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Scheel appears on first-degree murder charges in slaying of grandparents
Major pushback against Line 3 recommendation
Data: April 26, 2018
Owners of Bird Island home destroyed by fire now face charges
For employees, students to get paid, McNally Smith college building must sell before 2019
Thibodeau 'proud' of Timberwolves' progress
Sabathia liked what he heard from Twins
NFL Draft: Vikings' GM Rick Spielman open, as always, to trading for additional picks
Sano hits home run in Twins 4-7 loss to Yankees
College women's athletics: Lady Jays sign four new players
New Mall of America movie theater to offer food options
Worthington retailers jump into internet sales tax debate
Big farm insolvency plays out in state court
Lange’s Cafe ends 24-hour service after 62 years
Bingham Lake family business up for sale after 89 years
Place a Business Announcement
Letter: Time to get tough on confinement buildings
Letter: Historical society thankful for support at meeting
1963 Impala was beautiful, but it fell apart
Time to respond to reader feedback
Letter: Looking out for farmers' best interests
Allan James Ritter
Arlene Mina Johansen
Minnesotans could have been exposed to measles in Winona and Albert Lea, officials say
Wild Mushroom Crostini recipe can be tailored to occasion
When it comes to wine, what are tannins?
STDs rising in Minnesota
COMMENTARY: Why we won't take a break from learning
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85 Birthday Card Shower
Virg & Marge
Shirley (Mayer) Klosterman
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
City of Worthington planning commission notice of public hearing
Data: Nov. 27, 2017
April 18, 2018
Second carp study planned on Lake Okabena
WORTHINGTON — The E.O. Olson Trust Committee awarded $6,250 to the Okabena-Ocheda Watershed District Monday to conduct a second carp study...
April 18, 2018 - 8:30am
February 10, 2018
Murky waters: From carp to excess nutrients, Lake Okabena assessment continues
WORTHINGTON — A pair of assessments under way on Worthington’s Lake Okabena will be used to guide board members of the Okabena-Ocheda Watershed District as they identify ways to improve water quality in the local basin.
February 10, 2018 - 7:45am
January 31, 2018
Big pike reeled in Saturday on Lake Okabena
WORTHINGTON — Jake Cuperus and his fishing buddies — 4-year-old son Lawson and friend Brandon Van Westen — were ice fishing on Lake Okabena...
January 31, 2018 - 7:00am
December 9, 2017
Watershed contracts with Ducks Unlimited for Ocheda dam project
WORTHINGTON — Members of the Okabena-Ocheda Watershed District voted Tuesday to commit up to $80,000 for Ducks Unlimited to create a final design for dam renovations on Lake Ocheda. DU had provided the district with an initial cost estimate during the planning process for a lake...
December 9, 2017 - 7:16am
November 22, 2017
New committee looks to ‘create a vision’ for Lake Okabena
WORTHINGTON — A new committee will attempt to craft a comprehensive plan for the future of Lake Okabena. The main question it will ask: What do we want our lake to be?
November 22, 2017 - 6:48am
October 25, 2017
Study reveals high carp levels in Lake Okabena
WORTHINGTON — The results of a study conducted on Worthington’s Lake Okabena two weeks ago to measure the carp population has revealed a...
October 25, 2017 - 7:36am
October 11, 2017
Taser-like device used on Lake Okabena to shock fish, count carp
WORTHINGTON — With temperatures a few degrees warmer than freezing Tuesday morning, a biologist and water resource scientist launched a boat...
October 11, 2017 - 7:31am
September 8, 2017
Watershed District to assess carp populations in Lake Okabena
WORTHINGTON — The Okabena-Ocheda Watershed District’s board of managers voted Tuesday to pursue a trio of assessments on Lake Okabena as...
September 8, 2017 - 3:04pm
August 17, 2017
Okabena-Ocheda Watershed Tour offered Aug. 31
WORTHINGTON — The Center for Active Living (CAL), in conjunction with the Okabena-Ocheda Watershed District, will host a watershed tour at 3 p.m. Aug. 31. The tour is open to anyone interested in learning more about water quality in the Okabena-Ocheda Watershed District. Bussing...
August 17, 2017 - 8:52am
August 9, 2017
Cleaning up the water -- work on Prairie View project to commence
WORTHINGTON — A week ago, Sailboard Beach on Worthington’s Lake Okabena was lined with a blue-green foam, the waves rolling toward shore...
August 9, 2017 - 8:01am
July 18, 2017
End of the day
July 18, 2017 - 7:47pm
July 14, 2017
Worthington man saves teen from drowning on Lake Okabena
WORTHINGTON — Mike Harlow, 30, feels fortunate to own house on Lake Avenue that looks right out onto Lake Okabena. The beautiful location...
July 14, 2017 - 9:15pm
May 30, 2017
Letter: Thanks to all who assisted with lake cleanup
By Jason Vote, President, Lake Okabena Improvement Association, Worthington On Wednesday, May 24, the Lake Okabena Improvement Association hosted its annual Lake Okabena cleanup. I want to thank the 80 volunteers who helped in the lake cleanup. All of the public shoreline of Lake...
May 30, 2017 - 10:36pm
May 7, 2017
Colors in the sky
May 7, 2017 - 8:25pm
April 5, 2017
Bid letting anticipated soon on Prairie View project
WORTHINGTON — Nearly four months after the Okabena-Ocheda Watershed District was awarded a $428,000 Clean Water Fund grant from the Minnesota Board of Water and Soil Resources to complete a water storage and filtering project on the former Prairie View Golf Links property, Administrator...
April 5, 2017 - 8:31pm