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Community comes together to help kids in Haiti
Noxious weed on state’s eradication list found in Nobles County
Amato to speak Oct. 9 at Murray County Historical Society annual meeting
Hobie Wave Midwest Regional Regatta begins today on Lake Okabena
College football: Bluejays hope to slow down Fergus Falls' top-ranked passing attack
Soccer: WHS boys shut out Jordan, girls shut out by Jordan
Area prep volleyball roundup
Girls tennis: Trojans tennis tops MACCRAY
Scott Rall: Why you feed them all year long
Column: Trump -- too much of a wacko bird to be an albatross
Letter: Crossing at middle school must be made safer
Letter: “It’s time for Trump”? Not so much
Column: Sniffles and The Cyber go to town
Column: I'm not done yet -- a tribute to a friend
Nellie Lois Bruns
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Art exhibit opening is Sunday
Looking Back: 1966 -- Luverne man awarded bronze star for ‘heroic achievement’
Truesdell is new pastor at American Reformed Church
Bosmas add barn quilt to their northwest Iowa property
Column: Shaking Up the Sanctuary
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Rehborg 50th annivwrsary
Benson 55th anniversary
Bakker 50th anniversary
Data: Sept. 30, 2016
Review and comment on the school construction proposal
Notice of informal probate Carl Edward Smid
Data: Sept. 29, 2016
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October 19, 2015
Lost & found: Makram — the Christmas Waif — discovers three biological sisters
WORTHINGTON -- “And then there were four.” The post was written Sept. 21 by Tammy Makram on her Facebook page, alongside photos of four...
October 19, 2015 - 1:00pm
May 25, 2015
Worthington Tractor Supply hosts pet event
WORTHINGTON — Tractor Supply Company in Worthington, located at 1160 Ryan’s Road, will host a pet event Saturday to encourage adoptions and support local animal groups. The Saturday event is part of Purina Days, which lasts from Wednesday to Sunday. All Purina Days events are...
May 25, 2015 - 7:44pm
January 19, 2015
Baby Jane Doe goes national
LUVERNE — The woman who shared the story of her abandonment as an infant at the back door of a Twin Cities hospital on Christmas Eve 1961 with...
January 19, 2015 - 10:01pm
December 24, 2014
Tammy Makram -- Baby Jane Doe -- continues quest to find birth mother
‘Twas the night before Christmas in 1961 A young doctor — an intern — was walking the halls. Then outside he noticed the new fallen...
December 24, 2014 - 8:50am
July 14, 2013
The first family reunion
SLAYTON -- Ben Nagel said he doesn't get nervous. But last week was different. And who can blame him. For the first time in his life, he was...
July 14, 2013 - 11:43pm
TSC to host pet adoption event
WORTHINGTON -- Tractor Supply Co., located at 1160 Ryan's Road, will host a pet adoption event from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. Tractor Supply Co. helped make possible the adoption of more than 2,000 adopted pets during the chainwide Pet Appreciation Week in 2011. Pet adopters on...
June 14, 2012 - 9:08pm
December 23, 2010
AUSTIN -- On a cold day last January, Lynette Carlson turned on her computer, logged into the social network website Facebook and found a message...
December 23, 2010 - 8:12pm
November 6, 2009
Letter: Observe adoption awareness month
My husband and I began foster parenting soon after our wedding and within 12 years we have been blessed and challenged to parent 12 children, now ages 10-23. Because it is my passion to find homes for the children who wait, I take time each November to remind people to celebrate Adoption...
November 6, 2009 - 12:00am
January 14, 2009
Accused baby scammer pleads guilty
MADISON, Wis. - A Red Wing woman who told four women that she had a baby to adopt when, in fact she didn't, pleaded guilty Tuesday in federal court to four counts of wire fraud. Melissa Christiansen, 31, formerly of Maiden Rock, was indicted in August with scheming to obtain an unspecified...
January 14, 2009 - 3:00pm
December 18, 2008
Adoption fight over 6-month-old baby
Baby Talon has been removed from one family and given to another. Talon is the 6-month-old boy in the middle of a legal battle that made national headlines this week. His adoptive mother and father were forced on Sunday to relinquish the infant to the Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe after...
December 18, 2008 - 11:00am
October 1, 2008
Woman charged with adoption fraud
MADISON, Wis. -- A former Maiden Rock woman charged in connection with allegedly offering a non-existent baby for adoption pleaded not guilty Sept. 23 in federal court to 16 counts of wire fraud. Melissa Christiansen, 31, now of 723 Buchanan St., Red Wing, was charged in August with...
October 1, 2008 - 4:30pm
September 2, 2008
Woman indicted in adoption scheme
RED WING - A federal grand jury in Madison, Wis., has indicted a Maiden Rock woman on charges of wire fraud in connection with an adoption scheme. According to the U.S. Attorney's office for western district of Wisconsin, Melissa Christensen, 31, has been charged in a 16-count indictment...
September 2, 2008 - 2:25pm