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Stenehjem: 'Very likely' North Dakota will sue feds for cleanup costs
Video of Harrison Ford passenger plane incident released
SD breaks record with six days above 60 degrees, but major snowstorm on its way in southern counties
Acclaimed musical 'South Pacific' plays Thursday through Sunday at Memorial Auditorium
Hockey Olympian sisters tap Fighting Sioux logo designer for new apparel line
High school roundup: Falcons clinch Red Rock Conference
Swimming: Stingrays perform well at state meet
Girls basketball: Section girls basketball tournaments start soon
Girls basketball: Big plays by upperclassmen lead Trojans to win on Senior Night
Bill to jumpstart Minnesota shrimp industry passes first committee stop
Elderly waiver program reform proposal makes progress
Column: A failure to communicate
Parenting Perspectives: Let your kids choose -- or pave -- their own paths
Developmentally disabled caregivers would receive raises under plan
John and Beverly Troth
Roger Allen Brunk
Tena (Janssen) Gingerich
2012: Kusz appointed Nobles County Attorney
Column: Worthington’s first Shorty — A colorful life and a sad end
At 102, Eleanore Ebeling enjoys a sharp mind -- and daily exercise, too
You gotta have heart: Heart attack recovery sets new priorities for Murphy
Disheveled Theologian: Some thoughts on love in this Valentines week
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Meester 60th Anniversary
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Coyer 100th birthday
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2016-2017 Community and Visitor Guide
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June 21, 2013
Counties mull wheelage tax in wake of state levy limits
WORTHINGTON -- When the Minnesota Legislature voted earlier this year to enact levy limits for 2014, limiting the amount of revenue counties...
June 21, 2013 - 9:32pm
June 18, 2013
Letter: Red Cross chapter seeks board members
Join the American Red Cross in its mission to prevent and alleviate human suffering in the face of emergencies by mobilizing the power of volunteers and the generosity of donors. The Southwest Minnesota Chapter of the American Red Cross is seeking board members to represent Nobles,...
June 18, 2013 - 12:00am
May 3, 2013
Southwest Minnesota receives disaster declaration
WORTHINGTON -- President Barack Obama on Friday signed a presidential disaster declaration for Nobles, Rock, Jackson, Murray and Cottonwood counties...
May 3, 2013 - 9:47pm
April 30, 2013
Editorial: Need for disaster declaration is clear
While we've known for more than two weeks that damage from April's ice storm and subsequent snowstorm was significant, it has now been officially...
April 30, 2013 - 12:00am
Letter: Donations critical for Habitat home
Southwestern Minnesota Habitat for Humanity is excited to announce that we are "breaking ground" for our new home to be built at 213 E. Bishop, Luverne. Southwestern Minnesota Habitat for Humanity has been partnering with families in the building of their homes in Nobles, Pipestone...
April 30, 2013 - 12:00am
April 12, 2013
Political leaders arrive today to see damage
LUVERNE -- Gov. Mark Dayton, U.S. senators Amy Klobuchar and Al Franken, and U.S. Rep. Tim Walz will visit Rock and Nobles counties today to...
April 12, 2013 - 10:14pm
April 11, 2013
Rock County weathering effects of storm, outage
LUVERNE -- Rock County seems to be weathering the ice and snowstorm that blanketed southwest Minnesota about as well as its easterly neighbor, Nobles County. After no one showed up at the emergency shelter Wednesday night at the Luverne Elementary School, Rock County Administrator...
April 11, 2013 - 1:03pm
April 10, 2013
Rock County opens emergency shelter
LUVERNE -- Portions of Murray, Cottonwood and Jackson counties were hit hard by Tuesday's ice storm, yet it was Rock and Nobles counties that reportedly receiving the worst of the damage. Rock County Sherriff Even Verbrugge reported Wednesday afternoon that there was no electricity...
April 10, 2013 - 3:07pm
March 5, 2013
Rock County gets tougher on tobacco
LUVERNE -- In an effort to regulate the sale of tobacco and counter the effects of tobacco companies' marketing to minors, the Rock County Board...
March 5, 2013 - 9:35pm
February 12, 2013
Letter: Area Red Cross chapter seeks volunteers
Every eight minutes, American Red Cross members respond to a disaster in our nation. If you would like to be part of the Red Cross team, we need volunteers that would like to go to fires, set up shelters when disaster victims are displaced, provide assistance and assess damages after...
February 12, 2013 - 12:00am
January 15, 2013
Minnesota DWI arrests on the decline
More than 2,500 impaired drivers statewide were arrested in December, according to a recently released DPS report. The DPS enforced a similar DWI crackdown in 2011 and made a total of 2,600 DWI arrests in Minnesota. "Our goal with these campaigns is to educate about the importance...
January 15, 2013 - 9:25pm
January 9, 2013
Drug court marks its first birthday
WORTHINGTON -- Few courtroom sessions are followed by a celebratory potluck -- even less by a game of get-to-know-you bingo -- but as the Nobles...
January 9, 2013 - 10:00pm
September 21, 2012
DFL dinner set for Oct. 2
LUVERNE - The 61st annual Rock County DFL Chuckwagon Feed will be Oct. 2 at the Luverne Pizza Ranch. Serving begins at 5:30 p.m. and will continue until 7:30 p.m. through the regular buffet line. Numerous DFL elected officials and candidates have been invited to attend and speak...
September 21, 2012 - 8:56pm
August 10, 2012
Minnesota Department of Human Services commissioner pays visit to Worthington
WORTHINGTON -- Counties from across the state, and particularly those in southwest Minnesota, can share horror stories about clients on publicly...
August 10, 2012 - 9:38pm
August 3, 2012
Citations: Aug. 3, 2012
The following charges have been filed in area district courts: Cottonwood County July 16: Vincent Warren Pederson, St.
August 3, 2012 - 12:00am