Holland News


04/04/2018 04:36 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Neighbors continue to object to planned hog barn 

One of two new feedlot proposed by Matt Brinkmeyer continues to be met with resistance. Both feedlots include a total confinement barn that will house 2,400 swine finishers.


02/21/2018 02:15 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Fire near Holland destroys machine shed and contents 

A fire at the Matt and Kelly Brinkmeyer place at 1877 120th Ave. outside Holland injured no one, but destroyed a machine shed and all its contents. Brennan Lingen, Holland Fire Chief said that a neighbor of Brinkmeyer's called the fire department a little after 8 p.m. on Thursday evening, Feb. 15. "By the time we got there, flames were shooting out of the eaves," Lingen said.


02/21/2018 02:15 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Neighbor expresses concern about feedlot 

JB Delaney Farms, LLC plans to build a new feedlot in the northeast quarter of Section 16 of Grange Township west of Holland. The feedlot will include a total confinement barn that will house 1,600 swine finishers and have a concrete manure storage pit under the barn.


02/16/2018 02:48 PM  ~~~Source~~~
No one injured but machine shed total loss in fire near Holland 

A fire broke out on Thursday evening, Feb. 15, at the Matt and Kelly Brinkmeyer place at 1877 120th Ave. outside Holland. No one was injured, but the fire destroyed a machine shed and all its contents, which included combines, tractors, sprayers, feeding equipment and semis.


01/30/2018 02:37 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Lynne Kay DeRuyter 

Funeral services will be held Friday, Feb. 2 at 10 a.m. at Christ The King Lutheran Church in Pipestone. Lynne Kay DeRuyter, known as Mit, was born to the late Harvey and Mary Matthiesen on Aug. 8, 1960, the second of twins, in Pipestone.