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Here comes Peter Cottontail  
Here comes Peter Cottontail
03/30/2016

Sentinel Tribune / STPNS
Westbrook, Minnesota (STPNS)- Last Saturday afternoon the Micawber Club of Walnut Grove held their annual egg hunt at the elementary school. The hunt was moved  indoors due to the blustery weather and snow on the ground.

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Board approves Superintendent/principal sharing
03/30/2016

Sentinel Tribune / STPNS
Westbrook, Minnesota (STPNS)-     WWG  — With the retirement of principal  Bill  Richards the board has had to decide on which direction  the district would go in regards to administration. There has been a couple  options considered, including hiring a new f... View

Westbrook-Walnut Grove Earth YES! Team Wins Awards!  
Westbrook-Walnut Grove Earth YES! Team Wins Awards!
05/18/2016

Sentinel Tribune / STPNS
Westbrook, Minnesota (STPNS)-     Prairie Woods Environmental Learning Center and the Ney Nature Center are excited to announce that the Westbrook-Walnut Grove Earth/YES! Team was awarded the All-Star and WOW Factor Awards for their 2015-16 project accomplishments.  For their efforts, the team rece... View

 
Obituary
04/06/2016

Sentinel Tribune / STPNS
Westbrook, Minnesota (STPNS)- Funeral service for Arvid Ferdinand Anderson were held Saturday, April 2, 2016 at St. Olaf Lutheran Church, rural Walnut Grove, MN. Interment was in the St. Olaf Lutheran Cemetery. On line condolences may be left at www.sturmfh.com.... View

Dick Davidson Invitational at Slayton  
Dick Davidson Invitational at Slayton
05/18/2016

Sentinel Tribune / STPNS
Westbrook, Minnesota (STPNS)-     On a cool night, May 12, the WWG-RRC track team participated at the Dick Davidson Invitational in Slayton.  The shining start of the night on the boys side was Koua Vang as he set a new school record in the pole vault.  Vang leaped 12ft. 6in. and just bar... View

 
Council holds Board of Review
05/11/2016

Sentinel Tribune / STPNS
Westbrook, Minnesota (STPNS)-     westbrook — Typically when small towns hold the annual board of review for real estate taxes, there seldom is more than one or two people that show up for the meeting. This was no different when County Assessor Gale Bondhus along with her assistants, Al Conners  an... View

Mary and Martha’s Pantry receives check from Masons  
Mary and Martha’s Pantry receives check from Masons
04/06/2016

Sentinel Tribune / STPNS
Westbrook, Minnesota (STPNS)- Andy Harries of Windom presented the pantry a check for $3,000 on behalf of the Minnesota Masonic Charities.

From left: Fran Falk,  Andy Harries, WESCAP food shelf director Margaret Palen, Mary Lidtke, Judy Knudson, Helen Peterson, Linda Kleven, Carol  Olsem.  View


 
Westbrook Ambulance hosting free burger feed
05/11/2016

Sentinel Tribune / STPNS
Westbrook, Minnesota (STPNS)-     westbrook — This Sunday morning the Westbrook Ambulance Association is holding a free burger bar at the Westbrook Community Center from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.... View

Student Cleanup  
Student Cleanup
04/27/2016

Sentinel Tribune / STPNS
Westbrook, Minnesota (STPNS)- Last Friday students from WWG High School did a community service project cleaning road ditches and the city park in Westbrook.



Students cleaned  ditches near the  Rolling Hills Golf Club.

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Wilder Pageant Auditions held  
Wilder Pageant Auditions held
04/06/2016

Sentinel Tribune / STPNS
Westbrook, Minnesota (STPNS)- Last Friday and and Saturday Wilder Pageant Director Erin Richards held auditions for the pageant at St. Paul’s Catholic Church.

Right: Matt Coleman and James Blahnik

followed director Erin Richards in some dance steps.

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FFA Region VI Banquet  
FFA Region VI Banquet
04/27/2016

Sentinel Tribune / STPNS
Westbrook, Minnesota (STPNS)- WWG FFA Reporter... View

Mixed Blood Theater  
Mixed Blood Theater
04/13/2016

Sentinel Tribune / STPNS
Westbrook, Minnesota (STPNS)- Bill is a college-bound 17-year-old, equipped with scholastic brilliance yet low emotional intelligence, keen self-awareness yet an inability to read social cues, and a charming directness yet prone to taking everything he hears literally. In this sensitive yet unsentimental portrait of a young man... View

Obituary  
Obituary
04/13/2016

Sentinel Tribune / STPNS
Westbrook, Minnesota (STPNS)- Brett Collins Cooper... View

 
Obituary
04/20/2016

Sentinel Tribune / STPNS
Westbrook, Minnesota (STPNS)-

    Funeral services for Raymond Nicholas Wester were held April 15, 2016 at Immanuel Baptist Church in Westbrook, MN.  Burial was in the Westbrook Cemetery.  Online condolences may be sent at www.stephensfuneralservice.com.  

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WWG Principal Bill Richards Retiring  
WWG Principal Bill Richards Retiring
04/20/2016

Sentinel Tribune / STPNS
Westbrook, Minnesota (STPNS)- WWG — It is not often that an education administrator spends the lions share of his career at two districts and the combination of those same districts. But Bill Richards did just that, serving as principal at Walnut Grove, and then serving as principal of Westbrook and Walnut Grove since 1991 when... View

 
Board hears class trip report from seniors
04/27/2016

Sentinel Tribune / STPNS
Westbrook, Minnesota (STPNS)-     WWG — Seniors Kenny Her,  Nick Berg, Randy Knudson, and Dawson Iverson gave a brief review  and comments on their recent class trip to New York City, and Washington D.C. ... View

 
Obituary
03/30/2016

Sentinel Tribune / STPNS
Westbrook, Minnesota (STPNS)- Viola Pederson... View

WWG Commencement  Ceremony to be Held Sunday Afternoon  
WWG Commencement Ceremony to be Held Sunday Afternoon
05/18/2016

Sentinel Tribune / STPNS
Westbrook, Minnesota (STPNS)- WWG — Twenty four seniors will be ending  13 years  of education, and will begin new challenges in their life pursuits.  As  high school graduates, they will take many different paths in their life journeys. ... View

Graduation exercises held for 24 WWG seniors  
Graduation exercises held for 24 WWG seniors
05/25/2016

Sentinel Tribune / STPNS
Westbrook, Minnesota (STPNS)- WWG — Last Sunday afternoon,  24 seniors  anxiously awaited their final act as seniors — graduation! For the most part, they nonchalantly, donned their caps and gowns, then had their class flower, teal tipped white rose pinned on. In the lunch room of the high school, the senior... View

 
Spring storm blasts through the area Wednesday
03/30/2016

Sentinel Tribune / STPNS
Westbrook, Minnesota (STPNS)-     Special — Last weeks storm traveled from the Colorado Rockies through the central plains states and on to Wisconsin. The storm had a fairly sharp cut off in Minnesota, running from a line in Pipestone to just south of the twin cities metro.... View