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Community comes together to help kids in Haiti
Noxious weed on state’s eradication list found in Nobles County
Amato to speak Oct. 9 at Murray County Historical Society annual meeting
Hobie Wave Midwest Regional Regatta begins today on Lake Okabena
Former college linebacker sues bars, attackers for injury in 2014 Mankato brawl
Soccer: WHS boys shut out Jordan, girls shut out by Jordan
Area prep volleyball roundup
Girls tennis: Trojans tennis tops MACCRAY
Scott Rall: Why you feed them all year long
Prep football: Key contests are on tap
Column: Trump -- too much of a wacko bird to be an albatross
Letter: Crossing at middle school must be made safer
Letter: “It’s time for Trump”? Not so much
Column: Sniffles and The Cyber go to town
Column: I'm not done yet -- a tribute to a friend
Nellie Lois Bruns
Douglas Ralph Geertsema
Art exhibit opening is Sunday
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
out and about
Rehborg 50th annivwrsary
Benson 55th anniversary
Bakker 50th anniversary
Data: Sept. 30, 2016
Review and comment on the school construction proposal
Notice of informal probate Carl Edward Smid
Data: Sept. 29, 2016
Data: Sept. 27, 2016
December 21, 2015
Suicide bomber kills six U.S. troops
KABUL — Six American troops were killed in Afghanistan Monday when a suicide bomber on a motorbike struck their patrol near Bagram air base,...
December 21, 2015 - 8:54pm
May 25, 2015
A Memorial Day tribute
OCHEYEDAN, Iowa — Residents of Ocheyedan and surrounding communities gathered Monday morning in Ocheyedan Cemetery to hear Cmdr. Brad Garms...
May 25, 2015 - 8:46pm
More troops deployed in Ferguson
FERGUSON, Mo. — Missouri’s governor ordered hundreds more National Guard troops Tuesday to a St. Louis suburb rocked by rioting and looting...
November 25, 2014 - 8:20pm
August 10, 2014
U.S. presses Iraq strikes
WASHINGTON — The United States conducted a new round of air strikes Sunday against Islamic State militants in Iraq while congressional Republicans...
August 10, 2014 - 8:50pm
March 2, 2014
Ukraine mobilizes for war
KIEV/BALACLAVA (Reuters) — Ukraine mobilized for war on Sunday and Washington threatened to isolate Russia economically after President Vladimir Putin declared he had the right to invade his neighbor in Moscow’s biggest confrontation with the West since the Cold War. “This...
March 2, 2014 - 9:43pm
May 4, 2012
Troops to return Sunday: Parades in Luverne, Jackson and Windom
LUVERNE -- Soldiers in the Minnesota National Guard's 1st Battalion, 125th Field Artillery's A-Battery from Luverne and Pipestone and B-Battery from Jackson and Fairmont will be returning home to southwest Minnesota en masse on Sunday. The troops will fly into Sioux Falls, S.D.,...
May 4, 2012 - 11:55pm
April 30, 2012
VSO helps Guard troops returning home
WORTHINGTON -- National Guard troops from across southwest Minnesota will be coming home within the next week or so, and before they arrive,...
April 30, 2012 - 9:09pm
April 27, 2012
Troops headed home, dates still undetermined
WINDOM -- Minnesota Army National Guard soldiers from the 1st Battalion, 125th Field Artillery are heading home to southwest Minnesota, but the...
April 27, 2012 - 8:08pm
November 20, 2011
Care packages for the troops
Lowell and Ronni Feit of Luverne are among the many volunteers who helped fill more than 160 care packages that will be sent to members of A...
November 20, 2011 - 7:38pm
November 2, 2011
Local motel collecting donations for U.S. troops
WORTHINGTON -- As part of the nationwide AmericInn Cares program, the AmericInn Lodge and Suites of Worthington has begun collecting donations of essential items for soldiers serving in Iraq and Afghanistan. More than 85 motels in the AmericInn chain are taking part in the troop...
November 2, 2011 - 8:15pm
July 29, 2011
Iowa soldiers get warm welcome home
SHELDON, Iowa -- Of the 35 young soldiers welcomed home Friday afternoon in Sheldon, one was looking forward to climbing into a new-to-him BMW,...
July 29, 2011 - 9:20pm
July 24, 2011
A welcome home for the troops
WORTHINGTON -- Members of the Iowa National Guard Charlie Troop 113th Cavalry stopped in Worthington Sunday on their way home to Le Mars and...
July 24, 2011 - 7:56pm
July 20, 2011
Letter: It's a lot hotter on the front lines
Wow, it is hot! Barely breathable! Can you imagine being in Iraq, wearing a full uniform with approximately 25 pounds of gear on your back? Or in Afghanistan climbing around the mountains with full gear in this heat? They are there for us, protecting our freedoms. Please pray for...
July 20, 2011 - 12:00am
June 1, 2011
People lining streets for troops today
WORTHINGTON -- The Alpha Battery 1st Batallion 125th Field Artillery, Luverne-Pipestone unit, is being deployed to Fort McCoy, Wis., today. It will depart from Luverne and come through Worthington at approximately 10:15 a.m. People are encouraged to show support for service people...
June 1, 2011 - 9:13pm
May 30, 2011
Patriotic farewell for soldiers
LUVERNE -- Cardinal gymnasium, city of Luverne, Rock County, state of Minnesota, United States of America: For about one hour on Monday afternoon,...
May 30, 2011 - 8:06pm