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Retailers ready for Crazy Days
Some in northern Minnesota could be without power for a week
Luverne becomes Purple Heart City
Dogs on duty: Volunteer K-9 outfit assists public agencies
Worthington U15 soccer team wins state championship
VFW baseball: Luverne VFW strikes fast, wins District 3 tournament
Legion baseball: Rogers shuts out Luverne, Adrian wins District 2 tournament
Amateur baseball: Heron Lake defeats Luverne, joins playoff party
Amateur baseball: Adrian forces Game 3 with win over Lakefield
Column: Notes from Cleveland -- the two forms of resistance
Column: Cruz holds his nose, but can't endorse Trump
Column: Doubling down on principle at the Republican convention
Column: Self-worship over sound judgment
Letter: Thanks, Worthington, for support of Arc
Mae Frieda Meyer
Ben K. Dreesen
Margaret Elizabeth Short
Raymond J. Loeschen
Lester C. Fischer
THE SCHIZ: Barber keeps on clipping at downtown Worthington shop
Column: A memorable — and cold — arrival in Worthington in 1872
Column: Father knows best
Looking Back: 2006 -- Reisdorfer honored with statewide nursing award
Barn to Dance: Mayville summer tradition going strong after 27 years
Out and About
Davis 85th birthday
Birth: July 22, 2016
Birth: July 20, 2016
Bullerman 85th birthday
Burns 90th birthday
Data: July 25, 2016
Data: July 23, 2016
Data: July 22, 2016
Data: July 21, 2016
Data: July 20, 2016
July 1, 2016
Nobles County 4-H’ers host Texans in Interstate Exchange
WORTHINGTON -- A group of Nobles County 4-H families and past and present King Turkey Day Race Team members are playing host to 4-H teens and adult chaperones this weekend from DeWitt County, Texas -- home to that other Turkey Capital of the World, Cuero. Nine youths and three chaperones...
July 1, 2016 - 9:42pm
October 11, 2015
Paycheck prevails: Worthington’s racing turkey breaks three-year slump, wins Great Gobbler Gallop
CUERO, Texas — The Traveling Trophy of Tumultuous Triumph is coming back to Worthington. Putting an end to a three-year losing streak, Paycheck...
October 11, 2015 - 9:19pm
September 16, 2015
Beak to beak: Worthington and Cuero race teams campaign for their turkey’s ability
WORTHINGTON — King Turkey Day goers won’t have to worry about going cold turkey this year. As always, the competition between Worthington’s...
September 16, 2015 - 8:37pm
October 12, 2014
Ruby rolls to Great Gobbler Gallop triumph
CUERO, Texas — Ruby Begonia had Paycheck’s number again Saturday morning during the second heat of the Great Gobbler Gallop. As a result, Cuero’s racing turkey has a new lucky number — 6. That’s the number of successive victories Ruby has recorded over her slumping arch...
October 12, 2014 - 9:25pm
September 14, 2014
WORTHINGTON — A quick-witted Texan with a slow Southern drawl made an impression on Worthington Saturday, but he wasn’t part of Cuero’s...
September 14, 2014 - 7:51pm
September 11, 2014
Turkey teams come together
September 11, 2014 - 6:33pm
September 9, 2014
WORTHINGTON — The battle has been fought for many years, but as Worthington’s 75th King Turkey Day celebration approaches, Paycheck’s race...
September 9, 2014 - 8:25pm
February 19, 2011
Longhorn roams far from home: Texan McCowan treks north to experience Minnesota winter
WORTHINGTON -- He hails from deep in the heart of Texas, but a small part of his own heart lies in southwestern Minnesota. That's why Erik McCowan...
February 19, 2011 - 12:00am
October 10, 2010
Paycheck takes Texas
CUERO, Texas -- Paycheck took the honors at the second heat of the Great Gobbler Gallop Saturday in Cuero, beating the celebrated Texan racing...
October 10, 2010 - 10:32pm
October 6, 2010
Hoping to cash in once more
King Turkey Day racing team members (from left) Diane Schettler, Jesse Teerink, Tammy Anderson, Chris Heinrichs and Paycheck celebrate after...
October 6, 2010 - 10:41pm
September 18, 2010
Video: Great Gobbler Gallop 2010
Worthington turkey extraordinaire Paycheck goes up against Texas darling Ruby Begonia in a no-holds-barred race to the finish line in the first...
September 18, 2010 - 3:21pm
October 13, 2008
Ruby wins second heat of Great Gobbler Gallop
CUERO, Texas -- It was neck and neck turkey racing Saturday in Cuero, Texas. And at the end of the second leg of the Great Gobbler Gallop, Ruby...
October 13, 2008 - 12:00am