Joshua and Inga Odden of Glencoe announce the birth of a daughter, Piper Joy Odden, who arrived Jan. 20, 2017, at Glencoe Regional Health Services. Piper weighed 8 pounds, 12 ounces, and was 20 inches long at birth. She joins a brother, Riley, 4. Grandparents are Scott and Jean Odden and Dean Martinson, all of Staples.
Several students from the area were named to the University of Minnesota Duluth fall semester 2016 dean’s list. Included are: Emily Muetzel, Brownton; Kaitlyn Boesche, Mark Broderius, Adam Eberhard, Ryley Oliver and Chandler Swift, all of Glencoe; Mitchell Pinske, Plato; and Michael Coughlin and Jacob Wawrzyniak, both of Silver Lake. To be...
Lucas Beneke and Daniel Eckhoff both graduated from North Dakota State University (NDSU) after the fall semester. Beneke earned a Bachelor of Science degree in management information systems, and Eckhoff earned a Bachelor of Science in food science.
Daniel Raiter and Mary Schmitt, both of Glencoe, were named to the University of Wisconsin-River Falls (UWRF) fall semester dean’s list. Students who earn a grade point average of 3.5 or higher on a 4.0 scale are named to the list. Raiter is majoring in chemistry and Schmitt is majoring in elementary education.
Payton Lilienthal, daughter of Darren and Teri Lilienthal of Plato, was named to the fall semester dean’s list at Crown College, St. Bonifacius.