Luverne

Pastor Ann Zastrow will be installed as the new associate pastor at Grace Lutheran Church in Luverne during worship this Sunday.
“I look forward to being part of this congregation and community, not just a visitor.” That’s how Grace Lutheran Church’s new Associate Pastor Ann Zastrow sums up her feelings about moving to Luverne. “There is just a positive energy in this church and community,” Zastrow said. “I could feel it...
Luverne High School Class of 1979 gathered recently for their 40-year class reunion in Luverne. Pictured are (front, left) Sheila Loger, Carolyn Hensel Boston, Doug McGuire, Jan Birdsey, Laurie DeWispelaere, Jolene Obermoller Hanson, Marilee Dorn, Shawn Klosterbuer Mann, Colleen Obermoller Deutsch...
Forty-six motorcycles and roughly 70 representatives of the Minnesota American Legion Riders form two lanes on North Highway 75 in Luverne on their way from the Minnesota Veterans Home toward Main Street where they continued east toward Magnolia on County Road 4.
The Minnesota American Legion Riders rolled into the Veterans Home in Luverne Friday morning on 46 motorcycles and support vehicles. It was the first of 23 stops on a 650-mile southern Minnesota tour that started Friday morning in Pipestone and ended Sunday night in Buffalo. The group of roughly 70...
Kathy Watters of Bonney Lake, Washington, (far right) has coffee on July 31 with local Hinkly House volunteers (from left) Shirley Harrison, Janet Burger, Betty Mann and Diane Jauert. She’s traveling with her friend, Bob Mader (on her right), and his daughter, Gloria (on her left).
A descendent of Luverne’s early leader R.B. Hinkly was in town last week to tour the former home of her great-great-uncle. Kathy Watters of Bonney Lake, Washington, sat down for coffee Wednesday, July 31, in the Hinkly House dining room with local curators and historians who were eager to show her...
Lewis and Clark vice chairman Murray Hulstein (left) gives Lennis “Red” Arndt of Luverne a hand pump replica in recognition of the Lewis and Clark pump station named in Arndt’s honor.
Officials with Lewis & Clark Regional Water System honored a Luverne man for his dedication to the decades-long project to bring drinking water to Rock County and the tri-state area. Lennis “Red” Arndt is chairman of the system’s executive committee. He was a member of the original Lewis &...
Lynette Hoiland, left, is known as “the new Neva” in her role as the new coordinator for LSS Meals at Generations. She’s pictured with Neva Clausen, who served in the role for over 30 years and continues to volunteer at Generations.
Lynette Hoiland, Luverne, is already enjoying her new position. “It’s a great fit for me at this stage of my life,” she said. Hoiland began as the coordinator of Lutheran Social Services (LSS) Meals at Generations in Luverne in mid-July. According to Hoiland, the main responsibilities of her new...
The city's western landscape along Dodge Street is changing rapidly as Henning Construction crews move dirt to develop the Uithoven Additional residential neighborhood. These pictures were taken July 31.
To the Editor: Oh boy! Here we go again! A few people get murdered over the weekend and I bet they’re going to want to take our guns away. I know everybody here in Rock County is with me when I say I’ll defend myself and my property to the max. If some jerk would break into my house and attempt to...
Harriet Thomas
Harriet Thomas, 99, Luverne, died Sunday, Aug. 4, 2019, at the Good Samaritan Society Mary Jane Brown Home in Luverne. A funeral Mass will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday, Aug. 9, at St. Catherine Catholic Church in Luverne. Burial will be in the St. Catherine Cemetery in Luverne. A time of fellowship will...
Edward DeBoer
Edward Ray DeBoer, 79, Luverne, died Monday, July 29, 2019, at his home. A memorial service was Saturday, Aug. 3, at the First Presbyterian Church in Luverne. Burial with military honors followed at Pleasant View Cemetery in Little Rock, Iowa. Edward DeBoer was born on Aug. 27, 1939, the youngest...

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