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South Dakota students save money, get head start on college career
PolyMet opponents want law judge hearings
Backpack distribution is Thursday
Government Center steps to be repaired
Priest victims fault settlement plan, seek $80 million, not $13 million
High school volleyball: Trojans hope experience puts them over the top
Girls tennis: Trojans drop opener to Harrisburg
High school football: H-LP gridders aiming for success
Amateur baseball: Cubs fall in state opener; Milroy wins
Girls tennis: Luverne splits early triangular tests
Sean Hannity, Trump's 'spin doctor'
Letter: Divider-in-chief is at it again
Column: Why pension oversight is important
Column: A nice column about Trump
Column: District 518 geared up for start of new school year
Curtis Lowell Schmidt
James Robert Arnt
Robert D. Miller
Theodore "Ted" Kamstra
Looking Back: 1966 -- Foreign ag specialists visit Worthington
Column: Is it possible to be fast asleep for three or four weeks?
Crazy about the cube: Abel Piper, 12, participates in Rubik’s Cube National Championships
Disheveled Theologian: Twenty years later, still glad to have him with me
Column: Getting lost in the clouds
Out and About
Westman 111th birthday
Miller 50th anniversary
Hemmen 60th anniversary
Berger 80th birthday
Scheepstra 85th birthday
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Regular School Board Meeting Minutes
November 13, 2013
Letter: Local store's tribute to veterans appreciated
By John Schneiderman, Worthington Without a doubt, the largest area Veterans Day event was the annual breakfast sponsored by the Worthington Hy-Vee. Thousands of veterans were fed a great breakfast. Many memories of service to our country were recalled and many stories related...
November 13, 2013 - 4:04pm
November 6, 2013
Column: One session doesn't deter - or derail - our economy
By DAVID C. OLSON, Minnesota Chamber of Commerce ST. PAUL — Minnesota’s economy has been receiving high marks lately. Unemployment is dropping, and tax collections were up in FY 2012-13. We moved to No. 8 on Forbes’ annual list of Best States for Business, up markedly...
November 6, 2013 - 3:29pm
November 5, 2013
Letter: Government costs going up, not down
By Beth Kadoun, Director, Tax and Fiscal Policy, Minnesota Chamber of Commerce Minnesota’s price of government is increasing, which is not quite clear in the Oct. 31 story, “Minnesota ‘price of government’ expected to drop.” The price was estimated at 14.7 percent before...
November 5, 2013 - 2:29pm
November 1, 2013
Greater Minnesota Partnership meets in Worthington
WORTHINGTON — The Greater Minnesota Partnership, a group created to lobby for needs in the Greater Minnesota area, visited Worthington Friday morning to hear concerns and ideas from community and area residents. “We’re going to use your input to set the legislative agenda...
November 1, 2013 - 10:03pm
October 18, 2013
Social media event promoting small business is Wednesday
By GRETCHEN O’DONNELL, Daily Globe WORTHINGTON — Small-business owners across southwest Minnesota and northwest Iowa have a unique opportunity coming their way from 8 to 10 a.m. Wednesday on the Worthington campus of Minnesota West Community and Technical College. Sponsored...
October 18, 2013 - 9:59pm
Letter: Kiwanis group thankful for Peanut Day support
By Jeanene R Townswick, Worthington Early Risers Kiwanis Club October 5 was Kiwanis Peanut Day, an event organized by Kiwanis each year to raise funds. In Worthington, it is sponsored by the Early Risers Kiwanis Club with combined help from local businesses along with K-Kids from...
October 18, 2013 - 6:39pm
September 22, 2013
The Corner Door opens in Round Lake
JULIE BUNTJER email@example.com ROUND LAKE — After its inaugural opening this past weekend, The Corner Door in Round Lake is getting...
September 22, 2013 - 9:48pm
September 11, 2013
Column: Reeling in patent trolls
WASHINGTON — The resilient U.S. economy owes in large measure its global reputation for prosperity to the ideas, innovation and invention rooted deeply in our American heritage.
September 11, 2013 - 4:53pm
September 8, 2013
Monogram presents grants to local organizations
CHANDLER — The Monogram Loves Kids Foundation, founded by Monogram Food Solutions LLC, awarded four grants Wednesday totalling $20,000 to organizations...
September 8, 2013 - 10:05pm
August 30, 2013
Businesses to close for Labor Day
Many local offices and businesses will be closed Monday to observe the Labor Day holiday.
August 30, 2013 - 9:23pm
Woman fights 'land of minimum wage'
BY DON DAVIS, Forum News Service FALCON HEIGHTS — Jessica English is a face of a newly revived effort to raise Minnesota’s minimum wage. She earned minimum wage while working in rural western Minnesota, places such as Fergus Falls, Ortonville and Kerkhoven. A case worker...
August 30, 2013 - 8:50pm
August 28, 2013
Column: Greater Minnesota needs to speak up
By DAN DORMAN ALBERT LEA — Before I was a legislator and economic development director for the city of Albert Lea, I sold tires. And, let me tell you, if there’s even a tiny hole anywhere in a tire, the whole thing slowly goes flat. That’s the same lesson I hope to spread...
August 28, 2013 - 11:52am
August 25, 2013
Demuth Agency welcomes new agent
WORTHINGTON -- Agent Mary Brunk recently started working at Demuth Agency Inc., Worthington. Formerlly employed as an insurance agent with the Adrian Insurance Agency at Adrian State Bank, Brunk began her new position in May. She has been an insurance agent for 28 years and said she...
August 25, 2013 - 11:33pm
August 12, 2013
As others see it: Leaders must hear business concerns
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton and legislative leaders are discussing a possible September special session to appropriate funding for disaster relief and overturn a sales tax on farm implement repair. There is apparently strong bipartisan support for action on both of these items.
August 12, 2013 - 4:18pm
July 26, 2013
Column: Talkin' 'bout my generation
WASHINGTON — After graduating from high school, I had two choices: I could earn a college degree while shouldering debt, or struggle in a highly competitive job market without one. I chose the former. And I’m not the only one.
July 26, 2013 - 10:49am