• Glenwood Estates volunteers receive statewide ‘Volunteer of the Year’ award

    | Published on December 2, 2019 at 11:32am CST

    Pictured are Kathy Christiansen, LPN, Glenwood Estates ; Dave and Barb Ask; Joycelin Steidl, Housing Manger, Glenwood Estates.   Care Providers of Minnesota announced today that Dave and Barb Ask, volunteers at Glenwood Estates, were presented with the Volunteer of the Year award at a statewide senior care convention held earlier this month in Minneapolis.  The… Read More

  • Glenwood’s Magical Christmas begins Thursday

    | Published on December 2, 2019 at 11:31am CST

    “A Magical Christmas in Glenwood”  celebration begins this Thursday, Dec.5 with a “Tree Lighting” ceremondy at Eagle Bank Plaza at 5 p.m., followed by the ligted holiday parade at about 5:30 p.m. There will also be a free community supper served from 5-8 p.m. at the Glenwood Lutheran Church Social Hall at 206 Minnesota Avenue East…. Read More

  • State Conservation Improvement Program spotlights ASB, providing big benefits to local businesses, residential customers

    | Published on December 2, 2019 at 11:30am CST

    Those who discussed the benefits of the Conservation Improvement Program (CIP) were Randy Wildman (Wildman’s Electric), Craig Moe (ASB Building Services Manager), Justin Zavadil (ASB President), Senator Torrey Westrom, Bill Finley (ASB Vice President Finance), Jamie Fitzke (Center for Energy and Environment Program and Policy Manager) and Mike Verhulst (Center for Energy and Environment Lighting Consultant)…. Read More


    | Published on December 2, 2019 at 11:28am CST

    Many individuals and families in the area ate Thanksgiving dinner at Minnewaska Area High School on Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 28. Anybody who found themselves alone for the holiday, or wanting to be in the company of others, had a delicious traditional Thanksgiving meal provided by area volunteers and hosted by area churches. Check out more photos… Read More

  • Upcoming snowmobile safety training to be held in Glenwood

    | Published on December 2, 2019 at 11:27am CST

    The Minnesota DNR Snowmobile Safety Training Course for Youth and Young Adults will be offered in Glenwood at the Glenwood Police Department conference room, to interested snowmobile operators age 11 and older who wish to obtain a safety certificate. Anyone born after Dec. 31, 1976 must have a snowmobile safety certificate in order to operate… Read More

  • Pope County Museum silent auction is this Saturday

    | Published on December 2, 2019 at 11:27am CST

    “The stockings are hung by the chimney with care…” The Holiday Silent Auction is this week at the Pope County Museum. Gift baskets are filled to the brim. Bidding opens on  Tuesday, Dec. 3 with free admission to the museum all week.  This annual fundraising event features silent auction items ranging from flooring and fishing… Read More