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Mixing it up
N.D. officials say EPA’s proposed Waters of the U.S. rule is ‘unworkable’
DFL, GOP trade jabs over late-campaign mailings
WHS hosts Big South Choral Festival Monday
Benefit Monday for family that lost home in fire
Section 3AA volleyball: Year of the Tiger - again
Iowa volleyball playoffs: Sheldon's season comes to an end
Section 3A volleyball: Tracy-Milroy-Balaton out-battles Heron Lake-Okabena
Section 2A volleyball: Young Windom Area falls to Martin County West
Prep football: Section title showdowns set for Friday
Editorial: Vote Hamilton, Schomacker
Column: Two canine heroes at the Secret Service
Column: Two canine heroes at the Secret Service
Letter: Hamilton gets thanks for Okabena Legion efforts
Letter: GOP must take control of U.S. Senate
Daniel D. Rohwer
Anna May Hector
Gloria M. Wissink
Bernadine "Betty" Gieser
Religion briefs: Oct. 23
Looking Back: 1964 - Worthington mayor proclaimed 'Valiant Knight'
Column: 10th Street is still busy, though its shine is not as bright
Fired up: Dane Breimhorst goes from eating flames to brewing gluten-free beer
Looking Back: 1964 - New technology at Nobles County Library
Out and About
Yeske 90th birthday
Nusser 90th birthday
Bruns 102nd birthday
Munns 65th anniversary
Minnesota Department of Education Budget Chart
Data: Oct. 30, 2014
Important information for WOW! Cable Customers
Data: Oct. 29, 2014
Data: Oct. 28, 2014
June 17, 2014
Nobles County approves tobacco ordinance
WORTHINGTON — In a rare afternoon meeting, the Nobles County Board of Commissioners approved a new tobacco ordinance Tuesday that works to snuff out tobacco-related products targeted to today’s youths. The county has not had a tobacco ordinance in place since the dissolution...
June 17, 2014 - 9:43pm
June 11, 2014
WORTHINGTON — After months of preparation and anticipation, the Windsurfing Regatta and Unvarnished Music Festival finally set sail Wednesday. Festival-goers can start eating the carnival-type foods many of them have come to love, not to mention enjoy a variety of music, multiple...
June 11, 2014 - 8:40pm
Drummer returns for Regatta
WORTHINGTON — His deeply tanned skin evident of a lifetime spent in the Florida sun, drummer Steve Turner returned Wednesday to the small Minnesota beachside he first visited seven years ago. Turner rolled up to the Regatta in his nondescript white van, which was packed to the max...
June 11, 2014 - 8:31pm
June 8, 2014
Perkins celebrates new renovations
WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Perkins Restaurant and Bakery, 1445 Darling Drive, began spring with a bright new look that earned them a recent Progress Award from the local chamber of commerce. The quick, three-day renovations took place in March. Some of the major updates to...
June 8, 2014 - 7:49pm
May 29, 2014
City band’s weekly concerts begin Wednesday
WORTHINGTON A lively bunch of multi-generational area musicians is eagerly anticipating the 121st season of the “Amazing” Worthington City Band, with the first concert of the summer scheduled for 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at Chautauqua Park. “Our city band is about people working...
May 29, 2014 - 7:54pm
May 22, 2014
Area communities mark Memorial Day
WORTHINGTON — In observance of Memorial Day, American Legion Post 5 and Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 3958 Honor Guard will conduct services Monday at the following locations: 8:30 a.m., Memorial Gardens; 9 a.m., St. Mary’s Cemetery; 9:30 a.m. Worthington Cemetery; 10 a.m., Freedom...
May 22, 2014 - 8:06pm
May 9, 2014
Blooms or bust
WORTHINGTON — Local garden centers are bursting with brightly-hued flowers and plants to entice both the avid and casual gardener. But the ban on watering currently being enforced in Worthington requires people to be strategic in both what they plant and how they take care of those...
May 9, 2014 - 9:14pm
May 8, 2014
Seniors gather for annual Spring Fling event
May 8, 2014 - 7:48pm
Riverfest is revamped
WINDOM — Riverfest is back and better than ever, running June 13-15 with a weekend jam-packed full of brand new musical acts, art shows and events in addition to some of the Riverfest classics. Three years ago, the former Riverfest committee asked the public to help organize...
May 8, 2014 - 7:47pm
Bob and Steve’s doing its part in water conservation
WORTHINGTON — With a worsening water situation, local business Bob and Steve’s Shell is doing what it can to help. With well levels nearly 12 feet below the 16-year average, cutting back on water usage in the car wash was the right thing to do, according to General Manager...
May 8, 2014 - 7:44pm
April 29, 2014
Jerstad to speak at community prayer breakfast
WORTHINGTON — Looking for an inspiring and uplifting event to brighten your spirits through this dreary weather? All are encouraged to attend the 21st annual community prayer breakfast, sponsored by the local Early Risers Kiwanis Club and scheduled for Saturday at the American...
April 29, 2014 - 8:46pm
April 21, 2014
District 518 receives Safe Routes to School grant
WORTHINGTON — The Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT) announced last week the recipients of $4.8 million in federal grants for Safe Routes to School (SRTS). The grants will support SRTS at 138 schools in 50 communities — Worthington being one of them. “These projects...
April 21, 2014 - 8:45pm
April 3, 2014
Regional transit system updates routes
WORTHINGTON — It wasn’t the best winter to launch a four-county public transportation pilot program, but recent changes to the Buffalo Ridge Regional Transit (BRRT) system are hoped to increase interest in ridership. BRRT buses hit the road in December in Nobles, Rock, Murray...
April 3, 2014 - 9:15pm
March 31, 2014
‘Spring Loaded’ event scheduled for Saturday in Luverne
LUVERNE — The Luverne Area Chamber of Commerce is shaking things up with its annual Spring Home, Health and Living Show, opting for a new format and a new name — Spring Loaded. Jane Wildung-Lanphere, executive director of the chamber, said the Saturday event will include seminars...
March 31, 2014 - 8:46pm
March 27, 2014
For Muslim leader Lori Saroya, the challenges are opportunities
ST. PAUL — At the Capitol Thursday, Lori Saroya used an example from her own life to tell a group of Muslim and Jewish high school students about the impact profiling can have on a person’s life. “I was flying to Washington, D.C., and there were four S’s on my boarding...
March 27, 2014 - 8:47pm