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They’re gonna put on a show: WMS choristers to perform Thursday, Friday
Planning commission discusses new apartments, garage addition
Public Works director reappointed to four-year term: County denies pay increase for Schnieder
Cruz drops out: Trump wins big in Indiana
Statewide gas tax proposed: Nobles & Cottonwood support 16-cent-per-gallon hike
Track and field: Competition keen at Nangle Relays
Boys tennis: Trojans play Redwood Valley tough
Prep golf: Brinkman paces JCC girls
Prep softball: MLA downs Flying Dutchmen
Prep baseball: Volk hit jump-starts HL-O
Letter: Half-cent tax can do a lot more good
As others see it: Let's all fight teen drug use
Column: Cruz-Fiorina -- a musical comedy
Letter: Walz deserves kudos for bipartisan efforts
Column: Trump, in his own words
Robert H. Bakken
Marian Ruth Weitgenant
Leon "Buster" Joseph Pommier
Loren P. Ulbricht
Detective work: Dave Hoffman recognized as one of the ‘Faces of Hope’ by Crisis Center
Looking Back: 1966 -- Parachutist treated at local hospital
Column: Think we've had rain? Remember this stormy weather?
First ‘Birding on the Green’ event is Monday
Religion briefs: April 28
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Breuker 90th birthday
Verdoorn 50th anniversary
Kruger 90th birthday
Kremer 98th birthday
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July 10, 2015
Legion baseball: Edgerton, Pipestone advance to title game
PIPESTONE — The Division 2 Sub-District 2 tournament opened on Friday with Edgerton and Pipestone earning trips to this morning’s title game. Edgerton, the No. 4-seed, made it to the semifinals when fifth-seeded Slayton forfeited their pigtail game. Post 42 used that opportunity...
sports / prep
July 10, 2015 - 11:49pm
July 9, 2015
VFW baseball: Worthington wins big, clinches league title
WORTHINGTON — After Thursday’s game, some numbers stuck out in the mind of Worthington head coach TD Hostikka. One, 24-5, 7-1, 174 and 63...
sports / prep
July 9, 2015 - 11:21pm
July 5, 2015
Amateur baseball: Jackson takes nailbiter over Worthington; Hadley wins two
WORTHINGTON — In a game that turned into a pitcher’s duel after looking like a barnburner early, Jackson had the final say. A single run...
July 5, 2015 - 11:49pm
July 1, 2015
Appeldorn farm turns 101
PIPESTONE — For 101 years the Appeldorn family has been planting crops — and possibly even more importantly, memories — on their farm. John...
News / agriculture
July 1, 2015 - 4:22pm
June 23, 2015
Saluting the troops with Pipestone
PIPESTONE — The Pipestone community will celebrate its patriotic history this week by honoring its past and current veterans during the 26th annual Watertower Festival. The theme for the celebration is “Salute the Troops.” The festivities kicked off Monday with the traditional...
June 23, 2015 - 8:47pm
June 15, 2015
VFW Baseball: Worthington, Pipestone split doubleheader
PIPESTONE — Worthington VFW Post 3958 picked up steam late in the first game of its doubleheader against Pipestone Monday and carried that right over into the nightcap. The late surge by Worthington wasn’t enough in the opener. Pipestone scored six runs in the bottom of the second...
sports / prep
June 15, 2015 - 11:33pm
Amateur baseball: Hadley ropes Jackson; Worthington gets road win
JACKSON — Nick Bruning had himself a day Sunday in Jackson. The Hadley third baseman drove in seven of his team’s 10 runs in a 10-2 win...
June 15, 2015 - 12:32am
June 12, 2015
Bud Johnston appointed to tourism council
ST. PAUL — Gov. Mark Dayton announced Friday the appointment of Bud Johnston, Pipestone, to the Explore Minnesota Tourism Council as an at-large member. Johnston’s term begins Wednesday and will continue through Jan. 7, 2019. He replaces former council member Bonnie Carlson. Johnston...
June 12, 2015 - 8:11pm
June 8, 2015
Adrian man makes appearance in felony negligent fire case
LUVERNE — More than 10 months after the incident occurred, Mark Zebe of Adrian appeared in Rock County District Court Monday in connection with a negligent fire case that led to the death of Ashley Von Holtum of Pipestone. According to court documents, the incident occurred south...
June 8, 2015 - 5:01pm
VFW baseball: Worthington wins two in Luverne Tournament
LUVERNE — The Worthington VFW Post 3958 baseball team won twice in three tries over the weekend to improve its overall record to 7-2 on the season. Worthington dropped a 7-4 decision to Pipestone on Friday before playing two solid games on Saturday. It beat Windom 8-4 and won by...
sports / prep
June 8, 2015 - 12:07am
June 7, 2015
Pipestone schoolhouse open during summer
PIPESTONE — The District 3 One-Room Schoolhouse at L. H. Moore Park in Pipestone is open to the public from 1 to 3 p.m. Thursdays through the summer. Volunteers will be present to share information about the oldest country school in the county. Children need to be accompanied by...
June 7, 2015 - 7:35pm
May 15, 2015
Monument plans fee increase in 2016
PIPESTONE – Starting Jan. 1, 2016, Pipestone National Monument will increase entrance fees for visitors in order to fund important maintenance and improvement projects within the park. The current per-person fee will increase from $3 to $7; the monument-specific annual pass will...
May 15, 2015 - 9:37pm
April 26, 2015
Name released in fatal crash
PIPESTONE — The man killed in a two-vehicle crash on Friday near Pipestone has been identified as Maynard Wogen, 66, of Pipestone. Wogen was driving a 2001 Audi A6 eastbound on Minnesota 30 when he was struck broadside by a southbound 2012 International semi truck driven by Bryan...
April 26, 2015 - 8:15pm
April 17, 2015
Alleged murderer arrested in Pipestone
PIPESTONE — A former White Bear Lake man accused of killing his girlfriend’s three-month-old daughter a year ago was arrested at approximately...
News / crime
April 17, 2015 - 9:48pm
April 16, 2015
Pipestone Monument plans prescribed burn
PIPESTONE — Pipestone National Monument has scheduled a prescribed burn during the period of April 27 through May 22. When appropriate wind, temperature, and humidity conditions exist between these dates, approximately 92 acres of the tallgrass prairie will be burned. Historically,...
April 16, 2015 - 8:37pm