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5K run Registration is now open for the 15th Annual De-Light-Ful Run set for Saturday, Nov. 25, at 6 p.m. The race will start and end at the Luverne Armory this year, which will also be the site of a free post-race dance with the Casey Muessingman Band providing the entertainment. Online...
Luverne eighth-grader Brooklynn Ver Steeg (middle) takes a turn with a group of runners during the Minnesota State Class A Cross Country Championships at St. Olaf College in Northfield Saturday.
The Luverne girls wrapped up a successful season with a strong showing at the Minnesota State Class A Cross Country Championships Saturday at St. Olaf College in Northfield. Luverne, which was making its 10th appearance as a team at state competition since 2002, solidified its position as one of...
The final week of the fall sports season here in southwest Minnesota provided me with some of my personal highlights of the 2017 campaign. The Luverne volleyball and girls’ cross country teams may not have claimed any titles, but they represented the Star Herald coverage area with dignity and grace...
Adrian senior Brady Henning placed 61st in a 166-runner field at the state cross country meet in Northfield Saturday.
An Adrian High School senior wrapped up his running career at the Minnesota State Class A Cross Country Championships Saturday at St. Olaf College in Northfield. Brady Henning, a first-time qualifier for state competition, exceeded expectations he had set for himself prior to the state classic....
Luverne seniors Rachel Oftedahl (middle) and Alexis Ferrell protect their side of the court during Thursday's tournament championship match in Pipestone.
Luverne’s first appearance in the South Section 3AA Volleyball Tournament ended in defeat when the Cardinals squared off against the Marshall Tigers Thursday in Pipestone. Luverne, which last qualified for a postseason championship game in 1997, faced long odds entering the match against the...
Luverne senior Alexis Ferrell registered 21 kills and 26 digs during Tuesday's tournament win over JCC.
The Luverne Cardinal volleyball team qualified for its first postseason championship game since 1997 Oct. 31 in Luverne. Luverne squared off against No. 3 Jackson County Central in the semifinal round of the South Section 3AA Tournament in the Cardinal Gym. The match turned into a competitive one,...
The 2017 volleyball season came to an end for the Hills-Beaver Creek Patriots Oct. 31 in Worthington. H-BC faced the tough task of playing top-seeded Tracy-Milroy-Balaton in the semifinal round of the South Section 3A Tournament. The fourth-seeded Patriots did score 20 or more points in two of the...
The Luverne girls' cross country team won the Section 3A team title for the third consecutive season Thursday in Madison.
Adverse weather conditions and the competition couldn’t keep the Luverne girls’ cross country team from accomplishing a mission Thursday. The Cardinals traveled to Madison on a quest to capture the program’s third consecutive team title at Section 3A Cross Country Championships. The athletes and...
Seven members of the Luverne High School tennis program raked in postseason honors from Big South Conference officials last week. Samantha Pierce (middle), Emilie Bartels (second, right), Joci Oye (below) and Riley Severtson (below) made the All-BSC Western Division Team. Elise Jarchow (left), Rozilyn Oye (second, left) and Carissa Cunningham (right) received honorable mention recognition.
Seven members of the Luverne High School tennis program received postseason honors from Big South Conference officials last week. Four Cardinal players were selected to the 2017 All-BSC Western Division Tennis Team. Three other LHS athletes drew honorable mention recognition from league officials....
The curious part of my nature prompts me to ask a question to our readers. Does anyone remember what they were doing on the first weekend of November in 1999? I would guess not many could answer that question, and I know that I would have to plead ignorance if the same query was sent my way. After...

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