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Worthington Middle School Festival of Music event is Monday evening
Heron Lake-Okabena students gather 'Coins for Kids'
Doubt remains in Daubt; Democrats have concerns about new House speaker
Windom schools say no to winter weather
Education, research and new treatments assisting people with diabetes
Prep boys hockey: Luverne skates away from Worthington
Prep boys basketball: Antes sinks nine threes as Windom Area survives JCC
Prep gymnastics: Worthington soars to 140.175
Prep girls basketball: Jackson County Central tops Windom, SWC beats Canby
Prep wrestling: Four from Worthington get into Riot semifinals
Column: Substitute teachers a key component of District 518
Column: Elizabeth Warren, godmother of sorts
Column: Worthington Christian School offering program tonight on 'The Trees of Christmas'
Letter: Letter on Christmas wasn't meant to be negative
Column: Energy industry -- CO2 is good for us
Anita Rose (Ling) Siegmann
Florence "Kip" Gee
Cyril F. Gengler
Teresa Marie Stofferan
Season's jottings: Newsroom staffers share Christmas memories
Column: If Worthington builds it, they sure would come
The pageantry of it all
Looking Back: 1964 - Armour helps Worthington hit employment high
HO, HO, HO: Koster has jolly time standing in for Santa
Out and About
Probst 80th birthday
Schubert 90th birthday
Amundson 100th birthday
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Moorhead parents ‘willing to try anything,’ open to new Minnesota medical marijuana law
MOORHEAD — Brett Solum might be one of the first to obtain medical marijuana under a new Minnesota law slated to take effect next year. The 13-year-old boy suffers from uncontrollable epileptic seizures, as many as 100 a day. His doctors have implanted a device, recommended...
May 20, 2014 - 9:26pm
April 3, 2014
ProLife event is Monday
EDGERTON — A fundraiser for the Southwest Minnesota ProLife chapter of Minnesota Citizens Concerned for Life will be at 7 p.m. Monday at Southwest Christian High School. The highlight of the event is a scheduled presentation by Barbara Tornow, a resident of Madison, S.D., who...
April 3, 2014 - 9:16pm
March 19, 2014
Sunday liquor sales get toe in door
ST. PAUL — A Minnesota Senate committee is considering “baby steps” that eventually could lead toward Sunday liquor sales. Bills sponsored by Sen. Roger Reinert, D-Duluth, would allow Sunday refills and sales of beer jugs, popularly known as growlers, and allow taprooms to...
March 19, 2014 - 8:49pm
March 6, 2014
Snow melt poses challenges for livestock manure management
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency is asking farmers to take precautions as they plan to spread livestock manure on cropland during these warmer days of winter. As winter gives way to spring, rapid snow melt and potential for flooding pose challenges. Farmers who...
March 6, 2014 - 8:21pm
February 17, 2013
Goodwill Trailer visit coming up
WORTHINGTON -- The Goodwill Ambassador Trailer will receive donations March 2-9 in the north end of the parking lot at Running's Fleet & Farm. Goodwill Industries Wall Street Mission accepts donations of clothing, usable working small appliances, household goods, sporting goods...
February 17, 2013 - 10:45pm
February 14, 2013
Services, Elsie Fick
Elsie F. Fick, 87, of Boyden, died Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2013, at the Good Samaritan Center, George, Iowa. Visitation will be from 2 to 8 p.m. Friday, with the family present from 6 to 8 p.m., at Jurrens Funeral Home, George. The service will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday at St. John Lutheran...
February 14, 2013 - 12:00am
February 11, 2013
District 18 ADA meeting postponed
SLAYTON -- The Midwest Dairy Association District 18 meeting scheduled for today in Slayton is postponed and rescheduled for the same time and location on March 1. District 18 includes the ADA organizations in Cottonwood, Jackson, Lincoln, Lyon, Murray, Nobles, Pipestone, Redwood...
February 11, 2013 - 11:18pm
August 9, 2010
String players sought for orchestra
WORTHINGTON -- The Great Plains String Quartet and Christopher Stanichar from Augustana College, Sioux Falls, S.D., are looking for experienced string players, grade 9 to adult, to join the newly formed Worthington Area Orchestra. Rehearsals begin Sept.
August 9, 2010 - 9:35pm
August 1, 2010
Five area students at All-State camps
WORTHINGTON -- Four Worthington High School students and one Pipestone Area High School student were selected by audition to participate in the 2010 All-State music camps of the Minnesota Music Educators Association (MMEA) from Aug. 2-7. The students and the ensembles in which they...
August 1, 2010 - 8:45pm
Farmers Market offers promotion
WORTHINGTON -- People attending the Downtown Worthington Farmers Market this week with an "I Buy Local" Minnesota Grown bumper sticker will have a chance to win a large basket of local produce. The Downtown Worthington Farmers Market is celebrating National Farmers Market week....
August 1, 2010 - 8:44pm
Iowa man killed in George crash
GEORGE, Iowa -- Theodore Smith, 51, of Ashton, Iowa, died in a crash late Friday night. Smith was driving his 2003 Harley Davidson MC motorcycle northbound on L22 when he struck a cow standing in the road. The Lyon County Sheriff's Department assisted at the scene.
August 1, 2010 - 8:44pm
July 28, 2010
Vehicles wanted for new car event
WORTHINGTON -- The inaugural Cruisin' Downtown Worthington event will take place Aug. 17. Worthington's 10th Street will be blocked off and classic cars, antique tractors and vintage motorcycles will fill the street. Members of the Worthington Fire Department will bring a fire truck...
July 28, 2010 - 9:42pm
July 27, 2010
New Human Services building for Jackson
JACKSON -- The Jackson County Board of Commissioners voted 4-1 Tuesday to demolish the 1938 portion of its existing Jackson County Resource Center and build a new 9,500 square foot Human Services building in its place, at the cost of $2.5 million. The offices in the 1938 portion...
July 27, 2010 - 9:16pm
July 21, 2010
Flower Power award winners named
WORTHINGTON -- Keith and Kimberly Maxwell of 1704 Skyline Dr. are the winners of this week's Flower Power - Yard of the Week award, offered by...
July 21, 2010 - 6:22pm
Republicans endorse 22A candidate
EDGERTON -- Forty-five delegates from Pipestone, Rock, Murray and Nobles counties endorsed Joe Schomacker of Luverne as the Republican nominee for the District 22A seat in the Minnesota House of Representatives. "I am honored and humbled by my party's endorsement," Schomacker said...
July 21, 2010 - 6:22pm