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Half-cent sales tax extension formally adopted
Council gives PBK another chance to build movie theater
U.S. Republican Senator McCain will return Tuesday for healthcare vote
New WPD officers take oath
200 immigrants in Texas were smuggled into a pitch-black trailer. 10 died, and the driver has been charged.
P.J. Fleck expects Gophers' defense to be personnel-based this season
Vikings put Latavius Murray on PUP list, Sharrif Floyd on non-football injury list
Twins finalize trade with Braves for Jaime Garcia
Reinforcements have Vikings offensive line coach Tony Sparano excited for season
Vikings' backup quarterback Case Keenum relishes extra reps
Christmas already? Consider this gift-giving practice
Swift: Decorating project really takes the cake
Growing Together: How to keep flowers flowering all summer
Letter: Student's time in Worthington is winding down
Column: Hospice doesn’t mean a surrender of hope
George B. Johnson
Jennie Van Ruler
Lorraine Emma Huehn
Disheveled Theologian: Some bright morning … or evening
Column: PWs kept farms operating when war called away farmers
Looking Back: 2007 -- Luverne airport gets key federal funding
'Green.com' and 'megabyte blue:' Crayola's '90s tribute to the internet
Column: ‘Kids Went Here’ - That’s what you could say on bronze plaque
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January 13, 2016
U.S. says no deal reached with VW CEO to fix diesel emissions
WASHINGTON — U.S. environmental officials said Wednesday that no agreement with Volkswagen had been reached on how to fix nearly 600,000 diesel...
January 13, 2016 - 4:59pm
January 7, 2016
Volkswagen CEO to hold high-level talks in Washington on emissions scandal
WASHINGTON — Volkswagen Chief Executive Matthias Mueller will meet with the top U.S. environmental regulator next week for the highest-level...
January 7, 2016 - 3:39pm
November 18, 2015
MNsure’s interim CEO given permanent position
ST. PAUL — Allison O’Toole will remain the chief executive officer of MNsure, the group’s board of directors announced Wednesday. O’Toole has served as interim CEO since May, and had not previously expressed interest in retaining the position. Board Chairman Pete Benner said...
November 18, 2015 - 8:56pm
October 25, 2015
Chamber honors Worthington Building Materials
WORTHINGTON — Although Jeremy Whipple has had a business in Worthington for more than a year now, he can finally say he has been welcomed into...
October 25, 2015 - 7:57pm
October 1, 2015
Column: Fiorina proves you don’t want a CEO for a president
AUSTIN, Texas — In 1992, independent candidate Ross Perot chose Admiral James Stockdale, a complete unknown, as his presidential running mate. In his first debate, the VP candidate began by asking two good questions: “Who am I? Why am I here?” Carly Fiorina, the Republican...
October 1, 2015 - 9:57pm
February 22, 2015
Goodwill helps 1,534 find new employment in 2014
SIOUX CITY, Iowa — Thanks to the significant job search assistance provided by Goodwill of the Great Plains Connection Centers, 1,534 people found jobs with more than 500 employers within its territory in 2014. “We are ecstatic about the number because the growth rate has increased...
February 22, 2015 - 7:58pm
January 28, 2015
SWIF on the road
WORTHINGTON — Both coffee and conversation freely flowed yesterday morning when Southwest Initiative Foundation (SWIF) staff made Worthington’s...
January 28, 2015 - 8:30pm
January 23, 2015
Southwest Initiative Foundation to host regional road trip Jan. 28
HUTCHINSON — The Southwest Initiative Foundation is hitting the road with new President/CEO Diana Anderson to visit donors, partners and friends throughout southwest Minnesota. Community leaders in the Worthington area are invited to meet Anderson for morning coffee between 7:30...
January 23, 2015 - 9:11pm
January 8, 2015
SWIF approves new CEO
HUTCHINSON — The Southwest Initiative Foundation (SWIF) Board of Directors unanimously voted Tuesday to approve Diana Anderson as the foundation’s new president/CEO. Per SWIF’s succession plan, the board appointed Anderson as interim president/CEO in August 2014, after the...
January 8, 2015 - 7:36pm
November 17, 2014
Arctic Cat names new CEO
THIEF RIVER FALLS — Arctic Cat, a recreational vehicle maker with production plants in Thief River Falls and St. Cloud, named Christopher Metz its president and CEO Friday. Metz, 49, replaces Christopher Twomey, who will remain the company’s board chairman. Metz will join the...
November 17, 2014 - 7:59pm
May 19, 2014
Target’s $16M parting gift
MINNEAPOLIS — Under fire for its lavish executive pay, Target Corp. said it cut CEO Gregg Steinhafel’s pay by 37 percent in 2013 — but still gave him a $15.9 million golden parachute after his “involuntary termination” this month. In a filing Monday with the U.S. Securities...
May 19, 2014 - 8:50pm
May 5, 2014
With CEO gone, Target looks to fix image
MINNEAPOLIS — With CEO Gregg Steinhafel forced out, who can help Target Corp. regain its mojo? The Minneapolis-based discount chain — once famed for cheap, chic and stylish ads — has lately been better known for a massive data breach, 40 million worried customers and a troubled...
May 5, 2014 - 7:23pm
April 30, 2014
Sanford expected to stay at MCMC
SLAYTON — The Murray County Medical Center (MCMC) Hospital board discussed the possibility of ending the hospital’s management agreement with Sanford Health and switching to Avera Medical Clinic during a special strategic meeting Wednesday at the Murray County Government Center. While...
April 30, 2014 - 8:31pm
April 14, 2014
Agreement between MCMC and interim CEO released
SLAYTON — The agreement for services between Murray County Medical Center (MCMC) and its new interim CEO, John Osse, has been released, which details Osse’s specific responsibilities for the hospital as well as the financial compensation agreement. Osse was appointed to the...
April 14, 2014 - 9:21pm
March 26, 2014
MCMC approves interim CEO
SLAYTON — The Murray County Medical Center (MCMC) Hospital Board unanimously passed a motion to approve a contract for a new interim CEO to...
March 26, 2014 - 8:17pm