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Franken mocks Trump in opening night DNC remarks
Worthington officers presented lifesaving awards
City to store fill in flood plain; says no to granny pods
Video leads to teen’s arrest in beating death
Wolter: Random thoughts in a fleeting summer
Worthington U15 soccer team wins state championship
VFW baseball: Luverne VFW strikes fast, wins District 3 tournament
Legion baseball: Rogers shuts out Luverne, Adrian wins District 2 tournament
Amateur baseball: Heron Lake defeats Luverne, joins playoff party
Editorial: Time to support our schools
Letter: Protect Nobles County citizens from e-cigarette
Column: Protecting innovation and trade secrets
Column: Morning in America it wasn't
Column: Notes from Cleveland -- the two forms of resistance
Raymond J. Loeschen
Margaret Elizabeth Short
Robert J. Dauffenbach
Colbert "Corky" Bassett
Lavon H. Timm
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
Barn to Dance: Mayville summer tradition going strong after 27 years
Out and About
Birth: July 26, 2016
Birth: July 22, 2016
Birth: July 20, 2016
Davis 85th birthday
Bullerman 85th birthday
Data: July 26, 2016
Summons to establish custody
Data: July 25, 2016
Data: July 23, 2016
Data: July 22, 2016
May 18, 2016
Hackers target presidential campaigns, U.S. spy chief says
WASHINGTON — U.S. presidential campaigns face threats from hackers bent on espionage and other activity more nefarious than mere political...
May 18, 2016 - 2:40pm
March 7, 2016
Food Fight: Local pantries seek your donations during March campaign
WORTHINGTON — It’s that time of year again when Worthington’s two food pantries put out the call for food and monetary donations. The Minnesota...
March 7, 2016 - 8:35pm
February 23, 2016
Rubio touts togetherness in second Minnesota campaign stop
MINNEAPOLIS — Bringing a divided United States — and divided Republican Party — together was at the core of presidential candidate Marco...
February 23, 2016 - 9:20pm
January 11, 2016
‘Take our country back’: Presidential candidate Carly Fiorina campaigns in northwest Iowa
ROCK RAPIDS, Iowa — As the Feb. 1 Iowa caucuses loom on the horizon, Carly Fiorina made a campaign stop Monday afternoon at Frontier Bank in...
January 11, 2016 - 8:56pm
October 5, 2015
Minnesota vs. North Dakota: States engage in friendly competition to keep eyes on the road
WORTHINGTON — Minnesota and North Dakota are engaging in a friendly border competition this week to garner the most pledges among drivers to keep their eyes on the road and not their phones. The pledge challenge is hosted by AT&T, the Minnesota Safety Council, the North Dakota...
October 5, 2015 - 8:24pm
June 10, 2015
Click It or Ticket campaign finds fewer violators
ST. PAUL — Minnesota law enforcement officers saw a significant drop in seat belt violations during last month’s Click It or Ticket campaign. Law officers cited 32 percent fewer motorists for seatbelt violations and 37 percent fewer child seat violations compared to last year. More...
June 10, 2015 - 9:06pm
May 4, 2015
Dayton vows to veto GOP campaign cash changes
ST. PAUL — Visions for rules governing political cash collided Monday, with DFL Gov. Mark Dayton pledging to veto changes that Minnesota Republicans are backing. The Republican-controlled House has voted to lift campaign spending limits, allow candidates to collect more cash...
May 4, 2015 - 8:48pm
April 1, 2015
Local area leaders to call on Worthington area lawmakers to support clean energy plan
WORTHINGTON — Local and area leaders from the Clean Energy and Jobs Campaign will call on area lawmakers to support a responsible Minnesota Clean Energy Plan at 1 p.m. today at the Nobles County Library, 407 12th St. The plan includes changing the state’s Renewable Energy Standard...
April 1, 2015 - 9:07pm
March 9, 2015
Minnesota group launches ‘Buffers Now!’ campaign
MONTEVIDEO — A local organization promoting water quality in the upper Minnesota River basin has launched a campaign to support Gov. Mark Dayton’s proposal for 50-foot buffers along waterways. State Rep. Paul Torkelson, R-Hanska, is scheduled to introduce a buffer bill to the...
March 9, 2015 - 9:13pm
November 3, 2014
Salvation Army’s Red Kettle campaign seeks bell ringers
WORTHINGTON — For more than 20 years, a group of volunteers joyously rang the bells and greeted shoppers while seeking contributions for the...
November 3, 2014 - 9:06pm
ST. PAUL — Today’s Minnesota elections could produce everything from blowouts to recounts after mostly uneventful campaigns. From the...
November 3, 2014 - 9:04pm
November 2, 2014
Hagedorn visits Worthington
November 2, 2014 - 8:41pm
October 30, 2014
Editorial: Vote Hamilton, Schomacker
For the last 10 years, Rod Hamilton has more than ably represented his District 22B constituents in the Minnesota House. He’s now in the midst of seeking his sixth two-year-term, and to get it he’ll have to defeat DFLer Cheryl Avenel-Navara for the second consecutive election....
October 30, 2014 - 9:08pm
DFL, GOP trade jabs over late-campaign mailings
ST. PAUL — It’s that time when campaigns get a little rough, as shown Thursday when Minnesota Democrats and Republicans criticized each other for mailing inaccurate and inappropriate literature in state House races. Democrats, led by House Speaker Paul Thissen, complained that...
October 30, 2014 - 8:41pm
October 19, 2014
Franken campaigns in Red Lake, White Earth
RED LAKE — U.S. Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., along with Sen. Jon Tester, D-Mont., visited two northern Minnesota American Indian reservations...
October 19, 2014 - 8:10pm