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Carrie Underwood final headliner for 2018 WE Fest
Applying science to life, students release monarch butterflies into the wild
Pilot survives with minor injuries after plane crashes near Willmar, Minn.
After Minn. town fired police chief for doing his job, council bypasses hiring process for his replacement
Minn. blames assisted living facility in resident's death
Prep football playoffs: Section first-round matchups are set
Wednesday football roundup: Pipestone Area upends JCC
Prep football: Turnovers hurt WHS again in 47-0 loss to Waseca
College volleyball: Minnesota West blasts Anoka-Ramsey
North Dakota rookie defenseman could make debut vs. Gophers
Tinkering with a Midwest favorite: Cinnamon Scotcheroos shake things up
WORLD OF WINE: How to celebrate upcoming Champagne Day
LOST ITALIAN: Butternut Bleu Cheese Sauce a go-to for fall dining
Letter: October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month
Column: Worthington schools are still full; different solution is proposed
John Alison Vihlen
Leland Elton Schmidt
Witzel keeps up with technology at Beltline Automotive
1992: Worthington hosts mayoral conference
Disheveled Theologian: Count it all joy!
Column: Through an era, this was one of year’s memorable day
Looking Back: 1992 -- Three retiring from Worthington post office
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Adolph 90th birthday
Birth: Tobiah Loy
Wassenaar 50th anniversary
Jurgensen 60th anniversary
Data: Oct. 19, 2017
Notice of Special School Election
Data: Oct. 18, 2017
Data: Oct. 17, 2017
Nobles County Board of Commissioners Drainage Final Hearing
August 4, 2011
Eighteen and activated for duty
WESTBROOK -- John Bass served 33 months in the U.S. Navy during World War II, but he doesn't have a single medal, pin or service bar to show...
August 4, 2011 - 8:41pm
March 25, 2009
Cselovszki considered for job
Round Lake-Brewster Superintendent John Cselovszki has been named as a finalist for the Sleepy Eye School Superintendent position. Sleepy Eye School Board members will visit Round Lake-Brewster schools Friday and Board Chairperson Darla Remus said the board hopes to make a decision...
March 25, 2009 - 12:00am
March 3, 2009
JCC, Worthington call for No Child Left Behind Change
JACKSON -- At least two area school districts are joining others around the state in calling for reform of the No Child Left Behind Act of 2001 (NCLB). The act, an initiative of the Bush Administration, aims for stronger school accountability for student performance, more freedom...
March 3, 2009 - 10:12pm
March 2, 2009
Club strategy: Recruit more players of chess
SIBLEY, Iowa -- Jodene Kruse and John Flores share a love for chess, and their passion for the game has evolved into a mission to find other chess devotees and cultivate more players. Their first step was to start a chess club in northwest Iowa, and the Sibley Chess Club recently...
March 2, 2009 - 11:06pm
December 18, 2008
Meeting and greeting: New bishop pays visit to far reaches of diocese
WORTHINGTON -- Just a week ago, Bishop John Quinn was installed as Coadjutor Bishop of the Diocese of Winona. Within days, Quinn was on the road...
December 18, 2008 - 12:00am
December 17, 2008
Family's spruce tree chopped down, stolen
John Alin looked out his window Monday and got a shock. It wasn't what he saw, but what he didn't see. The Colorado blue spruce he had watered...
December 17, 2008 - 8:00am
December 12, 2008
'Cow tax' legislation on its way
Congressional legislation is in the works that will seek to exempt livestock from the Clean Air Act, U.S. Sen. John Thune said Thursday. With approval, the legislation would effectively eliminate the possibility that cattle and other livestock will be taxed as a way to cut down on...
December 12, 2008 - 9:45am
White powder investigated
BISMARCK -- A suspicious white powder delivered to Gov. John Hoeven's office Thursday morning is probably harmless, preliminary tests show. Nevertheless, the state Highway Patrol, Health Department and the FBI will continue to investigate the case and no matter the outcome, a suspect...
December 12, 2008 - 9:00am
November 19, 2008
Man gets 27 months for assault
John William Butcher, also known as John William Goodman, 25, of 28050 490th Ave., Ponsford, has been sentenced to more than two years in prison for domestic assault. According to court records: He came home intoxicated on Aug. 20 and attacked a woman in the household, who was sleeping...
November 19, 2008 - 12:00pm
November 10, 2008
Chaplain to keynote Veterans Day address
WORTHINGTON -- John Morris, chaplain for the Minnesota National Guard, knows first hand what veterans have done for this country. Morris, who has served in Iraq, is the featured speaker for the Minnesota West Community and Technical College Veterans Day celebration. The program...
November 10, 2008 - 12:00am
October 31, 2008
Letter: Questioned attack ads are likely libelous
Mr. Dieter's recent letter suggested that Sen. Barack Obama's legal challenge to a series of attack ads shows a disregard for the First Amendment's protection of speech. Mr. Dieter is wrong. Our nation's courts do not allow claims of freedom of speech to serve as cover for slander...
October 31, 2008 - 12:00am
Letter: A hero our family needs
The reason our family supports John McCain for president is really quite simple. Aside from his obvious qualities and ability, he understands our needs as well as our limitations and disadvantages. You see, our family is an honest, hard-working, middle class family of three here...
October 31, 2008 - 12:00am
Letter: The rich have been getting richer
John McCain has accused Barack Obama of class warfare by eliminating huge tax cuts for the rich. Class warfare has been waged against the poor and middle class for the last 20 years through lowering wages and hiring illegals by corporations, jobs and companies moving out of the U.S....
October 31, 2008 - 12:00am
October 30, 2008
Letter: McCain-Palin will protect the unborn as well as sportsmen
Peg Olsem wrote a great letter to the editor regarding the fact that Senator Obama is extremely pro-abortion. Both Senator McCain and Governor Palin have supported the rights of the unborn. Another consideration hunters and sportsmen and women might want to think about is that both...
October 30, 2008 - 12:00am
October 29, 2008
Brief: Joe popular: Plumber gets bumper stickers
Joe the plumber may rank right behind Sarah Palin as a McCain campaign attention-grabber. Bumper stickers featuring the famous pipeman are popular with McCain supporters: "I'm voting with Joe the plumber" and "Working Joes for McCain" are two. And on Tuesday, McCain's Minnesota...
October 29, 2008 - 11:00am