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Trump picks Iowa Governor Branstad as U.S. ambassador to China: transition official
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
Area girls basketball roundup: Adrian beats Luverne after slow start
Prep wrestling: Trojans fall in tight battle with W/RRC
Area boys basketball roundup: Huskies win high-scoring season opener
Boys hockey: Trojans refuse to quit in loss to Redwood Valley
Boys basketball: Trojans show teamwork, depth in victory over Luverne
Letter: Pioneer Village
Letter: Local government entities should live within their means
Column: 21st Century Cures Act a remedy for all Americans
Letter: There's a third group of Americans, too
Letter: Thanks to organizers of community Thanksgiving
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
Our region was major supplier of early engines for Humvees
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July 15, 2013
At Schafer's, new owner celebrates five years
WORTHINGTON -- When current owner Amanda Walljasper-Tate purchased Schafer's Health Food Store from longtime proprietor Irma Schafer in 2008,...
July 15, 2013 - 12:01am
July 13, 2013
Column: State leaders say one thing, do the opposite
ST. PAUL -- Minnesotans, prepare to dig deeper into your pocketbooks following actions of the 2013 Legislature. Companies are being asked to pay a very high premium for the privilege of doing business in Minnesota. Many changes in tax law took effect July 1, and many are retroactive...
July 13, 2013 - 12:00am
July 10, 2013
Letter: Keep our jobs here at home
As our economy continues to recover, our elected officials should do everything they can to safeguard American jobs. The Trans-Pacific Partnership negotiations pose a potential threat to hundreds of thousands of American jobs, and this fact is not getting enough attention. Vietnam,...
July 10, 2013 - 12:00am
July 7, 2013
New GuidePoint pharmacy opens in Slayton
SLAYTON -- From her first day as a pharmacy technician, Chelsey Carlson knew she wanted to return to her hometown of Slayton. Her dream was...
July 7, 2013 - 9:34pm
July 5, 2013
Capital Chatter: Organizations continuing push for farm bill
ST. PAUL -- A coalition of 532 organizations is putting pressure on the U.S. House to pass a farm bill. "This important legislation supports our nation's farmers, ranchers, forest owners, food security, natural resources and wildlife habitats, rural communities and the 16 million...
July 5, 2013 - 9:23pm
June 30, 2013
Ridley Block Operations opens R&D lab
WORTHINGTON -- Ridley Block Operations (RBO) of Worthington recently completed another expansion and refinement of its production operations...
June 30, 2013 - 10:55pm
June 28, 2013
Minnesota's Elks come to town
WORTHINGTON -- For the first time, the annual convention of the Minnesota Elks Association is taking place in Worthington. Hosted by the Worthington...
June 28, 2013 - 9:29pm
June 26, 2013
As others see it: Online privacy is gone
Much has been made in recent weeks -- and rightly so -- about the government's monitoring of phone calls and Internet connections. Largely lost in the discussion of such data mining is this reality: The government's activities pale in comparison to those of the tech giants who provide...
June 26, 2013 - 12:00am
June 23, 2013
Heartland Security named dealer of year
JACKSON -- For the second time in the past four years, Heartland Security has been awarded dealer of the year by Interlogix Global Security Products.
June 23, 2013 - 11:20pm
Hoffman is new nurse manager at SWMC
WORTHINGTON -- Sanford Worthington Medical Center has announced that Laura Hoffman has become the nurse manager for the Critical Care Unit, in addition to the Medical-Surgical unit she currently manages. Hoffman earned her master of science in nursing degree in August 2012 from...
June 23, 2013 - 11:20pm
Miller joins United Prairie Insurance
WORTHINGTON -- Worthington native Joshua Miller has joined the United Prairie Insurance office as the new office manager and agent. "We're excited to have Josh on the team. His experience and community leadership make him a great fit for our agency," United Prairie Insurance General...
June 23, 2013 - 11:18pm
New manager, new look at ProBuild
WORTHINGTON -- Worthington's ProBuild location recently welcomed new employee Rich Lepird, who started as manager about two months ago. Lepird...
June 23, 2013 - 11:14pm
June 21, 2013
Farmers Market starts Tuesday
WORTHINGTON -- Producers from around the area will be selling locally grown food starting Tuesday at Worthington Farmers Market in downtown Worthington....
June 21, 2013 - 9:51pm
June 20, 2013
Worthington's Goodwill store slated to open July 25
WORTHINGTON -- The sign and lettering were being placed Thursday morning at the new Goodwill store on Ryan's Road. According to Chief Operations...
June 20, 2013 - 10:17pm
June 19, 2013
Minnesota to open German trade office
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota plans to open a European trade office. Gov. Mark Dayton on Wednesday announced the office will be in Dusseldorf-Cologne,...
June 19, 2013 - 10:02pm