Joseph Rybinski put the ball toward the basket as he was surrouded by RTR opponents.
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.
Getting their 400th coaching wins were Coach Chad Johnston (left) and Dale Kockelman 9right) while Morgan Hennen scored her 1,000th career point Friday night.
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.
Some of the items that will be placed in the winning box.
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.
A view of some of the 20 decorated trees as past of the Lyon County Museum's Indoor Christmas Tree Walk.
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.
While the young and the older residents of the community join to sing, also present is a variety of hair styles shown by Thor Fischer (top) and Dale Verschelde. Others in the photo are Verschelde’s son Joe (right), Trey Gronke (middle, left).
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.
Eric Carrasco
Joseph Rybinski put the ball toward the basket as he was surrouded by RTR opponents.
Getting their 400th coaching wins were Coach Chad Johnston (left) and Dale Kockelman 9right) while Morgan Hennen scored her 1,000th career point Friday night.
Some of the items that will be placed in the winning box.
A view of some of the 20 decorated trees as past of the Lyon County Museum's Indoor Christmas Tree Walk.
While the young and the older residents of the community join to sing, also present is a variety of hair styles shown by Thor Fischer (top) and Dale Verschelde. Others in the photo are Verschelde’s son Joe (right), Trey Gronke (middle, left).

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Sharon Tholkes, 73, of Hopkins, formerly of Minneota, died on Wednesday, November 27, 2019, at Park Nicollet Methodist Hospital in St. Louis Park, MN.

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