Open Your Homes and Hearts: The Dogs Of lynd, MN Need You!
Have you been contemplating pet adoption, or simply love perusing adorable pets? A myriad of delightful pets are available for adoption at various animal shelters in the vicinity of lynd..
Defense attorneys speak for Bellingham Public Schools administrators accused of failure to report
The defense attorneys for Jeremy Gilbert Louzao, Maude Chimere Hackney and Meghan V. Dunham, the three Bellingham Public Schools administrators accused of failure to report, provided statements in court about each of the administrators and their experiences, impacts and passions for their careers in education.
Vikings open season with lopsided victory
Grace Hennen scores 18, Myhre 14 in 60-41 win over Canby. Minneota opened the girls' basketball season on Friday with a 60-41 victory over neighboring Canby in a Camden Conference contest in Minneota. Senior guard Grace Hennen tossed in a game-high 18 points, including a trio of three-pointers, and had...
Today the gas price is close to $2.85 in Canby as of 2023-12-07. Find the available station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Thursday is $3.202, a week ago the price is $3.246 , according to AAA.
Haugen recalls Carter’s kindness
Minneota native, wife sculpted statue of former First Lady. When news that former First Lady Rosalyn Carter passed away on Nov. 19, the life-sized statue that former Minneota resident Don Haugen and his wife, Teena Stern, sculpted of her in 2012 was shown prominently on television in the days following her passing.
Civil Matter – Lincoln Pipestone Rural Water
Notice is hereby given that Lincoln Pipestone Rural Water System (“LPRW”) has filed a Petition at the Lyon County Minnesota District Court which requests that the real estate owned by all individuals and businesses who connected to LPRW in 2023, and who have not fully paid for their connection to LPRW, be assessed for all remaining costs to connect to LPRW.
FIRE DEPARTMENT'S SANTA PARADE DEC. 8
Santa Claus will again be escorted around town by the Minneota Fire Department at 6:30 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 8. The popular parade will feature several Minneota fire trucks decorated in Christmas lights and traveling on several streets in town as a way to thank the community for their continued support.
Vikings looking to utilize team speed
Minneota lacks height this season, but has no shortage of quickness. Al Panka, in his second year as head coach of the Minneota girls' basketball team, returns 10 letterwinners from a team that went 16-1 in the Camden Conference and 21-10 overall. "Depth, team speed and quickness, experience and desire,"...
Holiday lighting contest registration deadline Dec. 11
The deadline for registering for the 4th annual "Battle of the Bulbs" Holiday Lighting Contest is Monday, Dec. 11 by the end of the business day. Remember, by registering you automatically qualify for a drawing for free turkeys or hams, no matter how large your light display is. The lighting contest is designed to light up as many houses in Minneota, Ghent and Taunton as possible to show your holiday spirit.
2023-24 Girls Basketball
The 2023-24 Minneota girls' basketball team. Front row, left to right: Emma Bottelberghe, Grace Hennen, Faith Myhre, Kenadi Arndt, Dakoda Hennen, Brooke DeSmet. Second row, left to right: Kiersyn Hulzebos, Dakota Pesch, Hadli Krog, Nevaeh Hennen, Claire Rost. Third row, left to right: Jalyn Coequyt, Natalie Ratajczak, Abby Rolbiecki, Sarah Gruenes, Madison Hennen. Back row, left to right: Head coach Al Panka, assistant coach Morgan Hennen, assistant coach Bryce Jeppesen. Not pictured, assistant coach Abby Hennen.
Lincoln Elementary comes through for the Harvey family
Classmates of Liam Harvey, Emily Othoudt and Charlie Lerick, present his aunt Rebecca Robinson and brother, Presten Adolfs-White with a check for $8,000 on Friday in the school gym. Staff and students at the school raised the money through a penny drive and hat day. Liam and his mother, Ashley sustained burns to a large portion of their bodies in a hunting camp explosion and fire last month in Balkan Township.
Bossuyt family is Lyon County Farm Family of the Year
In Lyon County just three miles south of Cottonwood on County Road 9 sits a hobby farm owned and operated by Brad Bossuyt. In August of this year, the Bossuyt family was named Lyon County’s Farm Family of the Year, a hard earned honor for many reasons. Around 25...
Dahms, Swedzinski encourage area residents to attend town hall meeting
State Senator Gary Dahms (R-Redwood Falls) and State Representative Chris Swedzinski (R-Ghent) invite District 15A residents to attend their joint town hall meetings on Thursday, Dec. 14, 2023. Tracy: 7:30-8:30 a.m. at the City Hall Council Chambers, 336 Morgan Street. Marshall: 9:15-10:15 a.m. sponsored by the Marshall Area Chamber of...
Wait! First Moose, Now Elk Being Spotted In Southern Minnesota?
What is going on here? Moose being spotted in Iowa and Minnesota, now it appears there is at least one elk that made its way into Southern Minnesota. Outdoor News shared the trail camera picture that will leave you scratching your head as to why this elk is so far south!
MAHACA picks up first win at UNITED quadrangular
The wrestling season got started for MAHACA Nov. 30 when they competed in the UNITED quadrangular at Lac qui Parle Valley High School. In three team matches, MAHACA picked up a win over Quad County and lost to UNITED and Marshall. UNITED 68, MAHACA 4. It was a tough first...
Minnesota hunter downs rare 'unicorn buck' while hunting in Granite Falls
GRANITE FALLS, Minn. (FOX 9) - A Madison, Minnesota man shot a rare "unicorn buck", a deer that has three antlers instead of two, the third coming out of the middle of its forehead. Chase Mortenson was hunting on his uncle's farm in Granite Falls, Minnesota. Mortenson says his uncle...
'Light' a Good Neighbor
Kevin Anundson's State Farm building on the corner of Main and Jefferson Streets in Minneota had a lighting system installed from Voorhees Trimlight of Cottonwood recently. The lights, which can be activated from a smartphone, have been showcasing Minneota school colors of blue and gold. They can also flash red, white and blue for various holidays, green and red for Christmas, or other colors.
FIRE DEPT. SANTA PARADE DEC. 8
Santa Claus will again be escorted around town by the Minneota Fire Department at 6:30 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 8. The popular parade will feature several Minneota fire trucks decorated in lights and traveling on several streets in town as a way to thank the community for their continued support.
SCHOOL BOARD MINUTES
October 26, 2023 School Board Meeting Minutes – Regular Meeting. A Regular Meeting of the Board of Education of ISD #414, Minneota Public Schools, was called to order on Tuesday, October 26, 2023, at 7:00 pm in Room #103 by Chair Abby Thostenson. Roll call of Abby Thostenson, Carmen...
OUTSIDE LOOKING IN
During the state championship game on Friday at U.S. Bank Stadium, a Minneota players extended his arm to help a Springfield player to his feet. Upon standing up, the Springfield player developed a cramp in his leg. The Minneota player helped him back to the ground and then stretched out the opponent's leg to relieve the cramping.