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Frozen stuffed chicken entrees cause salmonella problems
Two Jackson men appear on domestic assault charges
Fireworks — more fun for humans than pets
Fireworks displays planned in region
Amateur baseball: Cubs overcome Lakers in see-saw battle
Legion baseball: Slayton beats HL-O in 10
Legion baseball: Pipestone dispatches Post 5 in six
Zach Hacker: Football starting early this year
Scott Rall: The cling-ons are soon to arrive
'Labor Corner' Column: Singing a union song
Column: Momentum on Obama's side
Column: Michelle Obama's evolution
Column: The Donald vs. TV
Letter: A great experience at Prairie View
Marcella Mildred Winter
The Barn at Corabelle
Column: Strolling through Millard Walker Park's history
Column: For the love of a blanket named Blue
Religion briefs: July 2
Looking Back: 2010 -- At least four tornadoes hit Sibley area
Out and About
Leinen 60th anniversary
Bakker 75th birthday
Jansen 85th birthday
Larson 90th birthday
Meester 60th anniversary
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June 9, 2015
Dredging up the past
WORTHINGTON — A study of sediment depth and the effectiveness of Sunset Bay as a desilting basin shows the Worthington water body will need...
June 9, 2015 - 8:56pm
Open water on Lake Okabena
March 9, 2015 - 9:10pm
March 5, 2015
Cleaning up Lake Okabena
WORTHINGTON — The state of Lake Okabena’s health took center stage during the Okabena-Ocheda Watershed District’s meeting earlier this week. For years, the Worthington lake has produced pungent summer algal blooms and given off a murky appearance — far from the clear, clean...
March 5, 2015 - 7:44pm
February 8, 2015
Decontamination units for lake area
DETROIT LAKES — The fight against aquatic invasive species is being stepped up this summer in Becker County. The county will be getting two more decontamination units for this summer’s quest to stop AIS, and the process to hire an AIS coordinator and inspectors for the county...
February 8, 2015 - 9:22pm
February 3, 2015
Two believed missing in southwest MN lake
LAKE BENTON — Authorities were searching Tuesday afternoon for a Lake Benton man and his girlfriend who apparently died after going through the ice on the sprawling southwest Minnesota lake, which has the same name as the nearby town. The Lincoln County Sheriff’s Department...
February 3, 2015 - 7:55pm
December 1, 2014
Too close to the lake
WORTHINGTON — Members of the Okabena-Ocheda-Bella Clean Water Partnership Joint Powers Board have officially requested to be involved in any future discussions on the transition or potential reuse of Worthington’s municipal golf course, Prairie View Golf Links, should the course...
December 1, 2014 - 8:26pm
July 1, 2014 - 9:05pm
June 15, 2014
Regatta vendors roll in(side) with the rain
WORTHINGTON — BenLee’s Café lacked light breezes and a lake view, but it did offer shelter from the raging rainstorm during Saturday’s...
June 15, 2014 - 10:06pm
May 13, 2014
Lake Park to dedicate fountain
LAKE PARK, Iowa — Community leaders in Lake Park are hoping a water fountain that will double as an aeration system will help reduce the severity...
May 13, 2014 - 9:37pm
May 8, 2014
DNR, city talk riparian rights
WORTHINGTON — Owning a home on Worthington’s Lake Okabena has long come with riparian rights to use lake water to run through sprinkler systems and keep lawns looking lush and green. However, with Lake Okabena’s water levels on a downward trend since 2011, city officials have...
May 8, 2014 - 7:45pm
June 6, 2013
WORTHINGTON -- While most visitors to Sailboard Beach this weekend will be looking out over the water, they may want to look down as well. Water...
June 6, 2013 - 10:04pm
May 24, 2013
Doug Wolter: Sometimes you can go home again
Everyday life has a tendency to numb the senses. There are significant moments all around us if only we'd take the time to look, but we miss them because we are either too tired, too distracted, or too much in a hurry to care. But once in a while we all get in touch with our sentimental...
May 24, 2013 - 9:41pm
May 7, 2013
Lake Okabena clean-up Sunday
WORTHINGTON -- The Lake Okabena Improvement Association will host its annual clean-up around Lake Okabena from 4 to 6 p.m. Sunday. Volunteers who want to assist with the clean-up efforts are asked to meet at 4 p.m. at the Centennial Park parking lot adjacent to the Beach Nook. Anyone...
May 7, 2013 - 9:27pm
April 25, 2013
Lake and stream monitors sought
ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) seeks volunteers to track the health of their favorite lake or stream through the Citizen Lake Monitoring Program or the Citizen Stream Monitoring Program. Volunteers measure water clarity in their lake or stream weekly throughout...
April 25, 2013 - 5:45pm
April 3, 2013
Image: Ice Out
April 3, 2013 - 9:58pm