Luverne High School speech team captured the first-place team trophy Saturday at the Vikings Invitational in Minneota.
Twenty-five Cardinals competed at the event with three students double-entered at the meet, which featured 200 other speakers in three rounds of competition.
•Deputy reported suspicious vehicle on Cedar Street and Main Street.
•Complainant on 221st Street, Jasper, reported suspicious activity.
•Deputy reported an open door on N. Freeman Avenue.
•Complainant on N. Blue Mound Avenue reported subject passed away.
Esther Hilda Pearl (Wegener) Eyberg, 97, Burnsville, died Sunday, Feb. 2, 2020.
A memorial service will be Saturday, March 28, at the Ebenezer Ridges Chapel. A private interment will be in Fort Snelling.
The Cremation Society of Minnesota, Edina, is in charge of the arrangements....
William J. Butzer, 67, Luverne, died peacefully on Sunday, Feb. 9, 2020, at his home
A public visitation will be from 5-8 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 13, at Hartquist Funeral Home in Luverne. A private family service will be Friday.
Arrangements are provided by Hartquist Funeral Home of Luverne, www....
Frederick “Bugs” John Augustad, 87, Luverne, died Sunday, Feb. 2, 2020, at the Good Samaritan Society – Mary Jane Brown Home in Luverne.
A private family memorial service was held.
Arrangements were provided by Hartquist Funeral Home of Luverne, www.hartquistfuneral.com.
Cleo B. Kjenslee, 100, Mankato, died on Monday, Feb. 3, 2020, at New Perspective Senior Living in Mankato.
A funeral service was Friday, Feb. 7, at Mt. Olive Lutheran Church in Mankato. Interment was at the Woodland Hills Memorial Park.
Cleo Kjenslee was born Nov. 5, 1919, to Oscar and Carrie (Lee...
Henrietta Elbers, 87, Hills, died on Saturday, Feb. 1, 2020, at her home.
A funeral service was Saturday, Feb. 8, at the Christian Reformed Church in Luverne. Interment was at the Eastside Cemetery in Steen.
Henrietta Vanden Berg was born Feb. 14, 1932, to Teunis and Elizabeth (Nicolay) Vanden Berg...
Construction will begin this summer on the third phase of Luverne’s Loop path, according to discussion at the Luverne Economic Development Authority meeting Monday morning.
EDA director Holly Sammons said a bid letting date has been set for March 4 and work will likely begin in June on the portion...
Luverne School Board member Colleen Deutsch was recently named to the 2020 All-State School Board through the Minnesota School Boards Association.
Deutsch was one of six school board members across the state presented the prestigious award, which was presented Jan. 16 during the MSBA Leadership...
Minnesota West Community and Technical College has selected Rita Miller, Luverne, as a nominee for the statewide Outstanding Educator Award.
The award acknowledges “exceptional individual professional accomplishment and encourages ongoing excellence in teaching,” according to Jackie Otkin, dean of...