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Family Art Night scheduled during parent-teacher conferences week
Remembering Pearl Harbor: WWII veteran on Oahu when Japanese launched sneak attack
Seminar aims to create smooth transition for retiring business owners
Menjivar-Melendez set for contested omnibus hearing
Area girls basketball roundup: Adrian beats Luverne after slow start
Prep wrestling: Trojans fall in tight battle with W/RRC
Area boys basketball roundup: Huskies win high-scoring season opener
Boys hockey: Trojans refuse to quit in loss to Redwood Valley
Boys basketball: Trojans show teamwork, depth in victory over Luverne
Letter: Pioneer Village
Letter: Local government entities should live within their means
Column: 21st Century Cures Act a remedy for all Americans
Letter: There's a third group of Americans, too
Letter: Thanks to organizers of community Thanksgiving
Gerald L. Smith
Looking Back: 1991 -- Wind chills up to 50-below close schools
Homemade granola easier, more affordable than you think
PieLogNog: A holiday mashup of chocolate, salted caramel, eggnog and pecan pie
Change maker: Kevin Donovan pushes Worthington, and himself, to succeed
Our region was major supplier of early engines for Humvees
out and about
Vortherms 90th birthday
Carter 65th anniversary
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July 29, 2016
Special delivery: Take a spin around scenic Lake Geneva
With three blasts of its horn, the Walworth backs up from the dock and heads out into the open water of Lake Geneva. The boat is a two-decker,...
July 29, 2016 - 4:33pm
May 10, 2016
Coastal Georgia: Mother-daughter hit the road again
The Greek philosopher Aristotle once said “Adventure is worthwhile,” and though I certainly agree, it seems such an understatement. To me,...
May 10, 2016 - 2:23pm
April 15, 2016
A family affair: Clan O'Donnell takes in the sights of London
When my husband, Colin, and I considered taking our three children — Ian, age 16, Katie, age 14, and Lucy, age 9 — on a trip to London, England,...
April 15, 2016 - 10:03pm
April 1, 2016
Beach-bound -- Florida 2016
When we told friends and family that we were going to, for a second year in a row, embark on a late winter two-week road trip to Florida, Hubby...
April 1, 2016 - 9:09pm
August 28, 2015
In the midst of the windswept prairie of southwest Minnesota, a colorful rock outcrop has drawn visitors for thousands of years. That time element...
August 28, 2015 - 4:38pm
August 14, 2015
The Crailsheim experience: College student spends two months immersed in sister city
For Gordy Moore, one of those “aha” moments during his internship in Germany came when he was walking through the streets of Heidelberg....
August 14, 2015 - 4:33pm
August 7, 2015
WI-FINE: : Lots to explore across the border
Any Minnesotan bold enough to stop at that most hallowed shrine of Wisconsin sportingdom, Lambeau Field (home of the Green Bay Packers, for those...
August 7, 2015 - 3:15pm
June 26, 2015
What's brewing in New Ulm
It’s like the mother ship is calling us home. Every year about this time, Hubby Bryan and I are compelled to hop in the Jeep and head northeast...
June 26, 2015 - 3:32pm
June 12, 2015
Time capsule: Pioneer Village provides glimpse into early life on prairie
History books document that the first permanent settlers arrived in Nobles County about 150 years ago. Life was undeniably hard for those early...
June 12, 2015 - 1:10pm
March 27, 2015
Greetings from sunny Florida
Palm trees intrigue me. Since they don’t exist in our northern clime, I had never given them much thought before. But on our recent trip to...
March 27, 2015 - 10:05pm
February 20, 2015
Passage to Peru
I press the GO button. We’ve been to numerous Caribbean islands, and we’ve been to the middle Americas. The chance to go to Peru has loomed...
February 20, 2015 - 10:02pm
July 18, 2014
On the Bourbon Trail: Jeep trip takes couple to back roads of Kentucky
Legend has it that Paul Jones Jr., a Kentucky bourbon maker, was head over heels for a beautiful Southern belle. She turned down his romantic...
July 18, 2014 - 4:33pm
April 27, 2014
London calling: Couple spend whirlwind five days touring city
Somewhere over Wisconsin, at about 31,000 feet, the reality of where we were heading hit me, and I began to remember the city I hadn’t visited...
April 27, 2014 - 1:57pm
January 3, 2014
Florida state of mind
It was -14 degrees when we headed to the airport early on that early December morning, and 84 degrees when we landed at the Tampa-St. Petersburg...
January 3, 2014 - 11:31am
August 11, 2013
Greetings from the Great Lakes State: Ferry, cherries & breweries among highlights of trip to Michigan
* Michigan produces 75 percent of the tart cherries grown in the United States. * It takes more than four hours to cross Lake Michigan — from...
August 11, 2013 - 10:33am