Luverne

The Blazing Star Vineyard was planted Saturday afternoon in a former alfalfa field east of Warren Baker’s home.
Last weekend almost 3,000 bare root vines were planted in local soil in anticipation of the opening of Blazing Star Winery. Paul Neyers planted the 4.5-acre vineyard near the corner of Hatting and Freeman south of the fairgrounds on land formerly owned by Warren Baker. The grapes will be used to...
Despite the coronavirus pandemic, there are several safe opportunities to celebrate the Independence Day holiday in Luverne. Dave Duffy is bringing back the July 4 Davis Lake Triathlon, which will be divided into two races. The Minnow Race begins at 8:30 a.m. and includes a quarter-mile kayak...
To the Editor:        As I never received the email from the Star-Herald last week for comments on what happened in Special Session, I thought it would be good to share with you some of the events which led to the Senate adjourning on Saturday morning, June 20.        A number of days prior to that...
Dispatch report June 19 •Complainant eastbound on Interstate 90, mile marker 2, Beaver Creek, reported a pursuit. •Complainant at the Rez Park in Hills reported a vehicle driving on grass and walking path. •Complainant requested to speak to a deputy. •A civil issue was reported on Water Avenue in...
Phillip Duffy
       Phillip Lawrence Duffy, 80, Luverne, died Thursday, June 25, 2020, at the Sanford Luverne Hospice Cottage.        A memorial service will be at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, July 2, at St. Catherine Catholic Church in Luverne. A time of visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the church....
Joyce Holm
Joyce Thulin Holm, 89, Luverne, died Saturday, June 13, 2020.        A time of fellowship will be from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Friday, July 10, at the Maplewood Cemetery in Luverne. A private family graveside service will be at Maplewood Cemetery in Luverne. To live stream the graveside service, go to...
Mary Guhin
Mary Ellwein Guhin passed away on June 24, 2020, at Ava’s House in Sioux Falls, South Dakota.        Mary Ellwein was born Sept. 22, 1948, at Sioux Valley Hospital in Sioux Falls, South Dakota.        Mary grew up in Sioux Falls, Worthington, Minnesota, and Rapid City, South Dakota. She graduated...
William Kannenberg
William LeRoy Kannenberg, 89, Luverne, died Sunday, June 28, 2020, at the Sanford USD Medical Center in Sioux Falls, South Dakota.        A funeral service is at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, July 1, with visitation beginning at noon, at St. John Lutheran Church in Luverne. Burial with military honors will...
David Owens joined the Klosterbuer & Haubrich Law Firm in Luverne in early March, just as the coronavirus pandemic was declared. Three months later he is ready to reassume the duties as the assistant county attorney as the court system begins rescheduling hearings postponed since late March.
Quality of life and community involvement influenced the newest Rock County assistant attorney to step away from a prestigious law firm to join the two-attorney firm of Klosterbuer and Haubrich in Luverne. Rock County commissioners recently approved David Owens to assist County Attorney Jeff...
Hills-Beaver Creek Community Education supervisor Dylan Gehrke (sitting) asks student Kenadie Fick a series of questions before she is allowed to participate in the summer weight lifting program Monday in Hills.
Students participating in Hills-Beaver Creek Community Education summer lifting program are asked a series of questions and have their temperatures taken before each class begins. The precautions were put into place in response to reduce the spread of the coronavirus. Dylan Gehrke supervises the...

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