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February 29, 2016
Section 3A south girls basketball: Red Rock Central freshmen help secure win
WORTHINGTON — Stellar performances off the bench from freshmen Haley Simonson and Kaitlyn Rindfleisch helped second-seeded Red Rock Central...
February 29, 2016 - 12:46am
February 23, 2016
Winter appointed to committee to advise MPCA
ST. PAUL — Gov. Mark Dayton announced Tuesday the appointment of eight members to the Governor’s Committee to Advise the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency. Dayton took executive action to create the committee in August 2015 to ensure citizen engagement in environmental regulatory...
February 23, 2016 - 9:37pm
February 22, 2016
Section 3A south boys basketball: Hills-Beaver Creek, Murray County Central move on
WINDOM — Turnovers were key to the Hills-Beaver Creek Patriots’ 61-53 victory over the Red Rock Central Falcons in the quarterfinals of the...
February 22, 2016 - 12:05am
February 19, 2016
Prep girls basketball: Adrian comes back for OT win; Red Rock Central drops third straight
ADRIAN — Adrian won by the skin of its teeth in overtime Friday night. Down by 16 with 10 minutes remaining, the Dragons battled back to pull off the 72-69 victory over the Fulda Raiders. With just 14 seconds remaining in overtime, Jodi Bents sunk a clutch three to give the Dragons...
February 19, 2016 - 11:52pm
February 18, 2016
Prep boys basketball: Jackson County Central matches record; MLA, Adrian, Fulda advance
WASECA — They say history repeats itself. For the Jackson County Central boys basketball team, that’s certainly the case. A year after setting the school record with 19 wins, the Huskies tied that mark Thursday with an 81-64 victory over Waseca. In a game that saw the teams...
February 18, 2016 - 11:48pm
February 16, 2016
Prep boys basketball: Worthington drops fifth straight; Windom Area wins thriller
BLUE EARTH — The Worthington High School boys basketball team lost its fifth straight Monday night in a 57-42 loss to host Blue Earth Area, and for the second game in a row the offense struggled. Three games ago the Trojans hoped they’d turned a corner in a 78-76 loss on the road...
February 16, 2016 - 12:03am
February 11, 2016
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Accident ROCK RAPIDS, Iowa — The Lyon County Sheriff’s Office responded to a two-vehicle crash at 2 p.m. Wednesday on U.S. 75, at the intersection of 180th Street, two miles south of Rock Rapids. Angela Lanz, 25, of Madison, S.D., was driving a 2005 Kia Sedona eastbound on 180th...
February 11, 2016 - 8:27pm
February 10, 2016
Prep girls basketball: Worthington knocks off Jackson County Central; Marshall nips Pipestone Area
JACKSON — Worthington picked up the season sweep over rival Jackson County Central Tuesday by doing a little bit of everything. The Trojan defense was lights-out in the first half as the Huskies managed just 11 points. They got a little more going in the second, but WHS added 39...
February 10, 2016 - 12:12am
Prep boys basketball: Heron Lake-Okabena bests Ellsworth; Behrends leads Jackson County Central
OKABENA — A sparkling 21-point performance from senior Travis Behrends lifted Heron Lake-Okabena to a 58-53 victory over Ellsworth in a Red Rock Conference boys basketball clash which was closely-contested all the way. The Wildcats (3-18 overall, 3-11 in the conference) earned a...
February 10, 2016 - 12:07am
February 7, 2016
Prep girls basketball: Pipestone Area gets conference win; Tracy-Milroy-Balaton takes second loss
JACKSON — Shooting 47 percent from the field, Pipestone Area defeated Jackson County Central by a comfortable margin in a Big South Conference clash. Rachel Skyberg scored 18 points, Alexis Evans had 12 and Morgyn Carson 10 for the Arrows, who moved their season record to 17-1....
February 7, 2016 - 11:28pm
Prep boys basketball: Fulda falls; Jackson County Central bests Pipestone Area
FULDA — Minneota utilized a huge second half offensively to pull away from Fulda late. The Vikings managed to hand the Raiders a 75-59 nonconference loss. Leighton Gehl was on fire from 3-point land in the first half. The sophomore guard drained five 3-pointers for 15 points. However,...
February 7, 2016 - 11:24pm
February 1, 2016
Prep girls basketball: Sibley-Ocheyedan wins border battle; Southwest Minnesota Christian rolls
ELLSWORTH — Turnovers plagued the Ellsworth Panther offense Saturday night. Sibley-Ocheyedan forced 19 Ellsworth turnovers while the Generals only committed 13, paving the way to a 60-55 victory. S-O had three players reach double digits in the scoring column. Megan Grimes led all...
February 1, 2016 - 12:06am
Prep boys basketball: Murray County Central wins OT thriller at Windom Area
SLAYTON — In a close battle all that needed overtime to be decided, Murray County Central clipped Windom Saturday night. The Eagles hit a 3-pointer in the final moments of regulation to send the game to overtime. However, one made free throw by junior Cole Bassett with 5.9 seconds...
February 1, 2016 - 12:03am
January 27, 2016
Prep girls basketball: Close matchups dot area landscape
WINDOM — The Jackson County Central Huskies stole the 46-45 win from the Windom Area Eagles in a matchup that came down to the final seconds. The Eagles put up a shot as the clock was winding down, but they came up short. Jayni Anderson led the winning offense scoring 14 points...
January 27, 2016 - 12:22am
January 24, 2016
Prep girls basketball: Ellsworth wins third straight; Pipestone Area tops Fairmont
WESTBROOK — The Ellsworth Panthers overcame a first-half deficit from the Westbrook-Walnut Grove Chargers to pull away in the second and take their third straight win, 52-45. In the opening minutes of the game, the Chargers surged ahead to create a 25-10 lead. Ellsworth was able...
January 24, 2016 - 9:09pm