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High school volleyball: H-BC out-hits W-WG in thrilling five-setter
High school volleyball: H-BC out-hits W-WG in thrilling five-setter
Cross country: Gehl, Irwin win at Slayton
Girls tennis: Worthington swept by BEA
Boys soccer: Trojans clinch conference title
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Norma J. Janssen
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Looking Back: 1966 -- Luverne man awarded bronze star for ‘heroic achievement’
Truesdell is new pastor at American Reformed Church
Bosmas add barn quilt to their northwest Iowa property
Column: Shaking Up the Sanctuary
Looking Back: 1991 -- Perkins family receives conservation honor
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January 16, 2015
Prep boys basketball: Redwood Valley tips Pipestone Area; Tracy-Milroy-Balaton wins on buzzer-beater
PIPESTONE — In a tight game between two solid Big South Conference boys basketball teams Friday night, Redwood Valley edged Pipestone Area 58-54. Cade Johnson scored 23 points to lead the Cardinals. Teammates Sam Pendleton and James Pendleton scored 14 and 11 points, respectively. Collin...
January 16, 2015 - 11:44pm
January 11, 2015
Iowa prep wrestling: Central Lyon/George-Little Rock takes second at West Sioux
HAWARDEN, Iowa — Four Central Lyon/George-Little Rock wrestlers took first in their weight class Saturday, helping the Lions to a second-place team finish. CL/G-LR ended the tournament with 227.5 points. That put it just eight points shy of first-place Brookings’ 235.5. It...
January 11, 2015 - 11:24am
January 9, 2015
Prep girls basketball: Windom Area wins; Southwest Minnesota Christian rolls
WINDOM — After scoring just 15 points in the first half and falling behind 20-15 at halftime, Windom Area outscored Luverne 32-18 in the second half to earn a 47-38 girls basketball victory Friday night. Madison Maras scored 20 points, Leigh Hanefeld scored 12 and Jasmine Carlson...
January 9, 2015 - 11:27pm
December 14, 2014
Prep wrestling: Sibley-Ocheyedan wins home tournament
SIBLEY, Iowa – Sibley-Ocheyedan defended its home mat in a big way Saturday when it earned six championships to take first at its home tournament. The Generals tallied 200.5 points for the tourney title. That total gave them a healthy cushion over second place MOC-Floyd Valley’s...
December 14, 2014 - 10:49pm
December 11, 2014
Prep wrestling: Windom/Mountain Lake strikes in Garretson
GARRETSON, S.D. — Windom/Mountain Lake improved to 3-1 on the season Thursday when it traveled west to take down Garretson, S.D. and Fulda/Murray County Central. The Cobras got a 40-24 victory over Garretson before topping the Warriors 53-10. Against the host school, W/ML led...
December 11, 2014 - 11:58pm
December 10, 2014
Prep boys basketball: Tracy-Milroy-Balaton explodes in second half; Windom Area wins by 10
PIPESTONE — Tracy-Milroy-Balaton trailed by one at halftime, but managed to outscore Pipestone Area 38-24 in the second half in a high school boys basketball game Tuesday night. That spelled a 70-57 nonconference victory for the Panthers. Brett Swenhaugen finished with 23 points,...
December 10, 2014 - 12:27am
December 5, 2014
Prep wrestling: TMB/WWG pinned; JCC tops Arrows
TRACY — Canby won five matches by fall to solidify a 42-21 high school wrestling victory Thursday over Tracy-Milroy-Balaton/Westbrook-Walnut Grove. Canby’s Nick Antony secured a fall at 138 pounds over TMB/WWG’s Devin Skalak at 1:21. Other Canby falls occurred at 160 pounds...
December 5, 2014 - 12:00am
December 2, 2014
Prep boys basketball: Jahnke free throws lift Mountain Lake Area over Westbrook-Walnut Grove
MOUNTAIN LAKE — Levi Jahnke made two free throws with three seconds remaining to give Mountain Lake Area a 52-50 victory over Westbrook-Walnut Grove in Tuesday’s Red Rock Conference boys basketball game. Jahnke finished with eight points for the Wolverines, who were playing their...
December 2, 2014 - 11:49pm
October 31, 2014
Iowa volleyball playoffs: Sheldon's season comes to an end
SIOUX CENTER, Iowa — After an upset win over Spirit Lake on Monday, the Sheldon volleyball team just didn’t quite have enough in the tank to do it again on Thursday. The Orabs’ season came to an end with a 25-13, 25-18, 25-13 loss to a stellar Sioux Center squad in the Class...
October 31, 2014 - 12:00am
October 24, 2014
Iowa prep football: Harris-Lake Park clinches playoff spot; S-O and CL/G-LR also in postseason
LAKE PARK, Iowa — Harris-Lake Park entered Friday’s regular season finale against Laurens-Marathon in control of its own destiny to clinch a playoff spot out of 8-Man District 2. The Wolves pretty much had that locked down by the end of the first quarter. They jumped out to...
October 24, 2014 - 11:33pm
Prep cross country: Sibley-Ocheyedan's Taverna is district champion
HOLSTEIN, Iowa — Andy Taverna of Sibley-Ocheyedan earned a district championship Thursday at a Class 1A cross country qualifying meet in Holstein. Taverna finished with a time of 16:42.1 — 1:39 faster than his state qualifying time from one year ago — to earn the title and...
October 24, 2014 - 11:31pm
October 22, 2014
NCC attempts world record
SHELDON, Iowa — Northwest Iowa Community College (NCC) added a new event to its Homecoming Week festivities during its Days of Thunder Wednesday...
October 22, 2014 - 9:07pm
October 19, 2014
Iowa prep volleyball: Sheldon plays well in Algona
ALGONA, Iowa — Sheldon got out to a bit of a sluggish start Saturday in tournament play at Algona. It rebounded nicely, winning three straight matches to end the day with a 4-2 record. The Orabs had the unenviable task of opening the day against a perenially strong Lake Mills...
October 19, 2014 - 9:32pm
October 16, 2014
Lengthy investigation leads to arrest
SHELDON, Iowa — A two-month investigation into several business burglaries in Sheldon has resulted in the arrest of a Sheldon man. Travis Dean Staab, 27, was arrested on multiple charges after officers of the Sheldon Police Department executed a search warrant Wednesday. Officers...
October 16, 2014 - 5:44pm
October 15, 2014
Two arrested after attempt to steal cash
SHELDON, Iowa — Two men were arrested Monday after allegedly attempting to steal change from the Splish Splash Auto Bath Car Wash in Sheldon. Timothy Mark Gough Jr. 27, and Jason Samuel Bates, 37, were observed while they were allegedly attempting to steal change from the automatic...
October 15, 2014 - 8:28pm