warning: file_exists(): open_basedir restriction in effect. File(/var/www/vhosts/glencoenews.com/httpdocs/../ad_/ad_cache_.inc) is not within the allowed path(s): (/var/www/vhosts/glencoenews.com/httpdocs/:/tmp/) in /var/www/vhosts/glencoenews.com/httpdocs/sites/all/modules/ad/adserve.inc on line 160.

Lori Copler

10/11/2017 - 10:10am
The Glencoe-Silver Lake School Board is, unfortunately, back to square one on its Helen Baker Elementary School property. The now-vacant school building and its surrounding grounds has been a hot topic in recent weeks, as the School Board considered a partnership effort with the city of Glencoe to develop housing on the site, heard a proposal to convert the property for community use and, Monday...
09/20/2017 - 12:00am
The Brownton City Council spent a good portion of a special meeting Monday discussing property on First Avenue S that has a work repair order. The property, which was cited several times for blight issues under a previous owner, has since been purchased by a couple with the intention of fixing it up as their home. However, the city kept the work...
09/20/2017 - 12:00am
The Glencoe Planning and Industrial Commission voted to deny a preliminary plat for 10 lots in Glenview Estates, located south of First Street E and east of Hennepin Avenue, at its Thursday night meeting. A public hearing on the preliminary plat drew a room full of neighboring property owners, who protested the plan mostly because of potential...
09/20/2017 - 12:00am
The railroad crossing on Diamond Avenue, just east of Glencoe, will be closed to vehicle traffic next spring. On Tuesday, the McLeod County Board approved a resolution that will allow the crossing to be closed. The state will compensate the county $137,048 to close the crossing, which Highway Engineer John Brunkhorst said could be diverted toward...
09/13/2017 - 8:16am
We are sensing some hesitancy on the part of a couple of Glencoe-Silver Lake School Board members regarding the potential sale of the former Helen Baker Elementary building, and we are wondering why. Although a proposed purchase agreement has the city buying the building for a mere dollar — not much of a profit for the school district — the...
09/13/2017 - 12:00am
Without much discussion, the Stewart City Council on Monday night approved a preliminary 2018 budget with a 3 percent levy increase. Mayor Jason Peirce said the proposed 2018 budget was balanced, as far as the items that are supported by the general levy. In 2017, the city levied $404,564. With the proposed 3 percent levy increase, the city would...
Syndicate content