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Toast of the town: Round Lake Vineyards expanding
McFadden makes campaign stop in Worthington
Structure assessment on Northland Mall
Hills man arrested on domestic assault charges
Section 3 9-Man football: Edgerton/Ellsworth makes state
Section 3AA football: Balanced Arrows topple JCC
College wrestling: Working hard, dreaming big at West
Section 3A football: Big, powerful Vikings beat Adrian
Cross country: Strong area runners competing at state today
Column: Jump in, Jeb
Letter: Congratulations deserved on pheasant opener
Letter: Time to tell GOP they moved too far right
Column: District 518 set to start winter sports seasons
Editorial: Vote Hamilton, Schomacker
Anna May Hector
Daniel D. Rohwer
Gloria M. Wissink
School project: Nobles County Historical Society seeking help with country school research
Column: Setting sail on a maiden voyage - riding on a combine
Little schools on the prairie: Rural classrooms leave lasting legacy
Religion briefs: Oct. 23
Looking Back: 1964 - Worthington mayor proclaimed 'Valiant Knight'
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Yeske 90th birthday
Nusser 90th birthday
Minnesota Department of Education Budget Chart
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June 24, 2014
Much to be thankful for at Hardwick’s Jubilee Days
HARDWICK — A week and a half ago, the community of Hardwick in Rock County looked like a war zone. Trees were toppled, windows broken out, roofs and siding were damaged and water was everywhere — washing out shoulders of county roads and creeping up in basements of homes and businesses. Heavy...
June 24, 2014 - 9:13pm
June 19, 2014
‘It was a God thing’
DUNDEE — The first thing Sheila Bos remembers after being thrown from their vehicle is opening her eyes and screaming for her husband, Dave. The second thing she remembers is a man kneeling beside her and holding her hand. That man was the driver of the car that had just T-boned...
June 19, 2014 - 7:26pm
June 12, 2014
Fire destroys home in Lismore
LISMORE — Tammi Kremin lost both her mom and dad in the past seven months. On Wednesday night, she lost her home and much of what was inside — including cherished family photographs. The woman and her nearly 14-year-old son were on their way back to Lismore toward evening when...
June 12, 2014 - 9:09pm
June 1, 2014
A friendship without borders
WORTHINGTON — Decades, oceans and generations conspire to divide this longtime friendship, but these confounding factors were not enough to end it. In 1976, Horacio Platero, a native of Uruguay, lived and worked with Worthington residents Terry and Jerry Perkins through the University...
June 1, 2014 - 9:32pm
May 6, 2014
Police investigate murder-suicide
WORTHINGTON — Local police are investigating an apparent murder-suicide that took place Friday evening. The Worthington Police Department received a 911 call at 9:55 p.m. Friday from staff at Crossroads Care Center, located at 965 McMillan St., reporting the firing of gunshots...
May 6, 2014 - 4:11pm
May 2, 2014
Event Center celebrating one-year anniversary
WORTHINGTON — It has been one year since the opening of the Worthington Event Center. To commemorate the anniversary, Director of Sales and Events Manager Jackie Tentinger has scheduled a weekend full of events, including a country music concert and a kids carnival. “Me...
May 2, 2014 - 9:58pm
March 16, 2014
Home at last
LUVERNE — It was a heartfelt dedication ceremony on Saturday as Sheryl Staeffler’s new home was completed by Southwestern Minnesota Habitat for Humanity, along with friends, family and community members. After Staeffler’s husband died two years ago, the family needed to change...
March 16, 2014 - 9:15pm
March 4, 2014
Letter carrier comes to aid of bloodied man
COTTAGE GROVE — Jeff Hinchcliffe went from letter carrier to life saver during a recent mail route. The postal worker’s fortuitous mail stop in Cottage Grove led to him helping an injured homeowner who was bloodied and sprawled motionless on a cold garage floor. Hinchcliffe...
March 4, 2014 - 9:14pm
New program aims to strengthen families
LITTLE ROCK, Iowa — A new program in Little Rock is connecting parents and children on a deeper level. Iowa State University Extension and Outreach is sponsoring a Strengthening Families Program: For Parents and Youth 10-14 (SFP 10-14) at George-Little Rock Middle School in Little...
March 4, 2014 - 9:09pm
September 27, 2013
Nobles County Sheriff's Office working to promote child safety
WORTHINGTON — For 51 years, the Nobles County Sheriff’s Office has maintained an annual child safety and crime prevention education program for children and adults across the county. Now entering its 52nd year, local law enforcement wants to generate some public interest to help...
September 27, 2013 - 10:22pm
Ashtin Adams, Omaha Neb., holds her infant son, Noah Adams. Also pictured are (from left) Noah’s grandmother, Jane Fritz, Hickman, Neb., great-great-grandfather, Milo Reker, Worthington, and great-grandmothter, Sheryl Fritz, Omaha.
September 27, 2013 - 12:05pm
September 25, 2013
Corn off the Cob 20 to take Memorial Auditorium stage on Saturday
By Jane Turpin Moore, Daily Globe WORTHINGTON — As area farmers begin eyeing their fields in anticipation of harvest, area performers are sharpening their skills for the 20th annual Corn off the Cob variety show, scheduled for Saturday at 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. at the historic...
September 25, 2013 - 10:22pm
Great flying pumpkins! Edgerton festival features launching contest
EDGERTON — Do you bake up a mean pumpkin or apple pie? Think you can find your way through a corn maze? Ever wondered what happens when a pumpkin is hurled through the air at a high speed? Then a visit to the fifth annual Rock River Pumpkin Festival is in order on Saturday. The...
September 25, 2013 - 10:18pm
August 26, 2013
As others see it: State fair still a great spot to get together
Minnesota’s State Fair — 12 days for fun-filled excitement — has begun on the fairgrounds in Falcon Heights.
opinion / editorials
August 26, 2013 - 2:30pm
June 20, 2013
Two Shrine Circus shows scheduled for Sunday
WORTHINGTON -- The circus is coming to town -- and although it may not be exactly like the classic circus from the movie "Chitty-Chitty-Bang-Bang," it will certainly be free of Caractacus Potts' infamous hair-cutting machine. "We first brought the Shrine Circus to Worthington about...
June 20, 2013 - 10:19pm