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Klobuchar, Franken announce more than $100 million in critical heating aid
Community helps build Oxford Street; 2017 overlay project could be delayed
Nobles SWCD begins connecting with landowners on buffers
Boo! Windom’s haunted house will spark ‘Old School Nightmares’
Minnesota already breaking voting records ahead of Nov. 8
Section 3A cross country: Luverne girls, Windom Area boys prevail
Section 2AA cross country: Koller leads WHS runners
Iowa state football: H-LP puts perfect record on the line
Scott Rall: Hi ho, hi ho, it's off to work we go
Section football: Fulda, MLA, MCC finish the job
Column: Unaffordable health care for southwest Minnesota
Editorial: Peterson in the 7th with an asterisk
Letter: School referendum represents chance to ‘pay it forward’
Editorial: Schomacker for District 22A Representative
Letter: Our schools are committed to our students and our community
Carol E. Anderson
Ralph Wellington Thueson
James G. Myers
Community Thanksgiving dinner is Nov. 24
Disheveled Theologian: Banana bread evangelism
2016 Local Business Guide Directory
Looking Back: 2006 -- Worthington Ambulance Service wins honor
Pumpkin soup perfect start for lively (but civil) dinner party
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September 24, 2014
Maple Lawn celebrates 50th year
FULDA — It’s been a celebratory year for the residents and staff at Maple Lawn Senior Care Campus. Maple Lawn’s 50th year of serving the...
September 24, 2014 - 8:48pm
September 10, 2014
Sons of Norway Stavanger Lodge to celebrate 40th anniversary
WINDOM — The Sons of Norway Stavanger Lodge will host a special meeting beginning at 6:30 p.m. Sept. 18 at the Cottonwood County Historical Society Museum, located at 812 Fourth Ave. in Windom. This meeting will celebrate the 40th anniversary of the Lodge’s charter. The evening...
September 10, 2014 - 9:22pm
September 7, 2014
Civil Air Patrol veteran to be honored with Congressional Gold Medal
FARMINGTON — If you ever want to get Thomas O’Connor involved in something, you might be well advised to start by convincing his friends. When...
September 7, 2014 - 8:52pm
Bring on the turkey
WORTHINGTON — It’s that time of year again. The air is turning crisper, leaves are starting to change color and ... there are turkeys running in the street? Ah yes, King Turkey Day is right around the corner, and there is so much going on, it takes nearly a week long of events...
September 7, 2014 - 8:36pm
September 2, 2014
Hudson, Wychor return to KTD
WORTHINGTON — It’s a command performance, of sorts. The last time Lew Hudson and Jim Wychor assumed speaking duties for King Turkey Day...
September 2, 2014 - 8:13am
September 1, 2014
Portraits and landscapes
WORTHINGTON — Born in pre-war Vietnam, Liat Smestad has spent most of her life in urban Chicago. But she also feels a connection to Worthington....
September 1, 2014 - 8:23pm
August 17, 2014
Museum embraces Minnesota State Fair’s past
FALCON HEIGHTS — Linda Koutsky sounds conflicted when you ask her about the new History and Heritage Center at the Minnesota State Fair. Koutsky...
August 17, 2014 - 8:55pm
August 15, 2014
Column: The high points of a visit to southwest Minnesota
I learned only last week that Al Tlam — Elvin Tlam — died two years ago. He was 88, and he lived in State of Washington for decades. An engineer for Boeing. I would be surprised if half-a-dozen people from the local area know of Al. I knew Al because we each had rooms in Pioneer...
August 15, 2014 - 9:41pm
August 6, 2014
Tribute to the past
PIPESTONE — Hundreds of Civil War re-enactors from the upper Midwest, New Mexico, Florida and Colorado will attend the Pipestone Civil War Days on Saturday and Sunday at the Hiawatha Avenue Park with the gates opening at 8 a.m. both days. Soldier’s camps will be open to the...
August 6, 2014 - 8:05pm
July 1, 2014
Old-fashioned Fourth set for this weekend at Pioneer Village
WORTHINGTON — Preparation for the annual Old Fashioned Fourth of July at Pioneer Village was afoot Monday. The now two-day event, scheduled...
July 1, 2014 - 8:58am
June 15, 2014
Out with the old
SCANDIA — Curt Richter has found a future for Minnesota’s past. He exports old barns and log houses to other states, where they are rebuilt. His business, Rustic Innovations, is one of several that restore historic Minnesota farm buildings — and deliver them anywhere. “This...
June 15, 2014 - 8:44pm
June 1, 2014
A friendship without borders
WORTHINGTON — Decades, oceans and generations conspire to divide this longtime friendship, but these confounding factors were not enough to...
June 1, 2014 - 9:32pm
May 23, 2014
Memorial Day has community, personal significance
WORTHINGTON — There will be no Memorial Day parade at Worthington on Monday. For one thing, those band kids are needed at their jobs on holiday weekends. Worthington once had Memorial Day parades. A standard parade unit in the 1940s and 1950s was Reuben Hurd and Frank Pothast riding...
May 23, 2014 - 9:53pm
May 12, 2014
Cumiskey announces retirement from WPD
WORTHINGTON — After serving 15 years in Worthington and 28 years in law enforcement, Worthington Police Chief Mike Cumiskey officially announced...
May 12, 2014 - 10:23pm
April 13, 2014
NCHS reaches out
WORTHINGTON — The Nobles County Historical Society is headquartered in Worthington, but it is intended to preserve the history of all the communities...
April 13, 2014 - 8:59pm