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Hawk Creek Lutheran Church members salvage a few pieces from fire-damaged building
Mark Dayton at DNC recalls Senate seat mate Hillary Clinton
Essentia rates 4 stars, Sanford 3 stars in new hospital quality comparison
Baustian siblings take part in 4-H Swine Show at Rock County Fair
Planning Commission approves after-the-fact permit
Ride with mom leads to lessons on bees, porcupine grass
Adrian looks to be Cinderella of state Legion tourney ball
Column: Cubs defense was stellar
YMCA Fun Run a good time for all ages
Amateur baseball: Worthington wins, takes 1-0 series lead over Heron Lake
Column: Night and day
Letter: Many thanks are offered following fire at business
Letter: Hagedorn all about negativity, fear
Letter: TV coverage of GOP convention left much to be desired
Letter: Journey pastor grateful for community support
Eleanor Louise Engebretson
Calen Daniel "Rudy" Ross
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
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Davis 85th birthday
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March 13, 2016
For the health of it: Community Wellness Partners takes over where SHIP left off
WORTHINGTON — The Nobles County Community Services’ Public Health office in Worthington has welcomed half a dozen new employees since last...
March 13, 2016 - 9:49pm
Weight loss surgery support group session is March 21
WORTHINGTON — The Sanford Metabolic and Bariatric Surgical Program and Sanford Worthington Medical Center are offering a weight loss surgery support group. The session will be via videoconference from 7 to 8 p.m. March 21 in the Crailsheim Room at Sanford Worthington Medical Center....
March 13, 2016 - 9:41pm
March 3, 2016
Skimping on sleep may activate the ‘munchies’
CHICAGO — Getting too little sleep may activate the same chemical pathways in the brain that are involved in heightened attraction to and enjoyment...
March 3, 2016 - 4:02pm
March 1, 2016
UCare meetings scheduled in region
WORTHINGTON — UCare will host informational meetings about its UCare for Seniors Medicare health plan options this month. UCare (www.ucare.org) is an independent, not-for-profit health plan providing health care and administrative services to members throughout Minnesota. The following...
March 1, 2016 - 7:18pm
February 29, 2016
Minnesota uninsured rate drops nearly in half
ST. PAUL — A new report from the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) and the University of Minnesota finds that Minnesota cut its uninsured rate nearly in half between 2013 and 2015. The rate of Minnesotans without health insurance has now reached an all-time low at 4.3 percent....
February 29, 2016 - 8:20pm
February 28, 2016
Access Family Medical Clinic joins health and wellness program
WORTHINGTON — Access Family Medical Clinic has announced its participation in the National Rural Accountable Care Consortium, a program designed to help rural Medi-care patients live long, healthy lives. As part of the new program, Access Family Medical Clinic will hire and train...
February 28, 2016 - 4:09pm
February 24, 2016
Land of Impaired waters: Though lakes ‘not as good as they could be, we still love them’
Note: This is the first in a two-part series sharing what local watershed districts are doing to improve water quality. Part 2, to publish in...
February 24, 2016 - 9:34pm
Hy-Vee recalls macadamia nuts due to possible health risk
WEST DES MOINES, Iowa — Hy-Vee Inc., based in West Des Moines, is voluntarily recalling Hy-Vee 2-ounce Macadamia Nuts because they have the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella, an organism that can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or...
February 24, 2016 - 9:30pm
February 15, 2016
The ‘loaded revolver’ in the medicine cabinet: MN experts talk opioid abuse
WASHINGTON — Local doctors are sharing ideas and data in the campaign against a health crisis that the Centers for Disease Control says now kills more people in the U.S. than car crashes: overdosing on opioids. “Opioid” generally refers to painkilling prescription medications...
February 15, 2016 - 8:28pm
February 12, 2016
Sibley doctor fined; Rosman denies allegations but agrees to settlement
SIBLEY, Iowa — The Iowa Board of Medicine released a statement of charges and settlement agreement earlier this month with Dr. Mary Pat Rosman...
February 12, 2016 - 10:19pm
February 8, 2016
For sugar tax supporters, 2016 may be the sweet spot
LONDON — 2016 could be the year of the sugar tax, as several large nations consider levies on sweetened food and drinks to battle obesity and...
February 8, 2016 - 3:47pm
February 1, 2016
MNsure rolls pass 85,000: Almost half are new to state exchange
ST. PAUL — MNsure enrolled 85,390 people in private insurance through the end of its annual open enrollment period Sunday night. That’s above the 83,000-enrollee target MNsure’s board adopted in its budget, and the state-run health insurance exchange’s CEO Allison O’Toole...
February 1, 2016 - 10:38pm
January 27, 2016
Daily Apple offers Whole30 Book Club
WORTHINGTON — The American fascination with finding the healthiest food and dieting has been evident since at least the late 19th century,...
January 27, 2016 - 9:47pm
YMCA fitness instructor Nickel demonstrates healthy living practices
WORTHINGTON — Looking at the toned, slender, all-smiles woman Tina Nickel is today, one would never suspect she was once a self-described “chubby...
January 27, 2016 - 9:44pm
Prairie Rehabilitation helps parents, teen cope
WORTHINGTON — Nobody wants to hear the word “arthritis” from their doctor — even more so a 13-year-old girl who recently decided that...
January 27, 2016 - 9:41pm