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Anglers rescued after falling through ice on northern Minnesota lakes
WPD gets grants for new equipment
Aida Simon recognized for saving life of 4-year-old
District 518 board members discuss master plan options
Minn. Republicans' cuts to health, human services include shifts into next fiscal year
Twins coach tries to help Sano take the next step
Twins' Grossman says he'll be ready by Opening Day
Peterson says he's in 'no rush' to latch onto another NFL team
Wild's slump can be blamed on just about everyone
ND native who once made 2,750 free throws in a row dies at 94
Column: Thanks to Minnesota farmers, we’re making great progress on new buffer requirement
Letter: Trump far from alone on climate change views
Farmers leading progress on buffer requirement
Pinke: Rally around rural communities
Positively Beautiful: Health and wellness trends popping up everywhere
Thomas "Tom" Skidmore
Donald Eugene Svoboda
David C. Larson
Carolyn Kay Feste Azad
Donald E. Svoboda
Church’s Lenten theme gets people thinking
Daughters often get first tanning salon experience with mom
Column: Your not-average people have great things going for them
Remarkable recovery: A combined 14 surgeries later, Bart and Sherry DeBoer share tale of crash with suspected drunk driver
Disheveled Theologian: Forsaken -- A few thoughts during Lent, week 4
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Talsma 100th birthday
McNab 95th birthday
Liepold 90th birthday
Reitmeier 85th birthday
Nau 50th anniversary
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January 6, 2017
Grandin to speak at 13th annual Lakes Health Conference
OKOBOJI, Iowa — World-renowned autism expert, lecturer, author and professor of animal science Temple Grandin will speak about autism and her life as one of the world’s most accomplished adults with autism at the 13th Annual Lakes Health Conference this year. The conference will...
January 6, 2017 - 9:12pm
January 3, 2017
Nature Tots program offered Jan. 11
OKOBOJI, Iowa — Humans don’t hibernate, so it’s time to get out of the house. Bring your toddler, ages 2-5, to the next Nature Tots Jan. 11 at the Dickinson County Nature Center in Okoboji and go for a wintertime walk.
January 3, 2017 - 9:05pm
January 2, 2017
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Crashes ROCK RAPIDS, Iowa -- The Lyon County Sheriff’s Office investigated a car-vs.-deer crash reported at 12:11 a.m. Sunday from Harding Avenue. Joshua Haak, 19, of HIlls was traveling northbound in a 2006 Chevrolet 2500 owned by LDH Construction Inc. of Ellsworth when he struck...
January 2, 2017 - 9:12pm
2017 IRRMA Hall of Fame inductees announced
ARNOLDS PARK, Iowa -- The Iowa Rock ‘n Roll Music Association (IRRMA) has announced the 2017 Hall of Fame Inductees. Bands: Jeff Brandt & Galaxy (Central Region), Lavender Lace Band (Central Region), High Heel & the Sneakers (Southwest Region), The Night People (Southeast...
January 2, 2017 - 9:09pm
December 30, 2016
Data: Dec. 31, 2016
Crashes WORTHINGTON -- The Worthington Police Department investigated a crash reported at 5:14 p.m. Thursday from the intersection of Eighth Avenue and Ninth Street. WORTHINGTON -- The Worthington Police Department investigated a crash reported at 12:29 p.m. Friday from the 1300 block...
December 30, 2016 - 9:14pm
December 29, 2016
Reward offered in search for vandals at Sibley-Ocheyedan Middle School
SIBLEY, Iowa — The Osceola County Sheriff’s Office continues to search for clues and information in a case involving burglary and vandalism...
December 29, 2016 - 8:56pm
Data: Dec. 30, 2016
Crashes WORTHINGTON -- The Worthington Police Department investigated a hit-and-run crash reported at 11:34 p.m. Wednesday from the 600 block of Humiston Avenue. WORTHINGTON -- The Worthington Police Department investigated a crash reported at 2:41 p.m. Thursday from the 1700 block...
December 29, 2016 - 8:53pm
December 27, 2016
Column: Continuing to do ‘the people’s business’ in Congress
Q: What are some highlights from the 114th Congress?
December 27, 2016 - 10:36pm
December 23, 2016
Cooperative Farmers Elevator to build new mash, pellet feed mill
OCHEYEDAN, Iowa — Cooperative Farmers Elevator in Ocheyedan has announced it will begin construction of a new feed mill next spring, a direct...
December 23, 2016 - 7:09am
December 22, 2016
Counterfeits spoil gift-giving
Q: Are counterfeit goods a bigger risk during the holiday gift season?
December 22, 2016 - 10:10pm
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Ambulance WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Ambulance was paged at 2:12 a.m. Thursday for an adult male who was feeling lightheaded and dizzy. The patient was transported. Police WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Police Department received a report of a stop arm violation at 4:04 p.m....
December 22, 2016 - 9:18pm
December 19, 2016
Artists sought for Artisans Road Trip
SPIRIT LAKE, Iowa — The 14th annual Artisans Road Trip (A.R.T.) is looking for artists for the coming year. The deadline for applications is Jan. 16. All disciplines and mediums are accepted — painting, drawing, sculpture, mixed media, jewelry, fabric, wood, photography, pottery...
December 19, 2016 - 8:18pm
December 15, 2016
As Others See It: Branstad a good fit for China job
During a Sioux City rally two days before the Nov. 8 presidential election, President-elect Donald Trump declared Gov. Terry Branstad "our prime candidate to take care of China." On Wednesday, Trump announced Branstad — Iowa's six-term governor and the longest-serving state chief...
December 15, 2016 - 9:56pm
December 14, 2016
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Crashes SIBLEY, Iowa — The Osceola County Sheriff’s Office investigated a two-vehicle crash Tuesday at the intersection of Sixth Avenue and Third Street. A 2005 Chevy Malibu operated by Benito Vasquez Ramirez, 30, of Sibley was traveling northbound on Sixth Avenue and entering...
December 14, 2016 - 9:22pm
Winter Solstice Hike planned in Okoboji
OKOBOJI, Iowa — Burning a yule log, a yule log cake, yule log ornaments on our Christmas trees, but do we really even know where the yule log tradition came from? Naturalist Charles Vigdal will explain to all those who attend the Winter Solstice Hike at 3 p.m. Dec. 22 at Kenue Park...
December 14, 2016 - 9:12pm