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Railroads promise more Minnesota safety money
Fayise Abrahim joins Voices for Racial Justice as organizing and training director
Lismore woman charged with assault
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Blast From the Past: W-WG ruled basketball in 1990-91
Scott Rall: Part Two of what it takes to build a walleye
Track and field: Competition keen at Nangle Relays
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Letter: Half-cent tax can do a lot more good
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Looking Back: 1966 -- Parachutist treated at local hospital
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Verdoorn 50th anniversary
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Kremer 98th birthday
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March 13, 2016
Area produce growers to offer community shares in garden crops
LAKEFIELD — For area vegetable farmers like Bill Brandt and Jill and Jake Cuperus, the area’s farmers markets have been a great tool for...
News / agriculture
March 13, 2016 - 9:52pm
March 7, 2016
Les Knutson: Jackson County Central draws Caledonia
JACKSON — Section 3AA boys basketball champion Jackson County Central will tangle with the second-seeded Caledonia Warriors, the champions...
sports / prep
March 7, 2016 - 9:50pm
February 19, 2016
Data: Feb. 20, 2016
Accidents SIBLEY, Iowa — The Osceola County Sheriff’s Department investigated a one-vehicle crash reported at 7:48 a.m. Thursday on Iowa 60. Robert Donald Newman, 65, of Eagan, was driving a 2006 Isuzu I280 southbound on Iowa 60 when it encountered icy road conditions. The Isuzu...
News / crime
February 19, 2016 - 9:42pm
December 10, 2015
Christmas comes early to Lakefield: Post wins AgStar Dream Home Sweepstakes
LAKEFIELD — A Lakefield woman and her husband have 20,000 reasons to celebrate this holiday season. Melanie Post is the winner of the first...
December 10, 2015 - 8:23am
November 30, 2015
Data: Nov. 30, 2015
Accidents LAKEFIELD — The Minnesota State Patrol investigated a crash reported at 6:43 p.m. Sunday at the intersection of Minnesota 60 and Minnesota 86. A 2005 Freightliner semi tractor and trailer operated by Bradley W. Bucholz, 58, of Truesdale, Ariz., was entering traffic on...
November 30, 2015 - 8:25pm
September 29, 2015
Food for Kidz event coming up in Lakefield
LAKEFIELD — It has been more than 10 years since Food for Kidz first came to Lakefield, and the effort is still going strong. The city’s 11th packaging event is scheduled for Friday and Saturday at the Immanuel Activity Center. Based in Stewart, Food for Kidz has a mission...
September 29, 2015 - 8:33pm
September 11, 2015
Powering up: New transmission line on the way
LAKEFIELD — ITC Midwest has been preparing for the construction of a 345-kilovolt transmission line across southern Minnesota and into Iowa since 2012. Soon, residents of Jackson County will be able to see the progress. ITC Midwest, an electricity transmission company, opened...
September 11, 2015 - 9:46pm
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 25, 2015
Amateur baseball: Lakefield gets historic win
PIPESTONE — Lakefield made team history Friday in its First Nite and Gopher League playoff game against Pipestone. The Frogs’ 5-3 victory over the A’s gave them a 2-0 win in the best-of-3 series. It is the first time Lakefield has ever reached the Region 13C Tournament. Pipestone...
July 25, 2015 - 12:05am
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 9, 2015
Data: July 9, 2015
Ambulance WORTHINGTON — The Sanford Worthington Ambulance was paged at 12:30 a.m. Thursday to Golden Horizons for a female with leg cramps. The patient was not transported. Crash LAKEFIELD — The Minnesota State Patrol and the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office responded to...
July 9, 2015 - 8:36pm
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
June 21, 2015
Summerfest celebrants play ball -- human foosball, that is
LAKEFIELD — A crowd gathered Saturday morning in Lakefield’s city park was treated to a rare first for the town’s Summerfest celebration. Four...
June 21, 2015 - 9:25pm
June 18, 2015
Amateur baseball: Worthington drops Jackson; Lakefield blanks Heron Lake
JACKSON — AJ Hayenga ripped a double on the first pitch of the game and the tone was set. Adam Munkel cracked another one just two pitches later. That helped Worthington score two runs in the first inning. It eventually took an 8-0 lead before finishing off an 8-5 victory over...
June 18, 2015 - 12:02am
June 17, 2015
Status changes set for some Interstate 90 ramps
MANKATO — Progress on the Interstate 90 pavement project in Jackson and Martin County will result today in the opening of some ramps and closing of others — including the eastbound I-90 ramps at Highway 4 in Sherburn — weather permitting. Motorists are advised to check www.511mn.org...
June 17, 2015 - 9:39pm