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Bemidji kidnapping suspect formally charged
Fun fun fun at Westbrook Fun Days
Professional dancers lead intensive instruction at Dance Academy
Amateur baseball: Henning, Cubs clip Lakefield
Legion baseball: Hurley shines for Post 5
Amateur baseball: Cubs baseball: 'It was all good'
Prep softball: Sheldon edges S-O
VFW baseball: Worthington takes two from Marshall
Column: For Trump, fringe conspiracies take center stage
Column: For the GOP, a pickle of a platform
Column: The braggart with the ducktail who would be president
As others see it: Legislature special session now unlikely
Mnsr. Eugene E. Egan
Edward G. Lenz
How does your garden grow? Williams property one of four on upcoming tour
Column: June 28, 1876 -- Circus in town, complaints ensue
Looking Back: 1966 -- Construction aplenty taking place in Worthington
Heart of St. Kilian: 129-year-old parish goes to oratory status
Column: People are always talking about other people here
Out and About
Puhl 80th birthday
Isder 85th birthday
Alberts 97th birthday
Data: June 19, 2016
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June 24, 2016
Burmeister farm continues legacy of German heritage, family involvement
LAKEFIELD — A view of South Heron Lake is a cherished feature of the Burmeister family farm. “We have a park down by the lake and host family...
News / agriculture
June 24, 2016 - 8:22am
June 15, 2016
Lakefield puts tropical twist on Summerfest
LAKEFIELD — Summerfest is already in full swing in Lakefield, with more events today and continuing throughout the weekend. Theme for the celebration is “Hawaiian Luau.” Tonight’s activities include a silent auction of decorated benches and corn hole boards beginning at 5...
June 15, 2016 - 9:22pm
May 13, 2016
DEED awards are in: Money to aid in housing rehabilitation
WORTHINGTON — Four area communities will get hundreds of thousands of dollars to use toward housing rehabilitation after being awarded grants...
May 13, 2016 - 8:49pm
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