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August 22nd, 2018

School district Helping students, families with more than learning

In a small closet just off the Glencoe-Silver Lake School District's administrative offices, a cache of items, which unto themselves won’t help students learn, awaits distribution.
Without them education would be far more difficult.

Glencoe, area voters stick with winners in GOP, DFL primary

Voters in last Tuesday's Republican and DFL primary elections mostly favored the overall winners, regardless of whether or not their candidates were the favored choices of the respective political parties.
Voters favoring for Republicans in the Aug. 14 primary election in the state and congressional races primarily stuck with the candidates endorsed by the party. Mitzi Shimanksi, chairperson of the McLeod County Republicans, was concerned former Gov. Tim Pawlenty might win after snubbing the party’s endorsing process.

City OKs 14th Street extension, sends WWTP plans out for bids

With groundwork on a new 50-unit apartment complex underway, the Glencoe City Council selected the contractor charged with extending the road to the project Monday, Aug. 20.
The council selected William Mueller & Sons of Hamburg to extend 14th Street. The company’s bid of $254,759.71 was more than $23,000 lower than Land Pride Construction’s bid. The project drew four bids ranging from William Mueller’s bid to the high bid of $294,185 from OMG Midwest of Belle Plaine. William Mueller & Sons bid was just over the engineer’s estimate of $252,381.

August 21st

Messner repeats as Glencoe CC champ

Thomas Messner repeated as men’s champion, with Sheila Erpenbach claiming the women’s title after a weekend of competition in the Glencoe Country Club (GCC) Championship meet, Aug. 18-19.
Messner took first again in the championship flight, followed by Rick Selvey in second and Tom Mrvicka in third.
Erpenbach won the women’s championship flight, with Marce Selvey taking second.
Gerry Stuewe won the president’s flight, with Dean Exsted in second and Richard Dammann in third.

GKC members enjoy Hutchinson tourney

Several members of the Glencoe Karate Club (GKC) participated in the Hutchinson Fun Outdoor Camp and Tournament Aug. 17-18.
Attending members camped out at Masonic West River Park Friday night before beginning their Saturday morning with a 7:00 a.m. run, followed by training.
After breakfast, competing members took part in a life-size checkers game where players had to spar to acquire their square.
After checkers, the tournament began, with seven GKC members competing.

Panther netters open fall season in hasty manner

While most Glencoe-Silver Lake sports teams still have at least another week before opening their respective 2018 seasons, the Panthers girls’ tennis team is already four competitions into its fall campaign.
GSL opened its autumn schedule on Friday, Aug. 17, at Jordan. It was a rough entry into the season as the host Jaguars served up a 7-0 defeat to the Panthers.

August 16th

City of Plato- Notice

City of Plato

City of Plato

The Plato Board of Adjustments has scheduled a public hearing on Thursday, August 30, 2018 at 7:00 p.m. at the Plato Fire Hall. The purpose of this meeting is to hear all comments regarding a residential property smaller than current zoning ordinance that will have a proportionally smaller house built on that property. Address of the lot in question is 8 2nd Street NE.
Lloyde Graupmann
Chairman, Board of Adjustments

(Published in The McLeod County Chronicle August 15, 2018)



Court File No. 43-PR-18-1144
In Re: Estate of
Delphine Delores Lindeman,
aka Delphine D. Lindeman
Notice is given that an application for informal probate of the Decedent’s will dated November 12. 2007, has been filed with the Registrar. The application has been granted.

Assumed Name

Assumed Name

Certificate of Assumed Name

ASSUMED NAME: AEM Mechanical Services
1115 Hwy. 7 W P.O. Box 85, Hutchinson, MN 55350 USA
NAMEHOLDERS: Mayer Mechanical, Inc. 1418 – 10th Street East, Glencoe, MN 55336 USA

Notice to Public - Buffalo Creek Watershed District

Buffalo Creek Watershed District

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the Board of Managers of the Buffalo Creek Watershed District will hold its annual budget hearing on Tuesday, August 28, 2018 at 7:30 p.m. at its regular meeting place in Suite 103, Glencoe City Center, 1107 11th Street E., Glencoe, MN. Under consideration will be the following proposed budget for 2019:
Activity: 2019 Budgeted Amount
Annual Audit 4,000.00
Association Dues
(Minnesota Association of Watershed Districts) 3,000.00
Manager per diem, mileage, PERA and taxes 25,000.00