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Gene Dold

Posted November 13, 2019 at 5:05 pm


Currie, MN

November 8, 2019

Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at 10:30 a.m. wth Msgr. R. Paul Heiting officiating, for Gene Dold. Visitation will be on Tuesday, November 12 at the IHM Church in Currie from 407 p.m. and also one hour prior to the services at the church on Wednesday. Interment is at Calvary Cemetery in Currie, MN. Millitary honors accorded by the Currie American Legion Post. To send condolences visit

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    Delon Knudson


    Dovray, MN

    November 5, 2019

    Delon Knudson, age 84 of Dovray, passed away Tuesday, November 5, 2019 at Sanford Westbrook Medical Center.  Memorial Services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Sunday, November 17 at English Lutheran Church in Walnut Grove.  Visitation will be

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    Herbert “Bert” C. Dibley


    Brooklyn Park, MN

    October 29, 2019

    Herbert “Bert” C. Dibley, age 93, of Brooklyn Park.  Passed away on October 29, 2019.  Preceded in death by parents, Roy and Lola (Lapham) Dibley; sister, Eunice Burns.

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    Dolly Phelps Reading for the Record

    On November 7, schools and public libraries in southwestern Minnesota communities participated in United Way’s Jumpstart with the pre-school book Thank you, Omu. This book was read at every participating school and library. Westbrook librarian Kari Ourada hosted the story time at 10:30 for 6 children, supervised by Carlyn Lindaman from Twila Kletcher’s daycare. Dolly Phelps held the

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    Bedtime Stories

    WWG 7th and 8th graders have been working hard to prepare for the Jr. High play titled, “Bedtime Stories (as told by our dad, who messed them up)”. 

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    City receives information about 2020 census

    WESTBROOK — County Commissioner Larry Anderson introduced United States Census Bureau representative Jim Accurso. Accurso says he is getting the word out about the upcoming census. He also noted a person with a valid current address will receive a census form. They are planning on every person, as head of household with a valid address, will be notified

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    The Mystery in the Museum

    Among the historical artifacts collected in the Laura Ingalls Wilder Museum in Walnut Grove is an item that has a somewhat mysterious background.  It is a Civil War-era battle flag.

    Find the full article in this week;s Sentinel Tribune.

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    Chapter experiences FFA national convention

    This year, 16 members of the West Lyon FFA chapter attended the national FFA convention in Indianapolis, Indiana. Members included 10 sophomores, the ag mechanics team of Blake Meyer, Lucas Moser, Tyren Ulmer and Gabe Knobloch; Megan Van Wyhe, a finalist in food science proficiency, and Adam Knoblock, a national choir participant. “West Lyon has a lot of talented students, and to be able to take 16 of these kids to the national FFA convention to represent our district is an

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    Spirit Store helps give a hand up

    For the eighth year, ATLAS of Lyon County is helping families make Christmas a little less stressful with the Spirit Store. ATLAS strives to give a hand up, not a hand out, in a warm, friendly and confidential environment. With all the generosity given last year, nearly 300 children in Lyon County were helped through the Spirit Store.

    Find the full article in this week’s West Lyon

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    Big boost for fire, EMS,

    parks and recreation

    Members of the Lyon County Riverboat Foundation board came to Grand Falls Casino & Golf Resort Thursday, Nov. 7, with 26 checks totaling $662,344 to hand out to a number of area organizations during the competitive grant award ceremony. Last year, the foundation disbursed just 10 grants valued at $206,000.

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