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One person dead in broadside crash
Melvin gets its first female mayor
GOP gubernatorial candidate Johnson pleased with poll numbers
District 518, HL-O team for 'Safe Routes' program
Segment of U.S. 75 re-opens
Prep football: Lovan, Worthington outrun Windom Area
Prep football: Marshall rips JCC; Pipestone Area, Luverne prevail
College volleyball: Minnesota West has fun, beats Western
Prep volleyball: Marshall beats Jackson County Central in bout of top-ranked squads
Girls soccer: Trojans win on late Castillo goal
Column: Candidate Clinton then and now
Column: High school welcomes new mobile technology for students, teachers
Column: Republicans saddle their warhorses
Column: Mark Sanford's ongoing battle with himself
Column: Clean water proposal aims to help farmers
Leonard J. Garms
Dick Vander Veen
Burdell Allen Jacobsma
Yvonne M. (Rambeck) Hodnefield
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
Religion briefs: Sept. 18
Looking Back: 1939 - Kiwanis Club offers Scout cabin
Column: Bigelow "holds the region's trophy for street names"
Out and About
Births: Sept. 20, 2014
Boots 80th birthday
Swanson 90th birthday
DeVries 90th birthday
Data: Sept. 20, 2014
Regular School Board Minutes
Public Notice of Proposed Communication Tower Construction
Data: Sept. 18, 2014
Data: Sept. 17, 2014
August 27, 2014
Rockin’ 65 Roses
SLAYTON — Want to have a rockin’ good time for a great cause? The Einck family is hosting a benefit for the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation from 3 p.m. to midnight Saturday at the Grain Exchange. The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation became near and dear to the family after the Eincks’...
August 27, 2014 - 8:20pm
April 1, 2014
Book signing event is Saturday
SLAYTON — A Marshall author will visit Slayton on Saturday to sign copies of her book about a life-changing journey she and her husband have shared with their daughter. Sonja Van Leeuwe, a Marshall resident, will be sharing “A Balloon in the Snowstorm,” the story of daughter...
April 1, 2014 - 9:25pm
March 13, 2014
Officials develop response plan for ag emergencies
WORTHINGTON — Agriculture industry professionals from more than a dozen counties across southern Minnesota connected via video conference Thursday to discuss response plans in the event of an animal disease emergency. The diversity of Minnesota agriculture increases the potential...
March 13, 2014 - 8:59pm
March 29, 2012
Conference speaker says food wrongly associated with disease
WORTHINGTON -- When people say there's an increased risk of heart disease or cancer by consuming animal food products, Iowa State University animal science associate professor Lance Baumgard wants them to know that risk is a relative term. To prove his point, Baumgard spoke of a...
March 29, 2012 - 9:10pm
May 23, 2011
Capitol notebook: Bill passes to give rare disease publicity
ST. PAUL -- A bill written to raise awareness of a rare disease that killed a southwest Minnesota boy is headed to the governor. On the last day of the Legislature's regular session, the Minnesota House voted 129-1 Monday in favor of creating Mitochondrial Disease Awareness Week...
May 23, 2011 - 7:19pm
December 6, 2010
Caregiver support offered locally for memory care
WORTHINGTON -- Nobles County RSVP has spent years accumulating its list of senior volunteers and matching them with community service projects, but as the needs of its volunteers grows and changes, so too is RSVP. Joanne Bartosh, who serves as Nobles County's RSVP coordinator, has...
December 6, 2010 - 10:01pm
October 28, 2010
County develops plans for disasters
WORTHINGTON -- Officials with the Minnesota Department of Agriculture and the Board of Animal Health were in Worthington Thursday to conduct...
October 28, 2010 - 9:35pm
July 1, 2010
Family raises awareness for rare disease
LAKEFIELD -- Leo Chapman-Nesseth -- a brave, sweet-tempered baby with inquisitive blue eyes and a smile that almost couldn't fit on his face --celebrated just one birthday before a rare genetic disorder claimed his life June 9. He spent it at the Minnesota Zoo wearing a home-made...
July 1, 2010 - 9:49pm
May 20, 2010
Disease hits local ash trees
WORTHINGTON -- Ash trees across the city and throughout the area continue to drop their leaves as a result of a fungal disease sparked by recent...
May 20, 2010 - 7:27pm
September 15, 2008
Pet store closes due to dog disease
GRAND FORKS, N.D. - A highly infectious disease that could kill puppies and older dogs has forced a Grand Forks pet store to temporarily shutter its doors. Nancy Beneda, the owner of Pets by Nancy on South Washington Street, told the Herald on Friday that she'll reopen when she can...
September 15, 2008 - 9:05am
April 18, 2008
Area farmers have more incentive to use pesticides this year
FARGO - Area farmers will show less mercy than usual to pests in their fields this spring and summer. Record high prices for their crops give more economic incentive to use chemicals that fight weeds, insects and crop disease. "Producers will no longer be reluctant to apply relatively...
April 18, 2008 - 12:00am