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Larger than life: Rukavina remembered for his accomplishments, big personality
Civil rights activist Gwendolyn Middlebrooks to visit Worthington Tuesday
Beekeeping class offered through Community Ed
Ellsworth adapts after loss of city hall in Tuesday fire
Effort under way to restore Cottonwood County’s historic Pat’s Grove stone house
Wild overcome adversity, earn hard-fought win over Blue Jackets
Bemidji State seals Hockey Day sweep: Driscoll, BSU blank Michigan Tech
Minnesota holds off Penn State at buzzer
Girls hockey: Trojans come close, but lose 3-2 to Minnesota River
UMD Bulldogs blank Miami once again for series sweep
Edgerton stirred up over rumors of Dollar General coming to town
Shopko closings not affecting local stores
Trump talks ag labor and trade at the American Farm Bureau Convention
Rail to Road facility may be operational by late February
PUC sets new standards for wind energy approval
Place a Business Announcement
Column: Education resources for parents
Aimlessly Navigating: Writing fulfills my childhood dream… apparently
Letter: December brings American Christmas traditions and cold
Letter: Defend the lives of the unborn, too
Letter: Time to send Grassley packing
Ann K. Petersen
Patricia "Pat" Rutgers
Mary Jo (Benson) Nelson
Resolve, revision of habits lead Murillo to healthier lifestyle
Disheveled Theologian: A history of piano lessons in 721 words
Disheveled Theologian: Light in the darkness
Hike the Wild series begins Jan. 22
Disheveled Theologian: A perspective of trust
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Elmer and Judy Brake
Air quality remains good in N.D./Minn.
MNIT seeks funds to protect Minnesotans' data
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
January 19, 2019
Murray County commissioners explore options for government structure
SLAYTON — The Murray County Board of Commissioners met Tuesday to consider its options for filling the vacancy in the County Coordinator position.
January 19, 2019 - 8:30am
January 16, 2019
A beaver bounty: With drop in pelt value and reduction in trappers, population is booming
SLAYTON — Southwest Minnesota seems to have a very healthy population of beavers, and it may only get worse with the devaluation of beaver...
January 16, 2019 - 7:00am
January 1, 2019
Data: Jan. 2, 2019
Crashes Lyon County Sheriff’s Office: A 2008 Subaru operated by Laura Reyes Perez, Sibley, Iowa, was southbound Saturday on Marsh Avenue, east of George, Iowa, when it lost control and entered the east ditch, rolled at least once came to rest on its roof. George Fire and Rescue...
January 1, 2019 - 8:52pm
November 7, 2018
Murray County election results
With 29 of 29 precincts reporting, Murray County election results are as follows: U.S. Senator (6-year term) Jim Newberger (REP): 2,070
November 7, 2018 - 11:36am
Fenton Wind Project poised for upgrades
WORTHINGTON — A decade after the Fenton Wind Project went online in Nobles and Murray counties, the wind turbines’ age and advancements in...
November 7, 2018 - 8:15am
November 6, 2018
Telkamp retains Murray County sheriff seat
SLAYTON — Steve Telkamp held onto his job, clinching the sheriff’s role in Murray County by garnering 55.1 percent of the vote with 2,285 nods in his favor. Challenger Paul Kenney, however, gave Telkamp a run for his money; Kenney captured nearly 49 percent of the Murray County...
November 6, 2018 - 11:10pm
November 3, 2018
Worthington man sentenced to prison in Murray County burglary case
A Worthington man was sentenced to more than two years in prison for possessing firearms that were reported stolen last spring from a Murray...
November 3, 2018 - 11:40am
K-9 searches Lake Shetek for zebra mussels
MURRAY COUNTY — According to Minnesota Department of Natural Resources Invasive Species Specialist Allison Gamble, there’s not much that...
November 3, 2018 - 8:45am
October 31, 2018
Zebra mussels found in Lake Sarah
MURRAY COUNTY — A prominent southwest Minnesota walleye fishery has become the first in this part of the state to become infested with zebra...
October 31, 2018 - 5:28pm
October 27, 2018
Taking aim at poverty: Rock County working to identify barriers, needs of poor
LUVERNE — A grassroots movement is underway in Rock County to end poverty, and plans are taking shape to address some of the most unmet needs in this far southwest corner of the state.
October 27, 2018 - 8:15am
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 15, 2018
Murray County candidate forums to be hosted in October
FULDA — The Worthington Area Chamber of Commerce through the Community Image Committee is The Fulda Free Press will host two forums in October.
September 15, 2018 - 11:45am
September 12, 2018
After flooding, Lake Shetek residents take future into their own hands
LAKE SHETEK — For many homeowners in the kakes area of northern Murray County, flooding in June and July was a wake-up call. When storms hit...
September 12, 2018 - 8:45am
September 8, 2018
Federal aid on its way to southwest Minnesota for flood-related damage
REGIONAL — Southwest Minnesota counties will receive aid from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), as President Donald Trump approved...
September 8, 2018 - 7:11am
September 5, 2018
Northwest Iowa, southwest Minnesota counties achieve high income growth
REGIONAL — Area counties have shown strong income growth in 2018, outpacing metro areas in Minnesota and Iowa, according to a recent report from financial firm SmartAsset. In southwest Minnesota, Rock, Nobles, Pipestone and Jackson counties all finished in the top 13 in statewide...
September 5, 2018 - 10:01am