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SWMHP gets grant for local energy project
Arts council awards project grants
A friend of the FFA
Mille Lacs stands to be a focus of Minn. legislative session, lawmaker says
Lawmakers to attend sexual harassment training: Committee seats at stake, Daudt says
Section 3A gymnastics: Worthington qualifies for fourth straight state tournament
Boys hockey: La Crescent edges Windom Area
College basketball: Minnesota West drops a pair to AR
Section 3AA wrestling: Trojans bow out in semifinals
Section 3A wrestling: T-M-B/W-WG earns trip to state
Letter: Story on Brewster boulder triggers memories
Letter: Exchange student experiences first Thanksgiving, Christmas in Worthington
Column: Worthington schools committed to 'Child Find'
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Capitol Chatter: Are Otto win, Nolan retirement linked?
Mary "Betty" Anderson
Bonnie Kay Liebl
Rubber plants follow natural tree-like tendency
Disheveled Theologian: Of mince and (paper) men
Still visit those who no longer recognize you
Heritage houseplants: Readers share stories of long-living plants
Kind kids help hurting teacher
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Huisman 60th anniversary
Boltjes 50th anniversary
Heeringa 70th anniversary
Koehne 60th anniversary
Birth: Elizabeth Ruth Standafer
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
City of Worthington planning commission notice of public hearing
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May 8, 2016
New Minnkota headquarters in Grand Forks project progressing
GRAND FORKS, N.D. — A flurry of construction activity in southwest Grand Forks has transformed a vacant parcel of land into the outline of Minnkota Power Cooperative’s future headquarters.
May 8, 2016 - 7:34pm
January 25, 2016
Smith Trucking plans relocation: Company identifies 30-acre parcel in industrial park
WORTHINGTON — A 30-acre parcel north of Interstate 90 and west of Nobles County Ditch 12 on Worthington’s north side may soon be home to Smith Trucking. The Worthington-based company received acceptance from the Worthington City Council Monday night to enter into a memorandum...
January 25, 2016 - 10:40pm
June 3, 2015
SolarBee water circulator under consideration
WORTHINGTON — After meeting with a representative from SolarBee a week ago, the Okabena-Ocheda Watershed District isn’t any closer to making...
June 3, 2015 - 8:55pm
April 7, 2015
Small business, big goals
EDGERTON — Edgerton is home to many local and successful businesses, and one such small business is slowly being recognized not only around...
April 7, 2015 - 9:31pm
Medical marijuana makers sought
ST. PAUL — Minnesota officials on Friday began seeking two companies to grow marijuana and produce medicine from the plant. Anyone wanting to make the medicine must notify the state Health Department by Sept. 19 and file the application by Oct. 3. State officials plan to announce...
September 7, 2014 - 8:43pm
October 14, 2012
Cooperative Energy Company returns over $2 million in dividends
SIBLEY, Iowa -- Cooperative Energy Company has exhibited what many consider exceptional operational growth over the past seven years that has rewarded Cooperative Energy Company patrons, residing in five counties in northwest Iowa and three counties in southwest Minnesota, with many...
October 14, 2012 - 8:52pm
August 23, 2012
Construction company hosts groundbreaking
WORTHINGTON -- Consolidated Construction Co. Inc., in conjunction with the city of Worthington, will host a groundbreaking of the new Worthington Event Center and Comfort Suites Hotel on Monday. A 30-minute ceremony will begin at 3 p.m. at 1477 Prairie Drive, Worthington. In the...
August 23, 2012 - 9:44pm
August 16, 2012
New bus company manager: I'll address any concerns
WORTHINGTON -- Jeff Knuston sees himself as a problem-solver, and that's probably a good thing given the proximity of the first day of school. Knutson, the new terminal manager for American Student Transportation, which buses District 518 pupils, said he's heard no shortage of concerns...
August 16, 2012 - 10:08pm
August 5, 2012
Exploring the new Frontier
WORTHINGTON -- People looking to add a phone line, check out Internet service rates, drop off a payment or ask a question about their phone...
August 5, 2012 - 9:03pm
April 16, 2012
Gevo works to change law
LUVERNE -- The world's first isobutanol plant is anticipated to go online in late June in Luverne, but unless the state legislature takes action...
April 16, 2012 - 8:34pm
July 22, 2010
Sondheim's 'Company' comes to Okoboji stage
OKOBOJI, Iowa -- Samuel Johnson, 18th century essayist, poet and moralist, once wrote: "Marriage has many pains, but celibacy has no pleasures." "Company," winner of the 1970 Tony Award for Best Broadway Musical and currently playing at Okoboji Theatre, makes a similar observation. Robert,...
July 22, 2010 - 12:00am
June 6, 2010
Brown's Shoe Fit Co. changes hands
WORTHINGTON -- It has been little more than a week since Ryan Robinson became the owner/manager of downtown Worthington's Brown Shoe Fit Co.,...
June 6, 2010 - 9:09pm
January 26, 2010
New trial request denied in download suit
DULUTH -- A federal judge has denied Jammie Thomas-Rasset's request for a new trial after a jury found that she downloaded and shared 24 copyrighted songs on a file-sharing network, but the court substantially reduced the $1.92 million jurors awarded the record companies to $54,000....
January 26, 2010 - 12:00am
January 7, 2010
Mortgage mediation bill resurfaces
January 7, 2010 - 12:00am
December 3, 2009
Champion files for bankruptcy
WORTHINGTON -- Champion Enterprises Inc., which owns Worthington-based Highland Manufacturing Co. LLC, has filed Chapter 11 bankruptcy and begun a debt restructuring process that should allow daily operations to continue as usual. "The company has worked very hard to formulate...
December 3, 2009 - 12:00am