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Callers ‘frantic’ about aggressive man before St. Paul police fatally shot him
Machete, baseball bat attack linked to eBay sale
Man killed by police in day care lot
Study examines how funding cuts, testing emphasis affect Minnesota education
Group rallies at Enbridge offices against Sandpiper pipeline
Prep football: Edgerton/Ellsworth gets it done against MLA
Prep volleyball: Windom Area hands Worthington second loss
Prep football: JCC reclaims Oaken Bucket
Prep football: Adrian runs over Canby
Boys soccer: Waseca nips Trojans, 2-0
Column: Give me a home where the scapegoats roam
As others see it: Don't force taxpayers to subsidize campaigns
Letter: WCC manager, others did great job with wedding
Column: Constituent non-service
Column: Tech firms' poor record of diversity
Clarence H. Kellen
Karen C. Loosbrock
Margaret L. Shipley
Marjorie Jean Johnson
Jason Dean Van Otterloo
Religion briefs: Aug. 28
Looking Back: 1964 - English becomes part of mass at Worthington's St. Mary's
Column: Listen up, kids (especially if you're hungry)
Feats of strength: Jacob Dagel trains for Strongman competition
Column: A new friend can be an answer to prayer
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Dykstra 50th anniversary
Demuth 65th anniversary
Taarud 80th birthday
Kraft 90th birthday
Kuipers 90th birthday
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July 10, 2014
Absentee ballot requests now taken online
WORTHINGTON — In an effort to increase voter accessibility, the Minnesota Secretary of State’s office has unveiled a new online program to encourage absentee voting. Late last month, the mnvotes.org website launched the “Request Absentee Ballot” tool for individuals to...
July 10, 2014 - 8:27pm
June 3, 2014
Library issue pulled from ballot
WORTHINGTON — In unanimous agreement Tuesday morning, Nobles County commissioners voted to ask the city of Worthington not to include a referendum on November’s ballot seeking the public’s support to use Worthington’s former pool site for potential development of a new public...
June 3, 2014 - 9:04pm
June 1, 2014
MN Republicans go with McFadden for Senate
ROCHESTER — The Republican U.S. Senate endorsement came down to money vs. party tradition. Mike McFadden, the moneyed candidate, won. Candidate Chris Dahlberg had about $40,000 in his campaign bank account and led through the first eight state convention ballots. McFadden, who...
June 1, 2014 - 9:58pm
April 10, 2014
Council approves ballot question
WORTHINGTON — Voters will get to decide in November if the former outdoor swimming pool site could be used for a library. During a special meeting Thursday morning, the Worthington City Council approved the ballot question to allow that site to be transferred to Nobles County...
April 10, 2014 - 9:20pm
February 16, 2014
Familiar names to appear on 2014 ballot
WORTHINGTON — Nobles County residents will see a pair of familiar names on the 2014 ballot in November. County Attorney Kathy Kusz has announced her candidacy as county attorney, and Nobles County Sheriff Kent Wilkening is once again running for sheriff. Kusz was appointed as...
February 16, 2014 - 8:32pm
October 31, 2013
Editorial: Time to vote yes
When assessing the future of Worthington, we must maintain the hope that our school system is able to provide the best education possible in developing today’s youths into tomorrow’s community leaders. This education, of course, doesn’t just happen — it requires the support...
opinion / editorials
October 31, 2013 - 12:22pm
September 25, 2012
Court orders Gauthier name replaced on ballot
ST. PAUL -- Duluth Democrats are breathing a sigh of relief after the Minnesota Supreme Court ordered state Rep. Kerry Gauthier's name replaced on the Nov. 6 ballot. Tuesday's order means Erik Simonson will not be forced to run as a write-in candidate, a change that enhances his...
September 25, 2012 - 7:22pm
August 9, 2012
On the ballot 2012: Jerry L. Remund
Name: Jerry L. Remund Occupation: County Commissioner (8th Year); Licensed-Certified General Real Property Appraiser, Licensed-Real Estate Broker, Licensed-Life and Property Insurance Agent and Licensed-Private Pilot. What prompted you to run for county commissioner? I have been...
August 9, 2012 - 10:08pm
On the ballot 2012: Erv Pribyl
Name: Erv Pribyl. Spouse is Jacqui. Children: Erin Swenson, Guy Pribyl, Tammy Holmbo, Nick Werich and Shellie Werich. Occupation: Owned and operated the Homestead in Pipestone. What prompted you to run for county commissioner?
August 9, 2012 - 10:06pm
On the ballot 2012: Eudell Coleman
Name: Eudell (Del) Coleman Occupation: Retired What prompted you to run for county commissioner? Everything that I have read in the paper has been very negative with the money that has been spent by the board! Do you have experience in leadership or local government? I was in local...
August 9, 2012 - 10:05pm
August 8, 2012
On the ballot 2012: Kevin Vickerman
Name: Kevin Vickerman Occupation: I have lived in Murray County all my life of 49 years and married to wife Michelle for 25 years. I farm north of Currie where I raise corn, soybeans, wheat and Berkshire hogs. It is a Century farm of 135 years so I have a big interest in what happens...
August 8, 2012 - 8:25pm
On the ballot 2012: Jamie Thomazin
Name: Jamie Thomazin Occupation: I am employed by the USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) as a District Conservationist in Lyon County. I have been with the NRCS for 29 years. What prompted you to run for county commissioner? I have been involved with County government...
August 8, 2012 - 8:23pm
On the ballot 2012: James Jens
Name: James Jens Occupation: Owner of Jens Construction, carpenter What prompted you to run for county commissioner? Being a county commissioner is one way to represent the people of District 1. I am a good listener, able to understand all sides of issues, and enjoy conversations...
August 8, 2012 - 8:20pm
On the ballot 2012: Jeff Carlson
Name: Jeff Carlson Occupation: In 2006, together with my wife of 26 years, Dee Carlson, we returned to our roots, and became business owners of Carlson Corner, a gas and convenience store at the corner of U.S. 59 and Valhalla Road. What prompted you to run for county commissioner?...
August 8, 2012 - 8:16pm
August 7, 2012
On the ballot 2012: Craig Vreeman
Name: Craig Vreeman Occupation: Owner of Pizza Ranch, Edgerton What prompted you to run for county commissioner? I decided to run for office because I don't agree with all of the decisions that have been made for Pipestone County and feel that the county could be heading in a different...
August 7, 2012 - 10:07pm