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Retailers ready for Crazy Days
Some in northern Minnesota could be without power for a week
Luverne becomes Purple Heart City
Dogs on duty: Volunteer K-9 outfit assists public agencies
Worthington U15 soccer team wins state championship
VFW baseball: Luverne VFW strikes fast, wins District 3 tournament
Legion baseball: Rogers shuts out Luverne, Adrian wins District 2 tournament
Amateur baseball: Heron Lake defeats Luverne, joins playoff party
Amateur baseball: Adrian forces Game 3 with win over Lakefield
Column: Notes from Cleveland -- the two forms of resistance
Column: Cruz holds his nose, but can't endorse Trump
Column: Doubling down on principle at the Republican convention
Column: Self-worship over sound judgment
Letter: Thanks, Worthington, for support of Arc
Mae Frieda Meyer
Ben K. Dreesen
Margaret Elizabeth Short
Raymond J. Loeschen
Lester C. Fischer
THE SCHIZ: Barber keeps on clipping at downtown Worthington shop
Column: A memorable — and cold — arrival in Worthington in 1872
Column: Father knows best
Looking Back: 2006 -- Reisdorfer honored with statewide nursing award
Barn to Dance: Mayville summer tradition going strong after 27 years
Out and About
Davis 85th birthday
Birth: July 22, 2016
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Bullerman 85th birthday
Burns 90th birthday
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February 11, 2013
Little Rock FD gets big grant
LITTLE ROCK, Iowa -- Before the first dirt was moved for the construction of the Grand Falls Casino and Resort near Larchwood, naysayers feared...
February 11, 2013 - 11:15pm
February 16, 2012
White Earth casino plan appears highly unlikely
ST. PAUL -- White Earth Nation's proposal to build a Twin Cities casino that could help fund a new Vikings stadium received little support from...
February 16, 2012 - 9:20pm
May 4, 2011
Magnus proposes state-owned casino in Minneapolis
ST. PAUL -- Sen. Doug Magnus, R-Slayton, will introduce a bill on the Senate floor this morning proposing to renovate a downtown Minneapolis...
May 4, 2011 - 3:19pm
April 27, 2011
Weather delays opening of northwest Iowa casino
April 27, 2011 - 11:18am
March 21, 2011
From racino to unions, Legislature in budget race
ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota Legislature is racing toward a self-imposed Friday budget deadline amid protesters fearing Wisconsin-type anti-union laws, Republicans bucking their party chairman by proposing racinos and key lawmakers saying their budget plans will not be finished by Friday. "Welcome...
March 21, 2011 - 8:11pm
May 13, 2010
Update: Gaming commission approves Larchwood casino
9:35 p.m. Update ROCK RAPIDS, Iowa -- Construction will begin next month on a resort and casino near Larchwood following the Iowa Racing and Gaming Commission's approval of a casino license application on Thursday. The commission unanimously approved the Lyon County casino, noting...
May 13, 2010 - 2:40pm
January 16, 2010
Financing reviewed for proposed Lyon County casino
LARCHWOOD, Iowa -- The equity and financing commitments for the proposed Lyon County Resort & Casino, LLC were reviewed Thursday by the Iowa Racing and Gaming Commission, but formal action has not yet been taken. The commitments presented by the Lyon County Riverboat Foundation Inc....
January 16, 2010 - 12:00am
November 18, 2008
Brief: Pro-casino group outspent opposition
LARCHWOOD, Iowa -- In the controversial campaign surrounding the construction of a resort and casino near Larchwood, the side in favor of the facility outspent the opposition group by a nearly 7-1 margin. The Kehl Management-funded Citizens for Economic Growth in Lyon County spent...
November 18, 2008 - 12:00am
September 24, 2008
Iowa casino gets voter approval
ROCK RAPIDS, Iowa -- Lyon County voters overwhelmingly approved Tuesday a proposed casino and resort that will be located near Larchwood. The $90 million project is slated to include a 100-room hotel, an 18-hole golf course, and 800 slot machines and 24 gaming tables in the casino. With...
September 24, 2008 - 12:00am
September 23, 2008
Casino vote is today
LARCHWOOD, Iowa -- In gambling -- as in life -- there are winners and losers. Today's vote to determine the fate of a proposed casino near Larchwood will also produce a winning side and a losing side. The proposed construction of the controversial $90 million resort and casino in...
September 23, 2008 - 12:00am
September 6, 2008
Brief: Casino proposal nears vote
LARCHWOOD, Iowa -- Residents of Lyon County will vote Sept. 23 on a referendum that would bring a proposed $90 million resort and casino one step closer to fruition. If the referendum passes with a simple majority -- 50 percent plus one vote or more -- the proposal will be presented...
September 6, 2008 - 12:00am