Lori Copler

04/15/2015 - 9:03am
The city of Brownton has set a public hearing on its proposed street and utility improvements for Tuesday, May 12, at 7 p.m., in the Brownton Community Center. The City Council set the public hearing at its April 6 meeting after hearing from engineer John Rodeberg of Short Elliott Hendrickson (SEH) that a public hearing is the next step in the process of seeking funding from the United States...
04/08/2015 - 9:50am
“I don’t think in all my life I’ve cried as many tears as I did yesterday,” Mabel Ehrenberg said Monday morning. That’s saying something, because all of Mabel’s life encompasses 103 years. And, fortunately, Mabel’s tears weren’t of sadness, but of joy: on Easter Sunday, Mabel — a resident...
04/08/2015 - 9:45am
Funding for transportation continues to be the hot topic at the capitol, according to state Rep. Glenn Gruenhagen, R-Glencoe. Gruenhagen, home last week from the Legislature on the Easter break, said the Republican party is offering an alternative plan to that proposed by Gov. Mark Dayton and the DFL. While the DFL program dedicates about $10...
04/01/2015 - 9:58am
Spring in Minnesota seems to come slowly and in fits and starts, with a couple of warm-weather days sandwiched by late-season snow storms. So perhaps it should be no surprise that many residents chose to be out and about in Monday evening’s lovely spring weather rather than in a school cafeteria taking in a presentation on the Glencoe-...
04/01/2015 - 9:43am
Glencoe-Silver Lake’s first public forum regarding its proposed building bond had a slim turnout Monday evening — three residents, two school board members and a reporter. Nevertheless, Superintendent Chris Sonju and Business Manager Michelle Sander explained the estimated $24 million project — slated to be on a May 12 ballot...
04/01/2015 - 9:40am
Clarence and Melinda Mickolichek of Silver Lake both spend a great deal of their spare time piecing things together — just not the same things. Clarence puts together jigsaw puzzles. He recently put together a really big puzzle — over 32,000 pieces — the largest commercially made puzzle available. Melinda, on the other hand,...
Syndicate content