For the third year in a row, hundreds of law enforcement officers from throughout the state will rise to the occasion and support the Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics Minnesota atop 14 Dunkin’ rooftops on Friday, Aug. 16, beginning at 6 a.m. through 11 a.m.

The Minnesota Sheriffs’ Association Board of Directors has established a scholarship fund to award up to 15 scholarships of $600. These scholarships are due to the coordinated efforts of the 87 sheriffs of the state of Minnesota.

In conjunction with 2019 Night to Unite, St. Peter Recreation and Leisure Services is hosting Summer Celebration Monday, Aug. 5 at Veteran's Memorial Park, starting at 5:30 p.m. with a presentation of colors by American Legion Post No. 3 Color Guard and the National Anthem sung by Alexia Wentworth.

Region Nine Development Commission Executive Director Nicole Griensewic Mickelson received the “Friend of the CGMC” Award from the Coalition of Greater Minnesota Cities (CGMC) July 25 during the Coalition’s three-day summer conference in Bemidji. The Friend of the CGMC Award recognizes indiv…

Births

Matt and Rachel Bell, of Maple Grove, announced the birth of their daughter, Lydia Rose Bell.

Nancy and Matt Fassett, St. Peter, announce the birth of their daughter, Brielle Derrith.

Stephanie (Cummins) and Chad Menke, of St. Peter, announce the birth of their son, Myles Leon Menke.

Korrina (Pope) and Brad Haack, Le Sueur, announce the birth of their daughter, Lucy Louise.

Nathan and Kellie Reyelts of Fairmont, announce the birth of their daughter, Lauren Jean Reyelts. Lauren joins older sisters Annie, 7, Julia, 3, and Mollie, 2, and brothers Evan, 6, and Collin, 5.

Engagements

Weddings

Terri DeGezelle, Mankato, and Warren Michels, St. Peter, were married on July 21, 2018 at St. Joseph The Worker Catholic Church in Mankato. Father Timothy Reker officiated the double ring ceremony. Parents of the bride are Richard and Kathleen Longenecker, Mankato. Parents of the groom are t…

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