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Family Art Night scheduled during parent-teacher conferences week
Remembering Pearl Harbor: WWII veteran on Oahu when Japanese launched sneak attack
Seminar aims to create smooth transition for retiring business owners
Menjivar-Melendez set for contested omnibus hearing
Area girls basketball roundup: Adrian beats Luverne after slow start
Prep wrestling: Trojans fall in tight battle with W/RRC
Area boys basketball roundup: Huskies win high-scoring season opener
Boys hockey: Trojans refuse to quit in loss to Redwood Valley
Boys basketball: Trojans show teamwork, depth in victory over Luverne
Letter: Pioneer Village
Letter: Local government entities should live within their means
Column: 21st Century Cures Act a remedy for all Americans
Letter: There's a third group of Americans, too
Letter: Thanks to organizers of community Thanksgiving
Gerald L. Smith
Looking Back: 1991 -- Wind chills up to 50-below close schools
Homemade granola easier, more affordable than you think
PieLogNog: A holiday mashup of chocolate, salted caramel, eggnog and pecan pie
Change maker: Kevin Donovan pushes Worthington, and himself, to succeed
Our region was major supplier of early engines for Humvees
out and about
Vortherms 90th birthday
Carter 65th anniversary
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Chamber of commerce
October 11, 2016
Entries sought for holiday parade
WORTHINGTON – Worthington’s annual holiday parade is set for 6:30 p.m. Nov. 18 during Holiday Open House Weekend in downtown Worthington. Businesses and local residents are encouraged to be a part of the parade. Stores will be open late, and there will be horse-drawn carriage...
October 11, 2016 - 8:51pm
October 9, 2016
Shop ‘til you drop: Sassy Saturday coming this weekend
WORTHINGTON -- Pull out your comfy shoes and prepare to hit the stores,. The fifth annual Sassy Saturday event is set for this Saturday at...
October 9, 2016 - 9:52pm
October 7, 2016
Chamber, Radio Works hosting Scarecrow contest
WORTHINGTON -- Radio Works, along with The Worthington Area Chamber of Commerce Retail Committee, is hosting its seventh annual Scarecrow Contest. All businesses that wish to enter the contest must have their scarecrows on display by Oct. 21. A community voting panel will judge...
October 7, 2016 - 9:19pm
March 18, 2016
Worthington Area Chamber introducing new award
WORTHINGTON — Worthington Area Chamber of Commerce members are looking for nominations for the organization’s first-ever Inspirational Woman...
March 18, 2016 - 10:00pm
January 30, 2016
Shepherd, 'Reading Grandmas' earn Chamber honors
WORTHINGTON — A group of Worthington grandmothers were presented with the Friends of Education Award Friday night during the Worthington Area...
January 30, 2016 - 10:39am
December 3, 2015
Column: A private-sector Rx for Minnesota's workforce woes
By PATRICiA JESPERSON, Minnesota Chamber of Commerce ST. PAUL — Our state’s workforce shortage — anticipated for years based on demographics and now accelerating due to our stronger economy— has arrived in every community and in every industry. Employers of all sizes and types...
December 3, 2015 - 9:52am
Community Improvement Committee hopes to spark interest in holiday light decorating
WORTHINGTON — It was easy years ago to see the Christmas spirit when driving around Worthington, but the decorating trend has faded recently....
November 3, 2015 - 10:05pm
April 19, 2015
Nobles County offers many ways to recycle
WORTHINGTON — With Earth Day — April 22 — just two days away, Worthington community leaders are reminding city and area residents about...
April 19, 2015 - 7:57pm
April 6, 2015
43rd annual Salute to Women Event planned
The Worthington Area Chamber of Commerce is excited to present its 43rd annual Salute to Women event. The Chamber’s Public Relations Committee, which is planning the event, is trying something new by bringing in Wine and Canvas, a Sioux Falls, S.D., business. Karla Talsma, the...
April 6, 2015 - 9:39pm
April 1, 2015
Farmers Market meeting set
WORTHINGTON — Anyone interested in selling local goods at the Worthington Farmers Market is invited to attend a planning meeting at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Worthington Area Chamber of Commerce. The Farmers Market runs from 4 to 7 p.m. each Tuesday during the growing season in...
April 1, 2015 - 9:05pm
February 11, 2015
Join the fun at the February Follies
SIBLEY, Iowa — While many people will spend Saturday celebrating Valentine’s Day with their beloved, Sibley’s Chamber of Commerce is offering an alternative appropriate for the entire family. The February Follies have returned with a jam-packed schedule of events to entertain...
February 11, 2015 - 8:55pm
January 15, 2015
Chamber of Commerce’s annual meeting approaching
WORTHINGTON — A growing rural community of nearly 13,000 needs a healthy combination of economic development, strategic planning and community engagement to sustain its success and prepare for the future. Part of this local collection of support services is an organization that...
January 15, 2015 - 8:14pm
January 14, 2015
Winterfest seeks royalty applicants
WORTHINGTON — Applicants for Worthington Winterfest Snow Queen and Snow Princess are being sought. The Winterfest Snow Queen and Snow Princess will be ambassadors for Worthington at various community events throughout the year. Applicants must love winter, and for Snow Queen must...
January 14, 2015 - 8:12am
January 6, 2015
Park’s annual meeting is Jan. 20
WORTHINGTON — The Freedom Veterans Memorial Park Board of Directors will host its 2014 Freedom Veterans Memorial Park Annual Meeting at 5:30 p.m. Jan. 20 at the Worthington Area Chamber of Commerce. All members of Freedom Veterans Memorial Park Inc. are urged to attend. Membership,...
January 6, 2015 - 8:49pm
December 15, 2014
Legislative breakfast event Wednesday
WORTHINGTON — The Governmental Affairs Committee of the Worthington Area Chamber of Commerce will host a legislative breakfast event Wednesday. The event will begin at 7 a.m. at the Hickory Lodge, 2015 N. Humiston Ave. Invited to attend are District 22 Sen. Bill Weber, District...
December 15, 2014 - 2:41pm