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WHS grad named to state Young Women’s Initiative
Setting sail: WMS students create their own boats in 4-H STEM program
County authorizes sale of $9.5 million in road construction bond
Referendum to reinstate Iowa Beef Checkoff passes
Red Cross blood drive set for Dec. 21
WHS gymnastics: Trojans make big jump in gym
Prep hockey: Windom Area rallies past Worthington
Area prep basketball: Trojans tame Tigers 39-35
Prep wrestling: Trojans wrestlers beat Luverne, W/ML
Prep basketball: Tigers claw Trojans
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First Lutheran Church welcomes pastor Jeanette McCormick
First Lutheran Church welcomes pastor Jeanette McCormick
Disheveled Theologian: The Santa Boat
Looking Back: 1991 -- Wind chills up to 50-below close schools
Homemade granola easier, more affordable than you think
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August 24, 2015
Prep volleyball: Changes abound for area squads
First-year Westbrook-Walnut Grove co-head volleyball coach Mark Takle said there are a lot of unknowns in the Red Rock Conference opening the...
August 24, 2015 - 11:28pm
June 18, 2015
Iowa prep baseball: Sibley-Ocheyedan offense attacks
GEORGE, Iowa — It took Sibley-Ocheyedan a little while to find its rhythm at the plate, Wednesday. But once it did, George-Little Rock was...
June 18, 2015 - 12:08am
June 1, 2015
Iowa prep girls golf: Peters shoots 106 on Day 1 of state
AMES, Iowa — George-Little Rock’s Kassie Peters had an up and down 18-hole round on the first day of the Class 1A State Girls Golf Tournament at Ames Golf and Country Club Monday. The first nine holes went fairly well for the Mustangs senior. She hit a par 4 on the 315-foot long...
June 1, 2015 - 10:29pm
May 25, 2015
Iowa state track and field: Sibley-Ocheyedan makes noise in shuttle hurdle relay
DES MOINES, Iowa — Sibley-Ocheyedan showed that in both boys and girls competition it is among the elite when it comes to the shuttle hurdle...
May 25, 2015 - 10:03pm
May 18, 2015
Iowa girls regional golf: Sibley-Ocheyedan reaches finals
ORANGE CITY, Iowa — Sibley-Ocheyedan earned a second-place team score Monday at the Class 2A-Region 1A Tournament to clinch a spot in the Region 1 Final. The Generals carded a 421, putting them just six strokes behind tournament champion Unity Christian, which came in at 415. Sarah...
May 18, 2015 - 10:43pm
February 23, 2015
Iowa girls basketball: Central Lyon takes region crown; George-Little Rock falls short
SIOUX CITY, Iowa — Central Lyon got out to a bit of a sluggish start Monday in its Class 1A-Region 1 Championship game against Kingsley-Pierson....
February 23, 2015 - 11:42pm
February 21, 2015
Prep girls basketball: Southwest Minnesota Christian, Hills-Beaver Creek earn convincing wins
EDGERTON — Southwest Minnesota Christian improved to 20-3 Friday night as the Eagles rolled past the Ellsworth Panthers. Lexi Knutson scored 14 points with seven steals. Hope Veldkamp added 12 points and six steals. Mariah Talsma also scored 12. Savannah Tinklenberg grabbed eight...
February 21, 2015 - 12:19am
February 20, 2015
Iowa boys basketball playoffs: Harris-Lake Park, Central Lyon advance
HULL, Iowa — Harris-Lake Park led from start to finish as it took down Akron-Westfield 68-49 in the opening round of Class 2A District 2 playoffs. Jordan Kyle paced the Wolves with 25 points, seven rebounds, and five assists. Bret Sohn and Skylar Cudmore scored 13 and 12 points,...
February 20, 2015 - 12:23am
February 16, 2015
Iowa boys basketball playoffs: George-Little Rock grounds Eagles
GEORGE, Iowa — Jayden Mauldin said it wasn’t the team’s best performance. But during tournament time, the only thing that matters is advancing...
February 16, 2015 - 11:45pm
February 13, 2015
Prep boys basketball: Southwest Christian earns narrow overtime win over Hills-Beaver Creek
EDGERTON — In a Red Rock Conference overtime thriller, the Southwest Christian boys basketball outlasted Hills-Beaver Creek 80-77 on Friday night in Edgerton. Patriot Cooper Vaughn hit a buzzer-beating runner in the lane to force overtime at 70-70. Down three with seconds to go,...
February 13, 2015 - 11:18pm
February 12, 2015
Iowa prep girls basketball: Harris-Lake Park's season ends
LAKE PARK, Iowa — Harris-Lake Park’s season came to an end Thursday in the first round of the Class 1A-Region 2 playoffs. The Wolves were defeated by Clay Central-Everly 61-54 in a game that was in stark contrast to the first meeting between the two teams. That one ended in a...
February 12, 2015 - 11:06pm
February 11, 2015
Iowa prep wrestling: McIntire win sends Central Lyon/George-Little Rock to state
ROCK RAPIDS, Iowa — Central Lyon/George-Little Rock is headed to state. The Lions clinched a Class 2A State Tournament berth with a pair of wins in Tuesday’s regional round. They opened the night with a 48-30 victory over MOC-Floyd Valley before 145-pounder Colby McIntire played...
February 11, 2015 - 9:43pm
February 10, 2015
Prep boys basketball: Appel free throw wins it for Fulda
FULDA — It seems as if the Fulda Raiders’ boys basketball team has a flair for the dramatic. With one second left in the game, Fulda picked up its seventh win of the season over Ellsworth Tuesday night, 41-40. That win also marked Fulda’s fifth victory decided in the last minute. With...
February 10, 2015 - 11:25pm
Prep girls basketball: George-Little Rock routs Sibley-Ocheyedan
GEORGE, Iowa — George-Little Rock gave Sibley-Ocheyedan nothing in the way of offense Tuesday as the Siouxland Conference rivals closed out their regular season girls basketball schedules. The Mustangs never surrendered more than six points in a quarter on their way to a 56-21...
February 10, 2015 - 11:22pm
February 6, 2015
Prep boys basketball: Southwest Christian stops Edgerton; Kruse carries Ellsworth
EDGERTON — In a crosstown rivalry game, Southwest Christian took down Edgerton 72-48 on Southwest’s home court. The Eagles were paced by an impressive performance from Luke Nibbelink, who finished with 19 points, eight rebounds, seven assists, and five steals. Jacob Kreun added...
February 6, 2015 - 11:28pm