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Lightning punches hole in roof, causes fire at Wis. assisted living residence
The future of the state's rural economy is already here, and it looks a lot like southwest Minnesota
Lost hunter built fire, drank bog water to survive 3 days before rescuers pulled him from Minn. forest
Level 3 offender moving to Worthington
Ness to speak in Pipestone on quilting
College football: Red-hot Colson leads Bluejays offense
Scott Rall: Saturday has double-duty
Cross country: Runck, Piotter lead MLA boys past WHS at Loon Lake
Thursday prep roundup: Pipestone Area sweeps Worthington
With its quirks and acoustics, Williams Arena could give Lynx advantage in WNBA finals
Watching "Vietnam," rethinking one's own youth
Finders keepers doesn't apply to kindness
GREAT INDOORS: Oozing with fall flavors, spiced rum adds richness to pumpkin cobbler
In a pickle over a side dish?
Wine evolution class also teaches basic appreciation
Polly Anna Van Der Linden
Marjorie Ann Leen
Rick "Ricky" Twait
Looking Back: 1992 -- Wellstone was speaker at King Turkey Day
KTD speaker: Start noticing people
Disheveled Theologian: Evening reminiscences
Column: Sunday afternoon outing sufficient for true world wonder
Looking Back: 1992 -- Bristow joins staff of local insurer
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Bruns 50th anniversary
Jensen 85th birthday
Hohensee 50th anniversary
Wallace 80th birthday
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SRHW hosts 'Apple a day' program
WORTHINGTON -- Sanford Regional Hospital Worthington will host an "Apple a Day" program on "Cardiovascular Disease in Women" at 10 a.m. Feb. 27 in the SRHW classroom. Dr. Tomasz Stys, a cardiologist at Sanford Cardiovascular Institute, will lead an informational discussion on cardiovascular...
February 22, 2010 - 12:00am
February 3, 2010
Sanford presents county with recap of progress
WORTHINGTON -- Nobles County commissioners on Tuesday heard a presentation from Lynn Olson, CEO of Sanford Regional Hospital Worthington, regarding progress made since he was hired by the facility a year and a half ago. Olson said the hospital is now feeling the impact of the economy,...
February 3, 2010 - 12:00am
January 30, 2010
Brief: Blood drive slated for Thursday
WORTHINGTON -- Sanford Regional Hospital Worthington and Community Blood Bank will host a blood drive from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 3 to 6 p.m. Thursday at SRHW, 1018 Sixth Ave., Worthington. This blood drive will benefit the local blood supply. "During the first month of 2010,...
January 30, 2010 - 12:00am
December 31, 2009
Year in review: JBS ammonia leak sends employees to hospital
WORTHINGTON -- The JBS plant here was the site of two ammonia leaks this past year -- one of which caused significantly more alarm than the other. Between...
December 31, 2009 - 12:00am
December 29, 2009
Chandler couple in critical condition after crash
LISMORE -- A head-on collision just north of Lismore injured two Chandler residents Monday morning. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, Henry De Kruif, 79, of Chandler, and his wife, Adriann, 77, were both taken to Sanford Hospital Luverne in critical condition after their 2006...
December 29, 2009 - 12:00am
November 17, 2009
Jackson crash sends teens to hospital
LAKEFIELD -- Three rural Lakefield teenagers were transported to Sioux Falls, S.D., with injuries following a one-vehicle rollover accident Monday in Hunter Township. The Jackson County Sheriff's Office was dispatched at approximately 3:20 p.m. to the crash, which happened on 810th...
November 17, 2009 - 12:00am
October 20, 2009
New outpatient care center boasts interdisciplinary team
WORTHINGTON -- Despite the sound of its name, the new OPTIC center at Sanford Regional Hospital Worthington isn't dedicated to the treatment...
October 20, 2009 - 12:00am
August 27, 2009
City will fund new aquatic center with hospital money
WORTHINGTON -- The Worthington City Council will use $4.5 million of its $21 million in hospital sale proceeds to fund the City of Worthington Aquatic Center. In a budget meeting Wednesday, council members were split over whether to pay the city's share of the project outright or...
August 27, 2009 - 12:00am
June 3, 2009
Editorial: Consider hospital money carefully
So here's today's $23 million question: What should the city of Worthington do with the proceeds from the sale of its hospital? And here's an answer: Don't simply sit on it, while we're in the midst of a terrible economy and with further cuts from the state on the horizon. Of course,...
June 3, 2009 - 12:00am
November 8, 2008
Northwestern JV men, Riverland women each win
WORTHINGTON -- The Northwestern men's JV basketball team likes to score. The Red Raiders got their fill Friday night in the Sanford Regional Hospital Classic. Scoring 51 points in the second half, the Red Raiders defeated Riverland, 100-89, to improve to 1-1 on the season. "This...
November 8, 2008 - 1:15am
October 29, 2008
Letter: Let's not forget the past on Election Day
Why does it seem that voters develop a sense of amnesia around election time? Does anyone remember when President Bush told us in speech after speech, in early 2001, that Congress had to cut taxes in order to stimulate the economy and create jobs? The Republican Congress gave him...
October 29, 2008 - 12:00am
October 14, 2008
Hospital offers new quiet time
Just as young schoolchildren require daily naps to rejuvenate, so do patients recovering from surgery and illness, says a unit director at Avera Queen of Peace Hospital. Thus the hospital's new program -- Quiet Time for Healing, which was unveiled last month and which hospital officials...
October 14, 2008 - 10:40am
September 19, 2008
Letter: Hospital parking places were ill-used
As I'm in sitting in my mother's hospital room (Saturday), I'm very angry. My mother is very likely dying. I came back from lunch, and I couldn't find a place to park in the hospital parking lot. People were busy unloading their lawn chairs to view the parade. Next door to my mom,...
September 19, 2008 - 12:00am
July 31, 2008
Fate of hospital sale proceeds still in limbo
WORTHINGTON -- The Worthington City Council moved closer to an agreement Wednesday regarding the utilization of $12 million the City of Worthington received and the $9 million which has yet to be received in installments from the sale of Worthington Regional Hospital to Sanford Health...
July 31, 2008 - 12:00am
July 17, 2008
Surgical Center to get facelift; Sanford announces up to $3 million renovation
WORTHINGTON -- Sanford Regional Hospital Worthington has announced plans to update its surgical services area. Up to $3 million will be available from the Sanford Health system to improve and remodel the area, according to SRHW Chief Executive Officer Lynn Olson. "Improving privacy...
July 17, 2008 - 12:00am