Ignatz "Bud" Boden, 90, Mankato

MANKATO – Ignatz "Bud" Boden, age 90 of Mankato, died Sunday, Feb. 11, 2018 at the Mitchell County Hospital in Beloit. Funeral arrangements are pending. Roberts Family Funeral Service is in charge of arrangements.

Condolences may be left at www.robertsfamilyfs.com


Ignatz "Bud" Boden, 90, Mankato


Mankato – Ignatz “Bud” Isadore Boden was born on February 12, 1927 east of Tipton, the son of Mike and Cecilia Brummer Boden. He died Sunday, Feb. 11, 2018 at the Mitchell County Hospital in Beloit, one day short of his 91st birthday. Like so many young... [More]

Phyllis M. Rasdall, 88, Salina

Salina – Phyllis Marie Hazen Rasdall was born Nov. 21, 1929 in Stockton to Orland and Ilah (Foster) Hazen. Through death, she joined her loved ones who have already passed on Feb. 12, 2018. She graduated from Beloit High School and attended Kansas Wesleyan University.... [More]

Dora Lee Williams, 89, Beloit

BELOIT – Dora Lee Stuart Morrell was born Dec. 24, 1928, in Beloit, to John and Nellie (Norton) Morrell. There were two brothers and a sister to welcome her to the family and she would later be joined by two more sisters and a brother. She attended Beloit schools, where... [More]

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Causeway project plans underway

BELOIT – The Mitchell County Commissioners met on Monday morning Feb. 12. During the meeting, the  the upcoming Cawker Causeway project was discussed, via telephone, with federal project manager Bob Bowden. Commissioner Tom Claussen noted that the contractor’s... [More]

Deer in the city

  BELOIT –  An over abundance of deer in the City of Beloit warrants awareness to people when traveling on the roads. Deer have been seemingly over populated around Beloit including Independence Avenue, towards and off of Highway 14 coming into town, where... [More]

Business as usual in Glen Elder / Outdoor Memories, Taxidermy and Sporting Goods opening on Saturday

After Wayne's Sporting Goods in Glen Elder closed it's door on Jan. 1, Austin Hamilton made the decision to purchase the building from the city to continue business for the community. The new business, (Outdoor Memories, Taxidermy and Sporting Goods), will have a grand opening... [More]

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Basketball teams host Pike Valley and Sacred Heart

BELOIT – The Beloit Trojans were host to Sacred Heart on Tuesday for Senior night.  The Lady Trojans defeated the Lady Knights after outscoring 15-10 in the opening and 16-3 in the second quarter for the 31-13 half-time lead. Beloit scored 11-9 in the third quarter... [More]

St. John's/Tipton Lady Jays fly past the Kats

Friday night the St. John's Tipton Lady Blujays played their last game of this season at Tipton when they welcomed the Lady Kats from Chase. For the Lady Jays the game had added importance as it was the Tipton Homecoming.  Lady Jays won the league game 49-29. "We came... [More]

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