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Iowa girls basketball: Central Lyon falls in first round at state
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April 7, 2014
Editorial: It's about collaboration
For the second consecutive year, weather played mean tricks on the Worthington Bio Conference. An April snowstorm may have wreaked havoc with the travel plans of presenters and attendees alike, yet it’s hard to argue that the 10th annual event was a waste of time. After all, the...
opinion / editorials
April 7, 2014 - 5:13pm
April 4, 2014
Poised for the future: Ritchie sings state's praises on second day of Worthington Bio Conference
WORTHINGTON — When Minnesota Secretary of State Mark Ritchie attended the World’s Fair back in 1963, he’d witnessed the future of technology — the ability to combine audio and video over the phone line. He put that technology to use on Friday, when an early April...
news / business
April 4, 2014 - 10:35pm
POET VP speaks on renewable energy at Bio Conference
WORTHINGTON — Renewable energy was the main focus during Doug Berven’s presentation at the Worthington Bio Conference on Friday. Berven, who has been with POET since 2003 and is now its vice president of corporate affairs, promotes corporate objectives of the company, the...
news / business
April 4, 2014 - 10:05pm
April 2, 2014
High school students have bioscience fun at MN West
WORTHINGTON — In preparation for the 10th annual Regional Bioscience Conference — which begins today and continues through Friday — high school students from Worthington, Adrian, Luverne and Jackson participated in a preconference lab day Wednesday on the Minnesota West Community...
April 2, 2014 - 8:57pm
March 31, 2014
Bioscience Conference bringing speakers to town
WORTHINGTON — At its core, the upcoming Worthington Bioscience Conference is about more than addressing economic and scientific possibilities and advancements in that field. It’s also about promoting Worthington and Nobles County in meaningful ways. “We are telling the business...
March 31, 2014 - 10:08am
March 24, 2014
Bioscience Conference marking 10th year
WORTHINGTON — It’s a big year for the Bioscience Conference. Not only is it the 10th year of the event, but it is also Abraham Algadi’s first as the manager of the Worthington Regional Economic Development Corp. (WREDC) “It’s a big milestone in the history of the...
news / business
March 24, 2014 - 11:40am
April 19, 2013
Students star at Bioscience Conference
WORTHINGTON -- As part of the Regional Bioscience Conference, the Worthington Middle School Science Club and Worthington High School Robotics Team showed off their scientific achievements on Friday. "This is just eighth grade, and it's a voluntary, afterschool class that meets about...
Minnesota West / news / WHS
April 19, 2013 - 9:52pm
Simonson: Newport's business continuing to flourish in China
WORTHINGTON -- While snow and icy roads delayed the start of Friday's sessions at the ninth annual Regional Bioscience Conference in Worthington, dozens of people braved the conditions to hear the day's first speaker, Randy Simonson, talk about the continued growth of Newport Laboratories...
Minnesota West / news / business
April 19, 2013 - 9:30pm
April 18, 2013
Bioscience Conference social time is changed
A public social reception in conjunction with the ninth annual Regional Bioscience Conference will now be at 5:30 p.m. today at BenLee's Cafe, 212 10th St. The time was moved up Thursday morning due to the inclement weather moving through the area. The social reception is included...
April 18, 2013 - 12:32pm
April 7, 2012
Column: Worthington Middle School Science Club ready for 'world of possibilities'
WORTHINGTON -- The Worthington Middle School Science Club nurtures a love of science and exposes students to many educational and career opportunities...
opinion / education
April 7, 2012 - 12:00am
March 30, 2012
Algae discussed as food, fuel source at Regional Bioscience Conference
WORTHINGTON -- One engineer sees algae as a future biofuel, and one entrepreneur sees algae as a future pharmaceutical and food source. Both...
March 30, 2012 - 10:00pm
March 29, 2012
Opportunities abound in food safety
WORTHINGTON -- Each year, foodborne diseases kill approximately 2.2 million people around the world, and most of them are children.
March 29, 2012 - 9:31pm
Conference speaker says food wrongly associated with disease
WORTHINGTON -- When people say there's an increased risk of heart disease or cancer by consuming animal food products, Iowa State University animal science associate professor Lance Baumgard wants them to know that risk is a relative term. To prove his point, Baumgard spoke of a...
March 29, 2012 - 9:10pm
March 26, 2012
Food, fuel debate part of Bioscience Conference
WORTHINGTON -- Growing more food on a finite amount of land to feed an increasing global population will undoubtedly require more scientific research and technological advancement, but can American farmers do it all without compromising quality of life and environment? Substantiality...
March 26, 2012 - 9:16pm