Archive

August 24th, 2016

Girl born to Glencoe couple

Jennie Nemec and Ryan Bleichner of Glencoe announce the arrival of a daughter, Mya Marie Bleichner, born Aug. 1, 2016, at Glencoe Regional Health Services. Mya weighed 6 pounds, 15 ounces, and was 191⁄2 inches long at birth. She joins a brother, Eathan-Ryan Michael Simrell. Grandparents are Mike and Brenda Nemec of Dassel, Janice and Doug Roush of Winsted and David and Deb Bleichner of Norwood Young America.

Twins born to Turner family

Rebecca and Christopher Turner of Lester Prairie announce the birth of twins, Ethan James and Ellen Margaret, born Aug. 12, 2016, at home. Ethan weighed 7 pounds, 13 ounces, and was 21 inches in length, and Ellen weighed 7 pounds, 1 ounce, and was 21 inches long. They join a sister, Lexi, 4; and a brother, Michael, 21⁄2. Grandparents are Mike and LuAnn Kalbfell, Shirley Johnson and James Turner. Great-grandparents are Leonard and Alice Otto.

Graduate from Bemidji State

Jeana Van Dyne, Glencoe, received a Bachelor of Science in elementary teacher education, and Breanna Wagner, Stewart, received a Bachelor of Science in wildlife biology from Bemidji State University at the conclusion of the spring 2016 semester.

Son born to Glencoe couple

Brianna Giese and Kurtis Lindee of Glencoe announce the birth of a son, Kayge Raymond Lindee, on Monday, Aug. 15, 2016, at Glencoe Regional Health Services. Kayge weighed 8 pounds, 1 ounce, and was 21 inches long at birth. Grandparents are Sheila and Darcy Husted of Hutchinson, Craig Giese of Glencoe and Koren and Carl Lindee of Glencoee.

Girl born to Cokato couple

Shauna Christina Posusta and Colton Paul Kruzel of Cokato announce the arrival of a daughter, McKayla Mae Kruzel, born Wednesday, Aug. 17, 2016, at Glencoe Regional Health Services. McKayla weighed 8 pounds and was 211⁄2 inches long. She joins a brother, Levi Lukas, 4. Grandparents are Jim and Chris Posusta of Glencoe and Roman and Jennie Kruzel of Howard Lake.

Silver Lake gets one bid for building demolition

 The city of Silver Lake received one bid for consideration to raze the buildings at 121 and 125 Main Street at its Aug. 15 meeting.
That bid came from Litzau Excavating, Inc., of Lester Prairie, for $107,500, which would include tearing down the two properties, removing the material and filling in the hole.
It does not include any permits or asbestos abatement costs, if needed.

3 Hutch teens hurt in one-vehicle crash

Three Hutchinson teen-agers were injured in a one-vehicle rollover north of Buffalo Lake on Friday just before midnight, according to the Renville County Sheriff’s Office. The accident was reported at 11:50 p.m.
According to the sheriff’s office, Marcus Smahel, 16, of rural Hutchinson, was driving a 2004 Chevrolet Silverado east on 850th Avenue in Boon Lake Township when he swerved to miss a dog in the roadway, lost control and entered the ditch. The vehicle rolled several times before coming to rest in a field. One of the three occupants was ejected.

Herman E. Miller, 75, of Brownton

Herman Miller, 75, of Brownton, died Sunday, Aug. 14, 2016, at his home.
Funeral services were held Friday, Aug. 19, at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Brownton with the Rev. R. Allan Reed officiating. Vicki Herrmann was the organist. Soloist Darwin Frauendienst sang “Rock of Ages.” Congregational hymns were “In the Garden” and “On Eagle’s Wings.”

Alice M. Friauf, 79, of Glencoe

Alice M. Friauf, 78, of Glencoe, formerly of Hutchinson, died Monday, Aug. 15, 2016, at Abbott-Northwestern Hospital in Minneapolis.
Funeral services were held Friday, Aug. 19, at Peace Lutheran Church in Hutchinson.
Casket bearers were Dale Horton, Craig Thran, Jeff and Russ Duenow, and Justin and Jeremy VonBerge.
Interment was in the Bohemian National Cemetery, Silver Lake.
Alice Friauf was born July 7, 1938, in Hutchinson, the daughter of George and Agnes (Schroeder) Baseman.

Leona A. Nowak, 64, of Hutchinson

Leona A. Nowak, 64, of Hutchinson, died Wednesday, Aug. 17, 2016, at Glencoe Regional Health Services Long Term and Hospice Care.
A concelebrated Mass of Christian Burial was held Monday, Aug. 22, at Holy Family Catholic Church in Silver Lake with the Revs. Tony Stubeda and Paul Schumacher as concelebrants. Alice Nowak was the organist and Shirley Nowak was the reader. Urn bearer was Leo J. Nowak. Interment was in the Holy Family Cemetery.