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Feds say a number of Mexican restaurants in Minnesota were drug fronts
USDA expects corn and soybean production to set new record highs
Potential tragedy averted in shooting at Minnesota apartment
10-year-old boy dies in crash with 14-year-old driver
Hawk Creek Lutheran plans 'celebration' Sunday
Bridgewater calms concerns about sore shoulder
Cabrera leads Tigers past Twins, 9-4
Willmar tennis opens season with sweep
Tigers overpower Twins
Reloaded Cardinals look to make further strides
Tickets on sale Friday for tours of Paisley Park
Mislabeled pills seized at Prince's home after his death
J.K. Rowling releasing 3 new 'Harry Potter' books
New Barn play continues this week
R2-D2 actor kenny Baker dead at 81
Live it: Get lost in the art of weaving
Study finds 50 children per day nationwide injured in stroller, carrier accidents
10 tips to avoid summer sabotage of diet, exercise
Reader News: A five-generation photo
Live it: Get lost in the art of weaving
Live it!: The changing role of pets in a family
August/September 2016 issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it: How a mentoring program helps Willmar-area girls find their way
Live it!: Local mentoring program has a lasting effect on the young lives it touches
Gary G. Glein
Carol J. Hansen
Herbert K. Dittes
Emma Ruth Kassa
Melvin E. Anderson
Trump's new evolving immigration plan is no 'flip-flop'
Populism Even Republicans Can Get Behind
Commentary: A nice column about Donald Trump
Cartoon by Chris Britt
June 15, 2016
Morton woman faces charges after selling cocoa powder in place of heroin
OLIVIA — A woman who sold cocoa powder to a confidential informant for drug task force agents under the guise it was heroin has been charged...
June 15, 2016 - 11:48pm
April 5, 2016
Business seminar April 22 in Morton to focus on employee retention
MORTON — A business seminar April 22 in Morton will include speaker Dick Finnegan, who will discuss how businesses can reduce employee turnover while saving money and improving employee engagement and productivity. Finnegan is the CEO of C-Suite Analytics and author of “The Power...
April 5, 2016 - 12:05am
October 28, 2015
Records published Oct. 28
This is the records summary for Wednesday, Oct. 28. Worker injured in trench collapse OLIVIA — A worker was seriously injured Tuesday morning when a trench wall collapsed while a crew was installing tile in a field north of Morton. The Renville County Sheriff’s Office...
October 28, 2015 - 12:00am
October 27, 2015
Worker injured in trench collapse in farm field near Morton
OLIVIA - A worker was seriously injured Tuesday morning when a trench wall collapsed while a crew was installing tile in a field north of Morton. The Renville County Sheriff’s Office identified the victim as Scott David Reinhart, 45, of Morgan. According to a preliminary...
October 27, 2015 - 5:01pm
August 25, 2015
Lower Sioux to celebrate casino renovation project Sept. 14
MORTON — The Lower Sioux Indian Community will celebrate the recently completed $22 million Jackpot Junction Casino & Hotel expansion and renovation project with a ribbon-cutting ceremony at 2:30 p.m. Sept. 14. The project virtually replaced the entire gaming floor. “It’s...
August 25, 2015 - 4:20pm
December 12, 2014
Records for Dec. 13
This is the records summary for Dec. 13. Reward offered for information in burglary at Morton liquor store MORTON — Owners of The Ditch liquor store in Morton are offering a $500 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of suspects responsible for the crime. The...
December 12, 2014 - 10:16pm
August 6, 2013
Jackpot Junction in Morton, Minn., announces casino expansion
MORTON -- The Lower Sioux Indian Community has announced plans to break ground in August for a casino addition and renovation project at its Jackpot Junction Casino Hotel in Morton. The cost of the project was not disclosed. The project is designed by Walsh Bishop Design LLC. Loeffler...
August 6, 2013 - 11:57pm
May 18, 2013
Renville County, Minn., museum director had ancestors on both side of 1862 conflict
MORTON -- Franky Jackson had no idea he would make history of his own when he accepted the position as director of the Renville County Historical...
May 18, 2013 - 5:02am
January 2, 2013
Records for Jan. 2
This is the records summary for Jan. 2. Grove City woman hurt in New Year’s Day crash MORTON — An 81-year-old Grove City woman was taken to a metro-area hospital for treatment of injuries suffered in a one-vehicle rollover crash Tuesday morning along U.S. Highway 71 near Morton....
January 2, 2013 - 12:00am
January 1, 2013
Grove City, Minn., woman hurt in New Year’s Day crash
MORTON — An 81-year-old Grove City woman was taken to a metro-area hospital for treatment of injuries sustained in a one-vehicle rollover crash this morning along U.S. Highway 71 near Morton. According to the State Patrol, Evelyn M. Chellin was driving a 2001 Oldsmobile Bravada...
January 1, 2013 - 1:31pm
November 16, 2012
Senior adviser to Secretary of Interior tours Minnesota River
GRANITE FALLS -- More than two decades of work to clean up the Minnesota River has brought together a diverse partnership of stakeholders in...
November 16, 2012 - 12:00am
September 4, 2012
A visit to Birch Coulee
September 4, 2012 - 12:00am
Nutrient management conference to be Feb. 15 at Jackpot Junction
ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota Department of Agriculture invites farmers to hear about the latest research and techniques at the Nutrient Efficiency and Management Conference set from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Feb. 15 at the Jackpot Junction Casino Hotel in Morton. The conference will bring...
February 4, 2012 - 12:00am
July 19, 2011
Minnesota Historical Society's 26 sites to re-open on Saturday
ST. PAUL - The Minnesota Historical Society, its museums, historic sites and library will reopen to the public on Saturday following the state of Minnesota government shutdown. All programs scheduled beginning Saturday will resume as initially planned. Hours of operation and...
July 19, 2011 - 3:06pm
May 7, 2011
Jackpot Junction to pay civil fine over failure to file accurate, timely reports
MORTON -- The Lower Sioux Community, doing business as Jackpot Junction Casino Hotel, has agreed to pay a civil penalty as assessed by the Financial Crimes Enforcement Network of the U.S. Treasury, according to a news release from the community and the U.S. Treasury. The assessment...
May 7, 2011 - 12:00am