September 20, 2017

FOR RENT: Tyler Legion Hall for all occasions. Call Larry Wyttenback,
days 507-247-5578, evenings 507-530-0555.

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

FOR RENT: Olsen Apartments II, Hendricks, MN is taking applications for tenants. All are one bedroom apartments for people 62 years of age or older, disabled regardless of age and income based. Rental assistance is available to qualifying applicants. Includes stove, refrigerator, water, sewer, garbage, on-site laundry and mail delivery. Equal Housing Opportunity Provider TTY. Call Alden Olsen at 507-275-3394.

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, Lake Benton. Phone 507-368-4223. Open Thursday through Sunday evening at 5 p.m.

NOTICE: Farmers Market at Lakeside Park, Lake Benton, 9 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Lots of vegetables. Call Rich 507-368-4857.

HELP WANTED: We need you! Bus and van drivers needed in Tyler, Ruthton, Russell and Lake Benton. 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

HELP WANTED: The Elkton Bar is seeking Part Time Day Bartender. Will work primarily 11 a.m. – 6 p.m. a few days during the week. Possible weekend and evening shifts as needed. Must be 21 to apply and have a valid driver’s license. Pease call 605-542-3061 or stop in to apply.

HELP WANTED: Bedow Farms has an immediate opening for farm support personnel. Responsibilities include assisting with all aspects of grain production from planting to harvest to transportation of grain to market, maintenance and repair of farm machinery and equipment, as well as any other tasks assigned.  CDL required. Must be self motivated, reliable, able to work independently as well as with a team.  Primary work season April-November.  Salary negotiable depending on experience.  Send resume and references to: or call (507)-829-7322

HELP WANTED: The Lake Benton Library has opened the position of Library Director. Complete job description available at the Lake Benton City Office. Applications may be picked up at the Lake Benton City office or the library. Applications and resumes should be given to Eileen Christensen at the Lake Benton City Office until the position is filled.

HELP WANTED: RTR High School is accepting applications for a part-time (4 hours per day) custodian.  Work schedule to be determined.  Interested applicants should request an application from the school office, or send a letter of application to:  Lee Warne, RTR High School, PO Box 659, Tyler, MN 56178.  Position is open until filled.  EOE

HELP WANTED: We are looking for friendly and motivated individuals to join our wait staff! Flexible schedule, no late hours. Typically 3 – 4 hours per evening Thursday through Sunday. A great opportunity to pick up some extra cash. Stop in for an application or call Tony or Erin at 507-829-4843 or 507-368-4223 for an application. The Country House, Lake Benton.

HELP WANTED:  LOOKING FOR FT BABYSITTER in my home Monday through Friday. Must have own transportation, previous childcare experience and references.Could be full time w/benefits or part time. Refer resume to: or Call/Text (626)650-9986 for more details.

ACCEPTING BIDS: Danebod Lutheran Church is now accepting bids for snow removal for the entire complex, which consists of removing snow from all sidewalks, stairs and doorways in front of the church, parsonage, gym hall, stone hall, and folk school. The sidewalks to the cottage and pavilion aren’t cleaned during the winter months. Please submit an hourly bid. If you get the bid, you will need to present a current Proof of Liability Insurance to the Danebod Church Office prior to beginning. Bids should be submitted no later than October 10, 2017 to the Danebod Church Office, 140 Danebod Court Tyler, MN 56178.

FREE FARM CATS: Free farm cats, need homes ASAP, males/females, willing to have fixed, will deliver. 952-693-1364.

RUMMAGE SALE: The Rock Christian Youth Center’s 13th annual rummage sale fundraiser is Oct. 6, Noon to 7:00p.m.  and Oct. 7, 9:00a.m. to Noon – half price. Donations needed and appreciated. Place items in front of the Rock – Sept. 6th- 30th. Please no old computers, TV’s, baby cribs, child car seats, broken furniture.  Volunteers needed to set up and work the sale call 507-828-0057 or 507-828-2928

RUMMAGE SALE: Saturday, Sept. 30, 8 a.m. – 1 p.m. Everything is a dollar – dishes, decorations, queen comforters and lots of miscellaneous stuff. 204 Ash St. – Karen Keifer.

BRIDAL SHOWER: A bridal shower honoring Katelyn Crooks, bride to be of Ben Engelstad, will be held September 23, 2017 at 10:30 am at Bethel Lutheran Church in Astoria.

OPEN HOUSE BRIDAL SHOWER: For Shelby McCarthy on Saturday, September 23 from 10 a.m.-noon at the Hole in the Mountain Chalet in Lake Benton. She is registered at Lake Benton Hardware and Bed, Bath and Beyond.

OPEN HOUSE: Anna Mae Holm’s 90th Birthday Celebration Saturday, September 30, 2017 from 2:00-4:30 p.m. at 901 14th Avenue NE, Apt. 204 Watertown, South Dakota 57201; Hosted by her family. Cards may be sent to the address listed.

THANK YOU: to the Russell Fire Department and all of the other responding fire departments, neighbors, family and friends who helped during the fire and clean up. We appreciate all of the phone calls, texts, food and prayers during this difficult time. We feel truly blessed to have such a kind, caring and helping community. Brad and Dianne Johnson