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Ranum pleads guilty to three felony charges
New 72-unit apartment complex planned for Grand Avenue
Sanford Worthington Medical Center begins CEO transition
Bumper bushels: Farmers reap rewards from timely rains
Candidate debates to air Thursday on public TV
High school football: H-BC, E/E win big in section playoffs
High school football: Trojans fall to Sibley East, Luverne tops St. Peter
Section 3A South volleyball: Higher seeds win first-round matches
Section football playoffs: Showdown season is here
Prep football: H-LP finishes off perfect regular season
Editorial: Hamilton for District 22B Representative
Letter: Vote yes for Sunday liquor sales in Worthington
Letter: More feasible -- and affordable -- plan needed for school district
Letter: Businesses should take down political signs
Letter: Trump has ‘vision and fortitude’ needed for presidency
Ralph W. Thueson
Linda Diann Finke
Margaret "Jean" Bolin
Patricia "Pat" J. Smedsrud
Eleanor Clarke Garrish
Looking Back: 2006 -- Worthington Ambulance Service wins honor
Pumpkin soup perfect start for lively (but civil) dinner party
Potted mums difficult to establish if planted in fall
Column: Worthington is no stranger to election hullabaloo
New adaptation of ‘Sense and Sensibility’ arrives at Guthrie
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Birth: Oct. 26, 2016
Kill 80th birthday
Taylor 90th birthday
Kunze 90th birthday
Schaap 90th birthday
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City of Worthington Notice of Public Hearing
May 31, 2015
Library system names new executive director
WORTHINGTON — The executive committee of the Plum Creek Library System has announced the hiring of Jim Trojanowski as the new Plum Creek Library System executive director. Trojanowski is currently the director of the Northern Waters Library Service in Ashland, Wis. He has been...
May 31, 2015 - 5:10pm
May 6, 2015
New director takes helm at Nobles County Library
WORTHINGTON — With an appetite for history and a mother who was a longtime public and middle-school librarian, Clint Wolthuizen essentially...
May 6, 2015 - 8:47pm
March 1, 2015
Fricke named director of Outpatient and Ancillary Services at SWMC
WORTHINGTON — Sanford Worthington Medical Center has announced that Reed Fricke has recently become the director of Outpatient and Ancillary Services, which encompasses the departments of Laboratory, Imaging, Rehabilitation, Respiratory Care and Ambulance Services. Fricke...
March 1, 2015 - 8:34pm
February 15, 2015
Andersen-Martinez on board at Sanford Worthington as human resources director
WORTHINGTON —Sanford Worthington has announced that Jenny Andersen-Martinez has assumed the newly created position of Human Resources Director. Andersen-Martinez graduated from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, where she majored in international business and minored in psychology...
February 15, 2015 - 8:18pm
January 20, 2015
Budget, CNA program discussed at school board meeting
WORTHINGTON — The ISD 518 School Board met briefly Tuesday evening to discuss a number of agenda items ranging from budget amendments to a new weight room supervisor position. The board unanimously approved an amendment to the 2014-15 budget. The initial budget for this school...
January 20, 2015 - 10:04pm
December 10, 2014
Library director misused credit card
WILLMAR — While serving as director of the Plum Creek Library System in southwest Minnesota, Mark Ranum is alleged to have used the regional library system’s credit card for unauthorized personal purchases totaling $21,697.84 during a 14-month period. That’s according to an...
December 10, 2014 - 9:14pm
October 26, 2014
WHS, WMS orchestras fall concert tonight
WORTHINGTON — A range of musical genres — from hoedowns to Handel — will mark tonight’s fall orchestra concert by 189 string students...
October 26, 2014 - 8:13pm
October 6, 2014
Clark offered Austin position
WORTHINGTON — The Austin City Council voted 5-1 on Saturday to offer the position of Austin city administrator to Worthington City Administrator Craig Clark. Clark will now begin the negotiation process with Austin’s city attorney and human resources director. The offer does...
October 6, 2014 - 9:24pm
October 5, 2014
Column: Yes, ‘mistakes were made’
WASHINGTON — Julia Pierson is really putting “secret” into the Secret Service. First, her agency declared that the White House fence jumper who made it all the way into the Executive Mansion was unarmed; turned out later that he had a knife. Then the agency said the jumper...
October 5, 2014 - 2:33pm
September 28, 2014
Invested in Worthington
WORTHINGTON — Steve Robinson, a native of Worthington, began his new role as director of public works on Monday. Robinson grew up in the city...
September 28, 2014 - 8:49pm
September 24, 2014
Tri-State Band Festival is Saturday
LUVERNE — Nearly two dozen high school bands will converge on Luverne Saturday for the 64th annual Tri-State Band Festival. The event features a parade competition downtown at 9:30 a.m. that is free to the public, as well as an afternoon field competition at Cardinal Field. Luverne...
September 24, 2014 - 8:49pm
June 11, 2014
Hy-Vee opens new Market Cafe
WORTHINGTON — Come early this morning, Hy-Vee’s new Market Cafe will officially open for business. Store Director Zach Shank explained...
June 11, 2014 - 8:32pm
May 29, 2014
City band’s weekly concerts begin Wednesday
WORTHINGTON A lively bunch of multi-generational area musicians is eagerly anticipating the 121st season of the “Amazing” Worthington City Band, with the first concert of the summer scheduled for 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at Chautauqua Park. “Our city band is about people working...
May 29, 2014 - 7:54pm
October 30, 2012
New SW MN Red Cross director begins duties
WORTHINGTON -- Jennifer Hyk began her new duties Monday as the executive director of the Southwest Minnesota Chapter of the American Red Cross. In addition to becoming acclimated to a new job, she's also learning her way around a new community. A native of St. Cloud, Hyk earned her...
October 30, 2012 - 9:21pm
June 11, 2012
Jacobs to be Nobles Co. Emergency Management director
WORTHINGTON -- The new Nobles County Emergency Management director won't begin her duties until July 9, but she's already a familiar face in Nobles County. Joyce Jacobs, who has served as the executive director of the Southwest Minnesota Chapter of the American Red Cross for more...
June 11, 2012 - 11:07pm