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Fundraiser set for Sunday for kidney transplant recipient
‘Lil Red and the Three Pigs’ to entertain Monday in Adrian, Worthington
WRHCF grants to make positive impact on area youths
Items, assistance sought for upcoming visit from Crailsheimers
Freedom to fly
Amateur baseball: Cubs baseball: 'It was all good'
Prep softball: Sheldon edges S-O
VFW baseball: Worthington takes two from Marshall
Legion baseball: Post 5 bats batter HL-O
Scott Rall: It's amazing what lives in little streams
Column: The braggart with the ducktail who would be president
As others see it: Legislature special session now unlikely
Letter: Key medical drug is hijacked from public
Column: Trump's Potemkin village
Column: Trump's pivot to Damascus
Donald D. Benz
Norbert P. Anderson
Rosemary Abels (Hansen) Heideman
How does your garden grow? Williams property one of four on upcoming tour
Column: June 28, 1876 -- Circus in town, complaints ensue
Looking Back: 1966 -- Construction aplenty taking place in Worthington
Heart of St. Kilian: 129-year-old parish goes to oratory status
Column: People are always talking about other people here
Out and About
Puhl 80th birthday
Isder 85th birthday
Alberts 97th birthday
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December 17, 2015
Minnesota miners, blacks, travelers await special session decision
ST. PAUL — About 600 Minnesota Iron Range workers will not know until after the holidays if their unemployment benefits will be extended. Black...
December 17, 2015 - 8:36pm
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
December 3, 2015
Letter: Chances can't be taken with Syrian refugees
By Del Strehle, Rushmore With the lack of information about the Syrian refugees that want to come to America, I fail to be able to understand why anyone would be willing to let them into the United States. There is no way that there can be any type of background check on any of them...
opinion / letters
December 3, 2015 - 4:38pm
November 19, 2015
One day — today: Wah Wah Say becomes U.S. citizen
WORTHINGTON — “I love America,” said Wah Wah Say with a broad smile and a giggle Thursday afternoon as she took a break from her English...
November 19, 2015 - 8:52pm
Naturalization workshop offered Saturday
WORTHINGTON — The Immigrant Law Center of Minnesota will lead a free workshop Saturday to assist individuals interested in becoming a U.S. citizen. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m., with the workshop to start at 9 a.m., at West Learning Center, 117 11th Ave., Worthington. During...
November 19, 2015 - 8:51pm
October 14, 2015
Nobles County Sheriff sued by ACLU-MN
ST. PAUL — The American Civil Liberties Union of Minnesota (ACLU-MN) has filed a lawsuit against Nobles County Sheriff Kent Wilkening and his...
October 14, 2015 - 9:10pm
October 13, 2015
Dayton blunt in MN forum: Anyone who can’t accept immigrants ‘should find another state’
ST. CLOUD — Harsh words and heartfelt sentiment were exchanged by community members and local officials on racial issues in Central Minnesota at the St. Cloud NAACP Community Conversation with Gov. Mark Dayton. Hosted Tuesday at St. Cloud Public Library, about 100 people from...
October 13, 2015 - 9:32pm
September 23, 2015
Pope Francis focuses on environment, poverty and migrants at White House
WASHINGTON (Reuters) — Pope Francis Wednesday urged the United States to help tackle climate change and touched on other divisive U.S. political...
September 23, 2015 - 8:35pm
August 26, 2015
Grassley fields questions at Sibley event
SIBLEY, Iowa — U.S. Sen. Chuck Grassley visited Wednesday morning with constituents at the Osceola Community Hospital in Sibley. State Sen....
August 26, 2015 - 9:20pm
July 21, 2015
Letter: Let's live together with courage, inclusion
By Debra Hogenson, Brewster In her recent letter, Diane Tow of Brewster claimed that Worthington is full of “illegals” and implied that all rational people share her view. I disagree. Timid people who cannot adapt to change may share her outlook. People who fear people who...
opinion / letters
July 21, 2015 - 8:33am
July 17, 2015
Letter: A need to be tougher on illegal immigrants
By Diane Tow, Brewster Any rational person who can look around the streets of Worthington will see what has happened. Identity fraud is obviously a common practice. This city is full of illegals and everyone seems to turn a blind eye. Why? Money, plain and simple. There is no...
opinion / letters
July 17, 2015 - 9:37pm
July 13, 2015
No sanctuary from immigration detainers in Worthington: WCCO radio misreported Worthington as safe for undocumented criminals, officials say
WORTHINGTON -- Worthington is not a safe haven for would-be undocumented criminals, city and Worthington Police Department officials said Monday....
July 13, 2015 - 8:30pm
April 26, 2015
Immigration program tonight
WORTHINGTON — The West Area Labor Council/AFL-CIO and UFCW 1161 will be hosting an event from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Nobles County Integration Collaborative location at Minnesota West Community and Technical College. The objective of the workshop is to engage community members and...
April 26, 2015 - 8:19pm
April 16, 2015
Safe roads, insured drivers: Rep. Hamilton sponsors Minnesota bill allowing undocumented immigrants to get driver’s licenses
ST. PAUL — District 22B Rep. Rod Hamilton (R-Mountain Lake) is sponsoring a bill that would eliminate the need for proof of lawful residency in the United States to obtain a driver’s license. Hamilton said H.F. 97 should be passed for one single reason. “It comes down...
April 16, 2015 - 8:19pm
April 15, 2015
Letter: Consider ‘self-sufficient’ nature of many immigrants
The United Nations — via the Refugee Resettlement Program — is behind our refugee situation. Is time to bring this fact “out of the shadows.” Up to 95 percent of the refugees currently present in the U.S. — large numbers from terrorist-sponsoring countries — were ordered...
opinion / letters
April 15, 2015 - 10:24pm