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From Santa and Mrs. Claus to popcorn maker and Bookin’ Buddy, Ossenforts relish volunteer role
Indonesian man found dead after being swallowed by python
Minnesota daycare provider accused of causing brain damage to 13-month-old
Small fire departments make difference
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Scott Rall: One more invasive species
UND cuts women's hockey, men's and women's swimming
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Letter: MN anti-environment bills put politics ahead of science
Minnesota lawmakers: A bipartisan proposal to fight opioid abuse
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Church’s Lenten theme gets people thinking
Daughters often get first tanning salon experience with mom
Column: Your not-average people have great things going for them
Remarkable recovery: A combined 14 surgeries later, Bart and Sherry DeBoer share tale of crash with suspected drunk driver
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March 16, 2017
MS. SIMPLICITY: The art of living a cozy life
FARGO — Have you heard the Danish word "hygge"? Up until last week, I had not. But then I mentioned it to a friend and she had heard of...
March 16, 2017 - 8:08pm
March 9, 2017
How to deal with sentimental clutter after a loss
A common question I receive is the problem of dealing with sentimental clutter. Sentimental clutter includes those things you hold onto for no...
March 9, 2017 - 7:45pm
February 17, 2017
MS. SIMPLICITY: Life lessons from a veteran mom to the newbies
FARGO — I have become that woman. You know, the one who comes up to you at the store when you are pushing a grocery cart full of screaming...
February 17, 2017 - 12:22pm
February 10, 2017
Ms. Simplicity: How to organize after the death of a parent
Last week I had two conversations with people who were wondering where I come up with my topics each week. And I can honestly say it is through...
February 10, 2017 - 11:10am
February 5, 2015
Art students prove they ‘can’ make a difference
SIBLEY, Iowa — Before winter break, students in Sibley-Ocheyedan High School’s National Art Honor Society took on a challenge to turn cans...
February 5, 2015 - 7:17pm
December 29, 2014
State releases funding to the Northwest Iowa Regional Housing Trust Fund
SIBLEY, Iowa — The Northwest Iowa Regional Housing Trust Fund, Inc. (NWIRHTF) announces the release of $339,392 from the State Housing Trust Fund for fiscal year 2015. The money was released from the Iowa Finance Authority who administers the State Housing Trust Fund. This financial...
December 29, 2014 - 9:09pm
October 7, 2012
Equipment upgrades help organization save energy and money
FULDA -- Interstate Power and Light Company, an Alliant Energy company, is helping an ethanol plant in southwestern Minnesota save energy with a new fan system. Heron Lake BioEnergy earned a substantial rebate check from Alliant Energy for work to convert its coal-fired boiler system...
October 7, 2012 - 11:54pm
July 15, 2010
SMAHC announces upcoming workshops
MARSHALL -- Southwest Minnesota Arts & Humanities Council will host workshops designed to assist organizations in applying for the following grant programs: Art Projects Grants, Arts Organization Development Grants and Arts Legacy Grants for Organizations and Communities. A workshop...
July 15, 2010 - 8:19pm
May 4, 2010
Community Foundation of Lyon County announces grant recipients
ROCK RAPIDS, Iowa -- The Community Foundation of Lyon County has announced it will award $108,550 in grants to 18 organizations in 2010. The foundation disperses funds though the Endow Iowa program, which funnels a portion of Iowa gambling revenues to counties without a gambling...
May 4, 2010 - 9:54pm
April 7, 2010
Deadline for SMAHC grants is May 2
WORTHINGTON -- The Southwest Minnesota Arts and Humanities Council (SMAHC) has announced a May 3 deadline for round two of its new Arts Legacy Grants for Organizations and Communities program. The earliest project start date for these projects is July 1, 2010. Grants of up to $25,000...
April 7, 2010 - 12:00am
February 10, 2010
Foundation awards ceremony is tonight
SIBLEY, Iowa -- Twenty-seven organizations will receive a hand up on their projects tonight, when the Community Foundation of Osceola County hosts its annual awards ceremony at 5 p.m. in the Sibley Senior Center. The foundation is awarding $88,427 in grants from Endow Iowa Program...
February 10, 2010 - 12:00am
January 5, 2010
Energy assistance, weatherization funds still available
WORTHINGTON -- After "weathering" some hard knocks from Old Man Winter and the economy, area folks are increasingly turning to weatherization and energy assistance programs offered by Southwestern Minnesota Opportunity Council Inc. Doug Mead, the community development department...
January 5, 2010 - 12:00am
December 10, 2009
Eight local projects receive WAF grants
WORTHINGTON -- The Worthington Area Foundation awarded $4,300 in grants to eight area organizations Wednesday at First State Bank Southwest....
December 10, 2009 - 12:00am