Skip to main content
Keith Downey, former GOP chair, is running for governor with the message: 'I believe in you.'
Senate committee issues subpoena for Manafort
Its fate uncertain, GOP leaders are set to press on with a vote on health care
Newest 'Flower Power' winner named
Emojis add meaning to texts and emails, but can increase risk of miscommunication
Duluth native Ham appears headed for larger role with Vikings
P.J. Fleck expects Gophers' defense to be personnel-based this season
Vikings put Latavius Murray on PUP list, Sharrif Floyd on non-football injury list
Twins finalize trade with Braves for Jaime Garcia
Reinforcements have Vikings offensive line coach Tony Sparano excited for season
Beat the heat with easy entree salads
Nurture versus nature: Mom's life lesson
Christmas already? Consider this gift-giving practice
Swift: Decorating project really takes the cake
Growing Together: How to keep flowers flowering all summer
Jennie Van Ruler
Lorraine Emma Huehn
Disheveled Theologian: Some bright morning … or evening
Column: PWs kept farms operating when war called away farmers
Looking Back: 2007 -- Luverne airport gets key federal funding
'Green.com' and 'megabyte blue:' Crayola's '90s tribute to the internet
Column: ‘Kids Went Here’ - That’s what you could say on bronze plaque
out and about
Lohse 100th birthday
Doeden 85th birthday
Birth: July 18, 2017
Becker 60th anniversary
Henning 50th anniversary
Data: July 25, 2017
Data: July 24, 2017
City of Worthington Notice of Public Hearing
Board Work in Session
Notice of Public Hearing
July 4, 2017
Area counties receive grants to improve courthouse security
REGIONAL — Several southwest Minnesota counties will receive assistance to improve courthouse security through the Safe and Secure Courthouse...
July 4, 2017 - 8:40pm
December 16, 2016
State grant allows Prairie View project to advance
WORTHINGTON — Less than 48 hours after the Okabena-Ocheda Watershed District received official notification it was awarded a $428,000 grant...
December 16, 2016 - 7:30pm
May 13, 2016
DEED awards are in: Money to aid in housing rehabilitation
WORTHINGTON — Four area communities will get hundreds of thousands of dollars to use toward housing rehabilitation after being awarded grants...
May 13, 2016 - 8:49pm
April 24, 2016
Monogram Loves Kids seeking grant applications
CHANDLER — The Monogram Loves Kids Foundation will award $200,000 to charitable organizations that sponsor programs benefiting children in the eight regional areas in which Monogram does business. There is a total of $30,000 in grant funds available for charities in the Chandler...
April 24, 2016 - 7:15pm
April 20, 2016
Lupita’s REAPs energy savings with new upgrades
WORTHINGTON — For years, cooks at Lupita’s Mexican Restaurant worked next to refrigerators that produced so much heat that air conditioners...
April 20, 2016 - 8:31pm
March 6, 2016
‘Age-Friendly Communities’ grant of $100,000 to benefit region
WORTHINGTON — Aging in place — that is, staying in one’s longtime home or in the same town where a person has existing friends and support systems — is the goal of many seniors. Awareness of that goal led the Hutchinson-based Southwest Initiative Foundation (SWIF) to ask Wilder...
March 6, 2016 - 7:23pm
December 1, 2015
Worthington Area Foundation presents awards
WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Area Foundation presented financial gifts totaling $20,101.28 to numerous local and area organizations during...
December 1, 2015 - 9:29pm
November 19, 2015
One dollar at a time: Osceola trail committee needs help for matching grant
SIBLEY, Iowa — Gathered around a kitchen table in Sibley, Iowa, a group of volunteers are planning for the future of their town. Members...
November 19, 2015 - 9:03pm
October 28, 2015
Blue Line Travel Center awarded REAP grant
WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Blue Line Travel Center of Worthington was awarded a $47,097 grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Rural Energy for America Program (REAP) to address energy efficiency. REAP helps farmers and rural business owners reduce their costs by providing...
October 28, 2015 - 9:43pm
October 4, 2015
$3 million: SWMHP celebrates grant, seeks community input on allocation of funds Friday
WORTHINGTON — The Southwest Minnesota Housing Partnership (SWMHP) has reason to celebrate and needs the community’s input. The organization recently received a $3 million grant from ArtPlace America to incorporate arts and culture into southwestern Minnesota communities through...
October 4, 2015 - 8:16pm
July 21, 2015
Broadband grant on its way
WORTHINGTON — In a meeting that lasted little more than an hour Tuesday, Nobles County commissioners learned a $25,000 grant the county sought from Blandin Broadband Communities will likely be officially awarded today. The funds require a 100 percent match — some of which...
July 21, 2015 - 8:09pm
May 13, 2015
SWMHP vies for $3 million grant
SLAYTON — The Southwest Minnesota Housing Partnership (SWMHP) is one of 21 organizations named as a finalist in the ArtPlace America Community Development Investments program, which promotes community development across the nation. From the 21 candidates, six will be chosen to...
May 13, 2015 - 8:12pm
April 12, 2015
Supporting Strong Kids
April 12, 2015 - 8:03pm
March 6, 2015
March 6, 2015 - 9:55pm
March 3, 2015
A new feather in the S-O STEM cap
SIBLEY, Iowa — Sibley-Ocheyedan High School and science teacher Mike Wedge have reason to celebrate. Wedge and the school have received...
March 3, 2015 - 9:19pm