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Accused getaway driver in killing of Duluth college student wants charges dropped
St. Paul city attorney to run for Minn. attorney general
Minn. man, 75, dies, three teens injured in crash on icy Highway 71 near Bemidji
After tumultuous year, next steps for health care policy hard to predict
Nearly five years after his death, the parents of Zach Sobiech discover handwritten lyrics to his No.1 song
University regents approve Fleck contract extension
Academic All-State football players named
College basketball: Bluejays go two OTs to win seventh straight
Minnesota Duluth's Perunovich fighting for spot on junior national hockey team
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No need to plan kindness this season
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Letter: Help of 'angels' is appreciated
Letter: Just say no to Industrial Wind
Shauna M. Kraft
Evelyn Mary Lucker
Dennis C. Freking
Minn. resident tracked Santa's 1964 flight from North Pole -- for real
In matters of the heart, faith becomes real
Always cover Norfolk Island Pine after purchase
Cake mix makes Christmas baking a breeze
Live Nativity is Sunday in Luverne
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Knigge 50th anniversary
Birth: Hunter Rose Barrie
Jenkins 40th anniversary
Breuker 95th birthday
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
City of Worthington planning commission notice of public hearing
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September 8, 2016
Area 4-H results from the Minnesota State Fair
FALCON HEIGHTS -- Minnesota 4-H’ers from 86 counties brought more than 2,600 exhibits, delivered more than 200 public presentations and participated in dozens of group learning experiences and public performances during the 2016 Minnesota State Fair.Exhibiting project work and delivering...
September 8, 2016 - 9:11pm
August 30, 2016
Jackson County sweeps state 4-H swine show; results from 4-H livestock encampment
FALCON HEIGHTS -- It was a clean sweep for Jackson County youths exhibiting in the 4-H Swine Show Friday at the Minnesota State Fair in Falcon...
August 30, 2016 - 10:06am
August 24, 2016
Better late than never: Grant dollars target fields damaged in 2014 flooding
LUVERNE -- Soil and Water Conservation Districts in Rock, Pipestone and Jackson counties are among 15 counties across southern Minnesota to be awarded state grants to help fund conservation projects in areas hit hard by heavy rains in 2014. The Minnesota Board of Water & Soil...
August 24, 2016 - 10:14pm
August 10, 2016
November election matchups set in Jackson County
JACKSON -- Three three-person races were reduced to two candidates apiece during primary elections Tuesday night across Jackson County. In County Commissioner District 1, David “Scott” McClure led with an unofficial total of 79 votes. He will face off against Richard Erickson...
August 10, 2016 - 9:42pm
August 5, 2016
Three seeking seat in Jackson County Commissioner District 1
JACKSON -- Three men have filed for a seat on the Jackson County Board of Commissioners in District 1 after commissioner William Tusa opted not...
August 5, 2016 - 6:29am
August 2, 2016
Meet the candidates: Jackson County Commissioner District 5
JACKSON -- Three candidates will compete for votes in the Aug. 9 primary election in Jackson County Commissioner District 5. The seat is currently...
August 2, 2016 - 9:22pm
August 1, 2016
Three seeking Jackson County Commissioner District 3 seat
JACKSON -- Three candidates will compete for votes in the Aug. 9 primary election in Jackson County Commissioner District 3. The seat is currently...
August 1, 2016 - 9:25pm
July 14, 2016
Jackson County Historical Society seeking World War I artifacts for upcoming 100th anniversary
LAKEFIELD --- To say that Mike Kirchmeier is fascinated by local history would be an understatement. Kirchmeier, a former high school science...
July 14, 2016 - 8:42am
July 12, 2016
Ditch Authority conducts preliminary hearings on JD9, JD13 improvements
WORTHINGTON -- It was standing-room only inside the Nobles County Board Room Tuesday afternoon as commissioners from Jackson and Nobles County convened a public hearing to address engineer findings on requested improvements on two judicial ditches. Numerous landowner meetings were...
July 12, 2016 - 9:37pm
July 4, 2016
Shawn Haken is Jackson County's new sheriff
JACKSON -- Armed with 24 years of experience in law enforcement, a dedicated support staff and the endorsement of retiring sheriff Roger Hawkinson,...
July 4, 2016 - 9:23pm
June 23, 2016
Century Farm: Zebedee farm still boasts original house
ALPHA — Joseph Zebedee founded a farm in 1894, and his land and name remain in the family more than 120 years later. Located a few miles southwest...
June 23, 2016 - 11:47am
May 2, 2016
State Trooper helps deliver baby beside I-90
WORTHINGTON — A Minnesota State Patrol officer helped deliver a baby Sunday evening along Interstate 90. Minnesota State Patrol Trooper James...
May 2, 2016 - 8:39pm
April 25, 2016
Two arrested on drug charges in Jackson County
JACKSON — Two people have been charged with drug-related crimes following the execution of a search warrant last week in Jackson County. On Thursday, the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office executed the warrant at 710 Grantz St., Jackson. Deputies located approximately 1.3 grams of...
April 25, 2016 - 8:39pm
February 15, 2016
Letter: New watershed board members are qualified
By Gene Freking , Heron Lake Enough already on Al Jensen’s unfounded accusations concerning the Jackson County commissioners and the two men appointed to the Heron Lake Watershed Board (Feb. 9 Daily Globe letters to the editor). “No known qualifications”? Come on, Al. Since...
February 15, 2016 - 5:28pm
February 8, 2016
Letter: Watershed board appointments questioned
By Al Jensen, Heron Lake It has been two weeks since I attended the Jackson County Commissioners meeting and I wondered how they do their work. One of the first duties was to appoint two members to the Heron Lake Watershed Board. It was really interesting to see them in action. There...
February 8, 2016 - 5:30pm