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December 6th

Aurelia Strei, 91, of Lester Prairie

Aurelia Strei, 91, of Lester Prairie died Thursday, Dec. 6, at GlenFields Living with Care in Glencoe.
Funeral services are pending.
Arrangements are with the Paul-McBride Funeral Chapel in Lester Prairie.
Its Web site is www.mcbridechapel.com where obituaries and an online guest book are available.

McLeod County - Public Notice

McLeod County


In the matter of Joint Ditch No. 8 McLeod Sibley repair project.
WHEREAS, on the 21st day of May, 2018 Houston Engineering, Inc. was appointed as the Engineer in said proceedings and ordered to examine said drainage system and make a repair report and file a report thereon with the office of the County Auditor-Treasurer of McLeod County, and

McLeod County - Public Notice

McLeod County


December 5th

Four Panthers selected for Lions award

Four Panther girls were selected for a Lions award for essays that each wrote individually. The topic of the service-based essay was, "Reaching for new horizons through service. The girls are, from left: Hope Kosek, Lyida Rakow, Rachel Trebsech and Kendra Klobe.

Partying with elves at the Glencoe Library

Santa and his elves didn't make an appearance, but kids made their first marks on Christmas by taking part in arts and crafts, eating cookies and grabbing booklets for something to do while traveling for the holidays this year.

Not your typical bell ringers

The Davis family features (from left) Dennis, Chris and their son Shawn. They have been entertaining shoppers at Coborn's once a year for four years. The family plays Christmas songs to raise money for the Salvation Army.

GSL Concert band performs first concert of season

The Glencoe-Silver Lake Concert Band performed in front of spectators at the GSL Auditorium on Tuesday, Nov. 27, with Mr. Peter Gepson directing.

Panther boys claim titanic opening win

The Glencoe-Silver Lake boys' basketball thumped the Tri-City United 86-33 in the season opener Friday, Nov. 30. The Panther defense smothered the Titans in the second half, allowing the visitors just nine points after halftime.

Grapplers sixth in Invite

The GSL/Lester Prairie wrestling team opened its season with the annual Don Hall Invitational on Saturday, Dec. 1. Brent Lipke (below) and Jaxin Anderson (above) both hit the mats on the day.

A decision is due – Our view: Address contracts next Monday

Last month, the Glencoe-Silver Lake School Board was deadlocked on a decision to approve new three-year employment contracts for Glencoe-Silver Lake School District Superintendent Chris Sonju and Michelle Sander, the district’s business manager. Their current contracts expire June 30. In previous years, the board has previously decided to renew those contracts in early-November.