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Long-term Oxford Street reconstruction plan prompts residents to envision future
First and lasts: Rock County 4-H'ers share thoughts on trips earned to Minnesota State Fair
Just winging it -- Flying Farmer event continues to soar after 25 years
Perry dials back on Christian appeal while campaigning in Iowa
Minnesota's new minimum wage will be highest in Midwest
Amateur baseball: Hadley goes 13 to beat Heron Lake
State VFW baseball: Post 3958 awaits Gold rematch
Scott Rall: White tail adults are pretty cool, too
Summer sports: It's fun to run
Blast from the Past: Twins lead American League, Cubs advance in 1965 amateur playoffs
Column: Putting a Senate bully in his place
Column: Marking 25 years of the ADA
As other see it: For safety, arm military
Column: Washington forgets the art of friendship
Column: Obama's truth out of Africa
Glen Arthur Tiesler
Gary Boyd Johnson
Steven J. Christensen
Donata Lee (Baumgartner) Ehlenz
Bonnie P. Ralph
Madame President: WHS grad Haffield heads MSUM Student Association for second term
Out & About: July 31-Aug. 22
Okoboji Bible Conference gets under way Saturday
Looking Back: 1940 -- City utilities official attends meeting on lake pollution
Column: Brewster has a history of band performances, too
Out and About
Kass 80th birthday
Birth: July 31, 2015
Birth: July 30, 2015
Eisele 80th birthday
Bolkema 90th birthday
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June 2, 2015
More funds authorized to clean up railroad ties
WORTHINGTON — After working through an initial $20,000 to remove railroad ties along the short-line railroad owned by Buffalo Ridge Regional Rail Authority (Rock and Nobles counties), Nobles County commissioners on Tuesday authorized additional funds to continue the cleanup efforts. Because...
June 2, 2015 - 9:26pm
August 4, 2014
Water and Light talks 2015 power costs
WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Public Utilities Water & Light Commission began discussion about anticipated 2015 wholesale power costs at its Monday meeting. According to Worthington Public Utilities General Manager Scott Hain, rates for Western Area Power Administration...
August 4, 2014 - 8:28pm
May 23, 2014
Grandparents race to the rescue of college funds
NEW YORK — In an era of stagnant wages and rising prices, Americans are expected not only to pay the daily bills and save millions for retirement, but also put away enough for college for their kids. The only problem is that most people can't afford to save simultaneously on so...
May 23, 2014 - 9:27pm
April 9, 2014
Then and now: one year after the ice storm
WORTHINGTON — One year ago, residents in southwest Minnesota and northwest Iowa woke up to a disaster. The sound of tree branches falling...
April 9, 2014 - 9:26pm
March 23, 2014
Can MNsure avoid repeat of deadline ‘nightmare’?
ST. PAUL — When Minnesota launched its new health insurance exchange Oct. 1, the problems came quickly. By late October, the error rate at the MNsure website peaked at 22 percent. In November, state officials started rerunning 30,000 applications because of a variety of problems,...
March 23, 2014 - 8:04pm
March 17, 2014
Committee rejects biodiesel mandate delay
ST. PAUL — Plans to increase the percentage of soybean oil in diesel fuel sold in Minnesota survived a delay attempt Monday. “This isn’t over,” state Senate Commerce Chairman James Metzen, D-South St. Paul, said moments after his committee overwhelmingly defeated a bill that...
March 17, 2014 - 8:51pm
April 9, 2013
Affordability aim of Minnesota higher education budgets
News / education
April 9, 2013 - 10:52pm
April 12, 2011
Students to see small increase in the price of school lunch next year
WORTHINGTON -- Students in District 518 could see a projected 10 cent increase in school lunch prices next year, according to the school board's...
News / education
April 12, 2011 - 8:24pm
February 17, 2010
New SWMHC program funded
WORTHINGTON -- Though it wasn't in the budget for 2010, Nobles County Commissioners on Tuesday approved a $10,000 payment to Southwestern Mental Health Center (SWMHC) to assist in the start-up of a new program. Scott Johnson, executive director of the five-county agency, said he...
February 17, 2010 - 12:00am