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Edgerton to host 65th Dutch Festival this weekend
‘American Sniper’ author said he didn’t fear Ventura legal action
Battle weary, but stubborn and strong
Dayton seeks disaster declaration
Youth soccer: 17U team earns key draw with New Ulm
18U softball: Kinley, Schreier start 18U team off right
Volleyball: Place, Burmeister slay giants
Legion baseball: Luverne won't coast into state
VFW baseball: Post 3958 uses stellar pitching to sweep Luverne
Column: Could a GOP Congress benefit Obama?
Column: Washington gets 'F' on border security
Letter: Islam's true colors are reflected in history
Editorial: Let's all celebrate International Festival
Column: Driven to independence
Rita M. Paulson
Rodney C. Hoffert
Wayne Sanford Schroeder
Pain relief: Young woman finds help for chronic condition
Looking Back: 2004 - Pawlenty hosts news conference in Wilmont
Column: There's no shortage of history in our cemeteries
Religion briefs: July 3
Looking Back: 2004 - City of Windom begins municipal telecom project
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Joens 80th birthday
Kruse 50th anniversary
Data: July 9, 2014
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Notice of Public Hearing on Tax Abatement Request
Data: July 6, 2014
June 3, 2014
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Accidents WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Police Department investigated an accident reported at 7:15 a.m. Tuesday at the U.S. 59 roundabout near Nobles County 33. SANBORN — The Minnesota State Patrol investigated a two-vehicle accident reported at 10:43 a.m. Tuesday from U.S....
June 3, 2014 - 9:11pm
November 14, 2013
Sanborn, Iowa under scrutiny for gender imbalance
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A small town in northwest Iowa has drawn scrutiny from state officials who say local authorities are flouting state rules that mandate gender balance on all boards and commissions. The Office of the Iowa Ombudsman has asked the Sanborn City Council to...
November 14, 2013 - 10:54pm
June 27, 2013
Pankonin farm reaches century status
SANBORN -- When the Pankonin family built a new barn in 1941, George Pankonin remembers the carpenters looked to the east -- over the land that frequently flooded -- and asked, "Do you think you'll ever make a living on this farm?" "Well, I didn't know," George reflected, "but I...
June 27, 2013 - 9:35pm
April 11, 2012
Body of Sanborn man found in lake
OKOBOJI, Iowa -- Divers recovered the body of a Sanborn, Iowa, man from the waters of West Lake Okoboji late Monday evening. At 8:11 p.m. Monday, the Dickinson County Sheriff's Department took a report of a missing person in the West Okoboji Harbor area. Upon investigation, it was...
April 11, 2012 - 8:38pm
July 18, 2011
Railroad Days in Iowa this weekend
SANBORN, Iowa -- The northwest Iowa community of Sanborn will celebrate its 15th annual Railroad Days Friday through Sunday. The schedule of events includes: Friday 9 a.m. (registration from 7:45 to 8:30 a.m.)-- antique tractor ride, line up two blocks south of Ryden Equipment...
July 18, 2011 - 9:23pm
September 22, 2010
Jaycox was POW in German camps
SANBORN, Iowa -- More than six decades after the war's end, one thing still makes Marion "Jay" Jaycox choke up. To the World War II veteran,...
September 22, 2010 - 9:45pm
September 17, 2008
Brief: O'Brien County to get relief
SANBORN, Iowa -- The Red Cross will be supplying materials for a mobile shelter to O'Brien County Emergency Management Agency. The agency will receive 40 sets of cots, blankets and comfort kits to be stored in the Sanborn emergency services building.
September 17, 2008 - 12:00am
September 13, 2008
Red Rock Central student killed in auto accident
SANBORN -- Psychologists at Red Rock Central High School are counseling students following the death of Christopher Lee Miller, a senior at the school, in a Thursday evening auto accident. "We have had counselors in all day, we'll have them Monday and Tuesday and as long as it takes...
September 13, 2008 - 12:00am
July 29, 2008
Brief: VanEss Dairy to host open house
SANBORN, Iowa -- The public is invited to attend an open house at VanEss Dairy, 2996 Sorrel Ave., Sanborn, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Aug. 16. The event will include self-guided tours, chances for questions to be answered, and a free hamburger and brat dinner from noon to 2 p.m.,...
July 29, 2008 - 12:00am
July 3, 2008
Shots fired at home in Sanborn, Iowa
SANBORN, Iowa -- A Sanborn, Iowa, man was taken into custody Tuesday after the O'Brien County Sheriff's Office received a report of shots fired at 312 East Seventh St., No. 9. According to a news release, the sheriff's office, along with the Sanborn and Sheldon Police Departments,...
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July 3, 2008 - 12:00am
June 14, 2008
Generals down Hawks, 16-0
HARTLEY, Iowa -- With an offensive explosion Friday night, the Sibley-Ocheyedan baseball team defeated Hartley-Melvin-Sanborn 16-0 in four innings. Matt Juber earned the victory, allowing six hits while striking out two in four innings. Offensively, Craig Jacobsma had three hits,...
June 14, 2008 - 12:00am