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Alexandrian named to '50 over 50' list of exceptional Minnesotans
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Pheasant opener: Better than numbers might indicate
Region 9 hosts snowmobilers fall workshop
Jackson's first hunt success
Jennie Lake re-established as a waterfowl refuge
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Emeline C. Haag
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COMMENTARY: Mentally ill fall through the cracks
Going far with 4-H horses
4-H dogs and young handlers take home awards
Putting your garden to bed
Palmer amaranth crops up in Todd County
Farmer deadlines approaching
Summit to showcase young, regional companies
Alexandria Industries commits $36,000 to car program
New Bethany owners envision upgrades
Small change adds up for youth groups
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September 8, 2016
Multi-agencies search for Glenwood suspect
Law enforcement officials are looking for a 29-year-old male who fled authorities early this morning, Thursday. The suspect, according to authorities, is Jacob Donovan Nelson of rural Glenwood. According to the Pope County Sheriff’s Office, shortly after 7:30 a.m., a concerned citizen...
September 8, 2016 - 3:29pm
August 17, 2016
Highway 29, 55 intersection becomes four-way stop
The Minnesota Department of Transportation will convert the intersection of Highway 29 and Highway 55 on the north side of Glenwood to a four-way stop starting Monday, Aug. 22. The change is meant to help address safety concerns at the intersection. Crews will add pavement messages...
August 17, 2016 - 12:00am
April 20, 2016
A comic book star
Twelve-year-old Hannah Poshek of Glenwood is feeling a bit like a celebrity after winning a national contest to be featured in her very own...
April 20, 2016 - 1:42pm
April 6, 2016
Open house for Glenwood downtown project set for April 14
The Minnesota Department of Transportation and city of Glenwood invite the public to learn more about the 2018 Glenwood downtown reconstruction project. An informational open house will be held on Thursday, April 14 from 4 to 6 p.m. at the Pope County Courthouse Community Room, 130...
April 6, 2016 - 12:00am
December 9, 2015
Irrigation clinic offered in Glenwood
Irrigators, mark your calendars to attend an Irrigator's Clinic to be held at the Lakeside Steak and Chophouse in Glenwood on Wednesday, Dec. 16. The event begins at 8 a.m. with registration and concludes at 2:45 p.m. Lunch will be provided.
December 9, 2015 - 12:00am
November 11, 2015
Design work in progress for 2018 Glenwood road project
Residents and motorists will notice crews doing work near Highway 28, Highway 29 and Highway 104 over the next several months. Crews from the Minnesota Department of Transportation and SEH, Inc. are doing preliminary survey work in advance of a 2018 project that will resurface...
November 11, 2015 - 12:00am
You Asked: What is the story behind the boot fence?
Driving along Highway 29, a row of boots can be seen placed on fence posts beside a tattered flag. Some find it endearing, some find it haunting,...
September 11, 2015 - 12:00am
May 20, 2015
MN dairy uses wasp larvae to control flies
Glenwood farm receives sustainability award
May 20, 2015 - 12:00am
March 13, 2015
Emmy winner Billy McLaughlin to perform in Glenwood
International guitarist Billy McLaughlin will appear in concert on Friday, March 27 at 7:30 p.m. at Central Square Cultural and Civic Center...
March 13, 2015 - 12:00am
September 5, 2014
Good Samaritan Society to close Glenwood location
The Good Samaritan Society – Glenwood Lakeview plans to close on or around October 20. Management recently gave the state a 60-day notice, as required by state law, to close the facility. Lakeview has been serving the Glenwood community and surrounding area since 1992, when...
September 5, 2014 - 12:00am
August 22, 2014
Glenwood woman says she fatally shot man who was assaulting her
A Glenwood woman told authorities she shot a man to death on August 13 after he assaulted her for hours, the Minnesota Department of Public Safety reported. The man was identified as Anthony Ray Tullis, 25. The Midwest Medical Examiner’s Office in Anoka County found that he died...
August 22, 2014 - 12:00am
March 7, 2014
Trumm Drug in Glenwood targeted in attempted burglary
It may be related to crimes in Douglas County
March 7, 2014 - 12:00am
January 2, 2014
New laws include radon information requirement
Glenwood woman’s death played key role in getting law passed
January 2, 2014 - 3:28pm
October 5, 2012
Central Square presents Monroe Crossing
Central Square in Glenwood will present Monroe Crossing in concert on Saturday, October 13 at 7:30 p.m. in the historic auditorium. This five-member...
October 5, 2012 - 12:00am
September 14, 2012
Glenwood concert series to open with Ensemble 61
Central Square in Glenwood will open the new Concert Series X with a performance by Ensemble 61, an award-winning Minnesota-based group of contemporary...
September 14, 2012 - 12:00am