2015-04-09

Knights see plenty to build on despite 8-0 loss to Rebels in opener



Despite seeing his ace struggle to get out of the first inning and watching his club go scoreless in their season opener, Russell-Tyler-Ruthton head baseball coach Josh Fredrickson was deservedly upbeat following the Knights’ 8-0 loss to the Murray County Central Rebels Thursday afternoon in Slayton.”I saw some good things from hitters I didn’t really expect to see those types […]

On the road… again: Arrow netters open season in familiar territory



The Pipestone Area boys’ tennis team found itself in a familiar setting Saturday afternoon. Orphaned once again do to a lack of suitable home courts, the Arrows opened the season the same place they’ll play each and every meet this campaign on the road.Without the services of senior Bill Smith, the Arrows lined up in Brookings, S.D. for the initial […]

Minnesota West schedules open forums with President candidates

The forums on the Pipestone campus are Monday and Tuesday

Minnesota West Community and Technical College will hold open forums at its campuses, including Pipestone, for each of the three candidates seeking the college’s position of president. The public is invited to attend any or all three of the forums that will be held on the Pipestone campus on Monday, April 13 from 8 9 a.m.; Monday, April 13 from […]

Al Opland Singers to present “Broadway Spectacular” at PPAC

Show times are 7:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, & 3 p.m. Sundays, April 10-12 & again the 17-19

The Al Opland Singers will present songs from a variety of musicals during their annual Spring Festival of Song titled, “Broadway Spectacular,” April 10, 11 and 12 and 17, 18 and 19 at the Pipestone Performing Arts Center.The Oplands have been rehearsing songs from well-known musicals, such as “Annie,” “A Chorus Line,” “Hello Dolly,” “Les Miserables,” “Wicked,” “The Sound of […]

Jasper fire destroys multiple buildings



The Mike Lorenzen property lost a full shed, a utility shed and an old hog barn to fire Wednesday evening, April 1.The Jasper Fire Department responded to the fire three miles south and half a mile east of Jasper around 8 p.m. Flames had engulfed two of the three buildings when the firefighters arrived, said Jasper Fire Chief Jeff Leslie.The […]

In Edgerton: City Council News for April 1



Housing DevelopmentThe Edgerton City Council dedicated a considerable amount of time during their Wednesday, April 1 meeting to the proposed housing development that will be located just north of Edgebrook Care Center. Trent Bruce of DGR returned with Concept Three for the council to look at. The concept had 52 lots, eight more lots than Concept Two, which was presented […]

Death notice for Archie “Bud” Whitaker, Jr



Archie “Bud” Whitaker, Jr., 87, Holland, died Wednesday, April 8, 2015 at the Sunrise Manor Nursing Home in Tyler.Visitation will be held Friday, April 10 from 4-7 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church in Holland.Funeral services will be held Saturday, April 11 at 10:30 a.m. at First Presbyterian Church in Holland.Interment will be in the Holland Cemetery, Holland.Hartquist Funeral Home, Pipestone […]