Skip to main content
Ms. Simplicity: Gift-giving during a health crisis
MN mom with history of mental illness gets prison for poisoning baby
Dayton, legislators work on health insurance aid as deadline nears
Collection of 99 vehicles too many for rural acreage
Former Worthington resident explores climate change, nuclear power in new book
Minnesota State Boys Basketball Tournament -- Thursday roundup
Flyers keep Wild in check as Minnesota woes continue
Elks hoop shoot: Worthington middle schooler makes free throws all the way to Iowa City
State boys basketball: Huskies fall to Lake City in consolation game
Scott Rall: Another plan comes together
Letter: Expect little from new education secretary
Letter: Take time to learn about holistic, nutritional cures
Letter: District 518 board ‘out of sync’ with most of community
Column: Protecting firefighters' health
Hoops on Hops: Delve into the wide range of beer books
William J. Wintz
Slyvester "Sy" Lonneman
Benjamin Bruce Raudenbush
Disheveled Theologian: Forsaken -- A few thoughts during Lent, week 4
Looking Back: 1992 -- Proposed hospital expansion plan advances
Cleaning up for colon health: Timmerman plays it safe
Monopoly kicks three classic pieces out of board game
Disheveled Theologian: Performance review: A few thoughts during Lent, week 3
out and about
Ostrem 80th birthday
Doppenberg 80th birthday
Wagley 100th birthday
Johnson 90th birthday
Goettsch 65h anniversary
Data: March 24, 2017
Data: March 23, 2017
Data: March 22, 2017
Data: March 21, 2017
Data: March 20, 2017
November 15, 2015
Holiday parade to light up Worthington: Free cider, popcorn at Friday event
WORTHINGTON — Hark, the annual Worthington holiday parade will herald the start of the most wonderful time of the year at 6:30 p.m. Friday. “It’s...
November 15, 2015 - 8:50pm
August 6, 2015
Free water conservation kits offered
WORTHINGTON — Minnesota Energy Resources is once again offering free water conservation kits to residents who purchase their natural gas through the company. The kits include low-flow shower heads and kitchen and bathroom faucet aerators. Jeff Larson, senior external affairs...
August 6, 2015 - 8:33pm
June 7, 2015
Pipestone schoolhouse open during summer
PIPESTONE — The District 3 One-Room Schoolhouse at L. H. Moore Park in Pipestone is open to the public from 1 to 3 p.m. Thursdays through the summer. Volunteers will be present to share information about the oldest country school in the county. Children need to be accompanied by...
June 7, 2015 - 7:35pm
May 31, 2015
Free meals, on wheels
ST. PAUL — Parked among the Sassy Spoons and Foxy Falafels on St. Paul streets this summer will be a food truck featuring a decidedly untrendy...
May 31, 2015 - 8:40pm
May 8, 2015
President uses graduation address to promote free community college tuition
WATERTOWN, S.D. — It’s all about family. That’s what President Barack Obama emphasized makes America strong when he spoke Friday during...
May 8, 2015 - 8:27pm
February 12, 2015
Education: The American dream
WORTHINGTON — When President Barack Obama announced during his State of the Union address last month his dream to see America’s high school...
February 12, 2015 - 8:46pm
November 23, 2014
Manufacturing training available to southwest Minnesota businesses, workers
MARSHALL — The Southwest Minnesota Workforce Council, DEED, and the SW MN Private Industry Council are partnering with the Advanced Manufacturing Education (AME) Alliance to offer the opportunity for free college classes to manufacturing businesses and workers in southwest Minnesota....
November 23, 2014 - 9:02pm
October 29, 2014
‘The Things They Carried’ comes to town
WORTHINGTON — The stage adaptation of Worthington native Tim O’Brien’s Pulitzer Prize-winning book “The Things They Carried” will travel...
October 29, 2014 - 8:24pm
October 20, 2014
Eclipse viewing party Thursday
WORTHINGTON — Minnesota West Technical and Community College is turning its sights skyward Thursday as it welcomes the public to participate in a viewing party for the partial solar eclipse scheduled for approximately 4:20 p.m. Thursday’s event marks the final eclipse of the year...
October 20, 2014 - 8:49pm
October 19, 2014
It’s flu shot time
WORTHINGTON — As the weather begins to turn cooler, it’s a gentle reminder that cold weather and flu season are in the not too distant future. Since 2009, the Worthington Regional Health Care Foundation has sponsored flu shots for students in the 518 school district. That...
October 19, 2014 - 8:24pm
August 24, 2014
Kidnappers free American missing in Syria since 2012
DUBAI — Kidnappers in Syria have freed an American writer missing since 2012, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said Sunday, following what Qatari-owned TV station Al Jazeera said were efforts by the Gulf Arab state to win his release. Kerry said in a statement announcing the...
August 24, 2014 - 9:12pm
August 14, 2014
Column: Home of the free and the gloomy
WASHINGTON — It is the very essence of the American Dream: an irrepressible confidence that our children will live better than we do. And now it is gone. It has been slipping for some time, really, but a Wall Street Journal/NBC News poll this month put an exclamation point on...
August 14, 2014 - 3:47pm
April 30, 2014
YMCA’s Healthy Kids Day is Saturday
WORTHINGTON — Numerous events and activities will await children during Saturday’s Health Kids Day at the Worthington Area YMCA. From 10 a.m. to noon, children ages 4 and older are invited to the YMCA, 1501 College Way, to participate in activities that will teach them about...
April 30, 2014 - 8:39pm
March 31, 2014
‘Spring Loaded’ event scheduled for Saturday in Luverne
LUVERNE — The Luverne Area Chamber of Commerce is shaking things up with its annual Spring Home, Health and Living Show, opting for a new format and a new name — Spring Loaded. Jane Wildung-Lanphere, executive director of the chamber, said the Saturday event will include seminars...
March 31, 2014 - 8:46pm
December 26, 2012
Free water conservation kits available locally
WORTHINGTON -- Minnesota Energy Resources has launched a new campaign offering free water conservation kits to its natural gas customers in Worthington. The kits, which contain a low-flow showerhead, kitchen faucet aerator and bathroom faucet aerator, not only conserve water, they...
December 26, 2012 - 9:22pm