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Better late than never: Grant dollars target fields damaged in 2014 flooding
DULUTH, Minn. — Since 5-year-old Matthew Nicholls was diagnosed with a tree-nut allergy at age 2, his mom and dad have spent more than $1,000 on EpiPens that have never been used — but have to be kept on hand in case Matthew has a potentially life-threate
Franken attends groundbreaking new school
Lakeside church welcomes new pastor
Minnesota’s average ACT scores drop
Prep soccer: Experience will be key to Trojans quest for conference championship
Prep volleyball: Southwest Minnesota volleyball talent is easy to find
High school volleyball: Trojans hope experience puts them over the top
Girls tennis: Trojans drop opener to Harrisburg
High school football: H-LP gridders aiming for success
Letter: DFL political games hurt millions of Minnesotans
Column: Hillary's heel
Column: Trump's 360-degree 'pivot'
Sean Hannity, Trump's 'spin doctor'
Letter: Divider-in-chief is at it again
Ladene M. Nelson
Nina Mae Eernisse
Ryan L. Shea
Disheveled Theologian: Finding meaning in the motive
Looking Back: 1966 -- Foreign ag specialists visit Worthington
Column: Is it possible to be fast asleep for three or four weeks?
Crazy about the cube: Abel Piper, 12, participates in Rubik’s Cube National Championships
Disheveled Theologian: Twenty years later, still glad to have him with me
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Westman 111th birthday
Miller 50th anniversary
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Berger 80th birthday
Scheepstra 85th birthday
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May 19, 2016
Oklahoma bill to jail abortion doctors heads to governor
OKLAHOMA CITY — An Oklahoma bill that could send any doctor who performs an abortion to jail headed to the governor Thursday, with opponents...
May 19, 2016 - 3:27pm
May 12, 2016
Column: Does ‘pro-life’ extend to fighting Zika?
WASHINGTON — Rep. Vern Buchanan, a Florida Republican, has called himself “pro-life” since he came to Congress a decade ago. This month, he’s proving it. Buchanan last week announced his support for President Obama’s request for $1.9 billion to fight the Zika virus — a...
May 12, 2016 - 9:24pm
April 7, 2016
Letter: No reason for feds to fund Planned Parenthood
By Leroy Vetsch, Brewster Last year the debate over defunding Planned Parenthood got pretty heated, resulting in the defeat by pro-lifers to defund PP. Proponents of Planned Parenthood said it was a moral issue that was involved, and that defunding PP would upset quality health care...
April 7, 2016 - 8:31am
March 31, 2016
Trump tries to contain abortion fallout: White House rivals pounce
WASHINGTON — Republican front-runner Donald Trump’s campaign sought Thursday to contain the fallout from his comments on punishing women...
March 31, 2016 - 3:32pm
January 25, 2016
Supreme Court refuses to review N.D.’s fetal heartbeat abortion ban
BISMARCK — The director of North Dakota’s lone abortion clinic celebrated the U.S. Supreme Court’s refusal Monday to review a struck down state law that would have banned abortion at about six weeks of pregnancy. Tammi Kromenaker, who has criticized the law as an attempt to...
January 25, 2016 - 4:33pm
January 19, 2016
Letter: Obama and his transformation
By Tom and Pat Wallace, Worthington Barack Obama had said he was going to transform America. As soon as be became president, be started his transformation — with Christianity and its values at the center. In May 2009, Obama dropped the practice of holding a public event at the White...
January 19, 2016 - 6:32pm
December 10, 2015
Suspect in deadly Planned Parenthood attack declares self guilty
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. -- The man accused of shooting three people to death and wounding nine others at a Planned Parenthood clinic in Colorado...
December 10, 2015 - 8:38am
November 29, 2015
Planned Parenthood says Colorado shooter opposed abortion
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — Planned Parenthood said Sunday that news reports that the gunman who attacked its Colorado health clinic had uttered...
November 29, 2015 - 8:00pm
October 26, 2015
Charges recommended in abortion clinic scuffle
FARGO — Police are recommending that prosecutors file misdemeanor charges against both a man who was dressed up as Jesus while counter-protesting...
October 26, 2015 - 11:28pm
Letter: Abortion brings shame to America
By Patricia A. Miller, Windom I recently looked up the Webster’s dictionary definition of abortion. It’s defined as “a medical procedure used to end a pregnancy and cause the death of a fetus.” Did you ever stop to think that in order for there to be a death, there has...
October 26, 2015 - 4:28pm
October 14, 2015
N.D. will likely appeal fetal heartbeat abortion ban to Supreme Court, Stenehjem says
BISMARCK — North Dakota Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem said Wednesday he will likely ask the U.S. Supreme Court next week to review an appeals court ruling that permanently blocked a state law banning abortions when a fetal heartbeat can be detected. “It’s a long shot to...
October 14, 2015 - 9:04pm
October 7, 2015
Letter: Walz made 'unbelievable' vote on abortion measure
By David Bosma, Wilmont The House of Representatives recently passed a bill which would require medical treatment for babies who survive an abortion. I am appalled that our congressman, Tim Walz, voted against this requirement. So let me get this straight: A baby is lying there,...
October 7, 2015 - 7:18pm
October 5, 2015
Letter: Just because it's legal doesn't mean it's right
By Anthony Almodovar, Worthington Cecile Richards, President of the Planned Parenthood Federation of America, states that, “It is unacceptable that in the 21st century women in America are routinely harassed for accessing a legal medical procedure.” It should be made clear...
October 5, 2015 - 4:04pm
September 9, 2015
Abortion foes protest at Dayton’s door
ST. PAUL — Bringing the national controversy over abortion and fetal tissue acquisition directly to Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton’s door, hundreds...
September 9, 2015 - 9:57pm
July 1, 2015
Abortions saw slight, rare rise in 2014
ST. PAUL — Minnesota health officials said Wednesday that abortions performed in the state rose 2.2 percent last year, the first increase since 2006. According to a Department of Health report, 10,123 abortions were performed in 2014, up from 9,903 in the previous year. In 2006,...
July 1, 2015 - 9:02pm