Inez Christine Gould, 91, Ivanhoe, formerly of Rock Rapids, Iowa, and Luverne, died Saturday, Nov. 19, 2016, at the Minneota Manor in Minneota.
A funeral service will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 23, with visitation one hour prior to the service, at Union Memorial Church in Milford, Iowa.
Maynard Randall Lafrenz, 70, Luverne, died under hospice care on Tuesday, Nov. 15, 2016, at the Golden Living Center in Slayton.
A funeral was Friday, Nov. 18, at Hartquist Funeral Home in Luverne. Burial followed at Maplewood Cemetery in Luverne.
Maynard Lafrenz was born to Hans...
Norma Jean Slegers
Norma Jean Slegers, 86, Hills, formeryly of Tyler, died Wednesday, Nov. 16, 2016, at the Tuff Memorial Home in Hills.
A funeral was Saturday, Nov. 19, 2016, at Holland Christian Reformed Church in Holland. Burial followed at Holland Cemetery.
Norma Miersma was born July 14, 1930...
The following appeared in an atlas published in 1886:
ORGANIZATION OF TOWNSHIPS
On the 10th of September, 1872, the township of Beaver Creek was organized, embracing the same territory as it does today.
November 27, 1872, a petition was presented and granted, organizing the township of Magnolia...
Monday, Nov. 28: Cabbage roll casserole, green beans, peaches, bread, pudding.
Program: 1 p.m. Pinochle
Tuesday, Nov. 29: Meatloaf with ketchup, mashed potatoes, creamed corn, bread, mandarin oranges.
Program: 9 a.m. Board meeting. Two-buck Tuesday sponsored by First Farmers and...
•Complainant reported that she woke up to someone in her bedroom rummaging through her things. Her husband went downstairs after the individual. Suspect exited through a basement door. Complainant’s description of the suspect: thin male, not quite six feet, had a flashlight...
Winter’s back; do you need winter driving refresher tips?
Winter hit with a vengeance this week, and by all reports Minnesotans (Rock County included) forgot how to drive in winter conditions.
The Minnesota Department of Transportation and the Department of Public Safety issued numerous warnings...
By Mavis Fodness
There’s nothing better than feeling less worried about your children and everyday events.
Turmoil built in my head and heart as I worried about my youngest child for his eight weeks of basic military training (or Basic Mom Torture).
My only contact with Adam during that time was...
By Rick Peterson,
Tollefson Publishing General Manager
It’s that time of year when we take a moment to consider all the things we are thankful for. It’s a shame really that we only set aside one day a year to do that.
Here’s an early New Year’s Resolution for you: Each day I am going to write down...
Question: What is the procedure if I hit a deer with my vehicle? Can I keep it?
Answer: The Minnesota State Patrol does issue permits for road-kill deer generally right at the time of the crash or soon after. Any Minnesota resident may claim a road-killed animal by contacting a law enforcement...