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Early Risers Kiwanis donates hospital dolls
New work at an old building: Ocheyedan Town Hall renovations are underway
Area woman helps pen memoir on family farm
Ready to get its kicks: Construction of new soccer fields finished
First-ever WHS Snowcoming celebrates students in winter activities
Wolter: Riding the insane NFL roller-coaster
Luverne hockey tops Orono, S-O wrestlers take Okoboji Invite
Boys hockey: LSHSPTCUC score one for each letter in win over Trojans
Minnesota West basketball: Men pick up first win, women keep rolling
WHS basketball: Girls, boys sweep Windom Area on road
Letter: There's a third group of Americans, too
Letter: Thanks to organizers of community Thanksgiving
Column: Trump's demagogic illogic
Column: Stepping out in faith
Column: After a mere 25 years, the triumph of the West is over
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
Disheveled Thelogian: A feast, a robbery and a reason to give thanks
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Vortherms 90th birthday
Carter 65th anniversary
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June 26, 2013
Tim O'Brien wins Pritzker for military writing
WORTHINGTON -- Author Tim O'Brien has been awarded the Pritzker Military Library Literature Award. O'Brien grew up in Worthington, the son of William and Ava O'Brien. After graduating from Macalaster College in 1968, O'Brien was drafted into the Vietnam War. His military service...
June 26, 2013 - 9:07am
February 19, 2013
Moore named regional Triple "A" winner
Gordon "Gordy" Moore, Worthington, has received the Region 2AA Triple "A" award, recognizing seniors involved in academics, arts and athletics. Moore...
February 19, 2013 - 9:32am
January 30, 2013
Veldhuizens receive Minnesota Pork Producers Association Family of the Year honor
EDGERTON -- In the center of Chris and Clare Veldhuizen's kitchen -- like in many homes -- is their table, surrounded by chairs that have held...
January 30, 2013 - 9:06am
October 22, 2012
Papik to vie for Dealer of the Year award
LUVERNE -- Gary Papik, owner of Papik Motors of Luverne, is among 57 automobile dealer nominees from across the country to vie for the 2013 TIME Dealer of the Year award. In a Monday morning announcement, TIME said Papik was nominated for the award by Scott Lambert, executive vice...
October 22, 2012 - 11:47pm
September 16, 2012
GCC gets national award
WORTHINGTON -- The National Ready Mix Concrete Association (NRMCA) has honored GCC America, a ready mix concrete company, with the Producer Excellence in Quality Award for the fourth consecutive year. The NRMCA represents more than 1,500 concrete manufacturers in the country. About...
September 16, 2012 - 10:30pm
July 22, 2012
WPU recognized with safety award
WORTHINGTON -- Worthington Public Utilities (WPU) is one of three Missouri River members to recently earn American Public Power Association (APPA) awards for outstanding safety practices over the past three-year period. Worthington received a first-place award in the category for...
July 22, 2012 - 7:26pm
June 17, 2012
SRDC earns award for transportation
WASHINGTON -- The Southwest Regional Development Commission in Slayton, in collaboration with the Rural Minnesota Energy Board, has been awarded a 2012 Excellence in Regional Transportation Award from the National Association of Development Organizations (NADO) for its role in facilitating...
June 17, 2012 - 8:11pm
Simply Said is award finalist
ROCK RAPIDS, Iowa -- Simply Said LLC has been named as a finalist for the Rising Star award given annually by the Direct Selling Association. The company was recognized June 5 for its achievement at DSA's 2012 annual meeting at the Gaylord Texan Hotel in Grapevine, Texas. Simply...
June 17, 2012 - 8:09pm
June 14, 2012
Local teen earns state honor
WORTHINGTON -- A Worthington teen was an honored guest at the Minnesota Governor's Mansion earlier this week, where she was presented the Red...
June 14, 2012 - 8:35pm
May 16, 2012
Olson receives state coaching award for speech/theater efforts
ADRIAN -- Speechless? Not Jason Olson.
May 16, 2012 - 7:41pm
May 13, 2012
Gau is finalist for entrepreneur award
WORTHINGTON -- Marco Inc. has announced that its CEO, Jeff Gau, has been named a finalist in the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year 2012 program in the Upper Midwest. The award recognizes outstanding entrepreneurs who demonstrate excellence and extraordinary success in areas...
May 13, 2012 - 8:00pm
April 16, 2012
Students win merit award at art show
WORTHINGTON -- Art students from the Area Learning Center were in for a surprise Monday when they arrived at the Nobles County Art Center.
April 16, 2012 - 8:44pm
April 15, 2012
Ludolph Bus Service earns award
PIPESTONE -- Lancer Insurance Co. has announced that Ludolph Bus Service Inc., Pipestone, has received its Safety Excellence Award.
April 15, 2012 - 8:29pm
March 27, 2012
Jackson County 4-H club earns state award
JACKSON -- Members of the LaCrosse Loyal Workers 4-H Club appeared before Jackson County Commissioners Tuesday morning with a brief presentation...
March 27, 2012 - 10:05pm
March 4, 2012
Mahlberg receives award at SYNC
WORTHINGTON -- Anna Mahlberg of Rickers Photography Studio in Worthington recently received an Award of Excellence at the Senior and Youth National Conference in St. Petersburg, Fla. SYNC is an educational conference that specializes in furthering the education of portrait photographers...
March 4, 2012 - 6:58pm