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First-generation college-bound student wins Philando Castile scholarship
Warrant mix-up may yield settlement
Twin Cities Pride: Unmarked squad will still lead Pride parade, but officers can march
Dayton agrees to fund Legislature until October, as court case continues
Motion hearing hosted on dispute involving former mall property
Legion baseball: Post 5 falls twice at Alexandria tournament
Polanco homers, Twins blank Indians
Lynx bounce back from 1st loss, drub Mystics
Taylor thinks Butler can get Timberwolves to the checkered flag
Butler acquisition send Wolves' ticket sales soaring
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Letter: Thanks given for support of Habitat fundraiser
Are rhubarb and tomatoes fruits or vegetables?
Kindness is Contagious: Little black dresses bring joy during trials
From Russia With Love: A story of Facebook and frustration
Bernice Elsena Koster
Ryland Keith Roetman, Sr.
Donald J. Rutgers
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
Regular School Board Meeting Minutes May 2017
Nobles County Public Works Facility reroof proposals
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May 15, 2015
I-90 work to begin in Jackson County
MANKATO — Interstate 90 travelers in Jackson County are advised of lane restrictions, reduced speeds and periodic ramp closures for the majority of the construction season beginning May 26. Motorists are advised to check www.511mn.org before they travel for up-to-date ramp closures...
May 15, 2015 - 9:35pm
March 27, 2015
Lakefield wastewater ponds tabled for now
JACKSON — More than 50 people gathered Wednesday night for the second meeting of the Jackson County Planning Commission regarding a proposed wastewater stabilization pond project for the city of Lakefield. Rural residents near the proposed site are concerned about how the ponds...
March 27, 2015 - 10:04pm
January 16, 2015
Economy of two area counties recognized
ST. PAUL — Minnesota ranks third in the nation in the number of counties that have recovered from the recession, according to a new report from the National Association of Counties (NACO). Nine Minnesota counties, all located in Greater Minnesota, have met or surpassed prerecession...
January 16, 2015 - 9:47pm
January 7, 2015
Blizzard Watch in effect from Thursday afternoon through Thursday evening
A Wind Chill Advisory remains in effect until 6 a.m. CST Thursday. A Blizzard Watch remains in effect form Thursday afternoon through Thursday evening. For the wind chill warning and advisory... * Wind Chill Values -- Wind chill values will average 20 below to 30 below zero...
January 7, 2015 - 12:07pm
November 5, 2014
Jackson County election results
FEDERAL U.S. Senator Steve Carlson, 166; Mike McFadden, 1891; Al Franken, 1742; Heather Johnson, 72 U.S. Representative District 1 Jim Hagedorn, 2040; Tim Walz, 1811 STATE State Representative District 23A Bob Gunther, 1352; Pat Bacon, 825 State Representative District...
November 5, 2014 - 2:21pm
October 28, 2014
Two vie for Jackson County Attorney
Editor’s note: The following is a written response to questions posed to each of the candidates; it is published in the form it was received and not edited. The Daily Globe was contacted Monday by Jackson County Attorney candidate Sherry Haley, who said she had never received a...
October 28, 2014 - 7:43pm
October 26, 2014
Candidates vie for seats in Jackson County
Editor’s note: The following are written responses to questions posed to the candidates; they are published in the form they are received and not edited. Three bid for Ward 2 city council Editor’s note: Dave Cushman did not submit his questionnaire for publication. Jeff...
October 26, 2014 - 8:10pm
October 2, 2014
Letter: Jackson County Attorney endorses a replacement
By Robert O'Connor, Jackson I am writing to urge voters to support the election of Sherry E. Haley as the next Jackson County Attorney. I am friends with both registered candidates for this office, but believe that Sherry is better prepared to serve as County Attorney. She has...
October 2, 2014 - 1:53pm
July 11, 2014
A farmer's gift -- Chergosky donates $4 million farm to 4-H, three endowments memorialize Andrea Reusch
LAKEFIELD — A rural Lakefield cattle farmer who fell in love with a 4-H Extension educator, dreamed of marrying her and endured an unimaginable...
July 11, 2014 - 10:13pm
Camping opportunities are plentiful in Jackson County
Editor’s note: This is the first of a series on camping opportunities available in southwest Minnesota and northwest Iowa. JACKSON — Due...
July 11, 2014 - 10:08pm
June 26, 2014
Group recommends Fifth Judicial candidates to Dayton
ST. PAUL — The Commission on Judicial Selection announced Thursday it is recommending three candidates to Gov. Mark Dayton for consideration to fill the current vacancy in Minnesota’s Fifth Judicial District. The vacancy was created upon the retirement of the Honorable Linda...
June 26, 2014 - 9:39pm
June 5, 2014
Several file for county offices
The deadline for applying for county-level elected office was Wednesday. The following individuals have filed for candidacy: Cottonwood County County Commissioner, District 1: James Schmidt County Commissioner, District 3: Donna Gravely, Tom White County Commissioner, District...
June 5, 2014 - 9:39pm
March 28, 2014
Bensons to be honored as Faces of Hope
BIGELOW — David and Sally Anne Benson of rural Bigelow will be honored as the Faces of Hope during a Southwest Crisis Center banquet April...
March 28, 2014 - 9:58pm
Southwest Crisis Center, partners awarded grant
WORTHINGTON — The Southwest Crisis Center, in partnership with New Horizons Crisis Center and the Committee Against Domestic Violence, has been awarded a grant from Minnesota Department of Health to develop a program to help sexually exploited and sexually trafficked youths. The...
March 28, 2014 - 9:54pm
March 27, 2014
Jackson County Historical Society facilities getting long-needed update
LAKEFIELD — Books are piled high on shelves, artifacts are tucked into every nook and cranny and photographs fill the walls of the Jackson...
March 27, 2014 - 5:18pm