Tricounty News

Eagles lose volleyball at Cubs' Homecoming

EV-W's Clarissa Roy goes up for a hit v Kimball Cubs. The Eagles lost to the Cubs 2-3 at Kimball's Homecoming Thursday evening, Oct. 11. State volleyball subsections begin next week; the Eagles 14-7 this week. Staff photo by Marguerite Laabs.


New business comes to Eden Valley main street

Introducing the Schmitt Insurance Agency

Steve Schmitt learned of our community's need for insurance services through a market survey conducted by Eden Valley's Healthy Communities Partnership, and his response was "Get 'er done".

The Schmitt Insurance Agency opened on Sept. 1, in the Bradshaw Professional Building on State Street in Eden Valley. Through Farmers Insurance Group, the Schmitt agency provides auto, home, life, business, ATV, motorcycle, and farm products.


Apply fall lawn fertilizer by mid-October

U of M Extension says

University of Minnesota Extension has adjusted long-standing recommendations on fall nitrogen fertility to turfgrass and now advocates for applications to be made no later than mid-October.


Panel on religion and politics at St. John's

MPR's Kerri Miller to moderate

Minnesota Public Radio host Kerri Miller will be the moderator for the panel program "Religion and Politics in Today's America: An Interfaith Conversation" at

8 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 25, in the Stephen B. Humphrey Theater at St. John's University.


Roundtable discussion of end-of-life issues

Light The Legacy to participate in roundtable discussion of end-of-life issues at Pioneer Place on Fifth Theatre

Light The Legacy, a recently launched community-based organization, is on a mission to improve the quality of care Central Minnesotans receive at the end of life.