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District 518, city and county discuss potential WELL collaboration
City targets Thompson Hotel, other rental properties over ‘horrific’ living conditions
A firefighting family: Von Holdts celebrate more than 65 years of battling blazes
City narrows down its wish list for new sales tax projects
Two Rock Nobles corrections agents arrested
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'Dogs do it again: Swaney’s overtime game-winner sends UMD into region final
Timberwolves rally to edge Knicks
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Applications sought for rural broadband auction
Making a splash
State Chamber pushes for income tax relief
AGCO launches apprenticeship program
High school project for warming calves turns into business plan
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Hard to differentiate between rally or improvement
Commentary: How do we make a safe school setting?
Column: Rural call completion bill signed into law
Column: NCIC implementing new Achievement and Integration Plans
Are you kind when you disagree with someone?
Theodora "Teddy" Christy Fujan
Marlyn L. Giffin
James "Jim" Fox
Pioneer Village, Dayton House chosen for faith-based film sites
How to turn gift plants into long-term houseplants
Impress your guests with sweet Zeppole di San Giuseppe pastry
Sparkling wines are not created equally
'Singspiration' event is Saturday night
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Van't Hof 60th anniversary
Birth: Hailey Jean DeGroot
Holtrop 60th anniversary
Smit 70th anniversary
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
City of Worthington planning commission notice of public hearing
Data: Nov. 27, 2017
March 20, 2018
AGCO launches apprenticeship program
JACKSON — In an effort to recruit, train and retain skilled workers, AGCO will launch a new registered apprenticeship program for mechatronics technicians and welders/assemblers at 1 p.m. Wednesday at the Intivity Center, 202 Industrial Parkway. Jackson.
March 20, 2018 - 9:55am
March 17, 2018
'Antiques Roadshow' appraiser to host events
REGIONAL — Mark Moran, an Iola, Wis. appraiser with appearances on PBS’ hit show “Antiques Roadshow,” will assess antiques at several area libraries from March 24-29. Moran’s first stop is at Meinders Community Library in Pipestone at 10 a.m. March 24. He will visit Windom...
March 17, 2018 - 1:02pm
March 10, 2018
JCC hosting public meetings regarding facility needs
JACKSON — The Jackson County Central School District is inviting district residents to participate in its future facilities maintenance and upkeep decisions. Coming at the heels of an extensive independent evaluation that identified 392 districtwide projects worth approximately...
March 10, 2018 - 9:40am
February 26, 2018
School shooting threat at Jackson County Central leads to arrest
JACKSON — A Jackson County Central student is in custody after allegedly threatening to engage in a school shooting. According to a joint press release by the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office and Jackson County Attorney’s Office, law enforcement arrested a student Sunday night...
February 26, 2018 - 11:57am
January 24, 2018
Worthington gets 11 inches of snow; 46 mph wind gusts in Monday blizzard
WORTHINGTON — With the largest snowstorm to hit southwest Minnesota in several years, Mother Nature packed a punch Monday with heavy snow and...
January 24, 2018 - 7:27am
January 13, 2018
Two program enhancements coming to Minnesota West
JACKSON — Minnesota West Community and Technical College in Jackson announces the introduction of two new program enhancements in Automotive Technology and Power Sports Technology to begin in fall 2018.
January 13, 2018 - 10:01am
December 6, 2017
Jackson native releases debut novel
JACKSON — For years, Linda James had accumulated the perfect ingredients for a debut novel. Set sometime in the 1960s. A fictitious Minnesota...
December 6, 2017 - 7:38am
November 29, 2017
Holiday Fest offers something for everyone in Jackson
JACKSON — While there is still time for Mother Nature to deliver a white Christmas, several area communities are celebrating the season with...
November 29, 2017 - 7:27am
November 28, 2017
Jackson native to visit regional libraries
JACKSON — Jackson native Linda (Polz) James will visit the Jackson and Lakefield public libraries this week and discuss her debut novel, “The Space in Between.” Published in October, the 1979 Jackson High School graduate’s novel is set in 1968 in Springville, Minn. — a...
November 28, 2017 - 8:25am
November 18, 2017
SWMn NWIa Venture Network aims to stimulate economic development
JACKSON — About 90 people with interest in stimulating regional economic development convened Thursday at the Intivity Center for a new networking...
November 18, 2017 - 8:01am
November 11, 2017
Large municipal liquor stores thrive, smaller stores a mixed bag in 2016
REGIONAL — A recent report from State Auditor Rebecca Otto found that large municipal liquor stores in southwest Minnesota did very well in 2016. Worthington brought in $460,363 in profits, Pipestone $149,826, Jackson $121,900, Windom $130,701 and Luverne $83,486. Each of the...
November 11, 2017 - 7:52am
Splash pad coming to Jackson; fun anticipated to begin in August 2018
JACKSON — Fun, free and safe summertime entertainment for all ages. That’s what the Splash’n Jackson Committee hopes its splashpad project...
November 11, 2017 - 7:46am
November 9, 2017
Minnesota author to visit Jackson, Fulda on Wednesday
PEQUOT LAKES — An award-winning Minnesotan poet and historical fictionist will visit two area libraries next week. Candace Simar will offer a short reading and discuss her research and writing at 11 a.m. Nov. 15 at the Jackson Library and at 2:30 p.m. that afternoon at the Fulda...
November 9, 2017 - 2:29pm
November 4, 2017
Jackson’s AGCO earns three national awards
JACKSON — AGCO has added some new hardware to its shelves at its center in Jackson’s Industrial Park. Since August, the agriculture machinery...
November 4, 2017 - 7:28am
October 17, 2017
Author Eskens to appear at libraries
JACKSON — Award-winning and best-selling Minnesota author Allen Eskens will be at the Jackson and Lakefield libraries on Oct. 25 at 11 a.m. (Jackson) and 2 p.m. (Lakefield).
October 17, 2017 - 3:01pm