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Local/National Faith Briefs

Pipestone Zone spring rally is April 29 in Luverne The Pipestone Spring Rally will be Saturday, April 29, at St. John Lutheran Church in Luverne. The event begins with registration at 9 a.m. The speaker is Gary Thies, who is the LCMS counselor at Mission Central in Western Iowa. The rally ...

Local/National Faith Briefs

Spring Fling is April 22 at Carlin Hall The second annual “Spring Fling” is at 5:30 p.m. April 22 at Carlin Hall. The event benefits Holy Redeemer School and includes food and friends. Tickets are almost gone, so get yours today by contacting the Parish office at 507-532-5711 or school ...

Local/National Faith Briefs

Catholic Daughters to meet Monday The Catholic Daughters of America will meet on Monday at Hill Street Place. A light lunch will take place at 6 p.m. followed by the meeting. Bring a baby gift for the baby shower with Birthright. They particularly need newborn onesies, diapers and sleepers. ...

Here’s a Thought for April 7

What does ‘Hosanna’ mean to me? So what exactly is Palm Sunday and what’s the big deal about it? Then the multitudes who went before and those who followed cried out, saying: “Hosanna to the Son of David! Blessed is He who comes in the name of the LORD!” Hosanna in the highest. ...

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SMSU Briefs for April 19

Dacey, Dangel memorial poetry reading April 29 at SMSU Two beloved SMSU Emeritus Professors of English who died within the last year — Phil Dacey and Leo Dangel — will be remembered at a memorial reading of their poetry from 7-8:30 p.m. on Saturday, April 29, in the Conference Center ...

MHS Knowledge Bowl team competes at state

MARSHALL — Four Marshall High School students recently competed at the 2017 State Knowledge Bowl competition at Cragun’s Resort in Brainerd. Nick Doerr, Brianna Goslar, David Rabaey and Courtney Schultz represented MHS at the state contest, a two-day academic quiz competition sponsored by ...

Education Briefs for April 19

Students attend College Experience Day at SMSU On March 22, the Yellow Medicine Integration Collaborative, (Canby Public High School, Dawson-Boyd High School, Lakeview Secondary School, Minneota High School, Renville County West High School, and Yellow Medicine East high schools), in ...

Campus Notes for April 19

Concordia University St. Paul announces dean’s list Concordia University, St Paul has announced its dean’s list for the fall 2016 semester. This honor recognizes full-time (12 or more credits) students who have achieved a grade-point average of 3.6 or above. The following students ...

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Hagen, Vandendriessche

MARSHALL — Ramy Hagen and Eric Vandendriessche announce their engagement. Parents of the couple are Jay and Julie Hagen of Britton, S.D., and Gary and Mary Jo Vandendriessche of Marshall. Hagen, a graduate of Gustavus Adolphus College, is a doctor of physical therapy student at Mayo Clinic ...

Schroeder

MARSHALL — Cy and Donna Schroeder will celebrate 60 years of marriage on April 27, 2017. Those wishing to send a card may send to Cy and Donna Schroeder, 602 W. Lyon St., Marshall MN 56258

Welu, Michelson

MILROY — Amy Welu and Tanner Michelson announce their engagement. Parents of the couple are Melvin and Beverly Welu of Milroy and Brian and Jan Michelson of Tracy. Welu is a 2013 graduate of Marshall High School and plans to graduate in May from South Dakota State University with a degree in ...

Helmer, Bofferding

MARSHALL — Melody Helmer and Beau Bofferding announce their engagement. Parents of the couple are Mike and Jackie Helmer of Duncanville, Texas, and Tom and Karen Bofferding of Marshall. Helmer is a 2011 graduate of Trinity Christian High School and a 2015 graduate of Oral Roberts University ...