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Body found in Rock County, no foul play suspected
Recalling Pearl Harbor, 72 years later
Extension's SNAP-Ed program facing cuts
Accident at Lake Avenue and Turner Street
JCC wrestlers win tournament at home
Prep sports roundup: JCC boys fall on hardwood, Luverne girls freeze L-D-C
College wrestling: Bluejays fight uphill battle in Moorhead
Boys basketball: Southwest Christian boys top Ellsworth to stay unbeaten
Prep football: All-Area football team named
Column: District 518 teacher, principal evaluations changing due to new mandates
Column: The Republicans' impeachment fever
Column: Is ALEC losing its grip?
Column: Rural Minnesota is falling behind and losing clout
Column: The GOP's toxic message
Column: Hat's the way it was around town many years ago
Holiday exhibit opens Sunday
It's a small world: Artist Kimberly Jansen specializes in miniature works
Out & About: Dec.6-15
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Walsh 80th birthday
Data: Dec. 7, 2013
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Tips for being safe in extreme cold
Data: Dec. 5, 2013
Notice of Hearing - Probate of Will - Hawkinson
Susan Carolyn Telander
Leesa Jean Riordan
Michael "Mick" Donaldson
Lorie Etta Thompson
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