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Hawk Creek Lutheran Church members salvage a few pieces from fire-damaged building
Mark Dayton at DNC recalls Senate seat mate Hillary Clinton
Essentia rates 4 stars, Sanford 3 stars in new hospital quality comparison
Baustian siblings take part in 4-H Swine Show at Rock County Fair
Planning Commission approves after-the-fact permit
Ride with mom leads to lessons on bees, porcupine grass
Adrian looks to be Cinderella of state Legion tourney ball
Column: Cubs defense was stellar
YMCA Fun Run a good time for all ages
Amateur baseball: Worthington wins, takes 1-0 series lead over Heron Lake
Column: Night and day
Letter: Many thanks are offered following fire at business
Letter: Hagedorn all about negativity, fear
Letter: TV coverage of GOP convention left much to be desired
Letter: Journey pastor grateful for community support
Eleanor Louise Engebretson
Calen Daniel "Rudy" Ross
Religion briefs: July 28
Column: Face time
Looking Back: 2006 -- City, YMCA approved deal for new Y facility
THE SCHIZ: Barber keeps on clipping at downtown Worthington shop
Column: A memorable — and cold — arrival in Worthington in 1872
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October 14, 2014
Candidates seek Cottonwood County seats
Editor’s note: The following are written responses to questions posed to the candidates; they are published in the form they are received and not edited. Tom Appel Office sought: Cottonwood County Commissioner District 5 Occupation: Agricultural education & science instructor How...
October 14, 2014 - 8:29pm
September 9, 2014
Cottonwood County Historical Society to host events
WINDOM — Next week will be a busy one for the Cottonwood County Historical Society, as the organization has three events planned between Sunday and Sept. 17. The Cottonwood County Historical Society invites everyone to attend the opening reception of the exhibit “Rural Images”...
September 9, 2014 - 8:31pm
June 27, 2014
Eigenbergs find land of opportunity on the prairie
By Julie Buntjer and Alex Purdy Daily Globe HERON LAKE — Cousins who grew up side by side in Section 30, Springfield Township, Cottonwood...
June 27, 2014 - 7:14pm
June 26, 2014
Group recommends Fifth Judicial candidates to Dayton
ST. PAUL — The Commission on Judicial Selection announced Thursday it is recommending three candidates to Gov. Mark Dayton for consideration to fill the current vacancy in Minnesota’s Fifth Judicial District. The vacancy was created upon the retirement of the Honorable Linda...
June 26, 2014 - 9:39pm
June 5, 2014
Several file for county offices
The deadline for applying for county-level elected office was Wednesday. The following individuals have filed for candidacy: Cottonwood County County Commissioner, District 1: James Schmidt County Commissioner, District 3: Donna Gravely, Tom White County Commissioner, District...
June 5, 2014 - 9:39pm
March 28, 2014
Bensons to be honored as Faces of Hope
BIGELOW — David and Sally Anne Benson of rural Bigelow will be honored as the Faces of Hope during a Southwest Crisis Center banquet April...
March 28, 2014 - 9:58pm
Southwest Crisis Center, partners awarded grant
WORTHINGTON — The Southwest Crisis Center, in partnership with New Horizons Crisis Center and the Committee Against Domestic Violence, has been awarded a grant from Minnesota Department of Health to develop a program to help sexually exploited and sexually trafficked youths. The...
March 28, 2014 - 9:54pm
January 3, 2014
Cold Wave: Area greeted by blizzard warning while Dayton cancels school for Monday
WORTHINGTON — Oh, the weather outside is frightful, and local area residents aren’t finding it so delightful. After a blizzard warning...
January 3, 2014 - 10:18pm
November 14, 2013
Cottonwood historical society to conduct cemetery tour
WINDOM — The Cottonwood County Historical Society will open the doors of its museum Sunday afternoon for a special program on local veterans. The society, which has conducted cemetery strolls in other years, is putting a new twist on the event by having volunteers share the stories...
November 14, 2013 - 10:52pm
September 24, 2013
Help for the homeless coming with new service
SLAYTON — Beginning next Tuesday, the Southwest Minnesota Opportunity Council in Nobles, Rock, Pipestone and Murray counties, as well as Western Community Action in Jackson and Cottonwood counties, will offer a one-stop service for the homeless. The hope is to bring about...
September 24, 2013 - 9:24pm
August 14, 2013
Gone country at the county fair
WINDOM - Betty Rydell may have been billed by the Cottonwood County Fair as a "world famous yodeler," but she's quick to point out that she's...
August 14, 2013 - 10:38pm
August 13, 2013
Cottonwood County Fair begins today
WINDOM - Cottonwood County 4-H'ers will be busy with numerous events when Cottonwood County Fair activities get under way today. Also part of the busy schedule of fair events is the 32nd annual Cottonwood County Fair Talent Contest, which is scheduled to begin at 7:30 p.m. Friday...
August 13, 2013 - 9:14pm
June 21, 2013
Counties mull wheelage tax in wake of state levy limits
WORTHINGTON -- When the Minnesota Legislature voted earlier this year to enact levy limits for 2014, limiting the amount of revenue counties...
June 21, 2013 - 9:32pm
May 3, 2013
Southwest Minnesota receives disaster declaration
WORTHINGTON -- President Barack Obama on Friday signed a presidential disaster declaration for Nobles, Rock, Jackson, Murray and Cottonwood counties...
May 3, 2013 - 9:47pm
April 30, 2013
Editorial: Need for disaster declaration is clear
While we've known for more than two weeks that damage from April's ice storm and subsequent snowstorm was significant, it has now been officially...
April 30, 2013 - 12:00am