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Dayton wants Minnesotans to take clean water pledge
Minnesota State Fair celebrates Yellow Ribbon program for veterans
City planning for 2017 budget continues
Zimmer: It's 'possible' Bridgewater could be out for season
Area prep volleyball roundup
Prep volleyball: Serving strong in win for H-BC
Girls tennis: Trojans show fight in loss
College volleyball: Lady Jays open season with new look
Letter: Kiwanis projects are making an impact
Column: The cost of the EpiPen price increase
Column: Reforms and solutions to help First District farmers
Letter: Wake up and smell the drug companies
Letter: Either way, change coming in health insurance
Kenneth Linn Gaiser
Fern Rosezella Clauson
Lucille Margaret Poynter
Looking Back: 1991 -- New group home opening in Jackson County
Biking Bob: 78-year-old Hibma still doing plenty of pedaling
Column: A Nobles County cowboy made 1934 history
Column: Together 2016 a gathering to remember
Disheveled Theologian: Finding meaning in the motive
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Yungmann 80th birthday
Ringkob 45th anniversary
Bullerman 60th anniversary
Froderman 65th anniversary
Rutzen 65th anniversary
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August 24, 2016
Prep volleyball: Southwest Minnesota volleyball talent is easy to find
JACKSON -- The peaks and valleys of athletic success influence every high school athletic program, but the best programs seem to just roll along more or less unaffected. In a highly competitive southwest Minnesota volleyball domain, rivals have no doubt wondered when the Jackson County...
August 24, 2016 - 10:10pm
August 23, 2016
Jackson County schools to make levy decision Nov. 8
JACKSON -- In a unanimous vote during its Monday night meeting, the Jackson County Central School Board voted to place two questions on the Nov. 8 ballot seeking an extension and increase of the district’s levy. The 10-year levy approved by voters in the district in 2007 ends...
August 23, 2016 - 9:05pm
April 20, 2016
Prep softball: Worthington swept; Murray County Central hangs on
MARSHALL — Things went sour for the Worthington Trojans in the first game of their doubleheader with Marshall Tuesday, looked brighter in the middle of the nightcap, then finished on a sour note as the Tigers earned a sweep. Marshall won the first game 15-4 in five innings and the...
April 20, 2016 - 12:26am
Prep golf: Jackson County Central, Westbrook-Walnut Grove sweep
JACKSON — In a match that came down to 11 strokes, the Jackson County Central boys upset the historically dominant Marshall Tigers, 174-185. Jack Brinkman, who was medalist, fired a two-over 39 to lead the Huskies. Not far behind Brinkman was Caleb Kolander with a three-over 40....
April 20, 2016 - 12:13am
April 18, 2016
Prep golf: Worthington, Luverne split
WORTHINGTON — A steady rain and increasingly soggy course couldn’t keep Worthington and Luverne from squaring off in a Big South Conference...
April 18, 2016 - 11:13pm
Prep baseball: Jackson County Central throws combined perfect game
MOUNTAIN LAKE — Darrius Johnson, Chris Gumto and Nate Monson combined to throw a perfect game for Jackson County Central Monday. Not that the Huskies needed it. The offense was also firing on all cylinders as JCC took a 25-0 nonconference win over Mountain Lake Area. The visitors...
April 18, 2016 - 11:04pm
April 13, 2016
Prep track and field: 11 area teams compete in Luverne Cardinal Relays
LUVERNE — Pipestone Area junior hurdler Justin Kooiman and Luverne junior thrower Logan Stratton each won two events Tuesday at the 11-team Cardinal Relays, while PA freshman Michelle Neece and Luverne junior Courtney Siebenahler were double-event first-place performers in the girls’...
April 13, 2016 - 12:07am
April 11, 2016
Prep baseball: Jackson County Central, Luverne pick up victories
HERON LAKE — If Monday’s season opener was any indication, Jackson County Central’s pitching might be a force this spring. Darrius Johnson, Keegan Klontz and Chris Gumto nearly teamed up for a perfect game against Heron Lake-Okabena. As it stood, they held the Wildcats hitless...
April 11, 2016 - 11:45pm
April 6, 2016
Prep track and field: Groen, Johnson are triple-winners in Luverne
LUVERNE — Southwest Minnesota Christian/Edgerton junior Chantel Groen and Redwood Valley senior Cade Johnson each won three individual events at Luverne’s nine-team Early Bird Invitational high school track and field meet Tuesday at Cardinal Field. Groen was the meet’s outstanding...
April 6, 2016 - 12:31am
April 4, 2016
Prep golf: Westbrook-Walnut Grove sweeps Heron Lake-Okabena
LAKEFIELD — Westbrook-Walnut Grove opened the season Monday with a sweep over Heron Lake-Okabena on the Wildcats’ home course. The Charger boys came through with a convincing, 199-252 victory while the girls narrowly edged their counterparts 220-222. W-WG’s Abby Herding took...
April 4, 2016 - 11:45pm
March 29, 2016
Prep boys track and field: Stevens, Scholten lead list of top returning boys
PIPESTONE — A pair of returning fifth-place performers from last year’s Class A state meet highlight the early-season area high school boys...
March 29, 2016 - 11:24pm
March 28, 2016
Prep softball: Area squads re-load, prepare for 2016 runs
Any team that climbs to the top wants to stay there. But there is never a shortage of would-be contenders threatening to take over. In 2016, as in 2015, the Edgerton/Southwest Minnesota Christian softball team is a team in the crosshairs. The Flying Dutchmen finished 24-2 in 2015...
March 28, 2016 - 11:06pm
March 20, 2016
Wild Turkey Shoot-Out: Nine champions crowned
WORTHINGTON — A total of 54 teams in grades 4-9 came to Worthington’s annual Wild Turkey Shoot-Out Basketball Tournament. Saturday’s tourney...
March 20, 2016 - 10:42pm
March 14, 2016
Prep boys basketball: Jackson County Central puts three on All-Big South West team
Jackson County Central got even more good news Monday. Just two days after finishing a remarkable run to a second-place finish at the Class AA...
March 14, 2016 - 8:10pm
March 13, 2016
Les Knutson: Jackson County Central was hot in second halves
In its three state tournament games, Jackson County Central outscored its opponents by 30 points in the second half. The Huskies outscored Caledonia...
March 13, 2016 - 7:11pm