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Disc golf growing in popularity in Winthrop

It’s a sport with its popularity on the rise. Ten years ago, a nine-hole disc golf course was constructed in Winthrop City Park. While play was spotty at first, it has steadily picked up with the past few years seeing the number of players and rounds increase dramatically. Allen and Kyrsten Carlson, along with their…

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GFW purchases camera system for bus fleet

by Doug Hanson The GFW School Board has been in the process of redoing its transportation department to make it more efficient and safer. On July 19 the School Board approved a purchase of the Pro Vision Camera System that featured four cameras per bus with Wifi download and solid state drive at the cost…

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Merlin Alfred Klabunde

Merlin Alfred Klabunde, age 82, of Hutchinson, passed away Monday, July 12, 2021, at Harmony River Living Center in Hutchinson, Minnesota. Memorial service were held Friday, July 16, 2021, at 11:00 a.m. at Immanuel Lutheran Church with interment in Immanuel Lutheran Church Cemetery. Clergy officiating was Rev. Allan Reed. Organist was Karen Buckentin. Congregational hymns…

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Leroy Setterman

LeRoy C. Setterman, age 86, of Gaylord, Minnesota, passed away Friday, July 23, 2021, at Glencoe Regional Health in Glencoe, Minnesota. Funeral service will be Friday, July 30, 2021, 11:00 a.m. at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Gaylord with interment in the church cemetery. Visitation will be Thursday, July 29, 2021, 4:00 p.m. to 7:00…

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Jane Hermel

Jane Hermel, 70, of Nicollet died Thursday, July 22, 2021 at Oak Terrace Assisted Living in North Mankato. Funeral service were held at 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, July 27, 2021 at Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church in Nicollet with Pastor Michah Plocher officiating. Burial follow ed in the church cemetery. Visitation was held at 4 – 7…

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Public Notices July 28

Independent School District GFW Public Schools June 21, 2021 Summary of regular school board meeting. Full text is available for public inspection at 323 East 11th Street, Gibbon, MN 55335. CALL TO ORDER The regular board meeting of the GFW School Board was held on June 21, 2021 at the Elementary School Gibbon, MN. Board…

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Classified July 28

Real Estate Sales 10 ac Buildable Site: Your chance to own 10 ac of land in a great rural location. Great views of Linden Lake and only 1 mile from Hanska, 13 miles from New Ulm & 15 miles from Lake Crystal. Additional acreage up to 5 ac is available at $10,000/ac. 000 State Hwy…

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