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Early Risers Kiwanis donates hospital dolls
New work at an old building: Ocheyedan Town Hall renovations are underway
Area woman helps pen memoir on family farm
Ready to get its kicks: Construction of new soccer fields finished
First-ever WHS Snowcoming celebrates students in winter activities
Wolter: Riding the insane NFL roller-coaster
Luverne hockey tops Orono, S-O wrestlers take Okoboji Invite
Boys hockey: LSHSPTCUC score one for each letter in win over Trojans
Minnesota West basketball: Men pick up first win, women keep rolling
WHS basketball: Girls, boys sweep Windom Area on road
Letter: There's a third group of Americans, too
Letter: Thanks to organizers of community Thanksgiving
Column: Trump's demagogic illogic
Column: Stepping out in faith
Column: After a mere 25 years, the triumph of the West is over
Homemade granola easier, more affordable than you think
PieLogNog: A holiday mashup of chocolate, salted caramel, eggnog and pecan pie
Change maker: Kevin Donovan pushes Worthington, and himself, to succeed
Our region was major supplier of early engines for Humvees
Disheveled Thelogian: A feast, a robbery and a reason to give thanks
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Vortherms 90th birthday
Carter 65th anniversary
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December 25, 2012
A reflection on county service
WORTHINGTON -- In their final meeting as Nobles County commissioners, David Benson, Diane Thier and Vern Leistico were thanked for their combined...
December 25, 2012 - 8:17pm
December 18, 2012
State officials discuss substance abuse in region
WORTHINGTON -- State officials from the Departments of Health, Human Services and Public Safety traveled to Worthington on Tuesday and worked with local leaders to discuss concerns about substance abuse in the region. "Fifteen percent of all state spending is attributed to substance...
December 18, 2012 - 9:37pm
November 19, 2012
Local residents discuss reversing 'brain drain'
WORTHINGTON -- A diverse group of community leaders met Monday night in an effort to reverse the trend of losing young professionals to other cities. "I thought there was some excellent conversation that was going on," said Darlene Macklin, executive director of the Worthington...
November 19, 2012 - 9:59pm
November 7, 2012
Public invited to discuss future of sports complexes
WORTHINGTON -- An open house discussion regarding the future of area athletic facilities will take place at 5:30 p.m. today at the Worthington High School. The meeting allows the public to offer input on the topic and what they would like to see in future projects, Worthington...
November 7, 2012 - 7:42pm
Candidates run unopposed, discuss population concerns
WORTHINGTON -- Three candidates ran unopposed Tuesday for Worthington City Council positions. Scott Nelson, who earned 1,930 votes, is an incumbent, and Diane Graber (3,222 votes) and Rod Sankey (1,244) are new to serve. Also running unopposed were the four District 518 school board...
November 7, 2012 - 2:39am
July 30, 2012
Community leaders and CGMC discuss LGA
WORTHINGTON -- In the first of a series of several meetings around the state, the Coalition of Greater Minnesota Cities (CGMC) and St. Paul Mayor...
July 30, 2012 - 9:01pm
April 26, 2012
Community members discuss 'Redesigning MN'
WORTHINGTON -- A diverse group of community members gathered at the Worthington Senior High library Wednesday to explore avenues of change as the state embraces the "new normal." The "new normal" refers to the change in demographics -- particularly our aging population and the shift...
April 26, 2012 - 9:18pm
February 27, 2012
Council discuss plans for old fire station
WORTHINGTON -- As the new fire station project moves closer to its scheduled October completion date, Worthington City Council members began discussion for the soon-to-be former facility Monday during their regular meeting. The two primary options are to re-use the building or dispose...
February 27, 2012 - 10:01pm
February 23, 2012
Legislators discuss new stadium ideas
February 23, 2012 - 8:57pm
January 31, 2012
Focus group discusses facility options for hike in student enrollment
WORTHINGTON -- Independent School District 518 organized a focus group meeting Monday night to address potential facility options for the growing student enrollment. Since 2006, the school district has experienced significant growth in student enrollment, with this year's enrollment...
January 31, 2012 - 9:13pm
September 20, 2011
City, county and school board discuss possible tax program
WORTHINGTON -- City council members met with Nobles County Commissioners and District 518 board members Tuesday to discuss the proposition of a tax abatement program for new construction on houses above $200,000 in market value.
September 20, 2011 - 11:01pm
September 7, 2011
Teen assailant ready to discuss plea agreement
WORTHINGTON -- Sixteen-year-old Brandon Ortiz, accused of stabbing a 24-year-old Worthington man during an altercation in August, is in the process of looking into a plea agreement with the state, according to his attorney, Dan Birkholz. The criminal complaint states Ortiz allegedly...
September 7, 2011 - 8:41pm