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Nick Milbrandt named Volunteer of the Year
MnDOT project to improve Main Street rolls forward
Peterson to run again in Minnesota’s 7th District
Tonight's Cafe Scientifique looks at oilseeds and bees
UMM photography project to be featured on Postcards
Reimers sinks 1,000th point in OT loss
Storm shutout by Marshall
Benson edges Tigers gymnasts
Tigers edged by Mainstreeters
Marshall goes 2-0 against MBA
Talking it over: Life in a small town
Troy Goodnough: Can we really afford to rely on coal for our future energy needs?
Letter: Jeff Backer is off to a good start in the House
Letter: Republicans should follow through on campaign promises
Letter: Is Rep. Jeff Backer waving the white flag on transportation?
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Runestone in limelight
The Kensington Runestone is once again in the limelight. The controversial stone is part of a discussion in the North American Lecture Tour, which began last week in California and continues this week in Alexandria. Participating in the tour is Professor Henrik Williams of Uppsala...
news / region
September 29, 2010 - 7:01am
July 10, 2010
Information released about semitrailer-train crash near Kensington
More information has been released about a semitrailer-train crash near Kensington Friday afternoon. The crash happened at about 12:20 p.m....
news / region
July 10, 2010 - 2:50am
July 9, 2010
Semitrailer driver injured in crash with train near Kensington
KENSINGTON, Minn. - A driver of a semitrailer suffered serious injuries in a crash with a train west of Kensington this afternoon. The crash happened on the Canadian Pacific railroad tracks and Highway 55 in Douglas County just east of the border with Grant County. Both Grant and...
news / region
July 9, 2010 - 2:30pm
December 31, 2009
Kensington man crosses 'climb a mountain' off his bucket list
Marvin Jensen can cross off at least one thing from his bucket list. This past August, he climbed a mountain. "This is one thing I wanted to...
December 31, 2009 - 12:39pm
October 22, 2009
Runestone research from a different perspective
Adam Hjorthen recently visited the Runestone Museum and Douglas County Historical Society in Alexandria to learn more about the famous Kensington Runestone. From here, he traveled to the Twin Cities to continue his research at the Swedish-American Institute and at the Minnesota Historical...
October 22, 2009 - 5:55am
October 3, 2009
Forum to feature author of latest Runestone book
If your curiosity over the Kensington Runestone was heightened while watching The History Channel documentary, The Holy Grail in America, here's a chance to learn more. The Kensington Area Heritage Society has arranged a special forum and book signing about the Runestone on Saturday,...
October 3, 2009 - 2:59am
August 27, 2009
From pastures to race tracks; Kensington farmer raises speedy horse
Clayton Mielke never imagined liking horses, much less raising them. He certainly never imagined that a young colt running in the pasture among...
sports / news
August 27, 2009 - 7:04am
June 15, 2009
Documenting a 111-year-old mystery
The Kensington Runestone is once again in the limelight. This time, as part of a documentary set to air on The History Channel this fall. Andy...
June 15, 2009 - 5:41am
May 28, 2009
Sophia Rose Lanners
Sophia Rose Lanners was born on May 1 at Stevens Community Medical Center in Morris to Brian and Sheila Lanners of Kensington. Sophia Rose weighed 7 lbs. 15 oz. and was 21" long. Grandparents are Bill Bailey formerly of Starbuck and the late Karen Bailey and late Edmund and late Phyllis...
May 28, 2009 - 1:48pm
February 10, 2009
Two fires near Kensington destroy home, granary
Two separate fires in the Kensington area - one late Friday night and the other early Saturday morning - destroyed a log home and a farm building. The...
February 10, 2009 - 12:00am
September 17, 2008
Farm where Runestone was unearthed awaits major improvements
Kensington Runestone Park has seen big changes over the years - buildings have been torn down and rebuilt, playground equipment has been erected, trees have grown taller and flowerbeds have been planted. A more recent change is the addition of 140 acres purchased by the Kensington...
September 17, 2008 - 12:00am
May 10, 2008
It's a dirty job
Brothers Dana and Paul Nelson grew up working on the family turkey farm near Kensington. They had no idea at the time that they'd still be working there years later. Nor did they know their jobs would someday land them on national TV. The men work at Oakdale Farm, which they own...
May 10, 2008 - 12:00am