Farmer's are doing what they can to bring in their grain crop and took advantage of what was a dry third week of October. Tractors and wagons could be seen at Central Farmers Cooperative in Freeman Monday morning, Oct.
This shows the third building to serve as Hutterthal Mennonite Church, which was built in 1952. The structure is familiar because it still stands today, although the current church features a long educational wing built 16 years later.
Cansitota/Freeman is the No. 1 seed in Class 9A Region 2 while Menno/Marion slipped into the postseason as the No. 4 seed in Class 9AA Region 4 following the final games of the regular season Friday night, Oct. 18.
Ruth Ankrum, 87, of Minneapolis, Minn. and formerly of Menno, S.D., passed away on Oct. 13 at Lakeview Hospital in Stillwater, Minn. Private family services were held followed by burial at the Menno City Cemetery.