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Which way do we go? Roundabout proven safer, but some are confused
Hog heaven: Sibley-Ocheyedan FFA chapter meets fundraising goal
St. Gabriel's Church gives back with Stations of the Cross donation
Minnesota West volunteers to be featured during fund drive
Some Minnesota highways will get higher speed limits
Section 3A boys basketball: DeBoer board, free throw save Southwest
Girls basketball: MCW, BEA, JCC, Pipestone Area move on
College wrestling: Henning, Farris ousted in nationals
State wrestling tournament: Axford upsets No. 1; Two Trojans in semis
State Class A wrestling tournament: W/ML's Stevens goes OT to advance
Column: A step forward in Afghanistan
Column: District 518 moving forward with high school addition project
Column: The waiting game Boehner can't win
Column: Workforce housing key to economic growth in Greater Minnesota
Column: Twitter as America's conscience
Joseph L. Tolver
Robert H. Strandberg
Joan Vance Wiley
A real puzzler: Pat Loosbrock puts together works of art, piece by piece
Column: Hay! Did you know about our town's wonder crop?
Out & About: Feb. 27-March 7
Religion briefs: Feb. 26
Looking Back: 1940 - Historic Chautauqua Park pavilion torn down
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Lamfers 80th birthday
Grube 80th birthday
Erdman 80th birthday
Moser 85th birthday
Data: Feb. 28, 2015
Data: Feb. 27, 2015
Notice of Proposed City Ordinance
Notice of Mortgage Foreclosure Sale
Data: Feb. 24, 2015
October 20, 2014
Key Largo to host tourism summit
SLAYTON — A Southern Minnesota Tourism Summit is planned Nov. 6 at Key Largo on Lake Shetek. The interactive gathering of communities, businesses, elected officials, organizations and tourism professionals from the region will focus on working together to increase tourism, foster...
October 20, 2014 - 9:02pm
January 19, 2013
Column: Monument's dedication brought excitement in '25
WORTHINGTON -- January. Minnesota. Cold. Indoors. It is a time for playing games. I have a guessing game. Guess what event stirred this excitement in southwest Minnesota in the summer of 1925? "As nearly as could be estimated by people accustomed to such events, over 15,000 people...
columns / reminiscing
January 19, 2013 - 12:00am
August 16, 2012
U.S.-Dakota War commemorative events set at Lake Shetek
CURRIE -- A pair of events will take place Saturday at Lake Shetek State Park to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the Dakota War of 1862. A bus tour to places that played a part in the war will be from 9 a.m. to noon. Stops at various cabin sites will include discussion about...
August 16, 2012 - 10:11pm
July 8, 2012
One dead in boating accident
LAKE SHETEK - An individual died early Sunday in a boat accident on Lake Shetek. The only information available on the accident Sunday afternoon was a statement from Murray County Sheriff Steve Telkamp. "There was a fatal boat accident on Lake Shetek during the early hours of July...
July 8, 2012 - 9:52pm
June 28, 2012
Editorial: Get out and appreciate parks
We recently followed up on a rumor that one of the state parks in the region was in danger of closing. Turns out, as is often the case with such rumors, there was no validity to the gossip. But it reminded us, in this era of budget cuts and economic uncertainty, how fortunate we...
June 28, 2012 - 12:00am
May 24, 2012
Events scheduled at Lake Shetek
CURRIE -- An open house at Lake Shetek State Park and a grand opening of two new campgrounds is set for June 9. A pork sandwich feed will begin at 11:30 a.m. at the picnic grounds. The event is hosted by The Friends of Lake Shetek State Park, The grand opening of Sunrise and Oak...
May 24, 2012 - 8:59pm
January 17, 2012
State Park's cabins offer winter retreat
CURRIE -- While it may not be an ideal winter for people who love to spend their days ice fishing, building snow forts or snowshoeing, it still...
January 17, 2012 - 7:39pm
April 6, 2011
Several improvements in the works at Lake Shetek State Park
CURRIE -- Things may be a bit crazy this spring and summer during the construction season, but in the end, the results at Lake Shetek State Park...
April 6, 2011 - 12:00am
July 27, 2010
"Let's Go Fishing with Seniors"
TRACY -- A dance and silent auction fundraiser for the Lake Shetek Chapter of "Let's Go Fishing with Seniors" will take place from 8 p.m. to midnight at the Breezy Point Barn on Lake Shetek on Tepeeotah Road Saturday. Music will be provided by "Starfire."
July 27, 2010 - 9:18pm
June 21, 2010
Shetek sewer still stinks
SLAYTON -- Denny Johnson and his wife, Debbie, figure they had about half a dozen good years in their new home on Valhalla Road, just west of...
June 21, 2010 - 8:51pm