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Oberloh looks back: Outgoing mayor reflects on 12 years at City Hall
Slick roads cause several crashes
Worthington High School marching band off to Outback Bowl
Motion overruled in Block case
Elderly, disabled care top priorities
Les Knutson: Jirele follows Pater to run for Mount Marty
Holiday basketball: Kirk, Smith pace T-M-B
High school basketball: Fulda girls must make necessary readjustments
Communities rally at the courage of a child
Scott Rall: Family traditions should not go the way of the dinosaur
Column: Scandal in our prisons
Column: Inglorious hackers, or 'Revenge of the Nerd'
Column: Holiday chores made special again by visit from mom
Column: Good riddance to the worst Congress ever
Column: Ethics training for Congress? Dream on
Donald M. Hatting
Paul E. Becker
Evelyn A. Kellen
Norman Lee Teerink
Floating tribue: Son's likeness featured on entry in Tournament of Roses Parade
Column: A few Christmases to be remembered from long ago
Looking Back: 1989 -- Hadley man named state's top cattleman
Religion briefs: Dec. 24
Column: If Worthington builds it, they sure would come
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Julius 90th birthday
Probst 80th birthday
School Board Minutes for November
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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 key policymakers Thursday after the tribe's leader said it would be the best option for Minnesotans. A casino operated by the tribe could...
news / politics
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 block into a state-owned casino complete with upscale restaurants and roof-top venues.
news / politics
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