May 15, 2019

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

FOR RENT: AVAILABLE FOR RENT AT WESTVIEW APARTMENTS. Smoke-free two-bedroom units at 402 and 408 W. Hobart Street, Hendricks, MN. ALL utilities included in rent except electricity! For an application and more information please call Jess or Gretchen at 507-694-1552 OR email

WANTED: Looking to Rent/Rent to Own – We are a couple with local ties in Hendricks that are planning on moving to your wonderful town in the next 30 – 45 days. We are seeking a 2 – 4 bedroom home in Hendricks to rent for our family. Please contact Michelle at 952-292-5010 or Dave 952-529-6432 if you currently have or will be having a home to rent. We are not with the windmill crew and are working long term jobs in Hendricks.

NOTICE: Celebrate Syttende Mai and the heritage of Hendricks on Saturday, May 25. Scandinavian ethnic dinner at Hendricks Senior Dining from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Free will donation. Program at 7:00 p.m. at the school with $5.00 admission at the door. Music from the “Oak LakeString Band.” Crowning of the new “Ole & Lena.” Lunch after.

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.

RUMMAGE SALE: Hendricks city-wide rummage sales will be Saturday, May 18. Anyone wishing to have a rummage sale, please contact Violet Nelson at 507-275-3130.  Sign-up deadline is Tuesday, May 14.

RUMMAGE SALE: Plant, Craft and Rummage Sale during Hendricks City Wide on Saturday, May 18, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Veggies and flowers, new crafts and supplies. 6 mi. South, ¼ mi. East of Hendricks. BullerGardens.

GARAGE SALE: Large Garage Sale, 203 N Division St., Hendricks, Friday, May 17 and Saturday, May 18, 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sandy and Alice Tol

RUMMAGE SALE: Lake Benton City-Wide Garage Sales – Friday-Saturday, May 24-25 – Participants can register free at the Chamber office by May 16. Chamber will sponsor the newspaper ad and map of all sales.  Call Karen 507-368-9577 x2 to register or email

RUMMAGE SALE: Ken Johansen, 504 Lakeview Street, Saturday, May 24, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. Toy Tractors, toys, Toro snowblower, new vehicle mats, air purifier, router, saxophone, clarinet, household items.

HELP WANTED: The Lake Benton Bus Service is looking for a bus driver or someone willing to be trained. For more information or to apply, contact Jordan Bennett at 507-829-4697

HELP WANTED: PT Medical Alert Installer. Heartland Security is looking for a part-time medical alert installer in Marshall and the surrounding area. This is a position installing, servicing, and removing medical alert systems. The successful candidate must be comfortable working directly with an older population and experience in a health care-related field is preferred. You must have a valid driver’s license with a good driving record. Training and mileage allowance is provided. Join our team and make a difference in people’s lives and in your community. For more information or to apply, visit

HELP WANTED: Lincoln-Pipestone Rural Water System – Water Meter/AMR Installer (Full Time/Temporary) Under the general direction of the Project Lead, the Water Meter/AMR Installer will assist in customer meter replacement and automatic meter reading (AMR) device deployment throughout our system.  Must be able to communicate effectively with staff and the public.  Desire someone with strong mechanical skills and aptitude, as well as a general understanding of computer and mobile/electronic devices.  Must have a valid driver’s license.  Position is a full-time, temporary lasting to the end of project (approximately 6-12 months).  Lincoln-Pipestone Rural Water System supplies water to over 4,600 rural customers and 36 communities in 10 southwest Minnesota counties. LPRW offers a competitive salary and excellent benefits.  Applications can be found online at, and are accepted until position is filled.  A complete job description is available by contacting:  Lincoln Pipestone Rural Water, ATTN: Jodi Greer, 415 E Benton St., PO Box 188, Lake Benton, MN 56149.  Phone: (507) 368-4248; Fax: (507) 368-4573; Email: This is a Drug-Free work place.  Lincoln Pipestone Rural Water System is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

HELP WANTED: Part-time day, night and weekend help wanted. Some experience needed with waiting and serving the general public. Apply in person at Timber Tavern, 155 N. Tyler St., Tyler, MN.

BRIDAL SHOWER: Please join us for an open house bridal shower honoring Christina Fehrman, bride-to-be of Joe Bakker, on Saturday, June 1 at 10 a.m. at the Ruthton Community Center. The couple is registered at Target & Amazon.

OPEN HOUSE: Baby shower for Kristin (Knudsen) Schlapkohl on Saturday, June 1 from 9:30 – 11:30 a.m. at First English Lutheran Church in Tyler. She is registered at

CARD SHOWER: Card shower for Louvaine (Sonny) Johnson, turning 80 on May 23rd. Help him celebrate by sending a birthday card to: Louvaine Johnson, 106 Linwood St., Tyler.

