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A 'Greater' session? Opinions on rural Minnesota benefits vary
Making it pink -- WHS senior ag students paint tractor as final class project
Minnesota West preparing for annual Kids' College
Bird shows, sales canceled in Iowa for 2015
Likely candidate O'Malley already planning Iowa visit
Minnesota West: Four new Lady Jays signed to play basketball
Iowa state track: Sheldon boys distance medley team seventh
Trapshooting: WHS shooters are on target
Section 3A South track and field: Luverne boys, girls race to front
Iowa State Track and Field: Sheldon 6th in 4x800; Sibley-Ocheyedan's Wolter 15th in shot
Column: A bogus case against a trade bill
Column: WHS students play Trivia Crack -- and the bigger game of life
Column: Hillary's hypocrisy
As others see it: Disconnect for a day
Letter: Legislative session "a failure to voters"
Evelyn Marie Moss
Shelly Lynn Sipma (Miller)
Lester I. Jenkins
Legion longevity: Lease, Meier recognized for continuous membership
Column: Worthington's unexpected link to Sherwood Forest
Religion briefs: May 21
Column: A disheveled commencement
Looking Back: 2010 -- Worthington's Hardy Rickbeil dies at 101
Out and About
Voss 90th birthday
Schultz 50th anniversary
Pearson 90th birthday
Oldham 95th birthday
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December 14, 2014
Take 16 beers to be available
LUVERNE — Take 16 Brewing Co.’s beer will be made available to the public this week. The locally brewed beer will be available to purchase during a special event scheduled from 4 p.m. until close Thursday at The Bluestem, located at 1202 S. Kniss Ave. in Luverne. All four Take...
December 14, 2014 - 8:28pm
March 13, 2014
Marijuana available for medical uses in Minnesota, but illegal
ST. PAUL — Minnesotans who want marijuana to ease pain and deal with other medical conditions already can get it, Gov. Mark Dayton said Thursday. However, he quickly added, buying pot on the street is illegal, and he does not endorse it. In a conference call with reporters, he...
March 13, 2014 - 9:09pm
March 6, 2014
Snow melt poses challenges for livestock manure management
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency is asking farmers to take precautions as they plan to spread livestock manure on cropland during these warmer days of winter. As winter gives way to spring, rapid snow melt and potential for flooding pose challenges. Farmers who...
March 6, 2014 - 8:21pm
December 26, 2012
Free water conservation kits available locally
WORTHINGTON -- Minnesota Energy Resources has launched a new campaign offering free water conservation kits to its natural gas customers in Worthington. The kits, which contain a low-flow showerhead, kitchen faucet aerator and bathroom faucet aerator, not only conserve water, they...
December 26, 2012 - 9:22pm
August 29, 2012
2012 King Turkey Day memorabilia now available
WORTHINGTON -- This year's King Turkey Day buttons and coupon books may now be purchased at the Worthington Area Chamber of Commerce and area businesses. The 2012 slogan for the 73rd annual festival, scheduled for Sept. 14-15, is "For Those About To Flock," a word play on a rock...
August 29, 2012 - 7:35pm
June 28, 2012
E-books are now available at Plum Creek Library System
WORTHINGTON -- When Julie Wellnitz was hired as the Nobles County Library Director last September, she had a major goal in mind. She wanted to get electronic books for the library. A week ago, that goal became a reality. "It brings us up-to-date," Wellnitz said from her office...
June 28, 2012 - 8:51pm
March 1, 2012
Tickets still available for ag forum
WORTHINGTON -- Nationally-known humorist and story teller Trent Loos will be in Worthington Monday night to share his agricultural message with attendees of the Nobles County Corn and Soybean Growers Agricultural Forum and annual meeting. The event begins at 5:30 p.m. Monday, at...
March 1, 2012 - 9:53pm
February 6, 2012
Girl Scout cookies available Saturday
WORTHINGTON -- Local Girl Scouts will begin their annual cookie sale on Saturday. Eight varieties of cookies will be available, including a new one, Savannah Smiles, a lemon cookie that celebrates 100 years of Girl Scouting and its birthplace, Savannah, Ga. Anyone who is interested...
February 6, 2012 - 8:13pm
September 28, 2011
2012 LETR shirts now available
WORTHINGTON -- The 2012 Law Enforcement Torch Run shirts are now available at the Prairie Justice Center, according to Worthington Police Officer...
September 28, 2011 - 8:00pm
August 1, 2011
Grants available from AgStar
MANKATO -- The AgStar Fund for Rural America is offering grants through the Emergency Response Services (EMS) Grant Program. The program supports rural communities in AgStar's service area by funding emergency response equipment for volunteer fire, rescue or ambulance departments. AgStar...
August 1, 2011 - 8:46pm
July 6, 2011
Grants available for water projects
DES MOINES, Iowa -- Between $743,000 and $1.2 million in grant funds are available to local watershed improvement committees, soil and water conservation districts, public water supply utilities, county conservation boards, cities and counties in Iowa to support projects that will...
July 6, 2011 - 8:37pm