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Sanford Luverne Hospice will host its annual Charity Dinner and Auction on Saturday, April 18, at Grand Prairie Events in Luverne. This year’s event features a live and silent auction including more than 300 items. The five-course meal is highlighted by cabernet grilled sirloin and stuffed pork...
Bill Stegemann, Blue Mound Area Theatre (BMAT) board member and CenterPoint Energy retiree, presents Jim Juhl, BMAT board president, with a $300 Volunteer Grant check from CenterPoint Energy. Pictured are board members (seated, from left) Deb Aanenson, Bill Stegemann, Jim Juhl, David Vis, (second)...
Quarter 2, A Honor Roll Seniors: Dalwa Alinizi, Isaiah Bartels, Tacey Baustian, Sydney Biever, Alexa Chesley, Colby Crabtree, Graham Cunningham, Madigan Flom, Kynzie Hamann, Nicole Hoogland, Ivy Hudson, Amelia Jarchow, Sophia Lanoue, Kyla Leeds, Gunnar Oldre, Stepan Orietskyy, Nicholas Rogers,...
Quarter 2, A Honor Roll Seniors: Josie Bartels, Joslyn Birger, Whitney Elbers, Sadie Fuerstenberg, Easton Harnack, Larinda Kellenberger, Larissa Kruid, Jo-Hannah Ladd, Kailey Rozeboom, Jax Wysong. Juniors: Chase Bosch, Calvin Erickson, Hannah Fick, Abby Knobloch, Allison LaRock, Lauren Tatge,...
Monday morning’s fog and wind conditions allowed rime ice to form on area trees and other outdoor fixtures. Rime ice forms when small water droplets build up as they freeze on contact. Meteorologist Lance VandenBoogart said Monday’s conditions were perfect for the rime ice to form. “You did have...
A three-year wage and benefits agreement was accepted Feb. 4 between county commissioners and the deputy sheriffs’ union. The deputies will receive a 2-percent cost of living adjustment this year followed by 3.25 percent in 2021 and 3.25 percent again in 2022. A $25 a month health insurance...
Palace Theatre director Shawn Kinsinger (far left) leads a small group of Chamber members on tour of the historic building Thursday morning, Feb. 6.
Nooks and crannies, hidden portals, a trap door, narrow, winding stairwells, a rooftop lookout tower … all were featured on a recent backstage tour of the Historic Palace Theatre in Luverne Thursday. The Palace was this month’s featured business for the Luverne Area Chamber’s series of “Love the...
The former band room is now the temporary home for the visual media classroom and teachers lounge. The former choir room (not pictured) is the temporary home for the superintendent's office.
At their workshop Thursday night, Feb. 6, the Luverne School Board and administration agreed that  the 2020-21 school year should start on schedule with other Minnesota schools the Tuesday after Labor Day. Classes this current school year began Sept. 16, two weeks after Labor Day, in order to give...
Ice conditions this year allowed for both permanent and temporary fish houses on The Lake for Saturday's Get Hooked Ice Fishing Derby in Luverne. It was the fifth year of the winter event.
Luverne’s fifth annual Get Hooked Ice Fishing Derby attracted 290 registered anglers at The Lake in Luverne Saturday afternoon. Alex Dewispelaere snagged a 4.63-pound carp to claim the $500 first place prize in the youth division and Dalton Petersen caught a 5.44-pound carp for the $500 first place...
Hills-Beaver Creek High School FFA’ers (from left) Joshua Wiersema, Sophia VanSurksum and Collin Schoneman display the free corduroy jackets they earned through a future leaders application sponsored by the Minnesota FFA Foundation.
Freshmen Collin Schoneman, Sophia VanSurksum and Joshua Wiersema recently received the traditional corduroy blue jackets of active FFA members. While members typically buy the official FFA garment, the three Hills-Beaver Creek High School students received their jackets free through the Minnesota...

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