The Journalhttp://www.nujournal.comTop Headlinesen-usMon, 1 Sep 2014 03:49:48 EDTMon, 1 Sep 2014 03:49:48 EDT country music at the old country store NEWTON - It is Labor Day weekend at the historic Harkin General Store, and that means Lonesome Ron, The King of the Valley Yodelers, is here to play.Mon, 1 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTLabor Day 2014 Day became a national holiday in 1894, a tribute to trade and labor unions of the day who worked to improve the working conditions and pay levels of the American workers.Mon, 1 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTBrewers advance - The New Ulm Brewers are one win away from the 2014 Minnesota State Class "C" Baseball title. In a Sunday evening game, New Ulm scored four runs in the top of the ninth inning to erase a 3-1 Jordan lead.Mon, 1 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTBrewers knock off defending state champs 12-3 PLAINE - There will be a new Class C Minnesota amateur baseball champion this yea.Sun, 31 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDTMaasz records 3,000th career set assist in MLC loss LOUIS (AP) - The St. Louis Rams have cut Michael Sam, the first openly gay player drafted by an NFL team. The 7th-round draft pick has been outspoken and confident as his progress was watched as closely as any rookie in the league.Sun, 31 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDT