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Family Art Night scheduled during parent-teacher conferences week
Remembering Pearl Harbor: WWII veteran on Oahu when Japanese launched sneak attack
Seminar aims to create smooth transition for retiring business owners
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Gerald L. Smith
Looking Back: 1991 -- Wind chills up to 50-below close schools
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
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May 19, 2016
One man’s life, one man’s treasures: Bents’ death leads to auction of large tractor, parts collection, rebuilt after 2010 tornado
SIBLEY, Iowa — It’s never easy letting go. Twilla Bents knows that all too well, as she’s had to let go of a lot in recent years. Next...
May 19, 2016 - 8:56pm
Bents 45th anniversary
George and Linda Bents, Worthington, will celebrate their 45th wedding anniversary on Saturday. They were married May 24, 1969, in Rushmore. Greetings...
May 19, 2014 - 12:02pm
April 9, 2014
Les Knutson: Jordon Bents continues shot put success
Les Knutson Daily Globe sports columnist SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — Worthington’s Jordon Bents was recently named the Northern Sun Conference Male Field Athlete of the Week for his extraordinary performance in the shot put at the University of Sioux Falls’ first outdoor track...
April 9, 2014 - 9:46pm
October 18, 2013
Laura Marie Bents and Christopher Alan Perry were married June 22 at First United Methodist Church, Worthington, with the Rev. Gordon Orde officiating. Parents...
October 18, 2013 - 12:36pm
April 20, 2013
Laura Bents and Christopher Perry, both of Appleton, announce their engagement. Parents of the couple are Eldon and Susan Bents, Bigelow, Janice...
April 20, 2013 - 12:00am
January 26, 2013
Kimberly Bents and Corey Gronewold were married Sept. 1, 2012, at Westminster Presbyterian Church, Worthington, with the Rev. Jim Krapf officiating. Parents...
January 26, 2013 - 12:00am
October 20, 2012
Jenna Sorensen and Andrew Bents announce their engagement. Parents of the couple are Todd and Karla Sorensen, Windom, and Robert and Bonita...
October 20, 2012 - 12:00am
September 1, 2012
Alyson Yvonne Wesselink and Timothy Carl Bents were married June 9 at the American Reformed Church, Worthington, with the Rev. Harlan Van Oort...
September 1, 2012 - 12:00am
April 14, 2012
Michael and Tami Wesselink, Worthington, and Robert and Bonita Bents, Bigelow, announce the engagement of their children, Alyson Wesselink and...
April 14, 2012 - 12:00am
January 7, 2012
George and Linda Bents and Jerry and Ardes Gronewold, all of Worthington, announce the engagement of their children, Kimberly Bents and Corey...
January 7, 2012 - 12:00am
June 4, 2011
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
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...
June 4, 2011 - 12:00am
Ashley Bents and Joshua Hein were married June 12 at First Evangelical Lutheran Church, Worthington, with the Rev. Richard Ricker officiating. Parents...
September 4, 2010 - 12:00am
June 30, 2010
Video: Tour the area where the tornado struck
A virtual tour of the path of the June 25 tornado that devastated northwest Iowa, south and southeast of Sibley, June 26, 2010. Click here to...
June 30, 2010 - 3:54pm
June 26, 2010
Photos: Tornado totally destroys farm site in rural Sibley, Iowa
The farm site of Henry and Twyla Bents of rural Sibley, Iowa, was struck hard by a tornado June 25, 2010. The house was totally destroyed,...
June 26, 2010 - 4:48pm