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Suicides make up bulk of gun deaths in ND, MN
Crash probe leaves mystery: June crash on Duluth bridge killed wrong-way driver, injured others
Advent of the tug-barge: Lake freighter yields to barge traffic on Great Lakes
Gaining steam: Stillwater theater effort at old Zephyr depot is gaining steam
Change in portable deer stand law set for WMAs in northwest Minnesota
BRAD DOKKEN: Biologist can't explain poor grouse hunting in Minnesota
Pheasant opener proved predictably tough
Duluth bowhunter takes 260-pound buck in city hunt
COLLEGE HOCKEY: UND strikes back to blank Gophers 4-0
Fielding Questions: Dipladenia can be wintered successfully
GROWING TOGETHER: Autumn checklist for putting yard and garden to bed
Caregivers may need to work to recover positive memories
Column: Where was God during the Vegas massacre?
Letter: Repeating the first Thanksgiving
Duane C. Braun
Eugene C. Schmidt
Margaret P. Bayerkohler
Leland C. Pohlman
Gwendolyn "Gwen" Jean Bjerke
Disheveled Theologian: Faith and the art of garden maintenance
No shortage of Halloween happenings in area
Indian dance company to share “Sacred Earth” here next Saturday
Column: They are probably taking pills for their belly aches
Witzel keeps up with technology at Beltline Automotive
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Ransom 50th anniversary
Adolph 90th birthday
Birth: Tobiah Loy
Nobles County Ditch 11 Final Hearing
Regular School Board Meeting Minutes September 2017
MN Dept. of Education Revenue & Expenditures 2017 & 2018
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mountain lake area
October 18, 2015
Prep football: Tracy-Milroy-Balaton wins big; Mountain Lake Area's season ends
TRACY — Brett Swenhaugen threw for 269 yards and three touchdowns as Tracy-Milroy-Balaton had little trouble advancing to the Section 3A title game. The top-seeded Panthers had 35 points in the first half and never let up, eventually beating No. 4 Springfield 49-6. T-M-B will play...
October 18, 2015 - 10:48pm
October 14, 2015
Section 3 9-man football: Hills-Beaver Creek, Mountain Lake Area, Edgerton/Ellsworth score big in wins
HILLS — Top-seeded Hills-Beaver Creek defeated the No. 8 Heron Lake-Okabena in the first round of Section 3 9-man playoffs 58-28 Tuesday. The home Patriots began with an outstanding first quarter which the Wildcats couldn’t recover from. Cooper Vaughn was the most dynamic player...
October 14, 2015 - 12:54am
Prep cross country: Marshall girls dominate; Suda wins again
ADRIAN — In what was certainly a quality field of high school cross country runners representing 16 teams, several stellar individual and team performances matched the gorgeous fall weather that graced the Dragon Invitational Tuesday. With clear skies, abundant sunshine, just a...
October 14, 2015 - 12:49am
October 12, 2015
Prep football: New season begins Tuesday
The high school football season is starting all over again tonight. The regular season is history. The postseason has arrived. With each game from now until the Minnesota Prep Bowl scheduled for Nov. 13 and 14, a single-elimination “tournament” will eventually crown state champions...
October 12, 2015 - 8:16pm
October 10, 2015
Prep football: Section seedings announced; Worthington plays Wednesday in St. Peter
Seedings for the Minnesota section football playoffs were announced Saturday morning with the release of the final QRF (Quality Results Formula) rankings. Section 3AAA will not begin tournament play until Wednesday when two area teams will be in action. Worthington finished...
October 10, 2015 - 5:20pm
October 6, 2015
Prep volleyball: Westbrook-Walnut Grove sweeps Heron Lake-Okabena; Hills-Beaver Creek comes back against Fulda
WESTBROOK — Westbrook-Walnut Grove improved to 7-1 in the Red Rock Conference with a sweep of Heron Lake-Okabena in Tuesday night’s volleyball match. Game scores were 25-22, 25-20 and 25-17. The Chargers, which move to 14-4 overall, were led by Cassidy Mischke, who had 12 kills...
