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It takes a village: Ellsworth woman has Christmas display of more than 115 pieces
Video: Worthington Middle School's Festival of Music
Council makes mall moves; Oberloh, Wood give final remarks
Sibley-Ocheyedan Special Olympians give back to area shelter
A kazoo Christmas carol
Prep boys hockey: Worthington looks for better fortunes in 2015
Prep girls basketball: Worthington fends off Sioux Falls Roosevelt
Prep wrestling: Worthington takes 11th at Riot; Jackson County Central clinches fifth
Prep boys basketball: Murray County Central beats Pipestone Area in OT
Iowa prep wrestling: Sibley-Ocheyedan cleans up at Spencer
Column: Good riddance to the worst Congress ever
Column: Ethics training for Congress? Dream on
As others see it: The best gift -- get there safe
Column: Marco Rubio's fury over Cuba shift
Column: How to fight the lone wolf
Brett Alan Kuehl
Edna Van Roekel
Season's jottings: Newsroom staffers share Christmas memories
Column: If Worthington builds it, they sure would come
The pageantry of it all
Looking Back: 1964 - Armour helps Worthington hit employment high
HO, HO, HO: Koster has jolly time standing in for Santa
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Cubs grab No. 7 seed in Regionals, face No. 2 Wilmont Cardinals
WORTHINGTON -- With their first playoff series win in the last decade under their belts, the Worthington Cubs claimed the No. 7 seed in the Region 13C Amateur Baseball playoffs Monday and will face off with the No. 2 seed Wilmont Cardinals in a best-of-three series starting Wednesday....
July 22, 2013 - 10:35pm
July 21, 2013
Cubs knock off A's
WORTHINGTON -- For the first time since the 1990s, the Worthington Cubs have advanced to the Amateur Baseball Regionals with a 10-8 win over the Pipestone A's in Game 2 Saturday in Worthington. "It is exciting to be in the Regionals with the Cubs," Worthington coach Josh Wasmund said....
July 21, 2013 - 11:34pm
July 10, 2013
Amateur baseball: Infield hit wins it for Heron Lake
WINDOM -- An infield hit by Luke Henkels that bounced off the pitcher scored the winning run in the eighth inning Wednesday in an amateur baseball game in Windom. Heron Lake defeated the host Pirates, 6-5. Henkels had two hits in the game while teammate Alex Meyer was 2-for-4 with...
July 10, 2013 - 11:56pm
July 4, 2013
Blast from the Past: Burns family had huge sports impact on Heron Lake
It was the second month of the third season for the Minnesota Twins, JFK was in his third year as the 35th President of the United States, "Surfin'...
July 4, 2013 - 11:04pm
June 23, 2013
Amateur Baseball: Wilmont takes down Heron Lake, Jackson
WILMONT -- Adam Diekmann and Lucas Henning each pitched a complete game and combined for 12 strikeouts to lead the Wilmont Cardinals to a 5-0 win over the Heron Lake Lakers and a 5-0 win over the Jackson Bulls Sunday. Wilmont opened the scoring against Heron Lake in the third innings,...
June 23, 2013 - 10:40pm
June 4, 2013
Amateur Baseball: Lakers fall to Lamberton
LAMBERTON -- The Lamberton Long Sox's Dylan Bunting shut down the Heron Lake Lakers offense in a 10-3 win during a non-conference amateur baseball game Tuesday. The Long Sox took a 3-0 lead after two innings, but the Lakers scored two runs in the fourth to make it a one-run game....
June 4, 2013 - 11:16pm
May 29, 2013
Amateur Baseball: Buttermakers edge Cubs 2-1
WORTHINGTON -- The Hadley Buttermakers outlasted the Worthington Cubs in a 2-1 victory during an amateur baseball game Wednesday night. With the game scoreless through six innings, the Buttermakers put together a two-run top of the seventh to take a 2-0 lead. But the Cubs answered...
May 29, 2013 - 11:05pm
May 27, 2013
Amateur Baseball: Buttermakers, Lakers get wins
Hadley 8, Minneota 2 HADLEY -- Zach Bruns went seven innings giving up two unearned runs on four hits to lead the Hadley Buttermakers to an 8-2 win over the Minneota Mudhens during a Gopher League baseball game Monday. With the game tied at two in the Mudhens tied it up in the...
May 27, 2013 - 11:23pm
May 17, 2013
Sunday benefit will aid toddler with pre-leukemia
HERON LAKE -- Little Alexander Fest sat on his mother's lap Friday morning, a dimpled grin stretching across his face and a sparkle in his eyes. He clapped his hands and waved at his guest before being moved to the floor to play with some of his favorite toys. Like any other 10-month-old...
May 17, 2013 - 11:22pm
May 13, 2013
Amateur Baseball: Cubs outlast Mudhens in season opener
WORTHINGTON -- The Worthington Cubs won their amateur baseball season opener in an 11-9 victory over the Minneota Mudhens Sunday. "We hit really well as a team today," Worthington manager Josh Wasmund said. "We also played some fairly good defense." The Mudhens scored the first...
May 13, 2013 - 12:20am
May 6, 2013
Open House 3 to open doors this weekend
HERON LAKE -- Since she was a little girl, Jeanie Rasche has had a passion for creating interesting living spaces. On Saturday and Sunday, she will be turning her hobby into a business and opening the doors of Open House 3. "If you have something you're really passionate about,...
May 6, 2013 - 12:11am
May 5, 2013
Amateur Baseball: Lakers knock off Buttermakers
HERON LAKE -- Tony Jorgensen smacked a two-run double, and Ike Rogers went 2-for-4 with a pair of RBI doubles to help spark the Heron Lake Lakers to a season-opening 8-6 victory over the Hadley Buttermakers in an amateur baseball game Sunday afternoon at Laker Field. Eric Milbrath...
May 5, 2013 - 11:27pm
Red Cross assists in Heron Lake fire
WORTHINGTON -- A Thursday fire in a Heron Lake home temporarily displaced a family of five. Volunteers from the American Red Cross responded...
April 5, 2013 - 9:32pm
February 3, 2013
Expressway opens new location in Heron Lake
HERON LAKE -- Staples Enterprises Inc. opened its 15th store, located in Heron Lake, on Jan. 18. Staples Enterprises has branches in Jackson, Lakefield, Fairmont, Luverne and Westbrook, as well as locations as far away as Alden, Mankato, Marshall and Brandon, S.D. Brent Staples,...
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February 3, 2013 - 10:30pm
January 23, 2013
Heron Lake BioEnergy to be acquired by Guardian
HERON LAKE - Guardian Energy Heron Lake LLC has announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire the ethanol production assets from Heron Lake BioEnergy LLC, according to a press release issued Wednesday afternoon. The transaction, which also includes a 73 percent ownership interest...
January 23, 2013 - 10:11pm