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Historical Society ad hoc group presents plan for Armory
Minnesota West hosts Law Enforcement Day
County considers up to $17 million in bonding
Taxi service is up for proposals
Worthington man faces drug charges
College volleyball: West shows spark against Riverland
Section cross country: Windom boys ready to make a run; Worthington in Minnetrista
Iowa state cross country: Sieperda, Anderson lead G-LR/CL boys to big meet
High school football: H-BC, E/E win big in section playoffs
High school football: Trojans fall to Sibley East, Luverne tops St. Peter
Editorial: Hamilton for District 22B Representative
Letter: Vote yes for Sunday liquor sales in Worthington
Letter: More feasible -- and affordable -- plan needed for school district
Letter: Businesses should take down political signs
Letter: Trump has ‘vision and fortitude’ needed for presidency
James G. Myers
Ralph Wellington Thueson
Carol E. Anderson
Eleanor Clarke Garrish
Disheveled Theologian: Banana bread evangelism
2016 Local Business Guide Directory
Looking Back: 2006 -- Worthington Ambulance Service wins honor
Pumpkin soup perfect start for lively (but civil) dinner party
Potted mums difficult to establish if planted in fall
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Speaker demands health insurance action or will ask Dayton to resign
April 5, 2016
Minnesota West: President Gaalswyk talks college expansion, emphasizes long-term local opportunities
WORTHINGTON — It was one year ago that Terry Gaalswyk, president of Minnesota West Community and Technical College, began interviewing and...
April 5, 2016 - 4:52pm
March 3, 2016
Livestock building expansion projects move forward
WORTHINGTON — In the first meeting since Nobles County’s new feedlot ordinance took effect, the county’s board of adjustment and planning commission met Wednesday night — one to discuss a variance request for a proposed building expansion at Ocheda Dairy south of Worthington;...
March 3, 2016 - 10:03pm
October 30, 2015
Windom Area Hospital celebrates new expansion
WINDOM — The Windom Area Hospital hosted an open house Friday afternoon to celebrate the completion of its new addition. The hospital’s...
October 30, 2015 - 10:05pm
September 21, 2015
Airport funds come through: Taxiway expansion project to begin this fall
WORTHINGTON — Extension of Taxiway C at Worthington Municipal Airport will finally begin after federal funds totaling more than $1 million were awarded for the project. On Monday, U.S. Sens. Amy Klobuchar and Al Franken, along with U.S. Rep.,Tim Walz announced one of three funding...
September 21, 2015 - 8:49pm
August 20, 2015
MPCA seeks comments on proposed hog feedlot expansion in Nobles County
MARSHALL — A Nobles County hog producer wants to expand his feedlot in Grand Prairie Township. Curt Schilling proposes to expand his 2,400-head finishing facility by adding a second 2,400-head barn, for a total of 4,800 finishing hogs. As required by state rules, the Minnesota...
August 20, 2015 - 9:56pm
Major feedlot under construction
WORTHINGTON — The Nobles County Planning Commission took the first step Wednesday in authorizing three livestock expansion projects and one...
August 20, 2015 - 9:46pm
August 4, 2015
MPCA seeks public comment on proposed feedlot expansion in Nobles County
MARSHALL — Two Nobles County livestock producers are proposing to expand their existing beef and swine operation in Lismore Township. Joe and Chris Wieneke operate a 1,650-head beef, 1,200-head swine and 90-head sheep operation in Section 27, and a 2,400-head swine barn in adjacent...
August 4, 2015 - 8:27pm
April 15, 2015
Next leg of MN 60 expansion to start
MOUNTAIN LAKE — The expansion of MInnesota 60 from two lanes to four lanes between Mountain Lake and Butterfield is expected to officially begin May 11. However, motorists may already have seen crews working on drainage and relocating utilities. Initially, traffic will be maintained...
April 15, 2015 - 10:09pm
March 9, 2015
Bio Science Park expanding
WORTHINGTON — The Bio Science Park will be adding an additional 15,732 square-foot building to the site as the Worthington City Council approved during its Monday meeting the sale of more than five acres of land to Bioverse. The building would be the company’s office/manufacturing...
March 9, 2015 - 9:37pm
February 2, 2015
A $5 million boost
LUVERNE — The Rock County Broadband Alliance will share in $19.4 million in Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED) funds to expand Internet fiber and broadband services to unserved and underserved areas within Rock County. The funds are the first to...
February 2, 2015 - 8:36pm
November 5, 2014
PurNet approved for county revolving loan funds
WORTHINGTON — Responding to the first request in about a decade, Nobles County Commissioners on Tuesday approved awarding $446,120 from the county’s revolving loan fund to assist a Worthington business expansion project. PurNet, Inc., requested a loan to help defray costs of...
November 5, 2014 - 2:03am
November 2, 2014
State adds initiatives to boost small business growth
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED) has launched three new initiatives that offer assistance to help small businesses in Minnesota expand or improve their operations. Following is a description of each program: Greater Minnesota...
November 2, 2014 - 8:46pm
October 7, 2014
District hosts work session to discuss options
WORTHINGTON — The District 518 school board met for a work session Tuesday morning to discuss expansion options for the Worthington High School...
October 7, 2014 - 10:03pm
September 26, 2014
UFC expansion completed
BIGELOW — Six months after members of United Farmers Cooperative gathered for a ceremonial groundbreaking on a multimillion-dollar grain storage...
September 26, 2014 - 5:21pm
July 29, 2014
State ag department tours local business expansion
WORTHINGTON — The Minnesota Department of Agriculture (MDA) is touring the west-central part of the state to showcase business owners’ expansion...
July 29, 2014 - 8:59pm