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Small Minnesota town cleaning up downed trees, power lines following night of powerful storms
State Fair’s Purple Ribbon Auction gives 4-H’ers a financial boost
Dammer sentenced in drug case
Heavy storms lead to flash flooding in central Minnesota
Jackson County takes clean sweep in state 4-H swine show
Prep volleyball: JCC sweeps Mankato East, W-WG sweeps Edgerton
Cross Country: Area CC season swings into action
College football: Greenfield selected an SMSU captain
Girls tennis: Cardinals fall to River Valley
Iowa high school football: H-LP impressive in season opener
Letter: Wake up and smell the drug companies
Letter: Either way, change coming in health insurance
Examining EpiPen sticker shock
Column: A Trumpian deflation
Column: The bribery standard
Lucille Margaret Poynter
Luella Marie Schroeder
June G. Lockwood
Raymond Arthur Karhu
Biking Bob: 78-year-old Hibma still doing plenty of pedaling
Column: A Nobles County cowboy made 1934 history
Column: Together 2016 a gathering to remember
Disheveled Theologian: Finding meaning in the motive
Looking Back: 1966 -- Foreign ag specialists visit Worthington
Out and About
Yungmann 80th birthday
Ringkob 45th anniversary
Bullerman 60th anniversary
Froderman 65th anniversary
Rutzen 65th anniversary
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The Daily Globe's special sections
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