Football Team Celebrates Winning Season with Year-End Awards Program

On Nov. 15, 2022, the Maple River Football program held its year end banquet, with 144 people in attendance in the High School Commons. They...

Volleyball Team Recognized at Awards Program

On Sunday, Nov. 14, 2022, the Maple River volleyball team honored their players with a banquet. The banquet was located at the Snowbirds Club in...

Maple River Tennis Team Celebrates Season, Recognizes Seniors

The Maple River Tennis team gathered on Thursday, Nov. 3, 2022, at St. Teresa's Catholic Church to celebrate the accomplishments of this year's season. Our...

Cole Stencel Places Seventh at State Cross Country Meet, Sophia Stencel Places 48th

It's been said that at times in life moments happen and we are unaware of how meaningful they are until they are past. We feel...

Maple River Eagles Thump Panthers to Open Section Play

The Eagles (6-2) earned the number 3 seed in the Section 2AA playoffs and played host to the NRHEG Panthers (1-7) on Tuesday, Oct. 25,...

Norman Glaubitz

Norman Glaubitz, from Mankato, formerly of Amboy, 83, passed away Nov. 25, 2022, at Pathstone Crossing where he had been a resident since April as...

Mary Joan Gregor

Mary Joan Gregor, 85, passed away peacefully surrounded by loved ones on Nov. 25, 2022. Mass of Christian burial will be held on Thursday, Dec....

Leslie Ann Bedney

Leslie Ann Bedney, 68, of Sturgis, S.D., passed away peacefully surrounded by her family and friends on Nov. 21, 2022. She was born on July...

Paul Covey

Paul Covey, 64 passed away on Sept. 21, 2022. He died at his home in the Philippines after a short illness. Paul was born on...

Eugene “Pal” F. Walters

Eugene “Pal” F. Walters, 93, of Mapleton, died peacefully Thursday, Oct. 27, 2022, surrounded by family. Memorial Service 11 a.m., Friday, Nov. 4, 2022, at...

NOTICE OF MORTGAGE FORECLOSURE SALE

PLEASANT MOUND TOWNSHIP NOTICE OF WINTER MEETINGS

CITY OF AMBOY ACCEPTING BIDS

RESOLUTION 2022 – 22 RESOLUTION INCREASING GARBAGE AND RECYCLING RATES WITHIN THE CITY OF AMBOY

STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF BLUE EARTH FIFTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT DISTRICT COURT PROBATE DIVISION Estate of Mary Patricia Bauer a/k/a Mary P. Bauer a/k/a Mary Bauer, Decedent

Meet New Kindergarten Teacher Cassie Larsen

“Find joy in the little things!” and “It is so easy to get caught up in the negative, but there are so many little things you can be happy about,...

Mapleton Council Considers THC Regulations

Maple River School District Receives Well Approval The Mapleton city council meeting held a public hearing to receive community thoughts on the school district’s proposed conditional use permit to install...

Maple River Musicians Provide Holiday Spirit

Maple River Band and Choir students provided holiday music during the annual Barnes & Noble Book Fair in Mankato on Saturday, Nov. 19, 2022. Holiday music could be heard throughout...

Minnesota Lake Lions Club Sharing Tree Project is Underway

Hometown Christmas in Minnesota Lake is Dec. 17

The Minnesota Lake Lions Sharing Tree has been set up at the Minnesota Lake Tribune Office in Minnesota Lake. The first batch of 45 tags has already been placed on...

Minn. Lake Fire Department Receives CFS Grant for Grain Rescue Equipment

The Minnesota Lake Fire Department received a grant of $6,000 from CFS to purchase grain rescue equipment for the fire department. The Donation was from the CFS Foundation. L-R: Jeff...

Focus on Ag

Rising Farm Input Costs Likely to Continue into 2023 Crop producers in most of Southern Minnesota had some very good profit years in 2020 and...

Letter to the Editor

Thanks to the Mapleton area blood donors, 50 units were collected on Thursday, Nov. 17, 2022. Thanks to St. Teresa’s and St. John’s. Have a...

Ask A Trooper: Winter Driving Tips

Question: I heard on TV the State Patrol responded to over 1,300 crashes and five fatal crashes the last several days. Do you have any...

PASTOR’S CORNER

Mind, Will and Emotions Our culture says, “If it feels good, do it.” But I would maintain that this is exactly backwards. This is actually...

When the Holidays Turn Into a Signal for Help

It is not uncommon for the phones of a social service agency to ring after a major holiday or holiday gatherings. Family members who have...

Focus on Ag

Finalizing 2022 Farm Machinery Custom Rate Payments Many farm operators provide some type of custom work or use of farm machinery to other farmers during...

Calendar Of Upcoming Community Events

Community Closet Hours Tuesday - 12-5 p.m. Saturday - 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Accepting CLEAN, wearable clothing and other usable household items. Maple River Loaves and...

Weekly Senior Dining Menu

Dec. 5-9, 2022 Monday – Ham sandwich, cup of soup, fruit and milk. Tuesday – Tater tot hotdish, dinner roll, vegetable, fruit and milk. Wednesday...

Maple River School Menu

Dec. 5-9, 2022 Breakfast Menu Monday – Pancake and sausage on a stick, 100% fruit juice and milk. Tuesday – Long John, assorted fruit and...

Churches

PEACE UNITED CHURCH OF CHRIST MINNESOTA LAKE (507) 462-3634 Sunday, Dec. 4 – 9 a.m. Worship Service, Communion with Pastor Loren Olson ********* ST. PAUL’S...