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September 5, 2016
Ripe and ready: Round Lake Vineyards set for second annual Grape Stomp
WORTHINGTON -- Though the typical southwest Minnesota harvest season may still be several weeks away, there is another crop that’s ripe and...
September 5, 2016 - 10:13pm
September 2, 2016
Worthington's Bedford Industries marks milestone anniversary
WORTHINGTON -- It’s hard to imagine a world without twist ties. We use them everyday to seal our bread bags, bundle our kale and fold our...
September 2, 2016 - 10:13pm
Businesses closing for Labor Day
WORTHINGTON — Many local offices and businesses will be closed Monday to observe the Labor Day holiday.All federal, state, county and city offices will be closed. All local financial institutions will be closed. The Worthington Area YMCA/City Aquatics Center and the Center for Active...
September 2, 2016 - 9:56pm
August 28, 2016
Many merchants still swiping long after deadline to switch to new credit, debit card technology
FARGO, N.D. -- They’re in most everyone’s wallets, but the next generation of credit and debit cards aren’t accepted everywhere -- long after the deadline for merchants to stop swiping and start reading chips. EMV cards, short for Europay-Mastercard-Visa, have been around since...
August 28, 2016 - 9:15pm
August 26, 2016
Damage minimal in McDonald’s sign fire
WORTHINGTON -- The Worthington Fire Department was dispatched Wednesday night to McDonald’s following an 8:45 p.m. report that an outside sign...
August 26, 2016 - 6:25am
August 25, 2016
Planning Commission approves permit for Local Harvest; reviews gravel pit operation
WORTHINGTON -- The Nobles County Planning Commission Wednesday night approved a request from Jake and Jill Cuperus, doing business as Local Harvest, to operate a commercial/recreational facility on the former Prairie View Golf Links outside of Worthington. While the couple had obtained...
August 25, 2016 - 9:18pm
August 24, 2016
Rep. King pays visit to Sibley
August 24, 2016 - 10:04pm
August 17, 2016
‘Best Margarita’ event to be served up Saturday
WORTHINGTON -- Ever wonder who serves the best margarita in Worthington? So does Genell Hollahan. Hollahan, a Thrivent Financial representative, has helped coordinate an event she hopes will answer that question and raise money for a worthy cause at the same time. “Worthington’s...
August 17, 2016 - 9:32pm
August 15, 2016
Primp Salon open in downtown Worthington
WORTHINGTON -- After 12 years in the cosmetology industry, a local woman has now reached one of her long-time goals -- to own a salon. Tina Schlichte...
August 15, 2016 - 8:39am
August 11, 2016
"Got Spritz?" set for Saturday at Worthington business
WORTHINGTON -- A downtown Worthington business will host a Saturday event that is being billed as “featuring all things local.” Amanda Walljasper-Tate, owner of The Daily Apple, said “Got Spritz?” will take place from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at her business. The event will also...
August 11, 2016 - 10:02pm
August 7, 2016
Immigrants contribute to all aspects of Minnesota economy
WILLMAR, Minn. -- Immigrants and refugees contribute to the state’s economy as workers and entrepreneurs, according to a new report from Minnesota’s businesses. The report from the Minnesota Business Immigration Coalition looks at the economic impact of immigration. Immigrants...
August 7, 2016 - 9:37pm
August 5, 2016
Hibbett Sports now open in Worthington
ORTHINGTON -- Competitors and community members alike can visit a new store in town for their sporting goods needs. Hibbett Sports opened its...
August 5, 2016 - 9:44pm
HEADLINE Minnesota carpet cleaner challenges U.S. Olympic Committee on free speech
ST. LOUIS PARK -- A Minnesota small business owner who felt "bullied" by the U.S. Olympic Committee is asking a federal court to clarify who can say what about U.S. athletes in Rio de Janeiro. Michael Kaplan, co-owner of Zerorez in St. Louis Park, said he decided to file suit after...
August 5, 2016 - 9:11pm
July 29, 2016
Petition seeks signatures for Sunday liquor sales in Worthington
WORTHINGTON -- A group of local restaurant and bar owners is spearheading an effort to allow voters vote on Sunday liquor sales in the community. According to Minnesota State Statute (340A.504), a city may issue Sunday liquor licenses only if authorized to do so by the voters of...
July 29, 2016 - 9:33pm
July 27, 2016
Minorities with post-secondary credentials make less than whites, study shows
ST. PAUL -- Minorities in Minnesota make less than whites after earning a college degree or other post-secondary credentials, according to a study released Wednesday by the state of Minnesota. The analysis by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development also found...
July 27, 2016 - 10:06pm