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Pedestrian killed when struck by semi near U of M
Man faces more charges for throwing pig's foot into Somali food stand
State adds 6K jobs in Sept.; unemployment rate down
Monster floating bog lingers, moves around on northern Minnesota lake
'Biggest fan' changed Jason Zucker's life. Wild winger trying to return the favor.
Top recruit Alex Reigelsperger made haste in picking Gophers
FBI's NCAA probe prompted internal review of Gophers' basketball program
Gophers, with top scorers returning, picked third in Big Ten
A rundown of the seven UND-Minnesota games since their last meeting in Grand forks
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WORLD OF WINE: How to celebrate upcoming Champagne Day
LOST ITALIAN: Butternut Bleu Cheese Sauce a go-to for fall dining
Letter: October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month
Column: Worthington schools are still full; different solution is proposed
John Alison Vihlen
Witzel keeps up with technology at Beltline Automotive
1992: Worthington hosts mayoral conference
Disheveled Theologian: Count it all joy!
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Looking Back: 1992 -- Three retiring from Worthington post office
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Landgaard urges community input on new school
WORTHINGTON — Growing enrollment rates in District 518 have led to the beginning stages of plans to build a new school in Worthington. During the past week, Superintendent John Landgaard met separately with seven different entities within the school district to have an open dialogue...
November 19, 2015 - 8:54pm
November 9, 2015
Volunteers, donations needed for community Thanksgiving
WORTHINGTON — The 2015 Worthington Community Thanksgiving Dinner will be Nov. 26 at First Lutheran Church, 1200 Fourth Ave. Serving is from noon to 1:15 p.m. All area residents are welcome. Turkey dinners will be delivered to people who are unable to leave their homes. Contact...
November 9, 2015 - 8:56pm
November 1, 2015
'Open secret’ of child brides roils Hmong community
ST. PAUL — Child brides forced to have children themselves and live with abuse. First wives suddenly abandoned. Children neglected. Decades...
November 1, 2015 - 8:27pm
October 13, 2015
Worthington man honored for community service
WORTHINGTON — Roger Nelson is a familiar face to many in Worthington. A former member of the Worthington City Council and past president of...
October 13, 2015 - 9:09pm
October 4, 2015
$3 million: SWMHP celebrates grant, seeks community input on allocation of funds Friday
WORTHINGTON — The Southwest Minnesota Housing Partnership (SWMHP) has reason to celebrate and needs the community’s input. The organization recently received a $3 million grant from ArtPlace America to incorporate arts and culture into southwestern Minnesota communities through...
October 4, 2015 - 8:16pm
September 27, 2015
Marching to the beat: Luverne hosts 65th Annual Tri-State Marching Band Festival
LUVERNE — The Tri-State Marching Band Festival is the oldest marching band festival in the United States. If you ask Dave Nelson, he’ll say...
September 27, 2015 - 8:34pm
September 24, 2015
Woman who lost son in war, then depressed husband finds help
WILLMAR — Greg Schmit had carefully mapped out a long list of projects that needed to be done this fall so that he and his wife, Kim, could...
September 24, 2015 - 9:27pm
August 20, 2015
MPCA seeks comments on proposed hog feedlot expansion in Nobles County
MARSHALL — A Nobles County hog producer wants to expand his feedlot in Grand Prairie Township. Curt Schilling proposes to expand his 2,400-head finishing facility by adding a second 2,400-head barn, for a total of 4,800 finishing hogs. As required by state rules, the Minnesota...
August 20, 2015 - 9:56pm
August 2, 2015
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July 8, 2015
Jackson celebrates music, art and community
JACKSON — Rhythm of the River Music Festival is kicking off on Friday with the country music of Lonesome Ron. But country isn’t the only genre that attendees will hear this weekend. One of the festival’s goals is “to expose festival goers to new music … and styles of...
July 8, 2015 - 8:47pm
June 25, 2015
Westbrook celebrates Fun Days with packed schedule
WESTBROOK — Westbrook Fun Days 2015 kicked off Thursday with a community barbecue and a bluegrass concert. Joan Jorgensen, a member of the Westbrook Women’s Club, helped plan some of the weekend activities. “Having all the people around is fun,” Jorgensen said. “The...
June 25, 2015 - 8:43pm
Raising the roof
WILMONT — The 2013 population of Wilmont is listed as 343, and all of them could fit inside the community’s VFW facility at one time. With...
June 25, 2015 - 8:41pm
June 24, 2015
Riverfest overcomes challenges
WINDOM — The Windom Riverfest kicks off today with the Windom Area Hospital Foundation Walking Taco Fundraiser. A change this year is a new venue. Instead of celebrating the festivities by the lake, they will be located around the Courthouse Square and Island Park. This change...
June 24, 2015 - 9:17pm
June 11, 2015
Lessons to be learned
CURRIE — End-O-Line Railroad Park will soon be offering a chance to travel back in time to the turn of the century. One-room schoolhouses...
June 11, 2015 - 8:14pm
This week’s ‘Flower Power’ winner named
WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Area Chamber of Commerce through the Community Improvement Committee is sponsoring a “Flower Power — Yard of the Week.” This week’s recipient is LaVonne Vosberg, 1974 Bay St. Anyone is eligible to nominate a residence or a business as a candidate...
June 11, 2015 - 8:00pm