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Resource conservation topic of Wednesday meeting
Drum roll, please
Kindergarten Round-Up is Monday at Prairie Elementary
Drug quantity is up, prices down
Area Legionnaires attend National Legislative Conference
COLLEGE BASKETBALL: No. 16 seed UMBC ousts No. 1 Virginia in historic upset
Girls basketball: T-M-B gets consolation title at state
Girls basketball: Two Trojans on All-Big South team
Gopher women upset Green Bay in NCAA tourney opener
College basketball: Herkimer rallies late to beat Minnesota West in national tourney
What to look for on plant descriptions
Column: Assistive technologies benefit all
An economics class taught me about gender and income inequality
Commentary: An open letter to the kids who walked out of school Wednesday
Letter: A plea for positive debate in upcoming election season
Dorothy J. Saathoff
Ronald "Ron" Francis
Annie M. Boll
Rosella J. Dammer
Disheveled Theologian: It's your choice
Change in ‘milestone’ announcements takes effect March 31
Hope for fighting deadly impatiens disease
Bart and Sherry DeBoer to speak at 25th Community Prayer Breakfast
5 Irish-themed sweets for St. Patrick's Day
out and about
Smit 70th anniversary
Birth: Tate Ruyter Wintz
Voss 85th birthday
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
City of Worthington planning commission notice of public hearing
Data: Nov. 27, 2017
November 4, 2015
All clear: As presence of zebra mussels expands, Lake Okabena shows no sign of invasive species
WORTHINGTON — Those who enjoy watersports on Worthington’s Lake Okabena can celebrate a little victory after recent inspections of monitoring...
November 4, 2015 - 9:03pm
January 28, 2015
Invasive species program requirement for boaters suspended
ST. PAUL — A requirement that Minnesota boaters receive training and place decals on their trailers is being postponed while legislators consider changing the program, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources announced Wednesday. A law passed in 2012 requires people pulling...
January 28, 2015 - 7:56pm
April 24, 2013
Threat of aquatic invasives brings greater enforcement, awareness
WORTHINGTON -- Last year, boaters in southwest Minnesota may have received a free pass -- a warning instead of a citation -- if they forgot to pull the plug on their bilge tank before leaving a lake. This year, with stepped up enforcement and a heightened concern for the spread of...
April 24, 2013 - 9:38pm
April 16, 2013
Aquatic Invasive Species meeting Tuesday
WORTHINGTON -- The Okabena-Ocheda Watershed District, Lake Okabena Improvement Association and Heron Lake Watershed District will host an aquatic invasive species educational program at 7 p.m. Tuesday in the Farmer's Room of the Nobles County Government Center, 315 Tenth St., Worthington. The...
April 16, 2013 - 11:10pm
April 4, 2013
Big fish story: Asian carp issue reaches Minnesota
ST. PAUL -- New tests show Asian carp likely are not colonizing Minnesota waters, however, experts say that shoudn't slow efforts to stop the...
April 4, 2013 - 10:37pm
April 3, 2013
Invasive species program set
WORTHINGTON -- The Heron Lake Watershed District (HLWD), in partnership with the Okabena-Ocheda Watershed District (OOWD) and the Lake Okabena Improvement Association, will host a public information meeting regarding aquatic invasive species at 7 p.m., April 23 in the Farmer's Room...
April 3, 2013 - 10:16pm
February 20, 2013
Politicians eye invasive carp
ST. PAUL -- Minnesotans fighting Asian carp think they may have temporary and permanent ways to slow the advance of the voracious eater. Organizations...
February 20, 2013 - 11:02pm
February 10, 2013
Watershed prepares for invasives
WORTHINGTON -- From keeping invasive species like zebra mussels out of local lakes, researching ways to reduce the number and duration of algal...
February 10, 2013 - 9:20pm
March 16, 2011
Dayton, lawmakers look to fight invasive species
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota policymakers want to quickly launch a long-discussed war on plants and animals invading the state. Asian carp, including...
March 16, 2011 - 9:40pm
October 15, 2010
Will sunfish eat zebras?
October 15, 2010 - 9:53am
October 14, 2010
Wait-and-see on flowering rush
October 14, 2010 - 11:00am
October 13, 2010
Tracking an invader: Science class studies zebra mussels with DNR
October 13, 2010 - 2:30pm
November 18, 2009
Column: Getting rid of common buckthorn
ALEXANDRIA - Buckthorn, a small, shrubby tree, is a nonnative species that has become a big problem in Minnesota's woodlands and wetlands. In 1999, buckthorn was identified as a restricted noxious weed. This means that its sale, transportation or movement is prohibited statewide by...
November 18, 2009 - 10:39am