March 21, 2018

FOR RENT: Lincoln County HRA Income-Based Housing currently has one three-bedroom duplex available in Arco, one two-bedroom duplex in Tyler, and a two-bedroom duplex in Verdi. Verdi unit has new flooring throughout and freshly painted with new kitchen appliances. All include central air, nice-sized lot, exterior shed (Tyler unit has garage w/opener), and front and back entry decks. For information and application, contact Jenifer or Jessica at 877-484-5844 or 507-694-1552. Equal Housing Opportunity.

FOR RENT: APARTMENTS AVAILABLE IMMEDIATLY! Income-based one-bedroom newly-remodeled apartments at the Benton Valley Manor! Utilities and appliances included. Units feature their own exit and patio area, on-site laundry and postal delivery. To view apartments or obtain an application, call Jenifer or Jessica at 877-484-5844 or 507-694-1552. Equal Housing Opportunity.

FOR RENT: Houses and apartments. Call Bruce Meyer, 507-247-5898 or 507-829-5611.

FOR RENT: FOR RENT MARCH 1! The Lincoln County HRA has an income-based three-bedroom duplex located in Tyler, close to downtown and school. Features front and back deck area, central air, natural gas heat. Please call Jessica at 507-694-1552 for an application. Equal Housing Opportunity

DAYCARE OPENINGS: Full-time and part-time daycare openings available this summer. Please call Jessica Slegers at 605-695-6088 for more information.

NOTICE TO BIDDERS: City of Ruthton Fire Hall Addition. Notice is hereby given that sealed bids will be received by the Ruthton City Clerk, Ruthton City Office, 501 Smith Avenue, Ruthton, Minnesota 56170, until 3:00 p.m. on the 2nd day of April, 2018.  Fire Hall bids will be opened and read publicly in the presence of the Ruthton City Council at the Ruthton City Office, Ruthton, Minnesota on the 2nd day of April, 2018 at 6:30 p.m. Approximate size of the addition is 56’ x 40’ x 16’ which will require the remodel of the existing meeting room. Additional bid details may be obtained by contacting the Ruthton City Office at 501 Smith Avenue, Ruthton, Minnesota or by phone at (507) 658-3902. The Ruthton City Council reserves the right to reject any and/or all bids and to waive any irregularities. Dated this 5th day of February, 2018. Rochelle VanderWoude, City Clerk/Treasurer Ruthton, Minnesota.

NOTICE: 8-pc. family chicken special, includes: 8 pieces broasted chicken, pint of coleslaw or potato salad, and large family French fries, $14.97, Country House Supper Club, LakeBenton. Phone 507-368-4223. Open Thursday through Sunday evening at 5 p.m.

FOR SALE: The City of Ruthton is selling a 1½ stall garage (22’ x 30’) by sealed bids only. It has a new walk door and new overhead 10’ x 9’ insulated door. Sealed bids will be accepted until April 2, 2018 at 5:00 p.m. Minimum bid of $1,500.00 Please send bids to or place in the drop box: City of Ruthton, Garage Bid, PO Box 5, Ruthton, MN56170. Contact Darrin at (507) 658-3902 with questions or to look at the garage. Awarded bidder must have garage moved by May 12, 2018. The City of Ruthton reserves the right to accept or reject any and all bids.

FOR SALE: ‘02 Buick LeSabre. Leather, nice tires,  no rust, sharp! Extra nice car. 97,000 actual miles. $4,650.  ‘96 Buick Park Avenue, white, good condition, nice car! $2,350. Call Curt’s Auto, Garretson, SD 605-413-8862

FOR SALE: Gulbransen transistor organ with lesson books and bench; make an offer. Acorn stair lift for split-level home; $800. Call 507-247-5116 or 507-626-8272.

HELP WANTED: Full Time Custodial/Maintenance position at Hendricks Public School Includes paid single health insurance, $14+/hr salary depending on experience. Boiler’s license preferred. Please send Resume, Application and 3 references to Paul Chick at Questions, please contact Paul Chick via email or by phone 507-275-3115.

HELP WANTED: Danebod Folk School/Church is now accepting bids for the mowing of the Danebod Complex in 2018. Bids can be submitted to Danebod Folk School Office or by mailing: DanebodFolkSchool, 140 Danebod Court, Tyler, MN 56178. Call 507-247-5341 for specifications.

HELP WANTED: We need you! Bus and van drivers needed in Tyler, Ruthton, Russell and LakeBenton. Drivers needed for daily routes. Drivers also needed for sporting events and activities. Come help the community and offer to drive! We provide paid training. We are flexible. And we need your help getting the students where they need to go! Most of our drivers have been driving for years. Some farm and drive. Many fit driving in around another job. Some are mothers whose children ride the bus. And some are retired but like a little work here and there and enjoy a paycheck to supplement their fixed income. Others substitute when they can. A special license is not needed to drive van. Contact Jordan for more information at 507-829-4697 or

THANK YOU: I want to thank all of my friends and family for the cards, gifts and phone calls that I received to help make my 90th birthday a special time. I also want to thank all who have sent greetings during my recent hospital stay following surgery. Thank you to all the doctors and hospital staff for all their kind and dedicated care. A special thank you to my family for all their help and loving care. God bless each of you for all the love and kindness shown to me. Sincerely, Sadie Engelstad

THANK YOU: The family of Faye Meyer would like to express our heartfelt thank you to our friends and family for the many prayers, cards, shared memories, food, love and support shown to us. A special thank you to Hartquist Funeral Home and Pastor Berg. We sincerely appreciated the many kindnesses that we have been shown during this difficult and unexpected time of her passing.

THANK YOU: A heartfelt thanks for all the cards, phone calls, food and flowers that were sent to me after my recent hospitalization. They mean so much. Deloris Johansen