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They’re gonna put on a show: WMS choristers to perform Thursday, Friday
Planning commission discusses new apartments, garage addition
Public Works director reappointed to four-year term: County denies pay increase for Schnieder
Cruz drops out: Trump wins big in Indiana
Statewide gas tax proposed: Nobles & Cottonwood support 16-cent-per-gallon hike
Track and field: Competition keen at Nangle Relays
Boys tennis: Trojans play Redwood Valley tough
Prep golf: Brinkman paces JCC girls
Prep softball: MLA downs Flying Dutchmen
Prep baseball: Volk hit jump-starts HL-O
Letter: Half-cent tax can do a lot more good
As others see it: Let's all fight teen drug use
Column: Cruz-Fiorina -- a musical comedy
Letter: Walz deserves kudos for bipartisan efforts
Column: Trump, in his own words
Robert H. Bakken
Marian Ruth Weitgenant
Leon "Buster" Joseph Pommier
Loren P. Ulbricht
Religion briefs: May 5
Column: For the love of vinyl
Looking Back: 1966 -- Parachutist treated at local hospital
Detective work: Dave Hoffman recognized as one of the ‘Faces of Hope’ by Crisis Center
Column: Think we've had rain? Remember this stormy weather?
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Breuker 90th birthday
Verdoorn 50th anniversary
Kruger 90th birthday
Kremer 98th birthday
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May 2, 2016
State Trooper helps deliver baby beside I-90
WORTHINGTON — A Minnesota State Patrol officer helped deliver a baby Sunday evening along Interstate 90. Minnesota State Patrol Trooper James...
May 2, 2016 - 8:39pm
April 18, 2016
D-G-F waits to revive school construction issue: Two decisions from state legislature needed
DILWORTH — Planning for another school construction vote in the Dilworth-Glyndon-Felton School District is on hold until the Legislature decides on “two critical components” in coming weeks, Superintendent Bryan Thygeson said. Bills that would allow D-G-F and the Moorhead School...
April 18, 2016 - 6:34am
April 13, 2016
Let’s get down to business: Minnesota lawmakers ready to zero in on budget specifics
ST. PAUL — Minnesota legislators are ready to put specific numbers to their budget plans, which so far mostly have been generic rhetoric. Senate...
April 13, 2016 - 9:22pm
April 11, 2016
Cuate qualifies for state at Section 2AA speech
WORTHINGTON — Worthington High School (WHS) senior Karina Cuate was the lone WHS state speech qualifier at the Section 2AA speech tournament Saturday at Hutchinson. It’s a three-peat for Cuate, who qualified for the state meet in each of the past two years as well. Cuate participates...
April 11, 2016 - 10:24pm
March 23, 2016
Seat belts and roll bars: State legislation would help farmers make tractors safer
ST. PAUL — Minnesota farmers driving 86,000 tractors do not have adequate safety equipment, some state lawmakers say, so legislation is being...
March 23, 2016 - 7:48pm
March 9, 2016
State launching inspection sweep for credit card skimmers at gas pumps
BLOOMINGTON — State officials have pledged to ramp up security efforts against an “emerging threat” — credit card skimming at gas pumps....
March 9, 2016 - 9:48pm
March 3, 2016
Is a deal possible? Sticking points to state transportation plan include transit, funding sources
ST. PAUL — State Rep. Tim Kelly believes he and Sen. Scott Dibble could negotiate a long-term transportation plan in about an hour. Dibble, chair of the Senate’s Transportation and Public Safety Committee, thinks Kelly is wrong: It would take them only half an hour. “I think...
March 3, 2016 - 9:53pm
February 22, 2016
Class A State Gymnastics: Reflecting on a good show
MINNEAPOLIS — In the upper reaches of the University of Minnesota Sports Pavilion, Jackson County Central and Worthington high school gymnasts...
sports / prep
February 22, 2016 - 12:17am
February 21, 2016
Two in a row: Luverne Mock Trial team heads to state again
LUVERNE — Luverne High School’s Mock Trial team is hard at work preparing for a second trip to the state finals after winning in regional...
February 21, 2016 - 9:32pm
800 voices: Dayton hosts summit on how to save Minnesota’s water
ST. PAUL — Water — Minnesota’s most cherished natural resource — takes center stage Feb. 27 in St. Paul. Some 800 people will gather...
February 21, 2016 - 9:02pm
February 19, 2016
Iowa state individual wrestling: Sibley-Ocheyedan guaranteed three medalists
DES MOINES, Iowa — Sibley-Ocheyedan will enter the third and final day of the Class 1A State Individual Tournament with three wrestlers trying to climb as high as possible on the medal stand. Dylan Schuck, Trent Kruger and Matt Naig have all guaranteed themselves a place among the...
sports / prep
February 19, 2016 - 7:53pm
Class A State Gymnastics: Worthington still smiling
MINNEAPOLIS — They are taught to be chipper and to look at the bright side. So members of the Worthington High School gymnastics team dwelled...
sports / prep
February 19, 2016 - 7:18pm
February 16, 2016
Dayton among 17 governors backing clean power: States forging ahead despite uncertain future of federal climate plan
ST. PAUL — Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton was one of 17 governors across the U.S. who pledged their support Tuesday for an energy future that curbs greenhouse gases such as carbon dioxide. The governors vowed to move their states forward toward reducing fossil fuels, such as coal and...
February 16, 2016 - 8:59pm
February 10, 2016
Section 3A girls hockey: Luverne clinches first state tournament berth
REDWOOD FALLS — The seventh time is indeed a charm. The Luverne girls hockey team clinched the first trip to state in program history Tuesday with a 5-2 Section 3A championship win over third-seeded Fairmont. For the No. 1 Cardinals, it marked in their first section crown in seven...
sports / prep
February 10, 2016 - 12:24am
January 12, 2016
Greater MN brings back request: More state funds, please
ST. PAUL — There is no surprise to what Greater Minnesota cities want from the next Legislature: more state money. It is an issue Greater Minnesota city officials, along with those from Minneapolis and St. Paul, have brought to legislators every year for more than a decade. State...
January 12, 2016 - 7:46pm