Rich Glennie

08/19/2015 - 9:13am
I’ve never considered myself directionally challenged … until now. On our recent trip to Michigan and southwestern Ontario, my rusty navigational skills using an old atlas got us lost twice. And both times, I had to get out of the car and ask for directions. That, I believe by macho male standards, is embarrassing. I’ve always been pretty good at directions. You know, the...
04/15/2015 - 8:54am
The silence has been deafening. There has been little said by the general public about the May 12 Glencoe-Silver Lake school bond referendum, which is less than a month away. Few people have attended the informational meetings, few people have toured the school facilities to see the space problems first hand, and few people are even talking...
04/08/2015 - 9:48am
The Glencoe City Council Monday night awarded a contract to Ryan Voss (RDV Construction) to remodel the former city maintenance shed at Oak Leaf Park into a bath house for the park’s expanded campground. Voss’ bid was one of two received for the original plan to build a new bath house facility in the park. But those bids came in...
04/08/2015 - 9:47am
McLeod County will take over Glencoe’s recycling program in the first week in May, according to Glencoe City Administrator Mark Larson. At Monday night’s City Council meeting, Larson asked for the city to “opt out” of its current recycling contract with Waste Management. That contract runs out at the end of the year....
04/08/2015 - 9:43am
The personnel and legislative committee of the Glencoe City Council held a brief meeting last Wednesday afternoon in the Glencoe City Center west conference room, and then went into closed session to discuss a Glencoe Police Federation grievance. While nothing was made public on the police grievance, during the open session the committee...
04/01/2015 - 9:56am
I am currently on a long journey in pursuit of that elusive pound. You know the one. That pound that shows up on your bathroom scale one day, and the next time it’s gone. But the following week the pound has returned … with a buddy. The week after, the pound disappears again but two more buddies arrive. Using rudimentary math, it...
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