May 22, 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: Anyone interested in having a parade entry for the 2019 Saddle Horse Holiday Parade on June 16, please contact Janel Stuefen at 507-368-4261. Prizes will be given for Mayor’s Choice, The Best Vintage Car, The Best Vintage Tractor and the Most Creative 4-H entry.

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: 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 Lake String Band.” Crowning of the new “Ole & Lena.” Lunch after.

NOTICE: Store sale at Treasure Chest; 3 miles west of Highway 14 from Lake Benton, 2½ south on County Highway 2. Friday, May 24 and Saturday, May 25 from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Everything 30% off! Clothing, shoes, furniture, outdoor items, home décor and so much more. Don’t miss this sale!

NOTICE: Blinds, shades, valances, cornices, draperies. For all your window covering needs, call Cheryl Hauschild at 507-275-3390.

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

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: 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

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.

BRIDAL SHOWER: Come and go bridal shower for Anna Johnson, bride-to-be of Colin Vercruysse; June 8, 9-11 a.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church, Walnut Grove. Please bring a recipe to share. Registered at Target, ElBell’s in Tyler and Junk with Purpose in Walnut Grove.

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

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. Buller Gardens.

RUMMAGE SALE: Ken Johansen, 504 Lakeview Street, Saturday, May 25, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Toy  tractors, toys, Toro snowblower, new vehicle mats, air purifier, router, saxophone, clarinet, household items.

RUMMAGE SALE: Jessen/Goss Garage Sale. May 25 at 113 Faye Street, Tyler. 8 a.m.-noon

RUMMAGE SALE: Large group garage sale, 306 West Railroad St., Hendricks. Saturday, May 25, 7:30 a.m.-3 p.m. Books, plants, knickknacks, dishes, bedding, utensils, children and adult clothing, baby furniture and much miscellaneous.

RUMMAGE SALE: This Ol’ Place Thrift Shop, Hendricks, will be holding a rummage sale in the alley shed behind the thrift shop on Saturday, May 25 from 7:30-10 a.m. Children’s toys and much miscellaneous. After 10 a.m., shop inside the store for bargains!

RUMMAGE SALE: Saturday, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. 102 Harrison Street, Lake Benton. Bunk beds, crib, bassinet, organ, mauve chair, dining room table and chairs, many miscellaneous items.

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: 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 RTR High 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 Jayda Johansen’s graduation from RTR High School, an Open House will be held on Saturday, June 1, 12-4 p.m. at 1771 Willmac Lane, Tyler. Parents are Scott and Teresa Johansen.

OPEN HOUSE: In honor of Maribeth Jacobson’s graduation from high school, an Open House will be held on Saturday, June 1, 4-8 p.m. at 350 E. Hughes St. in Tyler. Parents are Neale and Karen Jacobson.

OPEN HOUSE: In honor of Jared Hauswedell’s graduation, an Open House will be held on Saturday, May 25, from 5-9 p.m. at his home; 2042 County Highway 7, Tyler. Parents are Steve and Lisa Hauswedell.

OPEN HOUSE: In honor of Kaden Kremin’s graduation from RTR High School, an Open House will be held on Sunday, May 26, 12-4 p.m. at The Rock in Tyler. Parents are Jason and Tamara Kremin.

OPEN HOUSE: Please join us for a graduation open house for Brooke Thomsen on Saturday, May 25 from 3-6 p.m. at our home. 150 Hansen Street in Tyler.

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.

OPEN HOUSE: In honor of Adrianna Johnson’s graduation from Pipestone Area High School, an Open House will be held on May 26, from 4-8 p.m. at 2318 US Highway 75, Pipestone. Parents are Jerid and Mindy Johnson.

THANK YOU: The family of Gary Johnson would like to thank everyone who sent a card, called, brought food, gave hugs and condolences at the time of Gary’s death. A special thank you to Grace Lutheran Church women for serving the lunch, to the Tyler American Legion for the military send off, to Pastor Bruce and to Greta and Hartquist Funeral Home for their kindness and care shown us. The Gary Johnson Family.

THANK YOU: Thank you for the cards we received for our 50th wedding anniversary. Chuck and Monica DeBates.

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.

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

OPEN HOUSE: Open House 80th birthday party honoring Elaine Dressen; June 8, 2019, 2-4 p.m. at the Arco Community Center (Main Street). Can’t join us for cake & coffee? Send a card to her new address: 108 Cardinal Circle, Ghent MN 56239. Let your presence be your gift.