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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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November 4, 2015
RL-B, W-WG have school referendums approved; Pipestone Area voters deny request for increase
Two general operating referendums for southwest Minnesota school districts won lopsided victories Tuesday night, while another school district’s referendum was defeated. The Round Lake-Brewster school district was seeking a new 10-year referendum with no increase in its current...
November 4, 2015 - 10:01am
February 6, 2013
Round Lake-Brewster School District takes initial steps in high school building closure
ROUND LAKE -- After years of declining enrollment and subsequent financial difficulties, the Round Lake-Brewster School District has begun the...
February 6, 2013 - 11:45am
June 4, 2012
Round Lake, Brewster schools plan consolidation
BREWSTER -- The Round Lake and Brewster school boards will notify each other of their intent to pursue consolidation with at their school board meeting, according to a press release issued Monday. The boards are scheduled to meet at 6 p.m.
June 4, 2012 - 10:11pm
March 13, 2010
RL-B students learn dangers of meth
ROUND LAKE -- Not even once. It's a message that was repeated often during a presentation Friday at Round Lake-Brewster High School, when Buffalo...
March 13, 2010 - 12:00am
April 6, 2009
GIRLS' BASKETBALL: Adrian's Sam Lynn selected to all-RRC team for 4th time
ADRIAN -- Adrian's girls' basketball team cruised through the Red Rock Conference schedule this season, going undefeated in league play en route to its first state tournament berth. The Dragons recently were rewarded for their RRC dominance by having a conference-best four players...
April 6, 2009 - 12:00am
BOYS' BASKETBALL: 3 Panthers honored on all-RRC team
ELLSWORTH -- Three Ellsworth boys' basketball players highlighted the all-Red Rock Conference team recently announced. Junior center Trevor Gruis and senior guards Tom Nolte and Adam Van Der Stoep each were honored, along with 17 other players in the league. The trio led the Panthers...
April 6, 2009 - 12:00am
March 26, 2009
Local students discover their courage
WORTHINGTON -- Somewhere between jump ropes, upbeat music and giant colored balls flying through the air, area seventh-graders learned this week...
March 26, 2009 - 12:00am
March 7, 2009
RL-B to participate in Extension pilot program
BREWSTER -- The Round Lake-Brewster school district will participate in a University of Minnesota Extension pilot program that aims to boost student achievement through parent-school cooperation. Seven parents with children in varied grade levels and six district faculty and staff...
March 7, 2009 - 12:00am
March 6, 2009
PREP BOYS' BASKETBALL: Dominant first half sparks impressive Quasar win
WESTBROOK -- Dominating every phase of the game in the first half Thursday night, Southwest Star Concept hustled and shot its way to an impressive 51-15 lead on Round Lake-Brewster in an opening round game of the Section 3A South high school boys' basketball tournament. Sparked by...
March 6, 2009 - 12:11am
March 3, 2009
BOYS' BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Patriots cruise past SWC, claim third place in Red Rock Conference
HILLS -- Halden Van Wyhe, Heath Van Wyhe and Terence Reid combined to score 53 points Monday night to lead Hills-Beaver Creek's boys' basketball team to an 80-58 victory over Southwest Christian. Halden Van Wyhe scored 22 points, Heath Van Wyhe had 16, and Reid added 15 for the Patriots,...
March 3, 2009 - 12:00am
February 28, 2009
BOYS' BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Van Wyhe becomes all-time leading scorer at Hills-Beaver Creek
HILLS -- Halden Van Wyhe had his name etched in the record books Friday night. The senior guard became the all-time career scoring leader for Hills-Beaver Creek's boys' basketball program. Van Wyhe, who needed three points to surpass Steve Esselink on the all-time list, scored...
February 28, 2009 - 12:02am
GIRLS' BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: W-WG, Edgerton advance
WESTBROOK -- Westbrook-Walnut Grove trailed nearly the entire time in Friday night's Section 3A South girls' basketball game. Except at the end. Kristie Hoffman made a key steal, and Chanel Madson converted a layup to give W-WG a one-point lead en route to a 38-36 victory against...
February 28, 2009 - 12:02am
February 26, 2009
Ellsworth earns No. 1 seed in Section 3A South boys' basketball tournament
WORTHINGTON -- Entering with a 21-2 record overall and a No. 5 ranking in the state polls, the Ellsworth Panthers earned the No. 1 seed Wednesday in the Section 3A South boys' basketball tournament. Ellsworth, which travels to Worthington tonight, has a first-round bye and will play...
February 26, 2009 - 3:00pm
February 25, 2009
Editorial: Is four enough?
It shouldn't be terribly surprising that three southwest Minnesota school districts -- Round Lake-Brewster, Southwest Star Concept and Windom -- are mulling over four-day weeks as a means of saving money. In September 2008, MACCRAY (Maynard-Clara City-Raymond) became the only school...
February 25, 2009 - 9:27pm
BOYS' BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Trojans hit 16 3-pointers in win against MCW
SHERBURN -- Sinking 16 3-pointers Tuesday night and getting double-figure scoring from five players, Worthington defeated Martin County West 82-64 in a non-conference high school boys' basketball game. Travis Meinders connected for seven of those Trojan treys, as he fired in a game-high...
February 25, 2009 - 12:01am