Slayton News


01/03/2018 01:17 PM  ~~~Source~~~
FSA director retires 

Mark Zinnel, Pipestone County Farm Service Agency Executive Director, retired effective Wednesday, Jan. 3. The 58-year-old's career with the USDA FSA spanned 35 years and 3 months. The Slayton-area native started that career in Murray County and went next to Mahomen County.


11/23/2017 07:25 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Greater Minnesota housing problem: too much risk 

Willmar has a strong industrial base and falls short of affordable housing. This 28-unit townhome development, known as Westwind, helps ease the problem.


11/21/2017 02:55 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Cornie Veldhuisen 

Funeral services were held Monday, Nov. 20 at First Presbyterian Church in Pipestone with Rev. Nathan Lamb and Rev.


11/12/2017 11:08 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Girls on the Run hosts end-of-the-season 5k in Sioux Falls 

Embe's Girls on the Run program held an end-of-the-season 5k in Sioux Falls. Participants and organizers celebrated their progress Sunday afternoon during a very special race where they gathered at the finished line to greet people as they completed the run.


10/17/2017 11:17 AM  ~~~Source~~~
KAO awarded $30,000 state grant 

Koochiching Aging Options, International Falls, is among several community organizations to receive grants from the Minnesota Board on Aging to raise awareness of Alzheimer's and other forms of dementia and help caregivers. KOA will use a grant of $30,570 to increase awareness through educational outreach to the county, work on referrals with Essentia Clinic and continue a Memory Cafe for people with dementia and people who do caregiving.