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'We have a right as humans to be free': Civil rights icon John Lewis shares his story of struggle with F-M students
Minnesota Governor's Residence to be lit blue for Somali victims
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U.S. Senate health care deal could help Minnesota insurance programs
Feds bring charges against suspected Chinese makers of powerful opioids
No resolutions after NFL meets with players union
Yankees rally late to even ALCS
Boys soccer: Trojans advance to Section 2A finals
Prep football: Area teams jockeying for playoff position
The Drill: Quarterback Anthony Ross fights through injury for W-WG
Imagine you're Princess Kate - it's awful and here's why
FIELDING QUESTIONS: Shrub with berries identified as nuisance species
More on winning the war on weeds
Letter: Long past time for council to move on theater
Column: District working hard to address facilities needs
Leland Elton Schmidt
Richard Joseph Hansen
Delwin James Roemer
Disheveled Theologian: Count it all joy!
Column: Through an era, this was one of year’s memorable day
Looking Back: 1992 -- Three retiring from Worthington post office
Disheveled Theologian: Reachout, and lessons of God's work
“Women Seeking God: CREATE” to take place Oct. 27-28 in Worthington
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Birth: Tobiah Loy
Wassenaar 50th anniversary
Jurgensen 60th anniversary
McNab 90th birthday
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Nobles County Board of Commissioners Drainage Final Hearing
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October 30, 2012
New SW MN Red Cross director begins duties
WORTHINGTON -- Jennifer Hyk began her new duties Monday as the executive director of the Southwest Minnesota Chapter of the American Red Cross. In addition to becoming acclimated to a new job, she's also learning her way around a new community. A native of St. Cloud, Hyk earned her...
October 30, 2012 - 9:21pm
September 17, 2012
Competitive process begins for home repair grant funds
WORTHINGTON -- Informational meetings regarding a state-allocated grant for income-based home improvement loans will be take place starting at...
September 17, 2012 - 9:39pm
September 16, 2012
Runnings begins backpack campaign
MARSHALL -- Runnings has launched a campaign to donate new backpacks filled with supplies to local schools. As part of the company-wide initiative, Runnings will place new Wrangler backpacks filled with back to school basics in the hands of children who may not otherwise have the...
September 16, 2012 - 10:33pm
August 23, 2012
Alpha festival begins today
ALPHA -- Alpha Appreciation Days will take place today and Saturday in this Jackson County community. Burgers, brats and a beer garden are scheduled to be available at 6 p.m. tonight, followed by a free Main Street dance featuring the music group Roxbury starting at 8:30 p.m. Rummage...
August 23, 2012 - 9:46pm
August 21, 2012
Sherwood Street work begins today
WORTHINGTON -- Bituminous overlay work on Sherwood Street from 12th Street to East Avenue is tentatively scheduled to begin today, according to a press release from the City of Worthington Engineering Department. Sherwood Street will be open to traffic at all times. Driving lanes...
August 21, 2012 - 10:40pm
July 30, 2012
Lewis & Clark begins producing water near Vermillion
TEA, S.D. -- Lewis & Clark reached a historic milestone Monday when it began producing water from a treatment plant near Vermillion, S.D. for distribution to 11 of its 20 member cities and rural water systems. The project, incorporated in January 1990, has been 22 years in the making. "With...
July 30, 2012 - 9:14pm
July 17, 2012
Street work begins Thursday around city
WORTHINGTON -- Seal coat work on various city streets is tentatively scheduled to begin Thursday. Seal coat work will last roughly one hour per street location. All streets other than Industrial Lane and Stower Drive will be closed to traffic during seal coating. Work can occur...
July 17, 2012 - 10:26pm
May 8, 2012
I-90 resurfacing project begins
MANKATO -- Motorists on westbound Interstate 90 west of Jackson will experience lane restrictions and a rest area closure while crews resurface the road beginning Monday, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation. The milling and paving work requires lane closures that...
May 8, 2012 - 9:43pm
May 3, 2012
Rieger's 'Strange Encounters' begins Sunday
WORTHINGTON -- For Bob Rieger, life events are so surreal that he documents them on canvas - with paint, of course. The avid South Dakota artist...
May 3, 2012 - 8:44pm
March 7, 2012
Girl Scout cookie promotion begins
WORTHINGTON -- As part of their 100th anniversary celebration, area Girl Scouts are participating in a special cookie promotion. For each customer who purchases 12 packages of Girl Scout cookies, the Girl Scouts of River Valleys Council will donate 12 packages.
March 7, 2012 - 9:41pm
January 22, 2012
Cenex begins 'Tanks of Thanks'
ST. PAUL -- As a way to recognize and reward people who go above and beyond for their community, Cenex is launching Tanks of Thanks, a new program that gives free fuel to those who make their communities just a little bit better. The Tanks of Thanks program gives Cenex retailers,...
January 22, 2012 - 7:59pm
October 24, 2011
Discussion begins for superintendent contract renewal
WORTHINGTON -- The District 518 Board of Education convened for a special meeting Monday to discuss renewal of Superintendent John Landgaard's...
October 24, 2011 - 8:28pm
September 11, 2011
'Our Diverse community' series begins today
WORTHINGTON -- The Peace Avenue of Flags will return to the city today, and a new series in the Daily Globe will mark the occasion. "Our Diverse Community: Inform, Educate, Unite" will offer readers stories about the national heritage of our community's people, one nation and one...
September 11, 2011 - 7:21pm
September 7, 2011
Bridge work begins in Nobles County
BREWSTER -- It has been nearly a year since a milling machine broke through a timber bridge structure on Nobles County State Aid Highway 1 south...
September 7, 2011 - 8:36pm
May 6, 2011
Tourism week begins
WORTHINGTON -- The Worthington Area Convention & Visitors Bureau is gearing up for a new tourism season, just in time for National Tourism Week,...
May 6, 2011 - 7:46pm