• Joel Wentzlaff and Keith Doetkott, both members of the Green Isle Fire Department, conducted tours of the Green Isle Fire Hall for students at the Green Isle Community School on Thursday, Oct 13. The event was held in conjunction with Fire Prevention Week. Wentzlaff, left, watched as sixth grader Trevor Parrott had an opportunity to try on some firefighting gear. He is the son of Bryan and Chelsea Parrott, Green Isle.
  • The water tower in the City of Green Isle received a good cleaning last week. The Green Isle City Council had unanimously approved a motion to accept the bid of $3,250 from Water Tower Clean & Coat, Lodi, Wis., to clean the water tower.
  • Scott Holmquist and Ella Lundstrom were crowned as the Sibley East Senior High School’s Homecoming King and Queen during a coronation ceremony in Arlington on Friday afternoon, Oct. 14. Scott is the son of Roger and Lola Holmquist, Gaylord. Ella is the daughter of Mark and Bekah Lundstrom, Arlington.
  • Members of the Sibley East Elementary Youth Development group showed their school spirit during the Homecoming Parade in Arlington on Friday afternoon, Oct. 14.
  • The Sibley East doubles team of seniors Alli Harter, left, and Ella Lundstrom, right, placed third in the doubles competition during the Section 2A Girls Individual Tennis Tournament in the Swanson Center at Gustavus Adolphus College in St. Peter.

City Council Candidate Forum

The Arlington Area Chamber of Commerce will sponsor a City Council Candidate Forum at the Community Center from 7 p.m. to 8:15 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 25.

The candidates will include Adam Cowell, Tom Hatlestad, James Jaszewski and Jennifer Nuesse.

Refreshments will be served and there will be an informal gathering with the candidates at the conclusion of the event.