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Chillin' at Winterfest
Holiday music at Prairie in full swing
Chamber Singers to ring “The Bells of Christmas” at 2 p.m. Sunday
Time is of the essence
Luverne hockey tops Orono, S-O wrestlers take Okoboji Invite
Boys hockey: LSHSPTCUC score one for each letter in win over Trojans
Minnesota West basketball: Men pick up first win, women keep rolling
WHS basketball: Girls, boys sweep Windom Area on road
Boys basketball: MLA rallies
Column: Stepping out in faith
Column: After a mere 25 years, the triumph of the West is over
Column: The election really was rigged
Column: The post-truth era of politics
Column: Enrichment opportunities abound in 2017
Geneva J. Strolz
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
Disheveled Thelogian: A feast, a robbery and a reason to give thanks
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March 31, 2016
Edgerton store to close doors after 82 years of business
EDGERTON — Fred Huisken will finally get a break after working his whole life at the Huisken Market & Department Store in Edgerton. “Not...
March 31, 2016 - 8:23pm
December 22, 2015
Local businesses close for holidays
WORTHINGTON — Many local businesses will close early on Thursday for Christmas Eve, and most will be closed on Christmas Day. Worthington city offices and Nobles County offices will be open from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Christmas Eve and will be closed on Christmas Day. The Worthington...
December 22, 2015 - 9:35pm
November 30, 2015
WORTHINGTON — At 7:30 a.m. Monday, The Weather Channel’s Mike Seidel stood on a downtown Worthington street corner, broadcasting live about...
November 30, 2015 - 8:15pm
April 9, 2015
Windom’s Stag Clothiers to close, Classy and Sassy to open
For more than 20 years, The Stag Clothiers has been providing quality clothing to the community of Windom. Stan Wendland, the store’s owner,...
April 9, 2015 - 8:50pm
December 25, 2014
WORTHINGTON — Though Ron Wood has served Worthington for eight years as a city councilman, he has been involved in the community for a much...
December 25, 2014 - 8:09pm
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...
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 --...
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