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South Dakota students save money, get head start on college career
PolyMet opponents want law judge hearings
Backpack distribution is Thursday
Government Center steps to be repaired
Priest victims fault settlement plan, seek $80 million, not $13 million
High school volleyball: Trojans hope experience puts them over the top
Girls tennis: Trojans drop opener to Harrisburg
High school football: H-LP gridders aiming for success
Amateur baseball: Cubs fall in state opener; Milroy wins
Girls tennis: Luverne splits early triangular tests
Sean Hannity, Trump's 'spin doctor'
Letter: Divider-in-chief is at it again
Column: Why pension oversight is important
Column: A nice column about Trump
Column: District 518 geared up for start of new school year
Curtis Lowell Schmidt
James Robert Arnt
Robert D. Miller
Theodore "Ted" Kamstra
Looking Back: 1966 -- Foreign ag specialists visit Worthington
Column: Is it possible to be fast asleep for three or four weeks?
Crazy about the cube: Abel Piper, 12, participates in Rubik’s Cube National Championships
Disheveled Theologian: Twenty years later, still glad to have him with me
Column: Getting lost in the clouds
Out and About
Westman 111th birthday
Miller 50th anniversary
Hemmen 60th anniversary
Berger 80th birthday
Scheepstra 85th birthday
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Regular School Board Meeting Minutes
June 28, 2016
Franken staffer hears infrastructure concerns
WORTHINGTON -- Regional officials convened Tuesday at the Biotechnology Advancement Center in Worthington to take part in U.S. Sen. Al Franken’s Rural Infrastructure Listening Tour. The discussion was led by Jake Schwitzer, Franken’s policy advisor. He was accompanied by Bree...
June 28, 2016 - 9:55pm
April 24, 2016
JBS honors employees with service awards
April 24, 2016 - 7:13pm
April 7, 2016
‘Grow your own’ skilled worker: MN West establishes fruitful partnerships with JBS, others
WORTHINGTON — As Baby Boomers look toward retirement, employers are looking for new skilled workers to take their places and to expand the workforce. In an effort to fill needs for skilled laborers, Minnesota West Community and Technical College has partnered with a number of other...
April 7, 2016 - 10:38pm
March 28, 2016
We are JBS: Communication is key at Worthington’s largest employer
WORTHINGTON — After countless hours of talking in front of mirrors, watching cartoons and spending time with his new friends, Mohsine Gdid...
March 28, 2016 - 5:02pm
January 20, 2016
Letter: Wording in previous letter was chosen carefully
By John Terhark, Worthington This letter is response number two to Mr. Moerke’s letter wanting an apology from me to the hardworking laborers of JBS for a letter I wrote recently about what the union did in re-opening our contract with JBS. Little did he realize that there is a...
January 20, 2016 - 9:25pm
January 11, 2016
WREDC, JBS establish rental housing fund
WORTHINGTON — Worthington Regional and Economic Development Corp. and JBS announced Monday the creation of the WREDC Rental Housing Challenge Fund. The fund was created to encourage building new multi-unit market rate rental properties. JBS seeded the fund with a $50,000 donation...
January 11, 2016 - 8:46pm
Letter: Sentence in letter needs different interpretation
By Karen Terhark, Worthington In a response to Mr. Moerke’s letter posted Jan. 5, “Comment about JBS workers deserves an apology,” I have to say this. Mr. Moerke, please reread the fourth paragraph in the letter posted Dec. 28, 2015: “JBS, union leaders need to do more for...
January 11, 2016 - 4:53pm
January 5, 2016
Letter: Comment about JBS workers deserves apology
By Dale Moerke, Luverne In John Terhark’s letter of Dec. 29, 2015, letter, “JBS, union leaders need to do more for employees,” he criticizes the local union leadership for recent changes in the collective bargaining agreement. That criticism is something to be expected and it...
January 5, 2016 - 8:02pm
January 4, 2016
Letter: JBS should step up to help with soccer fields
By Alan Oberloh, Worthington (Former Worthington mayor) I thought I could add some clarification to the article in the Jan. 2 Globe. A joint committee was established in 2006 to research ways to improve Worthington’s soccer fields. We actually toured the then-new fields constructed...
January 4, 2016 - 4:19pm
December 28, 2015
Letter: JBS, union leaders need to do more for employees
By John Terhark, Worthington On Friday, Dec. 5, in an article written by John Spiegelhoff and Dale Moerke titled “With unions, everyone benefits,” the concept of union workers bonding together to improve their wages, hours and working conditions is right. However, it is not the...
December 28, 2015 - 9:39pm
December 14, 2015
JBS employees give big: Record $122,431.75 given to United Way of Nobles County
WORTHINGTON — A fundraising effort that began in September received a huge boost thanks to the kindness and generosity of the employees at...
December 14, 2015 - 10:24pm
September 2, 2015
Letter: "These people" in UFCW understand proposal
By Dale Moerke, Luverne As a dues-paying member of UFCW Local 1161, I would like to share a different opinion then that of my union brother in his letter of Aug. 31, “Union Strong? JBS employee thinks not.” * An hourly wage increase. * A one-time bonus payment. * A reduction...
September 2, 2015 - 5:50pm
August 31, 2015
Letter: Union strong? JBS employee thinks not
By John Terhark, Worthington I have worked at the Worthington meatpacking plant, currently JBS, for more than 30 years, and I was always under the impression that a union was there to stand up for and protect the members. I thought that the union was there to look out for the best...
August 31, 2015 - 5:02pm
August 23, 2015
Five are first to graduate from JBS/Minnesota West program
WORTHINGTON — Over the past couple of years, JBS worked with Minnesota West Community and Technical College to create an industrial technology...
August 23, 2015 - 8:58pm
July 17, 2015
Column: The right time, the right place and a big scoop
WORTHINGTON — Almost none of us are at just the right place at just the right time. Of course. Most often that never happens. I was trying to remember when I could say I was at the right place at the right time. One thing came to mind. At the back of the Hotel Thompson there is...
July 17, 2015 - 9:38pm