Following are the results reported for Open Class competition at the 2018 Rock County Fair:
•Best of Show: Betty Leuthold; Reserve Best of Show: Maryln Luitjens.
•Champions of Subdivisions: Betty Leuthold, Shirley Sandager, Micaela Hemme, Carter Peterson, Maryln Luitjens, Sarah Stegenga.
Following are the results reported for Open Class competition at the 2017 Rock County Fair:
•Best of Show, Eileen Hemme; Reserve Best of Show, Shirley Connor.
•Champions of Subdivisions: Eileen Hemme (2), Marge Baker, Owen Sudenga, Shirley Connor, Lynette Jauert.
•Reserve Champions of...
The Luverne Convention and Visitors Bureau has announced the winners of the August 2016 Prairie Photo Contest.
“Country Sunrise,” by Caryn Harrington of Adrian, and “Touch the Sky Night Lights,” by Thomas Jungroth of Crystal, were named the August winners according to a judging panel comprised of...
Twenty-seven people participated in the first Stein-Holding Contest during Saturday afternoon’s Rock River Beerfest.
The contest featured a men’s and a women’s division with each challenged to hold, at shoulder height, a glass stein filled with beer weighing 5 ½ pounds.
Each division was limited to...
Board members with the Luverne Convention and Visitors Bureau took a little extra time deciding the winners of the June Prairie Photo Contest.
Chosen were a sunrise photo at Blue Mounds State Park by Debbie Kippen of Blaine and a prairie storm photo by Dan Harrington of Adrian.
“The board had a...
Following are the results reported for Open Class competition at the 2016 Rock County Fair:
•Field Crops: champion, Eric Fick; reserve, Eric Fick.
•Vegetables and Fruits: champion, Chloe Schoeneman; reserve, Loren Forrest.
•Sewing: champion, Megan Sauer; reserve, Connie Bergman.
The Beaver Creek Sportman’s Club sponsored a fishing derby Sunday, June 12, at the Hills Rez.
The event was hosted by the group as part of the Friendship Days weekend activities.
BCSC president Arlyn Gehrke said, “There was a total of 60 participants and over 350 fish were caught.”
Winners in the...
Two Rock County students will be honored for their writing skills at the Veterans of Foreign Wars District mid-winter meeting on Jan. 2 in Morton.
Eighth-grader Aleigha Glidewell and ninth-grader Mary-Frances Ladd, both in the Hills-Beaver Creek School District, wrote winning essays for the VFW...
The first-place winner of the Light ’Em Up contest sponsored by the Hills Lions Club in Beaver Creek is Sterling Shaffer who lives at 402 East 1st Ave.
Shaffer, 76, describes himself as one of the elite seniors in the town of Beaver Creek. He has a passion for Christmas and decorates both the...