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Data: May 28, 2018
Jessie Diggins got dissed but Russian hackers got a pass? Here's a list of stuff that didn't happen at the Capitol
Abandoned net of 67 dead walleye on Lake Mille Lacs angers conservation group
As court reporters age, demand for replacements is high
Piecing together the past
Former Wild first-rounder Tuch playing key role for Vegas playoff run
Outfield throw crucial as Gophers beat Purdue in Big Ten baseball tournament title game
Flustered defending champ Ostapenko falls at first French Open hurdle
More fishing tournaments skipping weigh-in
Man helps restore bluebird species with nest boxes on rural Wisconsin roads
Despite divisions, Farm Bill still a priority for passage
Worthington event talks marketing, work-life balance
Commentary: Some gave all: A visit to the Vietnam Veterans Memorial
Andersen Corp. creating 40 new jobs with window factory expansion
Show ’n shine is Saturday at Spomer Classics
Place a Business Announcement
Commentary: Road to recovery
Column: Building bridges to school and community
Letter: You'll come to love us -- a promise kept
Commentary: You say hello, I say goodbye
Commentary: Kindness is the real showstopper at the circus
Monica Karleen Palmer
Norma Louise Doeden
Howard David Damm
Arlene M. Sohl
Swift's rules of comportment not quite as persnickety as royal family
Horticulture convention is June 12
Practice safe cooking habits to avoid food poisoning
Redeemer’s Song Ministries seeks assistance during local stay
Disheveled Theologian: ‘This is WENT Radio …’
out and about
Wendell & Kathryn Erickson
Simon & Marilyn Koster
Don & Doris Brake
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
City of Worthington planning commission notice of public hearing
Data: Nov. 27, 2017
January 29, 2017
Deadline extended for Minnesotans to buy health insurance
ST. PAUL — Next week’s impending deadline for Minnesotans to buy health insurance on the individual market just got a little looser. The open enrollment period for 2017 health insurance had been scheduled to run through Tuesday, Jan. 31. But on Saturday the state-run MNsure exchange...
January 29, 2017 - 8:36pm
May 24, 2016
Candidates file for area offices
WORTHINGTON — The deadline to file for public office for state senators and representatives, county commissioners and Soil and Water Conservation District supervisors and certain municipality positions is May 31. As of Tuesday, the Minnesota Secretary of State’s office reported...
May 24, 2016 - 9:21pm
May 17, 2016
State budget talks expanded from transportation
ST. PAUL — At least they are talking.
May 17, 2016 - 6:49pm
January 3, 2016
Cook-off kicking off
WORTHINGTON — Though the weather outside is chilly, it’s the chili inside that’s making headlines. The 2016 Winterfest Chili Cook-Off is...
January 3, 2016 - 8:06pm
April 29, 2015
Buffer deadline looms
ST. PAUL — Water quality varies from good in northeastern Minnesota, where plenty of plants border waters, to poor in the southwest, with its...
April 29, 2015 - 8:13pm
A little hope for ‘dead’ bills this session
ST. PAUL — They aren’t dead yet. Thousands of bills in the Minnesota Legislature failed to meet Friday’s deadline for policy legislation to clear policy-making committees. That tempts observers to mistakenly proclaim them dead. But at the Capitol, nothing dies until the...
March 29, 2015 - 7:32pm
February 22, 2015
Operation Round Up application deadline approaching
WORTHINGTON — A local school needs to provide books for underprivileged students. A local hospice needs new equipment, and a local fire department needs to raise money for pagers. What have these have in common? Thanks to Nobles Cooperative Electric’s Operation Round Up program,...
February 22, 2015 - 7:56pm
February 3, 2015
MNsure offers multilingual enrollment events in Worthington as deadline nears
ST. PAUL — Minnesotans in the Worthington area searching for comprehensive, affordable health insurance have two upcoming opportunities Sunday and Monday to receive free, in-person assistance from Health Access MN and Western Community Action. Help will be available in Amharic,...
February 3, 2015 - 7:42pm
December 11, 2014
Shutdown deadline looms
WASHINGTON — With the threat looming of a midnight government shutdown, the fate of a $1.1 trillion U.S. spending bill was thrust into doubt Thursday by Democratic objections over a provision to roll back part of the Dodd-Frank financial reform law. Republican leaders in the House...
December 11, 2014 - 8:26pm
November 5, 2014
Franken win comes easier this time
ST. PAUL — Democratic U.S. Sen. Al Franken is no laughing matter to Minnesota Republicans after winning his re-election contest Tuesday, and...
November 5, 2014 - 2:00am
October 6, 2014
2015 Medicare enrollment in Worthington
WORTHINGTON — The 2015 annual enrollment period for Medicare Prescription Drug Plans and Medicare Advantage Plans runs from Oct. 15 to Dec. 7. During this time you can enroll in a plan if you did not previously enroll or change to a new plan. Changes then become effective Jan. 1,...
October 6, 2014 - 9:20pm
September 7, 2014
Round Up funds deadline is Oct. 17
JACKSON — Applications for the next Operation Round Up funding are due by Oct. 17. Operation Round Up involves about 70 percent of Federated Rural Electric’s members in Jackson and Martin counties. They allow their monthly electric bills to be rounded up to the nearest dollar. The...
September 7, 2014 - 9:02pm
May 13, 2014
The clock is ticking
ST. PAUL — A bipartisan group of lawmakers will try to negotiate a compromise on medical marijuana legislation in the coming days. The state Senate voted Tuesday not to concur with legislation passed last week by the House, calling instead for the appointment of a conference...
May 13, 2014 - 9:24pm
Ukraine gives rebels deadline to disarm
KIEV/SLAVIANSK, Ukraine (Reuters) — Ukraine has given pro-Russian separatists a Monday morning deadline to disarm or face a “full-scale anti-terrorist operation” by its armed forces, raising the risk of a military confrontation with Moscow. Angered by the death of a state security...
April 13, 2014 - 8:55pm
March 31, 2014
Obamacare website stalls
WASHINGTON (Reuters) — The federal website for U.S. consumers to enroll in private health insurance under Obamacare ran into problems twice Monday, amid a surge of people trying to access the site hours before a midnight deadline to sign up for coverage. Technical issues that barred...
March 31, 2014 - 8:40pm