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Police officer, 3 others killed in Wisconsin shootings
Conference to highlight new technologies, opportunities
Burglars swipe $30K in tools from Minnesota school’s auto shop, principal's car
WHS BPA individuals qualify for state conference
WHS receives $10,000 Super School Breakfast grant
Injured Lavine, his upbeat attitude still part of Timberwolves
Minnesota-born Lundquist chose broadcasting over the ministry 50-plus years ago
State boys basketball: Annandale's late push dashes JCC's title hopes
Phil Hughes recalls visiting pitching guru Tom House
Hanzal's first Wild goal part of memorable family reunion
Letter: District 518 board ‘out of sync’ with most of community
Column: Protecting firefighters' health
Hoops on Hops: Delve into the wide range of beer books
Column: District 518 progressing well with online testing
Column: Trump deals his base a double-whammy
Dolores C. Berning
Marvin "Pat" Schettler
Dorothy M. Buys
Geraldine "Gerry" (Hansen) Christensen
William J. Wintz
Looking Back: 1992 -- Proposed hospital expansion plan advances
Cleaning up for colon health: Timmerman plays it safe
Monopoly kicks three classic pieces out of board game
Disheveled Theologian: Performance review: A few thoughts during Lent, week 3
Luverne connected to Lewis & Clark one year ago this week
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Ostrem 80th birthday
Doppenberg 80th birthday
Wagley 100th birthday
Johnson 90th birthday
Goettsch 65h anniversary
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February 13, 2017
Crews work to seal California spillway that forced evacuations
OROVILLE, Calif.—Residents below the tallest dam in the United States near Oroville in Northern California were ordered to evacuate immediately...
February 13, 2017 - 8:15am
June 22, 2016
DNR opts not to replace dam at Blue Mound State Park
LUVERNE -- The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources announced Wednesday it will not replace the dam in Blue Mounds State Park that suffered...
June 22, 2016 - 9:59pm
December 8, 2015
Blue Mounds dam in question: Minnesota DNR decision expected later this month
LUVERNE — Nearly a year and a half ago flood waters in Rock County wiped out a portion of a historic dam inside Blue Mounds State Park, draining...
December 8, 2015 - 9:34pm
March 22, 2015
Ready for their breakthrough
ST. PAUL — Here come the barges, St. Paul. Navigation season on the upper Mississippi River could begin as soon as next week, once ice melts...
March 22, 2015 - 8:26pm
January 7, 2015
Blue Mounds State Park repairs in limbo
LUVERNE — When the Blue Mounds State Park discovered E. coli bacteria in its well and only water source for the park just before Memorial Day...
January 7, 2015 - 9:17pm
July 14, 2014
Blue Mounds State Park reopens
LUVERNE — One month after torrential rains flooded Mound Creek and compromised a 1930s-era dam that practically emptied the man-made recreational...
July 14, 2014 - 10:43pm
February 8, 2012
Changes planned for Lake Ocheda dam
WORTHINGTON -- A request by the Okabena-Ocheda Watershed District to install fish barriers in all 10 bays of the dam on Lake Ocheda may lead...
February 8, 2012 - 8:56pm
July 20, 2011
Windom council proceeds with dam plans
WINDOM -- After almost four years of weighing its options and working with various parties, Windom's city council decided at its Tuesday meeting to resume plans for the Des Moines River dam. In 2007, water from the river began flowing around the dam which eventually led to a breach...
July 20, 2011 - 8:36pm
March 1, 2011
Council discusses fate of Windom's Des Moines dam
WORTHINGTON -- For nearly four years the Des Moines River dam in Windom has been inoperable. It appears the dam will remain inoperable for the...
March 1, 2011 - 10:32pm
August 24, 2010
Water over the dam
Brian Korthals/Daily Globe Water over the dam Water trickles over the Blue Mounds State Park dam onto the Sioux quartzite below Tuesday afternoon...
August 24, 2010 - 8:44pm
May 18, 2010
Luverne dam project may cost more than anticipated
LUVERNE -- Improvements to the Rock River dam are estimated to cost approximately $90,000 more than the anticipated cost-share dollars available, according to Luverne City Administrator John Call. He presented the information to members of the Luverne City Council during a work session...
May 18, 2010 - 9:03pm
March 17, 2010
Warm weather comes at a cost
Brian Korthals/Daily Globe Warm weather comes at a cost Water runs over the top the dam and out of its banks in many areas of the Rock River...
March 17, 2010 - 12:00am
January 27, 2010
Soybean producers follow crops' path down the Mighty Mississippi
NEW ORLEANS, La.
January 27, 2010 - 12:00am
November 6, 2008
Brief: Council has two dam options
WINDOM -- Council members may select a final proposal on the Windom dam project Nov. 18. Last month, the city solicited feedback from residents regarding the fate of the dam, which has been structurally compromised for more than a year. A feasibility study was conducted to narrow...
November 6, 2008 - 12:00am
October 30, 2008
Brief: Meeting planned on Windom dam
WINDOM -- Windom area residents will have a chance to give feedback regarding the fate of the Des Moines River dam that broke more than a year ago. The city council will host the second public meeting on the topic at 7 p.m. Monday at Windom City Hall.
October 30, 2008 - 12:00am