It was a battle of “whatever you can do I can do better” on Tuesday, Feb. 16, inside the Luverne gymnasium between Hills-Beaver Creek’s Cole Baker and Luverne’s Gannon Ahrendt.
Ahrendt scored 34 points and grabbed 14 rebounds for the Cardinals, while Baker scored 25 points and grabbed seven...
The Hills-Beaver Creek Patriots girls’ basketball team improved to 8-1 with a pair of Red Rock Conference victories.
The Patriots opened the week with a 62-25 victory over Heron Lake-Okabena/Fulda in Okabena on Thursday, Feb. 18.
H-BC then topped Adrian/Ellsworth 50-33 in Adrian on Saturday, Feb....
The Luverne Cardinals boys’ hockey team split a pair of games this past week.
Luverne opened the week with a 4-1 victory over the Worthington Trojans on Tuesday, Feb. 16 in Worthington.
The Cardinals then dropped a home game to Waseca 7-1 on Friday, Feb. 19.
LHS 4, Worthington 1
It was a busy...
The Luverne gymnastics team topped Windom Area 128.350-121.150 on Thursday, Feb. 18.
Ella Reisdorfer took home first in the vault with a score of 9.100.
Amira Cowell finished third in the vault with a score of 8.800.
Kiana Woods finished fourth in the vault with a score of 8.600.
SW MN Compassionate Friends meets at 6:30 p.m. the third Monday of the month in the Luverne Area Community Foundation office, next to the Palace Theatre in Luverne.
The group provides support, understanding and hope to grieving parents and grandparents after a child dies — of any age and...
Thumbs up to local electric utility workers for their round-the-clock work at Luverne’s power plant to man the back-up generator that was called into service.
Thumbs up also to Luverne city leaders who had the foresight to maintain an independent power source for the community.
Thumbs down to...
•Complainant on 91st Street reported mailboxes knocked down.
•Complainant on W. Mead Court reported theft and breach of lease.
•Deputy conducted extra patrol in the city of Kenneth.
•Complainant on N. Freeman Avenue reported a disorderly.
•Complainant on N. Freeman...
Three-year-old Nora Matthiesen returned home to her rural Magnolia farm Feb. 10, surprising doctors and her parents, Jed and Deann Matthiesen, at the speed of her recovery.
“It is surprising on how fast she improved,” Deann said Saturday. “Her age worked in her favor — kids are so resilient.”
10 years ago (2011)
•The Luverne Middle and High School students and staff had the goal of raising $2,000 through the Pennies for Patients program in just one week’s time.
The incentive was to gain permission to shave the heads of Ryan Johnson, principal, and Todd Oye, activities director.
A son, Conner Gregory, weighing 8 pounds, 10 ounces, and 21 1/4 inches long, was born on Saturday, Jan. 30, 2021, at Sanford in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, to Greg and Natalie Fick of Beaver Creek.
Grandparents are Harlan and Sue Stueven of Hills and Al and Chris Fick of...