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South Dakota students save money, get head start on college career
PolyMet opponents want law judge hearings
Charges filed against family friend in kidnapping, murder of 5-year-old
County budget talks lead to bonding discussion
Government Center steps to be repaired
High school volleyball: Trojans hope experience puts them over the top
Girls tennis: Trojans drop opener to Harrisburg
High school football: H-LP gridders aiming for success
Amateur baseball: Cubs fall in state opener; Milroy wins
Girls tennis: Luverne splits early triangular tests
Sean Hannity, Trump's 'spin doctor'
Letter: Divider-in-chief is at it again
Column: Why pension oversight is important
Column: A nice column about Trump
Column: District 518 geared up for start of new school year
Curtis Lowell Schmidt
James Robert Arnt
Robert D. Miller
Theodore "Ted" Kamstra
Looking Back: 1966 -- Foreign ag specialists visit Worthington
Column: Is it possible to be fast asleep for three or four weeks?
Crazy about the cube: Abel Piper, 12, participates in Rubik’s Cube National Championships
Disheveled Theologian: Twenty years later, still glad to have him with me
Column: Getting lost in the clouds
Out and About
Westman 111th birthday
Miller 50th anniversary
Hemmen 60th anniversary
Berger 80th birthday
Scheepstra 85th birthday
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Regular School Board Meeting Minutes
Special Board Meeting Summary
May 30, 2016
Warmer weather brings toxic algae blooms to waters earlier
EAST GRAND FORKS — In the summer, blue-green algae can take over a lake seemingly overnight, turning a pristine swimming hole into a scummy green pool. This rapid growth, called a bloom, is not just an eyesore. It can be harmful and potentially fatal in humans and dogs when ingested...
May 30, 2016 - 7:58pm
May 18, 2016
Rosenboom announces expansion plans
SHELDON, Iowa — Rosenboom Machine and Tool Inc. has announced plans for a $16 million expansion of its facilities in Sheldon. Established in 1974, Rosenboom is a privately-owned company employing about 800 people at three manufacturing locations — Sheldon and Spirit Lake, Iowa,...
May 18, 2016 - 8:52pm
February 10, 2016
Destined for growth: Luverne gets support for destination branding
LUVERNE — An overwhelming majority of people attending a Monday night meeting in Luverne are in support of moving forward with destination...
February 10, 2016 - 9:20pm
September 27, 2015
National ranking of fast-growing companies lists four in Bemidji
BEMIDJI — From the industrial park to downtown, Bemidji’s economy is both expanding and diversifying. Want proof? A recent ranking of...
September 27, 2015 - 8:06pm
May 18, 2015
Beating the odds
SIBLEY, Iowa — Students at Sibley-Ocheyedan Middle School received a different kind of lesson last week before the school year draws to a close....
May 18, 2015 - 9:50pm
March 31, 2015
Learning to lead: Blandin fosters growth
WORTHINGTON — Brainstorming in small groups ... figuring out how to make friends with people both like and unlike you ... having animated discussions...
March 31, 2015 - 4:06pm
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
February 24, 2014 - 9:55pm