• Approximately 80 children and 30 adults participated in the Story Hour Sidewalk Parade in downtown Arlington on Friday morning, July 24. The parade was held after a story hour session at the Arlington Public Library. (Top Photo) Story Teller Marie Kreft led the group of children and adults across a side street during the parade.
  • The Minnesota Department of Transportation coordinated an effort to remove six big trees along Highway 5 from West Alden Street to West Baker Street in Arlington on Thursday morning and afternoon, July 23. This picture was taken at This Old House at the corner of Highway 5 and West Baker Street.
  • Julia Cohrs, a member of the Weeping Willows 4-H Club, exhibited her black lab, Abby, during the Pet Show at the Sibley County Fair in Arlington on Tuesday afternoon, July 28. The free Sibley County Fair will continue through Sunday night, Aug. 2.
  • Several boys and girls participated in T-Ball and Poppers through the Green Isle Summer Recreation Program. Front Row: (left to right) Audrey Ott, Santana Dinning, Elijah Sheets, Oliver Rechtzigel, Nathan Iddings and Hannah Jordan. Back Row: (l to r) Callen Petty,​ Henry Ott, Brayden Wentzlaff, Gabriella Kashemier, Atanas Dinning, Katie Jordan and Joe Jordan.
  • These three former Green Isle Irish baseball players were recognized as Diamond Gems during a special ceremony at Irish Yard on Saturday afternoon, July 25. Left to right: Derek Roberts, Troy Breyer and Mark Foley.
  • The Sibley East American Legion baseball team recently completed a successful season. Sibley East captured the league championship and concluded the season with a 10-4 record overall.

Green Isle Lions Club to host
National Night Out on Aug. 4

The Green Isle Lions Club will host a National Night Out event at the Green Isle Baseball Park from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 4.


Free root beer floats will be served during the event.
An officer from the Sibley County Sheriff’s Department will hand out books to young children.


The Green Isle Community School will provide games and fun activities for young children.