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Big plans for 2015
Senate passes Keystone XL bill with amendments
WHS forensics season underway
SRDC offers orientation
Extra officers on roads during Super Bowl weekend
Minnesota West baseball: Snap and throw
Carroll will let Sherman decide on playing if baby arrives
Super Bowl billboard campaign seeks acceptance for gay players
SB XLIX: Carroll, Belichick face off
Prep boys basketball: Worthington wins third straight
Column: MSBA conference offers valuable insights to school board
Let's focus on sustained, strategic transportation funding
Time to listen, learn and lead
Column: The White House game of drones
Column: The sacrifice of Sarah Palin
Truman H. Johnson
Myron Van Ommeren
Jeanette Delores Swenson
Religion briefs: Jan. 29
Column: Stories for the birds: Why do they stick around?
Out & About:Jan. 30 to Feb. 21
Looking Back: 1940 -- Nobles County ranks among top flax producers in Minnesota
Looking Back: 1940 - Steamed turned into blades of new turbine at Worthington power plant
Out and About
Ruesch 80th birthday
Altman 80th birthday
Hitzemann 85th birthday
Spessard 90th birthday
Request for Bids for Group Health Insurance for Worthington Independent School District 518
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January 1, 2015
ST. PAUL — “Help wanted” signs hang in front of businesses and factories throughout rural Minnesota and in many communities,even if those jobs are filled, workers may not find homes nearby. Training workers and building homes are two parts of the same problem that rural legislators...
January 1, 2015 - 9:38pm
October 16, 2014
Johnson, Dayton trade jabs over jobs, insurance
ST. PAUL — With Election Day quickly approaching, Republican gubernatorial candidate Jeff Johnson and DFL Gov. Mark Dayton exchanged verbal jabs Thursday over health insurance rates and the state’s falling unemployment rate. A day after Preferred One, the top-selling insurer...
October 16, 2014 - 9:13pm
September 26, 2014
New report aids effort to close Iowa’s skills gap
DES MOINES, Iowa — The Iowa Department of Education is supporting a statewide effort to reduce a shortage of skilled workers by providing better data about the employment and earnings of Iowa community college graduates. For the first time, the Department has produced employment...
September 26, 2014 - 6:13pm
September 18, 2014
Minnesota jobs up 6,100
ST. PAUL — August was a good month for Minnesota businesses and workers, the state Department of Employment and Economic Development reported Thursday. Employers added 6,100 jobs last month and the unemployment rate fell to its lowest point in almost eight years, 4.3 percent, DEED...
September 18, 2014 - 8:04pm
September 15, 2014
Community forums hosted at WHS
WORTHINGTON — Worthington District 518 school board candidates met with voters Monday evening to answer questions during a Worthington Area...
September 15, 2014 - 9:41pm
February 24, 2014
Group to build in Bioscience Park
WORTHINGTON — Prairie Holdings Group needed a new office space, and the company won’t have to go far to find the land for it. The Worthington City Council approved on Monday the sale to PHG of eight lots in the Bioscience Industrial Park, where a new building will be constructed. “It’s...
February 24, 2014 - 9:55pm
March 11, 2013
Jobless rate spikes in S.D.
MITCHELL, S.D. - More people were listed as unemployed in January in Mitchell than any time since March 2011. There were 390 people looking for work who could not find jobs in the city, according to statistics from the South Dakota Department of Labor and Regulation. That's a higher...
March 11, 2013 - 11:40pm
December 2, 2010
Gold'n Plump adds 35 jobs at Luverne facility
LUVERNE -- Gold'n Plump Poultry will add 35 full-time positions and create a second shift at its facility in Luverne to accommodate a 50 percent production increase. "We feel positive about adding to our team at a time when the opposite is happening for a lot of other businesses,"...
December 2, 2010 - 10:49pm
October 11, 2010
September jobless numbers expected to improve
October 11, 2010 - 3:30pm
October 26, 2009
As others see it: Pay attention to aging work force
People 65 and older will increasingly try to stay employed or find employment for a number of reasons. Some will feel a need to do it for financial reasons.
opinion / editorials
October 26, 2009 - 12:00am