Luverne Elementary School fourth-graders learned lessons in kindness Thursday during an annual Youth Frontiers retreat at the Blue Mound Banquet Center.
Leaders Hannah Tjoflat and Preston Gunderson talked to students about why and how to make kind choices, how words and actions affect others and...
Vice chairperson Katie Baustian took the helm Jan. 28 during Luverne School Board’s first meeting of the year.
Baustian moved into the chair position and, by unanimous votes, Jodi Bosch becomes vice chair. She had served previously as the board’s clerk.
Shelley Sandbulte, the board’s former...
The Southwest Crisis Center will sponsor an “Orange-Out” event in recognition of Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month at the Windom vs. Luverne double-header basketball game on Thursday, Feb. 11, in Windom.
All four teams will join together to raise awareness during this game by wearing orange....
The Luverne speech team participated in its first invitational of the season Saturday, Feb. 6, in Worthington. Twenty-one teams with a total of 270 students competed in thirteen categories.
Luverne placed fourth as an incomplete team. Several LHS veteran speakers had other commitments Saturday...
Luverne High School FCCLA students competed in the Region 3 midwinter meeting Jan. 27 in Tyler. All of the students competed in a STAR event and will advance to the state conference April 14-16 in Bloomington. Pictured are (front, from left) Courtney Wendland, Adriana Gonzalez, Mikayla Wiederhoeft...
•Feb. 15: FSA Office closed for Presidents Day
•Feb. 26: CRP General sign-up deadline
•March 15: 2016 NAP Pasture and Spring-seeded Annual Crops sales deadline
•March 30: MPP Premium Payment Deduction authorization deadline
•March 31: 2015 Small Grains Loans and LDS request...
Luverne-Adrian FFA news
Four members of the Luverne-Adrian FFA participated in the Sioux Empire General Livestock Judging contest Saturday, Jan. 30.
Participants were Dylan Mente, Trevor Mente, Payton Fick and Tyler Reisdorfer.
The team placed fifth overall and Dylan placed 10th individually.
Springwater Township Board will meet at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 9, at the home of clerk Teresa Kramer.
American Legion Post #123 and Auxiliary will meet at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 10, in the Post Home.
Lady Luverne Red Hats will meet at 12:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 18, for lunch and at 2 p....
The Luverne Area Community Foundation issued its final grant gifts of 2015 in the amount of $34,168 for projects in the communities of Rock County.
General Fund Grants totaled $8,451 to the following organizations:
•Atlas of Rock County - $2,000 for purchase of a moving trailer.
•Big Buddies of...
Luverne native Jim Brandenburg was the keynote speaker during the Thursday, Jan. 28, luncheon at the Minnesota Newspaper Association’s 149th Annual Convention.
Brandenburg traveled the globe for over three decades as a photographer with National Geographic Magazine and he has done assignment work...