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Art in the family: Father and son share creations at Area Art Show

April 4, 2014 in Uncategorized

Gaeland Priebe has always been good at making things with his hands. He went to college to become an industrial arts teacher, but his career path took him in other directions.
“I was a long-haired hippie, and I got interested in geodesic domes,”…continue reading on dglobe.com

Parade of Tree event is Sunday in Slayton

November 28, 2013 in Uncategorized

 

SLAYTON — The Murray County Historical Society is hosting its annual Parade of Trees open house from 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday at the Murray County Historical Museum, 2480 29th St., Slayton.
The museum is slated to have 22 trees on display this…continue reading on dglobe.com

Help for the homeless coming with new service

September 24, 2013 in Uncategorized

 

SLAYTON — Beginning next Tuesday, the Southwest Minnesota Opportunity Council in Nobles, Rock, Pipestone and Murray counties, as well as Western Community Action in Jackson and Cottonwood counties, will offer a one-stop service for the ho…continue reading on dglobe.com

Help for the homeless coming with new service

September 24, 2013 in Uncategorized

 

SLAYTON — Beginning next Tuesday, the Southwest Minnesota Opportunity Council in Nobles, Rock, Pipestone and Murray counties, as well as Western Community Action in Jackson and Cottonwood counties, will offer a one-stop service for the ho…continue reading on dglobe.com

Local municipalities OK preliminary 2014 levies

September 20, 2013 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — With the Sept. 15 deadline past, city councils around the region have approved preliminary levies for 2014.
Windom was one of the few municipalities in the area to vote against increasing the levy this year. Instead, its 2013 levy wi…continue reading on dglobe.com

Setterberg exhibit opens Sept. 7 at Slayton library

August 30, 2013 in Uncategorized

BY JANE TURPIN MOORE, Daily Globe

SLAYTON — A coincidental meeting in New York City many decades ago planted the seed for a new art exhibit at the Slayton Public Library.
Thirty-six works of Carl Georg Setterberg, a nationally known artist…continue reading on dglobe.com

Veterans memorial proposed for Slayton

August 28, 2013 in Uncategorized

SLAYTON — Plans for constructing a Murray County Veteran’s Memorial in Slayton are moving forward after the Murray County Board of Commissioners recently approved the proposed site for the project.Development of the memorial honoring Murray County v…continue reading on dglobe.com

New lease on life: Curtis Schmidt has improved outlook following kidney transplant

August 19, 2013 in Uncategorized

SLAYTON — Today marks 70 days for Curtis Schmidt’s new kidney.
On Friday, June 7, Curtis and his wife, Darlene, got the call they’d long been waiting for — a kidney was available if Curtis wanted it. The next day, he received an organ transp…continue reading on dglobe.com

Slayton tractor spreads cancer awareness

August 15, 2013 in Uncategorized

SLAYTON — It’s hard to miss the long line of tractors parked along the driveway leading to the home of Ernie Engelkes and his wife, Betty.

It’s also difficult not to notice the pink tractor decorated by Engelkes that was moved Thursday after…continue reading on dglobe.com

The first family reunion

July 14, 2013 in Worthington Daily Globe

A meeting of a son and his birthmother’s familySLAYTON Ben Nagel said he doesn’t get nervous.
But last week was different. Continue Reading