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1 dead, 1 hospitalized after shooting on St. Paul's East Side
Sanford Worthington recognized for flu protection efforts
A Q&A with new Minnesota Supreme Court Justice Anne McKeig
WHS Marching Trojans claim Tri-State Band Festival Parade Sweepstakes, People’s Choice
SMAC grants enable regional arts efforts
Girls soccer: Trojans fall to Willmar in the rain
College football: Slow start comes back to bite Bluejays
Prep volleyball: Worthington goes 2-5 at St. James Tournament
Prep football: E-E's precision on display in Fulda
Cross country: Fairmont wins Class 2A title at Milaca
Column: Republicans' kangaroo court
Column: A Republican worth voting for
Column: District 518 offers PASS classes to connect with, inform families
Column: Cut out this column if you like cutting the grass
Column: Vote for Trump helps undo climate change progress
Douglas R. Geertsema
Norma J. Janssen
Patricia Marie Adelmann (Janssen)
Bosmas add barn quilt to their northwest Iowa property
Column: Shaking Up the Sanctuary
Looking Back: 1991 -- Perkins family receives conservation honor
Column: Robert Kennedy’s visit to city brought unprecedented excitement
School of Prayer event is Oct. 7-8
Out and About
Bakker 50th anniversary
De Berg 80th birthday
Gerber 95th birthday
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Notice of Public Hearing
School Board Minutes for August
Data: Sept. 23, 2016
November 8, 2013
Sibley's Brockshus reflects on 'crazy journey' after FFA honor
AMES, Iowa — One week after being elected National FFA Vice President representing the Central Region, rural Sibley native Steven Brockshus...
November 8, 2013 - 9:48pm
November 1, 2013
Letter: Let's see a "Plan C' for district
By Rita Vander Kooi, Worthington On Tuesday, I am voting “no” on my ballet for the referendum for a new school. My husband and I have both attended informational meetings for the proposed school, as well as participated in the task-force committee. We intend to stay in this...
November 1, 2013 - 8:40pm
Letter: Strong school district is a must for our area
By Jerry and Terry Perkins, Worthington; David and Sally Anne Benson, Bigelow; Paul and Beverly Hansberger, Worthington; Linden and Carol Olson, Worthington We are farmers or/and agriculture landowners who support the District 518 (Worthington area school district) bond referendum...
November 1, 2013 - 8:38pm
October 30, 2013
Column: Getting back to work should include passing Farm Bill
By U.S. Rep. Tim Walz WASHINGTON — Dysfunction and extreme ideology have sat like a black cloud over Washington for far too long. Last month, we saw the height of this storm when a small band of hardline lawmakers forced the government into a reckless shutdown and threatened...
October 30, 2013 - 6:35pm
October 25, 2013
Farm Bureau donates books to Prairie Elementary
October 25, 2013 - 8:31pm
October 21, 2013
Column: Regulations - a pesky weed in farmers' crops
By DAVE LADD, RDL and Associates WOODBURY — Throughout history, the need for an abundant, reliable, and affordable food supply has been at the heart of social and political stability. Governments recognize that food security is a national security priority. But many nations...
October 21, 2013 - 11:55pm
October 18, 2013
With shutdown now over, farm bill's next
By DON DAVIS ST. PAUL — President Barack Obama makes new federal farm policy his third highest congressional priority now that the federal...
October 18, 2013 - 9:55pm
October 4, 2013
A happy harvest? Some believe crops may be 'better than expected'
WORTHINGTON — A stretch of rainy days may have put a temporary damper on soybean harvest, but local ag experts say it offers a nice break...
October 4, 2013 - 9:46pm
September 25, 2013
Iowa Barn Tours are this weekend
OCHEYEDAN, Iowa — A pair of rural Ocheyedan barns will be open to the public this weekend for the annual Iowa Barn Foundation’s barn tour. The Ackerman barn, located at the corner of Iowa 9 and Osceola County L-58, just north of Ocheyedan; along with the Lorch Mennonite barn,...
September 25, 2013 - 11:09pm
August 26, 2013
Column: The truth about farmers and wetlands
WORTHINGTON — When it comes to wetland and wildlife conservation, many people assume that environmental groups and farmers are on opposite sides. The reality is that farmers have been working for decades with state and federal soil and water conservation programs to protect the...
August 26, 2013 - 2:29pm
August 9, 2013
Farmers have many reasons not to cry about farm bill
REDWOOD FALLS — Outside the Minnesota Corn Growers Association Farmfest tent, a sign urged people to go inside and send an email to U.S. lawmakers urging quick action on the federal farm bill. Inside, two computers stood idle for much of the three-day farm show.
August 9, 2013 - 10:16pm
Column: Comprehensive immigration reform is pro-growth, pro-ag
ST. PAUL — Earlier this year, the U.S. Senate passed a commonsense immigration reform measure in a strongly bipartisan fashion. This was an important step in the right direction — especially for producers, farm workers and rural communities.
August 9, 2013 - 2:31pm
August 2, 2013
Nytsroms named Nobles County farm family of year
WORTHINGTON — It might be a rarity for Marlyn and Jolene Nystrom’s grandchildren to ever utter the words, “I’m bored,” on their family...
August 2, 2013 - 9:36am