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YEAR IN REVIEW: Church rebuilds after fire
YEAR IN REVIEW: Documentary shines spotlight on local immigrants
Options aplenty for ringing in 2015
Driver's license? There's an app for that in Iowa
'Book Your Winter Getaway' at the public library
Les Knutson: Jirele follows Pater to run for Mount Marty
High school holiday tournament basketball: J-W-P girls, Ellsworth boys prevail
Boys basketball: Get ready for another Holiday Classic
Holiday basketball: Kirk, Smith pace T-M-B
High school basketball: Fulda girls must make necessary readjustments
Column: When families pay a price
Column: Cuba Derangement Syndrome
Column: Scandal in our prisons
Column: Inglorious hackers, or 'Revenge of the Nerd'
Column: Holiday chores made special again by visit from mom
William J. De Kruif
Floating tribue: Son's likeness featured on entry in Tournament of Roses Parade
Column: A few Christmases to be remembered from long ago
Looking Back: 1989 -- Hadley man named state's top cattleman
Religion briefs: Dec. 24
Column: If Worthington builds it, they sure would come
Out and About
Julius 90th birthday
Probst 80th birthday
School Board Minutes for November
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March 4, 2012
Montage is time capsule of city
WORTHINGTON -- It's a simple pen-and-ink drawing on a flat sheet of paper, and yet it vividly captures a slice of life in Worthington and gives dimension to the city's history. A specialized drawing that features many of Worthington's local businesses, landmarks, gathering places...
March 4, 2012 - 9:15pm
Watershed ID's projects to benefit Lake Okabena
WORTHINGTON -- With $300,000 available from the county's Clean Water Partnership fund and the potential to access more money from the city's...
January 4, 2012 - 8:15pm
December 28, 2011
Benefit is tonight for victims of fire
LUVERNE -- The American Reformed Church, 304 N. Fairview Dr., Luverne, will host a Come and Give benefit from 7 to 9 p.m. tonight for the Jason and Jennie Aanenson family. The Aanensons, of rural Hardwick, lost their home and all of their belongings in a fire on Christmas Eve. People...
December 28, 2011 - 7:10pm
June 4, 2011
Prayers for Anthony: Community rallies around sick youngster
RUSHMORE -- Like most rambunctious 4-year-olds, Anthony Bents likes to ride his bike, go fishing with his dad and can list off the names of various dinosaurs. But one look at Anthony, and you know he isn't exactly like other kids his age. First of all, his head is bald -- and not...
June 4, 2011 - 12:00am
Benefit for Anthony Bents set for Friday
A benefit supper for Anthony Bents will be from 5 to 7:30 p.m. Friday at the Elks Lodge, 1105 Second Ave., Worthington. A meal of pulled pork sandwiches, baked beans, chips and bars will be served for a free-will offering. The event will also include a silent auction and a bucket...
June 4, 2011 - 12:00am
June 2, 2011
Gas tips to benefit 4-year-old
WORTHINGTON -- Both Casey's locations in Worthington will offer a "pump gas for tips event" from 3 to 7 p.m. today. The family of 4-year-old Anthony Bents of Rushmore will pump gas for tips at both stores. All tips will go to benefit 4-year-old Anthony, who is fighting cancer.
June 2, 2011 - 8:42pm
April 7, 2011
Kindness of family and neighbors helps local man cope with cancer
MAGNOLIA -- Calvin Staubus remembers frequently driving past a residence more than 20 years ago and noticing a lot of children playing out in the yard. He had no connection with the family; he didn't even know their names. He simply knew the family had a lot of children. Time passed...
April 7, 2011 - 8:13pm
February 15, 2011
Adrian rallies to help man diagnosed with brain tumor
ADRIAN -- There is something to be said for a community that rallies around its own, but for Kyle "Lenny" Lehnhoff of Adrian, a simple "thank-you" just doesn't seem to be enough. Lehnhoff may not have grown up in Adrian, but through his job as the school district's computer technician...
February 15, 2011 - 9:56pm
November 12, 2010
A medical miracle
ROUND LAKE -- To hear of the injuries Benjamin Cunningham suffered after his truck veered off the road and landed in Lake Ocheda on Aug. 15 -- and to see him now, walking, smiling and talking about returning to school in a matter of weeks -- it's easy to understand why doctors are...
November 12, 2010 - 8:37pm
October 14, 2010
Benefit for injured Lakefield man set
LAKEFIELD -- A benefit lunch for Lance Steffen, who received a spinal injury this summer, will be 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday at Immanuel Lutheran School Activity Center in Lakefield. The meal will include hamburgers, chips, baked beans, ice cream, root beer floats, bars and beverages,...
October 14, 2010 - 10:27pm
July 8, 2010
Benefit for Nesseth baby planned
WORTHINGTON -- A live auction and memorial dinner benefit for Leo Chapman-Nesseth, the Lakefield baby who died recently of a rare genetic disorder called Alpers disease, will be July 20 at the Worthington Fairgrounds Arena. Dinner will begin at 5:30 p.m.
July 8, 2010 - 9:06pm
April 26, 2010
Raising money for Maisy
WORTHINGTON -- At nine months of age, Maisy Schultz loves to play with bright colored toys. She often has a pink pacifier in her mouth and a spare in her hand, and she is the spitting image of her blonde-haired, blue-eyed parents, Mike and Molly. To look at Maisy, one wouldn't know...
April 26, 2010 - 8:34pm
March 12, 2009
All for the Dayton House, stand up and show it
WORTHINGTON -- Even as it has become a Worthington treasure, referred to by some as a "gem on the prairie" and regularly featured in local promotional materials, the Historic Dayton House (HDH) remains a private non-profit organization benefiting from no formal public funding. But...
March 12, 2009 - 12:22am