Published on Wednesday, 30 November -0001 00:00
The groundbreaking for the new Eden Valley Motel was Friday, July 27. Those participating are, from left to right, Sonny Thielen (Thielen Construction), Dave Currens (State Bank in Eden Valley), Andy Arens (Arens Electric), Julann Albright (EV Motel), Barry Albright (EV Motel), Randy Hanson (EV Motel), Michelle Hanson (EV Motel), Ross Amundson (EV Motel), Michele Johnson-Amundson (EV Motel), Scott Holthaus (Holthaus Masonry), Romie Torborg (Wenner Plumbing & Heating), Mona Haag (City Clerk), Ken Nistler (general contractor), Eric Reetz (City Council), John Thielen (Thielen Construction), Dan Thielen (City Council), and Pete Korman (Eden Valley Mayor). The 12-room motel will be located on the north side of Highway 55, next to Valley Liquor and the Eden Valley-Watkins Clinic. It is planned to be completed and operational by late fall 2012. Staff photo by Jean Doran Matua.