Trinity Lutheran School students who participated in the Forensics Festival at Dr. Martin Luther College

Not enough snow for a sleigh - The Belle Plaine Historical Society Christmas party was held at the Hooper-Bowler-Hillstrom House Sunday afternoon. The traditional sleigh and cutter rides provided by the Prairie Down Charioteers turned out to be wagon rides because the ground was covered with just light snow which has since melted.

Larry Johnson has racked thousands of miles in Minneapolis spreading the news of ethanon as the “Answer Man”.

The four kindergarten classes at Belle Plaine held their 14th annual Thanksgiving Dinner last Friday.

The Carriage House Museum built by the Belle Plaine Historical Society on the grounds of the Hooper-Bowler Hillstrom House is all ready on the outside. Next, the society will turn its attention to filling up the inside.

There will be three new faces on the Belle Plaine City Council when it convenes for the first time in 2009 on Jan. 5.

Meet the candidates - Residents will go to the polls Tuesday, November 8, 1988

Kathleen Murphy, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Mark Murphy, was named as one of 24 Mankato State College seniors to appear in “Who’s Who in American Colleges and Universities”.

An exciting election season, which saw the organization of political clubs and many rallies, was drawing to a close.

Quail hunting was going well. This locality drew many city quail hunters.