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Three dead, another injured in shooting inside Minneapolis apartment
Community comes together to help kids in Haiti
Noxious weed on state’s eradication list found in Nobles County
Amato to speak Oct. 9 at Murray County Historical Society annual meeting
Hobie Wave Midwest Regional Regatta begins today on Lake Okabena
College football: Bluejays hope to slow down Fergus Falls' top-ranked passing attack
Soccer: WHS boys shut out Jordan, girls shut out by Jordan
Area prep volleyball roundup
Girls tennis: Trojans tennis tops MACCRAY
Scott Rall: Why you feed them all year long
Column: Trump -- too much of a wacko bird to be an albatross
Letter: Crossing at middle school must be made safer
Letter: “It’s time for Trump”? Not so much
Column: Sniffles and The Cyber go to town
Column: I'm not done yet -- a tribute to a friend
Nellie Lois Bruns
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Art exhibit opening is Sunday
Looking Back: 1966 -- Luverne man awarded bronze star for ‘heroic achievement’
Truesdell is new pastor at American Reformed Church
Bosmas add barn quilt to their northwest Iowa property
Column: Shaking Up the Sanctuary
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Rehborg 50th annivwrsary
Benson 55th anniversary
Bakker 50th anniversary
Data: Sept. 30, 2016
Review and comment on the school construction proposal
Notice of informal probate Carl Edward Smid
Data: Sept. 29, 2016
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June 16, 2016
Mountain Lake gears up for 82nd Pow Wow
MOUNTAIN LAKE — Five days of festivities get underway today as Mountain Lake celebrates its 82nd Pow Wow. The first event on the schedule is the Miss and Little Miss Mountain Lake Pageant, set for 7 p.m. in the high school auditorium. The first clue will also be given today in the...
June 16, 2016 - 8:28pm
Cardboard boat races highlight of Lake Wilson festival
LAKE WILSON — Can a boat made out of cardboard float? Attendees at the fourth annual Lake Wilson Town & Country Days will find out the answer to that question on Saturday. If you think you can build a seaworthy structure from cardboard, registration for Town & Country Days...
June 16, 2016 - 8:27pm
June 15, 2016
Rock Rapids hosts Heritage Days this weekend
ROCK RAPIDS, Iowa — A medallion hunt is already under way today in conjunction with Rock Rapids Heritage Days celebration, but the festival gets into full swing Friday. Here is the schedule of events: Friday 7 to 9 a.m., Dad’s Belgian Waffle Feed breakfast, Forster Community...
June 15, 2016 - 9:22pm
Fulda Wood Duck Festival honors fire department’s 125 years of service
FULDA — What happens when a carnival backs out one week before a community’s annual celebration? Well, in Fulda it means an onslaught of volunteers coming to the rescue to plan hometown carnival games in a pinch. Fulda Area Community Club member Dan Uttech said they have everything...
June 15, 2016 - 9:21pm
June 12, 2016
Cool times on scorching days: Child’s play, classic music and festival atmosphere reign at Regatta
WORTHINGTON — It wasn’t just child’s play, but the weekend Worthington Windsurfing Regatta and Music Festival offered a wonderland of activities,...
June 12, 2016 - 8:21pm
June 1, 2016
Bison mascots welcome visitors to Luverne for Buffalo Days celebration
8 a.m. Wednesday UPDATE: Kick the Can Triathlon organizer Dave Duffy has cancelled the triathlon relay planned for Saturday. All other events...
June 1, 2016 - 8:20am
May 30, 2016
Sibley summer festival starts Thursday
SIBLEY, Iowa — Rain and thunder ruined many outdoor plans this past weekend, but members of the Sibley Chamber of Commerce hope their four-day festival, “Good Ole Summertime,” will bring out the sun. The event kicks off at 6 p.m. Thursday with a beach party for seventh- and...
May 30, 2016 - 8:34pm
April 27, 2016
WHS band awards seniors, places high at jazz festival
WORTHINGTON — In an April 11 appearance at the Region 2AA Jazz Festival in Chanhassen, the Worthington High School (WHS) Trojan Jazz Band earned...
April 27, 2016 - 8:48pm
March 24, 2016
Have you got talent?
WORTHINGTON — Although July’s International Festival is still several months away, the committee is searching for new talent to express themselves...
March 24, 2016 - 8:44pm
March 6, 2016
Musically motivated: 101 fifth-graders to perform at festival Tuesday
WORTHINGTON — One hundred and one: That’s how many Worthington Middle School (WMS) fifth-graders will be tooting their own horns (and numerous...
March 6, 2016 - 7:21pm
January 18, 2016
Snowkiting coming to Winterfest
WORTHINGTON — What do you get when you combine windsurfing, snowboarding and kite-flying? A high-intensity activity with spectator appeal and unique character: snowkiting. “Snowkiting is the winter version of windsurfing — lots of windsurfers get kites out in the winter. Since...
January 18, 2016 - 7:53pm
January 5, 2016
Kat Perkins coming to Worthington: NBC’s ‘The Voice’ semifinalist to perform at music festival in June
WORTHINGTON — Kat Perkins, a semifinalist on NBC’s “The Voice,” will perform as the headliner June 10 at the Worthington Windsurfing...
January 5, 2016 - 8:08pm
December 21, 2015
Oromo people to celebrate New Year on Saturday: Public invited to share in cultural event
WORTHINGTON — Natives of Oromia now living in southwest Minnesota, northwest Iowa and eastern South Dakota will gather in Worthington Saturday...
December 21, 2015 - 8:58pm
September 27, 2015
Marching to the beat: Luverne hosts 65th Annual Tri-State Marching Band Festival
LUVERNE — The Tri-State Marching Band Festival is the oldest marching band festival in the United States. If you ask Dave Nelson, he’ll say...
September 27, 2015 - 8:34pm
September 24, 2015
Rock River Pumpkin Festival back for another year
EDGERTON — Southwest Minnesota Christian High School will host the Seventh Annual Rock River Pumpkin Festival Saturday. Denise DeKam, a pumpkin festival committee member, said the festival has been growing in size and popularity over the past seven years. “We keep adding variety...
September 24, 2015 - 9:29pm