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Speaker system donated to Worthington Fire Department
Joining the global fight against Ebola
Home health care union vote bucks national labor trend
Officers find 47 grams of marijuana in drug bust
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Girls soccer: Trojans snap winless streak
High school football: JCC, MLA re-tool after key grad losses
Girls tennis: Trojans tune up, yet succumb
Prep volleyball: Adrian, JCC, MCC all win openers
Prep cross country: Heron Lake-Okabena girls win in Springfield
As others see it: Our response in Iraq is critical
Letter: A series of misplaced DFL priorities
Column: Denying sexual assault is a serious crime
Column: Relay for Life funds have many benefits
Column: Advice that's best left ignored
Richard "Dick" Voehl
Lavelle Julane Olsen
Rickie Raymond Geertsema
Heinz Peter Obermoller
Dalton R. Show
Feats of strength: Jacob Dagel trains for Strongman competition
Looking Back: 1964 - English becomes part of mass at Worthington's St. Mary's
Column: Listen up, kids (especially if you're hungry)
Column: A new friend can be an answer to prayer
Religion briefs: Aug. 21
Out and About
Molitor 90th birthday
Oertli 45th anniversary
Schafer 50th anniversary
Becker 65th anniversary
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Notice of Foreclosure Postponement
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August 7, 2014
Peterson, Sinner talk grain train delays
CAVALIER, N.D. — U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson and George Sinner know about the problem. They’ve heard from plenty of farmers about rail shipment delays. What’s harder to grasp is an immediate solution. Sinner and Peterson heard from farmers, retailers and bankers in Cavalier...
August 7, 2014 - 11:00pm
May 31, 2012
Man injured in grain auger accident
MOUNTAIN LAKE -- An 18-year-old rural St. James man is in stable condition after being caught in an auger on a rural Mountain Lake farm Thursday morning. A previous report that he had died due to his injuries was incorrect. The Cottonwood County Sheriff's Office received a call...
May 31, 2012 - 7:17pm
July 28, 2011
Grain trailer loses its load
The Minnesota State Patrol and Slayton Police Department assisted in blocking U.S. 59 in Slayton early Thursday afternoon after a grain trailer...
July 28, 2011 - 9:16pm
June 8, 2011
Ellsworth Fire Department gets grain bin rescue unit
ELLSWORTH -- When their pagers sound, firefighters need to be ready for anything from a structural blaze to an out-of-control grass fire. However, they also get called to assist in other emergencies, particularly those in which a lot of manpower is needed. Those special circumstances...
June 8, 2011 - 8:37pm
October 12, 2010
Harvest: 'Yields are fantastic'
WORTHINGTON -- Greg Ponto of rural Reading is feeling really good about this year's harvest, but it pains him in a way. Other farmers in southwest...
October 12, 2010 - 10:19pm
August 6, 2010
Farmfest produces interesting political discussions
MORGAN -- If Minnesota farmers are as successful producing crops as this year's Farmfest was at producing political news, grain elevators had better expand their capacity this fall. The main jobs of the all-things-farm show in southwestern Minnesota is not to display politicians,...
news / politics
August 6, 2010 - 8:25pm
January 4, 2010
Appellate decision issued
WORTHINGTON -- A decision by the Minnesota Court of Appeals disappointed city leaders last week when appellate judges affirmed the decision made by Judge Jeffrey Flynn to grant summary judgment to New Vision Cooperative, dismissing the city's claim regarding the grain elevator on...
January 4, 2010 - 12:00am
December 17, 2008
City's claim against New Vision dismissed
WORTHINGTON -- Fifth Judicial Court Judge Jeffrey Flynn issued an order Monday dismissing the City of Worthington's claim against New Vision Cooperative and General Manager Frank McDowell regarding the vacant structure formerly used as a grain elevator on 10th Avenue. The judge also...
news / courts
December 17, 2008 - 12:00am
July 8, 2008
Flare-up brings more action to UFC elevator
RUSHMORE -- The Rushmore Fire Department dealt with another flare-up Monday afternoon at the United Farmers Cooperative (UFC) grain elevator in Rushmore, where a June 19 fire destroyed a bin and a dryer. "We're just uncovering it and putting water on it," said Brent Petersen of the...
July 8, 2008 - 12:00am