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An Eagle Scout at only 13, Minnesota boy is driven by service
Minnesota man accused of assisting in wife's suicide
Minnesota man with 17 DWI convictions faces bevy of new charges after crash
Data: Aug. 21, 2018
Minnesota man rescues 2 kids from fire; called 'absolutely heroic'
NHL standout Cullen's hockey arena adding third ice sheet
Walk-on freshman Zack Annexstad named Gophers' starting quarterback
Hunters asked to try to avoid shooting ear-tagged, radio-collared research bears
Amateur baseball: Bulls advance in state tournament
Girls tennis: Luverne falls to USC, beats LQVP
Sanford, Good Samaritan Society affiliation clears regulatory process
Hy-Vee earns kudos from Greenpeace
Fraud: Costly, painful and all too common
Railway seeks historic designation
Southwest Minnesota charities to receive funding from local food manufacturer
Place a Business Announcement
Commentary: 'Judas' leaves us shattered, but God still God
Commentary: Millennial caregiver overwhelmed with family obligations
Column: Two events on horizon at Worthington Middle School
Letter: Fill out survey and support theater effort
Commentary: Noticing others is first step to kindness
Raymond "Rip" Beckering
Steven J. Huisken
Cyril John Bernardy
When we have problems
A few small things
Column: Mop bucket surprise
Commentary: Harvesting late summer crops
Commentary: A weed in sheep's clothing
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Leland & Donna Hain
Fletcher August Huntington
MNIT seeks funds to protect Minnesotans' data
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
City of Worthington planning commission notice of public hearing
August 12, 2018
Five years after tragedy, Jim Kowalski's daughter keeps his legacy alive
ST. PAUL — Kris Kowalski Christiansen picked up the phone call from her father, Jim Kowalski, in late August of 2013. The call would change...
August 12, 2018 - 7:00am
August 8, 2018
Luverne man’s seasoned pretzels catching on
LUVERNE — It started as a stalwart snack at family gatherings, but Larry Lanphere’s seasoned pretzels have slowly made their way onto shelves...
August 8, 2018 - 10:45am
July 29, 2018
Child care changes 'a good step forward'
DULUTH — Minnesota family child care providers are embracing some small regulatory changes that could make a big difference in a profession that is shrinking fast. "This was a good step forward," said Julie Seydel, a child care provider and public policy director for the Minnesota...
July 29, 2018 - 10:00pm
July 18, 2018
Round Lake Vineyards given regional award
ROUND LAKE — Round Lake Vineyards & Winery was honored as the “Project of the Year” by the Southwest Regional Development Commission...
July 18, 2018 - 9:45am
July 11, 2018
SWIF invests $50,000 in Worthington Investment Network
WORTHINGTON — The Southwest Initiative Foundation (SWIF) has agreed to invest $50,000 into the Worthington Investment Network (WIN). It was an easy decision for the SWIF board, which voted unanimously to support the investment in late June. WIN’s strategy — to renovate buildings...
July 11, 2018 - 8:41am
July 2, 2018
Minnesota man invents new way to seal cracks then seals deal with major retailer
SCANDIA, Minn.—Greg Amundson couldn't sleep. His home-building company had collapsed, and he lay awake worrying about how he was going...
July 2, 2018 - 12:38pm
June 26, 2018
Report: Small businesses increasingly wary of fraud
ST. PAUL—Small-business owners are growing more wary of scammers and the impact on their bottom line, according to a report released Tuesday. The Better Business Bureau and the Federal Trade Commission teamed up for a survey of small businesses that found scammers are a growing...
June 26, 2018 - 9:24pm
May 30, 2018
Cliff’s Auto Body and Glass represents new chapter in family business
ADRIAN — Dent Works has a new name: Cliff’s Auto Body and Glass. The Adrian repair shop has a new owner and different sign, and customers...
May 30, 2018 - 11:13am
May 10, 2018
Forgot how to get outside and play? Minn. woman's new venture will teach you
WHITE BEAR LAKE, Minn.—Kerri Kolstad has loved spending time outdoors since she was a kid growing up in northern Minnesota. Ten years ago,...
May 10, 2018 - 10:02am
April 25, 2018
Worthington retailers jump into internet sales tax debate
WORTHINGTON — Retailers in the Worthington area, much like those around the country, are fighting a losing battle against online sellers, especially...
April 25, 2018 - 7:10am
April 21, 2018
Bingham Lake family business up for sale after 89 years
BINGHAM LAKE — As far as Dale Minion is concerned, there’s nothing he would change about his lifetime of playing in the dirt.
April 21, 2018 - 8:30am
April 11, 2018
Time to Delegate launched in Luverne, Worthington
WORTHINGTON — Shannon McCarthy is her own temp agency. She’s also an administrative assistant. And a personal assistant. And a bookkeeper....
April 11, 2018 - 11:01am
Shear Expressions marks 25 years
WORTHINGTON — Shear Expressions of Worthington is celebrating its 25th anniversary this month. The full-service salon, owned by Coleen Bui...
April 11, 2018 - 7:52am
April 6, 2018
Fiber mill's new felting machine weaves much to be desired
KINDRED, N.D.—Chris Armbrust and her Dakota Fiber Mill in Kindred have been turning all kinds of wool into yarn since 2010, but this winter...
April 6, 2018 - 7:23pm
Report: Minnesota-based grocer Supervalu considers selling
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. -- Minnesota-based retailer Supervalu Inc. is working with an adviser to consider options including a potential sale, according...
April 6, 2018 - 3:39pm