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Looking Back: 2007 -- Luverne airport gets key federal funding
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May 24, 2010
Education Briefs: May 22, 2010
Career camp for local students WORTHINGTON --Nobles County students entering grades 9-12 may register for a Housing Careers Camp June 7-9. Students will explore careers in housing, real estate, banking and community development fields, learn about money management, and...
May 24, 2010 - 1:13pm
February 13, 2010
Evidence of second human body in Westbrook fire pit is revealed
WESTBROOK -- If Westbrook residents were shocked to learn a dead body had been put in a bonfire in October 2008 so alleged murderers could dispose of evidence, they were probably stunned to learn the medical examiner had informed the Cottonwood County Sheriff's Office in November...
February 13, 2010 - 12:00am
January 27, 2010
Stranded kids sleep on mats during blizzard
WESTBROOK-- An impromptu slumber party at Westbrook-Walnut Grove schools ended well, with all students being delivered home safely Tuesday morning, reported a slightly sleepy Bill Richards, principal at Westbrook-Walnut Grove High School.
January 27, 2010 - 12:00am
April 15, 2009
PREP BASEBALL ROUNDUP: Hage leads JCC past Windom
JACKSON -- Trevor Hage had three hits and drove in three runs Tuesday to lead Jackson County Central to a 10-4 Southwest Conference victory over Windom. Josh Wacker had a pair of hits for the Huskies (4-1, 1-0), who scored seven runs in the bottom of the sixth inning to turn a 4-3...
April 15, 2009 - 12:00am
March 26, 2009
Westbrook man threatens officers
WESTBROOK -- A Westbrook man is charged with two counts of terroristic threat and test refusal after being picked up for allegedly driving while drunk. Virgil Leon Wood, 58, allegedly threatened a crime of violence against two Westbrook Police officers Monday night after being stopped...
March 26, 2009 - 12:00am
Traffic stop validity questioned in drug case
WORTHINGTON -- Whether or not a Westbrook man will face drug charges in two counties may depend on the validity of the traffic stop used to arrest him.
November 26, 2008 - 12:00am
November 13, 2008
100 years of God's faithfulness: Immanuel Baptist celebrates centennial this weekend
WESTBROOK -- Just one day shy of the actual milestone, members of Immanuel Baptist Church will celebrate "100 Years of God's Faithfulness" on...
November 13, 2008 - 12:00am
November 1, 2008
Three in custody after allegedly burning body
WESTBROOK -- Authorities found a body Friday morning believed to be that of an Andover man missing since Thursday. Edwin Charles Hawes, 46, was reported missing by his roommate, who said Hawes had been gone for several days and a large amount of blood had been found in their driveway. The...
November 1, 2008 - 12:00am
October 16, 2008
Brief: $6K raised for area hospices
WESTBROOK -- An annual ladies golf tournament at Rolling Hills Golf Course of Westbrook drew 136 players and raised $6,000 for local cancer hospices. Receiving $1,500 each are the Sioux Valley Hospice of Windom, Sunset Hospice Cottage of Worthington, Murray County Hospice of Slayton...
October 16, 2008 - 12:00am
September 20, 2008
Brief: Cottonwood County candidates listed
WORTHINGTON -- The three-person race for mayor of Windom will include Dominic Jones, Kirby Kruse and Brad Olson. In Westbrook, incumbent Rocky Kolar was the only person to file for mayor.
September 20, 2008 - 12:00am
September 15, 2008
JCC wins own tournament with close victory against Windom
JACKSON -- For Windom's volleyball team, it was like a bad case of déj? vu. Jackson County Central defeated the Eagles Saturday for the second time in three days, earning a 2-0 (25-21, 30-28) sweep in the championship match of the JCC tournament. "It was kind of like déj? vu again...
September 15, 2008 - 12:00am
September 13, 2008
More charges filed against rural Westbrook man
SLAYTON -- A rural Westbrook man facing a fifth-degree controlled substance possession charge in Nobles County has now been charged with two counts of fifth-degree controlled substance crimes in Murray County as well. The additional charges against Gary Joseph Entinger, 50, of Westbrook,...
September 13, 2008 - 12:00am
September 6, 2008
H-BC/E scores late to edge Edgerton
EDGERTON -- Putting together a sustained drive -- on the ground -- late in the game, Hills-Beaver Creek/Ellsworth scored with 2:20 left in the fourth quarter and edged Edgerton, 13-12, in a Southern Confederacy football contest Friday night. The Patriots (2-0) gained 67 of their...
September 6, 2008 - 12:10am
July 16, 2008
Store reaches out after fire
WESTBROOK -- When Westbrook's only grocery store was destroyed by fire on July 5, quick action and creative thinking helped alleviate the mounting concern among not only Westbrook residents, but from grocery shoppers throughout the area. Within days of the blaze that required the...
July 16, 2008 - 12:00am
July 8, 2008
Editorial: A "pretty big loss" for a community
A devastating fire last month in Rushmore -- flare-ups continue to this day -- has had a major impact on that community. Now, another blaze will undoubtedly leave a lingering effect on a southwest Minnesota city. The primary source of groceries for Westbrook area residents, Maynard's,...
July 8, 2008 - 12:00am