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Luverne’s Mallory Thorson (left) and Brooklynn Ver Steeg (right) drew postseason honors from BSC officials this week.
Two Luverne High School athletes drew postseason awards for their prowess on area basketball courts over the winter. One Cardinal player was selected to the 2018-19 All-Big South Conference Western Division Basketball Team. Another LHS athlete drew honorable mention from the league’s coaches....
Luverne teacher T.J. Newgard attempts a reverse layup during March Mayhem at Luverne High School Monday.
March Mayhem was on display in full force at Luverne High School Monday. The fourth annual LHS Charity Basketball Games attracted four teams for a hoops doubleheader. The evening started with a game between the LHS senior basketball players and  a team representing the LHS teaching staff. Game 2...
Three senior members of the Blue Mound Figure Skating Club are slated to perform solo numbers at the ice shows this weekend. They are (from left) Riley Severtson, Brenna Richters and McKenzie Engwicht. The shows begin at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday nights.
A spring ritual returns to the Blue Mound Ice Arena this weekend. The Blue Mound Figure Skating Club is slated to present its 28th annual ice show at the local venue Friday and Saturday nights. Both presentations begin at 7 p.m. Minnesota On’ice is the name of the 2019 version of the show. “It’s a...
It didn’t take for a long for what was a pleasant Sunday afternoon to turn sour for me. To the best of my recollection, it all unraveled in less than five minutes. Like a lot of people throughout the country, I was eagerly anticipating the selection show for the upcoming NCAA Men’s Basketball...
Adrian High School junior Bailey Lonneman (middle) made the 2018-19 All-Red Rock Conference Girls’ Basketball Team. Moriah Bullerman (left) and Avery Balster (right) drew honorable mention.
Nine athletes from the Star Herald coverage area drew postseason honors from Red Rock Conference officials last week. Five area players were selected to the 2018-19 All-RRC Girls’ Basketball Team and four others drew honorable mention from the league’s coaches. Three Hills-Beaver Creek Patriots and...
Luverne High School Principal Ryan Johnson presents Gabrielle Ferrell with the Region 3A Sub-Region 10 Triple 'A' Award.
Before her recognition as the Sub Region 10 Triple ‘A’ winner, Luverne High School senior Gabi Ferrell opened the Pipestone versus Luverne boys’ basketball game Feb. 21 by singing the national anthem. Then she graciously smiled for the crowd, posed for pictures and silently disappeared into the...
So, with the weather being so brutal this winter, what is the best thing you can do for wildlife at this time? The answer is kind of a harsh one but is the answer rooted in the most science and biology from a wildlife perspective. The answer is to start planning your habitat projects for next...
Sidney Fick
Forget about the stunning loss to Southwest Christian in the South Section 3A championship game on March 1 in Marshall. Hills-Beaver Creek High School senior Sidney Fick has a few more games to play before the book is closed on her standout high school basketball career. Fick, who became H-BC’s all...
Luverne’s Reghan Bork (middle) and Kamryn Van Batavia (right) made the 2018-19 All-Big South Conference Girls’ Hockey Team. Claire Baustian (left) received honorable mention.
Three members of the Luverne High School girls’ hockey program raked in postseason honors from Big South Conference officials last week. Two Cardinal players made the 2018-19 All-BSC squad, while another LHS athlete drew honorable mention. Freshman Reghan Bork and eighth-grader Kamryn Van Batavia...
Meghan Witte
A Luverne High School junior made the 2018-19 All-Big South Conference Western Division Gymnastics Team. Meghan Witte, Luverne’s top performer most of the season, is one of 15 members of the all-league squad. This is the second consecutive season Witte has earned all-conference honors. Division...

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