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Creativity pays off: Arts have whopping economic impact on region, state
Boe is fifth candidate for city administrator post
Man charged in alleged assault
Dentists not smiling over payments from state
Dayton touts transportation during Duluth/St. Louis County Day
Girls basketball: W-WG edges MCC as Woelber scores 1,000th
State wrestling: JCC clinches third place in Class A
State wrestling: Trojans tough, but not tough enough
State wrestling: Trojans go 0-2; JCC to wrestle for third
Scott Rall: Ward Johnson is the Johnny Appleseed of the milkweed world
Column: The waiting game Boehner can't win
Column: Workforce housing key to economic growth in Greater Minnesota
Column: Twitter as America's conscience
Column: Scott Walker stoops to pander
Sagas of missing pets can have happy endings
Joan Vance Wiley
Robert H. Strandberg
Ruth E. Schubert
A real puzzler: Pat Loosbrock puts together works of art, piece by piece
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Looking Back: 1940 - Historic Chautauqua Park pavilion torn down
Passage to Peru
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Lamfers 80th birthday
Grube 80th birthday
Erdman 80th birthday
Moser 85th birthday
2015-2016 Community and Visitor Guide
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Notice of Proposed City Ordinance
Notice of Mortgage Foreclosure Sale
Data: Feb. 24, 2015
September 20, 2013
Local municipalities OK preliminary 2014 levies
WORTHINGTON — With the Sept. 15 deadline past, city councils around the region have approved preliminary levies for 2014. Windom was one of the few municipalities in the area to vote against increasing the levy this year. Instead, its 2013 levy will remain unchanged. Windom City...
September 20, 2013 - 10:10pm
August 30, 2013
Setterberg exhibit opens Sept. 7 at Slayton library
BY JANE TURPIN MOORE, Daily Globe SLAYTON — A coincidental meeting in New York City many decades ago planted the seed for a new art exhibit at the Slayton Public Library. Thirty-six works of Carl Georg Setterberg, a nationally known artist who lived from 1897-1982, will be on...
August 30, 2013 - 9:19pm
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