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Klobuchar, Franken announce more than $100 million in critical heating aid
Community helps build Oxford Street; 2017 overlay project could be delayed
Nobles SWCD begins connecting with landowners on buffers
Boo! Windom’s haunted house will spark ‘Old School Nightmares’
Minnesota already breaking voting records ahead of Nov. 8
Section 3A cross country: Luverne girls, Windom Area boys prevail
Section 2AA cross country: Koller leads WHS runners
Iowa state football: H-LP puts perfect record on the line
Scott Rall: Hi ho, hi ho, it's off to work we go
Section football: Fulda, MLA, MCC finish the job
Column: Unaffordable health care for southwest Minnesota
Editorial: Peterson in the 7th with an asterisk
Letter: School referendum represents chance to ‘pay it forward’
Editorial: Schomacker for District 22A Representative
Letter: Our schools are committed to our students and our community
Carol E. Anderson
Ralph Wellington Thueson
James G. Myers
Community Thanksgiving dinner is Nov. 24
Disheveled Theologian: Banana bread evangelism
2016 Local Business Guide Directory
Looking Back: 2006 -- Worthington Ambulance Service wins honor
Pumpkin soup perfect start for lively (but civil) dinner party
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June 19, 2014
‘It was a God thing’
DUNDEE — The first thing Sheila Bos remembers after being thrown from their vehicle is opening her eyes and screaming for her husband, Dave....
June 19, 2014 - 7:26pm
June 18, 2014
WORTHINGTON — Another round of severe weather pummeled southwest Minnesota and northwest Iowa Monday afternoon, with funnel cloud sightings,...
June 18, 2014 - 10:00am
June 17, 2014
LEOTA — Like many farmers with crops under water or obliterated by hail, Harley Buys of rural Edgerton is in limbo. “Everything we farm...
June 17, 2014 - 9:54pm
June 16, 2014
Lightning blamed for two house fires Saturday
BIGELOW — One home was heavily damaged and another had roof damage after taking direct hits from lightning strikes Saturday morning near Bigelow and Rushmore. The Bigelow Fire Department was dispatched at 8:19 a.m. Saturday to the Scott and Laurie Petersen acreage at 33887 King...
June 16, 2014 - 9:18pm
May 27, 2014
Tornado strikes North Dakota
WATFORD CITY, N.D. — The tornado that hit a northwest North Dakota housing camp Monday evening had estimated winds speeds of 120 mph, the National...
May 27, 2014 - 9:18pm
May 4, 2014
Afghan boy relives terror of ‘bomb-like’ landslide
AAB BAREEK, Afghanistan (Reuters) — Six-year-old Abdul Maqsood stood outside his neighbor’s simple mud-brick home, staring aghast at the...
May 4, 2014 - 9:41pm
April 27, 2014
Rising from ashes
FULDA — There was a sense of loss and sadness following an April 9 fire at St. Gabriel’s Catholic Church. The Rev. Andrew Vogel, though,...
April 27, 2014 - 8:42pm
April 16, 2014
Two more fires erupt in Worthington Tuesday
WORTHINGTON — Worthington firefighers had their hands full Tuesday night after being called out to two separate fires only an hour apart. The...
April 16, 2014 - 8:48pm
April 9, 2014
Dayton signs anti-bullying bill
ST. PAUL — Gov. Mark Dayton put pen on paper 15 hours after final legislative approval of an anti-bullying bill, enacting a new law requiring schools to have bullying prevention policies and providing guidance about how they would be written. Dayton signed the bill late Wednesday...
April 9, 2014 - 9:15pm
Program illustrates driving dangers to students
WINDOM — Every 15 minutes, someone in the U.S. dies from an alcohol-related car crash. To improve this statistic, Windom Area High School...
April 9, 2014 - 9:08pm
Trees, shrubs bear brunt of ice storm damage
WORTHINGTON — One of the worst horrors experienced by area residents who endured the April 2013 ice storm was this: the thunderous cracking...
April 9, 2014 - 9:03pm
April 3, 2014
Local veterinarians talk PED virus in swine
WORTHINGTON — An epidemic sweeping through the U.S. swine industry, causing 100 percent mortality in suckling pigs and minimal death loss in...
April 3, 2014 - 9:13pm
March 16, 2014
Rising cost of exams tests schools
ST. PAUL — A growing number of Minnesota districts are taking stock of the tests they give students. And they are asking tough questions about them: How many are really necessary? How often? Which exams tell the most? Spending on standardized testing fees that districts and charter...
March 16, 2014 - 9:23pm
February 11, 2014
Fulda water main breaks: Source of leak still unknown
FULDA — An unallocated water main break is costing the city of Fulda at least 200,000 gallons of water loss. “We noticed it Monday morning,...
February 11, 2014 - 10:16pm
April 28, 2013
FEMA's ice storm damage estimate: $26.2 million
WORTHINGTON -- According to the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), more than $26 million worth of damage was done across southwest Minnesota during the April winter storm. In a letter to President Barack Obama, Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton on Friday asked that a major disaster...
April 28, 2013 - 11:24pm