Goal in sight for Jasper school fundraiser

Reclaim Community’s pancake feed and silent auction fundraiser that took place on Sunday, Jan. 31, has pushed them over the $20,000 mark, putting them that much closer to the $25,000 needed by Tuesday, Feb. 16 to complete the purchase of the Jasper school. By Monday, Feb. 1, the total had reached $23,475.Approximately 260 people attended the pancake feed and silent […]

Slight snafu in transfer of Robson building

Demolition expected to begin soon

Demolition is still scheduled for the former Robson building at 217 Second Ave. NE but a slight setback in the transfer of the property to the city occurred after the Pipestone City Council voted in January to take possession of the dilapidated structure for $1.City Administrator Jeff Jones told the council during a city planning session on Saturday that they […]

Arrow girls weather storm against Trojans

The Pipestone Area girls’ basketball team weathered a tough first half of basketball Friday night en route to a 63-56 victory over the Worthington Trojans.The Arrows (16-1) opened the game with a quick inside bucket by Alexis Evans and followed that with a Rachel Skyberg layup. Had this opening continued to be the trend, the Arrows were looking at a […]

PAS boys fend off late WHS charge

On the back of a 17-6 run to close out the first half, the Pipestone Area boys’ basketball team cruised to a comfortable 66-53 Big South Conference victory Friday night in Pipestone.Although the Arrows (9-10) obviously stretched their lead through scoring in bunches, it was their defense that paved the way.”I thought we shared the ball extremely well, but the […]

Eagles dispatch Dragons 76-67

Not having a pair of regular contributors in the arsenal, AJ Vanderby and Jordan Ward, the Southwest Christian boys’ basketball team had to make due with a smaller lineup in its Red Rock Conference road battle with the Adrian Dragons Monday evening in Adrian.Despite losing their legs down the stretch, the Eagles made the most of the players they had […]

Leaving it Late: Pipestone Area wrestling team wins two of last three matches to edge visiting Canby 29-27

In a dual wrestling meet with section (team) seeding implications, the Arrows survived, 29-27.On the ropes against the visiting Canby Lancers heading into the 195-pound tilt Thursday night in Pipestone, the Arrows looked to their bigs’ to get the job done.Trailing 24-23, the Arrows needed a big match out of Dustin Olsen, and the senior obliged.Through three periods, Olsen and […]

Death notice for Duane M. Nelsen

Duane M. Nelsen Lancaster, Calif., died Monday, Feb. 1, 2016.Memorial services will be held Saturday, Feb. 13 at 11 a.m. at Resurrection Evangelical Lutheran Church, 42217 55th Street W., Quartz Hill, Calif.In lieu of flowers the family requests donations be made in Duane’s memory to Resurrection Evangelical Lutheran Church Building Fund.A full obituary will appear later on this website when […]