2016-05-05

Who will the candidates be?

Community has opportunities to ask questions of finalists May 16-18 at 5 p.m.

The interview process for the next superintendent of Pipestone Area Schools (PAS) begins Wednesday, May 11 and the school board is expected to make its decision a week later on May 18.Community members will be able to participate in the interview process and ask questions of the final three candidates on May 16, 17 and 18 at 5 p.m. in […]

Sale of Calumet concluded



Hermann Bauer and Chad McMillen became the official owners of the Historic Calumet Inn on April 16.For the past 10 months, the partners have been operating the facility under Pipestone Lodging, LLC. Back then, they had another partner, Max Parcells, who they have since amicably bought-out.The sale was supposed to be concluded within six months of signing the operating agreement […]

Arrow boys shoot season-best round in loss to Trojans



On a day that featured near perfect weather conditions for golf, Pipestone Area head golf coach Steve Rops told his boys’ and girls’ squads it was now or never.”Before we started we had a little come together and, even though it was still a little wet, I said, with the low winds and the sunny conditions if we couldn’t shoot […]

Back to winning ways: Arrows edge Eagles and Rebels in dissimilar fashion



Never a side to ease past an opponent this season, the Pipestone Area baseball team (8-2) managed to return to its winning ways during the week edging the Windom Eagles in an important Big South Conference tilt Friday afternoon in Pipestone before holding on to nip the Murray County Central Rebels in a non-conference contest Monday in Slayton.PAS 1, Windom […]

Squeeze Play: Arrows bunt well and deliver big shots in twinbill sweep of Dutchmen



The scores of the Arrows’ victories over the Flying Dutchmen, 10-0 and 11-4, might indicate Pipestone Area dominated Edgerton/Southwest Christian in its annual non-conference doubleheader meeting Monday afternoon in Pipestone.Although the Arrows, who remain undefeated on the season at 11-0, certainly controlled both tilts in sweeping the Dutchmen, it might be said they comfortably squeezed a pair out of the […]

Pets treated for smoke inhalation after kitchen fire

EMTs administered oxygen to a dog and two cats suffering from smoke inhalation after a kitchen fire at a Pipestone home yesterday afternoon. It was the first time the Pipestone County Ambulance Service has administered oxygen to animals.

A kitchen fire at a Pipestone home injured no people the afternoon of Wednesday, May 4, but left three pets suffering from smoke inhalation.Steve Ewing, Pipestone County Ambulance director, said EMTs administered oxygen to a chihuahua and two cats that were in the house at 901 5th St. SE at the time of the fire. “It’s the first time we’ve […]

Arrows fall to Huskies at PCC



The Pipestone Area golf teams suffered home course losses to the visiting Jackson County Central Huskies Thursday afternoon at the Pipestone Country Club in Pipestone.The Arrows boys dropped a 166-178 decision, while the Arrow girls fell 176-210.For more on the meet, see the May 12 edition of the County Star.