
Funeral services were held Wednesday, Aug. 3, at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in Glencoe with the Rev. Robert Nowak officiating. Marjorie Hemmann was the organist. Soloist Nancy Severeid sang “On Eagle’s Wings.” Congregational hymns were “Amazing Grace” and “Abide With Me.”
Casket bearers were Jerry Vollmer, Stan Schmidt, Edward Schmidt, Wes Schmidt, Mark Schmidt and Bruce Bergmann.

A night to remember at BMX park

Fort Skedaddle display to be dedicated

Lots of construction in town

Chuck Theil entertains at Music in the Park

Brewers heading to Region

Bruins sweep, head to region

Bruins upend Red Devils in playoffs, return to regional

 One year after Brownton was upset in the Region 7C play-in series by lower-seeded Cologne, the Bruins turned the tables and claimed a series sweep over a higher-seeded squad – Watertown – to advance to the eight-team regional tournament this week.
Brownton, seeded ninth, ended the eighth-seeded Red Devils’ season with back-to-back wins by scores of 3-2 in Watertown on Wednesday, July 27, and 7-1 two nights later at Barney Tadsen Field.

Brewers sweep Dutchmen, advance to regional

For the second consecutive year, the Glencoe Brewers have advanced to the Region 7C Tournament via a sweep of New Germany during last week’s play-in series.
With two straight wins over the Dutchmen, the Brewers punched their ticket for the regional bracket for the seventh time in the past nine seasons.

July 28th

James Klopp, 83, of Glencoe

James Klopp, 83, of Glencoe, died Wednesday, July 27, 2016, at his home.
A private family graveside service is planned.
Arrangements are with the Johnson-McBride Funeral Chapel in Glencoe. An online guest book is available at