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College volleyball: Minnesota West comes back to win thriller
Prep volleyball: Tracy-Milroy-Balaton, Jackson County Central take third at Showcase
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Prep football: Big second half downs Red Rock Central
Prep football: Adrian goes to 4-0; H-BC belts W-WG
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Jake M. Boomgaarden
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Leland "Teel" Fransen
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Reaching for the sky: Travis Soules lands dream job as cycle team mechanic
Column: When it comes to food, there's much to chew about
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Looking Back: 1939 - Kiwanis Club offers Scout cabin
Column: Bigelow "holds the region's trophy for street names"
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Hay 50th anniversary
Shumaker 50th anniversary
Ossefoort 90th birthday
Wiertzema 90th birthday
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Notice of Hearing on Proposed Assessment
Probate of Michael E. Lang
Data: Sept. 20, 2014
Public Notice of Proposed Communication Tower Construction
July 30, 2013
Child vandals damage Round Lake Cemetery
ROUND LAKE -- Holle Spessard used a child-sized broom and a bucket of soapy water to clean up the headstone marking the grave of her infant son, Declan, Tuesday morning at Round Lake Cemetery, removing the remnants of destruction caused by a trio of elementary-aged vandals early...
July 30, 2013 - 10:45pm
March 27, 2013
A forgotten piece of history
MAY CITY, Iowa -- Standing at the entrance to the 1888 Mennonite Cemetery near the intersection of two Iowa crossroads, a visitor can see for miles in all directions.
March 27, 2013 - 12:15pm
Virtually unknown ... and untouched
RUSHMORE -- A sign, since rotted and in disrepair, once stood atop the hill overlooking the smallest county park in Nobles County -- an in-the-middle-of-nowhere, lesser-known locale that is home to some of the last remaining acres of untouched, virgin prairie in all of Nobles County. Four...
March 27, 2013 - 11:35am
May 11, 2012
Evers take on cemetery project
JEFFERS -- Nine years ago as the president of the American Legion Ladies Auxiliary in Jeffers, Sharon Evers wanted to compile the names of veterans...
May 11, 2012 - 9:48pm
August 26, 2011
Troops photograph every Arlington grave
ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) -- Night after night this summer, troops from the Army's historic Old Guard have left their immaculately pressed dress blues, white gloves and shiny black boots at home to slip into Arlington National Cemetery in T-shirts and flip-flops to photograph each and every...
August 26, 2011 - 10:21am
February 23, 2009
Cemeteries go eco-friendly
Most cemeteries can be described as green spaces, but some are going "green" in the ecological sense. "Green burials," which can lack embalming fluids, caskets, vaults and sometimes even markers, are gaining in popularity around the world.
February 23, 2009 - 9:24am
October 31, 2008
City claims lost graveyard
How do you claim a graveyard that belongs to a ghost? If you're the city of Red Wing you try a legal procedure called a quiet title action. For the past 30 years the city has maintained the small Mount Carmel Cemetery. Red Wing assumed responsibility for the graveyard, located just...
October 31, 2008 - 1:15pm
September 17, 2008
Smalltown cemetery vandalized
CYRUS - Twice in the last month, vandals have caused significant damage to headstones at the St. Petri Cemetery in Cyrus. The vandals pushed over 17 headstones earlier this summer. After members of Trinity Lutheran Church reset the stones and repaired damage, vandals returned and...
September 17, 2008 - 10:37am