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1 dead, 1 hospitalized after shooting on St. Paul's East Side
Sanford Worthington recognized for flu protection efforts
A Q&A with new Minnesota Supreme Court Justice Anne McKeig
WHS Marching Trojans claim Tri-State Band Festival Parade Sweepstakes, People’s Choice
SMAC grants enable regional arts efforts
Girls soccer: Trojans fall to Willmar in the rain
College football: Slow start comes back to bite Bluejays
Prep volleyball: Worthington goes 2-5 at St. James Tournament
Prep football: E-E's precision on display in Fulda
Cross country: Fairmont wins Class 2A title at Milaca
Column: A Republican worth voting for
Column: District 518 offers PASS classes to connect with, inform families
Column: Cut out this column if you like cutting the grass
Column: Vote for Trump helps undo climate change progress
Column: Trump's new hotel offers everything he claims to hate
Douglas R. Geertsema
Norma J. Janssen
Patricia Marie Adelmann (Janssen)
Bosmas add barn quilt to their northwest Iowa property
Column: Shaking Up the Sanctuary
Looking Back: 1991 -- Perkins family receives conservation honor
Column: Robert Kennedy’s visit to city brought unprecedented excitement
School of Prayer event is Oct. 7-8
Out and About
Bakker 50th anniversary
De Berg 80th birthday
Gerber 95th birthday
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Notice of Public Hearing
School Board Minutes for August
Data: Sept. 23, 2016
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