Category: News

From beer warehouse to house of worship: a transformation

April 19, 2019

When the proposal to turn a beer distributor’s warehouse into a church first came before a Nebraska congregation, some members were supportive but skeptical that the cavernous building would ever feel like a place of worship.

As Our Savior Lutheran Church of Norfolk prepares to celebrate Easter Sunday, however, the Rev. Lee Weander said the congregation’s response to its home of seven months has been phenomenal.

“We recently completed our traditional worship space, and everybody is stunned that, that room is in a warehouse,” he said. “It looks like a 150-year-old church was torn down and reconstructed.”

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Five decades in Rochester

March 29, 2019

TSP has been proud to call Rochester, MN, home since 1969. Across 50 years of projects and partnerships, we’ve helped schools, health systems, civic organizations, and government agencies envision ways to serve our community even better. Read more about what makes us different in this piece from Med City Beat. One thing that won’t change […]

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Kerry Kloiber: Making his mark for 30 years

February 27, 2019

Kerry Kloiber remembers telling a former boss he was thinking about taking a job at TSP. “Oh?” his boss asked wryly. “For how long?” Kerry, who’d been working there about nine months, understood the implication: The AEC industry went through natural cycles, and staff rosters seemed to change with each big contract or loss of […]

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Early input from stakeholders leads to a home that reflects their lifestyle

January 28, 2019

Paul and Marley Ann Opsahl knew they didn’t want to go through the process shingling their house yet again. Home ownership for the Yankton couple had become more of an anchor than a sail.

The Opsahls did, however, want their next home to reflect their lifestyle. They found it five years ago in Dow Rummel Village. Since then, the couple has stayed engaged in opportunities to help shape the retirement community—including the planning process that preceded Dow’s Rummel’s ongoing expansion and renovation.

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