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Here's the plan: District 518 releases site map for new property
Mentally aware: Worthington’s Nelson happy in life thanks to help, finding positives
New site, name means 'Serenity' now
Kruse files to run for House District 22B
Many closed for Memorial Day
Section 3A track and field: Athletes advance to finals
Les Knutson: Windom's BARC gym will honor a coaching legend
Amateur baseball: Windom scores in ninth to beat Pipestone
Section 2AAA baseball: Trojans split on first day
Section 2AAA softball: Trojans lose twice in tournament
Column: One race over; here comes another
Column: The GOP's lost hope for scandal
Column: Memorial Day takes on significance this election year
Column: Honoring our fallen heroes, respecting our veterans
Column: A Trump too far?
Raymond "Ray" LeRoy Powell
William "Bill" Weppler
Marcella L. Hurlburt
Raymond "Ray" LeRoy Powell
Jack-of-all-trades: Plans shaping up to name BARC gymnasium in Jack Kelly's honor
Column: Our young soldiers are becoming only a dim memory
Out & About: May 27-June 11
Five tips for backyard smoking this summer
Religion briefs: May 26
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Twylla von Holdt 80th birthday
Dayle von Holdt 85th birthday
Wick 90th birthday
Wibbens 95th birthday
Anderson 95th birthday
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April 26, 2016
$1.25 million sought for Casey Jones State trail: Legislative funding would be used to develop, complete pathway
SLAYTON — The Murray County Board of Commissioners, in a move similar to other county and city organizations in the region, passed a resolution Tuesday supporting state funding for the Casey Jones State Trail in Minnesota’s 2016 bonding bill. Members of the Friends of the Casey...
April 26, 2016 - 8:13pm
Slayton woman pleads guilty to sex with a minor
SLAYTON — A 28-year-old Slayton woman, pleaded guilty Monday to third-degree criminal sexual conduct with a victim aged 13-15 in Murray County District Court. According to court records, a Murray County Sheriff’s Deputy spoke last August with Ricci Lee Berglund’s husband, who...
April 26, 2016 - 8:11pm
Letter: Keep roads clean, right of ways unobstructed
By Christy S. Riley, Murray County Community Relations Coordinator, Slayton As farming season begins, the Murray County commissioners and Murray County Township officials would like to remind farmers that planting crops within the right of way of a public road is a safety hazard —...
opinion / letters
April 26, 2016 - 4:33pm
February 11, 2016
Region 3A and beyond: Jack Erickson named regional Triple ‘A’ Award winner
SLAYTON — The rebels of Murray County Central have reason to celebrate as one of their own has claimed the title of Region 3A Triple ‘A’...
February 11, 2016 - 8:30pm
January 28, 2016
Southwest Minnesota counties see continued expansion in cattle, hog facilities
LUVERNE — Whether looking to put grain into livestock or save money on fertilizer by spreading manure, farmers in southwest Minnesota are investing...
News / agriculture
January 28, 2016 - 10:04pm
January 26, 2016
Accountant by day, writer by night: Slayton woman pens series of self-published books
SLAYTON — Lisa Saner of rural Slayton has occasionally wondered what her life would have been like if she had pursued writing in college instead...
January 26, 2016 - 8:20pm
November 24, 2015
Murray County Museum hosts parade of trees, vintage toy display
SLAYTON — The Murray County Historical Museum and Dinehart Holt House, Slayton, are hosting a Holiday Parade of Trees and treasured Vintage Toy Display, with an open house planned from 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday. Hot cider, coffee and homemade Christmas goodies will be served during the...
November 24, 2015 - 8:49pm
November 20, 2015
Slayton museum to host of parade of trees
SLAYTON — The Murray County Historical Museum and Dinehart Holt House, Slayton, are hosting a Holiday Parade of Trees and treasured Vintage Toy Display, with an open house planned from 1 to 4 p.m., Nov. 29. Hot cider, coffee and homemade Christmas goodies will be served during the...
November 20, 2015 - 9:58pm
October 22, 2015
Birthday card, balloons stuck in tree lead to interesting story
SLAYTON — Murray County Highway Maintenance Worker Jay Sauer was busy hauling gravel from a pit 10 miles east of Slayton Thursday when he discovered...
October 22, 2015 - 8:34pm
October 6, 2015
Civil War history to be featured at Murray County meeting
SLAYTON — The Murray County Historical Society invites the public to attend the society’s annual meeting, scheduled for 2 p.m. Sunday at the City Limits Bar and Grill. The presentation will begin at 3 p.m. Scheduled speakers are Sharon and Richard Krom of Rochester, who will...
October 6, 2015 - 9:44pm
August 16, 2015
SLAYTON — With sultry heat under a cloudless blue sky Saturday afternoon, attendees at the dedication of the new Murray County Veterans Memorial...
August 16, 2015 - 8:39pm
August 14, 2015
Driving blind: New tandem driving event popular at the Murray County Fair
SLAYTON — Though the Murray County Fair includes traditional activities like 4-H exhibits, fried food and carnival rides, but this year the...
August 14, 2015 - 8:11am
August 7, 2015
Murray County fair starts Wednesday
SLAYTON — The Murray County fairgrounds will open its gates Wednesday for this year’s fair. The schedule is packed with activities. Some of the bigger events include live music by Chris Von Arx, a 5K cowbell run and a backseat driving competition. Included in the mix will...
August 7, 2015 - 8:43pm
July 23, 2015
Lake Shetek Area chapter of Let's Go Fishing expanding its mission
Board members of the Lake Shetek chapter of Let’s Go Fishing want to make community members aware that they too can schedule outings on the handicap accessible pontoon. When the chapter first began, its focus was on residents of nursing homes and assisted living centers. While...
sports / outdoors
July 23, 2015 - 10:30pm
July 13, 2015
Lots of old-time horsing around at Murray County show
SLAYTON — Amid the screeching sounds of an elevator carrying oats up the belt and the occasional snort from the horses as they circled around...
July 13, 2015 - 11:31am