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Family Art Night scheduled during parent-teacher conferences week
Remembering Pearl Harbor: WWII veteran on Oahu when Japanese launched sneak attack
Seminar aims to create smooth transition for retiring business owners
Menjivar-Melendez set for contested omnibus hearing
Area girls basketball roundup: Adrian beats Luverne after slow start
Prep wrestling: Trojans fall in tight battle with W/RRC
Area boys basketball roundup: Huskies win high-scoring season opener
Boys hockey: Trojans refuse to quit in loss to Redwood Valley
Boys basketball: Trojans show teamwork, depth in victory over Luverne
Letter: Pioneer Village
Letter: Local government entities should live within their means
Column: 21st Century Cures Act a remedy for all Americans
Letter: There's a third group of Americans, too
Letter: Thanks to organizers of community Thanksgiving
Gerald L. Smith
Looking Back: 1991 -- Wind chills up to 50-below close schools
Homemade granola easier, more affordable than you think
PieLogNog: A holiday mashup of chocolate, salted caramel, eggnog and pecan pie
Change maker: Kevin Donovan pushes Worthington, and himself, to succeed
Our region was major supplier of early engines for Humvees
out and about
Vortherms 90th birthday
Carter 65th anniversary
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October 28, 2016
Data: Oct. 29, 2016
Accidents WORTHINGTON -- The Worthington Police Department investigated a hit-and-run crash reported at 4:10 p.m. Thursday. WORTHINGTON -- The Nobles County Sheriff’s Office investigated a car-vs.-deer crash reported at 7:41 a.m. Friday from Nobles County 15. WORTHINGTON -- The...
October 28, 2016 - 9:51pm
October 25, 2016
Data: Oct. 26, 2016
Accidents HERON LAKE -- The Minnesota State Patrol investigated a tractor-vs.semi crash reported at 7:45 p.m. Monday from Minnesota 60 near mile marker 23. A farm tractor pulling two grain wagons and operated by Nathan C. Hay, 34, of Heron Lake, was traveling eastbound on Minnesota...
October 25, 2016 - 9:32pm
July 29, 2016
Data: July 30, 2016
Accidents WORTHINGTON -- The Worthington Police Department investigated a crash reported at 4:10 p.m. Thursday. The Worthington Ambulance was dispatched to the scene, and an additional ambulance was later requested for an adult female experiencing chest pains. ASHTON, Iowa -- The...
July 29, 2016 - 9:26pm
July 4, 2016
Data: July 5, 2016
Accidents WORTHINGTON -- The Worthington Police Department investigated a crash reported at 4:50 p.m. Friday from the 1600 block of Dover Street. ASHTON, Iowa -- The Osceola County Sheriff’s Office investigated a car-vs.deer crash reported at 8:50 p.m. Friday from 230th Street near...
July 4, 2016 - 9:17pm
June 24, 2016
Ashton bar owner charged with bootlegging
ASHTON, Iowa -- An Ashton woman has been charged with bootlegging by the Osceola County Sheriff’s Office. Ruby Ann Johannes, 76, of Ashton, who owns Pete’s Bar in Ashton, allegedly sold alcoholic beverages from her place of business to investigating deputies while its liquor license...
June 24, 2016 - 8:09pm
May 30, 2016
Data: May 30, 2016
Accidents WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Police Department investigated a crash reported at 3:50 p.m. Friday from the 1000 block of Ryan’s Road. An ambulance was requested for an individual with minor neck pains. WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Police Department investigated a...
May 30, 2016 - 8:42pm
May 9, 2016
Data: May 9, 2015
Accidents WILMONT — The Worthington Police Department investigated reports of a vehicle in a ditch at 7:40 a.m. Monday. No one was injured. Ambulance WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Ambulance was paged at 7:11 a.m. Monday for an elderly female who was dizzy and lightheaded. WORTHINGTON...
May 9, 2016 - 9:09pm
May 8, 2016
Data: May 8, 2016
Accidents ASHTON, Iowa — The Osceola County Sheriff’s Office investigated a crash reported at 2:10 p.m. Friday from Iowa 60 near 230th Street. A pickup truck operated by Nathan Dekam, 19, of George, Iowa, was traveling westbound on 230th Street attempting to cross Iowa 60, and...
May 8, 2016 - 9:05pm
Data: March 8, 2016
Accidents WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Police Department investigated a crash reported at 5:44 p.m. Monday from the 1400 block of Humiston Avenue. Ambulance WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Ambulance was dispatched at 4:05 p.m. Monday to the 1600 block of Clary Street for an adult...
March 8, 2016 - 8:33pm
January 2, 2015
Former Cedar Cabin to be advertised as for sale
ROBIN BAUMGARN email@example.com SIBLEY, Iowa — The first 2015 meeting of the Osceola County Board of Supervisors began with the swearing-in of newly elected or re-elected officials and ended with discussion of the former Cedar Cabin property in Ashton. Now that the county...
January 2, 2015 - 10:03pm
December 9, 2014
SIBLEY, Iowa — Approximately 30 people filed into the Osceola County Board of Supervisors board room Tuesday morning with concerns over a recent purchase of property by Osceola County’s secondary road department in the city of Ashton. The purchase of the former Cedar Cabin...
December 9, 2014 - 7:53pm
August 12, 2014
Ashton celebrates Town and Country Days
ASHTON, Iowa — The city of Ashton is preparing for Town and Country Days Friday and Saturday. The event features a flea market and craft show starting at 9 a.m. Saturday. The parade will begin at 1 p.m. Saturday, and the event culminates in a dance at 9 p.m. A full schedule of...
August 12, 2014 - 9:27pm
June 8, 2014
Data: June 8, 2014
Accidents WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Police Department and Worthington Ambulance responded to a crash with injuries at the intersection of Fox Farm Road and Crailsheim Drive at 4:30 p.m. Friday. JACKSON — The Minnesota State Patrol and Jackson County Sheriff’s Office responded...
June 8, 2014 - 7:46pm
May 27, 2014
Data: May 27, 2014
Accidents ALLENDORF, Iowa — The Osceola County Sheriff’s Office investigated an accident reported at 5:30 a.m. Monday on Iowa 9, one-quarter mile east of U.S. 59 and one mile north of Allendorf. A 2011 Chevy operated by Amanda Bainbridge, 35, of Kingsley, Iowa, struck a deer...
May 27, 2014 - 8:03pm
May 11, 2014
Data: May 11, 2014
ACCIDENTS WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Police Department responded to a crash at 2:38 p.m. Saturday in the Burger King parking lot. WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Police Department investigated a hit and run reported at 3:16 p.m. Saturday from the 1500 block of Douglas Avenue. AMBULANCE WORTHINGTON...
May 11, 2014 - 9:42pm