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Column: Don't blame your pain on the weather
Column: WCS event for incoming kindergarten students is March 16
Elta E. Barker
Edna De Wilde
Lloyd John Ebner
Column: Worthington’s first Shorty — A colorful life and a sad end
At 102, Eleanore Ebeling enjoys a sharp mind -- and daily exercise, too
You gotta have heart: Heart attack recovery sets new priorities for Murphy
Disheveled Theologian: Some thoughts on love in this Valentines week
Looking Back: 1942 -- Worthington taking part in 'salvage for victory' program
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Meester 60th Anniversary
Birth: Feb. 18, 2017
Coyer 100th birthday
Data: Feb. 21, 2017
2016-2017 Community and Visitor Guide
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March 19, 2015
Riding the waves
March 19, 2015 - 7:32pm
February 25, 2015
Letter: Some potential solutions for cleaning up our lake
By Craig Bergh, Worthington I enjoyed your recent article on pollutants in Lake Okabena. We are slowly bringing the causes of our algae blooms to light. Here is a good article from Wisconsin (http://www.jsonline.com/news/wisconsin/changes-in-americas-dairyland-foul-waters-of-green-bay-b99344904z1-274684891.html)...
February 25, 2015 - 9:42pm
February 24, 2015
Letter: Process for fixing our lakes must be accelerated
By LeRoy K. Peterson, Slayton I am writing to make people aware of reality regarding Lake Okabena in the Feb. 20 article by Julie Buntjer. The survey made may have the sources of the pollution coming to the lake correct, but it is one thing to know what is wrong with the lake...
February 24, 2015 - 8:32pm
Letter: Look for '0' when buying lawn fertilizer
By Roger E. Nelson, Worthington Julie Buntjer did a great job on the article in the Feb. 20 Daily Globe with the facts she was given. Everytime I read something about the algae bloom and sediment in our lake, I think there is something missing: the effect that carp and buffalo...
February 24, 2015 - 8:29pm
February 19, 2015
Answers: Production ag the largest contributor to nutrients in Lake Okabena
WORTHINGTON — When the Okabena-Ocheda Watershed District’s board of managers contracted with a firm to study the chemistry in Lake Okabena...
February 19, 2015 - 8:56pm
January 26, 2015
Blandin Leadership group presents to council
WORTHINGTON — In a brief Worthington City Council meeting Monday night, a group participating in Blandin Community Leadership Training made a brief presentation regarding its interest in supporting the city of Worthington and the council. The Blandin group attended the first...
January 26, 2015 - 8:50pm
January 12, 2015
Ice conditions sketchy
WORTHINGTON — While extremely cold temperatures in recent weeks have helped to make ice on area lakes, the conditions are far from ideal. Ice...
January 12, 2015 - 9:40pm
January 11, 2015
Cannon restoration delayed, but moving back on track
WORTHINGTON — After starting off with a bang by garnering support and collecting monetary donations, plans to restore a World War II-era Japanese...
January 11, 2015 - 6:50pm
November 11, 2014 - 8:44pm
August 15, 2014
Cooking up a smelly bloom
WORTHINGTON — Earlier this week the water along Lake Okabena’s Sailboard Beach looked nothing like the picturesque blue waters often seen...
August 15, 2014 - 8:34pm
June 10, 2014
WORTHINGTON — By mid-afternoon Tuesday, food vendors were beginning to get set up, the lakeside road was secured by barricades and a handful...
June 10, 2014 - 8:44pm
February 5, 2014
Watershed district lists plans to improve area lakes
WORTHINGTON — With extreme variability in dissolved oxygen testing on Lake Ocheda this winter, it appears the likelihood of a significant fish kill has dwindled. The news is disappointing for Okabena-Ocheda Watershed District board members, who have spent the past several years...
February 5, 2014 - 10:07pm
January 17, 2014
No air down there: Dissolved oxygen levels could lead to fish kills
WORTHINGTON — A harsh winter with early ice and snow cover may lead to winter fish kills on several southwest Minnesota lakes, according...
January 17, 2014 - 9:50pm
January 14, 2014
Letter: Thoughts on a new library and Lake Okabena
By Roger E. Nelson, Worthington Building a new Nobles County Library on the old pool site makes a great deal of sense to me. It can still be a park if the land is not sold. The county could build a library, and the city still retain the land. With the ponds on this site, it can...
January 14, 2014 - 11:44am
November 17, 2013
Lake algae hangs around
WORTHINGTON — As colder temperatures worked to create a sheet of ice across Lake Okabena last week, passersby may have noticed something on...
November 17, 2013 - 11:13pm