Sweetheart and Hunk Week will be celebrated at Sibley East High School February 9 - 13. The week's activities are sponsored by the Sibley East FFA. Coronation of the Sweetheart and Hunk will be held Monday, Feb. 9 at...
Sibley County Highway Department shops in Henderson, Winthrop and Gibbon will get salt shed buildings this fall. County Commissioners, last week, approved a contract with Greystone Construction of Shakopee for cover-all salt shed buildings. The Henderson and Gibbon buildings...
Response to “Quality Counts” Report By John Langenbrunner, Sibley East Schools’ Superintendent On January 9, 2008 a new educational report was released by Education Week, a recognized publisher of educational information and research. The national report called “Quality Counts” shared state...
Sibley County employees, except for County Commissioners, will receive a 2% cost of living adjustment for 2011. County Commissioners, by a 5-0 vote, approved the measure Tuesday. In addition, Sibley County increased the health insurance cap by $30 for single...
City officials are continuing discussions with Midwest Biogas, a development stage renewable energy company. The company has developed and refined the concept of centralized biogas production facilities. Nick Nelson, president and CEO of Midwest Biogas, who lives in Gaylord, told...
Retired Nicollet County Veterans Service Officer Hank Sadler assumed duties Monday as Sibley County's interim Veterans Service Officer. He is replacing Steve Schow, who retired May 30. Sadler retired Oct. 1, 2007 after 23 years as the Nicollet County...
Trailblazer Transit’s Joint Powers Board, Thursday, supported continuing Trailblazer Transit’s policy for the use of caretakers and assistants. According to the current policy, in the event a customer is capable of riding the bus alone, but cannot make responsible...
By Catherine Lorenz, Member Sibley Co. Trails Board By now most residents have heard about the possibility of a county-wide trails system, with each city having its own municipal trail “hooked into” the county trail. The idea for a county...
The number of carloads shipped on the Minnesota Prairie Line continues to grow. Officials from the Minnesota Prairie Line reported at the Rail Authority meeting Jan. 21, that 6,869 carloads were shipped in 2008. That is 1,027 cars more...
He will be making a pre-holiday stop at the Sibley East Elementary cafeteria in Gaylord from 9 a.m. to noon. The public is invited. Participants are asked to bring a nonperishable item for the Sibley County Food Shelf. Sibley County...