A $100,367 increase is proposed for Sibley East Public School's levy payable in 2008. Five people - three school board members, the superintendent, and the Hub reporter - were the only people who attended the Truth in Taxation hearing...
United Farmer’s Co-op., (UFC) this week, announced plans for the construction of a large fertilizer facility at its Winthrop campus. Announced in a newsletter this week, the project is expected to cost some $6 million. Site work is planned for...
Compared to the previous year, it was a somewhat quiet 2009 for Gaylord’s Fire Department. Fire Chief Dean Schons, at the department’s annual banquet Monday, reported that Gaylord firefighters responded to 33 calls last year. That was 16 less...
Gaylord’s Chamber of Commerce recognized Kathy and Dale Jensen with the Outstanding Service Award Saturday at the group’s Spring Fling event. The six-member Gaylord Girl Scout Troop #3074, consisting of Megan Bening, Chelsea Hahn, Hannah Larson, Sonja Sprandel, Alyssa...
The exterior of the Sibley County Courthouse will soon be given a "face lift." County Commissioners, last week, accepted a quote of $37,500 from CMC Construction Inc., Arlington, for pressure washing the courthouse and tuck pointing all joints that...
Races have developed in Gaylord for both mayor and City Council, for mayor and City Council of New Auburn, and Sibley East School Board. Current Gaylord City Council members Carl Wetzel and Brenda Pautsch have filed for mayor. The...
All Sibley East volunteer coaches and advisors must now sign an agreement outlining expectations. The Board of Education, Monday, approved the guidelines, which, according to Superintendent Stephen Jones, are strongly supported by the Minnesota School Board Association. The guidelines...
The Eggstravaganza parade and car cruise have been re-routed this year due to construction on city streets. Eggstravaganza Parade Rebecca Lindemann, co-coordinator of Gaylord's Eggstravaganza, said that because of the construction on Lincoln Avenue, parade units will be staged along...
Gaylord residents, last week, were mailed information about the 2010 Gaylord Combined Charities Drive. Residents are invited to make a donation and designate the donation among 17 area charities. Undesignated donations are divided equally among the 17 charities. Donations are...
A new year has brought change in leadership to the Sibley East Board of Education. At the school board meeting Thursday, Anne Karl was elected chairperson of the Board of Education by a 4-2 vote, replacing Brian Asmus. Asmus...