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UPDATE: 20 injured after oil refinery explosion near Duluth
Central Minnesota boy dies month after crash with semi-truck
Scheel appears on first-degree murder charges in slaying of grandparents
Major pushback against Line 3 recommendation
Data: April 26, 2018
Thibodeau 'proud' of Timberwolves' progress
Sabathia liked what he heard from Twins
NFL Draft: Vikings' GM Rick Spielman open, as always, to trading for additional picks
Sano hits home run in Twins 7-4 loss to Yankees
College women's athletics: Lady Jays sign four new players
New Mall of America movie theater to offer food options
Worthington retailers jump into internet sales tax debate
Big farm insolvency plays out in state court
Lange’s Cafe ends 24-hour service after 62 years
Bingham Lake family business up for sale after 89 years
Place a Business Announcement
Letter: Time to get tough on confinement buildings
Letter: Historical society thankful for support at meeting
1963 Impala was beautiful, but it fell apart
Time to respond to reader feedback
Letter: Looking out for farmers' best interests
Allan James Ritter
Arlene Mina Johansen
Minnesotans could have been exposed to measles in Winona and Albert Lea, officials say
Wild Mushroom Crostini recipe can be tailored to occasion
When it comes to wine, what are tannins?
STDs rising in Minnesota
COMMENTARY: Why we won't take a break from learning
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85 Birthday Card Shower
Virg & Marge
Shirley (Mayer) Klosterman
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
City of Worthington planning commission notice of public hearing
Data: Nov. 27, 2017
July 11, 2016
Data: July 12, 2016
Accidents KINBRAE -- The Nobles County Sheriff’s Office investigated a crash reported at 5:04 p.m. Sunday from Nobles County 18, one mile west of Kinbrae. WORTHINGTON -- The Nobles County Sheriff’s Office investigated a crash with injuries reported at 6:28 p.m. Sunday from the...
July 11, 2016 - 9:27pm
January 28, 2016
Southwest Minnesota counties see continued expansion in cattle, hog facilities
LUVERNE — Whether looking to put grain into livestock or save money on fertilizer by spreading manure, farmers in southwest Minnesota are investing...
January 28, 2016 - 10:04pm
No news in Cottonwood County homicide
WINDOM — Cottonwood County Sheriff Jason Purrington reported Tuesday that the department is still investigating the death of Travis Stanly Svalland, 43, of Windom. “(There is) no new news to give,” Purrington said. “It is still under investigation, but (there) are no changes...
October 28, 2015 - 8:46am
October 14, 2015
Cottonwood County teen arrested for terroristic threats
FAIRMONT — The Fairmont Police Department has announced that officers arrested a 17-year-old Cottonwood County male on a charge of terroristic...
October 14, 2015 - 8:44am
October 9, 2015
Cottonwood County Sheriff needs help in homicide case
WINDOM -- The Cottonwood County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s assistance as it investigates a homicide in rural Cottonwood County. At approximately 3:38 p.m. Wednesday, Cottonwood County Sheriff’s deputies responded to a report of a deceased male at 46306 Cottonwood...
October 9, 2015 - 10:33pm
August 6, 2015
Doing the homework: Cottonwood County looks to establish public works department
WINDOM — Cottonwood County commissioners recently met to examine and discuss the possibility of creating a public works department. Currently the highway, park and landfill departments work independently. Establishing a public works department would allow all of the departments...
August 6, 2015 - 8:42pm
July 26, 2015
Two dead in Cottonwood County crash
MOUNTAIN LAKE — A 54-year-old Jackson resident and 47-year old Bloomington resident died Sunday afternoon in a two-vehicle crash at the intersection of Minnesota 30 and Cottonwood County 1. The names of the deceased had not been released as of Sunday evening. A 2008 Chevy Silverado...
July 26, 2015 - 9:20pm
March 15, 2015
Data: March 16, 2015
Accidents WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Police Department investigated a crash reported at 2 p.m. Saturday from the 200 block of 11th Avenue. WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Police Department investigated a crash reported at 5:50 p.m. Saturday from Walmart. WORTHINGTON — The...
March 15, 2015 - 8:49pm
March 13, 2015
Four Cottonwood County female writers to be featured at March 22 event
WINDOM — The Cottonwood County Historical Society is once again partnering with the Friends of the Windom Library to bring back the Celebrating Cottonwood County Women Authors event. The program will be hosted from 2 to 4 p.m. March 22 at the Cottonwood County Historical Society,...
March 13, 2015 - 9:57pm
January 7, 2015
Blizzard Watch in effect from Thursday afternoon through Thursday evening
A Wind Chill Advisory remains in effect until 6 a.m. CST Thursday. A Blizzard Watch remains in effect form Thursday afternoon through Thursday evening. For the wind chill warning and advisory... * Wind Chill Values -- Wind chill values will average 20 below to 30 below zero...
January 7, 2015 - 12:07pm
November 21, 2014
Family caregivers important part of aging process
LUVERNE — Whether you check in on an elderly neighbor each day or provide care for an aging parent or spouse, the role of a caregiver is extremely important in keeping people in their own home for as long as possible. During National Family Caregivers Month in November, the...
November 21, 2014 - 9:53pm
November 5, 2014
Cottonwood County election results
FEDERAL U.S. Senator Steve Carlson, 158; Mike McFadden, 2079; Al Franken, 1980; Heather Johnson, 86 U.S. Representative District 1 Jim Hagedorn, 813; Tim Walz, 587 District 7 Torrey Westrom, 1320; Collin C.
November 5, 2014 - 2:20pm
October 17, 2014
Data: Oct. 18. 2014
Accidents MOUNTAIN LAKE — The Minnesota State Patrol responded to a one-vehicle rollover at 11:51 a.m. Friday on Minnesota 30 at mile marker 76. The 2005 Chevy Classic driven by an unidentified female, 17, was traveling westbound on Minnesota 30. The driver lost control of the...
October 17, 2014 - 9:50pm
October 14, 2014
Candidates seek Cottonwood County seats
Editor’s note: The following are written responses to questions posed to the candidates; they are published in the form they are received and not edited. Tom Appel Office sought: Cottonwood County Commissioner District 5 Occupation: Agricultural education & science instructor How...
October 14, 2014 - 8:29pm
September 9, 2014
Cottonwood County Historical Society to host events
WINDOM — Next week will be a busy one for the Cottonwood County Historical Society, as the organization has three events planned between Sunday and Sept. 17. The Cottonwood County Historical Society invites everyone to attend the opening reception of the exhibit “Rural Images”...
September 9, 2014 - 8:31pm