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Event will celebrate Crippen’s book about railroad depot
AgweekTV: Riding for cancer
Gov. Dayton: Special session is dead. Again.
Currie State Bank, First State Bank of Okabena announce merger agreement
Social Media Breakfast Club event aims to assist local businesses with online promotion
Prep football: Adrian hands MCC first loss
Prep football: Sibley-Ocheyedan swarms over Unity
Prep football: Trojans move to 3-1 with victory over Tri-City United
Prep soccer: WHS boys win 4-2; girls lose a tough one
College football: Bluejays to rely on defense against Dakota College
Column: District 518 offers PASS classes to connect with, inform families
Column: Cut out this column if you like cutting the grass
Column: Vote for Trump helps undo climate change progress
Column: Trump's new hotel offers everything he claims to hate
Letter: ‘Feelings and emotion’ as a birthday nears
Kathryn A. Reller Wilson
Bosmas add barn quilt to their northwest Iowa property
Column: Shaking Up the Sanctuary
Looking Back: 1991 -- Perkins family receives conservation honor
Column: Robert Kennedy’s visit to city brought unprecedented excitement
School of Prayer event is Oct. 7-8
Out and About
Bakker 50th anniversary
De Berg 80th birthday
Gerber 95th birthday
Data: Sept. 24, 2016
Notice of Public Hearing
School Board Minutes for August
Data: Sept. 23, 2016
Data: Sept. 22, 2016
September 23, 2016
Contract awarded for LCRWS reservoir
TEA, S.D. -- Lewis & Clark Regional Water System’s board of directors has awarded a $2,961,700 contract to Preload of Louisville, Ky., for a four-million-gallon above-ground storage reservoir that will be located six miles southwest of Luverne. Substantial completion deadline...
September 23, 2016 - 11:00pm
September 21, 2016
Rock County DFL event set for Oct. 4
LUVERNE -- The 65th annual Rock County DFL Chuckwagon Feed will take place Oct. 4 at the Pizza Ranch in Luverne. Serving begins at 5:30 p.m. and will continue until 7:30 p.m. through the regular buffet line. All proceeds from the Chuckwagon Feed will go to support Democratic Farm-Labor...
September 21, 2016 - 7:15pm
September 14, 2016
Master gardener class planned in Rock County
LUVERNE -- Rock County is seeking people who would consider becoming master gardeners. If interested, contact the Rock County Extension Office at (507) 283-1302 for registration information in the next two weeks. Applications for the 2017 Extension Master Gardener program are due...
September 14, 2016 - 9:31pm
September 8, 2016
Area 4-H results from the Minnesota State Fair
FALCON HEIGHTS -- Minnesota 4-H’ers from 86 counties brought more than 2,600 exhibits, delivered more than 200 public presentations and participated in dozens of group learning experiences and public performances during the 2016 Minnesota State Fair.Exhibiting project work and delivering...
September 8, 2016 - 9:11pm
August 24, 2016
Better late than never: Grant dollars target fields damaged in 2014 flooding
LUVERNE -- Soil and Water Conservation Districts in Rock, Pipestone and Jackson counties are among 15 counties across southern Minnesota to be awarded state grants to help fund conservation projects in areas hit hard by heavy rains in 2014. The Minnesota Board of Water & Soil...
August 24, 2016 - 10:14pm
August 17, 2016
Luck of the draw: Van Aartsen on ballot in Rock County commissioner race
LUVERNE -- A little more than two weeks after the primary election in Minnesota, voters in Rock County now know who will be on their ballot in...
August 17, 2016 - 9:28pm
August 15, 2016
Recount is Wednesday in Rock County race
LUVERNE -- Ron Boyenga, Rock County Commissioner in District 3, has requested a recount following the results of the primary election last week. Boyenga, challenged by Greg Burger and Darrel Van Aartsen, tied with Van Aartsen at 67 votes each, while Burger received 108 votes. Rock...
August 15, 2016 - 9:36pm
August 10, 2016
Ahlers, incumbent Zylstra advance in Nobles County primary
WORTHINGTON -- Marvin Zylstra, the senior member of the Nobles County Board of Commissioners, advanced to the November general election Tuesday following a primary that saw a list of four District 1 candidates cut to two. Zylstra, who has served as a county commissioner for 14 years,...
August 10, 2016 - 8:42am
August 3, 2016
Boyenga challenged for Rock County District 3 seat
LUVERNE -- The race for Rock County Commissioner in District 1 will narrow from three candidates to two following next Tuesday’s Primary election....
August 3, 2016 - 9:40pm
Four vie for open seat in Rock County District 1
LUVERNE -- Four men have filed for a seat on the Rock County Board of Commissioners in District 1 after long-time commissioner Kenneth Hoime...
August 3, 2016 - 9:34pm
July 28, 2016
24 compete in Rock County Talent Show
LUVERNE -- The Rock County Talent Show took place Wednesday night as part of the Rock County Fair. Results are as follows: Pre-Teen Division (12 and under, nine entries): First Place -- Elise Ferrell, vocal performance of “Burning House.” Second Place -- Spotlight Dance’s performance...
July 28, 2016 - 9:07pm
June 23, 2016
Century Farm: Schillings represent fourth generation on rural Rock County farm
ELLSWORTH — John Bergman never liked to talk about the family he left behind in his homeland of Wiemer, Germany. At age 18, he found himself...
June 23, 2016 - 1:51pm
June 2, 2016
Data: June 4, 2016
Accidents WORTHINGTON — The Nobles County Sheriff’s Office responded to a car-deer crash at 7:45 a.m. Thursday on Nobles County 25. Ambulance WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Ambulance was paged at 7:16 p.m. Wednesday for an adult male lying on the road. WORTHINGTON — The Worthington...
June 2, 2016 - 9:53pm
May 9, 2016
Hartz, Sorensen face drug charges
LUVERNE — Gayle Marie Hartz, 58, of Luverne, made her initial appearance in Rock County District Court Monday afternoon to face two counts...
May 9, 2016 - 9:04pm
February 22, 2016
Rock County Relay For Life meeting is March 3
LUVERNE — The Rock County Relay For Life team kick-off meeting will take place from 5 to 8:30 p.m. March 3 in the back room of the Luverne Pizza Ranch. The come-and-go informational meeting is for anyone interested in taking part in Rock County’s Relay For Life event, which is...
February 22, 2016 - 8:15pm