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UPDATE: Boyfriend with a record arrested in crash that killed University of St. Thomas student
Felon accused of counterfeiting scheme, Hastings police say
Mystic Lake Casino planning Super Bowl acts
Frogs in Minnesota, across U.S. dying from disease
Susie Island transferred to Grand Portage Band
Tuesday prep roundup: WHS boys soccer team rolls on
Cross country: LQPV/DB wins in Madison
Girls tennis: Worthington nips Marshall, 4-3
Girls soccer: Offense hard to find in 8-0 WHS loss
College volleyball: Improved Lady Jays are energized
Column: District 518 continuing to offer PASS
How reading can make you healthier and happier
Bygone staples and technology of the 1970s
Mystery plant has edible berries
Patience is a virtue, especially in gardening
Marilyn (Rogers) Koch
Ronald W. Ebeling
Jacqueline "Jackie" Barrett
Terrie L. Roede
Disheveled Theologian: Evening reminiscences
Column: Sunday afternoon outing sufficient for true world wonder
Looking Back: 1992 -- Bristow joins staff of local insurer
Disheveled Theologian: Updates and encouragement
Column: There is White House shadow across swath of our local region
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Bruns 50th anniversary
Jensen 85th birthday
Hohensee 50th anniversary
Wallace 80th birthday
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Notice of hearing on proposed assessment
Notice of hearing on proposed assessment
November 22, 2015
Shopping small impacts community in huge way
WORTHINGTON — Small Business Saturday is a national event that promotes shopping at local stores the Saturday after Thanksgiving. Amanda...
November 22, 2015 - 4:29pm
August 16, 2015
POET releases first-ever economic impact study
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — POET, one of the world’s largest ethanol producers, released its first-ever economic impact study on Thursday, revealing the impact the company has made to national economic growth and job creation in 2014. The company, in a press release, cited the following...
August 16, 2015 - 8:47pm
May 27, 2015
Farmers analyze new water rule: Does it go too far?
ST. PAUL — Farmers who worry that the federal government wants to regulate mud puddles on their land are examining a 297-page rule the Obama administration released Wednesday. The new water quality rule was not well received in farm country, but agriculture groups’ attorneys...
May 27, 2015 - 8:17pm
April 8, 2015
Prairie View to be studied for water quality impact
WORTHINGTON — Since discussions first began to circulate about the future of Prairie View Golf Links and whether it will remain a viable 18-hole golf course, conversations have also flowed about keeping the course in public ownership as a way to protect water quality. Now, the...
April 8, 2015 - 8:36pm
January 14, 2015
Trains roll through low oil prices
ST. PAUL — Plunging oil prices do not immediately mean fewer trains will cross Minnesota, a state railroad expert says. North Dakota oilfield activity has slowed since prices tumbled, but Dave Christianson of the Minnesota Department of Transportation told state senators Wednesday...
January 14, 2015 - 8:46pm
January 1, 2015
Forum offers info on new immigration programs
WORTHINGTON — Minnesota families and community members will gather at 1 p.m. Sunday at St. Mary’s School, 1206 Eighth Ave., to receive information from the Immigrant Law Center of Minnesota about President Obama’s executive action on immigration reform. The educational forum...
January 1, 2015 - 9:27pm
December 14, 2014
Chamber hits membership milestone
WORTHINGTON — As they got ready for an upcoming meeting, the staff at the Worthington Area Chamber of Commerce recently realized the organization...
December 14, 2014 - 8:44pm
November 9, 2014
NCE giving out $13K in grants
WORTHINGTON — The generosity of Nobles Cooperative Electric (NCE) member-owners continues to have an effect on local communities, with many small donations — averaging only 50 cents a month — making significant impact. Member-owners who participate in Operation Round Up allow...
November 9, 2014 - 8:21pm
September 11, 2014
Minnesota will take time to study pipeline route alternatives
ST. PAUL — It all started with a crayon. At least that was the rhetoric used during Thursday’s Minnesota Public Utilities Commission hearing regarding proposed alternate routes for the Sandpiper Pipeline project. The original route, along with the eight proposed “system alternatives,”...
September 11, 2014 - 7:58pm
April 6, 2014
Professor, students make headway at MN Capitol
DETROIT LAKES — A few years ago, Jayne Jones was sitting in a Twin Cities bar playing cribbage with her now husband, and there happened to be a legislator there having one too many drinks — or more. “He was drunk as a skunk, and he announced to the entire bar that unlike...
April 6, 2014 - 8:22pm
March 19, 2014
Senate panel trims financial penalty from bullying bill
ST. PAUL — State Senate Republicans have been able to alter, but not stop, controversial bullying prevention legislation that DFL lawmakers and their supporters say is a top priority this legislative session. The latest changes came Wednesday in the Senate Finance Committee, where...
March 19, 2014 - 8:47pm
March 17, 2014
MOORHEAD — Mark Askegaard is one of scores of farmers south of Fargo-Moorhead who are using the courts and political influence against a $1.8...
March 17, 2014 - 8:53pm
July 20, 2011
Letter: Poor example of shutdown's impact
I was a little shocked and a lot angry when I picked up the Daily Globe to see our "leaders" in the community outraged over the shutdown in that Coors beer might be taken off the shelf. I was affected by the shutdown, and what I am outraged by is the mentally ill that could not see...
July 20, 2011 - 12:00am
July 5, 2011
Shutdown: County sees minimal impact
WORTHINGTON -- In their second full day of work since the state government shutdown, Nobles County department heads updated commissioners Tuesday on the impact the shutdown has on their departments. Perhaps most affected thus far is Nobles County Family Services, which receives payment...
July 5, 2011 - 8:33pm
March 28, 2011
MADD Victim Impact Panel seeks local speakers
WORTHINGTON -- In 2008, 163 individuals died in Minnesota as a direct result of alcohol-related crashes. More than 43,000 individuals in the state were arrested for driving while impaired (DWI), and of those, more than 1,000 had 10 or more DWIs on their driving record. Locally, Worthington...
March 28, 2011 - 8:09pm