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WPU, District 518 discuss expanding fiber optic network
Cemetery may get financial help
Area schools take proactive approach to student safety
District 518 approves ALC/Gymnastics construction contract
District 518 special education programming under investigation
The Drill: Alex Brown is in a good place at Minnesota West
Boys basketball: Trojans upend JCC, 73-57
Tuesday sports roundup: HL-O boys upset RRC
Gophers unveil new football uniforms for 2018 season
Finally in NHL, Wild rookie Nick Seeler intends to stay
How wine tastings transport you
Column: Main goal of hospice -- monitor symptoms, maintain comfort
Column: Biodiesel gives the region a boost
Column: Keeping southwest Minnesota a vibrant place to live
Commentary: Why are natural disasters called an act of God?
Gerald "Jerry" Roetzel
Hazel May Jackson
John B. Taylor
Cold weather car safety
'Be our guest' to another Disney classic
Rubber plants follow natural tree-like tendency
Disheveled Theologian: Of mince and (paper) men
Still visit those who no longer recognize you
out and about
Huisman 60th anniversary
Boltjes 50th anniversary
Heeringa 70th anniversary
Koehne 60th anniversary
Birth: Elizabeth Ruth Standafer
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
City of Worthington planning commission notice of public hearing
Data: Nov. 27, 2017
September 13, 2017
Taking his best shot
September 13, 2017 - 7:11am
September 8, 2017
Congressional candidate visiting Saturday
WORTHINGTON — Minnesota First Congressional District candidate Vicki Jensen will be making stops on her district-wide Hometown Tour on Saturday (Sept. 9). The tour involves meetings for any interested members of the public at local establishments in each county. Jensen will be...
September 8, 2017 - 1:12pm
September 7, 2017
Library book sale set in Jackson
JACKSON — Thousands of books will be available for purchase at the Jackson County Friends of the Library Annual Book Sale, set for Sept. 21-23 at the Jackson American Legion, located at 411 First St. in Jackson.
September 7, 2017 - 7:05am
September 5, 2017
Letter: Farmers markets can lead to better health
By Casey Borgen, Community Wellness Partners, Diabetes Prevention & Health Systems Project Lead, Nobles County Community Services What do farmer’s markets full of local produce have to do with better health? They give us all the opportunity to make healthy food choices. Making...
September 5, 2017 - 10:52pm
September 2, 2017
New energy at Minnesota West’s powerline technology program
JACKSON — There was a surge of energy Wednesday afternoon on Minnesota West Community and Technical College’s Jackson campus. The occasion...
September 2, 2017 - 7:31am
July 27, 2017
‘American Idol’ winner to perform Saturday in Jackson
JACKSON — Trent Harmon, the winner of “American Idol”’s 15th and final season, will headline the Jackson County Fair with a performance at 8 p.m. Saturday. The concert, which marks the final event of the fair, will begin at 7 p.m. with country singer Todd Hurst.
July 27, 2017 - 3:39pm
July 26, 2017
Hinkeldey family a fair fixture
JACKSON — Four generations. The Hinkeldey family hit that milestone this week at the Jackson County Fair with their youngest, 7-year-old...
July 26, 2017 - 7:41am
July 25, 2017
Amateur baseball: Region 13C playoffs start Wednesday
With the preliminary rounds of the First Nite/Gopher League playoffs in the books, the Region 13C playoffs are set to begin today. The field consists of Fairmont, Jackson, Hadley, Milroy, Luverne, Lakefield, Pipestone, and Windom, with all four best-of-three series kicking off today....
July 25, 2017 - 8:19pm
July 24, 2017
Data: July 25, 2017
Ambulance WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Ambulance was dispatched at 9:01 p.m. Sunday to the 2100 block of Castlewood Drive for an adult male. WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Ambulance was dispatched at 4:41 a.m. Monday to Donovan Drive for an elderly male in severe pain. Crashes...
July 24, 2017 - 8:52pm
July 23, 2017
Jackson native Garvin hired as MSU-Mankato men's basketball assistant
MANKATO -- Jackson native Pat Garvin has been named as an interim assistant coach for the Minnesota State-Mankato men’s basketball team by Mavericks head coach Matt Margenthaler. "I am excited to add Pat Garvin to our coaching staff," Margenthaler said in a press release. "He brings...
July 23, 2017 - 2:50pm
July 22, 2017
Jackson gets funding to boost its housing stock
JACKSON — Thanks to grant funding, the city of Jackson will have the opportunity to invest in and improve its housing stock. Jackson was awarded $531,875 from the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development this week to be utilized for owner-occupied housing rehabilitation...
July 22, 2017 - 8:37am
July 18, 2017
Adrian, Luverne still alive in Legion tourney
BLUE EARTH — Adrian went 2-0 over the weekend to remain alive in the Minnesota District 2 Division 2 American Legion baseball tournament, with a Sunday win earned thanks to a dramatic five-run rally in the bottom of the final inning. Adrian, which lost to Springfield on Friday...
July 18, 2017 - 4:23pm
July 14, 2017
Jackson, Luverne earn Legion wins; Adrian falls
BLUE EARTH — Jackson scored three runs in the first inning, and that’s all what was needed Friday night as it went on to edge WIndom 3-2 in a first-round game in American Legion District Baseball Tournament action. Ethan Bahr stroked a first-pitch single up the middle to get...
July 14, 2017 - 10:33pm
July 4, 2017
Three Minnesota West students receive AGCO scholarship
WORTHINGTON — Cayden Olsen, Isaac Makarrall and Wyatt VandenBosch are the newest recipients of the AGCO scholarship, which will cover tuition...
July 4, 2017 - 6:49pm
June 26, 2017
‘American’ family marks 100 years in Jackson County
JACKSON — The Willett Century Farm now owned by Ardis and Bob Willett lies three miles south of Jackson and two miles west, and Ardis represents...
June 26, 2017 - 2:35pm