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Nobel Peace Prize winner urges young people not to put limits on themselves
Klobuchar praises Clinton for elevating women worldwide
Lauderdale man charged with shooting at five Somali men
UPDATED: Police arrest protesters outside governor’s home
In targeted heist, bandit stole 1961 championship belt at Roger Maris Museum in Fargo shopping center
All welcome at 34th annual Fun Run
Amateur baseball: Region 13C playoffs begin Wednesday
Wolter: Random thoughts in a fleeting summer
Worthington U15 soccer team wins state championship
VFW baseball: Luverne VFW strikes fast, wins District 3 tournament
Letter: Trip to Paris is May highlight for exchange student
Column: Trump set the table for Clinton
Editorial: Time to support our schools
Letter: Protect Nobles County citizens from e-cigarette
Column: Protecting innovation and trade secrets
Ruth C. Reid
Colbert (Corky) Bassett
Raymond J. Loeschen
Looking Back: 2006 -- City, YMCA approved deal for new Y facility
THE SCHIZ: Barber keeps on clipping at downtown Worthington shop
Column: A memorable — and cold — arrival in Worthington in 1872
Column: Father knows best
Looking Back: 2006 -- Reisdorfer honored with statewide nursing award
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Davis 85th birthday
Bullerman 85th birthday
Data: July 27, 2016
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Summons to establish custody
Data: July 25, 2016
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March 26, 2014
Windom's Toro a vital part of community
WINDOM — Toro is more than just a business located along the highway on the north edge of Windom. It represents stability and a sense of community. “Toro...
March 26, 2014 - 3:40pm
March 25, 2014
Hellenga settles in as JBS general manager
WORTHINGTON — A familiar face at JBS has climbed the ladder, so to speak, to the general manager’s post. Brad Hellinga, who has been...
March 25, 2014 - 2:07pm
March 24, 2014
Editorial: Invest in high-speed broadband access
According to a report from the Governor’s Task Force on Broadband, nearly 30 percent of Minnesotans — and more than half of folks living in Greater Minnesota — lack affordable broadband access. In Nobles County, according to data distributed by the Coalition of Greater Minnesota...
March 24, 2014 - 5:03pm
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...
March 24, 2014 - 11:40am
March 23, 2014
W-2’s Quality Meats opens second shop in Luverne
LUVERNE — W-2’s Quality Meats of Worthington opened a second retail store in Luverne on March 10. Owners Troy Wietzema and Steve Wieneke...
March 23, 2014 - 8:09pm
March 12, 2014
As others see it: Yes for Sunday liquor
Since 2002, some 16 states have changed their laws to allow Sunday liquor sales, reports the Distilled Spirits Council of the United States. That brings the total number of Sunday-liquor-sale states to 38. Those states include North Dakota, South Dakota, Iowa and Wisconsin. Now,...
March 12, 2014 - 5:16pm
March 11, 2014
As others see it: Better ways to boost wages
With Minnesota House members back in session and debating raising the minimum wage, the lawmakers’ interns are doing some of the work. ... But as the interns go about this researching, drafting and writing, some of it in support of raising the minimum wage, they’ll be doing so...
March 11, 2014 - 4:10pm
March 8, 2014
Fire causes significant damage to Worthington restaurant
WORTHINGTON -- An early morning fire caused significant damage to The King’s Wok restaurant, formerly Michael’s Steakhouse, in Worthington...
March 8, 2014 - 1:43pm
March 6, 2014
Lake Ocheda changes require buy-in
WORTHINGTON — Representatives from the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) recently met with a committee of Lake Ocheda landowners to discuss a possible management plan for the lake. The meeting comes after two winter seasons of low water levels and little to no fish...
March 6, 2014 - 8:17pm
March 2, 2014
Effort invites businesses, individuals to ‘Ride the Wave’
JACKSON — Business and community leaders from across southwest Minnesota are working together to market the region as a top spot in the nation...
March 2, 2014 - 9:41pm
Feller now managing Worthington’s Pizza Ranch
WORTHINGTON — Shanee Feller has climbed her way to the top of the food chain. Feller, a Bigelow native, is the new general manager at Worthington’s...
March 2, 2014 - 9:38pm
February 23, 2014
Greg Raymo adds CEO title at First State Bank Southwest
WORTHINGTON — With the recent retirement of longtime First State Bank Southwest leader Alvin Kooiman, Greg Raymo has now added CEO to...
February 23, 2014 - 9:28pm
Nick Raymo takes ownership at Southwest Hearing
WORTHINGTON — When the possibility of a career in hearing technologies was first broached to Nicholas Raymo, he was a bit skeptical. “I...
February 23, 2014 - 9:26pm
February 17, 2014
Cold and slow: As rail issues hamper ag business, industry leaders want solutions
FARGO, N.D. — Elevator operators are perennial critics of railroad service for hauling grain, but many say delays are worse than ever this...
February 17, 2014 - 9:25pm
February 14, 2014
Many business closed for President's Day holiday
WORTHINGTON — Many local businesses will be closed Monday in observance of the Presidents’ Day holiday. City, county, state and federal offices in Worthington will be closed all day Monday. The Nobles County Library will be closed. Bank of the West, Worthington Federal Savings...
February 14, 2014 - 9:58pm