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Farmers Union to host annual meeting
Woman killed in crash identified
Worthington High School celebrates Homecoming
Nobles County budget talks continue
Labor Day Classic: Good day for good lefty
College football: Miscues doom Minnesota West in tough loss
Prep girls soccer: Worthington drops tight game
Prep football: Luverne rolls, Windom Area falls in OT
Iowa prep football: Sibley-Ocheydan, Sheldon prevail
Column: America's real ice bucket challenge
Letter: Never drink during pregnancy
Letter: Recent shootings shouldn't have happened
Letter: Hagedorn will be a voice for our district
Column: Lower corporate tax rates. Now.
Karen C. Loosbrock
Alice Mae Hanson
Alberta "Bertie" Hovde
Donald L. Caauwe
Framing history: Upcoming exhibit focuses on area photographers
Looking Back: 1964 - WJC enrollment up 31 percent
Column: Brewster is still looking great after all these years
Religion briefs: Aug. 28
Looking Back: 1964 - English becomes part of mass at Worthington's St. Mary's
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Taarud 80th birthday
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Kraft 80th birthday
Dykstra 50th anniversary
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Notice to the Public by FEMA
August 28, 2013
Veterans memorial proposed for Slayton
SLAYTON -- Plans for constructing a Murray County Veterans Memorial in Slayton are moving forward after the Murray County Board of Commissioners recently approved the proposed site for the project. Development of the memorial honoring Murray County veterans is being spearheaded by...
August 28, 2013 - 11:55pm
August 19, 2013
New lease on life: Curtis Schmidt has improved outlook following kidney transplant
SLAYTON — Today marks 70 days for Curtis Schmidt’s new kidney. On Friday, June 7, Curtis and his wife, Darlene, got the call they’d long been waiting for — a kidney was available if Curtis wanted it. The next day, he received an organ transplant, ending his days of reliance...
lifestyles / people
August 19, 2013 - 11:27am
August 15, 2013
Slayton tractor spreads cancer awareness
SLAYTON — It’s hard to miss the long line of tractors parked along the driveway leading to the home of Ernie Engelkes and his wife, Betty. It’s also difficult not to notice the pink tractor decorated by Engelkes that was moved Thursday afternoon to the Murray County Fairgrounds....
August 15, 2013 - 10:55pm
GALLERY: Reader-submitted photos from the Murray County Draft Horse Show
See reader-submitted photos from this weekend's Murray County Draft Horse Show in Slayton.
July 15, 2013 - 12:59pm
July 14, 2013
The first family reunion
SLAYTON -- Ben Nagel said he doesn't get nervous. But last week was different. And who can blame him. For the first time in his life, he was...
July 14, 2013 - 11:43pm
GALLERY: See photos from the annual Murray County Draft Horse Show
The annual Murray County Draft Horse Show took place over the weekend. See photos from the event.
July 14, 2013 - 6:54pm
July 12, 2013
Pre-trial conference set in MCMC case
SLAYTON -- An initial pre-trial conference has been scheduled between the Murray County Medical Center, MCMC CEO Mel Snow and Physicians Assistant Daniel Woldt for Aug.
news / courts
July 12, 2013 - 9:38pm
July 8, 2013
VFW Baseball: Worthington dominates Slayton
WILMONT -- Nate Russell was a perfect 3-for-3 at the plate, picking up three RBIs and scoring three runs to lead the Worthington VFW baseball team to a 16-1 win over Slayton Monday. "We talked about tightening up our game at our last practice and also doing the small things," VFW...
July 8, 2013 - 10:51pm
July 7, 2013
New GuidePoint pharmacy opens in Slayton
SLAYTON -- From her first day as a pharmacy technician, Chelsey Carlson knew she wanted to return to her hometown of Slayton. Her dream was...
July 7, 2013 - 9:34pm
July 5, 2013
An albino squirrel runs down the trunk of a maple tree Friday afternoon in Slayton.
July 5, 2013 - 9:32pm
June 3, 2013
VFW Baseball: Worthington VFW sweeps Slayton
SLAYTON -- The Worthington VFW defeated Slayton 13-3 and 6-1 in a baseball doubleheader Monday. Nate Braaksma struck out nine batters in five innings, allowing just one hit and no runs in Game 1. Carson Hagen led Worthington at the plate, going 3-for-6 with three RBIs in the game,...
June 3, 2013 - 11:00pm
May 6, 2013
Volunteers wanted for Let's Go Fishing
SLAYTON -- Two training sessions are planned for the Lake Shetek Chapter of Let's Go Fishing with Seniors. The Lake Shetek Chapter began in 2009, and since then has provided 113 free fishing/boating excursions to 1,039 guests and logged more than 5,000 volunteer hours. The training...
May 6, 2013 - 11:00pm
May 3, 2013
Area parks to be featured in Pioneer Public TV program
WORTHINGTON -- The first two episodes of "Great Minnesota Parks" featured highlights from the Minnesota River and western Minnesota. On May 19, it's southwest Minnesota's turn. "Great Minnesota Park: Southwest" will showcase the best of Pipestone National Monument, Lake Shetek State...
May 3, 2013 - 10:03pm
April 25, 2013
Murray County 4-H club honored
SLAYTON -- Residents of Slayton and the surrounding area may be enjoying their local disc golf course by this weekend, considering summer-like...
April 25, 2013 - 10:48pm
February 11, 2013
District 18 ADA meeting postponed
SLAYTON -- The Midwest Dairy Association District 18 meeting scheduled for today in Slayton is postponed and rescheduled for the same time and location on March 1. District 18 includes the ADA organizations in Cottonwood, Jackson, Lincoln, Lyon, Murray, Nobles, Pipestone, Redwood...
February 11, 2013 - 11:18pm