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Woman in fatal Bemidji fire had arms tied up, found under mattress
Summer stage matinee
Northern Black Hills fire only 5 percent contained
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Legion baseball: Adrian's Loosbrock, Rogers sink Post 5
Scott Rall: For the love of a Lab
Minnesota West football: Linder to break in new players, and new coaches, too
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Two years, $7 million, no smoking gun
City should see positive impact Journey building can have
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Letter: Finally, a good decision from the DNR
Marilyn Jean Dahl
Religion briefs: June 30
Looking Back: 1996 -- Parade, demo derby and much more set for Worthington’s Fourth
Column: June 28, 1876 -- Circus in town, complaints ensue
How does your garden grow? Williams property one of four on upcoming tour
Looking Back: 1966 -- Construction aplenty taking place in Worthington
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Puhl 80th birthday
Isder 85th birthday
Alberts 97th birthday
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November 27, 2012
FEMA flood plain maps to be shown
WORTHINGTON -- Officials with the Federal Emergency Management Agency will be in Worthington Thursday afternoon to present information on the city's flood plain maps. The meeting will be from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Farmers Room in the lower level of the Nobles County Government Center,...
November 27, 2012 - 9:08pm
June 24, 2012
Flood victims know recovery can take time
DULUTH -- Be patient, be persistent, but don't be quiet about it. That is what others who have experienced devastating flooding have learned during the recovery process. "People could easily give up, they easily could," said Diane Patten of the struggles ahead for flood victims...
June 24, 2012 - 9:36pm
June 21, 2012
DULUTH -- With all Northland residents apparently safe from immediate danger, state, federal and local officials began assessing damage Thursday...
June 21, 2012 - 8:10pm
May 7, 2012
Overflowing creek causes flood in Pipestone
PIPESTONE -- Torrential downpours in the southwest corner of the state over the weekend caused significant flooding Sunday morning when Pipestone Creek crested. The swollen creek, at 20.71 feet of water, overflowed onto roadways and resulted in flooding of basements.
May 7, 2012 - 8:59pm
City to begin flood control improvements in spring
WORTHINGTON -- Bill Douglas, from the engineering firm Bolton and Menk Inc., presented a flood mitigation study and made recommendations to Worthington...
November 7, 2011 - 8:19pm
July 14, 2011
Rain submerges city
WORTHINGTON -- By 7 a.m. Thursday morning, Worthington had received not quite half an inch of rainfall. If nature's faucet had shut off then,...
July 14, 2011 - 9:45pm
June 21, 2011
When the rain comes
Recent weather has frustrated some area farmers as wet conditions -- as exemplified by this field near Round Lake -- hamper efforts to spray...
June 21, 2011 - 9:53pm
March 16, 2011
Flood watch turns to warning for Des Moines, Rock rivers
WORTHINGTON -- The National Weather Service in Sioux Falls, S.D., issued flood warnings for the Des Moines River at Jackson, and the Rock River...
March 16, 2011 - 9:27pm
March 6, 2011
No washing away worries
WORTHINGTON -- Sunday's snow showers, and the likelihood of more snow in the region in the next few days, is certainly not good news for the...
March 6, 2011 - 7:41pm
January 19, 2011
New maps of flood plains to be unveiled
WORTHINGTON -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and Minnesota Department of Natural Resources recently completed a remapping of...
January 19, 2011 - 8:46pm
November 1, 2010
Farmers to get recovery funds
WORTHINGTON -- Farmers in 29 Minnesota counties, including those in the six counties of far southwest Minnesota, are now eligible for up to 100 percent cost-share to repair or install existing erosion control practices due to late-September flooding. Minnesota's Board of Water and...
November 1, 2010 - 8:47pm
October 18, 2010
House passes disaster bill
ST. PAUL -- State disaster relief is on its way to flood- and tornado-damaged communities, but officials said they may be back for more help...
October 18, 2010 - 9:31pm
October 6, 2010
High water to delay bridge work
WINDOM -- Work on the new U.S. 71 bridge south of Windom has been delayed due to high water in the Des Moines River, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation. The bridge replacement project began July 12 and was expected to be complete by Oct. 15. Officials now expect...
October 6, 2010 - 10:56pm
October 5, 2010
Tentative flood session set
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota legislators are on call to vote on flood-relief funding Monday, but it remains unclear whether communities affected by a June 17 tornado outbreak also can expect help. Even the flood action is tentative, depending on whether the federal government declares southern...
October 5, 2010 - 10:15pm
October 1, 2010
Flood warnings continue for Jackson, Windom and Milford, Iowa
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - The flood warnings continue for the following area rivers: Des Moines River near Windom: At 10 a.m. Friday, the stage was...
October 1, 2010 - 11:42am