Gaylord Area

Gaylord Area

News pertaining to the operations of Gaylord's local government.

Because the owner wants more than what is owed on the property, Gaylord’s City Council wasted little time in saying “no” Wednesday to an offer to purchase property west of the stormwater pond. Jordan developer Jeff Hennen contacted the...

Serving our Country

Staff Sergeant Joshua Shaw, son of Terry Shaw of rural Gaylord, is currently serving a second tour in Iraq. Shaw graduated from Sibley East in 1998 and joined the Army the following year. He is part of a Tank...
The dates for the Minnesota Design Team to visit Gaylord have been set. Chuck Klimmek, president of Gaylord's Economic Development Authority, said that the visit will be held September 4-6, a Thursday through Saturday. Eight sub-committees will be formed...
A Gaylord man was injured Nov. 24 at Sunrise Dairy, eight miles southeast of Gaylord. The Sibley County Sheriff’s Office this week identified Alvara Cansteneado, 21, as the man being injured when his leg became entangled in an auger....

Egg Hunt – CLUE #1

(the prelude to EGGstravaganza) It’s time to start moving to the beat!   Get up on your feet!     The Grand Prize is really neat!       Be the winner of this annual feat!   Decide to compete…     Join the search….it’ll be sweet!       Find those eggs in the mid-summer heat!   Take...
Newcomer Chad Muchow was the top vote getter in the Gaylord City Council race while Carl Wetzel was re-elected with a narrow victory over Susan Johnson-Schmitt. Muchow, incumbent Carl Wetzel, and newcomer Susan Johnson-Schmitt were vying for two spots...

Emergency Services Building

Colder weather didn't stop contractors from working on Gaylord's Emergency Services Building on East Jefferson Avenue. The building will house the police department and ambulance service. According to City Administrator Kevin McCann, construction is expected to be completed in...
Last week residents were mailed an envelope with information about the drive. Donations may be given to 19 different charities. Undesignated donations will be equally divided between the 19 charities. Checks should be written to "Gaylord Combined Charities." Donations...
“A boatload of issues.” That was the comment from City Attorney Donald Lannoye on Wednesday during the City’s Public Hearing for the proposed annexation of land in Dryden Township. The City of Gaylord is proposing the annexation of four...
Gaylord Cub Scouts Pack 59 and Boy Scouts Troop 59 will be "Scouting for Food" to benefit the Sibley County Food Shelf March 7 - 14. Scouts will be going door-to-door Saturday, hanging up the door hangers instead of...