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South Dakota students save money, get head start on college career
PolyMet opponents want law judge hearings
Charges filed against family friend in kidnapping, murder of 5-year-old
County budget talks lead to bonding discussion
Government Center steps to be repaired
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
Amateur baseball: Cubs fall in state opener; Milroy wins
Girls tennis: Luverne splits early triangular tests
Sean Hannity, Trump's 'spin doctor'
Letter: Divider-in-chief is at it again
Column: Why pension oversight is important
Column: A nice column about Trump
Column: District 518 geared up for start of new school year
Curtis Lowell Schmidt
James Robert Arnt
Robert D. Miller
Theodore "Ted" Kamstra
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
Column: Getting lost in the clouds
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Westman 111th birthday
Miller 50th anniversary
Hemmen 60th anniversary
Berger 80th birthday
Scheepstra 85th birthday
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Regular School Board Meeting Minutes
Special Board Meeting Summary
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