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Discovering drones: District 518, 4-H partner in activity with foam aircraft
Doctor knows best: Ulbricht heeds medical advice while living with Type 2 diabetes
NRCS touts benefits of reduced tillage, cover crops in advance of World Soil Day
WHS basketball: Girls, boys sweep Windom Area on road
Boys basketball: MLA rallies
Boys hockey: WHS hockey team scores three goals but falls to Winona/Cotter
Girls basketball: Adrian trips Heron Lake-Okabena
Gymnastics: Trojans start strong in Hendricks
Column: Enrichment opportunities abound in 2017
As others see it: The free Vikes-tix perk ‘looks bad’ for all
Column: Reindeer games at Trump Tower
Column: It's time to hold Big Pharma responsible for opioid epidemic
As others see it: Busted your holiday budget already?
Geneva J. Strolz
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
Looking Back: 1991 - Armory offers shelter during winter storm
GREAT INDOORS: How to repurpose your huge Thanksgiving newspaper
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March 16, 2015
Farmers lead the way
LAMBERTON — Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you’ve probably noticed the unseasonably warm temperatures and beautiful weather in the past few days. The ever-changing climate was the focus of a conference hosted Monday in Lamberton by the University of Minnesota Extension...
March 16, 2015 - 8:35pm
December 30, 2014
Where’s all the water?
Water — or the lack thereof in local wells — was a subject of deep concern for Worthington residents throughout most of 2014. For a good chunk of the year, a non-essential water ban was in effect, due to prolonged drought conditions. Spotty spring snows and rains did little...
December 30, 2014 - 9:43pm
July 23, 2014
Watering ban ends
July 23, 2014 - 8:06pm
May 9, 2014
Blooms or bust
WORTHINGTON — Local garden centers are bursting with brightly-hued flowers and plants to entice both the avid and casual gardener. But the...
May 9, 2014 - 9:14pm
May 8, 2014
What can you do to help?
WORTHINGTON — Every little bit helps when it comes to conserving water, according to Worthington Public Utilities General Manager Scott Hain....
May 8, 2014 - 7:41pm
February 18, 2014
Water and Light hears freezing pipes update
WORTHINGTON — Scott Hain told the Water and Light Commission Monday that it’s been a crazy winter. Manager of the Worthington Public Utilities, Hain said the prolonged cold has caused issues with water pipes freezing. “This is certainly something that’s been an issue across...
February 18, 2014 - 10:05pm
June 14, 2013
Closer, but still not enough
WORTHINGTON -- While water levels still haven't risen to the height needed to remove the non-essential watering ban in the city of Worthington,...
June 14, 2013 - 9:24pm
May 23, 2013
Looks can be deceiving
WORTHINGTON -- Recent rains and the prospect for more showers through the Memorial Day weekend have people wondering locally why the watering...
May 23, 2013 - 11:21pm
May 6, 2013
In drought, rain barrels hold their own
WORTHINGTON -- Brimming with colorful annuals and all sorts of options for perennial gardens, greenhouses are often the go-to destination in...
May 6, 2013 - 10:44pm
May 2, 2013
Waiting on the weather
WORTHINGTON -- In a typical year, the region's crop producers would have had their small grains planted by early April, their corn in the ground...
May 2, 2013 - 11:33pm
April 29, 2013
WORTHINGTON -- Looks can be deceiving, especially when recent rains and melting snow have brought flowing water to streams that have been dry,...
April 29, 2013 - 11:27pm
March 10, 2013
A rainmaker of a headline?
A steady rain falls on a puddle decorated with the morning newspaper Saturday as up to an inch was reported around the area. The rain, combined...
March 10, 2013 - 10:20pm
March 8, 2013
Waiting ... and waiting ... for rain
WORTHINGTON -- Crop farmers are almost giddy at the prospect of getting some much needed moisture this weekend, but they aren't the only ones...
March 8, 2013 - 10:07pm
January 31, 2013
Worthington City Council meets with hydrologist on water issues
WORTHINGTON -- The Worthington City Council met with DNR Hydrologist Tom Kresko in a special early morning meeting Thursday to discuss water levels on Lake Okabena, the city's ability to get water from Herlein-Boote Slough and the concerns over the dropping water levels at the city's...
January 31, 2013 - 10:28pm
November 16, 2012
Drought leaves some rural residents tapped out
WORTHINGTON -- The city of Worthington may have been able to tap added water supply from the Lincoln-Pipestone Rural Water system, but more than...
November 16, 2012 - 9:11pm