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Ranum pleads guilty to three felony charges
New 72-unit apartment complex planned for Grand Avenue
Sanford Worthington Medical Center begins CEO transition
Bumper bushels: Farmers reap rewards from timely rains
Candidate debates to air Thursday on public TV
High school football: H-BC, E/E win big in section playoffs
High school football: Trojans fall to Sibley East, Luverne tops St. Peter
Section 3A South volleyball: Higher seeds win first-round matches
Section football playoffs: Showdown season is here
Prep football: H-LP finishes off perfect regular season
Editorial: Hamilton for District 22B Representative
Letter: Vote yes for Sunday liquor sales in Worthington
Letter: More feasible -- and affordable -- plan needed for school district
Letter: Businesses should take down political signs
Letter: Trump has ‘vision and fortitude’ needed for presidency
Ralph W. Thueson
Linda Diann Finke
Margaret "Jean" Bolin
Patricia "Pat" J. Smedsrud
Eleanor Clarke Garrish
Looking Back: 2006 -- Worthington Ambulance Service wins honor
Pumpkin soup perfect start for lively (but civil) dinner party
Potted mums difficult to establish if planted in fall
Column: Worthington is no stranger to election hullabaloo
New adaptation of ‘Sense and Sensibility’ arrives at Guthrie
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Birth: Oct. 26, 2016
Kill 80th birthday
Taylor 90th birthday
Kunze 90th birthday
Schaap 90th birthday
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City of Worthington Notice of Public Hearing
April 22, 2016
Mark and Michelle Johnson, Sibley, Iowa, announce the engagement of their daughter, Courtney Lynn Johnson, to Cody DeLon Newgard, son of Ronda...
April 22, 2016 - 12:56pm
August 26, 2015
Grassley fields questions at Sibley event
SIBLEY, Iowa — U.S. Sen. Chuck Grassley visited Wednesday morning with constituents at the Osceola Community Hospital in Sibley. State Sen....
August 26, 2015 - 9:20pm
July 27, 2015
Johnson 50th anniversary
Jerry and Louise Johnson will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with an open house from 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday at the Fulda Senior Center. They...
July 27, 2015 - 12:19pm
June 4, 2015
Two men found guilty in Osceola County
SIBLEY, Iowa — A 29-year-old Paullina, Iowa, man was found guilty of multiple burglary charges last week in Osceola County District Court. Seth William Johnson was found guilty of third-degree attempted burglary and two counts of third-degree burglary, each aggravated misdemeanors....
June 4, 2015 - 6:16pm
April 20, 2015
Johnson 90th birthday
Violet Johnson, Worthington, will celebrate her 90th birthday on Monday. Greetings may be sent to her at 1502 Minnesota Drive, Worthington ...
April 20, 2015 - 11:18am
March 30, 2015
YMCA Annual Cruise Dinner to celebrate 30th anniversary
The Worthington Area YMCA staff is ramping up for the 30th Annual Cruise Dinner that will be hosted April 11 at the Worthington Event Center. Andy Johnson, the YMCA’s executive director, is excited to be a part of the fundraiser once again this year. “It is always a highlight...
March 30, 2015 - 9:10pm
March 29, 2015
Women’s Expo offers up info, food and freebies
WORTHINGTON — Some people come for the seminars, to find out pertinent health information or to glean new recipes. Others like to learn about...
March 29, 2015 - 7:46pm
March 17, 2015
Johnson 65th anniversary
Jerry and Grace Johnson, Worthington, celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary March 11. Greetings may be sent to them at 1409 Second Ave.,...
March 17, 2015 - 8:12am
December 18, 2014
Woman sentenced for murder in husband’s overdose
STILLWATER — A Minnesota woman faces six years in prison for providing a lethal dose of methadone to her husband after he drank a dozen beers. Jennifer Marie Johnson, 44, was sentenced Thursday to 74 months in prison in connection with the overdose last year at their Newport...
December 18, 2014 - 8:43pm
November 5, 2014
Minnesota voters split their picks
ST. PAUL — Minnesota retains its reputation for being, well, unpredictable when it comes to elections. In Tuesday’s election, the state’s voters gave two Democratic former recount survivors relatively easy victories, but turned over control of the state House to Republicans....
November 5, 2014 - 8:32pm
November 4, 2014
NBC predicts Dayton wins final victory
ST. PAUL -- Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton hoped for one final victory Tuesday to cap his nearly 40-year career as a public servant, and NBC News said that would happen. No vote totals were available as of press time in the race between Dayton, seeking his second term as governor,...
November 4, 2014 - 8:28pm
October 31, 2014
Final debate summarizes Minnesota governor's race
ST. PAUL — Minnesota governor candidates who often deliver long campaign speeches neatly summarized their differences during their final debate “Minnesota...
October 31, 2014 - 10:35pm
October 29, 2014
Johnson, Kuisle visit Worthington
WORTHINGTON — With Election Day less than a week away, Republican gubernatorial candidate Jeff Johnson and GOP running mate Bill Kuisle made...
October 29, 2014 - 8:14pm
October 28, 2014
Controlling the House
ST. PAUL — Republicans have been shut out of power in the Minnesota state Capitol for two years, and in next week’s elections are seeking...
October 28, 2014 - 7:59pm
October 26, 2014
Jobs drive state economy, candidates agree
MINNEAPOLIS — Gov. Mark Dayton and Republican challenger Jeff Johnson agree that creating jobs is job No. 1 for the next governor. But they differ sharply on what a governor can or should do to shape the state’s economy. They also part company on how good economic conditions...
October 26, 2014 - 8:01pm