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Mills drops request for recount in 8th District race
$1.4 billion budget surplus expected in Minnesota
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MLB, players reach labor agreement
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'Mostly Minnesota Christmas' now playing
Lauded singer, poet Leonard Cohen dead at 82
'The Wall' on stage Friday at The Barn
Singer with regional ties talks about time on 'The Voice'
Read Live it! December-January issue
Knowing personalized risk for diabetes may not change lifestyles
Around our region published Nov. 30
Willmar Senior High announces first-term honor roll
Obama's latest shrug of the shoulders
Helen W. Olson
Evelyn R. Yanish
Todd D. Johnson
Cartoon by Tom Stiglich
Letter: Treat all ladies with respect
Minnesota Opinion: Free Vikes-tix perk 'looks bad' for all
Estrich commentary: Living in the Trump twilight
Editorial: Time for two school sides to find agreement
Bruce & Deb Johnson
Russel & Dorraine Miller
July 19, 2010
BOLD advances to District 7 Final Four
WATKINS -- BOLD stunned Eden Valley-Watkins by taking a pair of one-run games in the District 7, Division II Southwest tournament over the weekend. Shawn Dollerschell's solo home run in the top of the eighth lifted the Mudhens to an 8-7 extra-inning victory on Saturday. On Sunday,...
July 19, 2010 - 12:00am
June 9, 2010
H-R male nominee: Kyle Schulte of BOLD
KYLE SCHULTE BOLD 13 letters CROSS COUNTRY: Schulte lettered four times in cross country for the Warriors. He placed fifth in the West Central South Conference meet as both a junior and a senior. And he finished 15th in the section meet his senior year. WRESTLING: A four-time...
June 9, 2010 - 12:00am
Prep Baseball: RCW rolls past MCC, New Ulm tops BOLD: Section 3AA
MARSHALL -- Brian Feldman's three extra-base hits triggered a 13-hit assault by the Jaguars' offense as Renville County West clobbered Murray County Central 13-2 on Tuesday at Legion Field. The win sent the Jaguars into the Section 3A championship against Adrian at 5 p.m. Thursday...
June 9, 2010 - 12:00am
June 8, 2010
Prep Baseball: BOLD nipped by Fairmont in 3AA
MARSHALL -- Fairmont produced seven runs over a three-inning span in the middle of the Section 3AA winner's bracket final with BOLD Monday to rally past the Warriors 8-7. The win puts Fairmont, the No. 2 seed from the South, into Thursday's section final against today's BOLD-New...
June 8, 2010 - 12:00am
June 7, 2010
H-R male nominee: Shawn Dollersschell of BOLD
SHAWN DOLLERSCHELL BOLD 10 letters FOOTBALL: Dollerschell was the West Central South Conference Lineman of the Year after recording 80 tackles, two interceptions and two fumble recoveries. He was also All-Area team while helping BOLD win the conference title his senior year. He...
June 7, 2010 - 12:00am
May 6, 2010
BOLD hosts LQPV in baseball twin bill
Four baseball teams are in a virtual tie for the lead in the West Central South Conference. Two of those teams square off today in a doubleheader when BOLD (6-3, 8-3) hosts Lac qui Parle Valley (5-3, 5-5) beginning at 4 p.m. The other two teams tied are both at home today. Paynesville...
May 6, 2010 - 12:00am
May 1, 2010
BOLD tops Benson in prep baseball
BIRD ISLAND -- Alex Gay went 3-for-3 and knocked in three runs to help BOLD upend Benson 5-2 in a West Central South Conference baseball game Friday. Benson (2-5, 3-6) struck first with two runs in the first inning when Carter Fennell singled, Cameron Simmonds doubled and Kyle Pederson...
May 1, 2010 - 12:00am
March 17, 2010
Nearby house fire forces school evacuation in Bird Island
BIRD ISLAND -- Students were evacuated and school closed early Wednesday at the BOLD Elementary School and St. Mary's School after a neighboring house fire filled the buildings with smoke. About 350 BOLD youngsters in K-6 were bused to United Methodist Church, three blocks away,...
March 17, 2010 - 5:56pm
February 12, 2010
Highway 212 schools tapping rivalries to aid Haiti
BUFFALO LAKE -- Rivalries run deep among the schools along U.S. Highway 212 in Renville County. A group of students is hoping to tap those competitive feelings for a cause: They are challenging the students and organizations in the Buffalo Lake-Hector, BOLD and Renville County West...
February 12, 2010 - 12:44am
January 19, 2010
BOLD school officials, teachers fail to reach contract agreement
The Minnesota Department of Education will withhold about $21,300 in state aid from the BOLD School District because the School Board and the BOLD Education Association did not reach agreement on a new 2009-2011 contract ahead of Friday's deadline, a BOLD official says. BOLD is one...
January 19, 2010 - 12:00am
November 2, 2009
YME blanks BOLD
OLIVIA -- Yellow Medicine East scored 14 points in less than 30 seconds and made that stick in a 14-0 win over BOLD in a Section 5AA semifinal...
November 2, 2009 - 12:00am
August 31, 2009
Game on as ACGC, BOLD sports rivalry takes on new colors
OLIVIA -- In 16 of the last 17 seasons of football competition, either BOLD or Atwater Cosmos Grove City has claimed the West Central South or...
August 31, 2009 - 12:00am
July 17, 2009
Olivia's James Wertish is one of three soldiers killed in Iraq
Updated 7:45 p.m.
July 17, 2009 - 7:33pm
May 28, 2009
Paulson, LQPV top BOLD in 3AA
GRANITE FALLS -- Eric Paulson threw a three-hitter to lead Lac qui Parle Valley past BOLD, 11-1 in five innings, in a Section 3AA elimination baseball game Wednesday. Paulson threw five innings and gave up one unearned run in the third. He struck out six and walked two. The Eagles...
May 28, 2009 - 12:00am
May 23, 2009
BOLD names three superintendent finalists
OLIVIA -- School board members for the BOLD School District will interview three finalists for the superintendent's position in the district's main office beginning at noon Tuesday. Board members interviewed six candidates on Tuesday and Wednesday to pare the list to these three...
May 23, 2009 - 12:00am