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September 3, 2015
Jackson narrows pool to four for coordinator position
JACKSON — The Jackson County Board of Commissioners has announced its finalists for the position of County Coordinator. The board selected four individuals Tuesday to participate in an interview process that will take place Sept. 24. Steven Duncan most recently was the county coordinator...
September 3, 2015 - 9:49pm
August 23, 2015
Federated Rural Electric hosts 80th annual meeting
JACKSON — A large crowd attended Federated Rural Electric’s 80th annual meeting Aug. 18 at the Martin County Fair Arena. “We had 478 people register, which was more than last year, due in part to the addition of the former Alliant customers as new member-owners — that’s...
August 23, 2015 - 8:54pm
August 11, 2015
Food and prizes at Federated Rural Electric’s 80th Annual Meeting
JACKSON — Federated Rural Electric will host its 80th annual meeting Tuesday at the Martin County Arena in Fairmont. Federated members receive free admittance to the Martin County Fair between 3:30 and 6 p.m. by registering at the northwest gate (look for the Federated sign). Members...
August 11, 2015 - 9:17pm
August 2, 2015
Amateur baseball: Season ends for Jackson, Wilmont
The season ended Sunday for both Jackson and Wilmont with losses in their best-of-3 Region 13C series. The Bulls traveled to Milroy’s Irish Yard for Game 3 of their first round series. The Irish — seeded fourth — took a 5-3 win over No. 5 Jackson for the 2-1 series triumph. Wilmont...
August 2, 2015 - 8:35pm
July 27, 2015
Amateur baseball: Region 13C matchups announced
WINDOM — First round matchups in the Region 13C were decided Monday night at a coaches meeting for the remaining teams. Luverne earned the No. 1 seed and will open up regions against No. 8 Lakefield. The Redbirds had a bye through the First Nite and Gopher League playoffs while...
July 27, 2015 - 11:54pm
July 26, 2015
Amateur baseball: Jackson, Hadley finish series sweeps
TRACY — Jackson’s bats went quiet through the middle innings Saturday during Game 2 of the Bulls’ best-of-3 series against Tracy in the First Nite and Gopher League playoffs. Boy, did they wake up late in the contest. The Bulls plated nine runs in the seventh and five more...
July 26, 2015 - 11:30pm
July 25, 2015
Legion baseball: Jackson season ends in district semis
ST. JAMES — Jackson had some chances, but it was St. James that took advantage of its opportunities Friday in the Division 2-District II semifinals. Ryan Menssen had a pair of clutch hits for Post 33 and Derek Meyer threw a four-hit shutout. That was enough to end Post 130’s...
July 25, 2015 - 12:07am
July 23, 2015
Amateur baseball: Wilmont holds on; Lakefield takes lead
LISMORE — Worthington rallied late, but Wilmont’s eight-run fourth was too much to overcome. The Cubs led 1-0 until seven unearned runs...
July 23, 2015 - 12:11am
July 19, 2015
Legion baseball: Jackson reaches second weekend; Luverne, Edgerton fall
ST. JAMES — Jackson moved onto the second weekend of the Division 2-District II Tournament with a win Saturday while Luverne and Edgerton saw their seasons come to a close. Post 130 reached the tournament semifinals with a 6-3 victory over St. James Saturday. There they met up...
July 19, 2015 - 11:21pm
Amateur baseball: Luverne nips Worthington; Hadley topples Windom
LUVERNE — Both teams let one inning get away from them, but Luverne was able to do a little more with the other eight. Worthington dropped its final game of the regular season in a 10-9 barnburner against the Redbirds. The Cubs trailed 9-0 going into the top of the sixth inning...
July 19, 2015 - 11:19pm
July 12, 2015
Legion baseball: Jackson, Edgerton take sub-district titles
JACKSON — The Jackson and Edgerton American Legion teams picked up sub-district championships on Saturday, earning them a chance to play for...
July 12, 2015 - 11:54pm
July 9, 2015
Interstate 90 ramps to open soon at Jackson and Sherburn
MANKATO — Progress on the Interstate 90 pavement project in Jackson and Martin County results in the opening of more ramps including the eastbound I-90 ramps at Highway 71 in Jackson today and the westbound ramps in Sherburn on July 17, weather permitting. Upcoming closures due...
July 9, 2015 - 8:38pm
July 8, 2015
Jackson celebrates music, art and community
JACKSON — Rhythm of the River Music Festival is kicking off on Friday with the country music of Lonesome Ron. But country isn’t the only genre that attendees will hear this weekend. One of the festival’s goals is “to expose festival goers to new music … and styles of...
July 8, 2015 - 8:47pm
July 7, 2015
Legion baseball: Luverne, Jackson pick up wins
LUVERNE — Midway through Tuesday’s non-league battle between Luverne and Heron Lake-Okabena, it was still anyone’s ballgame. Then the Cardinal bats started to make some noise. Post 123 scored six runs in its final two at-bats to take a 9-1 victory to close out the regular...
July 7, 2015 - 10:55pm
July 5, 2015
Amateur baseball: Jackson takes nailbiter over Worthington; Hadley wins two
WORTHINGTON — In a game that turned into a pitcher’s duel after looking like a barnburner early, Jackson had the final say. A single run...
July 5, 2015 - 11:49pm