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We ask readers of to become registered for two reasons. We’d like to: Improve your experience on the site by offering content and features tailored to your interests. Viewing the paper online gives you access to content that our print subscribers do not have, a few examples include videos, slideshows and public polls.
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If you already have a account you can retrieve your password by clicking on login (top left corner of the screen) and than selecting "Forgot your password." Enter either your username or the email address you used when signing up and a password reminder will be sent to your email account.

Where is the e-Edition?
Online subscribers can access our e-edition by clicking on the yellow e-editon button at the top of the page. We publish the full printed version every week and allow access to past issues of the Star Herald. Use your current username and password to login.

I have questions regarding how to use the e-edition?
Please visit the help area of the our e-edition site for answers to most questions. It can be found here.

Are the classified sections in Star Herald print edition and on the same?
Customers advertising in the Star Herald classified section get their ad placed online and in the print edition of the Star Herald and the Luverne Announcer, for an additional fee. However, online classified ads offer enhancement features such as boxes and photos. To place a classified ad in this week’s paper go here.

How can I find an article from the Star Herald?
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Our online archives go back 10 years. If you are looking for something older you are welcome to browse our complete archives at the Star Herald office in downtown Luverne.

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I would like to read the Luverne Announcer online, it that possible?
The Luverne Announcer is published online every Sunday. To read this week’s issue simply click on the red “Luverne Announcer” button at the top right of the page.

I would like to advertise on, can I do that online?
There are a variety of options for advertising on our Web site. The easiest way to do this is by calling our dedicated sales team at 507-283-2333 (or emailing at They will be happy to help you with size, style and cost. For a brief look at our advertising options click here.

Can I advertise on and in the Star Herald print edition?
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