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Minnesota's 2014 top teacher uses experience to help other educators --EMDASH-- and parents
MN chief justice worries about legislative budget plans
Prairie Woods Environmental Center Earth Day 2017
American Crystal Sugar offers bonuses if labor deal set by May 22
Push continues to enlist customers for Kandiyohi County broadband project
Superior Hiking Trail Association hires new leader
The Wild didn't get the job done
Wild couldn't produce in playoffs
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Local Roundup: Cards tennis team clips Litchfield
Soul singer Cuba Gooding Sr. found dead in his car
Adam Sandler to make rare appearance in Minnesota
Carrie Fisher won't appear in 'Star Wars: Episode IX'
Hollywood's Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner file for divorce
MTV to revive reality series 'Fear Factor'
Focus 2017: Spotlight on Public Service
'Kitchen Witches': Comedy opens tonight at The Barn in Willmar
Willmar chain of lakes focus of Wednesday's public meeting
Earth Day 2017 celebrated April 22 in west central Minnesota
'Camper Cabins' guide to great outdoors
James Francis Grossman
Marvin I. Braegelman
Janice Seime Schei
Orville E. Lien
Fielding Questions: How to grow peas on a patio
Picking apples: How to decide which variety to plant
Cartoon by Bruce Plante
Cartoonist Opinions published April 22
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January 24, 2012
Judge's order gives two taxpayers partial victory in suit against Yellow Medicine East
GRANITE FALLS -- A district judge's order gives a partial victory to two taxpayers challenging how the Yellow Medicine East district financed...
January 24, 2012 - 10:32am
July 1, 2011
Trial to be set in case against western Minn. school district's financing of building improvements
GRANITE FALLS -- As contractors work to complete the final leg of more than $10 million in improvements before the start of school, litigation over how the Yellow Medicine East School District is financing nearly one-third of the project is headed to trial. District Judge Randall...
July 1, 2011 - 8:00am
May 23, 2011
Luverne is top seed in Section 3A tennis
Top-seeded Luverne hosts No. 8 MACCRAY at 4 p.m. today in the Section 3A tennis meet. No. 4 Yellow Medicine East hosts No. 5 Redwood Valley and No. 3 Lac qui Parle Valley/Dawson-Boyd hosts No. 6 Montevideo.
May 23, 2011 - 12:00am
May 20, 2011
Prep baseball: Berg's homer boosts Minnewaska
MADISON -- Trenton Berg hit a three-run homer to help put Minnewaska in a second-place tie in the West Central South Conference as the Lakers upended Lac qui Parle Valley 4-1 Thursday. The Lakers improved to 9-3 in the conference while the Eagles fell to 11-3. Morris/Chokio-Alberta...
May 20, 2011 - 12:35am
March 12, 2011
Jackson County Central tops YME in 3AA final
MARSHALL -- For the Yellow Medicine East Sting, the season ended one win short of state. Still, on Friday night, they were where they wanted...
March 12, 2011 - 12:00am
March 11, 2011
Yellow Medicine East girls one step from state
MARSHALL -- Other than a hiccup in the middle of the season, Yellow Medicine East has had its way with opposing teams. The Sting (20-6) have since then pulled together and won 9 of their last 10 games entering today's Section 3AA girls basketball championship with Jackson County Central...
March 11, 2011 - 12:00am
January 22, 2011
Letter: A waste of school money
I have read with interest the article regarding the lawsuit against Yellow Medicine East. The only facts I have are those written in this article. I would believe Mr. McCoy and Mr. Wintz should file for the school board and hope to get elected rather than spending their money and...
January 22, 2011 - 9:00am
December 17, 2010
YME certifies levy
GRANITE FALLS -- Yellow Medicine East board members certified a new levy this week. The certified 2010 levy will be $2,147,496, payable in 2011, as compared to $1,736,241 in the current year. The levy for the general fund decreased, but the levy for the debt service increased, according...
December 17, 2010 - 12:00am
November 16, 2010
Lindemann turns his sights to U.S. Highway 12 East, industrial site development at old airport
WILLMAR -- Tom Lindemann is bullish on the future of commercial development in Willmar. Lindemann, Realtor and owner of Pro 1 Realty Professionals...
November 16, 2010 - 12:00am
November 3, 2010
YME, BBE and KMS approve school operating levies
WILLMAR -- Voters appear to have approved operating levies in the Yellow Medicine East, Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa and Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg school districts. According to unofficial results from the Secretary of State's website, voters in YME approved the levy by a 1,554 to 1,092...
November 3, 2010 - 9:33am
September 27, 2010
'Fresh' approach to education at YME
GRANITE FALLS -- Stuffy classrooms and hissing steam radiators might be the stuff of nostalgia, but they're also the cause for plugged noses...
September 27, 2010 - 12:00am
September 15, 2010
Electrical problem means no math problems today for YME students
GRANITE FALLS -- School officials in the Yellow Medicine East district are hopeful of fixing the electrical problem that forced the cancellation of classes today, and resuming normal school activities on Thursday. The district cancelled classes today due to a power outage in the...
September 15, 2010 - 11:35am
July 6, 2010
Heat blankets U.S. as workers return after holiday
NEW YORK (AP) -- Temperatures soared toward 100 degrees or more today along much of the East Coast, sending utilities into peak operation as air conditioners strained to cool the sweating masses and sending the unlucky into cooling centers -- or anywhere else they could beat the heat. After...
July 6, 2010 - 10:57am
June 30, 2010
St. John's history prof. discusses foreign policy issues while addressing local Kiwanis Noon Club
WILLMAR -- When it comes to foreign policy, few people voice their opinions as candidly as St. John's history professor Nick Hayes. He was the featured speaker Tuesday afternoon at the Kiwanis Noon Club in Willmar. In a mere 30 minutes, Hayes identified what he considers the biggest...
June 30, 2010 - 12:00am
June 8, 2010
H-R female nominee: Aimee Johnson of Yellow Medicine East
AIMEE JOHNSON Yellow Medicine East 11 letters VOLLEYBALL: Johnson was a four-year starter and letterwinner. She was twice selected to the...
June 8, 2010 - 12:00am