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Lightning punches hole in roof, causes fire at Wis. assisted living residence
The future of the state's rural economy is already here, and it looks a lot like southwest Minnesota
Lost hunter built fire, drank bog water to survive 3 days before rescuers pulled him from Minn. forest
Level 3 offender moving to Worthington
Ness to speak in Pipestone on quilting
Cross country: Runck, Piotter lead MLA boys past WHS at Loon Lake
Thursday prep roundup: Pipestone Area sweeps Worthington
With its quirks and acoustics, Williams Arena could give Lynx advantage in WNBA finals
Girls tennis: Pipestone Area tops Trojans, 6-1
Boys soccer: Diaz goal energizes Trojans in 5-2 win
Watching "Vietnam," rethinking one's own youth
Finders keepers doesn't apply to kindness
GREAT INDOORS: Oozing with fall flavors, spiced rum adds richness to pumpkin cobbler
In a pickle over a side dish?
Wine evolution class also teaches basic appreciation
Polly Anna Van Der Linden
Marjorie Ann Leen
Rick "Ricky" Twait
Looking Back: 1992 -- Wellstone was speaker at King Turkey Day
KTD speaker: Start noticing people
Disheveled Theologian: Evening reminiscences
Column: Sunday afternoon outing sufficient for true world wonder
Looking Back: 1992 -- Bristow joins staff of local insurer
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Bruns 50th anniversary
Jensen 85th birthday
Hohensee 50th anniversary
Wallace 80th birthday
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August 16, 2012
Repairing an eroding shore
WORTHINGTON -- In late November 2009, Paul Langseth stood atop a 20-foot cliff and looked straight down into the murky waters of Lake Ocheda...
August 16, 2012 - 10:02pm
August 7, 2012
Bid awarded for trail project
WORTHINGTON -- R&G Construction, Marshall, was awarded a contract Tuesday to do the work on the proposed Nobles County trail system along County State Aid Highway 35 and Crailsheim Drive. The firm will also construct curb and gutter on the west end of Oxford Street in a project it...
August 7, 2012 - 10:16pm
July 18, 2012
Minnesota 23 project delayed
BEAVER CREEK -- The Minnesota 23 reconstruction from Interstate 90 to Jasper has been delayed until 2013, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation. The "determination of award" for the project, which was scheduled to begin July 9, has been delayed and will result in...
July 18, 2012 - 9:01pm
May 13, 2012
Habitat gears up for new build
LUVERNE -- Ground was broken Saturday on the latest project of Southwestern Minnesota Habitat for Humanity. The 1,008-square-foot single family...
May 13, 2012 - 7:53pm
May 11, 2012
Evers take on cemetery project
JEFFERS -- Nine years ago as the president of the American Legion Ladies Auxiliary in Jeffers, Sharon Evers wanted to compile the names of veterans...
May 11, 2012 - 9:48pm
Minnesota West gets $4.6 million
WORTHINGTON -- A public works bill of nearly $500 million dollars signed Friday by Gov. Mark Dayton includes money for flood prevention, transportation...
May 11, 2012 - 9:44pm
May 8, 2012
I-90 resurfacing project begins
MANKATO -- Motorists on westbound Interstate 90 west of Jackson will experience lane restrictions and a rest area closure while crews resurface the road beginning Monday, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation. The milling and paving work requires lane closures that...
May 8, 2012 - 9:43pm
March 7, 2012
Dynamic kids take on project
WORTHINGTON -- A State Farm Good Neighbor Service Learning Grant is helping a student group make strides in a service learning project addressing...
March 7, 2012 - 9:21pm
February 13, 2012
Event center project moves forward
WORTHINGTON -- The Worthington City Council authorized Mayor Alan Oberloh to execute two professional service contracts for the event center...
February 13, 2012 - 10:37pm
January 25, 2012
Broadband project progresses in area
LAKEFIELD -- By the end of January, about 300 Lakefield residents will enjoy a range telecommunication services powered by fiber-optic cables. The company offering the service to homes and businesses -- Southwest Minnesota Broadband Services -- started as a consortium of communities...
January 25, 2012 - 8:44pm
December 21, 2011
Dundee sewer project to get legislative support
DUNDEE -- A new sanitary sewer collection system is poised to get a boost in the Minnesota Legislature next month following a Wednesday meeting with a pair of state elected officials. Larry Howes, a Walker Republican and chair of the House Capital Investment Committee, along with...
December 21, 2011 - 8:39pm
November 17, 2011
Event center project moving along
WORTHINGTON -- Things are starting to look up for the event center project, as city council members approved a memorandum of understanding with Lexington Hotel Development Group from Greendale, Wis., during the council meeting Monday -- to exclusively discuss parameters of an agreement...
November 17, 2011 - 8:56pm
November 14, 2011
Council enters into MOU for event center project
WORTHINGTON -- The Worthington City Council authorized Monday an agreement to enter into a memorandum of understanding with the Lexington Hotel Development Group for its event center/hotel plan. Alderman Ron Wood noted the MOU does not serve as an execution of a management agreement,...
November 14, 2011 - 11:37pm
September 26, 2011
Heron Lake teacher will start GPS project
HERON LAKE --Southwest Star Concept Elementary School teacher Rob Graef is finding a new way to preserve history in the Heron Lake-Okabena area. Graef...
September 26, 2011 - 11:23pm
August 12, 2011
4-H'er builds beef herd with Rolling Hills Heifer Project
READING -- Showing livestock at the fair is a lot of work for 4-H members -- especially for those involved in the beef project.
August 12, 2011 - 8:19pm