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Nobles County’s buffer ordinance one step closer to approval
Gratitude can replace resentment with time, patience
Next stop for WHS band: Hollywood
Minnesota West breaks ground on Bluejay Villas
Arrest, charges filed in Jackson stabbing
UND rallies for stunning win at No. 1 Denver
Butler leads balanced Timberwolves over Mavericks
Girls hockey: Competitive Trojans give Waseca a good run
Senior forward Thomas leads Minnesota Duluth to 3-1 win at Miami
What is the 'spiritual' part of P.J. Fleck's Gophers football makeover?
Letter: To respect the flag, stand for it
Letter: Let's keep clocks as is all year
Column: College and career readiness at Worthington High School
Tooting your own horn could help others
Column: Stating the case for tax reform
Harold Scott LeBon
Pamela W. Vis
Shirley Ann Beck
On the menu for brides
There's more to pumpkin than pie ... 3 recipes to try
Brother I didn't want becomes key to parenting success
Ready or not: Prep your home now to withstand winter
Worthington Event Center hosting bridal show on Sunday
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Winter 98th birthday
Namanny 90th birthday
Lenz 90th birthday
Birth: Owen Alan Pohlman
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October 20, 2017
This is how a man facing deportation started a family in central Minnesota
EVANSVILLE, Minn. — Julio Estrada Escobar was born and raised in Guatemala. But in 2001, at the age of 18, he fled to the United States...
October 20, 2017 - 6:06am
December 6, 2015
They paved the way: Twin Cities family were Minnesota's first Hmong refugees, 40 years ago
ST. PAUL — On a chilly December day in 1975, Dang “Donald” Hawj approached a Vietnamese immigrant who had arrived in the Twin Cities a...
December 6, 2015 - 4:50pm
November 22, 2015
Conditions worsen for migrants denied passage across Balkans
GEVGELIJA, Macedonia — Conditions for hundreds of migrants stuck on Balkan borders worsened Sunday as temperatures dropped and a first smattering...
November 22, 2015 - 8:45pm
November 19, 2015
More Mexican immigrants leaving U.S. than entering
CHICAGO — More Mexicans are leaving the United States than entering it according to a report released Thursday, at a time when some Republicans...
November 19, 2015 - 8:27pm
August 5, 2015
Farmer gets 6 months in labor case: Kidco’s Benz knowingly harbored illegal workers
FARGO, N.D. — Farmer and businessman Monte Benz of Steele, N.D., on Aug. 3 was sentenced to six months in jail, three months of supervised...
August 5, 2015 - 9:18pm
July 6, 2015
Get a taste of Worthington
WORTHINGTON — Taste the flavors of Worthington Thursday at a new event kicking off the city’s 22nd annual International Festival. The Taste of Worthington is starting at 6 p.m. near the Nobles County Government Center. Festival goers are invited to sample desserts from a variety...
July 6, 2015 - 7:43pm
April 2, 2015
Finding freedom from afar
WORTHINGTON — Maylary Htoo Apolo is contemplating writing a letter to former first lady Laura Bush. Maylary met the then-president’s wife...
April 2, 2015 - 3:12pm
March 31, 2015
Journey to Worthington: Second Sudanese Civil War survivor finds home in southwest Minnesota
WORTHINGTON — The facts are fairly straightforward: Akech Akuei and her children left Sudan in 2001 and immigrated to the United States. She...
March 31, 2015 - 4:10pm
February 12, 2015
Education: The American dream
WORTHINGTON — When President Barack Obama announced during his State of the Union address last month his dream to see America’s high school...
February 12, 2015 - 8:46pm
January 5, 2015
Immigration information forum a Sunday draw
WORTHINGTON — An information forum on a cold Sunday afternoon attracted an attentive audience of over 200 people to the warm gymnasium at St....
January 5, 2015 - 1:03pm
December 14, 2014
Charitable giving is up, but joint projects are most noticeable trend
ST. PAUL — After surviving a recession marked by mergers and closures, Minnesota’s nonprofit leaders were all about collaboration in 2014. They joined forces to work on get-out-the-vote drives, immigration reform and joint funding applications, among other efforts. With unemployment...
December 14, 2014 - 8:34pm
November 2, 2014
Column: The experience of one Guatemalan immigrant
WORTHINGTON — On Tuesday, July 16 of 2013, just four days after two of my children returned from their visit to Guatemala with Familias Juntas, I was stopped by a police officer. The officer told me he did so because one of the passengers in the backseat was moving around and he...
November 2, 2014 - 8:57pm
July 8, 2014
International Festival to celebrate ‘Letters of a German Immigrant Farmer’
WORTHINGTON — This year, Worthington’s International Festival will have a special addition to the schedule starting Thursday evening. “Letters of a German Immigrant Farmer” is a book with a unique history and perspective contained within the bind. “I found this book...
July 8, 2014 - 9:58pm
May 2, 2013
Minnesota senators pass immigrant education bill
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota senators approved a plan that supporters say would bring the dream of attending college closer to reality for students...
May 2, 2013 - 12:08am
April 4, 2011
Man pleads guilty to being illegally in U.S.
WORTHINGTON -- A Worthington man pleaded guilty in federal courts last week to being in the U.S. illegally and will remain in custody until the case is resolved. He will then be deported to Mexico -- again. Anselmo Mendez-Madrid, 36, a native of El Salvador, was indicted in February...
April 4, 2011 - 7:54pm