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City to convert MC Fitness building into Public Works headquarters
Council orders repairs to Thompson Hotel
Wildfire season arrives
Proposed sexual harassment policy in Minnesota Legislature would cover everyone, all the time
Proposed tougher sex harassment law in Minnesota might be first of kind in nation
Monday sports roundup: Luverne baseball team sweeps, WHS tennis team falls; SWC and Luverne shine in track
Track and field: Worthington boys, Luverne girls look strong on Saturday
Boys tennis: Luverne sweeps a pair of matches
Wolves saving best defending for playoffs
Brian Murphy: Timberwolves give fans hope by bouncing the bully
Big farm insolvency plays out in state court
Lange’s Cafe ends 24-hour service after 62 years
Bingham Lake family business up for sale after 89 years
Record cold, snowstorms delay SD planting season
Minnesota gains 2,900 jobs in March
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Letter: Looking out for farmers' best interests
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COMMENTARY: Why we won't take a break from learning
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Data: Nov. 27, 2017
January 3, 2018
Minn. author revisits American internment camp survivor's life in new novel
ROSEVILLE, Minn. — For many Japanese Americans, the trauma of World War II internment camps lingered long after their release. In her newest...
January 3, 2018 - 7:15am
December 16, 2017
AgweekTV: Food blogger Molly Yeh makes the big time
We all know the classic story of farm kids who can't wait to get to the big city, but more and more, that trend is reversing and young people...
December 16, 2017 - 8:30am
June 3, 2016
The write stuff: Author William Kent Krueger to speak in southwest Minnesota
Even when he’s on a tour of speaking engagements, William Kent Krueger sticks to a regimented schedule of daily writing. “I’m very disciplined,”...
June 3, 2016 - 10:07pm
October 14, 2015
Do you see me?
WORTHINGTON — No matter how different two people are, Jonathan Friesen believes every person can relate to two of the same questions everyone...
October 14, 2015 - 9:21pm
July 13, 2015
‘Troll Troubles’ author to speak at Sons of Norway meeting
WINDOM — The local Sons of Norway Stavanger Lodge will host its next monthly meeting Thursday at the Cottonwood County Historical Society, 812 4th Ave., Windom. The meeting will begin at 7 p.m. with a program about trolls by Minnesota author Jan Smith. Smith, who hails from Battle...
July 13, 2015 - 9:16pm
March 30, 2015
Thriller writer Brian Freeman speaks up Thursday night
WORTHINGTON — Brian Freeman, an International Thriller Writers award-winner and the best-selling author of 10 novels to date, will speak at...
March 30, 2015 - 9:00pm
October 17, 2014
The write stuff: Christensen draws from her Iowa hometown for literary creations
BETH RICKERS firstname.lastname@example.org It’s been 55 years since Madonna Dries Christensen lived in Osceola County, Iowa, but thoughts of —...
October 17, 2014 - 3:47pm
September 16, 2014
Plum Creek Library System celebrates 40 years
WORTHINGTON — The Plum Creek Library System will celebrate its 40th anniversary of service to libraries and library patrons with a special event featuring Kevin Kling on Sept. 25 at the Worthington Event Center. Kling is a Minnesota author, playwright and performer. The event will...
September 16, 2014 - 8:08pm
May 27, 2014
Author Krueger to speak in Jackson Thursday evening
JACKSON — An award-winning author whose adopted state of Minnesota is providing him with plenty of fodder for his numerous novels will share...
May 27, 2014 - 9:26pm
June 26, 2013
O'Brien wins Pritzker for military writing
WORTHINGTON -- Author Tim O'Brien has been awarded the Pritzker Military Library Literature Award. O'Brien grew up in Worthington, the son of William and Ava O'Brien. After graduating from Macalaster College in 1968, he was drafted into the Vietnam War. His military service figures...
June 26, 2013 - 11:47pm
Tim O'Brien wins Pritzker for military writing
WORTHINGTON -- Author Tim O'Brien has been awarded the Pritzker Military Library Literature Award. O'Brien grew up in Worthington, the son of William and Ava O'Brien. After graduating from Macalaster College in 1968, O'Brien was drafted into the Vietnam War. His military service...
June 26, 2013 - 9:07am
November 24, 2012
Novel ideas: David Mastbergen discovers a niche for storytelling
RUSHMORE -- When David Mastbergen sits down with his computer at the kitchen table, he quickly gets lost in his work. The stories flow from...
November 24, 2012 - 12:00am
September 10, 2012
Author Brands to visit museum
PIPESTONE -- The Brown Bag lunch series will present Carol Brands of Edgerton at noon Sept. 19. Brands is the author of "Little White Farm House in Iowa," which is the fictionalized life story of long-time Edgerton resident Katherine Vastenhout. The Brown Bag Lunch series is free...
September 10, 2012 - 10:01pm
February 6, 2012
Luverne honors life of author in year-long project
LUVERNE -- An ongoing project in Luverne is bringing new voice to the long-ago written word of renowned author and Luverne resident Frederick...
February 6, 2012 - 8:14pm
September 8, 2011
Minnesota West instructor is now an author
JACKSON -- In an attempt to change her sons' minds about reading, Serena Totzke-Johnson decided she would write a book that they would enjoy,...
September 8, 2011 - 8:31pm