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Rock County Rock County Board Meeting (March 3, 2015)
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Jim Cosgrove and The Hiccups

Jim Cosgrove joins Newsmakers on AM 800 KQAD to preview his Feb. 28 concert in Luverne at the Palace Theatre. Jim and the Hiccups will perform a kids concert at 2 p.m. You can also check out

Southwest Crisis Center Regional Navigator Juli Fast

Juli Fast, Regional Navigator for the Southwest Minnesota Crisis Center, joins Newsmakers on AM 800 KQAD to talk about 2015 Safe Harbor Conference coming up on March 12in Redwood Falls. Also, the warning signs for youth under

Minnesota Adult Tobacco Survey

Rachel Vierra from Southwest Health and Human Services, joins Newsmakers on AM 800 KQAD to talk about the Minnesota Adult Tobacco Survey and the declining use of tobacco in the state. For more information, you can visit

Police Blotter

Two Worthington men involved in Rock County crash

WORTHINGTON – Two Worthington men escaped with non-life threatening injuries or less after their van rolled on Interstate 90 Tuesday evening in Rock County, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. Jose Zayas Claudio, age 32, was driving

Spencer woman arrested on drug charges through the mail

SPIRIT LAKE, Iowa – The Spirit Lake Police Department conducted a joint investigation with the United States Postal Service and Iowa Division of Narcotics Enforcement regarding an individual receiving a controlled substance from Colorado through the mail.

Crash in Dickinton County

SPIRIT LAKE, Iowa – The Dickinson County Sheriff’s Office has released details into a single vehicle crash that seriously injured a Fostoria man Sunday. Authorities say 56-year-old Jerry Peterson was driving a 2003 Chevrolet Silverado northbound on

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  • Batum rallies Trail Blazers past Clippers 98-93 in OT (Yahoo Sports) March 5, 2015
    The Portland Trail Blazers were able to overcome one of Damian Lillard's worst shooting games with a huge performance from Nicolas Batum down the stretch. Batum hit a 3-pointer that forced overtime, then set up three alley-oop baskets and added a clinching 3 in the final minute to rally the Trail Blazers past the Los […]
  • Peyton Manning has some unfinished business (Yahoo Sports) March 5, 2015
    Peyton Manning has unfinished business. After taking his physical and signing his revised contract Thursday at Broncos headquarters, he'll head home until the Broncos reconvene April 13 for the start of offseason workouts. Then, it's time to adapt to new coach Gary Kubiak's West Coast offense and continue his pursuit of a second Super Bowl […]
  • Westbrook has career-high 49, lifts Thunder past 76ers in OT (Yahoo Sports) March 5, 2015
    Russell Westbrook donned a mask and played like a superhero. The All-Star Game MVP set career highs with 49 points and 16 rebounds, and added 10 assists for his fourth consecutive triple-double, helping the Oklahoma City Thunder defeat the Philadelphia 76ers 123-118 in overtime Wednesday night. Westbrook wore the facial protection after having a bone […]
  • Davis has huge game in return, Pelicans beat Pistons 88-85 (Yahoo Sports) March 5, 2015
    Anthony Davis was feeling great, fired up about being back on the court and not at all subtle about showing it. When it was over, Davis had piled up 39 points, 13 rebounds and eight blocks in his return from a right shoulder sprain, and the New Orleans Pelicans won for the sixth time in […]
  • James scores 29, Cavaliers beat Raptors 120-112 (Yahoo Sports) March 5, 2015
    LeBron James retaliated on the scoreboard after Jonas Valanciunas tackled him on a drive late in the third quarter. James scored 14 of his 29 points in the fourth and matched a season high with 14 assists and the Cleveland Cavaliers held on to beat the Toronto Raptors 120-112 on Wednesday night. Valanciunas was called […]
  • MLS, players agree in principle to 5-year labor contract (Yahoo Sports) March 5, 2015
    Under the agreement, players 28 and older could become free agents if they have eight seasons of MLS service and their contracts have expired, a person familiar with the details said. Only a portion of the salaries of high-priced designated players count against the budget. ''This agreement will provide a platform for our players, ownership […]
  • Saints cutting veteran running back Pierre Thomas (Yahoo Sports) March 5, 2015
    The New Orleans Saints have notified veteran running back Pierre Thomas that he is being released after eight seasons with the club. Thomas' agent, Lamont Smith, confirmed the move Wednesday, while Thomas posted messages about the end of his playing days in New Orleans on social media. ''I want to thank the New Orleans Saints […]
  • A-Rod 1 for 2 in return from drug ban as Phils top Yanks 3-1 (Yahoo Sports) March 4, 2015
    Alex Rodriguez walked from the batter's box to home plate in the bottom of the first inning, eye black smeared across his face, and said hello to Philadelphia catcher Tommy Joseph, who was just 1 when A-Rod was taken first in the 1993 amateur draft. ''I told Marty and Tommy to take it easy on […]
  • Vikings agree to trade Cassel to Bills (Yahoo Sports) March 4, 2015
    The Minnesota Vikings and the Buffalo Bills agreed on a trade Wednesday that will send quarterback Matt Cassel to the Bills next week and give the Vikings extra draft picks. The Bills are sending two undisclosed draft choices to the Vikings and getting one undisclosed pick in the deal announced six days before NFL transactions […]
  • Ray Allen says he will not play this NBA season (Yahoo Sports) March 4, 2015
    Ray Allen might return to the NBA - just not this season. The league's all-time leading 3-point shooter who played for two NBA championship clubs announced Wednesday that he decided not to sign with any franchise for the remainder of this season, although he left the door open for a possible return in 2015-16. ''Over […]

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Luverne Cardinal baseball on KQAD

Catch the games on AM-800, KQAD and online at with Bruce Thalhuber… Tuesday- 3/31/2015 4:30PM at Adrian Tuesday- 4/7/2015 5:30PM at Pipestone Friday-4/10/2015 4:00PM Doubleheader at home with Redwood Valley Tuesday- 4/14/2015 5:30PM at home with

Section 3A &3AA girls basketball seedings

The seedings are in for the Minnesota  Girls Section 3A  basketball tournaments. In Section 3A South, Southwest Minnesota Christian is #1, Wabasso #2, Edgerton #3,  Red Rock Central #4, Fulda #5, Hills-Beaver Creek #6, Adrian #7,  MCC #8,