CARD SHOWER: A 90th birthday is a special event, so let’s fill Merna’s mailbox with cards we have sent. If you would like to join in the fun, send a birthday card to Merna by May 28.  Please mail to: Mrs. Merna Thomsen, 601 Village Dr., No. 230, Marshall, MN56258.

OPEN HOUSE: Please join Ron Kjelden & family to celebrate his 75th Birthday at the Hendricks Clubhouse on May 25 from 2-5 p.m.

OPEN HOUSE: Maxine Lynn’s 90th Birthday Celebration! Come help Max celebrate her 90th birthday in Elkton, SD on Sunday, May 19, from 2-4 p.m. at St. Mary’s Hall. Let your presence be your gift! Hosted by her family.

THANK YOU: A thousand thanks for making my 90th birthday so special. Thanks to my kids for all they’ve done for me. God’s blessings to all. Clarice Nordmeyer

THANK YOU: A big thank you to all who sent cards, made calls and gave hugs in the passing of our sister Sue Barber. Kathi and Family

THANK YOU: Thank you to everyone who helped us celebrate Mel’s celebration of life. A special thank you to our family for their help; also, Greta, Mark and Charleen for their kindness. A special thank you to the softball team from 1976 to 1979. The family of Mel Stuefen

THANK YOU: The family of Clara Persoon would like to thank everyone for the generous outpouring of kindness during the passing of Clara. Your thoughtfulness is truly appreciated. Persoon Family

THANK YOU: I would just like to thank the people who gifted money to Parker and me at Main Street Floral and Bliss. We both really appreciate your kindness. We were able to get some very nice things for our home. Sincerely, Alex Nuese and Parker Leuning

OPEN HOUSE: In honor of Taylor Greenfield’s graduation from RTR High School, an Open House will be held on May 25, from 1 – 4 p.m. at her home – 1437 190th Ave., Balaton. Parents are Jon and Rhonda Greenfield.

OPEN HOUSE:  Please join us in celebrating Taryn Bedow’s graduation from RTR High School, Saturday, May 25 from 4-9 p.m. at our home, 1472 120th Ave, Tyler.

OPEN HOUSE: In honor of Brett Kelley’s graduation from RTR High School, an Open House will be held on June 1, from 2-5 p.m. at the Tyler Golf Club.

OPEN HOUSE: Graduation Open House in honor of Cooper and Carter Hansen’s graduation from RTR High School, Saturday, May 25 from 1-5 p.m. at the Tyler Golf Course. Baseball playoffs are that day, so may be a little delayed. Jeff and Kari Hansen.

OPEN HOUSE: In honor of Parker Wendland’s graduation from RTR High School, an Open House will be held on Saturday, May 18, from 4-8 p.m. at Stoney Point Campground. Parents are Jerry and Jenny Wendland.

OPEN HOUSE: Join us as we celebrate Graham Petersen’s graduation from RTR High School; an Open House will be held on Saturday, May 25 from 3-6 p.m. at The Danebod Lodge, 140 Danebod Court in Tyler.  Parents are Glen and Lottie Petersen

OPEN HOUSE: In honor of Jaylen Miller’s graduation from RTRHigh School, an Open House will be held on Saturday, May 25, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. at The Rock, 148 N Tyler St., Tyler, MN. Parent’s name is Brandee Miller

OPEN HOUSE: In honor of Tucker Baune’s graduation from RTR High School, an Open House will be held on Saturday, May 25, 2-6 p.m. at his home; 2539 – 140th St., Tyler. Parents are Curt and Tracy Baune

OPEN HOUSE: In honor of Max Schumacher’s graduation from Hendricks High School, an Open House will be held on Saturday, May 18 from 1-6 p.m. at his home, 407 North Prairie St., Hendricks. Parent are Darren and Angie Schumacher.

OPEN HOUSE: In honor of Josie Olsen’s  graduation from Deubrook Area Schools, an Open House will be held on Saturday, May 18 from 4-8 p.m. at our home; 1355 – 300th Street, Hendricks. Parents are Chad and Pam Olsen

OPEN HOUSE: You are cordially invited to help Shaylee DeBeer celebrate her high school graduation from 4-8 p.m. on Sunday, May 19 at her residence 19942 Ramlo Shores Drive, Hendricks, MN

OPEN HOUSE: In honor of Heather Digre’s graduation from Hendricks Public School, an Open House will be held on Saturday, May 18 from 1-4 p.m. at the Cedrics Banquet room. Parents are Karri Wahl and Leonard Digre.

OPEN HOUSE: In honor of Abigail Satterlee’s graduation from Hendricks Public School, an Open House will be held on Saturday, May 18, 12:00-2:30 p.m. at the Hendricks Golf Course.

OPEN HOUSE: Open House graduation party celebrating Jason Epple’s graduation from Canby High School on May 26 from 1 p.m. until ? at his home at 1689 – 340th St., Canby.