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Minorities with post-secondary credentials make less than whites, study shows
'Support our Schools' effort gets under way
County begins budget discussion
Men on the street
Protests cost St. Paul $1.5M while Summit Avenue remains closed
YMCA Fun Run a good time for all ages
Amateur baseball: Worthington wins, takes 1-0 series lead over Heron Lake
All welcome at 34th annual Fun Run
Amateur baseball: Region 13C playoffs begin Wednesday
Wolter: Random thoughts in a fleeting summer
Letter: Journey pastor grateful for community support
Letter: Deep thoughts on constructing obstructions
Some Trump-style speculation on the GOP and Putin
Letter: Trip to Paris is May highlight for exchange student
Column: Trump set the table for Clinton
Calen Daniel "Rudy" Ross
Colbert (Corky) Bassett
Religion briefs: July 28
Column: Face time
Looking Back: 2006 -- City, YMCA approved deal for new Y facility
THE SCHIZ: Barber keeps on clipping at downtown Worthington shop
Column: A memorable — and cold — arrival in Worthington in 1872
Out and About
Birth: July 28, 2016
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Birth: July 20, 2016
Davis 85th birthday
Data: June 28, 2016
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Summons to establish custody
Data: July 25, 2016
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...
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
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...
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...
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