• City approves $1.3 million payment to MnDOT

    | Published on March 19, 2018 at 11:00am CDT

    Open house set for March 22 on Complete Streets project Downtown business owners, city residents and the public are invited to attend a Glenwood Complete Streets project information session and open house on Thursday, March 22 at the Welcome Center in downtown Glenwood. Project staff will be available at the open house to answer project-related questions. The… Read More

  • Annual community expo to feature ‘street’ project

    | Published on March 19, 2018 at 10:58am CDT

    By Celeste Rapp The eighth annual Pope County Community Expo is fast approaching. To be held on April 7 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., the expo features over 150 exhibitors and 21 special events scattered throughout the Minnewaska Area High School building. With demonstrations from exhibitors, such as Glacial Ridge Health Systems and Koep’s… Read More

  • Knowledge Bowl team places at subsections

    | Published on March 19, 2018 at 10:57am CDT

    One of three Minnewaska Knowledge Bowl teams placed second at subsections on March 14. Zach Evans, Sam Pfeiffer, Calvin Hoffmann, Peyton Kolstoe and Sam Peters made up the team that placed within the top three spots out of 42 teams. They qualified for regional competition, but had to surrender their spot due to the upcoming… Read More

  • Speech results

    | Published on March 19, 2018 at 10:54am CDT

    The Minnewaska speech team participated in a meet at Chokio-Alberta High School with Clinton-Graceville-Beardsley on March 10. There were no team awards at the meet. The results from the meet were as follows: Sam Peters received first, Benjamin Larson received second, and Nik VanDyke received sixth for the creative category; Calvin Hoffmann received first, and Rachel… Read More

  • MAHS students participate at History Day

    | Published on March 19, 2018 at 10:54am CDT

    There were 94 students who competed at Regional History Day in Fergus Falls on March 1. With 47 eighth-graders and 47 ninth-graders, Minnewaska was represented well at the annual research competition. For eighth-grade, individual exhibit participants included: Konnor Hanson (State), Marissa Kjorness (Honorable Mention), Ian Boysen (State), Sara Weidauer, Ben Thorfinnson (Honorable Mention), Brooke Pitzen, and… Read More

  • St. Patty’s Day Parade

    | Published on March 19, 2018 at 10:53am CDT

    Thousands of people spent Saturday afternoon celebrating St. Patrick’s Day in Padua. The annual event was like a big party, with people telling each other jokes and reminiscing about previous St. Patty’s Days. Everyone on the street had a smile on their face as the parade started. The parade, going down Padua’s main street, featured… Read More