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Tuesday, June 11

         LqPV golfers, baseball team head to state

Lac qui Parle Valley spring sports are making the most of their seasons, extending them as far as possible with athletes competing in the Class A State golf and baseball tournaments. LqPV golfers Carson Besonen, Molly Halvorson and Peyton Sachs will compete in the boys and girls...

Presentation unmasks intense activity of KKK in southwest Minnesota

When you think of white hoods, burning crosses and chants of “white power,” Minnesota isn’t a place that comes to mind.  But as Dr. Anita Gaul will show at a free program at the Lac qui Parle County Museum at 1 p.m. this Saturday, the KKK was present and aggressive far beyond the southern...

Races set for two LqP County Commissioner seats

Two Lac qui Parle County Commissioner seats will be contested and another will run unopposed in the upcoming general election in November. The District 3 Seat, which is the city of Madison, will have the mayor versus a city councilman as current Madison Mayor Greg Thole and...

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