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Worthington watering ban lifted
‘A great place to grow up’
Honoring his brother with message of forgiveness
Sibley-Ocheyedan School Board meets
Windom Area Hospital expands
Obama declares major disaster
USA Wrestling: Keegan Moore wins Greco-Roman national title
Amateur baseball: Region 13C playoffs begin Wednesday
Doug Wolter: Arrivederci, America: Sam Fellows to play hockey in Italy
14U soccer state: Worthington remains unbeaten with state victory
VFW baseball: Post 3958 heats up
Column: The hand that rocks the ballot box
Column: Don't let big oil bully biofuels
Letter: Time to rethink time
Column: Moral clarity in Gaza
Column: A lawsuit with little merit
Kenneth Arlyn Wahl
Bessie M. Schaffer
Robert F. Harberts
John D. Coulson
On the Bourbon Trail: Jeep trip takes couple to back roads of Kentucky
Column: Advertisement - 'Travel from Hanoi to Miloma today'
Religion briefs: July 17
Column: This little light of mine
Column: 100 years later, remembering greatness
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Wietzema 50th anniversary
Greve 50th anniversary
Glaser 50th anniversary
White 80th birthday
Junger 80th birthday
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Ordinance No. 1081 - Ordinance to Amend Title XV
Ordinance No. 1082 - Ordinance to Amend Title XV, Chapter 153, Section 153.02
March 24, 2014
Sierra Club hits Minnesota Power on air violations
DULUTH — The Sierra Club on Monday called out Minnesota Power for allowing 12,774 violations of Clean Air Act regulations at three of its northern Minnesota coal-fired power plants over the past five years. Most of the violations, more than 10,000, were for opacity limits — the...
March 24, 2014 - 10:52pm
March 5, 2014
New backyard composting rules proposed
ST. PAUL — New state regulations could be coming to your compost heap. The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency is proposing new rules on backyard compost sites, and a composting advocacy group is taking issue with some of the changes. “They haven’t proven that there are any...
March 5, 2014 - 9:34pm
February 27, 2014
Soaking up sunshine
WORTHINGTON — Jolene Nystrom might well have the best job in the Midwest this winter, or at the very least, the best job in southwest Minnesota. As residents hunkered down in their homes or wrapped up in layers to brave yet another bone-chilling day Thursday thanks to a Polar Vortex,...
February 27, 2014 - 8:20pm
February 26, 2013
Turbine project up and running
BOULDER, Colo. -- The 30-megawatt juwi Wind project in Nobles County is now generating clean, renewable energy to serve about 10,000 homes. The energy is being sold to Xcel Energy Inc.
February 26, 2013 - 9:38pm
April 23, 2012
Green up and clean up
Several boxes of unwanted electronics sit Monday afternoon outside of Worthington's First State Bank Southwest. The bank accepted, at no charge, multiple types of electronic equipment Monday for the purpose of recycling. The effort was a "go local" and "go green" project of Community...
April 23, 2012 - 9:01pm
October 20, 2010
'Green' project positive on health
WORTHINGTON -- The National Center for Healthy Housing and Enterprise Community Partners have released the results of a nearly three-year study on the health of Viking Terrace residents following a 2006 rehabilitation of the Worthington rental housing complex. The study looked at...
October 20, 2010 - 9:57pm
September 14, 2010
Eco-friendly funerals make their way to Midwest
FARGO, N.D. - Living green may mean looking to the future, but dying green has its roots in the past. The idea of green, or natural, burials is gaining steam on the West Coast, and some local funeral homes believe it will catch on in the Midwest, too. The concept takes cues from...
September 14, 2010 - 12:27pm
June 24, 2010
Agency hears concerns about wind farms near air base
GRAND FORKS, N.D.
June 24, 2010 - 10:05am
October 28, 2009
Spirit Lake district among greenest
SPIRIT LAKE, Iowa -- Students in the Spirit Lake Community School District don't need textbooks to learn about renewable power sources. They need only glance out the window to see them in action. With two wind turbines supplying half the district's electricity and a goal of 100...
October 28, 2009 - 12:00am
October 26, 2009
Spirit Lake district among greenest in U.S.
SPIRIT LAKE, Iowa -- The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced today the Spirit Lake Community School District is listed among the agency's new Top 20 K-12 Schools List of the largest green power purchasers among all primary and secondary schools in the country. The district...
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October 26, 2009 - 1:45pm