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Data: April 23, 2018
The demise of McNally Smith: Bankruptcy hearing this week for failed St. Paul music college
Ironton, Minn., man found guilty on child pornography charges
UMD financial research team headed to global finals
Crunch time: Minnesota lawmakers have less than five weeks to tackle long list of issues
Track and field: Worthington boys, Luverne girls look strong on Saturday
Boys tennis: Luverne sweeps a pair of matches
Wolves saving best defending for playoffs
Brian Murphy: Timberwolves give fans hope by bouncing the bully
Seattle beats Minnesota United for first win of the season
Big farm insolvency plays out in state court
Lange’s Cafe ends 24-hour service after 62 years
Bingham Lake family business up for sale after 89 years
Record cold, snowstorms delay SD planting season
Minnesota gains 2,900 jobs in March
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1963 Impala was beautiful, but it fell apart
Time to respond to reader feedback
Letter: Looking out for farmers' best interests
Many people benefit when we strive to become our best
For two boys, fishing season is already here
Michael Vos Jr.
Veryl J. Saathoff
Darlene Joyce Jerlow
Donna Jean Kontz
North Dakota woman's puzzling digestive problem turned out to be bacterial overgrowth
Despite faith fall, Good News still very good
Disheveled Theologian: The irrevocable call
The seed varieties you should plant this spring
New living arrangements could keep family close
out and about
85 Birthday Card Shower
Virg & Marge
Shirley (Mayer) Klosterman
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
City of Worthington planning commission notice of public hearing
Data: Nov. 27, 2017
August 28, 2017
7 yoga moves for the 3 o'clock work slump
Shoulders tense from to-do lists. Hips cramped from stiff office chairs that agitate the lower back. The 8-to-5 workday can take a toll on the...
August 28, 2017 - 9:38am
April 21, 2016
From sewing to nursing: Career Pathways program offers adult students opportunities at Minnesota West
MARSHALL — One day as Joanna Villeda Pedroza worked in a sewing factory near Marshall, she realized she needed to switch careers. “I didn’t...
April 21, 2016 - 8:01pm
Entities team up to host career fair
WORTHINGTON — Worthington District 518 schools, in partnership with the Southwest Minnesota Private Industry Council (www.swmnpic.org) Youth and Young Adult Programs and the Worthington Area Chamber of Commerce, hosted their first-ever local Career Fair Feb. 12 for students in grades...
February 21, 2016 - 5:51pm
November 30, 2015
Carrying on: Herman Kramer ends 28-year postal career
WORTHINGTON — Holiday cards and packages will have to find their way to the doors and mailboxes of many residents in the western portion of...
November 30, 2015 - 8:20pm
October 8, 2014
For McFadden, a career in the crosshairs
ST. PAUL — Republican Minnesota U.S. Senate candidate Mike McFadden has never been a public official, so his business career has become the...
October 8, 2014 - 8:18pm
August 18, 2014
Column: Here comes Entrepreneur Barbie
WASHINGTON — Lego’s groundbreaking female-scientists set sold out almost immediately after it was released this month. But never fear, fans of feminist toys: A new Barbie doll, now in stock, is also shattering the plastic ceiling. Yes, that swan-necked, thigh-gapped beauty has...
August 18, 2014 - 9:03pm
August 15, 2014
Column: Lesson in a STEM study
CHICAGO — Every once in a while, research quantifies the effects of certain education policies on students. Then, the results are often shelved in favor of the prevailing “common sense.” As in: If you want more scientists, mandate more science courses in school. Let’s hope...
August 15, 2014 - 9:38pm
July 9, 2014
Camp with a cause
WORTHINGTON — The Summer Housing Career Youth Camp is not just a fun four-day camp for high school students — it’s also intended to help...
July 9, 2014 - 9:59pm
May 28, 2014
Kruse reflects on long JCPenney career
WORTHINGTON — When JCPenney closed its doors in Worthington a few weeks ago, Terese Kruse closed the door on more than 30 years of her life. “I had no relief when I heard the store was closing, just sadness,” said Kruse. “We were all shocked when it was announced. Our store...
May 28, 2014 - 7:32pm
May 23, 2014
Murray County chief deputy retires
SLAYTON — Chief Deputy Randy Donahue’s law enforcement career not only spans 30 years, but crosses state lines. As he served his last day...
May 23, 2014 - 9:16pm
May 14, 2014
Column: In Arkansas, a military record is no magic bullet
WASHINGTON — Sen. Mark Pryor, the embattled Democratic incumbent in Arkansas, made a serious gaffe in March when he questioned Republican opponent Tom Cotton’s reliance on military service as a campaign theme. While praising the congressman for serving, Pryor told a TV interviewer...
May 14, 2014 - 8:35pm
May 12, 2014
Cumiskey announces retirement from WPD
WORTHINGTON — After serving 15 years in Worthington and 28 years in law enforcement, Worthington Police Chief Mike Cumiskey officially announced...
May 12, 2014 - 10:23pm
August 8, 2012
Sauer looks for sweet ending to 4-H career
LISMORE -- A few days ago, as one sister pinned her bug collection for an entomology display and another put the finishing touches on a horseless...
August 8, 2012 - 8:14pm
September 28, 2011
Jessica Cook (from left), Christina Henning, Shelby Rademacher and Logan Ward, all students at Jackson County Central High School, are ready...
September 28, 2011 - 8:03pm
July 1, 2010
Students Kimberly Sanchez (from left), Kue Shee and Fabian Ramos work on a landscaping project at a house on Nobles Street in early June. The...
July 1, 2010 - 4:33pm