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WHS grad named to state Young Women’s Initiative
Setting sail: WMS students create their own boats in 4-H STEM program
County authorizes sale of $9.5 million in road construction bond
Referendum to reinstate Iowa Beef Checkoff passes
Red Cross blood drive set for Dec. 21
WHS gymnastics: Trojans make big jump in gym
Prep hockey: Windom Area rallies past Worthington
Area prep basketball: Trojans tame Tigers 39-35
Prep wrestling: Trojans wrestlers beat Luverne, W/ML
Prep basketball: Tigers claw Trojans
As others see it: Tax, bonding, health care need special session
Column: The media are still looking down on working-class America
Column: Reinvigorating renewable energy in southern Minnesota
Column: You wanted anti-establishment? Hold on.
Joshua Joe Staples
Laurence L. Konradi
James (Jim) Kuhl
Nellie Van Santen
First Lutheran Church welcomes pastor Jeanette McCormick
First Lutheran Church welcomes pastor Jeanette McCormick
Disheveled Theologian: The Santa Boat
Looking Back: 1991 -- Wind chills up to 50-below close schools
Homemade granola easier, more affordable than you think
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Vortherms 90th birthday
Carter 65th anniversary
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July 30, 2015
First and lasts: Rock County 4-H'ers share thoughts on trips earned to Minnesota State Fair
LUVERNE — For a pair of Rock County 4-H’ers who have already earned grand champion ribbons, this year is about making memories of firsts...
July 30, 2015 - 9:15pm
July 29, 2015
Making progress: Luverne's economic development efforts highlighted during lieutenant governor visit
LUVERNE — After taking part in the first leg of the Prairie Pedal bike ride out of Luverne Wednesday morning, Minnesota’s Lt. Gov. Tina Smith...
July 29, 2015 - 10:00pm
July 28, 2015
Rock County Fair begins
LUVERNE — Whether you want to rock out to the sounds of Styx, Journey or REO during a tribute concert, cheer on the competitors at the car races or watch 4-H’ers show their livestock in the arena, the Rock County Fair has something for everyone. 4-H and open class exhibitors...
July 28, 2015 - 9:45pm
July 14, 2015
Entrants sought for Rock County Fair Talent Contest
LUVERNE — Singers, musicians, comedians and entertainers of every age are encouraged to put their talents before a live audience by taking part in the 14th annual Rock County Fair Talent Contest on July 29 at the Historic Palace Theatre in downtown Luverne. Registration deadline...
July 14, 2015 - 9:34pm
July 9, 2015
DWI enforcers recognized at Twins game
ST. PAUL — Catch a fly ball on the field and a player can save the game. Catch a drunk driver on the road and an officer can save a life. The Minnesota Department of Public Safety Office of Traffic Safety recognized 39 law enforcement officers and prosecutors as DWI Enforcer All-Stars...
July 9, 2015 - 8:40pm
Flood funding arrives
WORTHINGTON — More than a year after torrential rains caused considerable damage to farmland across southwest Minnesota, a Presidential Disaster...
July 9, 2015 - 8:33pm
June 18, 2015
Site permitted to store railroad ties during clean-up
WORTHINGTON — The Nobles County Planning Commission approved the use of property owned by Virgil Cook in Section 9, Olney Township, to store...
June 18, 2015 - 9:29pm
June 3, 2015
Luverne man makes first appearance in abuse case
LUVERNE — A Luverne man facing multiple abuse-related charges made his initial appearance in Rock County District Court earlier this week. Jacob...
June 3, 2015 - 8:57pm
June 1, 2015
Man using phone in fatal accident urges others to avoid his mistake
ST. PAUL — Chris Weber boiled down his life-changing decision 11 months ago to one question: “Is that cell phone worth more than the life...
June 1, 2015 - 5:41pm
May 28, 2015
Lewis and Clark Water now flowing to Rock County
TEA, S.D. — The Rock County Rural Water District (RCRWD) began receiving water Thursday from the Lewis & Clark Regional Water System, after a meter building on the Minnesota-Iowa border reached substantial completion Thursday morning. RCRWD is now the 12th member connected to...
May 28, 2015 - 9:01pm
March 17, 2015
Editorial: Don't forget about broadband
It was announced in February that the Rock County Broadband Alliance Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED) would be receiving $5 million in grant funds to expand Internet fiber and broadband services to unserved and underserved areas within Rock County....
March 17, 2015 - 8:29pm
February 2, 2015
A $5 million boost
LUVERNE — The Rock County Broadband Alliance will share in $19.4 million in Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED) funds to expand Internet fiber and broadband services to unserved and underserved areas within Rock County. The funds are the first to...
February 2, 2015 - 8:36pm
January 14, 2015
MinWind files for bankruptcy
LUVERNE — The 360 investors in a rural Rock County wind energy company stand to lose thousands of dollars after MinWind Energy, LLC., filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy last week in Minnesota Bankruptcy Court. A voluntary petition was filed with the court Jan. 6 seeking reorganization...
January 14, 2015 - 8:56pm
January 12, 2015
Driver sentenced in death of Steen woman
LUVERNE — The man who killed Andrea Boeve, 33, on June 30 after hitting her with his truck while he was distracted on his phone was sentenced Monday in Rock County District Court. Christopher Weber, 25, of Hills, was originally charged back in July with felony vehicular homicide...
January 12, 2015 - 9:33pm
'Fargo' comes to Luverne as Danson cast as Rock County's sheriff
LUVERNE — Everyone is a celebrity in a small town, right? Well, for Rock County Sheriff Evan Verbrugge, this may be truer than ever. He’s...
January 12, 2015 - 9:47am