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Depressed Minnesota mom who killed baby gets prison for manslaughter
Dayton, legislators work on health insurance aid as deadline nears
Collection of 99 vehicles too many for rural acreage
Former Worthington resident explores climate change, nuclear power in new book
Bound for Baxter: Chapulis leaving Worthington for city administrator post
Minnesota State Boys Basketball Tournament -- Thursday roundup
Flyers keep Wild in check as Minnesota woes continue
Elks hoop shoot: Worthington middle schooler makes free throws all the way to Iowa City
State boys basketball: Huskies fall to Lake City in consolation game
Scott Rall: Another plan comes together
Letter: Expect little from new education secretary
Letter: Take time to learn about holistic, nutritional cures
Letter: District 518 board ‘out of sync’ with most of community
Column: Protecting firefighters' health
Hoops on Hops: Delve into the wide range of beer books
William J. Wintz
Slyvester "Sy" Lonneman
Benjamin Bruce Raudenbush
Disheveled Theologian: Forsaken -- A few thoughts during Lent, week 4
Looking Back: 1992 -- Proposed hospital expansion plan advances
Cleaning up for colon health: Timmerman plays it safe
Monopoly kicks three classic pieces out of board game
Disheveled Theologian: Performance review: A few thoughts during Lent, week 3
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Ostrem 80th birthday
Doppenberg 80th birthday
Wagley 100th birthday
Johnson 90th birthday
Goettsch 65h anniversary
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April 7, 2015
Public, private schools flourish in Edgerton
EDGERTON — Differences may tear some communities apart, but in Edgerton they bring them together. In a town of less than 1,200 people, the...
April 7, 2015 - 9:17pm
March 26, 2015
Bells to note Civil War’s end anniversary
ST. PAUL — Bill Crowder played a bugle Thursday as history, military and political leaders gathered in Gov. Mark Dayton’s office to urge...
March 26, 2015 - 8:18pm
March 20, 2015
Five Worthington Middle School students qualify for National History Bee
WORTHINGTON — Worthington Middle School (WMS) sent 10 students to the Minneapolis Regional Finals of the National History Bee earlier this...
March 20, 2015 - 9:53pm
Historic Fort Dodge church to be demolished
FORT DODGE, Iowa — One of the oldest churches in Fort Dodge, Iowa, has been demolished. The Messenger reported that demolition of the old Full Gospel Lighthouse Church, which has a cornerstone dated 1903, began last week. Crews were instructed to demolish the building because of...
March 20, 2015 - 9:45pm
February 17, 2015
Reminiscing: Heavy snow snarls traffic throughout region in 1965
One year ago Sanford recently opened its new Profile by Sanford program at the Worthington Area YMCA. Profile by Sanford was a weight management program designed by Sanford Health physicians and scientists as a simple and sustainable solution to wellness. Landowners in Nobles,...
February 17, 2015 - 9:31pm
February 3, 2015
Looking back: WHS principal honored in 2005
One year ago Only minor injuries were reported after an airplane went off the runway Monday evening at the Worthington Municipal Airport. The plane came to rest upside down off one of the runways. Strong winds and blowing snow created poor visibility Wednesday in Worthington and...
February 3, 2015 - 9:28pm
February 1, 2015
Civil rights leader Hollis Watkins to speak at MN West
WORTHINGTON — The Minnesota West Community and Technical College Culture Corner and the Humanities Club will host a public forum and presentation featuring National Endowment of the Humanities Civil Rights speaker Hollis Watkins at noon Tuesday. Watkins has been an avid...
February 1, 2015 - 9:51pm
January 11, 2015
Cannon restoration delayed, but moving back on track
WORTHINGTON — After starting off with a bang by garnering support and collecting monetary donations, plans to restore a World War II-era Japanese...
January 11, 2015 - 6:50pm
January 8, 2015
Nursery Rhyme fun offered at Murray County Museum
SLAYTON — The Murray County Historical Museum is offering Country School House Nursery Rhymes fun, including reading old time nursery rhymes and offering make-and-take childrens crafts, for children ages 4 to 7 and their parents. Rhymes and some of the crafts are from the collection...
January 8, 2015 - 7:32pm
December 10, 2014
Memorable maple comes down
December 10, 2014 - 9:03pm
November 14, 2014
Historical photo exhibit reopens at Convention Center
WORTHINGTON — Just before King Turkey Day in September, the Nobles County Historical Society (NCHS) placed an exhibit of historical photos...
November 14, 2014 - 9:04am
November 11, 2014
Letter: Open house for photo exhibit is Sunday
By Jacoba Nagel, Nobles County Historical Society President, Worthington This past year, the Nobles County Historical Society has refocused on its mission to preserve and interpret local history through the development of museum exhibits. Unfortunately, the space limitations of...
November 11, 2014 - 2:19pm
November 7, 2014
Historic county photos now on display; open house is Nov. 16
WORTHINGTON — Examples of Nobles County photographers’ work dating to the late 1800s and early 1900s are now on display in the gallery of the Worthington Event Center. As many as 25 different individuals worked as professional photographers throughout Nobles County during...
November 7, 2014 - 11:04pm
November 2, 2014
Dayton House featured in new book, ‘Minnesota’s Own’
WORTHINGTON — A handsome new coffee table book by award-winning writer and architectural historian Larry Millett includes Worthington’s Historic...
November 2, 2014 - 8:44pm
October 31, 2014
School project: Nobles County Historical Society seeking help with country school research
WORTHINGTON — Did you learn ‘reading and ‘riting and ‘rithmetic’ at one of the 100-plus country schools once located in Nobles...
October 31, 2014 - 11:02pm