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October 13, 2018
Murray County Medical Center nurse wins state association award
SLAYTON — Darlene Mechtenberg, RN, BSN, a longtime employee at Murray County Medical Center, was recently recognized with the 2018 Distinguished Service Award by the Minnesota Nurses Association. Mechtenberg was selected for the award by the MNA’s Committee on Honors and Awards...
October 13, 2018 - 1:29pm
September 30, 2018
Data: Oct. 1, 2018
Ambulance 8:12 p.m. Friday: 18000 block of Knauf Avenue, Reading, adult male having difficulty breathing. Worthington Ambulance and Wilmont Rescue dispatched. 2:42 p.m. Saturday: 1500 block of South Shore Drive, Worthington, unresponsive male. 1:44 a.m. Sunday: 200 block of 12th Street,...
September 30, 2018 - 9:15pm
September 29, 2018
Flashlight tour of Dinehart Holt House is Oct. 11
SLAYTON — The Murray County Museum will host a flashlight tour of the historic Dinehart Holt House on Oct. 11. The museum will host three tours at 7, 7:45 and 8:30 p.m. Tours are 30 minutes long and focus on the intimate and untold stories of the house, its family and its artifacts....
September 29, 2018 - 11:22am
September 19, 2018
Woman receives probation, fine related to Lake Shetek Lodge apartment search
SLAYTON — A former Lake Shetek woman will serve two years of supervised probation and pay a $700 fine related to the late July discovery of drug paraphernalia in her Lake Shetek Lodge unit. During Monday’s joint plea and sentencing in Murray County District Court, Elizabeth Sanow,...
September 19, 2018 - 10:51am
August 16, 2018
Hadley teen promotes 4-H at every opportunity
SLAYTON — What does an enthusiastic 4-H member do when her county fair just happens to be the same week she packs her bags and moves off to...
August 16, 2018 - 8:42am
August 11, 2018
Murray County Fair starts Wednesday
SLAYTON — With more than 70 events on tap, including car racing, live music, llamas, tractor pulls, plenty of beer, Minnesota Vikings cheerleaders and even a magician, the Murray County Fair will return Aug. 15-18. For more on the Murray County Fair and a complete schedule, visit...
August 11, 2018 - 2:14pm
July 25, 2018
Two arrested after Lake Shetek Lodge search
SLAYTON — The property manager of Lake Shetek Lodge and a Slayton man were arrested Thursday after methamphetamine paraphernalia was allegedly...
July 25, 2018 - 9:48am
July 11, 2018
Region bands together during recent flooding disaster
REGIONAL — It’s been a rough couple of weeks for southwest Minnesota communities inundated by rising waters on the Des Moines River. Throughout...
July 11, 2018 - 9:30am
Murray County Classic Draft Horse Show is this weekend
SLAYTON — The Murray County Classic Draft Horse Show takes center stage in Slayton this weekend. At 7:30 p.m. Friday, the Classic Cart Series, Junior Cart and Junior Team Show begins on the Murray County Fairgrounds.
July 11, 2018 - 8:50am
June 30, 2018
Marshall man faces multiple charges after alleged vehicle theft
SLAYTON — A 25-year-old man is facing 10 charges following a June 22 report of property damage in Hadley. Jordan J. K. Rollings, 25, of Marshall is facing a felony charge of receiving stolen property and two felony charges of theft-take/drive motor vehicle-no owner consent. He also...
June 30, 2018 - 11:52am
May 16, 2018
BRDTF cracking down on drug, violent crime since 2005
WORTHINGTON — As its name implies, the Buffalo Ridge Drug Task Force highly specializes in drug trafficking and drug-related crimes. The specialized...
May 16, 2018 - 8:01am
May 3, 2018
Cahal Dunne to perform in Slayton Monday
SLAYTON — Cahal Dunne, a composer, concert pianist, singer, storyteller and comedian, known as “Ireland’s Happy Man,” will perform in the Murray County Auditorium at 7:30 p.m. Monday. Dunne is the nephew of the former Prime Minister of Ireland, Jack Lynch, and now lives in...
May 3, 2018 - 8:28am
April 14, 2018
Murray County to host broadband meeting Tuesday
SLAYTON — CCG Consulting and Finley Engineering will present the results of a broadband feasibility study at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Murray County Fairgrounds 4-H Building in Slayton. The presentation will address the feasibility of extending broadband services to underserved and...
April 14, 2018 - 10:15am
March 31, 2018
Author to present Lunchbox Lecture April 12
SLAYTON — The Murray County Historical Society’s April Dinehart Lunchbox Lecture will host Willmar author Scott Thoma at noon April 12 at the 4-H building on the Murray County Fairgrounds. There is a fee to attend, and is free for Murray County Historical Society members. Thoma...
March 31, 2018 - 2:17pm
March 30, 2018
The Hut Gift Shoppe: Truly a family business
SLAYTON — As many of its neighbors have faded away over time, the Hut Gift Shoppe has remained a fixture on Broadway Avenue for nearly five...
March 30, 2018 - 11:12am