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Prairie Winds Kite Fly is Sept. 10
Candidates plan ice cream social
Dayton wants Minnesotans to take clean water pledge
Minnesota State Fair celebrates Yellow Ribbon program for veterans
City planning for 2017 budget continues
Prep football: Trojans hope to make their own breaks this year
Zimmer: It's 'possible' Bridgewater could be out for season
Area prep volleyball roundup
Prep volleyball: Serving strong in win for H-BC
Girls tennis: Trojans show fight in loss
Letter: Kiwanis projects are making an impact
Column: The cost of the EpiPen price increase
Column: Reforms and solutions to help First District farmers
Letter: Wake up and smell the drug companies
Letter: Either way, change coming in health insurance
Kenneth Linn Gaiser
Fern Rosezella Clauson
Lucille Margaret Poynter
Looking Back: 1991 -- New group home opening in Jackson County
Biking Bob: 78-year-old Hibma still doing plenty of pedaling
Column: A Nobles County cowboy made 1934 history
Column: Together 2016 a gathering to remember
Disheveled Theologian: Finding meaning in the motive
Out and About
Yungmann 80th birthday
Ringkob 45th anniversary
Bullerman 60th anniversary
Froderman 65th anniversary
Rutzen 65th anniversary
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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
February 12, 2016
Data: Feb. 13, 2016
Accident BEAVER CREEK — The Minnesota State Patrol investigated a crash at Interstate 90 and the Beaver Creek bridge at 10:20 a.m. Friday. Lindsay Pickard, 36, of Volga, S.D., was driving a 1998 Chevy C1500 westbound on Interstate 90 when she lost control and struck a guardrail....
February 12, 2016 - 9:55pm
January 28, 2016
Southwest Minnesota counties see continued expansion in cattle, hog facilities
LUVERNE — Whether looking to put grain into livestock or save money on fertilizer by spreading manure, farmers in southwest Minnesota are investing...
January 28, 2016 - 10:04pm
September 7, 2015
Renovations to begin soon: Fundraising campaign yields more than $900,000 for Rock County Historical Society
LUVERNE — While it may look like just a shell of a building now, as Betty Mann walks through the former Herman Motors Building in downtown...
September 7, 2015 - 9:41pm
September 1, 2015
Breaking ground for broadband: Rock County readies for $14.5 million project
LUVERNE — Although the inability to access fiber cable will delay construction until early next spring on a $14.5 million broadband expansion...
September 1, 2015 - 8:21pm