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July 1st, 2015

Bruins still atop CRVL

The Brownton Bruins posted yet another Crow River Valley League (CRVL) win Wednesday night, June 24, by edging Winsted in a 2-0 pitchers’ duel.
The team’s two aces — Dylan McCormick for Brownton and  Tony Kley for the Wildcats — battled it out on the mound as each threw complete games.

Plato pounds Norwood

A pair of home victories last weekend kept the Plato Blue Jays near the very top of the Crow River Valley League standings, as the squad posted a 7-2 record in the month of June. 
The Blue Jays carry a 12-4 overall record into July and begin the month one-half game off the lead pace of Brownton in the CRVL southern division with a 10-3 league mark.

June 26th

Silver Lake to spray for mosquitoes Tuesday

The city of Silver Lake will spray for mosquitoes Tuesday, June 30. Spraying is typically done after sundown. In case of rain, the spraying will be postponed one day. For more information, call Clark Environmental Services at 800-715-2159. Other spray dates are July 14 and 28, and Aug. 11 and 25.

June 24th

Stewartfest 2015 set for June 27-28

The annual Stewartfest celebration is set for Saturday, June 27, and Sunday, June 28, in Stewart.
 
A pre-celebration event will be state-qualifier baseball games Friday, June 26, with games at 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. The tournament will continue throughout the weekend.
 

24 Brownton seniors met on Monday

Twenty-four Brownton senior citizens met Monday, June 22, at the Brownton Community Center.
 
Cards were played after the meeting with the following winners — 500, Carol Brelje, first, and Eleanora Lamp, second; pinochle, Phyllis Mahnke, first, and Betty Katzenmeyer, second; and sheephead, Pearl Streu, first, and Elva Wendlandt, second.
 
Bernetta Alsleben won the door prize. Ordell Schmidt served refreshments.
 

Justin J. Posusta, 24, of Belle Plaine

Justin James Posusta, 24, of Belle Plaine, formerly of Glencoe, known to many as “JP,” died Saturday, June 13, 2015, as the result of a motorcycle accident near his home in Belle Plaine.
 

Milan R. Nemec, 93, of Zumbrota

Milan R. Nemec, 93, of Zumbrota, died Friday, June 12, 2015, in Zumbrota.
 
Milan Richard Nemec was born Nov. 3, 1921, in Glencoe, to Albin and Mary Rose (Moravec) Nemec.
 

Marvin A. Nelsen, 85, of Hutchinson

Marvin A. Nelsen, 85, of Hutchinson, died Monday, June 15, 2015, at Harmony River Living Center in Hutchinson.
 

Doris Ann Huss, 82, Brooklyn Park

Doris Ann (née Engelke) Huss died at St. Therese Oxbow Lake, Brooklyn Park on June 20, 2015. She was 82 years of age.
 

Locals on NDSU dean’s list

Area students are among those named to the spring semester dean’s list at North Dakota State University. They include: Logan Miller, Brownton, majoring in agricultural systems management; Mackenzie Matousek, Glencoe, majoring in public relations and advertising; Erika Meyer, Glencoe, majoring in nursing; and Nathan Yurek, Silver Lake, majoring in parmaceutical sciences