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Trump picks Iowa Governor Branstad as U.S. ambassador to China: transition official
Family Art Night scheduled during parent-teacher conferences week
Remembering Pearl Harbor: WWII veteran on Oahu when Japanese launched sneak attack
Seminar aims to create smooth transition for retiring business owners
Area girls basketball roundup: Adrian beats Luverne after slow start
Prep wrestling: Trojans fall in tight battle with W/RRC
Area boys basketball roundup: Huskies win high-scoring season opener
Boys hockey: Trojans refuse to quit in loss to Redwood Valley
Boys basketball: Trojans show teamwork, depth in victory over Luverne
Letter: Pioneer Village
Letter: Local government entities should live within their means
Column: 21st Century Cures Act a remedy for all Americans
Letter: There's a third group of Americans, too
Letter: Thanks to organizers of community Thanksgiving
Gerald L. Smith
Looking Back: 1991 -- Wind chills up to 50-below close schools
Homemade granola easier, more affordable than you think
PieLogNog: A holiday mashup of chocolate, salted caramel, eggnog and pecan pie
Change maker: Kevin Donovan pushes Worthington, and himself, to succeed
Our region was major supplier of early engines for Humvees
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Vortherms 90th birthday
Carter 65th anniversary
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October 18, 2012
Out & About: Oct. 20-Nov. 1
Fall Fling, coffee and rolls served, also produce and white elephant sales, 8 to 11 a.m., First United Methodist Church, 974 Sixth St., Windom. Pork Chop Supper, serving grilled butterfly chop, baked potato, vegetable, salad and roll, 5 to 8 p.m., American Legion Post 461, Round...
October 18, 2012 - 10:24am
October 4, 2012
Minnesota West hosting homecoming events
WORTHINGTON -- Minnesota West Community and Technical College invites the public to attend "Artichokes, Murdering Bankers and the Farm Crisis of the 1980s," presented by regional author Joe Amato, at 1 p.m. today in the Minnesota West Worthington Campus Fine Arts Theater. The program...
October 4, 2012 - 9:44pm
September 28, 2012
Out & About: Sept.28-Oct. 9
Friday, Sept. 28 Holiday Boutique, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Homespun Stitches, 809 Third St., Jackson. Country Coop Craft Boutique, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m., take Exit 64 off Interstate 90, go 5½ miles south on Minnesota 86, turn left on County Road 66 (740th Street), go 2½ miles, turn left...
September 28, 2012 - 3:32pm
September 20, 2012
Out & About: Sept.21-Oct. 4
Friday, Sept. 21 Holiday Boutique, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Homespun Stitches, 809 Third St., Jackson. Country Coop Craft Boutique, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m., take Exit 64 off Interstate 90, go 5½ miles south on Minnesota 86, turn left on County Road 66 (740th Street), go 2½ miles, turn left...
September 20, 2012 - 11:29am
September 11, 2012
Flock to the fairgrounds (with video)
WORTHINGTON -- Thousands of people are expected to flock to Worthington for King Turkey Day festivities Friday and Saturday, and with many of the events located at the Nobles County Fairgrounds, there is plenty of space and even more events for people to enjoy. Traditional events...
September 11, 2012 - 11:00pm
Strike up the band
WORTHINGTON -- Can't blow a horn, beat a drum or even whistle a tune? A lack of musical ability shouldn't keep anyone from enjoying at least...
September 11, 2012 - 9:26pm
September 9, 2012
Action in Jackson
Picture from the weekend events in Jackson.
September 9, 2012 - 9:07pm
September 6, 2012
Plenty of events this weekend in Jackson
JACKSON -- The upcoming weekend will be busy in Jackson, as three separate events are planned. Scheduled for both Saturday and Sunday is the annual Fort Belmont Rendezvous, which will take place from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. both days on the Fort Belmont grounds. Demonstrations of 1840s-era...
September 6, 2012 - 8:27pm
Out & About: Sept. 7-16
Friday, Sept. 7 Autumn Boutique, sponsored by Slayton Women of Today, featuring more than 80 exhibitors, free admission and parking, lunch and entertainment on the grounds, 9 a.m. to 8 p.m., Murray County Fairgrounds, Slayton. Northwest Iowa Symphony Orchestra Auditions, Music Building,...
September 6, 2012 - 12:15pm
August 24, 2012
Out & About: Aug. 24-Sept. 2
Friday, Aug. 24 Alpha Appreciation Days, beer garden opening at 6 p.m. and street dance featuring Roxbury at 8:30 p.m., Alpha. Spaghetti Dinner, serving pasta, garlic bread and coffee, 5 to 8 p.m. or until gone, Eagles Club, 205 Oxford St., Worthington. Saturday, Aug. 25 Farmers...
August 24, 2012 - 12:00am
August 17, 2012
Out & About: Aug. 17-30
Friday, Aug. 17 Live at the Lakes, concert series featuring Cowboy Mouth, 7:30 p.m., Preservation Plaza, Arnolds Park, Iowa. Saturday, Aug. 18 Farmers Market, 6 a.m. to noon, Northland Mall parking lot, Worthington. Contact Al Broesder, 360-4168. Farmers Market, 6:30 a.m. to noon,...
August 17, 2012 - 12:00am
August 16, 2012
U.S.-Dakota War commemorative events set at Lake Shetek
CURRIE -- A pair of events will take place Saturday at Lake Shetek State Park to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the Dakota War of 1862. A bus tour to places that played a part in the war will be from 9 a.m. to noon. Stops at various cabin sites will include discussion about...
August 16, 2012 - 10:11pm
August 9, 2012
Out & About: Aug. 10-19
Friday, Aug. 10 Days of Olde, with build a birdfeeder program from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. and Great Plains Tractor Pullers at 7 p.m., Ocheyedan, Iowa. Vettes in the Park, sponsored by the University of Okoboji Corvette Club, with registration from 3 to 6 p.m. at Okoboji Motor Company...
August 9, 2012 - 12:10pm
August 2, 2012
Out & About: Aug. 3-14
Friday, Aug. 3 Farmers Market, 6 a.m. to noon, Northland Mall parking lot, Worthington. Contact Al Broesder, 360-4168. Farmers Market, 6:30 a.m. to noon, Schwalbach Ace Hardware, 1131 Oxford St., Worthington. 28th annual Farmer Appreciation Days, featuring photo exhibit at library,...
August 2, 2012 - 1:48pm
July 26, 2012
Out & About: July 27-Aug. 9
Friday, July 27 Sanborn Railroad Days, with 9 a.m. antique tractor ride, flea market, magic show at 7 p.m., teen dance, family movie night and other events, Sanborn, Iowa. Milford Pioneer Days, with classic car cruise and kiddie parade at 6:30 p.m., kid's carnival, kiddie tractor...
July 26, 2012 - 2:56pm