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ACGC takes renewable route, invests in solar energy
RCW could start building additions in fall
Fans can buy personalized brick for Viking's stadium
State seeks frog and toad volunteers
NFL: Have Vikings finally replaced Moss?
Men's basketball: Badgers escape with win
NHL: Wild’s playoff push hinges on homestand
Tom Powers: MLS guys are kidding about the stadium, right?
Prep football: Solem patriarch of BOLD football family
Star Trek's 'Mr. Spock,' Leonard Nimoy, dies at 83
Creative Minnesota presentation in Willmar, Minn., postponed
Apple Watch launches April 24 for up to $17,000 in rose gold
Lucille "Tweet" Violet Corneil
Verna E. Thomsen
Richard "Ric" T. McGinty
Paul T. Quisberg
Viola M. Kittelson
Gatewood — Moenkedick
Kohlman — Zahnow
Henry — Koch
Hoese — Klema
Hartog — Geske
Letter: Where was Rep. Baker?
Letter: A misuse of Robert’s Rules
Letter: Ill-advised talks with Iran
Letter: Did voters make a mistake?
Letter: Don’t rush to judgment
January 6, 2011
Warm-hearted singer visits cold country
A warm-hearted country singer and song writer is on her way to take the chill out of a western Minnesota winter. Michelle Murray, a Nashville,...
region / community / entertainment / music
January 6, 2011 - 8:00am
Today 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. - Andes Tower Hills near Alexandria 8 p.m. - Franny's Bar & Grill in Starbuck with movie sneak preview and concert; $10 cover Friday 7 to 10 p.m. - Minnewaska Area High School, Glenwood; $10 advance, $15 at door Saturday 10 a.m. - photos and autographs,...
region / community / entertainment / music
January 6, 2011 - 7:59am
October 15, 2010
Anderson campaigns despite the safety of his House seat
STARBUCK -- As Paul Anderson sat in his grain truck in Benson this week waiting to dump a load of corn, he a little left out of the flurry of campaigning going on around him. The first-term District 13B member of the House of Representatives has no opponent this year. While that's...
October 15, 2010 - 12:00am
October 12, 2010
Gimse, Rice appearing today in Starbuck
STARBUCK -- A forum featuring the Senate candidates from District 13 will held at 2:30 p.m. today in Starbuck. The event will be at the Minnewaska Lutheran Home, 605 Main Street in Starbuck. Sen. Joe Gimse, R-Willmar, and Willmar businessman Larry Rice, the DFL-endorsed candidate,...
October 12, 2010 - 12:00am
October 11, 2010
Rice and Gimse will be at forum Tuesday in Starbuck
STARBUCK -- A forum featuring the senate candidates from District 13 will be held at 2:30 p.m. Tuesday in Starbuck. The event will be held at the Minnewaska Lutheran Home, 605 Main Street, in Starbuck. Sen. Joe Gimse, R-Willmar, and Willmar businessman Larry Rice, the DFL-endorsed...
October 11, 2010 - 4:31pm
August 2, 2010
Norway Lake-Sunburg tops Starbuck to win Cornbelt South title
SUNBURG -- A six-run seventh inning punctuated a perfect run for Norway Lake-Sunburg through the Cornbelt North playoffs as the Lakers outslugged Starbuck 12-8 Sunday in the championship. The Lakers (8-10) will enter this weekend's Region 15C tournament in Greenwald as a No. 1 seed...
August 2, 2010 - 12:00am
June 3, 2010
No opponent means some down time for regional GOP House official
STARBUCK --- Paul Anderson is hoping to get his RV off the farm yard this summer. Two years ago, when the Republican state representative from rural Starbuck was campaigning hard during his first attempt to win a seat in the Minnesota House, there was no time to go camping. But...
news / local
June 3, 2010 - 12:00am
Open water on Green, Minnewaska
SPICER -- Two of the region's largest lakes are now ice free. The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources reported that the ice went off both Green Lake near Spicer and Lake Minnewaska between Starbuck and Glenwood on Friday. The ice-out dates for both are early, but not records. Historical...
news / region
April 3, 2010 - 12:00am
March 20, 2010
Mussels among topics for CRWP annual meeting
STARBUCK -- The Chippewa River Watershed Project is hosting its annual meeting at the Starbuck Community Center on Thursday, March 25. The free event begins at 5 p.m. followed by a meal at 6 p.m. and presentations at 7 p.m.
outdoors / region
March 20, 2010 - 12:00am
October 7, 2009
Drug bust in Starbuck nets one arrest, investigation ongoing
STARBUCK -- Pope County law enforcement officials are continuing to investigate after one person was arrested Tuesday during a drug bust in Starbuck. According to a news release from Sheriff Tom Larson, a search warrant was executed around 5:25 p.m. Tuesday at a home along John Street....
news / region
October 7, 2009 - 11:33am
July 20, 2009
Regal, Starbuck open Cornbelt North with wins
REGAL -- Chris Beier gave up a pair of runs in the second inning, then settled down and retired 17 straight batters and Regal went on to upend Paynesville 4-2 in a Cornbelt North playoff game on Sunday. Paynesville scored its runs on a walk, an Adam Miller double, an Adam Hemmesch...
July 20, 2009 - 12:01am
July 9, 2009
Hebrink homer in 8th lifts Raymond Rockets
RAYMOND -- Ryan Hebrink belted a three-run homer with two outs in the eighth inning to rally Raymond to a 5-4 win over Starbuck in a non-league amateur baseball game on Wednesday night. Tied 2-2, Raymond's Tom DeBoer walked with one out and advanced on Jordan's Smith third hit of...
July 9, 2009 - 12:00am
June 3, 2009
Lawmakers from across region buzz over news of gov.'s plans
WILLMAR -- Gov. Tim Pawlenty's announcement he will not seek a third term didn't really catch area legislators by surprise, but its timing has them buzzing. "It's a reality check for those of us in the Republican party,'' said Rep. Paul Anderson, R-Starbuck.
news / local / region
June 3, 2009 - 12:00am
January 31, 2009
Freshmen legislators are learning quickly about the state's economic challenges
WILLMAR -- In days that begin at 7:30 a.m.
region / local / news
January 31, 2009 - 12:00am