The Minnesota West women's volleyball team defeated host Western Tech 3-0 on Wednesday night. Scores were 25-20, 25-10 and 27-25. Katherin Ihnen had 14 kills, four ace serves and six digs in the match. Andrea Hinkeldey had 10 kills and eight digs. Joa Ortiz had nine kills. Emma Woelber was credited with 32 set assists and seven digs. Micheine Morales had three ace serves and six digs. Katelyn Walters also had six digs.
Crashes WPD: 6:46 p.m. Tuesday, Rowe Avenue. NCSO: car-vs.-deer crash, 7:33 p.m. Tuesday, 20000 block of 150th Street, Brewster. NCSO: car-vs.-deer crash, 8:50 p.m. Tuesday, 29000 block of Town Avenue, Worthington. Police WPD: harassing communication, 4:14 p.m. Tuesday, 2100 block of Eleanor Street.
SLAYTON — The Minnesota River Area Agency on Aging (MNRAAA) will host a Community Conversation from 1 to 3 p.m. Oct. 18 at Southwest Regional Development Commission, 2401 Broadway Ave ., Slayton.
EDGERTON -- A solid effort from senior outside hitter Brooklyn DeKam from the front, middle and back led Southwest Christian to a 3-1 high school volleyball victory over Adrian Tuesday night. DeKam was credited with 16 kills and 30 digs as the Eagles beat the Dragons 25-22, 13-25, 25-20 and 25-19. Jazlynn Prins had 10 kills and 21 digs for Southwest, and teammate Olivia Veldkamp had 31 set assists.
BY AARON HAGEN The Globe WORTHINGTON -- Edwin Hernandez has a bucket list for the soccer season. A senior on Worthington’s boys soccer team, Hernandez and the Trojans had already clinched a conference championship. With Tuesday’s 5-1 victory over St. Peter, the state’s seventh-ranked team was able to cross off another goal -- an undefeated season.
Ambulance WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Ambulance was dispatched at 7:30 p.m. Monday to the 1800 block of First Avenue. WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Ambulance was dispatched at 1:44 p.m. Tuesday to the 1000 block of 13th Street for an adult female who had fallen and had pain in her arm. Crashes
MANKATO -- Claudia Canas fought back to win her No. 4 singles match Tuesday for the Worthington Trojans, but Mankato East won the war, 6-1, in the first round of the Section 2AA team tennis tournament in Mankato. “Tough match,” WHS head coach Mike Marquardt remarked in an email message. “Controlled by East from the start. Claudia was able to win the second and third set, but otherwise a really strong team. They didn’t give us any second chances.”
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) and the local Missouri River Basin work group are recommending actions to restore and protect water bodies in the Missouri River Basin in southwest Minnesota.
WINDOM — Windom Cotton Quilters will host the “On the Banks of the Des Moines” quilt show on Saturday From 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., guests may browse area quilters’ work on display at the Windom Area Middle/High School, 1400 17th St. Bev Hussong, a Cotton Quilters Guild member, will be the show’s featured quilter.
LUVERNE — The Rock County One Warm Coat Project is collecting clean, reusable coats of all shapes and sizes. Children’s coats are especially needed. Clean, reusable coats may be brought Mondays through Thursdays between 9 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. through Oct. 31 to ATLAS for Life, 201 E. Main St., Luverne. Coats may also be dropped off at the Luverne Elementary School during the month of October.