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Craving coffee: Businesses, others hopeful for downtown jolt
Okabena-Ocheda Watershed sets 2017 budget
Officials optimistic as Congress approves $1 billion opioid initiative
Trump tabs Branstad as top China diplomat
St. Cloud-based video company challenges state law on serving gay couples
Area girls basketball roundup: Adrian beats Luverne after slow start
Prep wrestling: Trojans fall in tight battle with W/RRC
Area boys basketball roundup: Huskies win high-scoring season opener
Boys hockey: Trojans refuse to quit in loss to Redwood Valley
Boys basketball: Trojans show teamwork, depth in victory over Luverne
Column: Reinvigorating renewable energy in southern Minnesota
Column: You wanted anti-establishment? Hold on.
In Trump's America, 'pizzagate' could be the new normal
Letter: Pioneer Village
Letter: Local government entities should live within their means
James (Jim) Kuhl
Nellie Van Santen
Gerald L. Smith
First Lutheran Church welcomes pastor Jeanette McCormick
First Lutheran Church welcomes pastor Jeanette McCormick
Disheveled Theologian: The Santa Boat
Looking Back: 1991 -- Wind chills up to 50-below close schools
Homemade granola easier, more affordable than you think
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Vortherms 90th birthday
Carter 65th anniversary
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Wellness Partners program offered
WORTHINGTON -- Sanford Worthington Medical Center sponsors weekly Wellness Partners clinics at sites in Worthington, Round Lake and Lakefield:...
February 8, 2013 - 10:06pm
February 5, 2013
Kinship Caregivers helps families faced with parenting again
WORTHINGTON -- Kinship or relative caregiving is not a new story. From the Bible's Esther, who was raised by her cousin Mordecai, to Harry Potter, who was raised by his aunt and uncle Vernon and Petunia Dursl, relatives have often stepped in to raise children not their own. There...
February 5, 2013 - 9:26pm
February 4, 2013
Area girl raises money and awareness for celiac disease
JACKSON -- Kayleigh Nosbusch, a kindergartener in the Jackson County Central school district, looks like most of her classmates. But when her...
February 4, 2013 - 9:57pm
February 1, 2013
Businesses cited for environmental violations
ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) concluded 64 enforcement cases in 39 counties throughout Minnesota during the fourth quarter of 2012. Penalties from all 64 cases totaled more than $730,000. For all of 2012 the MPCA completed 214 cases totaling more than...
February 1, 2013 - 10:03pm
Community rallies around baby battling birth defects
HILLS -- Even before his birth, little Kaden VandenBerg was a fighter. He beat the odds when doctors doubted he'd survive to full-term in his...
February 1, 2013 - 9:49pm
January 31, 2013
Southern Prairie Community Care gets grant
MONTEVIDEO -- Southern Prairie Community Care, a collaboration of 12 southwest Minnesota counties, has received an $85,000 grant from the Otto Bremer Foundation. The grant allows Southern Prairie Community Care to expand local health care reform efforts, developing a "rural" model...
January 31, 2013 - 10:43pm
Letter: New rules for guns make sense
"I don't want to be punished because of some looney with a gun!" Have you ever heard the phrase "One bad apple spoils the bunch?" You, Mister or Madam Gun Owner, may not enjoy the legislation that is being presented in federal and state congresses, but you can absolutely thank those...
January 31, 2013 - 12:00am
January 30, 2013
Local dentists aim to Give Kids a Smile
WORTHINGTON -- Two Worthington dental offices will be giving back this Friday during the National Give Kids a Smile Day. The program provides...
January 30, 2013 - 9:55pm
January 23, 2013
Dayton health budget would add poor, disabled, elderly
ST. PAUL -- Thousands more poor, disabled and elderly Minnesotans would receive state-funded health care if Gov. Mark Dayton's budget plan passes. Also, programs designed to help children would receive a new emphasis. The plan to spend $12 billion on human services programs over...
January 23, 2013 - 10:36pm
January 18, 2013
As others see it: Who'll pay for counseling?
The idea that we can somehow head off gun violence in public places by flooding public places with more guns, as some are advocating in the wake of the school shooting tragedy in Newtown, Conn., continues to be a baffler: Wouldn't more guns increase the likelihood of more guns going...
January 18, 2013 - 12:00am
January 14, 2013
Flu on rise locally
WORTHINGTON -- High fevers with body temperatures ranging from 102- to 105 degrees have been the norm for patients visiting Worthington clinics...
January 14, 2013 - 10:06pm
January 13, 2013
Heartwarming: Worthington girl featured in Heart Association campaign
WORTHINGTON -- To her friends and family, Jaden Nickel is a rock star --an 8-year-old (soon to be 9) girl with a laidback personality who is...
January 13, 2013 - 9:38pm
January 10, 2013
Illness closes doors at Worthington Christian School
WORTHINGTON -- With more than 32 percent of the student body reported sick with flu and flu-like symptoms, Worthington Christian School closed...
January 10, 2013 - 9:47pm
January 9, 2013
Drug court marks its first birthday
WORTHINGTON -- Few courtroom sessions are followed by a celebratory potluck -- even less by a game of get-to-know-you bingo -- but as the Nobles...
January 9, 2013 - 10:00pm
As others see it: Use care during flu season
Medical facilities in west central Minnesota and across the state have seen a spike in flu cases over the holidays. The result is a high patient volume in emergency rooms and urgent care centers across Minnesota. The biggest concern is that the flu has hit harder and earlier than...
January 9, 2013 - 12:00am