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Big plans for 2015
Senate passes Keystone XL bill with amendments
WHS forensics season underway
SRDC offers orientation
Extra officers on roads during Super Bowl weekend
Minnesota West baseball: Snap and throw
Carroll will let Sherman decide on playing if baby arrives
Super Bowl billboard campaign seeks acceptance for gay players
SB XLIX: Carroll, Belichick face off
Prep boys hockey: Fairmont hands Worthington tough loss
Let's focus on sustained, strategic transportation funding
Time to listen, learn and lead
Column: The White House game of drones
Column: The sacrifice of Sarah Palin
Column: The sacrifice of Sarah Palin
Truman H. Johnson
Myron Van Ommeren
Jeanette Delores Swenson
Religion briefs: Jan. 29
Out & About:Jan. 30 to Feb. 21
Looking Back: 1940 -- Nobles County ranks among top flax producers in Minnesota
Looking Back: 1940 - Steamed turned into blades of new turbine at Worthington power plant
Column: On a mild, windy January day, some storm stories
Out and About
Ruesch 80th birthday
Altman 80th birthday
Hitzemann 85th birthday
Spessard 90th birthday
Request for Bids for Group Health Insurance for Worthington Independent School District 518
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October 26, 2014
Marco recognized for rapid growth
MINNEAPOLIS — Marco has been recognized by the Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal as one of the fastest-growing privately held companies in Minnesota. Marco was honored Thursday at an awards ceremony at Muse Event Center in Minneapolis. The Fast 50 is based on revenue growth...
October 26, 2014 - 7:48pm
October 7, 2014
District hosts work session to discuss options
WORTHINGTON — The District 518 school board met for a work session Tuesday morning to discuss expansion options for the Worthington High School band room and potential additional classrooms to accommodate the growing student population. The board voted in May to expand the band...
October 7, 2014 - 10:03pm
September 26, 2014
UFC expansion completed
BIGELOW — Six months after members of United Farmers Cooperative gathered for a ceremonial groundbreaking on a multimillion-dollar grain storage facility at Bigelow, they gathered once again on Friday for a ribbon-cutting to celebrate the project’s near completion. As of Friday,...
September 26, 2014 - 5:21pm
August 12, 2014
Citizens file in for public hearings
WORTHINGTON — Two public hearings had citizens filing into Worthington City Hall during Worthington City Council’s Monday night meeting. At the conclusion of the first hearing, the council approved the sale of an east 305-foot lot in the Bioscience Industrial Park to PurNet...
August 12, 2014 - 9:09am
June 2, 2014
Crop pests are coming
Here come the bugs and weeds. The warmer temperatures that arrived across much of the Upper Midwest in late May were needed badly. They warmed and dried fields, allowing the sluggish planting pace to pick up. But the warmer temperatures will also accelerate the development of...
June 2, 2014 - 9:30pm
April 9, 2014
Trees, shrubs bear brunt of ice storm damage
WORTHINGTON — One of the worst horrors experienced by area residents who endured the April 2013 ice storm was this: the thunderous cracking of endless tree branches breaking under the weight of the merciless ice. As people waited out the storm in homes and apartments, some huddled...
April 9, 2014 - 9:03pm
April 6, 2014
Butterflies, blooms and bees
DULUTH — The bad news just seems to keep coming for bees and butterflies, from long-term global population declines to massive die-offs in local areas. While monarch butterflies and honeybees are attracting the most attention — monarch numbers have dropped 43 percent since...
April 6, 2014 - 8:24pm
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 24, 2014
Group to build in Bioscience Park
WORTHINGTON — Prairie Holdings Group needed a new office space, and the company won’t have to go far to find the land for it. The Worthington City Council approved on Monday the sale to PHG of eight lots in the Bioscience Industrial Park, where a new building will be constructed. “It’s...
February 24, 2014 - 9:55pm
January 11, 2012
Tax breaks to spur job growth?
ST. PAUL -- Gov. Mark Dayton and Democratic legislative leaders said cutting a business's taxes for hiring people and passing a large public works bill would create thousands of Minnesota jobs. Key to a proposal the Democrats offered on Wednesday is providing a $3,000 tax credit...
January 11, 2012 - 9:00pm
December 19, 2011
Agriculture poised for growth in Iowa (with video)
SIBLEY, Iowa -- With just a couple of weeks left in 2011, Iowa Agriculture Secretary Bill Northey completed his annual trek to the state's 99...
December 19, 2011 - 12:00am