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Column: Worthington schools committed to 'Child Find'
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Capitol Chatter: Are Otto win, Nolan retirement linked?
Mary "Betty" Anderson
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Rubber plants follow natural tree-like tendency
Disheveled Theologian: Of mince and (paper) men
Still visit those who no longer recognize you
Heritage houseplants: Readers share stories of long-living plants
Kind kids help hurting teacher
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Huisman 60th anniversary
Boltjes 50th anniversary
Heeringa 70th anniversary
Koehne 60th anniversary
Birth: Elizabeth Ruth Standafer
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
City of Worthington planning commission notice of public hearing
Data: Nov. 27, 2017
January 30, 2018
Rural Avoca couple installs 16-kw, 64-panel project
AVOCA — Tucked behind the barn on a rural Avoca acreage, Dillon and Chandra Carlson have constructed a 16-kilowatt, 64-panel solar array that...
January 30, 2018 - 8:01am
November 11, 2017
Large municipal liquor stores thrive, smaller stores a mixed bag in 2016
REGIONAL — A recent report from State Auditor Rebecca Otto found that large municipal liquor stores in southwest Minnesota did very well in 2016. Worthington brought in $460,363 in profits, Pipestone $149,826, Jackson $121,900, Windom $130,701 and Luverne $83,486. Each of the...
November 11, 2017 - 7:52am
June 22, 2016
Amateur Radio Field Day event is Saturday and Sunday
AVOCA -- Members of the Murray County Amateur Radio Club will participate in the national Amateur Radio Field Day exercise Saturday and Sunday at the City Park in Avoca. Since 1933, ham radio operators across North America have established temporary ham radio stations in public...
June 22, 2016 - 9:23pm
July 1, 2015
Avoca farm still strong after 103 years
AVOCA — Ardell Amundson gets up every day and heads out to work the farm he’s lived on his entire life. While the herd of cows may be a bit...
July 1, 2015 - 4:17pm
May 15, 2014
Avoca couple were VIP guests of the Vikings
Travis Pierson was faced with a dilemma. Because the Minnesota Vikings’ first pick, UCLA linebacker Anthony Barr, was not in attendance at...
May 15, 2014 - 9:35am
March 23, 2013
Avoca Fire Department in jeopardy
AVOCA -- The community of Avoca has a long firefighting history, but that proud tradition could soon go up in smoke. In a letter sent out to...
March 23, 2013 - 12:00am
December 27, 2012
Avoca man killed in Thursday crash
AVOCA -- Twenty-one-year-old Tyler Joseph Schreier was killed in a one-vehicle crash in Lime Lake Township, Murray County, Thursday morning. The Murray County Sheriff's Office received a report at 7:03 a.m. Thursday of a vehicle on its side near the intersection of 31st Street and...
December 27, 2012 - 10:20pm
July 19, 2012
Avoca Postmaster to retire after 34 years
AVOCA -- Postmaster Mary Galles chatted with customers who wandered in and out of the Avoca Post Office, but kept one eye on the clock hanging...
July 19, 2012 - 9:02pm
January 27, 2012
Avoca Veteran's Memorial in the works
AVOCA -- An October 1895 edition of the Murray County Independent heralds the news. "The large Kasota stones for street crossings have arrived...
January 27, 2012 - 7:26pm
September 9, 2011
Life of Avoca native, killed in 9-11 attacks, honored by brother AVOCA -- Ten years ago, Denny Thedans was planting trees in front of a strip...
September 9, 2011 - 9:45pm
August 30, 2011
Avoca post office meeting date set
AVOCA -- Residents of Avoca are the latest in a long list of small cities across the nation to receive letters from the United States Postal...
August 30, 2011 - 8:36pm
July 22, 2011
Area farmers aided by fire department
AVOCA -- The heat wave that still has much of the country in its grip seems to have broken in southwest Minnesota, leaving some devastation behind...
July 22, 2011 - 9:27am
July 4, 2011
New pet boarding facility opens in rural Avoca
AVOCA -- One apartment is known as the Princess Room, complete with a white-framed bed and pink comforter. Another apartment has a hunting theme. But...
July 4, 2011 - 8:09pm
December 5, 2010
Fire ravages Avoca business
AVOCA -- An early morning fire devastated an Avoca business Saturday. The Avoca Fire Department responded to a fire call at about 1 a.m. Saturday...
December 5, 2010 - 7:36pm
December 4, 2010
Fire destroys Avoca business
AVOCA - An early morning fire destroyed an Avoca business Saturday. The Avoca Fire Department responded to a fire call at about 1 a.m. Saturday...
December 4, 2010 - 9:49am