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Klobuchar, Franken announce more than $100 million in critical heating aid
Community helps build Oxford Street; 2017 overlay project could be delayed
Nobles SWCD begins connecting with landowners on buffers
Boo! Windom’s haunted house will spark ‘Old School Nightmares’
Minnesota already breaking voting records ahead of Nov. 8
Section 3A cross country: Luverne girls, Windom Area boys prevail
Section 2AA cross country: Koller leads WHS runners
Iowa state football: H-LP puts perfect record on the line
Scott Rall: Hi ho, hi ho, it's off to work we go
Section football: Fulda, MLA, MCC finish the job
Column: Unaffordable health care for southwest Minnesota
Editorial: Peterson in the 7th with an asterisk
Letter: School referendum represents chance to ‘pay it forward’
Editorial: Schomacker for District 22A Representative
Letter: Our schools are committed to our students and our community
Carol E. Anderson
Ralph Wellington Thueson
James G. Myers
Community Thanksgiving dinner is Nov. 24
Disheveled Theologian: Banana bread evangelism
2016 Local Business Guide Directory
Looking Back: 2006 -- Worthington Ambulance Service wins honor
Pumpkin soup perfect start for lively (but civil) dinner party
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Birth: Oct. 26, 2016
Kill 80th birthday
Taylor 90th birthday
Kunze 90th birthday
Schaap 90th birthday
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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
Five face off for Slayton City Council 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. Candidates Danial Jensen and Jason Kirchner did not submit their questionnaire for publication. Mark Boerboom Office...
October 28, 2014 - 7:27pm
August 25, 2014
Column: Relay for Life funds have many benefits
By Kim Lambert, ACS Relay For Life of Nobles County Co-Chair This is in response to Mr. Schwarz’s recent inquiry about where the funds raised in the local American Cancer Society’s Relay For Life events go. Generally speaking, nationwide 73 cents of every dollar raised by...
August 25, 2014 - 4:39pm
August 15, 2014
Exploring Murray County parks
Editor’s note: This is the third of a series on camping opportunities available in the region. Editor’s note: This is the third of a series...
August 15, 2014 - 8:45pm
June 26, 2014
Moline re-elected to leadership post with AMC
ST. PAUL — Murray County Commissioner Bob Moline has been re-elected to a second two-year term as director of the Association of Minnesota Counties’ (AMC) eighth district. “I’ve always had an interest in running for district director ever since I was elected as a commissioner...
June 26, 2014 - 9:35pm
June 5, 2014
Several file for county offices
The deadline for applying for county-level elected office was Wednesday. The following individuals have filed for candidacy: Cottonwood County County Commissioner, District 1: James Schmidt County Commissioner, District 3: Donna Gravely, Tom White County Commissioner, District...
June 5, 2014 - 9:39pm
April 21, 2014
Murray County raising funds to restore cattle barn
SLAYTON — A 100-year-old cattle barn on the Murray County Fairgrounds in Slayton is undergoing a major facelift, thanks to generous donations...
April 21, 2014 - 8:50pm
March 26, 2014
Editorial: MCMC board change needed
As developments at Slayton’s Murray County Medical Center (MCMC) continue to unfold, a multitude of questions are fair ones. It’s easy for many to be upset at the separation agreement approved by the MCMC board for ex-CEO Meldon Snow. As staff has continued to leave the facility...
March 26, 2014 - 5:00pm
March 14, 2014
Data: March 15. 2014
Accidents WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Police Department responded to a crash at 5:49 p.m. Thursday at Arby’s Restaurant. No injuries were reported. WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Police Department responded to a hit and run at 10:56 a.m. Friday in the 1600 block of Oakwood...
March 14, 2014 - 9:15pm
February 26, 2014
Murray County Medical Center under fire
SLAYTON — The Murray County Medical Board was confronted by upset citizens Tuesday during its regular board of directors meeting. Murray County residents came to demand answers about physician’s assistant Dan Woldt’s lawsuit against the medical center and to question CEO Meldon...
February 26, 2014 - 9:50pm
February 7, 2014
Murray, Lyon counties pass transportation resolution
WORTHINGTON — Sending a strong signal that the state can no longer afford to delay, Murray County and Lyon County are joining more than 70 other counties from across Minnesota that have passed a resolution to support a comprehensive transportation funding package in 2014. By passing...
February 7, 2014 - 10:58pm