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WHS senior aspires to be a voice for the voiceless
Worthington man accused of sexual assault of child
Cancer ends famed Mall of America marriage
Former St. Paul teacher of the year loses licensing-board slot after insulting Trump
Data: May 23, 2018
The Drill: Garcia displayed all his baseball tools at West
Tuesday baseball: Luverne clips MCC, 14-3
Section softball: Bloemendaal fires two no-hitters
Section 3A boys tennis: Trojans dispatch RV, look forward to final day of tournament
WHS softball team plays Mankato West
Rock County has first Princess Kay finalist
Area veteran says he’s suffering consequences of antimalarial drug prescribed during 148th Fighter Wing deployment
SD capitalizing on rising tourism from new market segments
Insuring against online attacks: Coupled with improved security, insurance can help companies manage cyber risk
USDA releases proposed biotech labeling rules
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Letter: Support of food drive is appreciated
Letter: Speech, singing prom were special experiences
Commentary: Lead yourself well at every age
Commentary: Would you pay $618 a month for dog food?
Letter: Reception for rural school exhibit is Sunday
Dorothy Mae Kramer
Audrey Ann Werner
Worthington to host Group Workcamp in July 2019
Fire up the grill for Memorial Day
Study: Minnesotans, North Dakotans more likely to suffer depression
Twin Cities program helps memory care patients connect
Setting rules can prevent caregiver burnout
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Larry and Ruth Klingenberg
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
City of Worthington planning commission notice of public hearing
Data: Nov. 27, 2017
October 29, 2009
FOR SALE: Motorized La-Z-Boy used by Minnesota drunk driver
DULUTH - The motorized La-Z-Boy lounge chair that Proctor, Minn., police seized after its owner hit a parked vehicle is going up for auction on eBay today.
October 29, 2009 - 2:00pm
September 4, 2009
As others see it: 'Move over' law makes sense
It seems like the obvious thing to do, yet Minnesota motorists still fail to do it. We're talking about moving over for stopped emergency and maintenance vehicles when you encounter them on the highway. If you're driving down the interstate and you see, for example, a police officer...
September 4, 2009 - 12:00am
August 7, 2009
Statistics show crashes on decline for elderly drivers
WORTHINGTON -- The driver was going 15 miles per hour (MPH) in a 45 MPH zone, swerved in and out of the driving lane repeatedly, then ran a stop sign. When the officer pulled up behind the vehicle in his squad car, the driver stopped the car in the center of an intersection, then...
August 7, 2009 - 12:00am
August 4, 2009
As others see it: Driving? Hang up
Cell phones and distracted drivers are a perilous combination. Add texting to the equation, with the driver peering down at a tiny screen and pounding out a message with one hand off the steering wheel, sometimes both hands, and the risk rises exponentially. ... Shamefully, government...
August 4, 2009 - 12:00am
July 29, 2009
As others see it: Safer roads worth your efforts
If you want to save lives, raise the price of gas. We're not advocating that OPEC raise prices. Nor are we urging federal and state government to increase gasoline taxes. We're simply pointing out cause and effect. Traffic deaths in Minnesota last year dipped to a 63-year low. The...
July 29, 2009 - 12:00am
December 25, 2008
Minn. man gets driving reality show
Wadena native Pete Hosmer admits he wasn't the best student when he took driver's ed at Verndale High School. He still managed to pass the road test on the first try while driving his mother's minivan. Now he's teaching bad drivers the rules of the road on "Driving Me Mad," a new...
December 25, 2008 - 6:00pm
Dept. of Public Safety urges driving caution
The Department of Public Safety (DPS) is stressing safe driving during the Christmas holiday following a deadly 2007 when 11 motorists were killed between Dec. 21- 25. Of those killed, six were not wearing seat belts and three were killed in alcohol-related crashes. The Christmas...
December 25, 2008 - 6:00pm
December 10, 2008
Editorial: Winter's here -- drive safely
The weather outside was frightful Tuesday morning, though it wasn't bad enough to close schools in the immediate area. Still, with it only being early December, there will no doubt be plenty of snow and ice to contend with over the rest of the winter. It never fails that we at...
December 10, 2008 - 12:00am
November 5, 2008
Brief: 55+ driver course offered Nov. 18
WORTHINGTON -- The Minnesota Highway Safety Center will offer a 55+ Driver Improvement Course in Worthington. The four-hour refresher course will be from 6 to 10 p.m. Nov. 18 at Worthington Country Club. A Minnesota Highway Safety & Research Center certified instructor will lead...
November 5, 2008 - 12:00am
October 4, 2008
Brief: Driving programs scheduled
WORTHINGTON -- A series of driver improvement programs for individuals 55 and older are planned for this month. A four-hour refresher course will be from 6-10 p.m. Monday at Kemna-Asa in Jackson. An additional four-hour course will be from 6-10 p.m. Thursday at Worthington Country...
October 4, 2008 - 12:00am
September 12, 2008
Bambi and friends endanger motorists
PARK RAPIDS - If you've had one of those white-knuckle encounters with a deer on the road lately, you're not alone. They're everywhere. And, as prime deer-vehicle collision season occurs, authorities are warning of the obvious: Drive carefully and keep a lookout. "Deer are literally...
September 12, 2008 - 5:28pm
July 26, 2008
New laws take effect Aug. 1 for teen drivers
WORTHINGTON -- At one time or another, everyone has watched a car pull up and teenagers crawl out in an unending stream, like the clown car at a circus. But a new law that goes into effect Aug.
July 26, 2008 - 12:00am