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Contest celebrates V&M Locker for making best hot dogs in Minnesota
Region celebrating Independence Day with fireworks and more
George marking Freedom Days this weekend
Currie to celebrate Fourth Saturday through Monday
Caller tries to scam county attorney
Legion baseball: Adrian's Loosbrock, Rogers sink Post 5
Scott Rall: For the love of a Lab
Minnesota West football: Linder to break in new players, and new coaches, too
VFW baseball: Slayton nips Worthington 3-2
Prep softball: West Lyon downs Sibley-Ocheyedan
Two years, $7 million, no smoking gun
City should see positive impact Journey building can have
Column: Have a happy Fourth, and give thanks
Column: Double trouble for Trump
Letter: Finally, a good decision from the DNR
Gail J. Smiens
Douglas Lester Roy Engler
Marilyn Jean Dahl
Religion briefs: June 30
Looking Back: 1996 -- Parade, demo derby and much more set for Worthington’s Fourth
Column: June 28, 1876 -- Circus in town, complaints ensue
How does your garden grow? Williams property one of four on upcoming tour
Looking Back: 1966 -- Construction aplenty taking place in Worthington
Out and About
Puhl 80th birthday
Isder 85th birthday
Alberts 97th birthday
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June 24, 2016
Original buildings still stand on Diemer Century Farm
WINDOM — One hundred and forty years ago, 160 acres of land was deeded by the state of Minnesota to the St. Paul and Sioux City Railroad Company....
News / agriculture
June 24, 2016 - 8:47am
June 14, 2016
BRDTF arrests seven in Windom prostitution sting
WINDOM — The Buffalo Ridge Drug Task Force and eight area agencies arrested seven people in a sex trafficking operation June 9 in Windom. Among those being charged are Anderson Hunt IV, 23, Las Vegas, Nev., facing four felony counts of promoting prostitution; Tarvelle Buckingham,...
June 14, 2016 - 9:02pm
Abandoned park turns into disc golf course for Riverfest
WINDOM — The 2016 Windom Riverfest hosted its second annual disc golf tournament Saturday on its renovated 18-hole course. The disc golf tournament...
June 14, 2016 - 7:50am
June 6, 2016
Windom's Riverfest is this weekend
WINDOM — Despite a few complications in recent years, the annual Windom Riverfest celebration is back again for 2016 and will take place this weekend from Friday through Sunday. The Riverfest Committee voted to discontinue the event in 2013, but a new group formed to organize it....
June 6, 2016 - 9:22pm
May 31, 2016
Sons of Norway to host Smorgasbord
WINDOM — Sons of Norway Stavanger Lodge members will host its Scandinavian Smorgasbord as part of the community’s Riverfest celebration from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. June 11 at the lodge in Windom. The lodge is located within the Cottonwood County Historical Society, 812 Fourth Ave.,...
May 31, 2016 - 8:56pm
May 27, 2016
Jack-of-all-trades: Plans shaping up to name BARC gymnasium in Jack Kelly's honor
WINDOM —- Having lived in just three towns — Pipestone, St. Cloud and Windom — Jack Kelly continues to be more active than the average...
lifestyles / people
May 27, 2016 - 3:53pm
May 13, 2016
DEED awards are in: Money to aid in housing rehabilitation
WORTHINGTON — Four area communities will get hundreds of thousands of dollars to use toward housing rehabilitation after being awarded grants...
May 13, 2016 - 8:49pm
April 27, 2016
Data: April 27, 2016
Accidents WINDOM — The Minnesota State Patrol investigated a two-vehicle accident at 4:24 p.m. Tuesday on Minnesota 60 at 460th Avenue. Miranda L. Rummens, 16, of Windom, was driving a 2015 Honda Accord northbound on 460th Ave., and proceeded into the median to continue onto Minnesota...
April 27, 2016 - 9:17pm
April 15, 2016
Arts Board to visit southwest Minnesota
WORTHINGTON — The MInnesota State Arts Board has scheduled information sessions in southwest Minnesota. An Arts Board program officer will give a brief overview of all Arts Board grant programs, followed by a question-and-answer period about funding opportunities for artists, art...
April 15, 2016 - 9:36pm
April 13, 2016
DNR seeks information in possible poaching case
WINDOM — A possible case of poaching in southwest Minnesota is being investigated by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. According to DNR Conservation Officer Dustin Miller, he was contacted over the weekend by an individual about deer heads that were found at Pat’s...
April 13, 2016 - 9:15pm
April 5, 2016
‘We need more room’: Windom citizens voice concerns over cost, location of new emergency services facility
WINDOM — The Windom Community Center was filled Monday evening with citizens concerned about a proposed emergency services facility that would...
April 5, 2016 - 8:40am
March 25, 2016
Order up! PAC’s ‘Daddy’s Girl’ offers a menu of laughs with a side of mystery
WINDOM — “Local talent, entertainment, great message” are three of the things patrons can expect from the Prairie Arts Continuum’s production...
March 25, 2016 - 7:37pm
March 3, 2016
Photography program on Minnesota cemeteries scheduled
WINDOM — In conjunction with the exhibit “Give It Your Best Shot: Focus on Cottonwood County,” a presentation by photographer Doug Ohman is scheduled for 2 p.m. March 13 at the Cottonwood County Historical Society. The presentation, “Hidden in Plain View: Cemeteries of Minnesota,”...
March 3, 2016 - 10:10pm
February 10, 2016
Names released in Windom incident; investigation continues
WINDOM -- The Cottonwood County Sheriff’s Office on Wednesday released the names of the individuals involved in the shooting incident Monday in Windom. Todd Steven Herreid, 48, of Windom, was the deceased male located inside the home at 764 Third Ave. Jill Charlene Herreid, 52,...
News / crime
February 10, 2016 - 6:21pm
February 8, 2016
Shots fired inside Windom home: After more than four hours, access gained to find deceased male
WINDOM -- A report of a disturbance at a residence in the 700 block of Third Avenue in Windom led to a standoff with police Monday morning that...
News / crime
February 8, 2016 - 4:58pm