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Which way do we go? Roundabout proven safer, but some are confused
Hog heaven: Sibley-Ocheyedan FFA chapter meets fundraising goal
St. Gabriel's Church gives back with Stations of the Cross donation
Minnesota West volunteers to be featured during fund drive
Some Minnesota highways will get higher speed limits
Section 3A boys basketball: DeBoer board, free throw save Southwest
Girls basketball: MCW, BEA, JCC, Pipestone Area move on
College wrestling: Henning, Farris ousted in nationals
State wrestling tournament: Axford upsets No. 1; Two Trojans in semis
State Class A wrestling tournament: W/ML's Stevens goes OT to advance
Column: A step forward in Afghanistan
Column: District 518 moving forward with high school addition project
Column: The waiting game Boehner can't win
Column: Workforce housing key to economic growth in Greater Minnesota
Column: Twitter as America's conscience
Joseph L. Tolver
Robert H. Strandberg
Joan Vance Wiley
A real puzzler: Pat Loosbrock puts together works of art, piece by piece
Column: Hay! Did you know about our town's wonder crop?
Out & About: Feb. 27-March 7
Religion briefs: Feb. 26
Looking Back: 1940 - Historic Chautauqua Park pavilion torn down
Out and About
Lamfers 80th birthday
Grube 80th birthday
Erdman 80th birthday
Moser 85th birthday
Data: Feb. 28, 2015
Data: Feb. 27, 2015
Notice of Proposed City Ordinance
Notice of Mortgage Foreclosure Sale
Data: Feb. 24, 2015
January 21, 2015
Murray County Highway Department fined by MPCA
ST. PAUL — In its ongoing efforts to promote environmental compliance, the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency concluded 58 enforcement cases in 34 counties throughout Minnesota during the fourth quarter of 2014. Penalties from all 58 cases totaled $469,815. In all of 2014, the...
January 21, 2015 - 8:28pm
April 25, 2013
Murray County 4-H club honored
SLAYTON -- Residents of Slayton and the surrounding area may be enjoying their local disc golf course by this weekend, considering summer-like...
April 25, 2013 - 10:48pm
March 26, 2013
Murray County lodging study released
SLAYTON -- The results of a lodging study conducted in Murray County were presented Tuesday to Murray County commissioners, Economic Development Authority members and other stakeholders. Requested by the Murray County EDA in November, the study examined the demand for additional...
March 26, 2013 - 9:00pm
MCMC's Woldt is reinstated: Physician's assistant to return to work after board's vote
SLAYTON -- After two months of administrative leave, the Murray County Medical Center (MCMC) board voted 8-1 Tuesday afternoon to reinstate physician's assistant Dan Woldt without any disciplinary action. Allegations of misconduct were raised at the January board meeting and were...
March 26, 2013 - 9:00pm
February 12, 2012
Murray County Medical Center to expand
SLAYTON -- All sorts of things begin to grow in the spring, and in 2012 the Murray County Medical Center (MCMC) will be one of them. As soon as the weather cooperates, hopefully by early April, construction will begin on a 34,000 square foot expansion of the MCMC, which will add...
February 12, 2012 - 10:20pm
January 8, 2012
Murray County LEC moving right along
SLAYTON - Outside the Murray County Law Enforcement Center (LEC), things look pretty quiet, but inside, it's as busy as a beehive. Electricians, telephone line installers, carpenters and construction workers are all hard at work. Scheduled for completion Feb. 1, the new construction...
January 8, 2012 - 9:34pm
January 7, 2012
Citations: Jan. 7, 2012
The following charges have been filed in area district courts: Cottonwood County Dec. 23: Daniel David Dean Henderson, Windom, first-degree controlled substance manufacture Dec. 27: McKenzie Justine Dekam, Leota, careless driving, unlawful passing, speeding; Thongkhan Nunthavong,...
January 7, 2012 - 12:00am
August 19, 2011
Heading out to the Murray County Fair is a pleasure for most, but this sheep seems more intent on chewing through the chain on his pen and making a break for it. Maybe he's trying to get over to the Murray County Dairy Association booth for a pineapple shake?
August 19, 2011 - 8:37pm
The name of the game at the Murray County Fair - Bingo!
SLAYTON -- The quiet baa of a sheep, the giggling of children, the constant low hum of friends and neighbors chatting - these are all sounds that people associate with a fair. In Murray County, there's another sound that veteran fairgoers are used to hearing. "Bingo!" The Avoca...
August 19, 2011 - 8:34pm
August 16, 2011
Plenty of fun in store at Murray County Fair
SLAYTON -- New events, returning favorites and something for everyone -- that's what people can expect from this year's Murray County Fair in Slayton. "The fair board was able to bring so many new things to the fair thanks to the generous sponsors," said Murray County Community Relations...
August 16, 2011 - 9:07pm
July 25, 2011
Building a new center
Construction at the Murray County Law Enforcement is continuing at a good pace. This photo, submitted by Murray County Community Relations Director Christy Riley, was taken as the footings for the expansion phase of the project were poured.
July 25, 2011 - 8:17pm
June 24, 2011
Hamming it up in Avoca
AVOCA -- During Congressional hearings following Hurricane Katrina, it was said that one of the few examples of what went right during the disaster...
June 24, 2011 - 8:08pm
May 20, 2011
Murray County Law Enforcement Center renovation begins
SLAYTON -- Things may look a bit different, but business is going forth as usual at the Murray County Law Enforcement Center (LEC). The renovation began early this week, so offices and the dispatch center have temporarily moved to the courts building meeting room, and visitors are...
May 20, 2011 - 8:27pm
March 27, 2011
Murray County SWCD gets grant
MANKATO -- The AgStar Fund for Rural America, a corporate giving program of AgStar Financial Services, is proud to announce its 2011 grant recipients. This year, AgStar received a record number of grants. Overall, AgStar awarded $91,000 to a total of 22 organizations. Regionally,...
March 27, 2011 - 8:26pm