Mavis Fodness photo/1214 Hardwick Santa 2017 At 10-month-old Guinevere Carlson smiles brightly for the camera from Mrs. Claus’ lap.
Mavis Fodness photo/1214 Hardwick Santa 2017 Santa and Mrs. Claus come to Hardwick
Rural recycling sheds are being misused, and county officials are considering options to encourage better outcomes.
Portland, Oregon, artist Doug Burns (at computer) talks about the videos he created to an audience of about 15 people at the artist talk Thursday night at the Coffey Contemporary Arts facility in downtown Luverne.
New parent and visual artist Doug Burns opened Lord Grizzly Gallery’s first three-month exhibition in the new Luverne facility.
Loralie Aljets hopes a missing family member returns before the Christmas holidays. She’s also optimistic a $500 reward will assist in the family dog’s safe return. “We’re hoping,” Aljets said last week.
A familiar venue greeted those who gathered for the 2017 Tree of Lights ceremony Sunday night in Luverne.
Cody and Nicole (Aaker) Henrichs hosted a ribbon-cutting event Friday night to celebrate the grand opening of their new Main Street businesses, Coffey Contemporary Arts and Lord Grizzly Gallery.
Mavis Fodness photo/1214 Hardwick Santa 2017 At 10-month-old Guinevere Carlson smiles brightly for the camera from Mrs. Claus’ lap.
Portland, Oregon, artist Doug Burns (at computer) talks about the videos he created to an audience of about 15 people at the artist talk Thursday night at the Coffey Contemporary Arts facility in downtown Luverne.

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Adrian's McKinley Nelson keeps the ball out of the reach of Ellsworth's Kallie Chapa during Thursday's girls' basketball game in Ellsworth.
A late run by the Ellsworth girls’ basketball team gave the Panthers a 52-44 home win over Adrian Thursday. In what was a very competitive second stanza, the visiting Dragons erased a seven-point deficit to sport a pair of leads in the final 18 minutes of play. Ellsworth, however, answered the...
Students in Kelly Bergan’s second-grade classroom are (front, from left) Emma Abrahamson, Grace Kempema, Morgan Nath-Huls, Kathryn Spoonhour, Alycia Scott, Shyianeva Johnson, Rebecca Arndt, Kloe Brockberg, (back) Rylin Goembel, Jonathan LeBaron, Kinser Klosterbuer, Saul Hoven, Kade Dopheide, Kale Ver Steeg, Teegan Anderson, Dawsyn Lais, Will Boltjes, Logan Wrigg, Efrain Medina and Carter Mazza.
Kelly Bergman's Class: Dear Santa, How are your reindeer doing? I will leave them water and I will leave a snack for you. I would love a phone that comes with a headset for Christmas. Sincerely, Saul Hoven   Dear Santa, Hi, how are you? I have been good this year. I clean my room when I make a mess...
Mavis Fodness photo/1214 Hardwick Santa 2017 At 10-month-old Guinevere Carlson smiles brightly for the camera from Mrs. Claus’ lap.
Mavis Fodness photo/1214 Hardwick Santa 2017 Santa and Mrs. Claus come to Hardwick More than 100 parents, grandparents and children crowded into the Hardwick Legion Hall Saturday afternoon for the annual Santa Claus Day hosted by the Hardwick Community Club. Temperatures rose into the low 30s with...
Rural recycling sheds are being misused, and county officials are considering options to encourage better outcomes. The drop-off site in Beaver Creek has been particularly misused lately, with overfilled containers, often heaping with both garbage and recyclables. “We installed cameras awhile back...
Portland, Oregon, artist Doug Burns (at computer) talks about the videos he created to an audience of about 15 people at the artist talk Thursday night at the Coffey Contemporary Arts facility in downtown Luverne.
New parent and visual artist Doug Burns opened Lord Grizzly Gallery’s first three-month exhibition in the new Luverne facility. Burns conducted an hourlong artist talk to about 15 individuals Thursday night, explaining why he titled his exhibition “Get to Work Doyg.” The name “Doyg” harkens back to...
Loralie Aljets hopes a missing family member returns before the Christmas holidays. She’s also optimistic a $500 reward will assist in the family dog’s safe return. “We’re hoping,” Aljets said last week. Missing is the family’s 4-year-old Boston terrier named Gizmo. She strayed from the family’s...
A familiar venue greeted those who gathered for the 2017 Tree of Lights ceremony Sunday night in Luverne. The event moved indoors, back to the Hospice Cottage located on Oakley Street, where about 25 participated in the remembrance ceremony. For the past two years, the lighting ceremony was...
Cody and Nicole (Aaker) Henrichs hosted a ribbon-cutting event Friday night to celebrate the grand opening of their new Main Street businesses, Coffey Contemporary Arts and Lord Grizzly Gallery. The spaces occupy the historic Coffey Building, which housed a bank, law office, doctor’s office and...
High school choir members sing “Jingle Bells” as their final of three songs Friday night.
Luverne Middle School and High School students presented their annual Christmas concert, “Peace on Earth,” Friday night in the high school gym, which was filled to capacity with audience members. The 2017 concert centered on the theme of peace, and students from each choral level shared original...
This house at the corner of Lincoln Street and Freeman Avenue was demolished Tuesday across the street from the Carnegie Cultural Center. The next blighted property slated for demolition is the house next to NAPA across from Gran Prairie Events on South Estey Street. The city purchased the...

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