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April 3, 2015
Larry and Sharon Balster, Adrian, and Stephen and Swantje Willers, Slayton, announce the engagement of their children, Jana Balster and Kenny Willers. Balster is a 2007 graduate of Adrian High School and 2012 graduate of Minnesota State University, Mankato. She is employed as a third...
celebrations / engagements
April 3, 2015 - 4:06pm
February 7, 2009
Brandi Kae Hibma and Jordan Lyle Balster were married Oct. 4, 2008, at St. Matthew Lutheran Church, Worthington. Parents of the couple are Rod and Rita Hibma, Rushmore, and Larry and Sharon Balster, Adrian. Maid of honor was Brooke Hibma. Bridesmaids were Katie Melton, Tara Luettel...
February 7, 2009 - 12:00am
January 14, 2009
Nobles County gets subpoena
WORTHINGTON -- About 6,000 photocopied documents were shipped out of the Nobles County Auditor-Treasurer's office Tuesday afternoon in response...
January 14, 2009 - 12:00am
December 8, 2008
Tara Balster and Corey Luettel were married July 26 at Zion Presbyterian Church, Ellsworth. Parents of the couple are Larry and Sharon Balster and Mark and Pam Luettel, all of Adrian. Maid of honor was Jana Balster. Bridesmaids were Brandi Balster, Lindsay Meyeraan and Jessi Graff....
December 8, 2008 - 12:00am
November 14, 2008
WORTHINGTON -- In her 32 years in the Nobles County Auditor's Office, Sharon Balster said the impending ballot recount in Minnesota's senate race is the largest she will ever experience. Inundated with phone calls from the offices of both Republican incumbent Norm Coleman and his...
November 14, 2008 - 12:00am
November 7, 2008
Balster trial delayed again
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. -- The attorney for Ryan Lee Balster, 22, of Jasper, has once again filed a motion to continue the case -- his fourth such motion since Balster was arrested in May and charged with travelling with the intent to engage in illicit sexual conduct. According to court...
November 7, 2008 - 12:00am
August 9, 2008
Brandi Hibma and Jordan Balster announce their engagement. Parents of the couple are Rod and Rita Hibma, Rushmore, and Larry and Sharon Balster, Adrian. Hibma is a 2003 graduate of Worthington High School and 2007 graduate of Minnesota State University, Mankato. She is employed...
August 9, 2008 - 12:00am
June 14, 2008
Trial postponed in Internet crimes case
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. -- The jury trial of Ryan Lee Balster, 22, of Jasper, has been pushed back to September. It was originally scheduled to begin July 1. Balster was arrested May 1 in Sioux Falls, S.D., after allegedly contacting a 13-year-old girl via the Internet and making arrangements...
news / crime
June 14, 2008 - 12:00am
May 8, 2008
Jasper man indicted by grand jury in South Dakota
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. -- The Jasper man accused of traveling across a state line to meet a 12-year-old girl for sexual conduct has now been indicted by a grand jury in U.S. District Court, District of South Dakota. Ryan Lee Balster, 22, of Jasper, is now charged federally with travel...
news / crime
May 8, 2008 - 12:00am