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ALC adds a new social worker position
Shapiro & Smith Dance Company to host workshops, perform in Worthington
LSS celebration’s nutrition program’s 10th anniversary in Worthington
Winterfest medallion found
College basketball: Bluejays win in small, tight gym
College basketball: Lady Jays win without Noid
For Jaxon Nelson, different is good
Prep roundup: Pipestone Area wins Big South Conference wrestling tournament; Three Trojans seniors place first
Gymnastics: Trojans score over 141, top Blue Earth Area
Column: Academia may now be beyond satire
Column: Heavyweight match -- Lewis vs. Trump
Letter: Minimum wage can’t remain at current level
Health care bill offers ‘real solutions’
Letter: Weber’s ‘bait and switch’ on health care
Shirley A. Thoreson
Leonard F. Hieronimus
Patricia Ann Nelson
Janet Lucille Belz
Disheveled Theologian: The poetry of grace
Looking Back: 2007 -- Hoffman, Hagen earn special Chamber honors
Herb chicken and mushrooms easy, elegant dinner favorite
A fast-food salad you’ll want to make at home
Column: Nose for news and all other noses once were pressed into these
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Five generations: Ebeling family
Wachter 95th birthday
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2017 Minnesota City Summary Budget Statement
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December 22, 2015
Minnesota population up slightly, but changes coming
ST. PAUL — Minnesota’s population continued a slight uptick in the past year, but thousands continue to leave for other states and the day when senior citizens outnumber students draws close. Immigrants from other countries helped fuel the increase. Minnesota grew somewhat slower...
December 22, 2015 - 9:36pm
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 16, 2015
Permits, variance granted for rural business expansions
WORTHINGTON — Two requests for conditional use permits appeared before Nobles County Planning Commission members Wednesday night, including one for the operation of a gravel pit with a concrete and asphalt recycling site in Dewald Township and another for a swine expansion project...
April 16, 2015 - 8:08pm
March 29, 2015
General Mills changes with consumers’ tastes
GOLDEN VALLEY — General Mills is a large company with a big problem. It’s a food-processing powerhouse at a time when more and more consumers are shunning processed food in favor of fresh and local. It’s a flour-milling legend whose cake mixes and crescent rolls dominated...
March 29, 2015 - 8:04pm
February 17, 2015
School board approves EL program changes
WORTHINGTON — It was business as usual for the District 518 school board at Tuesday’s regular meeting as the board met to discuss budget items, capital projects and state required plans. Among the primary items of business, the board — in compliance with state requirements...
February 17, 2015 - 8:42pm
February 10, 2015
Minnesota teacher licensing changes debated
ST. PAUL — Lawmakers began debating Tuesday proposed changes to how teachers are licensed and what administrators can consider when they staff classrooms. State Rep. Jenifer Loon, R-Eden Prairie, is the chief sponsor of legislation she says will make it easier for qualified teachers...
February 10, 2015 - 9:10pm
November 20, 2014
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama imposed the most sweeping immigration reform in a generation Thursday, easing the threat of deportation...
November 20, 2014 - 8:51pm
November 10, 2014
Council discusses priorities for 2015
WORTHINGTON — The Lewis & Clark Regional Water System bonding request, housing and the completion of Minnesota 60 to St. James are all on the list of 2015 legislative priorities that the city of Worthington, Nobles County, District 518 and the Worthington Area Chamber of Commerce...
November 10, 2014 - 9:31pm
May 7, 2014
Rotert named health care foundation’s executive director
WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Regional Health Care Foundation has a new executive director, and it’s someone already familiar with both Worthington...
May 7, 2014 - 9:31pm
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
March 16, 2014
Snow has left the building
SLAYTON — Medical staff members of the Murray County Medical Center (MCMC) have been leaving one by one over the past few months. The latest is Meldon Snow, the facility’s CEO, who formally resigned Friday from his position. According to a press release issued by Davis Communications,...
March 16, 2014 - 9:13pm
March 13, 2014
First case of porcine epidemic virus prompts changes for pork producers
FARGO — Now that North Dakota has its first case of the Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea virus, pork producers, exhibitors and pig transporters are making some changes. The state Board of Animal Health, part of the North Dakota Department of Agriculture, decided last week that pigs being...
March 13, 2014 - 9:06pm
March 9, 2014
Hope (for spring) springs eternal
WORTHINGTON — It’s no secret that people in the Upper Midwest are fed up with winter. It seems to have been an unusually long, cold and...
March 9, 2014 - 8:32pm
October 2, 2012
Intersection's crash history to lead to more safety changes
WORTHINGTON -- Nobles County commissioners granted authorization Tuesday for its public works department to pursue additional measures to improve...
October 2, 2012 - 9:13pm