Kimball Boy Scout Troop update

The Kimball Boy Scouts have been keeping busy this fall and will continue to be busy this winter. August: After their trip to Philmont, N.M., they jumped right into the Kimball Days celebration by selling root beer floats at the Tractor Pull, Kids Zone, and throughout the parade. We would like to thank everyone who…

Breakfast in Luxemburg, Nov. 21

St. Anne’s Christian Women of Luxemburg (St. Wendelin’s Parish) will host their annual fundraiser breakfast from 8:30 a.m.-noon Sunday, Nov. 21, at Mary Hall. The menu for this breakfast includes all-you-care-to-eat Pep’s pork sausage, ham, pancakes with toppings, scrambled eggs, fresh fruit, toast, rolls, juice, milk, and coffee. A craft sale, bake sale, and raffle…

Kimball Post Prom party plans

Our seniors and juniors are very excited with the return of a normal school year and all the excitement that this brings. With this, our Post Prom party plans are moving full-steam ahead, striving to make this the best Post Prom experience ever. The Kimball Post Prom committee is hoping to secure generous donations from…

Stearns History Museum launches new business membership program

The Stearns History Museum is launching a new business membership program, which supports the preservation of business histories and promotes current companies. From farmers to butchers and granite fabricators to technology developers, the industries here are as diverse as our population. The Stearns History Museum holds more than 40,000 vertical files, 700,000 photographs, and directories…

KHS Class of 1958 celebrated their 63rd reunion

The KHS Class of 1958 celebrated their 63rd class reunion Thursday, Oct. 7, at Triple R Grill & Bar in Kimball. There were nine class members in attendance and five spouses for a total of 14. Age, COVID, and health issues took a toll on the Class of ’58. We lost nine classmates in the…

Fall program at the Cokato Historical Society

Best-selling author Christine Husom Ever wonder about murder, mysteries, and those who write about them? Join the Cokato Historical Society at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 19, in the Centennial Room, to learn about the life of Christine Husom, a national best-selling author from Buffalo. The event is free and open to the public. According to…

Kimball Area Historical Society meeting/presentation

South Haven history presentation open to the public The Kimball Area -Historical Society will hold their annual meeting at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 26, at the Kimball City Hall. Following the meeting, a program will be presented by Brian Partridge about the beginning of South Haven. Join us for this interesting local history presentation. Everyone…

City of Kimball seeks cleaning contract

Legal Notice PUBLIC NOTICE The City of Kimball, Minn., is seeking bids from qualified individuals to secure a one-year (1) contract for cleaning services for two City buildings. Copies of the Bidding Forms are available at City Hall, 1 Main St. N., Kimball MN 55353 or via e-mail at [email protected] or via the city website…

Meeker County 4-H’ers present their best in Minnesota 4-H State Dog Show

4-H youth from Meeker County participated in the Minnesota 4-H State Dog show Sept. 25-26. In total, 260 youth and 310 dogs from across the state participated in this annual event at the Minnesota State Fairgrounds. Over the two-day event, 4-H’ers demonstrate their skills and knowledge in agility, obedience, showmanship, and rally, competing against other…