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Annual Pioneer Village Halloween event is Saturday
Worthington births increasing every year
Pheasant hunter finds missing Minnesota 9-year-old
Twin Cities-based Feed My Starving Children helping hurricane victims
Prep football: H-LP finishes off perfect regular season
Prep volleyball: Setters are crucial to winning
Blast From the Past: Lefty Krohn was a pitching legend
Prep soccer: WHS has five on All-Big South boys team
Section 2A soccer: So close; Trojans edged by Mankato West
Letter: Let's not throw stones at each other over referendum
Column: MNsure not the problem
Column: MNsure not the problem
Column: My vote, explained
Column: Using assistive technology to overcome barriers
Elaine K. Nelson
Milton W. Matasovsky
Laurine Mary Somers
Margaret R. Drahota
Pumpkin soup perfect start for lively (but civil) dinner party
Potted mums difficult to establish if planted in fall
Column: Worthington is no stranger to election hullabaloo
New adaptation of ‘Sense and Sensibility’ arrives at Guthrie
Princess pride: Madilynn Mandelkow, 7, and family make community service a priority with The Den
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Van Der Linden-Lindell wedding
Hogan 90th birthday
Henning 60th anniversary
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City of Worthington Notice of Public Hearing
School Board Minutes September 2016
Notice of Public Hearing on Tax Abatement Request
March 20, 2016
Iowa egg farm faces legal action for wastewater spill
DES MOINES, Iowa — One of the nation’s largest egg farms, which lost millions of hens in last year’s bird flu outbreak, is defending itself against legal action by the state over a wastewater spill that fouled 18 miles of stream in northwest Iowa and killed 163,000 fish. The...
March 20, 2016 - 9:30pm
March 13, 2016
Area produce growers to offer community shares in garden crops
LAKEFIELD — For area vegetable farmers like Bill Brandt and Jill and Jake Cuperus, the area’s farmers markets have been a great tool for...
March 13, 2016 - 9:52pm
March 11, 2016
Sunrise Farms faces action for fish kill
HARRIS, Iowa — Sunrise Farms, a division of Sonstegard Foods, now faces state environmental action for a large waste spill last fall that killed more than 163,000 fish, including 700 sport fish, The Des Moines Register reported earlier this week. Sunrise Farms is an egg-laying operation...
March 11, 2016 - 9:57pm
March 4, 2016
Minnesota ag commissioner hopeful for more trade with Cuba
WILLMAR — When Minnesota Commissioner of Agriculture Dave Frederickson visited Cuba he had to put his past beliefs about the country behind...
March 4, 2016 - 9:55pm
Ag practices event set for Feb. 15
SHELDON, Iowa — Iowa State University Extension and Outreach will offer a Level 1 workshop covering Good Agricultural Practices (GAP). This one-day workshop is for farmers who sell directly to consumers or are considering expanding to foodservice or other markets. The training is...
February 4, 2016 - 9:34pm
January 29, 2016
Dayton backs off buffer strips for private ditches
ST. PAUL — Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton has ceded ground to farm interests, Republicans and some Democrats over a contentious aspect of his plan to require vegetative buffer strips to help protect water from agricultural runoff and erosion. Privately owned drainage ditches are off...
January 29, 2016 - 10:46pm
January 28, 2016
Saddling up with the Lord: Jackson sale barn hosts monthly Cowboy Church service
JACKSON — As a young girl, Judy Wiedemeier wanted to grow up to be a cowboy. Today, she still is much enamored of the cowboy way of life. By...
January 28, 2016 - 10:14pm
Southwest Minnesota counties see continued expansion in cattle, hog facilities
LUVERNE — Whether looking to put grain into livestock or save money on fertilizer by spreading manure, farmers in southwest Minnesota are investing...
January 28, 2016 - 10:04pm
January 21, 2016
Input to be gathered on changes to feedlot ordinance
WORTHINGTON — Public meetings will be conducted at 2 and 7 p.m. Monday at the Nobles County Public Works Building, 960 Diagonal Road, to discuss the Nobles County Feedlot Ordinance. A third opportunity is at 7 p.m. Wednesday, during the Planning and Zoning Commission meeting at...
January 21, 2016 - 9:12pm
January 20, 2016
Ackermanns receive national award for nutrient management
LAKEFIELD — Jerry and Nancy Ackermann have farmed a little differently than some of their neighbors for years now. While they may get a few...
January 20, 2016 - 9:46pm
January 15, 2016
Fearing wave of bankruptcies, corn belt wants new debt cap
CHICAGO — With agricultural lenders fearing a tidal wave of farm bankruptcies as soon as this spring, lawyers in the Midwest say they want U.S. Sen. Chuck Grassley of Iowa to raise the debt limit for so-called “family farmer” bankruptcies. Farmers in states like Illinois, Indiana...
January 15, 2016 - 9:35pm
December 29, 2015
Iowa ethanol plants produce record 4 billion gallons in 2015
DES MOINES, Iowa — An Iowa ethanol industry trade group says the state’s refineries produced more than 4 billion gallons of the corn-based fuel additive this year, a new record. The Iowa Renewable Fuels Association says Iowa provided about 27 percent of the nation’s ethanol....
December 29, 2015 - 9:50pm
Year in Review: Avian influenza takes toll on area poultry producers
WORTHINGTON — Gov. Mark Dayton and Agriculture Commissioner Dave Frederickson were in Worthington leading a public meeting on Dayton’s proposed...
December 29, 2015 - 9:44pm
December 28, 2015
Year in Review: Farmers enjoy record 2015 harvests
ORTHINGTON — “It was the best of times. It was the worst of times.” That line, made famous by Charles Dickens in “A Tale of Two Cities,”...
December 28, 2015 - 9:54pm
December 11, 2015
Fine-tuning for feedlots: New Nobles County ordinance moves closer to reality
WORTHINGTON — After nearly two years of information gathering and input, a new Nobles County Feedlot Ordinance is moving closer toward reality. During a Nobles County Planning Commission meeting Wednesday night, Environmental Services Director Wayne Smith and Feedlot Officer Alan...
December 11, 2015 - 9:55pm