Sobieski

WCCO Television viewers chose Herbie’s Bar in Sobieski as having the best fish fry in Minnesota — television crews visited the bar Friday, March 21, talking with staff and customers.  The piece will air Thursday, March 27, on the 10 p.m. news during Matt Brickman’s “Best of Minnesota” series. The news may not be aired [...]

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By PATRICK SLACK Sports Editor patrick.slack@mcrecord.com For the second year in a row, Sobieski, Lastrup and Avon all advanced to the final weekend of the Class C amateur state baseball tournament. And not without a few theatrics. While Region 8C champion churned out another victory behind another gem by ace Tyler Jendro, Lastrup required a [...]

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A week after becoming the first team all season to scratch across an earned run on Tyler Jendro, the Lakers became the first team to pick up a win when the Sobieski ace was on the mound. It still wasn’t enough. After coming through the consolation bracket, Avon edged previously unbeaten Sobieski 1-0 in the [...]

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Petersens work on farm equipment, other unique projects by Jennie Zeitler, Staff Writer Even though the forge has been gone for two decades, Daniel, Dennis and Melvin Petersen continue a metal-working tradition at Petersen’s Modern Blacksmith begun by their father’s uncle, Mark Petersen. Mark built a log blacksmith shop in 1915, five miles south of [...]

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By PATRICK SLACK Sports Editor patrick.slack@mcrecord.com View more photos from the Sobieski vs. Maple Lake game via this link View more photos from the Lastrup vs. Fergus Falls game via this link Sobieski, Lastrup and Avon rode the arms of their aces to give the Victory League (VL) three of the final eight state Class [...]

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By PATRICK SLACK Sports Editor patrick.slack@mcrecord.com View more photos from the Lastrup-Jordan matchup by clicking this link View more photos from the Sobieski-Lake Henry matchup by clicking this link Lastrup 5, Jordan 1 Behind another strong outing from starting pitcher Chad Weiss, the Lastrup Lakers knocked off Jordan 5-1 in the second round of the [...]

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By PATRICK SLACK Sports Editor patrick.slack@mcrecord.com Region 8C, comprised entirely of Victory League teams, flexed its strength at the opening weekend of the state tournament. With Sobieski already guaranteed a spot in the second round as region champion, Lastrup, Avon and Nisswa all came away with wins to make the region one of only two [...]

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For the 21st year, work is once again under way for this year’s motorcycle “Ride for Eyes” scheduled for Saturday, Aug. 18. As usual, the ride will start and end at Herbie’s Bar in Sobieski. Pre-registration starts at 1 p.m., with the ride to begin at 2 p.m. sharp. The event will be approximately a [...]

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A firearms safety class will be held at the St. Stanislaus Church basement in Sobieski, beginning Tuesday, April 10, at 7 p.m. Participants must be 11 years old by the date of the class. The cost is $7.50, due at the time of sign-up. To pass the class, students must attend all of the two-hour [...]

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