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Supporting Farmers in Stressful Times training offered
Cover Crops workshop planned Jan. 30
Union Pacific increasing track speed in Bigelow
Rock-Nobles Cattlemen banquet is Feb. 5
Harberts requests discussion to “buy down referendum”
'Physically and emotionally, I'm drained': Resigning MN coach points finger at problematic parents
The Drill: Sophomore Rudy Voss leads JCC Huskies into battle
Tuesday sports roundup: Wieneke lifts Adrian; Pipestone Area trims SWC in barnburner
Girls basketball: Wild and mild: Trojans get it done
Boys hockey: New Ulm skates past Worthington, 7-0
Letter: Let lawmakers know that abortions must end
Letter: Auditorium offering outstanding array of artists
Letter: Come together and vote yes for our future
Letter: Much more to the story needed on police incident
Letter: Be responsible -- vote yes to help the community
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Duluth Rage Room offers safe place for releasing emotions
Does Champagne have to have bubbles?
Instant Pot users provide tips and recipes for latest kitchen gadget
Sicilian Swordfish and Rapini a healthy, fresh and flavorful meal
Labor of love: Couple puts sweat equity into new kitchen addition
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Jacobsma 90th birthday
Birth: Paul Lucas Waldner
Kenyon 90th birthday
Koepsell 80th birthday
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
City of Worthington planning commission notice of public hearing
Data: Nov. 27, 2017
government and politics
January 3, 2018
'Acting lieutenant governor' quiet first day on job
ST. PAUL — Minnesota state Senate President Michelle Fischbach calls herself "acting lieutenant governor," but has not talked publicly...
January 3, 2018 - 6:29pm
Red Lake Council votes to allow fishing on lakes after fishermen go missing
RED LAKE, Minn.—The Red Lake Tribal Council voted Wednesday, Jan. 3, to allow fishing on both Upper and Lower Red Lake, nearly two months...
January 3, 2018 - 5:43pm
Smith becomes Minnesota U.S. senator
WASHINGTON — Tina Smith raised her right hand and swore to uphold the U.S. Constitution, replacing Minnesota U.S. Sen. Al Franken after...
January 3, 2018 - 5:11pm
Nobles County commissioners send land use request back to planning commission
WORTHINGTON — In its first meeting of the new year, Nobles County commissioners on Tuesday elected Robert Demuth Jr. to serve as board chairman for 2018, with Matt Widboom elected vice-chairman. During the relatively short meeting, commissioners discussed a recommendation from the...
January 3, 2018 - 7:41am
January 2, 2018
New Minneapolis mayor takes oath of office
MINNEAPOLIS -- Jacob Frey was sworn in as mayor of Minneapolis on Tuesday along with five new city council members and eight returning members....
January 2, 2018 - 9:12pm
Grandson of janitor, first black mayor takes charge in St. Paul
ST. PAUL—St. Paul Mayor Melvin Carter III, the grandson of a Humboldt High School janitor, ushered in his administration on a dramatic...
January 2, 2018 - 9:00pm
Smith set to be Minnesota’s next senator as Bachmann considers running
WASHINGTON — Minnesota's best-known politician has resigned from the U.S. Senate while a well-known political celebrity considers running for...
January 2, 2018 - 3:51pm
December 31, 2017
Feds ask Minn. to update new school oversight plan
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota has work to do on its new plan to grade public schools and ensure every student has the chance to succeed. The U.S. Department...
December 31, 2017 - 6:13pm
'He was a straight talker': Longtime Minn. state Sen. Donald Moe dies
ST. PAUL—Former state Sen. Don Moe wasn't a typical St. Paul Democrat. He was progressive on most issues, such as civil rights, legal abortions,...
December 31, 2017 - 5:55pm
December 30, 2017
Mattress recycling program to start next spring in Nobles County
WORTHINGTON — Nobles County residents will soon be able to recycle their used mattresses at less than half the cost they currently pay. At the same time, they’ll help keep the large, bulky items from filling up the local landfill. During a work session of the county’s board...
December 30, 2017 - 9:12am
Commentary: 2018 to be politically busy, busy, busy in Minnesota
ST. PAUL—The year now ending was unpredictably busy in Minnesota politics, but 2018 will be predictably busy. It could set a busy record....
December 30, 2017 - 7:32am
December 28, 2017
Franken plans event for supporters as poll suggests voters want him to stay
MINNEAPOLIS — Hours before Sen. Al Franken makes an appearance to publicly thank “supporters and friends,” one new poll states the majority...
December 28, 2017 - 9:51am
December 27, 2017
City council OKs moratorium on asphalt plant land use
WORTHINGTON — A moratorium regarding the land use of asphalt plants within city limits was approved Monday by the Worthington City Council in a meeting light on agenda items.
December 27, 2017 - 7:13am
December 26, 2017
Franson meets with student Democrats, issues apology
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. — State Rep. Mary Franson, R-Alexandria, changed her mind and decided to meet with the Alexandria Area High School Democrats...
December 26, 2017 - 12:46pm
December 24, 2017
Special delivery: Embarrass, Minn., to get town hub back with return of post office
EMBARRASS, Minn.—There will be space to linger, catch up with friends and neighbors, and talk about the weather with the postmaster. Oh,...
December 24, 2017 - 6:00am