Luverne has been selected to host the 2018 Minnesota Governor's Pheasant Hunting Opener. The announcement was made Friday night during a community banquet at this year's opener event, hosted by Marshall.
Ross Bergman holds the sheet music developed for the piano selection he wrote called “Granpa’s Song” and will play the piece at Tuesday’s reConvening event at the Palace Theatre in Luverne. The event hosted by Minnesota Public Radio’s Cathy Wurzer begins at 6:30 p.m.
Three local guests will join Minnesota Public Radio’s Cathy Wurzer on stage Oct. 24 when she returns to Luverne for continued talks on the end-of-life decisions.
Jim Harner has been teaching the National Safety Council defensive driving class for the past 25 years. Completion of the class, offered through Luverne Community Education, allows participants to receive a 10-percent premium discount on their auto insurance.
Pullout section: Luverne Community Education offers the initial eight-hour defensive driving class twice a year. The course is offered from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. two Mondays, Nov. 13 and 20.
Mavis Fodness photo/1019 Kettle Coordinator Suanne Ohme is putting down the bell as the local kettle coordinator with the Salvation Army after nine years at the helm. The organization is currently looking for a volunteer replacement.
The Salvation Army is currently seeking a replacement coordinator for its red kettle campaign in Rock County.
With no measurable precipitation slated for this week, Rock County farmers will delve back into the 2017 harvest.
Mark Robinson (left) and Sierra Schmuck were selected as Luverne High School’s 2017 Homecoming king and queen.
Sierra Schmuck and Mark Robinson were crowned LHS 2017 Homecoming queen and king at ceremonies Tuesday evening, Oct. 3, in the Luverne High School gymnasium. Schmuck is the daughter of Cory Schmuck and JoDee Haubrich, both of Luverne.
Ross Bergman holds the sheet music developed for the piano selection he wrote called “Granpa’s Song” and will play the piece at Tuesday’s reConvening event at the Palace Theatre in Luverne. The event hosted by Minnesota Public Radio’s Cathy Wurzer begins at 6:30 p.m.
Jim Harner has been teaching the National Safety Council defensive driving class for the past 25 years. Completion of the class, offered through Luverne Community Education, allows participants to receive a 10-percent premium discount on their auto insurance.
Mavis Fodness photo/1019 Kettle Coordinator Suanne Ohme is putting down the bell as the local kettle coordinator with the Salvation Army after nine years at the helm. The organization is currently looking for a volunteer replacement.
Mark Robinson (left) and Sierra Schmuck were selected as Luverne High School’s 2017 Homecoming king and queen.

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Luverne has been selected to host the 2018 Minnesota Governor's Pheasant Hunting Opener. The announcement was made Friday night during a community banquet at this year's opener event, hosted by Marshall. “I thank the people of Luverne for graciously offering to host the 2018 Governor’s Pheasant...
Ross Bergman holds the sheet music developed for the piano selection he wrote called “Granpa’s Song” and will play the piece at Tuesday’s reConvening event at the Palace Theatre in Luverne. The event hosted by Minnesota Public Radio’s Cathy Wurzer begins at 6:30 p.m.
Three local guests will join Minnesota Public Radio’s Cathy Wurzer on stage Oct. 24 when she returns to Luverne for continued talks on the end-of-life decisions. The event is called The reConvening and is a follow-up to the February gathering called The Convening. “I am hoping the seeds we planted...
Jim Harner has been teaching the National Safety Council defensive driving class for the past 25 years. Completion of the class, offered through Luverne Community Education, allows participants to receive a 10-percent premium discount on their auto insurance.
Pullout section: Luverne Community Education offers the initial eight-hour defensive driving class twice a year. The course is offered from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. two Mondays, Nov. 13 and 20. Four-hour refresher courses are offered quarterly. Contact community education at 283-4724 to register or for...
Mavis Fodness photo/1019 Kettle Coordinator Suanne Ohme is putting down the bell as the local kettle coordinator with the Salvation Army after nine years at the helm. The organization is currently looking for a volunteer replacement.
The Salvation Army is currently seeking a replacement coordinator for its red kettle campaign in Rock County. For the past nine years the coordinator position was filled by Suanne Ohme of Luverne, who decided to retire after first volunteering for the position in 2008. “You have to be pleasant and...
With no measurable precipitation slated for this week, Rock County farmers will delve back into the 2017 harvest. Soggy field conditions have kept farmers out of the fields, according to the latest USDA crop conditions report. This year’s harvest is lagging behind the five-year average. “They have...
As the 7 a.m. sun rises over the north parking lot at Luverne High School, band members take their places Friday for rehearsal. On that day, parents were invited to join for a taste for what students have been doing since practice started this summer. Parents followed their student musicians and...
As the 7 a.m. sun rises over the north parking lot at Luverne High School, band members take their places Friday for rehearsal. On that day, parents were invited to join for a taste for what students have been doing since practice started this summer. Parents followed their student musicians and tried to keep step with the choreographed field movements. It’s an annual tradition for the group, and parent Carrie Overgaard said it’s time well spent.
Luverne High School marching band members wrapped up their 2017 season Saturday with a trip to the U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis for the Youth in Music field competition. Parents, students and marching band supporters pooled resources to charter two buses for the 85 band students and their...
Luverne Mayor Pat Baustian encouraged the Hardwick City Council to move forward after the recent loss of its mayor. Janyce Baustian died Sept. 19 in the first year of a two-year term. Councilman Scott Edwards will assume mayoral duties and his seat will be filled at a later date. Other councilmen...
The following appeared in the Rock County Herald on May 12, 1939:   NEW GOLF COURSE TO BE FORMALLY OPENED SUNDAY   Greens and Fairways Were Completed First of Week   Luverne’s new golf course will be formally opened Sunday. The new course is located on the Fogg estate land a little more than a mile...
Mark Robinson (left) and Sierra Schmuck were selected as Luverne High School’s 2017 Homecoming king and queen.
Sierra Schmuck and Mark Robinson were crowned LHS 2017 Homecoming queen and king at ceremonies Tuesday evening, Oct. 3, in the Luverne High School gymnasium. Schmuck is the daughter of Cory Schmuck and JoDee Haubrich, both of Luverne. Robinson is the son of Wayne and Ann Robinson, also of Luverne...

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