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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
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Vortherms 90th birthday
Carter 65th anniversary
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October 30, 2015
New lanes open along Minnesota 60
MANKATO — The new eastbound lanes of Minnesota 60 from Mountain Lake to Butterfield opened Friday afternoon. However, the westbound lanes will be restricted to one lane with no passing for the next few days, as crews continue to complete the new pavement markings. Eastbound motorists...
October 30, 2015 - 9:54pm
September 1, 2015
Minnesota 60 Mountain Lake to Butterfield completion delayed, Paving expected to begin Oct. 1
MANKATO — The completion date for the four-lane expansion of Minnesota 60 from Mountain Lake to Butterfield has been delayed from early October to early November due to delays for the paving contractor. Recent information from the paving contractor estimates it will begin on Minnesota...
September 1, 2015 - 8:30pm
May 17, 2015
Dayton reappoints three to rural health panel
ST. PAUL — Gov. Mark Dayton has reappointed three members to the state’s Rural Health Advisory Committee. They are John Baerg, Butterfield, consumer member; Ellen De la torre, North Mankato, consumer member; and Margaret Kalina, Alexandria, nurse member. Each will serve four-year...
May 17, 2015 - 7:22pm
April 15, 2015
Next leg of MN 60 expansion to start
MOUNTAIN LAKE — The expansion of MInnesota 60 from two lanes to four lanes between Mountain Lake and Butterfield is expected to officially begin May 11. However, motorists may already have seen crews working on drainage and relocating utilities. Initially, traffic will be maintained...
April 15, 2015 - 10:09pm
January 7, 2015
HSUS alleges cruelty at Butterfield chicken plant
BUTTERFIELD — A southwest Minnesota food company denies allegations from an animal rights group that it scalded alive spent laying hens, and...
January 7, 2015 - 9:19pm
December 14, 2014
One killed, three injured in rollover crash Saturday on Minnesota 60
MADELIA — A juvenile male was killed and three other young people were injured in a rollover accident that occurred at 10:10 p.m. Saturday near mile marker 80 on Minnesota 60 in Watonwan County. A 17-year-old male from Butterfield, as yet unnamed by the Minnesota State Patrol,...
December 14, 2014 - 8:46pm
July 27, 2014
Baby’s death under investigation
BUTTERFIELD — Authorities in Watonwan County are investigating the death of an infant reported Friday evening in Butterfield. According to the sheriff’s office, a call about an unresponsive newborn was received at 5:45 p.m. Friday. The baby girl was pronounced dead at the scene...
July 27, 2014 - 9:21pm
May 13, 2012
PREP BASEBALL ROUNDUP: Tracy-Milroy-Balaton holds off Adrian 8-7
TRACY -- Jordan Lanoue got the win on the mound, striking out three and giving up one hit in 2 1/3 innings of work, while Brady Peterson was 2-for-4 and Taylor Hoffbeck had an RBI double to lead Tracy-Milroy-Balaton's baseball team over Adrian Saturday. A.J. Tiesler was 2-for-4...
May 13, 2012 - 11:28pm
January 25, 2012
PREP GIRLS' BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Menning's basket with five seconds left lifts Edgerton over Southwest Christian
EDGERTON -- With five seconds left Jessica Menning scored on a putback to give Edgerton the 56-55 Red Rock Conference victory over Southwest Christian Tuesday. Lindsey Drooger had 17 points 10 rebounds and three blocks, Menning had 11 points, three assists and three steals and Tanner...
January 25, 2012 - 12:12am
May 15, 2009
PREP BASEBALL ROUNDUP: Windom downs Redwood Valley, 4-3
WINDOM -- Charlie Dunnick pitched out of a jam in the top of the seventh inning Thursday to cement Windom's baseball team's 4-3 victory over Redwood Valley. The Cardinals, trailing by two runs, had runners on second and third with no outs in the seventh frame. But Dunnick induced...
May 15, 2009 - 12:00am
February 4, 2009
Storm wreaks havoc in 1984
WORTHINGTON -- There was a prevalence of tragic news to report in the Feb. 6, 1984, edition of the Daily Globe. The banner headline reads "Brutal...
February 4, 2009 - 12:00am
September 27, 2008
Prep Football Roundup: Big plays lift Wildcats to 17-8 victory against ML/B-O
BREWSTER -- Southwestern United scored a pair of second-half touchdowns on long runs and defeated Mountain Lake/Butterfield-Odin, 17-8, Friday night in a Southern Minnesota Conference East Division high school football game. The Wildcats (3-2, 2-0) held a 3-0 lead at halftime after...
September 27, 2008 - 12:11am
September 26, 2008
Prep volleyball roundup: SWC downs SSC in key Red Rock Conference clash
EDGERTON -- In a contest between two teams that were undefeated in Red Rock Conference volleyball action, it was the Southwest Christian Eagles who defeated the Southwest Star Concept Quasars in four games Thursday night. SWC (10-3, 6-0) jumped out early in Game 1 and went on to...
September 26, 2008 - 5:30pm
September 19, 2008
Eagles run well, finish second at Loon Lake behind Blue Earth
LOON LAKE -- Getting a well-balanced performance from all five scoring runners -- especially from its lead duo of Meredith Hentges and Emily...
September 19, 2008 - 12:00am
JCC boys claim team title; Ojullu races to individual victory
LOON LAKE -- Jackson County Central took three of the top four places, four of the first nine and five of the top 18 Thursday, as the Huskies dominated the team segment (by 42 points) of their own meet -- the KKOJ/KRAQ/Subway Invitational at the Loon Lake Golf Course with 36 points. While...
September 19, 2008 - 12:00am