News

Augustana Lutheran Church in Gibbon prepares to celebrate its 125th Anniversary. (Submitted photo)
07/16/2024 - 8:00am
By Denise Bonsack, Publisher The Swedish Augustana Evangelical Church was organized on January 14, 1899 with 55 members, and a class of 10 confirmands. The first services were held in a range of locations, from the German Lutheran Church to...

Schools

07/02/2024 - 8:00am
At a special meeting on Tuesday, July 25, the GFW School Board discussed options for a leadership transition after Dr. Jeff Horton accepted the superintendent position at SouthWest Metro Intermediate School District 288 in the Twin Cities.  Horton...

Obituaries

07/15/2024 - 9:47am
Elaine Kachelmeier October 18, 1926-July 12, 2024 Elaine Emily Kachelmeier, age 97, of Gibbon, MN passed away peacefully on July 12, 2024, at Woodstone Senior Living in New Ulm, MN. The Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday,...

Sports

Pictured (above) is the Gibbon Reds team with the crew from Fox 9. (Photo by Anna Theis.), Gibbon Royalty Lynnea Schwecke and Gabriella Gonzalez with Fox 9’s Ian Leonard. (Photo by Anna Theis.), A huge crowd turned out to watch the game! (Staff photo by Lori Kopischke.), Randy Meier and Kelcey Carlson broadcasted the evening news from MacGowan Field. (Staff photo by Lori Kopischke.), A group of former Gibbon Town Team baseball players from the 1950s and 1960s turned out to watch the game and reminisce about their own baseball days. Pictured are (front row from left) Rich Brunner, Jim Brunner, Bart Stadther, (middle row) Lyle Dahl, Eddie (Beanie) Lenz, JeRay Buerkle, Darwin Buerkle, Harryjohn Niebuhr, (back row) Dick Isakson, Al Hager, Robin Kramer, Wendell Buerkle. (Photo by Anna Theis.)
07/02/2024 - 8:00am
KMSP Fox 9’s Town Ball Tour made a stop in Gibbon on Wednesday, June 26th. The day started with the camera crew exploring the city, visiting businesses and interviewing residents, and culminated in a baseball game featuring the Gibbon Reds and the...