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Minnesota priest has 'polkaed all the way to heaven'
Pilot identified in crash of plane into Missouri River in ND
Suspect found unfit for trial in pipe-wrench murders of Frazee mom, son
Northern Minnesota city councilor found guilty of groping assault in bar
Video shown as Duluth murder trial starts anew
Minnesota United making a run in conference race
Arizona WR Fitzgerald meets his No. 1 fan, a 7-year-old SD boy
The Drill: For Scott Bahr, amateur baseball is a smart summer ticket
Twins' Jose Berrios at the All-Star Game: 'I'm here, I'm so happy'
Minnesota native gymnast who was first to speak up about Nasser sex abuse to be honored
Minnesota counties to get grants for family home visits
MNsure announces dates for health insurance enrollment
Round Lake Vineyards given regional award
Nitrogen fertilizer rule public hearing is Thursday
Hy-Vee voluntarily recalls spring pasta salad due to reported illnesses
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Letter: Many thanks for a great International Festival
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Letter: A primer on Minnesota's primary
Column: New election a product of broad public discussion
Helen M. Beckman
Judith A. Reese
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Edward M. Tholen
Cheery cherries: Galettes put in-season fruit into delicious individual pies
Salmonella Sandiego outbreak in Minnesota linked to Hy-Vee's Spring Pasta Salad
Oliver's Travels: From Russia to Cameroon, Worthington grad studies press freedom
Volcano stops student mission trip in tracks
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City of Worthington planning commission notice of public hearing
Data: Nov. 27, 2017
July 18, 2018
Search of Luverne home leads to drug-related charges
LUVERNE — Two individuals accused of trafficking drugs out of a Luverne home face criminal charges in Rock County District Court. Stephanie...
14 hours 33 min ago
July 13, 2018
Data: July 14, 2018
Ambulance 9:12 p.m. Tuesday: 120 block of North Spring Street, Luverne. 9:57 p.m. Tuesday: 300 block of North Blue Mound Avenue, Luverne. Crashes Rock County Sheriff’s Office: 4:02 p.m. Tuesday, North River Road and 131st Street, Luverne. Rock County Sheriff’s Office: rollover...
July 13, 2018 - 8:52pm
July 11, 2018
Red Cross seeking blood donations
PAUL — An emergency blood shortage is prompting the American Red Cross to issue an urgent call for eligible donors of all blood types — especially type O — to give now and help save lives.The Red Cross escalated its call for blood and platelet donors after a difficult Independence...
July 11, 2018 - 1:45pm
Luverne hosts Hot Dog Nite Thursday
LUVERNE — Luverne will host its 56th annual Hot Dog Nite Thursday, with 15,000 free hot dogs served by local merchants. Serving begins at 5:30 p.m. and continues until the franks are gone, and is a thank you to customers and visitors. All are welcome.
July 11, 2018 - 10:01am
July 6, 2018
Data: July 7, 2018
Ambulance 1:57 p.m. Wednesday: 600 block of Edgehill Street, Luverne. 8:38 p.m. Wednesday: 100 block of North Davidson Street, Luverne. 10:31 p.m. Wednesday: 100 block of South Walnut Avenue, Luverne. 6:42 a.m. Thursday: 1300 block of North Kniss Avenue, Luverne. 3:14 p.m. Thursday:...
July 6, 2018 - 8:52pm
June 30, 2018
Rock County selected as a Blandin Broadband Community
GRAND RAPIDS — Blandin Foundation announced Friday that Rock County leaders were successful in their application to become a Blandin Broadband Community, one of four selected in the state.
June 30, 2018 - 9:51am
Luverne teen’s proposal to ban flavored tobacco products gains traction
LUVERNE — At 17 years old, a Luverne High School senior passionate about finding a solution to combat the nation’s — and Minnesota’s...
June 30, 2018 - 8:01am
June 29, 2018
Data: June 30, 2018
Ambulance 2:46 p.m. Thursday: 400 block of West Lincoln Street, Luverne. 9:21 a.m. Friday: 1600 block of North Kniss Avenue, Luverne. Crashes Rock County Sheriff’s Office: crash with property damage, 2:52 p.m. Tuesday, 300 block of Oak Drive, Luverne. Rock County Sheriff’s Office:...
June 29, 2018 - 8:52pm
June 27, 2018
Proposed pork plant could bring more than 300 jobs to Luverne
LUVERNE — Just six months after Gold’n Plump Poultry closed its doors, Premium Iowa Pork (PIP) is planning to transform the unoccupied Luverne...
June 27, 2018 - 7:05am
June 20, 2018
Rock County Fair Talent Contest seeks entrants
LUVERNE — Singers, musicians, comedians and entertainers of every age are encouraged to put their talents before a live audience by taking part in the 17th annual Rock County Fair Talent Contest.
June 20, 2018 - 6:00am
June 19, 2018
Weber receives Housing Leadership Award
ROSEVILLE — Housing First Minnesota, the state’s leading voice for homebuilders and remodelers, has recognized 28 Minnesota legislators as recipients of the 2018 Housing Leadership Awards, including Sen. Bill Weber (R-Luverne). The honor recognizes legislators for their efforts...
June 19, 2018 - 9:57pm
June 10, 2018
Data: June 11, 2018
Ambulance 12:46 a.m. Saturday: 1700 block of Collegeway, Worthington, adult female having chest pains. 11:08 a.m. Sunday: 1300 block of Knollwood Drive, Worthington, adult male having a seizure. Crashes
June 10, 2018 - 8:52pm
June 9, 2018
Luverne woman accused of selling meth to individual who overdosed
LUVERNE — Criminal charges were filed this week against a Luverne woman accused of selling methamphetamine to an individual that overdosed...
June 9, 2018 - 8:52am
June 8, 2018
Data: June 9, 2018
Crashes Rock County Sheriff’s Office: crash with property damage, 11:12 a.m. Thursday, 800 block of North Blue Mound Avenue, Luverne. No injuries. Jackson County Sheriff’s Office: minor two-vehicle crash, 1:32 p.m. Thursday, Jackson. Rock County Sheriff’s Office: crash with...
June 8, 2018 - 8:52pm
June 7, 2018
Cardinals ousted from Section 3AA baseball tourney
MARSHALL -- Paynesville and Luverne aren’t strangers any longer. As the top seeds in the Section 3AA baseball tournament, the two were on a collision path throughout the entire tournament. The first time the two met, Paynesville bested Luverne 16-7 on June 2. But the Cardinals...
June 7, 2018 - 10:23pm