The Minneota boys basketball team got a much-needed win over Russell-Tyler-Rurthton Friday night, 74-46.
It was another big night for Logan Sussner, who scored 31 points with 16 rebounds from his post position.
And it snapped a three-game losing streak to bring Minneota's record to 2-3 on the year.
It was a magical night at Canby Friday.
The Vikings were rolling over Canby, 79-53 — but the fans were watching Morgan Hennen and her quest for 1,000 points — plus, hanging in the balance was the 400th career win of Coaches Chad Johnston and Dale Kockelman.
Fifteen local businesses began the first "Minneota's Holiday Box Shopping Event" on Dec. 7 and early signs are pointing toward it being a success. The event runs until Dec. 21 and gives those shopping local a chance to win a valuable gift box.
Twenty businesses are participating in the 7th annual Indoor Christmas Tree Walk at the Lyon County Museum in Marshall.
The number of participants this year is up from a dozen from a year ago in which Hill Street Place was voted the winner of the best decorated tree by visitors of the museum.
Choir Director Mary Kay Rabaey admits she doesn’t know how long the tradition has been going, and Band Director John Voit will tell you the same thing — but if the High School Christmas Concert didn’t include the community members helping to sing, “The Hallelujah Chorus,” most people would feel something was missing.