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January 21st, 2015

Trailblazer’s new Wright County facility delayed by financing issues

Trailblazer Transit’s goal of duplicating its Glencoe facility at a location in Buffalo in Wright County has hit a snag.
Trailblazer Executive Director Gary Ludwig told the joint powers board that the Buffalo Housing Authority, which is building the facility to lease to Trailblazer, is having difficulty getting financing.
“They presently do not have financing for this project,” said Ludwig of the housing authority, which is trying to borrow money for the building’s construction.

3 hurt in collision in Sibley County

Three Belle Plaine residents were injured in a two-vehicle accident Monday, Jan. 19, at about 3:30 p.m., in the area of 190th Street and 391st Avenue in Green Isle Township, Sibley County.
According to the Sibley County Sheriff’s Office, a flatbed one-ton truck and a passenger car were involved in the collision.
The people in the car were identified as Jada Teta, 15, Xavier Teta, 10, and Jena Cuchna, 38, all of Belle Plaine. All three were taken to the hospital in Waconia by ambulance.

Ice fishing fun

Spotlight musical theater awards

Bienfang talks careers with kids

Wrestlers take NL-S tournament

Girls on 5-game win streak

Venier vaults

Cagers remain on a roll

After a pulse-pounding pair of contests, the Glencoe-Silver Lake girls’ basketball team deserves a week off. However, after claiming second-half rallies to win both games last week – including a double-overtime victory in south Minneapolis – the Panthers might not want to cool their heels.

Busy week for gymnasts

Three meets in five days last week made for some very busy times for the Glencoe-Silver Lake gymnastics team. After traveling to face Waconia in a dual meet on Tuesday, Jan. 13, the Panthers hosted a triangular meet and a five-team invitational competition within hours of one another on Jan. 16 and 17.