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Early Risers Kiwanis donates hospital dolls
New work at an old building: Ocheyedan Town Hall renovations are underway
Area woman helps pen memoir on family farm
Ready to get its kicks: Construction of new soccer fields finished
First-ever WHS Snowcoming celebrates students in winter activities
Wolter: Riding the insane NFL roller-coaster
Luverne hockey tops Orono, S-O wrestlers take Okoboji Invite
Boys hockey: LSHSPTCUC score one for each letter in win over Trojans
Minnesota West basketball: Men pick up first win, women keep rolling
WHS basketball: Girls, boys sweep Windom Area on road
Letter: There's a third group of Americans, too
Letter: Thanks to organizers of community Thanksgiving
Column: Trump's demagogic illogic
Column: Stepping out in faith
Column: After a mere 25 years, the triumph of the West is over
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
Disheveled Thelogian: A feast, a robbery and a reason to give thanks
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Vortherms 90th birthday
Carter 65th anniversary
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February 1, 2016
Prep boys basketball: Southwest Minnesota Christian, Windom Area pick up wins
ADRIAN — Three-point shooting told the story in Adrian, where Southwest Christian converted 13 of 25 attempts compared to Adrian’s 1-of-15. That was more than the difference as the Eagles earned a 76-67 boys basketball victory Monday night. Colby Den Herder scored 23 points for...
February 1, 2016 - 11:38pm
January 27, 2016
Prep boys basketball: Jackson County Central tops Windom Area; Pipestone Area gets victory
WINDOM — Jackson County Central earned a Big South Conference victory over Windom Area. In a battle of two league juggernauts, the Huskies jumped out to a 32-18 point lead at the half and didn’t let up. They eventually took a 69-61 victory. JCC was led by senior Matt Ringkob with...
January 27, 2016 - 12:18am
January 25, 2016
Prep boys basketball: Hills-Beaver Creek, Mountain Lake Area take nonconference losses
ROCK RAPIDS, Iowa — Central Lyon used a big second quarter to pull away and eventually take control Monday night. In a cross-border contest, the Lions were able to run away from Hills-Beaver Creek to take a 68-46 victory. The two squads were knotted at 12 after the first quarter,...
January 25, 2016 - 10:34pm
Prep girls basketball: Hills-Beaver Creek keeps rolling
ROCK RAPIDS, Iowa — A gutsy, double-overtime win over Luverne on Dec. 14 seemed to be all Hills-Beaver Creek needed. After a 2-2- start to the season, the Patriots knocked off Luverne in double OT. Since then, they’ve won nine of their last 10 games, including a 61-42 contest...
January 25, 2016 - 10:33pm
January 6, 2016
Prep boys basketball: Jackson County Central drops Worthington; Edgerton hangs on
JACKSON — Jackson County Central put in the effort and reaped the rewards of an 84-48 Big South Conference win over Worthington Tuesday. “They’re a good team,” Trojans’ head coach Clint Meyer said. “To be honest, they just kicked our tails on both ends of the floor. They...
January 6, 2016 - 12:39am
December 23, 2015
Prep boys basketball: Westbrook-Walnut Grove topples Sleepy Eye; Jackson County Central wins again
SLEEPY EYE — The Westbrook-Walnut Grove Chargers put themselves in a good position to win at the half and managed to retain their dominance into the second half. Their lead over the Sleepy Eye Indians was 14 in the first and they pushed it to 17 by the final buzzer. Freshman Andrew...
December 23, 2015 - 12:20am
December 22, 2015
Prep boys basketball: Ellsworth falls in cat fight
ELLSWORTH — It was the long-range shots that gave the Central Lyon boys basketball team the lead. And it was the inside game that put away...
December 22, 2015 - 12:26am
Prep girls basketball: Central Lyon pulls away from Ellsworth
ELLSWORTH — The season didn’t start well for the Central Lyon girls basketball team. But in the past few days, head coach Heather Grafing...
December 22, 2015 - 12:21am
December 19, 2015
Prep boys basketball: Westbrook-Walnut Grove to play for title
COTTONWOOD — The Westbrook-Walnut Grove boys basketball team pulled away from a slim 26-24 lead at halftime to defeat Minneota 63-49 in the first-round semifinals of the Candy Cane Classic Friday night, advancing to play Lakeview at 5 p.m. today in the championship game. Randy Knutson...
December 19, 2015 - 12:10am
December 16, 2015
Prep boys basketball: Close games make for exciting night area-wide
FULDA — Hills-Beaver Creek held on to a narrow Red Rock Conference victory over Fulda. The Raiders, who trailed by double digits much of the first half, had a shot at a 3-pointer at the buzzer. But it was off the mark as the Patriots held on for the victory. Fulda’s Justin Dierks...
December 16, 2015 - 12:27am
December 9, 2015
Prep boys basketball: Worthington gets big road win
LUVERNE — After a rough start to the season, Worthington showed what it is capable of Tuesday night in Luverne. A solid Cardinals team held a 36-34 lead at halftime, but the Trojans outscored them by 10 in the second half to take a 73-65 Big South Conference victory. “The guys...
December 9, 2015 - 12:41am
December 5, 2015
Prep boys basketball: Murray County Central takes Red Rock Central
LAMBERTON — Murray County Central improved its boys basketball record to 4-1 Friday with a 69-60 triumph over host Red Rock Central. The Rebels, whose only loss in the young 2015-16 season has been to Tracy-Milroy-Balaton, got balanced scoring led by senior center Grant Rohrer....
December 5, 2015 - 12:34am
June 15, 2015
Iowa preps: George-Little Rock/Central Lyon softball, Central Lyon baseball out-slug Sheldon
GEORGE, Iowa — The George-Little Rock/Central Lyon softball team saw its bats catch fire Monday in a 9-6 Siouxland Conference win over Sheldon. Six different Mustangs enjoyed multiple-hit games and as a team, they struck out only twice. Early on, it was the Orabs who came out...
June 15, 2015 - 11:30pm
May 18, 2015
Iowa girls regional golf: Sibley-Ocheyedan reaches finals
ORANGE CITY, Iowa — Sibley-Ocheyedan earned a second-place team score Monday at the Class 2A-Region 1A Tournament to clinch a spot in the Region 1 Final. The Generals carded a 421, putting them just six strokes behind tournament champion Unity Christian, which came in at 415. Sarah...
May 18, 2015 - 10:43pm
March 2, 2015
Iowa girls basketball: Central Lyon falls in first round at state
DES MOINES, Iowa — Central Lyon and Burlington Notre Dame met up in the first round of the Class 1A State Tournament as the last two teams to take the title. The Lions took the title in 2013 before Notre Dame captured the crown in 2014. Monday, it was the Nikes who were able to...
March 2, 2015 - 9:37pm