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Hawk Creek Lutheran Church members salvage a few pieces from fire-damaged building
Mark Dayton at DNC recalls Senate seat mate Hillary Clinton
Essentia rates 4 stars, Sanford 3 stars in new hospital quality comparison
Baustian siblings take part in 4-H Swine Show at Rock County Fair
Planning Commission approves after-the-fact permit
Ride with mom leads to lessons on bees, porcupine grass
Adrian looks to be Cinderella of state Legion tourney ball
Column: Cubs defense was stellar
YMCA Fun Run a good time for all ages
Amateur baseball: Worthington wins, takes 1-0 series lead over Heron Lake
Column: Night and day
Letter: Many thanks are offered following fire at business
Letter: Hagedorn all about negativity, fear
Letter: TV coverage of GOP convention left much to be desired
Letter: Journey pastor grateful for community support
Eleanor Louise Engebretson
Calen Daniel "Rudy" Ross
Religion briefs: July 28
Column: Face time
Looking Back: 2006 -- City, YMCA approved deal for new Y facility
THE SCHIZ: Barber keeps on clipping at downtown Worthington shop
Column: A memorable — and cold — arrival in Worthington in 1872
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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...
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
July 9, 2015
Beauty, control and ‘wow effect’ on display at Draft Horse Show
SLAYTON — The Murray County Classic Draft Horse Show is celebrating nine years. Draft horses from all over the country will compete in Slayton this weekend to accumulate points for the North American Six-Horse Hitch Classic Series. Horses will be judged on various attributes,...
July 9, 2015 - 8:39pm
June 4, 2015
Trail association schedules annual meeting
SLAYTON — The Friends of the Casey Jones Trail Association will have its annual meeting at 7 p.m. June 11 in the meeting room at Murray County Courts Building 2848 Broadway Ave., Slayton. The Friends of the Casey Jones Trail Association is a non-profit organization, formed to advocate...
June 4, 2015 - 6:17pm
March 2, 2015
Letter: Dayton's roads and bridges plan deserves support
By Richard G. Andert, Slayton A majority of Minnesota’s roads are more than 50 years old, and in the next three years one in five will pass its useful life. Forty percent of our bridges are 40 years old or older. And in the next 10 years, most will be past their useful life. Gov....
March 2, 2015 - 5:01pm
January 16, 2015
Economy of two area counties recognized
ST. PAUL — Minnesota ranks third in the nation in the number of counties that have recovered from the recession, according to a new report from the National Association of Counties (NACO). Nine Minnesota counties, all located in Greater Minnesota, have met or surpassed prerecession...
January 16, 2015 - 9:47pm
January 7, 2015
Blizzard Watch in effect from Thursday afternoon through Thursday evening
A Wind Chill Advisory remains in effect until 6 a.m. CST Thursday. A Blizzard Watch remains in effect form Thursday afternoon through Thursday evening. For the wind chill warning and advisory... * Wind Chill Values -- Wind chill values will average 20 below to 30 below zero...
January 7, 2015 - 12:07pm
December 30, 2014
Letter: Be careful driving on Murray County highway
By Earl K. Halverson, Fulda Highway 59 between Slayton and Fulda recently had a bump-for-lump facelift. It could leave travelers with bladder control or speaking with loose dentures in a dilemma.
December 30, 2014 - 8:31pm
December 10, 2014
Murray County named County of the Year
SLAYTON — During the 2014 Minnesota Counties Intergovernmental Trust (MCIT) Annual Membership Meeting hosted Monday in St. Cloud, Board Chair...
December 10, 2014 - 9:00pm
December 2, 2014
Kluis appointed to fill county board vacancy
SLAYTON — Murray County commissioners have appointed Glenn “Corky” Kluis as the new District 4 commissioner, representing the Slayton community, effective Tuesday. The vacancy was created after the death of former Commissioner John Giese. Kluis was elected to represent...
December 2, 2014 - 8:17pm
November 21, 2014
Family caregivers important part of aging process
LUVERNE — Whether you check in on an elderly neighbor each day or provide care for an aging parent or spouse, the role of a caregiver is extremely important in keeping people in their own home for as long as possible. During National Family Caregivers Month in November, the...
November 21, 2014 - 9:53pm
November 5, 2014
Murray County election results
FEDERAL U.S. Senator Steve Carlson, 177; Mike McFadden, 1128; Al Franken, 1214; Heather Johnson, 47 U.S. Representative District 7 Torrey Westrom, 1139; Collin Peterson, 1399 STATE State Representative District 22A Joe Schomacker, 1517; Diana Slyter, 1018 Governor and...
November 5, 2014 - 2:22pm
October 28, 2014
Lunchbox Lecture series begins
SLAYTON — The Murray County Historical Society Museum will host a Lunchbox Lecture Series beginning Nov. 6. The lectures will be from noon to 1 p.m. in the Dinehart-Holt House, Slayton. Participants will bring their own lunch, and the museum staff will set up tables and serve coffee....
October 28, 2014 - 8:08pm
Two vie for Murray County District 4 commissioner seat
Editor’s note: The following are written responses to questions posed to the candidates; they are published in the form they are received and not edited. Office sought: Murray County Commissioner District 4 Occupation: I am a freelance alternative energy (wind, solar, hydro)...
October 28, 2014 - 7:48pm