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Small fire departments make difference
State grants nearly $24 million to grow rural transit
Dirk Abraham has been voice of KDOM sports, news and more for 20 years
Man interviewed numerous times in Jacob Wetterling's disappearance sues sheriff
North Carolina Senate passes repeal of transgender bathroom law
Scott Rall: One more invasive species
UND cuts women's hockey, men's and women's swimming
Track and field: Trojans have good numbers for spring
Eriksson Ek showing signs of improvement for Wild
Rule 5 pick Haley makes Twins roster
Letter: MN anti-environment bills put politics ahead of science
Minnesota lawmakers: A bipartisan proposal to fight opioid abuse
Column: Much about Brian Korthals will be treasured, missed
Column: Set of bills would battle opioid addicton
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John Robert Volberding
Edeth E. Jenkins
Donald Ray Meyer
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Robert Allen Yates
Church’s Lenten theme gets people thinking
Daughters often get first tanning salon experience with mom
Column: Your not-average people have great things going for them
Remarkable recovery: A combined 14 surgeries later, Bart and Sherry DeBoer share tale of crash with suspected drunk driver
Disheveled Theologian: Forsaken -- A few thoughts during Lent, week 4
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Notice of Public Sale of Tax-Forfeited Lands
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March 6, 2017
Column: Rural life depends on fire, ambulance volunteers
Sometimes, schtuff — yeah, you know what we mean — happens. You do everything you can safety and maintenance-wise, but something...
March 6, 2017 - 3:00pm
May 26, 2016
Shaping the future: Esther Ernst — Sibley-Ocheyedan’s ‘Grandma E’ — receives Presidential Lifetime Achievement Award
SIBLEY, Iowa — Some teachers call her a superstar, others call her a celebrity. Esther Ernst, widely known as “Grandma E,” humbly responds,...
May 26, 2016 - 9:12pm
May 9, 2016
Volunteers spruce up Kilen Woods
JACKSON — Volunteers added their GreenTouch to Kilen Woods State Park near Lakefield Saturday. Sponsored by Federated Rural Electric in Jackson,...
May 9, 2016 - 9:12pm
April 11, 2016
Sign up here: Involvement key to moving community forward
WORTHINGTON — Ask not what your community can do for you, ask what you can do for your community. That’s a slight reworking of the well-known...
April 11, 2016 - 5:13pm
April 5, 2016
County commissioners celebrate National County Government month: Community volunteers honored
WORTHINGTON — The Nobles County Board of Commissioners met in regular session Tuesday morning to meet with department heads and proclaim April as National County Government month in Nobles County. Nationwide, 3,069 counties provide services to more than 300 million Americans. This...
April 5, 2016 - 7:44pm
February 18, 2016
More than $86,000 awarded to Osceola County volunteer groups
SIBLEY, Iowa — As award season is underway in Hollywood, a different kind of awards ceremony was hosted Tuesday night in Sibley honoring area...
February 18, 2016 - 9:06am
November 24, 2015
Volunteer bell ringers sought
WORTHINGTON — Ring-a-ling, are you listenin’? Just outside, the snow is glistenin’! As shoppers walk by, bell ringing we will try; asking...
November 24, 2015 - 8:35pm
November 19, 2015
One dollar at a time: Osceola trail committee needs help for matching grant
SIBLEY, Iowa — Gathered around a kitchen table in Sibley, Iowa, a group of volunteers are planning for the future of their town. Members...
November 19, 2015 - 9:03pm
November 17, 2015
Red Cross seeking blood donors
WORTHINGTON — The American Red Cross is encouraging individuals and organizations to give something that means something this winter by making a lifesaving blood donation or hosting a blood drive. Visit redcrossblood.org to learn more about hosting a blood drive. To make an appointment...
November 17, 2015 - 8:28pm
October 18, 2015
ACS ‘Look Good ... Feel Better’ program offered locally
WORTHINGTON — The American Cancer Society will offer its “Look Good … Feel Better” program from 6 to 8 p.m. Oct. 26 at Sanford Health Cancer Center, 1018 Sixth Ave. Guided by a volunteer cosmetologist, female cancer patients who participate in the class will learn how to...
October 18, 2015 - 8:47pm
September 29, 2015
Food for Kidz event coming up in Lakefield
LAKEFIELD — It has been more than 10 years since Food for Kidz first came to Lakefield, and the effort is still going strong. The city’s 11th packaging event is scheduled for Friday and Saturday at the Immanuel Activity Center. Based in Stewart, Food for Kidz has a mission...
September 29, 2015 - 8:33pm
August 19, 2015
Bassett honored as Outstanding Senior
WORTHINGTON — At age 90, Colbert “Corky” Bassett still starts every day at 4 a.m. — something programmed in him after 40 years as a school...
August 19, 2015 - 8:26pm
August 10, 2015
Getting schooled at the fair
WORTHINGTON — Not knowing what to expect, a group of history-minded individuals set out on a quest one year ago to gather as much information...
August 10, 2015 - 9:47pm
July 15, 2015
Teaching from the heart
WORTHINGTON — The Adult Basic Education program honored its many volunteers and students Wednesday afternoon. Vandenn Krouch, a volunteer...
July 15, 2015 - 9:57pm
Letter: Scouts thankful for volunteer's help
By Bryan Knoblich, Assistant Scout Executive, Boy Scouts of America Sioux Council, Sioux Falls, S.D. I would like to take a minute to express our appreciation for Scott Hunt. Scott took a significant portion of vacation time to make it possible for a group of Boy Scouts from your...
July 15, 2015 - 3:23pm