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Worthington FFA crowns stars
No health violations found in examination of Willmar Jennie-O plant
Rock County Library receives grant
Solo/Ensemble Festival is today
Wine & Canvas event is Friday
Section 2A south girls basketball: Heron Lake-Okabena prevails
Iowa girls basketball: Central Lyon falls in first round at state
College basketball: Minnesota West women headed to nationals
State wrestling: Worthington's Carson Hagen ends with a silver
Section 3A south girls basketball: Hills-Beaver Creek upsets Edgerton
Column: In ACA case, context is critical
Column: Jeb Bush, CPAC pinata
Letter: Dayton's roads and bridges plan deserves support
Letter: New host family is big part of exchange student's month
We’ve become like the former Soviet Union
LuVerna C. Leslie Hilliard
Linda Jean Hoskins
A real puzzler: Pat Loosbrock puts together works of art, piece by piece
Column: Hay! Did you know about our town's wonder crop?
Out & About: Feb. 27-March 7
Religion briefs: Feb. 26
Looking Back: 1940 - Historic Chautauqua Park pavilion torn down
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Lamfers 80th birthday
Grube 80th birthday
Erdman 80th birthday
Moser 85th birthday
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Tax-Forfeited Land Classification Public Meeting Notice
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October 21, 2014
Her father has Ebola, so she’s off to Africa
ST. PAUL — Mariama Kpaka-Sengita’s father is ill, so she’s planning to go home to try to help him. The problem is that “home” is the African country of Sierra Leone and her father’s illness is Ebola. The 31-year-old St. Paul resident who works for the St. Paul Public...
October 21, 2014 - 8:48pm
August 10, 2014
Column: Ebola coverage infects Africa summit
WASHINGTON — Ebola was not supposed to have a prominent place on the agenda for this week’s Africa summit. But it keeps infecting the discussion. Forty African heads of state visited Washington this week, snarling traffic as the Obama administration highlights what it describes...
opinion / columns
August 10, 2014 - 9:04pm
July 24, 2014
Rummage sale with a cause
WORTHINGTON — The Solid Rock Assembly youth group in Worthington has set a big goal: raising $15,000 for an organization that digs wells in Africa to provide clean water. The youth group is hosting a massive rummage sale from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at Max 493, 1303 Oxford...
July 24, 2014 - 8:36pm
November 8, 2013
Friendship bracelets: International Festival souvenirs distributed in Africa
For the last couple of years, brightly colored rubber bracelets have been distributed as a fundraiser and promotional tool for Worthington’s International Festival. Now, those same bracelets are being worn by the residents of Maasai villages in Kenya — symbols of a friendship...
lifestyles / people
November 8, 2013 - 1:12pm
June 26, 2013
Father-son duo pedal for Africa
WORTHINGTON -- For Andrew Korta, 10, and his dad, Tom, the first 30 miles were relatively easy. The rest, though, were a challenge, but the...
June 26, 2013 - 11:41pm
January 11, 2012
Investing in Africa's future
SIBLEY, Iowa -- When Daryl Bosma was broached in mid-2010 about being an investor in an egg-laying operation in rural Mozambique, in southeast...
January 11, 2012 - 8:54pm
August 3, 2011
Family upset by student death inquiry
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) -- The family of a deceased college student from Africa is criticizing the police investigation that ruled his death accidental due to hypothermia, saying investigators played down possible evidence of foul play and misled the public. Family members of Luther...
August 3, 2011 - 2:26pm
December 22, 2010
JACKSON -- How do you live alongside a million murderers? Reconciliation and forgiveness have been key in Rwanda's struggle to overcome the...
December 22, 2010 - 8:37pm
November 6, 2010
Everyday Art: Schars share their unique collection of African artifacts
WORTHINGTON -- Wayfarers who make the short journey down the stairs to the Nobles County Art Center will find themselves transported to another...
November 6, 2010 - 12:00am