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Worthington FFA crowns stars
No health violations found in examination of Willmar Jennie-O plant
Rock County Library receives grant
Solo/Ensemble Festival is today
Wine & Canvas event is Friday
Section 2A south girls basketball: Heron Lake-Okabena prevails
Iowa girls basketball: Central Lyon falls in first round at state
College basketball: Minnesota West women headed to nationals
State wrestling: Worthington's Carson Hagen ends with a silver
Section 3A south girls basketball: Hills-Beaver Creek upsets Edgerton
Column: In ACA case, context is critical
Column: Jeb Bush, CPAC pinata
Letter: Dayton's roads and bridges plan deserves support
Letter: New host family is big part of exchange student's month
We’ve become like the former Soviet Union
Jeanette Henning Piccirelli
Linda Jean Hoskins
A real puzzler: Pat Loosbrock puts together works of art, piece by piece
Column: Hay! Did you know about our town's wonder crop?
Out & About: Feb. 27-March 7
Religion briefs: Feb. 26
Looking Back: 1940 - Historic Chautauqua Park pavilion torn down
Out and About
Lamfers 80th birthday
Grube 80th birthday
Erdman 80th birthday
Moser 85th birthday
Data: March 3, 2015
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Tax-Forfeited Land Classification Public Meeting Notice
Data: Feb. 28, 2015
Data: Feb. 27, 2015
November 20, 2014
Warming hearts, filling bellies
SIBLEY, Iowa — The Sibley-Ocheyedan school district has begun a new backpack program, “Care E. Out,” to help students who may not have their nutritional needs met at home. The plan, launched earlier this month, provides students in need with a bag of both perishable and...
November 20, 2014 - 8:38pm
September 30, 2013
Paulette Bass of Worthington holds her great-grandson, Hudson Feldick. Also pictured are (from left) Hudson’s great-great-grandfather, Ernie Gerdes of Worthington; grandpa, Scott Bass, Sioux Falls, S.D.; and father, Blayk Feldick, also of Sioux Falls.
September 30, 2013 - 9:40am
May 15, 2012
Gerdes 90th birthday
Ernie Gerdes will celebrate his 90th birthday with an open house from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday at Max 493, 1303 Oxford St., Worthington. The event will be hosted by his children.
celebrations / birthdays
May 15, 2012 - 12:00am
August 9, 2011
Gerdes 90th birthdays
Clayton Isder and Aletha Gerdes Isder will celebrate their 80th birthdays with an open house from 3 to 5 p.m. Saturday at the American Legion Hall, Fulda. Let your presence be your gift.
August 9, 2011 - 12:00am
December 7, 2010
Gerdes 65th anniversary
Bennie and Verla Gerdes, Worthington, recently celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary with their family. They were married Nov. 27, 1945. They have four children, Marvene (Daniel) Dettman, Worthington, Vonda (Butch) Niemann, Prior Lake, Loren (Nancy) Gerdes, Surprise, Ariz.,...
December 7, 2010 - 12:00am
November 9, 2010
Gerdes 50th anniversary
Elden and Audry Gerdes, Fulda, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with an open house from 2 to 5 p.m. Saturday at the First Baptist Church, 1000 Linda Lane, Worthington. They were married Nov. 27, 1960, in Luverne. The event will be hosted by their children and grandchildren....
November 9, 2010 - 12:00am
September 19, 2008
Gerdes farm had one of the biggest barns around
MOUNTAIN LAKE -- Marvin and Yvonne Gerdes recently bought a house in town, but they plan only to spend winters there, returning to the farm they've called home for most of their lives during the warmer weather months. "If it weren't for the Minnesota winters," Marv lamented....
September 19, 2008 - 12:00am
June 25, 2008
Services: Harry Gerdes
Harry Gerdes, 58, of Spirit Lake, Iowa, died Sunday, June 22, 2008, at Mercy Hospital, Coon Rapids. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday at the Fireside Room of Bethlehem Lutheran Church, Lakefield, and from 10 to 11 a.m. Friday at Bethlehem Lutheran Church. The service...
June 25, 2008 - 12:00am
June 10, 2008
Obituary: Erwin Walter Gerdes
Erwin Walter Gerdes, the son of George T. and GeSena Buss Gerdes, was born on August 10, 1934, in Fulda, MN.
June 10, 2008 - 12:00am
June 4, 2008
Services: Erwin Gerdes
Erwin Walter Gerdes, 73, of Fulda, died Tuesday, May 20, 2008, at Sunset Cottage, Worthington. Surviving are his wife, Normajean Gerdes; and three brothers, Harold (Diane) Gerdes, Elden (Audry) Gerdes, and Vernon (Carole) Gerdes, all of Fulda. The service will be 11 a.m....
June 4, 2008 - 12:00am
May 24, 2008
Services: Erwin W. Gerdes
Erwin W. Gerdes, 73, of Fulda, died Tuesday, May 20, 2008, at Sunset Hospice Cottage, Worthington. A memorial service will be 11 a.m. June 7, at Benson Funeral Home, Worthington, with the Rev. Kristi Mitchell officiating. Burial of cremains will be in Immanuel American Lutheran Cemetery,...
May 24, 2008 - 12:00am