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MNsure allows longer for people to enroll for health insurance
Woman dies after ATV goes through ice near Bemidji
Iowa Lakes dedicates Industrial Training Center
Answering the call for help: Joe Reith joins WPD Dispatch Center
City, watershed talk maintenance of Prairie View project
Saturday sports roundup: WHS hockey teams lose; Trojan boys basketball team shoots well in win
Prep wrestling: Prunty first, Byrne second at Redwood River Riot
Girls basketball: Cold-shooting Trojans beaten by Vermillion
Former Wild defenseman Blum reignites career -- and Olympic dream
MEN'S HOCKEY: Hats off for Dickman
Column: District 518 explains proposed property tax statements
No need to plan kindness this season
Wine options for your holiday meal
Column: A correction, and more reasons to not trust Ag2School
Letter: Help of 'angels' is appreciated
Marian Maebelle Hanson
Beth M. Bargfrede
Brexlee B. Thammalong
Shauna M. Kraft
Disheveled Theologian: Theological Stocking Stuffers, Week 6: Imperfections are welcome
Don't try to replace parent's deceased spouse
In matters of the heart, faith becomes real
Column: Eugene McCarthy sat on his bed, listening to us
Always cover Norfolk Island Pine after purchase
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Vlastuin 75th birthday
Springman 85th birthday
Birth: Nolan Lee Knutson
Knigge 50th anniversary
Birth: Hunter Rose Barrie
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
City of Worthington planning commission notice of public hearing
Data: Nov. 27, 2017
November 25, 2017
5 questions with ... Tom Nuessmeier, farmer and federal policy organizer for the Land Stewardship Project, St. Peter, Minn.
Q: What is the Land Stewardship Project? The Land Stewardship Project is a membership organization of about 4,000 households, primarily in Minnesota...
November 25, 2017 - 5:33am
October 31, 2017
Crops continue to eat up Great Plains grassland
FARGO — Dwindling grassland remnants in the Great Plains continued their decline last year with the loss of 2.5 million acres consumed...
October 31, 2017 - 5:16pm
October 7, 2017
From PILT to maintenance to economic impact, the debate continues
WORTHINGTON — Nobles County received nearly $298,000 in state funding this year as a Payment in Lieu of Taxes (PILT) on 5,620.8 acres it maintains...
October 7, 2017 - 6:38am
August 21, 2017
'Lip service' to soil health?
A few years ago, I was talking about soil health and the environment with a Midwest agriculturalist. I won't name him; let's just say he's a...
August 21, 2017 - 5:05am
July 31, 2017
Savory Institute visit to ND ranch focuses on importance of soil health
MENOKEN, N.D. — Jerry Doan in the mid 1980s attended the Savory Institute, an organization focused on the importance of soil health that...
July 31, 2017 - 7:23am
July 11, 2017
Minnesota keeps Palmer amaranth at bay by pulling by hand, blow torching
COTTONWOOD, Minn. — Propane blow torches, herbicide, the sharp blades of mowers, hand pulling, and most important of all, the vigilant...
July 11, 2017 - 8:22pm
April 30, 2017
Letter: House Republicans shunning conservation community
By Scott Rall, Former member, Lessard Sams Outdoor Heritage Council, Worthington
April 30, 2017 - 10:26pm
March 27, 2017
Farmers leading progress on buffer requirement
Clean water matters to Minnesota. No matter where we live or what we do, Minnesotans want our families and future generations to enjoy water that's fishable, swimmable and drinkable. When Gov. Mark Dayton proposed new buffer legislation two years ago, he recognized that we are at...
March 27, 2017 - 10:00pm
SDSU study analyzes East River native grasslands
BROOKINGS, S.D. — In South Dakota, ranchers are some of the best conservationists, as cattle often rely heavily on rangeland as a feed...
March 27, 2017 - 11:30am
March 15, 2017
'Trophy' film tackles African hunting and conservation
AUSTIN, Texas -- The new documentary "Trophy" opens in a sprawling corner of South Africa run by John Hume, who is praised by some as protecting...
March 15, 2017 - 4:50pm
March 5, 2017
Conservation advocacy born from immersion in outdoors
DULUTH — Even when he was very young, Dave Zentner realized that he needed to be outdoors. He was growing up in rural South Dakota, and...
March 5, 2017 - 4:43pm
February 27, 2017
Letter: Let’s do our part for our environment
By Les Johnson, Worthington Recently, I attended a conservation convention with several hundred others. We were privileged to have a presentation from a nationally renowned individual from Newfoundland by the name of Shane Mahoney. With our current political issues and looming national...
February 27, 2017 - 10:24pm
January 17, 2017
Money set aside to preserve Minnesota land, improve water
ST. PAUL — A state-federal program supported by groups ranging from conservationists to farmers is designed to improve Minnesota water quality by paying landowners to preserve 60,000 acres. The land in southern and western Minnesota would be marginal farmland, state Agriculture...
January 17, 2017 - 8:53pm
January 16, 2017
Longtime Iowa state senator pushes for conservation fund
OCHEYEDAN, Iowa — Longtime District 1 State Senator David Johnson made national headlines in June 2016 when he suspended his Republican Party...
January 16, 2017 - 9:23pm
October 31, 2016
Perkins family to be honored for efforts on rural Worthington land
WORTHINGTON — Jerry and Terry Perkins, along with their daughter, Julie Lopez, will be recognized next month during the Minnesota Soil and...
October 31, 2016 - 9:58pm