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Virginia Marie Regnier

Posted April 17, 2019 at 1:59 pm


Tracy, MN

April 16, 2019

Mass of Christian Burial for Virginia Marie Regnier, 94, of Dovray, was held Tuesday, April 16, 2019, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Tracy. Interment will take place at a later date at the Walnut Grove City Cemetery.

Virginia Marie (Shaw) was born on February 19, 1925, in Chicago, IL, to Walter and Mae (Stivarius) Shaw. She attended District 27 Grace School north of Dovray and graduated from Westbrook High School. She was united in marriage

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    Understanding the Board of Appeal and Equalization

    This is the time of the year when county assessor offices have sent property owners a Valuation of Real Property Notice that informs them of the value and classification of their real estate. The estimated market value, the amount a buyer would pay for the property, of a particular property may raise questions; consequently, the owner should check with the assessor’s office for an explanation of the dollar value, based on the

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    Westbrook Lion John Rupp recognized for outstanding service

    John Rupp received honors at the Westbrook Lions Annual Dinner on Saturday, April 13, 2019 at the Westbrook Community Center.   He was recognized for his service with the Multiple District 5M KidSight program by receiving the “KidSight Sight Saver” award.  Lion John worked with 41 Lions Clubs in the Southwest corner of Minnesota to organize screenings of children 6 months to 6 years for Myopia, Hyperopia (Far Sightedness), Astigmatism, Cataract, Anisometropia, Strabismus, Anisocoria, and Ptosis.  If caught early enough, a child’s eyes can fully

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    Devin Soupir joins local office of Van der Hagen, Skogrand & Associates

    A private wealth advisory practice of Ameriprise Financial Services, Inc.

    Devin Soupir has joined the Marshall financial practice of Van der Hagen, Skogrand & Associates a private wealth advisory practice of Ameriprise Financial Services, Inc. as an Administrative Assistant.

    In this role, Soupir will support the practice with such as: assisting with preparing for client

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    Murray County 4-H

    Organizations celebrate National Volunteer Week annually in April, this year it was April 7 – 13. Along with a letter of thanks to all 4-H volunteers, Murray County 4-H highlighted one volunteer on the Minnesota 4-H Facebook page and Twitter account. This year Murray County 4-H volunteer David Herrig was honored for his years of service to 4-H. According to 4-H records, Dave’s been a volunteer for 28 years, however, it

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    Walnut Grove City Council has full agenda

    Walnut Grove City Council met April 9 at 6:30 p.m. for a regular council meeting at the Walnut Grove city offices.

    Find the full story in this weeks Sentinel Tribune.

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    Storytelling Photographer

    Doug Ohman is known as a photographer, a speaker, a historian and a storyteller. In his opening comments at the Westbrook Community Center the evening of April 9, he commented, “My favorite title is storyteller, and I promise I will not lecture tonight.” He did an outstanding job of entertaining the audience with stories related to photographs of churches, barns, courthouse, schools, cabins and libraries.

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    The riddle of the two tombs

    There are two places in Jerusalem that claim to be the burial place of Jesus.  My husband and I visited both of them when we were in Israel in 2014.

    Church of the Holy Sepulchre

    The first, and oldest, is

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    Math Minds

    Sixth and seventh grade students from Inwood Christian School put their math skills to the test recently while attending a math bee. The sixth grade class went to Dordt College and the seventh graders headed to Northwestern College.

    Find the full article in this weeks edition of The West Lyon Herald.

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    Catherine Grotewold



    April 11, 2019

    Catherine Grotewold, 74, of Larchwood, Iowa, died Thursday, April 11, 2019, at Dougherty Hospice House, Sioux Falls, South Dakota.

    Mass of Christian Burial was Tuesday, April 16,

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