Minneota's Blake Reiss ran over Lac qui Parle Valley defender Dustin Poitter.
When a little 100-pound freshman ran onto the field to kick an extra point for the Vikings Friday night there was confusion among the Minneota faithful.
As McKenna Yost set the ball for Minneota, hitter Natalee Rolbiecki (seen between Yost's arms) was poised and ready to hit the ball. Abby Rost (right) was also watching in case she got the set — and also watching was McKenzie Tolk (left) and Coach Hayley Fruin (right).
MINNEOTA dropped it's first volleyball game in the Southwest Showcase at the Midwest Volleyball Warehouse in Burnsville Friday night. After dropping a 25-23 nail-bitter to BOLD, the Vikings came back for a 25-19 win over the Warriors. The two teams got wrapped up in another "down to the finish" fiasco with BOLD winning, 16-14.
Filming took place at the cemetery site of the church with Kayann Riecke, her husband Ross and her mother Kathleen Jacobson talking it over with the filming crew.
Among the impressive 18 nominations Pioneer PBS programs received for Upper Midwest Emmy Awards recently was its new program entitled "Landmarks: Keeping History Alive" about old churches, barns and schools of western and southwestern Minnesota.
Sioux Falls residents awoke Wednesday morning to find lakes where there previously had not been a lake. A lot of water damage was done in the area.
As three tornadoes struck Sioux Falls last week, six Minneota natives were within close proximity and talked about their experiences. Although none of them were injured by the Aug. 11 tornadoes, five of the six of them work at Avera McKennan, which was not damaged.
Postmaster Lois Verhelst is making her final delivery — her retirement notice.
When asked why she is retiring as the Minneota Postmaster, Lois Verhelst took no time to search for answer. "Because I'm ancient," she joked. Not getting the answer you expect from Verhelst is a tradition that has defined her. Just ask any locals who have dealt with her.
Mutual aid means helping one another.
The Lyon County Sheriff’s Office and the City of Tracy officially entered into a law enforcement mutual aid agreement on Tuesday. The City of Tracy approached the sheriff’s office, asking to enter into a mutual aid agreement.
Minneota's Blake Reiss ran over Lac qui Parle Valley defender Dustin Poitter.
As McKenna Yost set the ball for Minneota, hitter Natalee Rolbiecki (seen between Yost's arms) was poised and ready to hit the ball. Abby Rost (right) was also watching in case she got the set — and also watching was McKenzie Tolk (left) and Coach Hayley Fruin (right).
Filming took place at the cemetery site of the church with Kayann Riecke, her husband Ross and her mother Kathleen Jacobson talking it over with the filming crew.
Sioux Falls residents awoke Wednesday morning to find lakes where there previously had not been a lake. A lot of water damage was done in the area.
Postmaster Lois Verhelst is making her final delivery — her retirement notice.
Mutual aid means helping one another.

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Cole Sanow ran the field against Lac qui Parle Valley.

FRIDAY SCORES:

Dawson-Boyd 32, MACCRAY 6

Minneota 42, Lac qui Parle Valley 7

Russell-Tyler-Ruthton 40, Canby 12

Lakeview 22, Yellow Medicine East 8

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Edward A. VanOverbeke, age 81, of Taunton, Minnesota, died on Wednesday, September 19, 2019, at the Canby Hospital in Canby, Minnesota.

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