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Faith Briefs for Oct. 19

Pipestone Zone LWML Fall Rally is Oct. 27 The 2018 Pipestone Zone LWML Fall Rally will be at Our Saviour’s Lutheran Church in Pipestone on Saturday, Oct. 27. Registration starts at 9 a.m., the rally begins at 9:30 a.m.. The speaker will be the Rev. William Utech on “Hope for the ...

Greathouse to be ordained Saturday

MARSHALL — The Southwest Minnesota State University Campus Religious Center will be the site for an ordination into the ministry Saturday. Jeff Greathouse will be ordained into the ministry after being called by Winds of the Prairie Ministries. “I have been serving Grace First parish in ...

12,000 Catholic school students celebrate Mass at U.S. Bank Stadium

MINNEAPOLIS —12,000 fourth through eighth grade students from the 79 Catholic elementary schools in the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis celebrated the second Mass of the Holy Spirit Wednesday to help kick off the new school year. The event was organized by the Catholic Schools Center ...

Moat has a love for little children

MARSHALL – Her love for children is what has moved Ella Moat to teach Sunday school for the past 70 years. “I started teaching when I was 16. The kids are just so adorable,” she said. “They come up with sweet little things. They're so precious when they sing once a month.” Moat, ...

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SMSU Briefs for Oct. 17

SMSU announces recent graduates A total of 531 degrees were awarded to students following the spring and summer sessions of courses at Southwest Minnesota State University. The students earned their degrees in both undergraduate and graduate degree programs. An undergraduate student who ...

Campus Notes for Oct. 17

Gordon receives scholarship at SDSU South Dakota State University junior Elisabeth Gordon is receiving the Col. Martin L. and Irene T. Taylor Memorial Scholarship in Engineering this academic year. Gordon, daughter of Joseph and Jill Gordon of Marshall, Minnesota, is a 2016 Marshall High ...

SMSU Briefs for Oct. 10

Memorial service for Radzilowski is Oct. 14 A memorial service for the late SMSU history professor Thaddeus “Ted” Radzilowski will be from 3-5 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 14, at the Campus Religious Center at Southwest Minnesota State University. His friend and colleague, Professor Emeritus of ...

Education Briefs for Oct. 10

Conference for Young Artists Oct. 25 The Southwest MN Arts Council and Southwest West Central Service Cooperative presents the 25th annual Conference for Young Artists, which will be Oct. 25. Derek Anderson, an author and illustrator from the Twin Cities, is very excited to inspire students ...

Engagements, Weddings, Anniversaries | VIEW ALL

Beukelman, Deutz

MARSHALL — Lauren Beukelman and Austin Deutz were married Sept. 15, 2018, in Marshall. Parents of the bride are Scott and Marcia Beukelman of Marshall. Beukelman is a 2009 graduate of Canby High School and attended Minnesota State University in Mankato. She received her MBA from Southwest ...

Brewers, Collins

MARSHALL — Lindsey Brewers and Ryan Collins announce their engagement. Parents of the couple are Mark (“Bert”) and Kellie Brewers of Marshall and Pat and Kim Collins of Andover. Brewers is a 2008 graduate of Marshall High School and a 2012 graduate of The University of Minnesota, ...

Begley, Kontz

MARSHALL — Kayleigh Begley and Hunter Kontz announce their engagement. Parents of the couple are Mark and Margaret Begley of Omaha, Nebraska, and Jim and Jill Kontz of Marshall. Begley is a graduate of Millard North High School in Omaha and a 2017 graduate of Creighton University in Omaha ...

Gruhot, Schrunk

MARSHALL — Sarah Gruhot and Taylor Schrunk announce their engagement. Parents of the couple are Mike and Sue Gruhot of Marshall and Dan and Sue Schrunk of Marshall. The couple are both 2008 Marshall High School graduates. Gruhot works at Wells Fargo Bank in Marshall. Schrunk works on the ...