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…

Schools continue to cope with COVID-19 numbers

By Jean Doran Matua, Editor Both the Kimball and Eden Valley-Watkins school boards had meetings within the past week. Dealing with rising COVID-19 cases in our low-vaccination, high-infection rate area while keeping students in school for in-person instruction is a big challenge. Kimball The Kimball school board discussed a mitigation matrix at a special meeting…

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…

KAHS September Star Students

Congratulations to our September Star Students who were nominated by the Science department. Students are selected by teachers because of their hard work in the classroom. Each student receives a free appetizer at Applebees. Pictured are from left, Jude Willner – sixth grade, Frank Schiefelbein – eighth grade, Caroline Meyer – 10th grade, Emma Schmitz…

KAHS NHS induction
Kimball Area High School National Honor Society inducted 19 new members Sunday evening, Oct. 3. In front, from left, are Kate Kraemer, Skylor Gruba, Morgan Garding, Jamison Tubridy, and Ace Meyer. Middle row includes Carter Lommel, Kylie Kesanen, Kristin Hilbert, Rachel Foos, Jackson Fink, Kathryn Donnay, and Jordyn Donnay. In back are Austin Kunkel, Izaak…
KES Student Government – Fall 2021

Kimball Elementary School is proud to announce the Student Government members for the 2021-2022 school year. Keagan Inglett, Ella Cook, Raelyn St. Onge, Sawyer Danger, and Madelyn Lindberg are the fifth-grade representatives. The fourth-grade student government members include Mila Hendrickson, Sky Landwehr, Brody Serfling, and Addie Johnson. Congratulations to all! KES Student Government is a…

Becker, ACTE 2021 Region III Teacher of the Year

One of five finalists for 2022 national ACTE title On Friday, Oct. 1, the Association for Career and Technical Education (ACTE) announced Luke Becker, Agricultural Science and Technology Instructor and Career and Technical Education Coordinator at Braham High School in Braham, Minn., and Kimball Area High School alumnus, as the 2021 ACTE Region III Teacher…

Thirty-ish class reunion, Oct. 16

Get ’90s crazy at the 30-ish class reunion Saturday, Oct. 16, at SOB’s in Kimball. Happy Hour is scheduled for 5-6 p.m. with a grilled pork chop meal and sides to follow, outside on the patio. RSVP to Michele Groinus at (320) 980-8046 or [email protected] or via Facebook.

Kimball Class of 1970 celebrated their 50th reunion

Those present for the reunion Friday, Sept. 10, in St. Augusta were (in back) Michelle (Petty) Smith, Gary Grossinger, Jackie (Caird) Arens, Diane (Tenny) Kelly, Debbie (Mackereth) Van Vleet, Mike Stenger, Vernon Ashfeld, Luther Tschudi, Ed Stein; (in the middle) Connie (Schultz) Jones, LaNaye (Fox) Schauer, Diane (Knoll) Donabauer, Diane (Winkelman) Koenig, Bryant Beehler; (in…

KHS Class of 1959 reunion

The KHS Class of 1959 met for a reunion Wednesday evening, Sept. 15, at Triple R Grill & Bar in Kimball. Present were (front row, from left) Jean (Becker) Schultz, Clara (Flaschenriem) Witte, Audrey (Donnay) Hennen, Kathy (Meyer) Geislinger, and Avon (Asfeld) Vossen; (middle row) Laura (Stein) Hanson, Carol (Van Nurden) Newman, Jane (Lekander) Westrup,…