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Pro-referendum group makes presentation at council meeting
ND archaeologist: No burial sites destroyed by Dakota Access
Man pleads guilty to drug charge
Ex-police chief found guilty seven years later of kiling pregnant girlfriend
High school volleyball: Trojans fight back but can't seal win at Redwood Valley
Wolter: The mysterious Minnesota Vikings
Girls tennis: Trojans put up a fight in final home match
Girls soccer: Trojans fall to Willmar in the rain
College football: Slow start comes back to bite Bluejays
Column: In praise of good government geeks
Letter: We don't miss the bad bugs, but ...
Column: E15 an affordable, clean-burning option at the pump
Letter: WHS marching band something to take pride in
Letter: Be sure to attend NCHS book release event
Rory C. Burke
Kenneth R. Busch
Willa B. Muir
Douglas Ralph Geertsema
Truesdell is new pastor at American Reformed Church
Bosmas add barn quilt to their northwest Iowa property
Column: Shaking Up the Sanctuary
Looking Back: 1991 -- Perkins family receives conservation honor
Column: Robert Kennedy’s visit to city brought unprecedented excitement
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Bakker 50th anniversary
De Berg 80th birthday
Gerber 95th birthday
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Notice of Public Hearing
School Board Minutes for August
May 2, 2013
Editorial: City forced to make difficult choices
We knew that cleaning up after last month's nasty weather was going to be a difficult process, notwithstanding any May 1 snowfall. Still, Worthington...
May 2, 2013 - 12:00am
May 1, 2013
As others see it: The clock is ticking
Minnesota legislators and Gov. Mark Dayton are about to hit crunch time in crafting the next two-year state budget. As the DFL governor, DFL...
May 1, 2013 - 12:00am
April 30, 2013
Editorial: Need for disaster declaration is clear
While we've known for more than two weeks that damage from April's ice storm and subsequent snowstorm was significant, it has now been officially...
April 30, 2013 - 12:00am
April 24, 2013
As others see it: Grassley fails Iowans
Sen. Chuck Grassley bucked national opinion to make a point. We hope he can live with it. Americans cannot. Poll after poll consistently...
April 24, 2013 - 12:00am
April 23, 2013
Editorial: A cleanup mess
No one said cleanup from the nasty storms of nearly two weeks ago was going to be easy, but we can't help but wonder if some of the processes...
April 23, 2013 - 12:00am
April 19, 2013
As others see it: Legalize Sunday liquor sales
It's as predictable as champagne at midnight on New Year's Eve. The Sunday liquor issue has surfaced again at the Minnesota Legislature. And, once again, proposed legislation to legalize Sunday liquor sales looks like it's already dead. But last week things got weirder when an attempt...
April 19, 2013 - 12:00am
April 18, 2013
Editorial; Get on the bus
Congratulations to members of the Worthington District 518 school board for making a smart decision Tuesday on busing students. In unanimously...
April 18, 2013 - 12:00am
April 17, 2013
Editorial: 'Dead in the water'
The headline on Monday's press release from Lewis & Clark Regional Water System was prescient. "Lewis & Clark RWS Responds to Federal FY14 Budget Allocation: $3.2 Million Leaves Project 'Dead in the Water.'" These laments are - sadly - nothing news for a project that is such an integral...
April 17, 2013 - 12:00am
April 11, 2013
As others see it: Let's talk about safe driving
The coming months are the spring season in our schools, often a time of teen happiness with proms and graduation and for some families a time of sorrow due to teen deaths in vehicle accidents.
April 11, 2013 - 12:00am
April 10, 2013
Editorial: If you build it ...
Kudos to the Worthington City Council for its approval Monday night of a loan to the Housing and Redevelopment Authority (HRA) ranging between...
April 10, 2013 - 12:00am
April 5, 2013
As other see it: Vets deserve military honors
When soldiers join the U.S. military, they do so with the an expectation of their community and their country. This expectation includes a military honor guard at their funeral. In recent years, funding from the state and federal governments for military honor guards has been reduced....
April 5, 2013 - 12:00am
April 4, 2013
Editorial: Cottage gets support
In front of the 400 people attending Sunset Hospice Cottage's eighth annual fundraiser Tuesday night, Tom Fagerness gave a testimonial and spoke...
April 4, 2013 - 12:00am
April 3, 2013
As others see it: Time to expand social media investigations
South Dakota Secretary of Corrections Dennis Kaemingk told the Daily Republic that the DOC's use of social media to locate walkaway inmates and parole absconders is "in its infancy." It's time to make the effort grow up. In October, Kent Davidson, 36, left a DOC facility where he...
April 3, 2013 - 12:00am
April 2, 2013
Editorial: CAL - here at last
Anyone familiar with the history of Worthington facilities geared toward senior citizens should have rejoiced Monday. The newly opened Center...
April 2, 2013 - 12:00am
March 29, 2013
As others see it: Oversight failure hurts
People often wonder why Minnesotans have become so skeptical of state government.
March 29, 2013 - 12:00am