• Nearly 230 people participated in the 5K Walk and Run organized by Felicia Brockoff in Arlington on Saturday morning, May 21. Alex Gieseke, left, is pictured with his father, Aaron Gieseke, at Four Seasons Park.
  • The annual Car Show & Cancer Cruise featured approximately 100 vehicles and bikers in Arlington on Saturday, May 21. The event, along with a 5K walk and run held earlier in the day, raised over $9,000 which will be donated to the Alex Gieseke family to help with expenses associated with Alex’s second cancer journey.
  • Sibley East trackster Megan Krentz earned all conference honors after she captured first place in the shot put event during the Minnesota River Conference Girls Track and Field Meet at Jordan on Thursday afternoon, May 19.
  • Sibley East trackster Logan Tesch placed fourth in the 110 meter hurdles during the Minnesota River Conference Boys Track and Field Meet at Jordan on Thursday afternoon, May 19. Tesch also earned all conference honors after he placed first in the triple jump event.
  • Sibley East first baseman Morgan Stearns stretched to catch this throw against Waterville-Elysian-Morristown on Tuesday afternoon, May 24. Stearns collected two singles, a double and a home run in the 5-4 loss.

A rural Arlington man was killed by a falling tree Tuesday, May 24, at about 6:40 p.m., according to the Sibley County Sheriff's Office.

The sheriff's office said Martin Ziesmer, 62, was attempting to herd cattle from a pasture with a four-wheeler because of the stormy weather when the tree fell on him. Rescue workers found him under the tree, and he was pronounced dead at the scene. The accident occurred about four miles north of Arlington.

The Arlington Fire Department and Ambulance Service assisted the sheriff's office at the scene.

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A rural Arlington man was killed by a falling tree Tuesday, May 24, at about 6:40 p.m., according to the Sibley County Sheriff's Office.

The sheriff's office said Martin Ziesmer, 62, was attempting to herd cattle from a pasture with a four-wheeler because of the stormy weather when the tree fell on him. Rescue workers found him under the tree, and he was pronounced dead at the scene. The accident occurred about four miles north of Arlington.

The Arlington Fire Department and Ambulance Service assisted the sheriff's office at the scene.

- See more at: http://www.glencoenews.com/content/falling-tree-hits-kills-arlington-man#sthash.7TbOiJ80.dpuf

A rural Arlington man was killed by a falling tree Tuesday, May 24, at about 6:40 p.m., according to the Sibley County Sheriff's Office.

The sheriff's office said Martin Ziesmer, 62, was attempting to herd cattle from a pasture with a four-wheeler because of the stormy weather when the tree fell on him. Rescue workers found him under the tree, and he was pronounced dead at the scene. The accident occurred about four miles north of Arlington.

The Arlington Fire Department and Ambulance Service assisted the sheriff's office at the scene.

- See more at: http://www.glencoenews.com/content/falling-tree-hits-kills-arlington-man#sthash.7TbOiJ80.dpuf

A rural Arlington man was killed by a falling tree Tuesday, May 24, at about 6:40 p.m., according to the Sibley County Sheriff's Office.

The sheriff's office said Martin Ziesmer, 62, was attempting to herd cattle from a pasture with a four-wheeler because of the stormy weather when the tree fell on him. Rescue workers found him under the tree, and he was pronounced dead at the scene. The accident occurred about four miles north of Arlington.

The Arlington Fire Department and Ambulance Service assisted the sheriff's office at the scene.

- See more at: http://www.glencoenews.com/content/falling-tree-hits-kills-arlington-man#sthash.7TbOiJ80.dpuf