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Girl dies of apparent drowning in central Minnesota
Is mom being over-medicated in a nursing home?
Measles outbreak at 32, with Somali-Minnesota children hit hard
Four vie to lead Minn. GOP
ALC students excel in writing contest
Wall's 42 points help Wizards finish off Hawks
Speedy Vikings draft pick comes with baggage.
Twins send Royals to eighth straight loss
UPDATE: Vikings select running back, offensive lineman in second, third rounds
High school sports wrapup: WHS golfers shine on cold Friday
Column: NCIC will implement new Achievement and Integration Plan
Phillips: Kindness fills the memory of flood survivor
Column: Let's hope we don't get fooled again
Letter: Urge legislators to boost county program aid
Quam: My promotion coincided with the death of my 16-year-old nephew
Janice M. Paulzine
Delmar "Del" Wayne Uphoff
Gary Dean Schons
Clara Schaap Berger
Column: Worthington has come a long way from poor farms to nursing homes
Blue Mounds State Park to establish ‘friends’ group
A musical ball: Original show debuts in Sioux Falls, S.D. this weekend
Disheveled Theologian: School bus lessons
National Day of Prayer events set in Worthington
out and about
Bridal Shower: Sheyenne Wildfeuer
Hinders 75th anniversary
Bruns 50th anniversary
Hatting 50th anniversary
Data: April 29, 2017
Notice of expiration of redemption
Data: April 28, 2017
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Data: April 27, 2017
April 22, 2017
Small Minnesota town may remove mayor 3 months into his term after controversy, legal troubles surface
KERKHOVEN, Minn. — City Council members in Kerkhoven will decide Monday whether to accept the resignation of controversial Mayor James...
April 22, 2017 - 7:10am
March 17, 2017
Sherman wins special Windom City Council election
WINDOM — Pastor Jayesun Sherman will fill the Windom City Council’s alderman-at-large seat after getting 59 percent of the votes in Tuesday’s special election. Sherman won with 134 votes while former city council member Brian Cooley received 92 votes. Sherman will fill the...
March 17, 2017 - 11:04pm
January 12, 2017
Two candidates running for one Windom City Council seat
WINDOM — Windom residents will make a decision between two candidates to fill a vacant Windom city council at-large seat in a special March...
January 12, 2017 - 9:28pm
December 5, 2016
St. Paul City Council urges more Syrian refugees in city and state
ST. PAUL -- The St. Paul City Council is poised to make an unusual and largely symbolic request this week to accept more refugees from Syria. The civil war that began five years ago has created a humanitarian crisis and displaced millions of Syrians at a time when refugee populations...
December 5, 2016 - 9:19pm
August 1, 2016
Filing open for city, school seats
WORTHINGTON -- Do you have a desire to help lead your city into the future or guide your community’s school board through change? Now is your chance to make a difference. Today marks the first day of Minnesota’s late filing period, meant for cities and school districts that don’t...
August 1, 2016 - 9:27pm
December 28, 2015
City OKs rate increase for hangar leases at airport
WORTHINGTON — In an abbreviated meeting Monday night, the Worthington City Council approved a 5 percent increase in lease rates for hangar space at the city’s municipal airport, effective Jan. 1. The increase is the first since 2012, according to Todd Wietzema, Worthington’s...
December 28, 2015 - 10:04pm
October 23, 2015
Work session on mall site is Monday
WORTHINGTON — It’s hard to miss the less-than-attractive sight of the former Northland Mall property while driving along Oxford Street. Promenade on Oxford, a redevelopment proposal that combines the addition of both new retailers and much-needed rental housing, has the potential...
October 23, 2015 - 9:54pm
October 16, 2015
Letter: Church offers response to city council story
By Al Bruggeman, Clerk; Ron Drent, Dean of Elders; and Michael Wesselink, Chair of Deacons American Reformed Church, Worthington Robin Baumgarn’s article, “Thanks, but no thanks: Worthington council says no to park offer,” printed in the Oct. 13 Daily Globe, needs some clarification. Councilman...
October 16, 2015 - 9:42pm
May 15, 2015
City council OK's loan for redevelopment at mall site
WORTHINGTON — In a special meeting Friday morning, the Worthington City Council voted to approve an interim loan not to exceed $1.2 million to 7 & 41 LLC — the real estate arm of PBK Investments — for redevelopment at the Northland Mall site. The loan will allow the company...
May 15, 2015 - 9:53pm
January 21, 2015
Council talks infrastructure
WORTHINGTON — A plan proposed by the Worthington Regional Economic Development Corp. (WREDC) was presented Wednesday morning during a special city council meeting. WREDC Director Abraham Algadi was in attendance and shared the proposal, which urged the council to take necessary...
January 21, 2015 - 8:41pm
November 5, 2014
Janssen, Harmon picked to join city council
WORTHINGTON — After eight years on the Worthington City Council representing Ward 1, Ron Wood is out and political newcomer Larry Janssen is in. With all five precincts reporting by 10:15 p.m. Tuesday, Janssen garnered 655 votes (59.82 percent) to Wood’s 433 votes (39.54 percent)....
November 5, 2014 - 1:56am
November 4, 2014
Harmon takes ward two race
WORTHINGTON -- Worthington's ward two has elected Mike Harmon as it's new city council member. The open seat had four contestants seeking a first term on the city council. Harmon narrowed out Chad Cummings by 57 votes. Results are as follows: Michael Harmon 801 votes 42.70% Chad...
November 4, 2014 - 11:30pm
Janssen wins ward one
WORTHINGTON -- As of 10 p.m., the city of Worthington has a new council member in Ward One. Larry Janssen has defeated incumbent Ronald Wood by a margin of just over 200 votes. Janssen takes the seat with 59.82% or 655 votes to Wood's 39.54% or 433 votes.
November 4, 2014 - 10:23pm
October 28, 2014
Five face off for Slayton City Council seat
Editor’s note: The following are written responses to questions posed to the candidates; they are published in the form they are received and not edited. Candidates Danial Jensen and Jason Kirchner did not submit their questionnaire for publication. Mark Boerboom Office...
October 28, 2014 - 7:27pm
October 27, 2014
Advertisements for KMart demolition approved
WORTHINGTON — The long-awaited Kmart demolition took another step forward during Monday night’s Worthington City Council meeting. Council...
October 27, 2014 - 10:23pm