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Back-pats and hard truths: Eight Minnesota teens take polite gun-control pitches, not protests, to the Capitol
The Amazon HQ2 scramble: Minnesota's failed bid, in 3 short chapters
Rural Equity Project having its say in St. Paul: Groups hope to make a difference for rural Minnesotans
Sister of man accused in explosives case charged for alleged threat to witness
Finalists named for Ridgewater College president
Ervin Santana still can't make a fist or grip a baseball post-surgery
COLLEGE MEN'S HOCKEY: UMD goes from life support to Sioux Falls for NCAA West Regional
Twins' shortstop Polanco suspended 80 games for PED use
COMMENTARY: Killing a pike to 'save' the walleyes is poor logic
Rainy Lake guide Billy Dougherty to be inducted into Minnesota Fishing Hall of Fame
Shout out to our teachers
How little -- not big -- moments remind you about living
Staging your home not as easy as you think
What to look for on plant descriptions
Column: Assistive technologies benefit all
Dorothy J. Saathoff
Ronald "Ron" Francis
A place to call home: Central Minn. parents open their arms to children with special needs
Doors to a better place: After years of unrest, stability coming to group homes
Disheveled Theologian: It's your choice
Change in ‘milestone’ announcements takes effect March 31
Hope for fighting deadly impatiens disease
out and about
Holtrop 60th anniversary
Smit 70th anniversary
Birth: Tate Ruyter Wintz
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
City of Worthington planning commission notice of public hearing
Data: Nov. 27, 2017
March 17, 2018
‘Actions speak louder than words:’ Students take part in National Walkout Day
WORTHINGTON — Students from at least eight southwest Minnesota and northwest Iowa school districts participated in a national movement Wednesday....
March 17, 2018 - 7:01am
Two-county high-speed pursuit nets two arrests near Luverne
WORTHINGTON — Two individuals were taken into custody after a high-speed pursuit involving multiple law enforcement agencies ensued across...
March 17, 2018 - 6:50am
March 14, 2018
Driving course scheduled in Luverne
LUVERNE — A defensive driving class presented by Luverne Community Education will take place from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. March 19 and March 26. Participants will receive a certificate to present to their insurance company to qualify for a three-year discount after completing the eight...
March 14, 2018 - 11:12am
Multi-county H4H chapter to dissolve
PIPESTONE — A new home under construction in Edgerton will be the last project of Southwestern Minnesota Habitat for Humanity.
March 14, 2018 - 6:50am
March 4, 2018
Minion leads Eagles’ second-half rally in 73-61 win over Luverne
WINDOM --- Combining a determined team defensive effort with a sparkling 18-point second-half offensive performance by senior all-around athlete Wyatt Minion, the Windom Area Eagles changed a 41-34 halftime deficit into a 73-61 victory Saturday evening in Section 3AA South quarterfinal...
March 4, 2018 - 8:03pm
March 1, 2018
Luverne falls, 4-1, in Section 3A boys hockey final
PETER -- The dream of a second straight berth in the Minnesota state Class A boys hockey tournament ended a win short for Luverne High School...
March 1, 2018 - 6:56am
February 24, 2018
Friday boys basketball: Chargers clinch first conference crown in 20 years
BOYS BASKETBALLW-WG 87, Edgerton 46WESTBROOK -- With a decisive Red Rock Conference victory over Edgerton, Westbrook-Walnut Grove clinched its first conference championship in 20 years. The Chargers, who last won in 1998, improve to 22-3 overall and 14-1 in the conference.
February 24, 2018 - 1:24am
February 10, 2018
Boys Basketball: Wolverines edge Patriots with second-half rally
Mountain Lake Area 67, Hills-Beaver Creek 66MOUNTAIN LAKE — Drake Harder scored a team-best 16 points and converted the go-ahead layup with a minute to go as the Wolverines rallied in the second half after trailing by nine at the intermission. Harder also pulled down seven rebounds,...
February 10, 2018 - 4:01am
Girls Basketball: Diew dominates, Trojans topple JCC
JACKSON — Nyamer Diew had a dominating night for the Trojans, scoring 20 points to go along with 14 rebounds and three blocked shots, as Worthington won its ninth consecutive game Friday by topping Jackson County Central, 75-61. WHS (14-7) also benefited from 17 points from Peyton...
February 10, 2018 - 3:31am
February 7, 2018
The Drill: Kasyn Kruse lights up the nets for hockey-hungry Luverne
LUVERNE -- There are still plenty of fine athletes pursuing other boys winter sports in Luverne. But hockey is hot. Old-timers still remember...
February 7, 2018 - 7:01am
February 3, 2018
Luverne awarded $1.98 million DEED grant
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development awarded a $1.98 million grant to Luverne to assist with the expansion of Ralco Nutrition’s Tru Shrimp facilities. The $5.39 million infrastructure project will include street improvements north of Koehn...
February 3, 2018 - 11:36am
January 26, 2018
Meranda Fick, Luverne, and Johnathon Kramer, Ellsworth, announce their engagement. Parents of the couple are Jeff and Missy Fick, Luverne, and...
January 26, 2018 - 9:42pm
January 20, 2018
Creative MN study: Arts have $2 million impact on Rock County
LUVERNE — Artists and nonprofit arts and culture organizations in 2016 generated nearly $20 million in the 18 counties that comprise the Southwest Minnesota Arts Council, according to a study by Creative Minnesota. One-tenth of that economic impact — $2 million — is generated...
January 20, 2018 - 9:06am
Keeping kids safe online: SWCC event is Thursday
WORTHINGTON — It’s no secret that scrolling through social media accounts or exploring other online sources are central elements of most...
January 20, 2018 - 8:52am
January 17, 2018
Cover Crops workshop planned Jan. 30
LUVERNE — A Winter Cover Crop Workshop is planned from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Jan. 30 at Grand Prairie Events, 105 S. Estey St., Luverne. Registration begins at 9:30 a.m.
January 17, 2018 - 9:47am