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Officials: Diversion Authority close to agreement with DNR before contact was cut
Hemme farm carries on family tradition
Ennengas hold happy memories of family, work on century farm
Heidebrinks: ‘Farming was a good life for us’
Doherty family calls Magnolia site home for 107 years
Red Lake fishing trip offers mixed bag of fish from shore on the Red Lake River
Ailing Sano out for second day
Jets draft Samberg in second round
Will this be the year the Wolves match the hype?
Thibodeau can't hold back his joy
Forget multi-tasking. Here's how to monotask like a boss
Column: How can we lift the tension between law enforcement and motorists of color?
Faith Conversations: Wife moving forward after sudden death ministry partner
Column: 4-H speaking inspires, prompts memories of grandfather
Why do squirrels strip tree bark?
Marie H. Muck
Column: Slip away to a luxury weekend at your Hotel Thompson
Disheveled Theologian: Treasure hunting
Looking Back: 1967 -- 1923 WHS graduate speaks at 100th Carleton commencement
Column: What became of those magic pills that cut fuel costs in half?
WHS 70th reunion
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Munns 70th anniversary
Hoefker 60th anniversary
Abrahamson 50th anniversary
Luitjens 25th anniversary
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September 30, 2015
Envisioning the future: Local residents discuss potential options for armory building
WORTHINGTON — Following a tour and public meeting Tuesday night, the future for the armory building looks bright. Citizens gathered to...
September 30, 2015 - 2:10pm
September 16, 2015
Refugee or migrant? Here’s a primer
MINNEAPOLIS — Minnesota has a long history of resettlement of refugees, dating back to World War II, according to the Minnesota Department of Human Services. Now, tens of thousands of people from the Middle East and Africa are seeking safety in Europe at great risk. Many of them...
September 16, 2015 - 9:07pm
September 7, 2015
Renovations to begin soon: Fundraising campaign yields more than $900,000 for Rock County Historical Society
LUVERNE — While it may look like just a shell of a building now, as Betty Mann walks through the former Herman Motors Building in downtown...
September 7, 2015 - 9:41pm
August 27, 2015
Letter: Work continuing on research of old schools
By Rural Schools Heritage Preservation Committee -- Sandy Wood, Paul Hoffman, Roger Zarn, Pat Demuth, Jerry Fiola On behalf of the Nobles County Historical Society, we would like to express appreciation for the people who stopped by our Nobles County Fair booth to assist us with...
August 27, 2015 - 2:54pm
August 11, 2015
Letter: Rural school project remains ongoing
By Rural Schools Preservation Project Committee: Sandy Wood, Paul Hoffman, Roger Zarn, Pat Demuth, Jerry Fiola It all started last year at the county fair. Hundreds of fairgoers stopped by the Nobles County Historical Society’s booth to help identify some unknown rural schoolhouses....
August 11, 2015 - 7:38pm
August 10, 2015
Getting schooled at the fair
WORTHINGTON — Not knowing what to expect, a group of history-minded individuals set out on a quest one year ago to gather as much information...
August 10, 2015 - 9:47pm
August 7, 2015
Bigelow elevator demolished
A piece of history came tumbling down Friday in Bigelow as crews worked to demolish the 1970s-era Bigelow Farmers Elevator. The top of the 550,000-bushel...
August 7, 2015 - 9:20pm
Castle Rocks: Pillars verified as having come from 1888 school building
WORTHINGTON — Bob Benson doesn’t know the details, but somehow he remembered being told that the two ornately carved stones that have been...
August 7, 2015 - 8:51pm
August 4, 2015
Blast from the Past: Koopman, Grothe pitch Rockets into 1965 finals
SLAYTON — As the United States continued to escalate its involvement in the Vietnam War and the Minnesota Twins stretched their lead in the 10-team American League, a pair of Windom area farmers were traveling across the Atlantic Ocean for a 21-day African Safari. That’s right....
August 4, 2015 - 8:43pm
August 2, 2015
The honest truth: Pioneer Village to play host to President Lincoln
WORTHINGTON — Abe is coming to town, honest! At 7 p.m. next Monday, in the Pioneer Village Big Barn, President Abraham Lincoln will make...
August 2, 2015 - 8:42pm
July 31, 2015
The man who fell to earth: Adventurist crashed into area cornfield in 1966
Forty-nine years ago, a man fell from the sky and landed in a cornfield in Lakefield. He was rushed to the hospital in Worthington, where he...
July 31, 2015 - 9:45pm
July 28, 2015
Blast from the Past: Twins lead American League, Cubs advance in 1965 amateur playoffs
WORTHINGTON — Monday evening, the seedings and pairings for the 2015 Region 13C amateur baseball playoffs were announced. The six area teams — Hadley, Wilmont, Milroy, Heron Lake, Lakefield and Jackson — who won last week’s best-of-three series between teams from the First...
July 28, 2015 - 9:24pm
July 26, 2015
New Vietnam exhibit at Minnesota Military Museum shows conflict through veterans' memories
LITTLE FALLS —— A new exhibit at the Minnesota Military Museum shares the memories and feelings from participants in America’s most divisive...
July 26, 2015 - 9:16pm
July 21, 2015
Letter: It's foolish to erase our history
By Eugene Stene, Alpha Four past presidents — Washington, Jefferson, Lincoln and Theodore Roosevelt — are carved in a big mountain in South Dakota. Two or more of these past presidents owned slaves. When should Mt. Rushmore be destroyed?
July 21, 2015 - 8:32am
July 19, 2015
Laura Ingalls Wilder Pageant showcases community then and now
WALNUT GROVE — When the sun goes down and darkness falls over the outdoor amphitheater, the past is illuminated through the eyes of Laura Ingalls...
July 19, 2015 - 7:48pm