Tribal gathering planned at Monument

Pipestone National Monument has planned a gathering of its affiliated tribal members on the day marked by the National Park Service for its Centennial celebration, Aug. 25 the same day that, 79 years ago in 1937, President Franklin D. Roosevelt signed the Monument into existence.Glen Livermont, Monument superintendent, said he chose the day for the informal gathering due to the […]

Seven running for four seats on PAS school board

The candidacy filing period for area municipalities and school boards closed Tuesday, Aug. 16, with seven people running for four seats on the Pipestone Area Schools (PAS) school board.The seats up for re-election for a four-year term are currently held by Dennis Tinklenberg, Marcy Pals, Kris Ploeger and Lance Oye. Those who have filed to run for the seats are […]

Batman for Brayden, Aug. 20

Public invited for visit

Batman, complete with his Batmobile, is coming to Pipestone on Saturday, Aug. 20, at 6 p.m. by the Three Maidens entrance to Hiawatha Pageant Grounds Park.He’s coming to meet 8-year-old Brayden Devoid, a Pipestone youth born with cerebral palsy, but Brayden’s mom, Sarah, said she doesn’t mind if the whole city shows up.Batman is Brayden’s favorite supehero, and he’s been […]