Friends & Family

Members of the Memory Makers Quilt Club
  Do you know what the Underground Railroad is all about?  You are invited to the Springfield Public Library to learn how quilt squares helped slaves to know where to travel to find their freedom during the 1800s. Virginia Landkammer will take you through their walk with the quilt squares.  Her...
Members of the American Legion Auxiliary Past President’s Parley
  The Springfield American Legion Post #257 Auxiliary Past President’s Parley met for their spring dinner and meeting on Wednesday, April 26 at the Legion Clubroom.  During the business meeting there was much discussion among the seven members present as to the future of the organization.  The...
Birthday Celebration!
  This group has been celebrating birthdays together for the past seventy-three years.  Organized by Elsie Schwartz, Elizabeth Vanderwerf and Peggy Bredvold, the friends, cousins and relatives celebrated at the birthday celebrant’s home in the early years.  It progressed to a monthly celebration in...
Business of the Year and Spirit of Springfield
  The Springfield Area Chamber of Commerce has named Dotty de Lambert  as the Spirit of Springfield and Glen’s Auto Parts-NAPA as the Business of the Year Award winners.  The Spirit of Springfield award recognizes a person who is a friend of Springfield and a support of the Springfield Community...
credit score
   An estimated 11% of Americans have poor credit, according to FICO, the largest and best-known company that provides credit scores.  March is National Credit Education Month, a month dedicated to teaching people about credit and how it can affect them. It is a great time to learn some of the...
Springfield Community Theatre Board of Directors.
  Springfield Community Theater’s annual meeting was held Saturday, February 4 at the Springfield Area Community Center.  SCT has been very active and has provided the community with high quality entertainment and performance opportunities for the past forty years.  The group has produced over...
Comedic Emcees Carli Petersen and  Brianna Jensen will be coming back for the 2023 SCT variety show.
  Do you have the mid-winter doldrums?  Looking for some good entertainment?  Looking for something to do this Saturday night?  Well, there will be a variety of entertainment on stage this Saturday evening, February 11 at Springfield Community Theatre’s local variety show—“Something to Do on a...
Jessica Nachreiner, Springfield Clinic’s lead mammographer, with the newly installed 3D mammogram at Allina Health Springfield Clinic.
  Allina Health Springfield Clinic is now offering 3D mammograms thanks to the support of Allina Health and the Allina Health Foundation (formerly the New Ulm Medical Center Foundation).  “I’m excited to see this technology here,” said Springfield Clinic’s lead mammographer, Jessica Nachreiner. “...
Truck breaks through ice.
  On 01-21-2023 at 1:32 p.m. the Brown County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a pickup truck that had broken through the ice on Lake Hanska near the main landing on the east side of the lake on County Road 6.   There were no injuries and there are arrangements being made to remove the pickup...
  Administrator Isabella Casillas Guzman, head of the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) and the voice in President Biden’s Cabinet for America’s 33 million small businesses, calls on Americans to “Shop Small” throughout this holiday season and on Small Business Saturday, which falls on...

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