Today's Top Stories

Training for athletic competition is strenuous enough, but when you add in a spinal injury, a wheelchair and partial paralysis, the task becomes even more difficult.
A war zone is a war zone. Both soldiers and civilian contractors put their lives on the line everyday overseas in the fight for America’s freedoms.
Three consecutive one point games and their season is off to a 2-1, 1-0 start.
Indianola residents may soon start noticing an increase in mosquito truck spraying in and around their neighborhoods.
For Inverness resident Luciel Sibley, Tuesday’s Primary election provided an extra bonus.

Generally Speaking: Things are certainly changing


This has been one of those weeks when I had a thousand ideas about what I wanted to write.

That is not always a good thing. Too many random ideas probably make me the poster child for why computer screens and cable news are bad for our brains. I have not been able to zero in on one topic. Maybe this will just be a scrambled ramble!

Several candidates yet to file campaign finance reports


A few local candidates have seemingly been neglectful when it comes to submitting their required campaign financial reports. According to the Secretary of State’s office, the reports must be filed periodically during the year they are vying for office and are mandatory even if no expenditures were made.



The 2019 high school football season is fast approaching, which means it is jamboree time for all... READ MORE


Services for Johnnie “Blue” Smith of Moorhead will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at First United Baptist... READ MORE

Breaking News

The redrawn lines for Districts 13 and 22 will be in effect for tomorrow’s primary elections.