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Worthington Middle School Festival of Music event is Monday evening
Heron Lake-Okabena students gather 'Coins for Kids'
Doubt remains in Daubt; Democrats have concerns about new House speaker
Windom schools say no to winter weather
Education, research and new treatments assisting people with diabetes
Prep boys hockey: Luverne skates away from Worthington
Prep boys basketball: Antes sinks nine threes as Windom Area survives JCC
Prep gymnastics: Worthington soars to 140.175
Prep girls basketball: Jackson County Central tops Windom, SWC beats Canby
Prep wrestling: Four from Worthington get into Riot semifinals
Column: Substitute teachers a key component of District 518
Column: Elizabeth Warren, godmother of sorts
Column: Worthington Christian School offering program tonight on 'The Trees of Christmas'
Letter: Letter on Christmas wasn't meant to be negative
Column: Energy industry -- CO2 is good for us
Anita Rose (Ling) Siegmann
Florence "Kip" Gee
Cyril F. Gengler
Teresa Marie Stofferan
Season's jottings: Newsroom staffers share Christmas memories
Column: If Worthington builds it, they sure would come
The pageantry of it all
Looking Back: 1964 - Armour helps Worthington hit employment high
HO, HO, HO: Koster has jolly time standing in for Santa
Out and About
Probst 80th birthday
Schubert 90th birthday
Amundson 100th birthday
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August 27, 2014
Worthington Travel Information Center closing after Labor Day
MANKATO — Travelers are advised that the Worthington Travel Information Center on Minnesota 60 will be closed from Tuesday until late November as crews make accessibility improvements to the facility. The closure will allow the Minnesota Department of Transportation to bring the...
August 27, 2014 - 8:25pm
July 7, 2014
Peebles moving out
WORTHINGTON — Peebles has joined the list of stores exiting the Northland Mall. The Worthington mall’s last remaining department store was plastered with “store closing” and “clearance sale” signs over the weekend, and many shoppers were on hand to score some last-minute...
July 7, 2014 - 8:57pm
May 28, 2014
Kruse reflects on long JCPenney career
WORTHINGTON — When JCPenney closed its doors in Worthington a few weeks ago, Terese Kruse closed the door on more than 30 years of her life. “I had no relief when I heard the store was closing, just sadness,” said Kruse. “We were all shocked when it was announced. Our store...
May 28, 2014 - 7:32pm
WORTHINGTON -- The Christopher & Banks women's clothing store in the Northland Mall has been cleared out, and the store shelves at the Old Home...
May 28, 2013 - 10:48pm
February 6, 2013
End of an era for RL-B
ROUND LAKE -- After years of declining enrollment and subsequent financial difficulties, the Round Lake-Brewster School District has begun the consolidation process and is in the preliminary planning stages of closing the Round Lake high school and establishing secondary tuition agreements...
February 6, 2013 - 9:16pm
June 25, 2012
Farley's & Sathers to close
ROUND LAKE -- Employees of the Farley's & Sathers Round Lake facility learned in a morning meeting Monday that the company founded in Round Lake...
June 25, 2012 - 9:49pm
March 29, 2012
UPB closing Round Lake branch
MANKATO -- United Prairie Bank has announced plans to close their Round Lake branch. United Prairie Bank has served Round Lake for many years, and while the company is strong, leadership at the bank has decided it is not in the company's best interest to continue a physical presence...
March 29, 2012 - 9:42pm
USPS considers closing Harris post office
HARRIS, Iowa -- Two employees of the U.S. Postal Service faced a hostile crowd in Harris Thursday during a discussion about closing the town's...
April 29, 2011 - 11:00am
April 21, 2011
Magnolia steakhouse closes its doors
LUVERNE -- An icon in southwest Minnesota for 73 years closed its doors without warning and left employees -- many with decades of service -- without jobs on Wednesday. Roughly 24 hours later, they were still in a state of shock, wondering what prompted owner Tim Rohrbach to post...
April 21, 2011 - 8:09pm
May 18, 2010
Claire's, Vanity close this month
WORTHINGTON -- Two stores in the increasingly vacant Northland Mall will close this month, leaving 12 people out of work and shoppers without a local Claire's or Vanity store. Claire's will close Friday, but there is no official reason known. Several inquiries made at the Claire's...
May 18, 2010 - 9:06pm
April 21, 2010
Update: WALA likely to close in June
WORTHINGTON -- The Worthington Area Language Academy is fighting its sponsor's decision to discontinue support for the school. Volunteers of...
April 21, 2010 - 8:22pm
January 27, 2010
Stranded kids sleep on mats during blizzard
WESTBROOK-- An impromptu slumber party at Westbrook-Walnut Grove schools ended well, with all students being delivered home safely Tuesday morning, reported a slightly sleepy Bill Richards, principal at Westbrook-Walnut Grove High School.
January 27, 2010 - 12:00am
November 30, 2009
Textile Treasures to close at end of this year
WORTHINGTON -- After 20 years in business, Roxanne Hayenga's feelings about closing Textile Treasures are bittersweet. She's excited to take...
November 30, 2009 - 12:00am
October 8, 2008
Larkin Township closes unsafe bridge
ADRIAN -- Nobles County Commissioners learned on Tuesday that a bridge over Kanaranzi Creek in Larkin Township, northeast of Adrian, will be closed due to concerns about potential failure. The bridge likely won't be replaced until next August, at the earliest. Stephen Schnieder,...
October 8, 2008 - 12:00am