October 6, 2015 - 11:59pm
September 29, 2015
Prep volleyball: Windom Area sweeps Westbrook-Walnut Grove; Red Rock Central survives Hills-Beaver Creek
WINDOM — In a battle of top-tier Section 3A squads, it was all Windom Area Tuesday night. The Eagles got ahead early and never let up, winning a 25-10, 25-7, 25-15 nonconference battle against Westbrook-Walnut Grove. “When they got ‘em down they kinda just went for blood,”...
September 29, 2015 - 11:44pm
Prep cross country: Schandelmeier paces Luverne girls with win in St. James
ST. JAMES — Paced by Madi Schandelmeier’s winning individual performance Tuesday, the Luverne Cardinals finished a solid second in the varsity girls’ team standings of the Saints Invitational high school cross country meet held at the Southfork Golf Course. Schandelmeier clipped...
September 29, 2015 - 11:41pm
September 23, 2015
Prep volleyball: Red Rock Central wins another nailbiter; Hills-Beaver Creek sweeps
WESTBROOK — Red Rock Central got into a five-set battle for the second night in a row Tuesday. For the second time in as many days, the Falcons came out on top. This time, they defeated Red Rock Conference arch-rival Westbrook-Walnut Grove 21-25, 25-22, 25-19, 22-25, 15-9. Serving...
September 23, 2015 - 12:17am
September 21, 2015
Prep cross country: Knutson, Irwin, Salentiny, Green, Mulske earn top-five finishes
WINDOM — While both team title chases were very close Monday at the Windom Country Club, the individual races were more clearly-separated at the eight-team Eagle Invitational high school cross country meet. Lake Crystal-Wellcome Memorial/Nicollet (2-8-12-15-22) edged Sleepy Eye...
September 21, 2015 - 9:33pm
September 16, 2015
Prep volleyball: Westbrook-Walnut Grove sweeps MCC; Heron Lake-Okabena wins in four
SLAYTON — From the first serve, Westbrook-Walnut Grove was in charge of Murray County Central Tuesday. Led by setter Gabby Herding, the W-WG Chargers won in three sets 25-9, 25-20, and 25-20. Herding ended the night 15-for-15 from the service line, totaling three aces. To go along...
September 16, 2015 - 1:57pm
September 2, 2015
Prep volleyball: Tracy-Milroy-Balaton ousts Windom Area; Southwest Christian sweeps Luverne
WINDOM — In an early-season matchup that could carry heavy Section 3A implications by season’s end, Tracy-Milroy-Balaton came out on top. Each game was close as the Panthers managed to knock off Windom Area in four sets. “It was a tough match,” said TMB head coach Katie...
September 2, 2015 - 12:07am
August 28, 2015
Prep volleyball: Windom Area, Mountain Lake Area win openers
FULDA — Windom Area proved it will be a tough force to contend with in its season opener Thursday in Fulda. The Eagles were in control all night, taking a nonconference sweep of 25-14, 25-19, 25-14. Lauren Huset had a nice night for Windom Area. The senior setter put up 22 set...
August 28, 2015 - 12:21am
August 27, 2015
Prep football: Rivalries on tap Friday
It’s not even September, but already interesting matchups dot the high school football landscape in southwest Minnesota and northwest Iowa. One such meeting will be that between Worthington and St. Peter. The Trojans enter the Week 2 matchup off of a 34-0 loss at the hands of Luverne....
August 27, 2015 - 9:30pm
August 22, 2015
Prep football: Mountain Lake Area starts fast, beats Fulda
MOUNTAIN LAKE — It took one play for Chris Boyd to announce his presence Saturday. On Mountain Lake Area’s first play from scrimmage,...
August 22, 2015 - 11:43pm