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Franken attends groundbreaking of new school
Concerns raised about EpiPens costs
Lakeside Church welcomes new pastor
Better late than never: Grant dollars target fields damaged in 2014 flooding
Minnesota’s average ACT scores drop
Prep soccer: Experience will be key to Trojans quest for conference championship
Prep volleyball: Southwest Minnesota volleyball talent is easy to find
High school volleyball: Trojans hope experience puts them over the top
Girls tennis: Trojans drop opener to Harrisburg
High school football: H-LP gridders aiming for success
Letter: DFL political games hurt millions of Minnesotans
Column: Hillary's heel
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Sean Hannity, Trump's 'spin doctor'
Letter: Divider-in-chief is at it again
Ryan L. Shea
Curtis Lowell Schmidt
Ladene M. Nelson
Nina Mae Eernisse
Disheveled Theologian: Finding meaning in the motive
Looking Back: 1966 -- Foreign ag specialists visit Worthington
Column: Is it possible to be fast asleep for three or four weeks?
Crazy about the cube: Abel Piper, 12, participates in Rubik’s Cube National Championships
Disheveled Theologian: Twenty years later, still glad to have him with me
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Westman 111th birthday
Miller 50th anniversary
Hemmen 60th anniversary
Berger 80th birthday
Scheepstra 85th birthday
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April 20, 2016
Prep softball: Worthington swept; Murray County Central hangs on
MARSHALL — Things went sour for the Worthington Trojans in the first game of their doubleheader with Marshall Tuesday, looked brighter in the middle of the nightcap, then finished on a sour note as the Tigers earned a sweep. Marshall won the first game 15-4 in five innings and the...
April 20, 2016 - 12:26am
Prep track and field: Close finishes highlight Fulda meet
SLAYTON — Nearly ideal spring weather conditions graced the 12-team Fulda Invitational high school track and field meet Tuesday, and many stellar performances were turned in by the competing athletes. The day’s best race developed in the boys’ 1,600-meter run when two of the...
April 20, 2016 - 12:22am
Prep baseball: Heron Lake-Okabena snaps long skid; Adrian edges Mountain Lake Area
HERON LAKE — The Heron Lake-Okabena baseball team recorded its first victory in two years Tuesday when the Wildcats scored five first-inning runs and made them hold up for a 7-5 win over Murray County Central. David Volk went 3-for-4 at the plate and Angel Esqueda got two hits in...
April 20, 2016 - 12:17am
Prep golf: Jackson County Central, Westbrook-Walnut Grove sweep
JACKSON — In a match that came down to 11 strokes, the Jackson County Central boys upset the historically dominant Marshall Tigers, 174-185. Jack Brinkman, who was medalist, fired a two-over 39 to lead the Huskies. Not far behind Brinkman was Caleb Kolander with a three-over 40....
April 20, 2016 - 12:13am
April 18, 2016
Prep baseball: Jackson County Central throws combined perfect game
MOUNTAIN LAKE — Darrius Johnson, Chris Gumto and Nate Monson combined to throw a perfect game for Jackson County Central Monday. Not that the Huskies needed it. The offense was also firing on all cylinders as JCC took a 25-0 nonconference win over Mountain Lake Area. The visitors...
April 18, 2016 - 11:04pm
April 13, 2016
Prep baseball: Worthington falls on road; Mesner pitches Murray County Central to win
FAIRMONT — The Worthington Trojans led 2-0 after two innings in their Big South Conference clash with Fairmont on Tuesday, but the Cardinals finished strong for a 7-4 victory. Kale Fritz came on in the third inning for Fairmont and shut down the Trojans from the fourth inning through...
April 13, 2016 - 12:03am
April 12, 2016
Prep softball: Stoesz quiets Edgerton/Southwest Minnesota Christian bats; Heron Lake-Okabena wins big
EDGERTON — In a battle between two of the area’s top pitchers Tuesday, Mountain Lake Area’s Signey Stoesz out-dueled Edgerton/Southwest Minnesota Christian’s Liz Buckridge in a 1-0 result. Both pitchers hurled complete seven-inning games. Stoesz allowed two hits, walked two...
April 12, 2016 - 11:57pm
April 11, 2016
Prep golf: Adrian, Heron Lake-Okabena get team wins at triangular
ADRIAN — Ryan Elias and Sarah Madsen earned medalist honors Monday, helping the Adrian boys and Heron Lake-Okabena girls to wins at a Red Rock Conference triangular. The Dragon boys tallied a 197 to earn the team title with Southwest Minnesota Christian/Edgerton and HL-O notching...
April 11, 2016 - 11:47pm
April 6, 2016
Prep softball: Stoesz slows Heron Lake-Okabena; Red Rock Central/Westbrook-Walnut Grove wins slugfest
OKABENA — Two of the top pitchers in the Red Rock Conference locked horns Tuesday. A three-run top of the fifth was enough run support for Mountain Lake Area senior Signey Stoesz to out-duel Ida Rogers-Ferguson of Heron Lake-Okabena, 4-2, in the Wildcats’ season opener. The two...
April 6, 2016 - 12:34am
Prep baseball: Murray County Central, Adrian pick up league wins
EDGERTON — In a battle of two of the area’s top pitchers, Murray County Central’s Paul Mesner got the better of Edgerton/Southwest Minnesota Christian’s Luke Drooger on Tuesday — largely due to Flying Dutchmen errors. E/SWC committed six errors as MCC won the battle, 7-4,...
April 6, 2016 - 12:29am
March 29, 2016
Prep boys track and field: Stevens, Scholten lead list of top returning boys
PIPESTONE — A pair of returning fifth-place performers from last year’s Class A state meet highlight the early-season area high school boys...
March 29, 2016 - 11:24pm
March 8, 2016
Prep boys basketball: Murray County Central, Southwest Minnesota Christian pace All-Red Rock team
Murray County Central and Southwest Minnesota Christian led the Red Rock Central Conference with three All-Conference selections each. The Rebels...
March 8, 2016 - 8:33pm
February 29, 2016
Section 2A south girls basketball: Mountain Lake Area gets road upset
WELLS — After an 8-8 start, Mountain Lake Area is rolling at the right time. The sixth-seeded Wolverines picked up their seventh consecutive victory Saturday in the first round of the Section 2A South playoffs. Third-seeded United South Central wasn’t able to hang on despite a...
February 29, 2016 - 12:34am
February 24, 2016
Section 2A south boys basketball: Springfield ends Mountain Lake Area season
SPRINGFIELD — Mountain Lake Area knew as the seventh-seed in Section 2A South that things wouldn’t be easy. Tuesday, the Wolverines were unable to overcome a strong, youthful Springfield squad as it took an 87-67 loss to the second-seeded Tigers. Levi Stoesz scored a team-best...
February 24, 2016 - 12:27am
February 19, 2016
Prep girls basketball: Adrian comes back for OT win; Red Rock Central drops third straight
ADRIAN — Adrian won by the skin of its teeth in overtime Friday night. Down by 16 with 10 minutes remaining, the Dragons battled back to pull off the 72-69 victory over the Fulda Raiders. With just 14 seconds remaining in overtime, Jodi Bents sunk a clutch three to give the Dragons...
February 19, 2016 - 11:52pm