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Lake cabin owner catches bear on deck in middle of day
Woman recognizes ex-husband in robbery video posted on Facebook, turns him in
Dayton signs police body camera bill, but not all pleased
Filing period closed
Section golf: Trojans Van Hove, Prunty get to state
Section 3AA softball: Pipestone Area keeps rolling on
Section 3A softball: Veldkamp, E/SWC roar into finals
Section boys tennis: Wohnoutka, Jelken punch tickets to state
Section 3A baseball: Aces rule
Letter: A definition of love in the face of death
Letter: Middle class tax relief on its way to governor's desk
As others see it: No tax breaks for tobacco
Column: A legacy of a pre-post-racial era
Column: Hillary Clinton's protective crouch
Donna M. Rippel
Diane La Frenz
James Carroll "JIMBO"
Robert "Bob" Olson
John Richard Norton Jr.
Jack-of-all-trades: Plans shaping up to name BARC gymnasium in Jack Kelly's honor
Looking Back: 1966 -- New Nobles County parks dedicated
Column: Our young soldiers are becoming only a dim memory
Out & About: May 27-June 11
Five tips for backyard smoking this summer
Out and About
Twylla von Holdt 80th birthday
Dayle von Holdt 85th birthday
Wick 90th birthday
Wibbens 95th birthday
Anderson 95th birthday
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February 1, 2013
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...
opinion / letters / politics
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...
News / politics
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...
opinion / editorials / politics
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...
News / crime
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...
opinion / editorials
January 9, 2013 - 12:00am
January 4, 2013
Influenza spreading throughout Minnesota, Iowa
WORTHINGTON -- The flu season started earlier than usual and it's packing quite a punch, with hundreds of Minnesotans hospitalized in recent...
January 4, 2013 - 9:45pm
January 3, 2013
Letter: Abortion data should spark outrage
The brutal and horrific school shooting in Connecticut where 26 people were killed has outraged the public and our nations leaders to such an extent that, in 2013, we may see legislation regarding gun control that has never been thought possible. Businesses have stopped selling...
opinion / letters
January 3, 2013 - 12:00am
Letter: A new year's resolution for a healthy mouth
As we enter the new year with so many good intentions, I would like to invite everyone to add one more resolution to their list -- improved oral health. As a practicing dentist in Worthington, I see firsthand the effects lack of regular dental care can have on the overall health...
opinion / letters
January 3, 2013 - 12:00am
December 30, 2012
Resolving to succeed: New Year's goals are set ... or not
WORTHINGTON -- Loren and Dorothy Bauman are good representatives of the yin and yang of New Year's resolutions. "I've never made one, and I'm...
December 30, 2012 - 9:01pm