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Crailsheim, Worthington celebrate 70 years of sister city friendship
SD woman admits to beating her 5-year-old child to death
Minnesota daycare provider found guilty; child suffered brain damage
Man, 66, dies in head-on crash near Menahga, Minn.
CenturyLink CEO says he disagrees with Minnesota AG claims
Martinez homers twice; Tigers sink Twins
Amateur baseball: Pipestone edges Cubs in 13 innings to seal series victory
WHS sports meeting is Tuesday, Aug. 8
Climbers of all ages are going vertical at Worthington Area YMCA
Doug Wolter: Something special will be missing after Vikings leave Mankato
Letter: Student's time in Worthington is winding down
Column: Hospice doesn’t mean a surrender of hope
McFeely: Is Michele Bachmann dipping her toe in Minnesota governor race?
Column: There are several ways to enjoy grilled watermelon
Column: Mom uses kindness to teach about differences
George B. Johnson
Stella Mae Altnow
James "Jim" Prochazka
Linda Marie Citterman
Column: PWs kept farms operating when war called away farmers
Looking Back: 2007 -- Luverne airport gets key federal funding
'Green.com' and 'megabyte blue:' Crayola's '90s tribute to the internet
Column: ‘Kids Went Here’ - That’s what you could say on bronze plaque
Looking Back: 1992 -- Disaster aid sought after strong area storms
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Henning 50th anniversary
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July 21, 2015
Letter: It's foolish to erase our history
By Eugene Stene, Alpha Four past presidents — Washington, Jefferson, Lincoln and Theodore Roosevelt — are carved in a big mountain in South Dakota. Two or more of these past presidents owned slaves. When should Mt. Rushmore be destroyed?
July 21, 2015 - 8:32am
July 19, 2015
Laura Ingalls Wilder Pageant showcases community then and now
WALNUT GROVE — When the sun goes down and darkness falls over the outdoor amphitheater, the past is illuminated through the eyes of Laura Ingalls...
July 19, 2015 - 7:48pm
July 10, 2015
Prairie Arts Council to host 'Tom Sawyer' event
SHELDON, Iowa — “I hope to have a terrific turnout. A lot of hands makes an easier job.” So said Harold Tuttle, board director of the...
July 10, 2015 - 10:04pm
July 2, 2015
How much do you know about American History?
DULUTH — Test your patriotic merit with this American history quiz, just in time for the Fourth of July. There are some helpful hints here...
July 2, 2015 - 10:14pm
June 11, 2015
Lessons to be learned
CURRIE — End-O-Line Railroad Park will soon be offering a chance to travel back in time to the turn of the century. One-room schoolhouses...
June 11, 2015 - 8:14pm
June 1, 2015
High time for tea: McCallum Museum offers afternoon tea, shows off 100 years of hats
SIBLEY, Iowa — The Osceola County Historical Society will host a series of Sunday afternoon teas at the McCallum Museum in Sibley to raise...
June 1, 2015 - 7:48pm
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