Archive

August 24th, 2016

Rain drives sPARKit activities indoors

Bruins win first bout in state tourney

Blue Jays pummel Springfield

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.