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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
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Vortherms 90th birthday
Carter 65th anniversary
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November 25, 2013
City council approves licenses for new restaurant
WORTHINGTON — A new restaurant received its on sale beer, wine and liquor licenses from the city council during its regular meeting Monday night. The Venetian Steakhouse, located at 1635 Oxford Street —at the former Godfather’s Pizza location in the Northland Mall — received...
November 25, 2013 - 11:39pm
November 12, 2013
Council approves boat lift storage in Slater Park
WORTHINGTON — In a close vote Tuesday night, the Worthington City Council approved boat lifts to be placed in Slater Park. The motion passed on a 3-2 vote to allow Mark Thier to store lifts in the park after lengthy discussion. In a previous meeting, Thier was approved to...
November 12, 2013 - 11:53pm
October 30, 2013
City council sets levy increase goal of 0.9%
WORTHINGTON — The city’s levy may be lower than the pre-certified number. During initial budget meetings, the Worthington city council approved a not-to-exceed levy of 1.3 percent. However, during a special meeting Wednesday, the council set a goal of a .9 percent increase. The...
October 30, 2013 - 11:34pm
October 28, 2013
Council meeting decides budget items
WORTHINGTON — More budget decisions were made Monday morning during a special city council meeting, though the meeting was continued until Wednesday morning in order to resolve remaining issues. Among items left to discuss Wednesday include transfers from the liquor store to...
October 28, 2013 - 11:20pm
Council approves Event Center rate increase
WORTHINGTON — It will be a little more expensive to reserve the Worthington Event Center on a weekend. During its regular meeting Monday...
October 28, 2013 - 11:09pm
October 14, 2013
City council approves Prairie View management
WORTHINGTON — Dakota Golf Management was approved to continue to manage Prairie View Golf Links by the Worthington city council during Monday night’s regular meeting. With Mayor Alan Oberloh and council member Scott Nelson both absent, Dakota Golf was approved for a two-year...
October 14, 2013 - 11:06pm
September 9, 2013
City council discusses pension, levy
WORTHINGTON -- During its regular meeting Monday night, the Worthington City Council discussed firefighter pensions and precertified the levy for the 2014 budget. The council approved a 1.3 percent increase in the levy. That number may be lowered, but is an amount not to exceed before...
September 9, 2013 - 11:34pm
August 12, 2013
Former Kmart building declared hazardous building
WORTHINGTON -- The former Kmart building was declared a hazardous building by the city council during its regular meeting Monday night. A letter was sent to the owner of the Northland Mall property outlining the violation of various codes and regulations and ordered the building to...
August 12, 2013 - 11:57pm
July 22, 2013
City council approves memorial auditorium sign
WORTHINGTON -- At the regular Monday meeting, the city council approved the authorization to use trust funds to purchase and install a stone sign at the Memorial Auditorium. "At the May 2013 meeting, the Memorial Auditorium Advisory Board of Directors voted unanimously to approve...
July 22, 2013 - 11:59pm
July 8, 2013
City council awards bid for stump grinding
WORTHINGTON -- The city council awarded a bid for stump grinding during its regular meeting Monday night. There were multiple bids received, and the bids were opened earlier Monday afternoon. Prairie Landscaping of Worthington was awarded the bid for $41,034. "We opened the bids...
July 8, 2013 - 11:55pm
June 24, 2013
City Council approves athletic facilities master plan
WORTHINGTON -- The Worthington City Council unanimously approved Monday the Athletic Facilities Master Plan and Needs Assessment developed by consultant Hoisington Koegler Group Inc. The plan outlines improvements to Worthington's current athletic facilities and was created through...
June 24, 2013 - 11:35pm
June 12, 2013
City awards $722,000 road work contract
WORTHINGTON - The city awarded the contract for improvements to 10th Street and 1st Avenue Southwest during Wednesday night's regular city council meeting. The project had only one bid, according to city engineer Dwayne Haffield. "The bid is very close to the engineer's estimate,"...
June 12, 2013 - 11:45pm
May 28, 2013
City-wide cleanup date set by council
WORTHINGTON -- The date for the anticipated city-wide cleanup was set during Tuesday night's regular city council meeting. The pick-up will be the week of June 17-21. Residents can begin placing items on the curb June 10. "We have been getting umpteen calls," Director of Public...
May 28, 2013 - 11:03pm
May 13, 2013
Council questions tree trimming
WORTHINGTON -- In a discussion with Ceres Environmental and True North during Monday night's meeting, the city council questioned the tree-trimming...
May 13, 2013 - 4:21pm
April 30, 2013
City council awards another storm cleanup bid
WORTHINGTON -- The Worthington City Council awarded a debris monitor bid to True North Emergency Management during an emergency meeting Tuesday night. The cost estimate depended on the amount of work that needs to be completed. If the work takes six weeks, the projection is the...
April 30, 2013 - 11:38pm