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Minnesota drivers expected to hit more than 42,000 deer as nearby states have similar odds of collision
After medical helicopter crash, flight paramedic fights for his life
Cresting Cedar River putting pressure on Cedar Rapids storm sewer system
Governor woos DFL votes
Minnesotans sign up to vote in record numbers
High school volleyball: Trojans fight back but can't seal win at Redwood Valley
Wolter: The mysterious Minnesota Vikings
Girls tennis: Trojans put up a fight in final home match
Girls soccer: Trojans fall to Willmar in the rain
College football: Slow start comes back to bite Bluejays
Column: In praise of good government geeks
Letter: We don't miss the bad bugs, but ...
Column: E15 an affordable, clean-burning option at the pump
Letter: WHS marching band something to take pride in
Letter: Be sure to attend NCHS book release event
Rory C. Burke
Kenneth R. Busch
Willa B. Muir
Douglas Ralph Geertsema
Truesdell is new pastor at American Reformed Church
Bosmas add barn quilt to their northwest Iowa property
Column: Shaking Up the Sanctuary
Looking Back: 1991 -- Perkins family receives conservation honor
Column: Robert Kennedy’s visit to city brought unprecedented excitement
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Bakker 50th anniversary
De Berg 80th birthday
Gerber 95th birthday
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Notice of Public Hearing
School Board Minutes for August
May 9, 2016
Balster 60th anniversary
Richard and Carol Balster, Wilmont, will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary. They were married May 15, 1956, at Our Lady of Good Counsel...
May 9, 2016 - 10:45am
May 10, 2015
Balster named market president for Wells Fargo in Worthington
WORTHINGTON — Jeremy Balster, Regional Banking ag industry specialist, has been named market president for Wells Fargo in Worthington. In his expanded role, he will coordinate activity between various lines of business and focus on growing market share. He is based at Wells...
May 10, 2015 - 8:01pm
April 3, 2015
Larry and Sharon Balster, Adrian, and Stephen and Swantje Willers, Slayton, announce the engagement of their children, Jana Balster and Kenny...
April 3, 2015 - 4:06pm
February 7, 2009
Brandi Kae Hibma and Jordan Lyle Balster were married Oct. 4, 2008, at St. Matthew Lutheran Church, Worthington. Parents of the couple are Rod...
February 7, 2009 - 12:00am
January 14, 2009
Nobles County gets subpoena
WORTHINGTON -- About 6,000 photocopied documents were shipped out of the Nobles County Auditor-Treasurer's office Tuesday afternoon in response...
January 14, 2009 - 12:00am
December 8, 2008
Tara Balster and Corey Luettel were married July 26 at Zion Presbyterian Church, Ellsworth. Parents of the couple are Larry and Sharon Balster...
December 8, 2008 - 12:00am
November 14, 2008
WORTHINGTON -- In her 32 years in the Nobles County Auditor's Office, Sharon Balster said the impending ballot recount in Minnesota's senate race is the largest she will ever experience. Inundated with phone calls from the offices of both Republican incumbent Norm Coleman and his...
November 14, 2008 - 12:00am
November 7, 2008
Balster trial delayed again
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. -- The attorney for Ryan Lee Balster, 22, of Jasper, has once again filed a motion to continue the case -- his fourth such motion since Balster was arrested in May and charged with travelling with the intent to engage in illicit sexual conduct. According to court...
November 7, 2008 - 12:00am
August 9, 2008
Brandi Hibma and Jordan Balster announce their engagement. Parents of the couple are Rod and Rita Hibma, Rushmore, and Larry and Sharon Balster, Adrian. Hibma is a 2003 graduate of Worthington High School and 2007 graduate of Minnesota State University, Mankato. She is employed...
August 9, 2008 - 12:00am
June 14, 2008
Trial postponed in Internet crimes case
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. -- The jury trial of Ryan Lee Balster, 22, of Jasper, has been pushed back to September. It was originally scheduled to begin July 1. Balster was arrested May 1 in Sioux Falls, S.D., after allegedly contacting a 13-year-old girl via the Internet and making arrangements...
June 14, 2008 - 12:00am
May 8, 2008
Jasper man indicted by grand jury in South Dakota
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. -- The Jasper man accused of traveling across a state line to meet a 12-year-old girl for sexual conduct has now been indicted by a grand jury in U.S. District Court, District of South Dakota. Ryan Lee Balster, 22, of Jasper, is now charged federally with travel...
May 8, 2008 - 12:00am