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January 18th, 2024

Death notice: Janet Krienke, 87, of Glencoe

Janet H. Krienke, 87, of Glencoe, MN, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2024, at GlenFields Living With Care in Glencoe.
A funeral service will take place Saturday, Jan. 20, 2024, at 11 a.m. at First Evangelical Lutheran Church in Glencoe, with interment in the First Lutheran Cemetery in Glencoe.
Visitation will take place Friday, Jan. 19, 2024, from 4 to 8 p.m. at the Johnson-McBride Funeral Chapel in Glencoe, and will continue one hour prior to the service at the church Saturday, Jan. 20.

Panthers pick up fourth-straight win at Delano

Delano - The GSL Panther gymnastics team continued their winning ways on Thursday night at Delano. The win is the Panthers fourth straight posting a team score of 127.975.
Panther freshman Jacey Wischnack took first in the all-around with a score of 33.825, just .025 under her season best all-around score she posted last week. Wischnack also posted her highest score of the season on the vault with a score of 8.625

Find the full story in the Jan. 19, 2024 addition of The Chronicle.

Panthers go 2-1 in home quad with wins over DCL and Rockford

Glencoe - The Panthers were able to grab two team wins on Thursday evening as GSL-LP honored their two seniors Miguel Arandia and Connor Meyer on Panther senior night.
Arandia went 2-1 on the night, defeating Adrian Miller of Dassel-Cokato-Litchfield by major decision 8-0, and River Freshour of Rockford by 3-1 decision. Arandia fell in his final match of the evening to Big Lakes Cooper Cusick by a 5-2 decision.

Find the full story in the Jan. 19, 2024 addition of The Chronicle.

Christianson scores 1,000th career point

Arlington - playing in their second road game in as many nights, the Panther girls basketball team secured a hard fought victory against a scrappy section opponent on Tuesday night.
The evening would also feature senior captain Brooklyn Christianson’s 1,000th career point.

Find the full story in the Jan. 19, 2024 addition of The Chronicle.

Glencoe-Silver Lake Junior-Senior High School to host Winterfest

The Glencoe-Silver Lake Junior and Senior High School will hold their Winterfest activities from Jan. 16 through Jan. 20. Each day during the week will have different activities and dress-up themes for the students.
“We’ve created an assembly schedule so that students don’t miss any of their classes,” Glencoe-Silver Lake High School Principal Matt Foss said. “They’re not out of fifth hour or out of sixth hour; they have all of their courses they would normally be in, and then they have about 35 to 40 minutes where they’re pulled out for this assembly or their activity.”

Mother-Daughter duo open new thrift store in Glencoe

A new thrift store was opened earlier this month in Glencoe by a mother-daughter duo. RB Thrift, located on the corner of Hennepin Ave. and Tenth St., was officially opened for business on Jan. 5 by co-owners Renee Littfin and Bobbi Jo Ruacho.
Littfin and Ruacho of Howard Lake have prior work experience doing online sales and operating a cleaning company. The two are avid thrifting enthusiasts, and RB Thrift is their first venture into owning a physical shop. “We’re big thrifters, it’s a big hobby and we turned it into a business,” Ruacho said.

Bump’s Family Restaurant sold to new owner

Bump’s Family Restaurant changed ownership on Jan. 2 as former co-owners Mike McGuire and Eileen Popelka sold the restaurant to 28-year-old employee Nick Brelje. McGuire and Popelka have owned the restaurant since 2006, when they purchased the establishment from the original owners, Mike and Vicki Bump, who created the restaurant in 1987.

Find the full story in the Jan. 19, 2024 addition of The Chronicle.

New Thrift Store

Bobbi Jo Ruacho and Renee Littfin opened the store on Jan. 5. RB Thrift is located on the corner of Hennepin Ave. and Tenth St.

Bump’s Family Restaurant New Owner

Former co-owners Eileen Popelka (left) and Mike McGuire (right) stand with Nick Brelje (center) after selling the restaurant on Jan. 2.

Ridgewater Paramedic Training

Minnesota is offering a new incentive for people to learn life-saving paramedic skills like these to meet industry demands.