News

Meetings Springwater Township Board will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 2, in the township hall. Parkinson’s Support Group will meet at 2 p.m. Monday, Aug. 8, at Poplar Creek Care Center.   Apply by Aug. 1 to join H-BC stakeholder committee The Hills-Beaver Creek School Board is seeking members for...
Luverne native John Cox and his wife Sarah Dobrozsi leave a courtroom in 2020 during a criminal child abuse case that was dismissed May 6.
Luverne native John Cox and his wife Sarah Dobrozsi are gaining ground in a legal battle that cost them custody of the child they were in the process of adopting. They had faced 2020 criminal child abuse charges that were dismissed May 6, and on May 9 the couple sued the people who they say wrongly...
Rock County Rural Water will purchase Lewis and Clark water from the city of Luverne, per an agreement worked out Monday night. Luverne has been using only two-thirds of its contracted water through the Lewis and Clark Regional Water System, which pipes water from the Missouri River aquifer from...
Rock County voters will join Minnesota’s First Congressional District on Aug. 9 to elect a replacement for the late Congressman Jim Hagedorn. Mail ballots were sent last week to roughly 200 Rock County voters in rural precincts that have no polling stations, and early voting and absentee ballots...
A Luverne community weaving project engages the artist in all of us. Luverne residents Lowell and Shirley Harrison have a simple “loom” at the trailhead building on the corner of Blue Mound Avenue and East Main Street, and they provide yarn for the community weaving activity. Discarded T-shirts...
Luverne alumna Wendy (Anderson) Grill shared this image of her LHS Class of 1967 taken during their July 15 reunion at the Generations Event Center. Pictured are (front, from left) Connie DeBates Peterson, Annie Martin West, Margaret Christiansen Freese, Linda Sparrow Iveland Johnson, Ardis Ormseth...
Luverne High School Class of 1962 graduates gather July 14 at Take 16 Brewery for a reunion. They include (front row, from left) Bill Mohr, Bob Alink, Linda (Bowman) Moeller, Joyce (Raschke) Forrest, Sandy (Miller) Murphy, Darlene (Hitch) Woolsey, Barb (Mulvihill) Priesz, Stephanie (Anderson)...
Cloverbud Mallorie Boeve talks with judge Cheyenne Edmundson about the fairy garden she designed and assembled.
On Monday Rock County 4-H’ers were busy bringing general projects to the exhibit building on the fairgrounds in Luverne. Each exhibitor talked with a judge, who will award the 4-H’er with a purple, blue, red or white ribbon.
Hunters can apply for special youth deer hunt permits through Friday, Aug. 19, to hunt in several state parks in Minnesota. The Blue Mounds State Park special youth hunt will be Nov. 19-20. The number of participants is limited to 10, with a bag limit of two bucks. These hunts are for youth ages 12...
Bailey Sopkowiak enjoys grilled corn courtesy of Gevo.
Luverne residents, alumni, businesses, organizations and individuals hosted an epic four-day party Thursday through Sunday for Cardinal Pride Weekend. Festivities started Thursday, July 14, with 15,000 free hot dogs, courtesy of local businesses, for the 60th anniversary of Luverne’s iconic Hot Dog...

Pages

Comment Here