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SD breaks record with six days above 60 degrees, but major snowstorm on its way in southern counties
Acclaimed musical 'South Pacific' plays Thursday through Sunday at Memorial Auditorium
Minnesota Legislature begins work to overhaul teacher licensing
Pipeline protest camp being evacuated, with Corps set to move in
Bravo for bus drivers: School Bus Driver Appreciation Day will be observed today
High school roundup: Falcons clinch Red Rock Conference
Swimming: Stingrays perform well at state meet
Girls basketball: Section girls basketball tournaments start soon
Girls basketball: Big plays by upperclassmen lead Trojans to win on Senior Night
Pitino finds lots of new friendly fans as team goes to 20-7
Bill to jumpstart Minnesota shrimp industry passes first committee stop
Elderly waiver program reform proposal makes progress
Column: A failure to communicate
Parenting Perspectives: Let your kids choose -- or pave -- their own paths
Developmentally disabled caregivers would receive raises under plan
Janit M. Rose
2012: Kusz appointed Nobles County Attorney
Column: Worthington’s first Shorty — A colorful life and a sad end
At 102, Eleanore Ebeling enjoys a sharp mind -- and daily exercise, too
You gotta have heart: Heart attack recovery sets new priorities for Murphy
Disheveled Theologian: Some thoughts on love in this Valentines week
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Meester 60th Anniversary
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Coyer 100th birthday
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2016-2017 Community and Visitor Guide
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September 24, 2015
Woman who lost son in war, then depressed husband finds help
WILLMAR — Greg Schmit had carefully mapped out a long list of projects that needed to be done this fall so that he and his wife, Kim, could...
September 24, 2015 - 9:27pm
August 20, 2015
MPCA seeks comments on proposed hog feedlot expansion in Nobles County
MARSHALL — A Nobles County hog producer wants to expand his feedlot in Grand Prairie Township. Curt Schilling proposes to expand his 2,400-head finishing facility by adding a second 2,400-head barn, for a total of 4,800 finishing hogs. As required by state rules, the Minnesota...
August 20, 2015 - 9:56pm
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July 8, 2015
Jackson celebrates music, art and community
JACKSON — Rhythm of the River Music Festival is kicking off on Friday with the country music of Lonesome Ron. But country isn’t the only genre that attendees will hear this weekend. One of the festival’s goals is “to expose festival goers to new music … and styles of...
July 8, 2015 - 8:47pm
June 25, 2015
Westbrook celebrates Fun Days with packed schedule
WESTBROOK — Westbrook Fun Days 2015 kicked off Thursday with a community barbecue and a bluegrass concert. Joan Jorgensen, a member of the Westbrook Women’s Club, helped plan some of the weekend activities. “Having all the people around is fun,” Jorgensen said. “The...
June 25, 2015 - 8:43pm
Raising the roof
WILMONT — The 2013 population of Wilmont is listed as 343, and all of them could fit inside the community’s VFW facility at one time. With...
June 25, 2015 - 8:41pm
June 24, 2015
Riverfest overcomes challenges
WINDOM — The Windom Riverfest kicks off today with the Windom Area Hospital Foundation Walking Taco Fundraiser. A change this year is a new venue. Instead of celebrating the festivities by the lake, they will be located around the Courthouse Square and Island Park. This change...
June 24, 2015 - 9:17pm
June 11, 2015
Lessons to be learned
CURRIE — End-O-Line Railroad Park will soon be offering a chance to travel back in time to the turn of the century. One-room schoolhouses...
June 11, 2015 - 8:14pm
This week’s ‘Flower Power’ winner named
WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Area Chamber of Commerce through the Community Improvement Committee is sponsoring a “Flower Power — Yard of the Week.” This week’s recipient is LaVonne Vosberg, 1974 Bay St. Anyone is eligible to nominate a residence or a business as a candidate...
June 11, 2015 - 8:00pm
June 7, 2015
Making the transition
WORTHINGTON — Two fixtures in the local health care community are teaming up to fill what they see as a void in services. Lakeside Prairie...
June 7, 2015 - 7:31pm
June 3, 2015
YMCA launches Strong Kids Campaign
WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Area YMCA has officially launched its annual Strong Kids community support campaign. Financial gifts to the Y will help the community advance programming and services that support youth development, healthy living and social responsibility. Gifts to...
June 3, 2015 - 9:02pm
June 2, 2015
Safe exchange site established
SIBLEY, Iowa — With the rise of online shopping, retailers have made millions off of the convenience of shopping from one’s living room....
June 2, 2015 - 9:29pm
May 17, 2015
Luverne hotel wins awards, strives to support community
LUVERNE — GrandStay Hotel and Suites in Luverne won two awards at the GrandStay Hospitality Conference in Apple Valley on May 5. Kullen...
May 17, 2015 - 4:54pm
May 13, 2015
SWMHP vies for $3 million grant
SLAYTON — The Southwest Minnesota Housing Partnership (SWMHP) is one of 21 organizations named as a finalist in the ArtPlace America Community Development Investments program, which promotes community development across the nation. From the 21 candidates, six will be chosen to...
May 13, 2015 - 8:12pm
May 11, 2015
Caring community supports newly reopened Ellsworth Cafe
ELLSWORTH — Not much usually goes on in this small community, but folks looking for a place to meet and mingle with the town’s residents...
May 11, 2015 - 9:52pm