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Klobuchar, Franken announce more than $100 million in critical heating aid
Community helps build Oxford Street; 2017 overlay project could be delayed
Nobles SWCD begins connecting with landowners on buffers
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Section 3A cross country: Luverne girls, Windom Area boys prevail
Section 2AA cross country: Koller leads WHS runners
Iowa state football: H-LP puts perfect record on the line
Scott Rall: Hi ho, hi ho, it's off to work we go
Section football: Fulda, MLA, MCC finish the job
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Letter: School referendum represents chance to ‘pay it forward’
Editorial: Schomacker for District 22A Representative
Letter: Our schools are committed to our students and our community
Carol E. Anderson
Ralph Wellington Thueson
James G. Myers
Community Thanksgiving dinner is Nov. 24
Disheveled Theologian: Banana bread evangelism
2016 Local Business Guide Directory
Looking Back: 2006 -- Worthington Ambulance Service wins honor
Pumpkin soup perfect start for lively (but civil) dinner party
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December 6, 2011
Canada geese take flight to feed in area fields Tuesday afternoon from the only open water on Lake Okabena in Worthington. The large numbers...
December 6, 2011 - 9:29pm
December 1, 2011
Lake seining success yet to be seen
WORTHINGTON -- After pulling his nearly half-mile-long nets through Lake Bella over a five-week period this fall, commercial fisherman Scott...
December 1, 2011 - 9:22pm
October 30, 2011
Pilates and Yoga Connection opens in Heron Lake
HERON LAKE -- Tucked around the side of a building on its main drag is Heron Lake's newest business -- Pilates and Yoga Connection. Angela Stenzel...
October 30, 2011 - 7:19pm
August 19, 2011
Man hurt in fire at Biorefining-Bingham Lake
WINDOM -- One person was taken to Windom Area Hospital after a fire occurred at the POET Biorefining-Bingham Lake, Friday afternoon. At about 2:20 p.m. the fire occurred during an upgrade to the plant. A contractor who was working on the upgrade was injured before the plant's deluge...
August 19, 2011 - 8:36pm
June 29, 2011
Stolen car found in lake
WORTHINGTON -- A vehicle reported stolen from JBS Swift was found in Indian Lake Tuesday evening, according to Worthington Public Safety Director Mike Cumiskey. Incident reports show the vehicle was actually reported in the lake at a boat landing before it was reported stolen. A...
June 29, 2011 - 8:43pm
June 12, 2011
Taylor'd Cakes in Lake Wilson serves up tasty fun
LAKE WILSON -- Non-traditional, whimsical and unique. These are just a few of the terms that can be used to describe the beautiful and fun creations...
June 12, 2011 - 9:32pm
May 8, 2011
Lake clean up in Worthington
WORTHINGTON -- Assisted by scores of volunteers armed with gloves and black trash bags, Lake Okabena received its customary spring cleaning Saturday. Human-made...
May 8, 2011 - 7:43pm
May 5, 2011
Lake clean up
Members of Brad Grimmius' "You and the Outdoors" class at Worthington High School pick up sticks and trash along the shore and in the parks around...
May 5, 2011 - 8:45pm
April 12, 2011
Putting the docks back
City of Worthington employees use a loader to move and position the dock as they place it back into Lake Okabena Tuesday afternoon at Chautauqua...
April 12, 2011 - 8:20pm
April 4, 2011
Ice continued to become nearer and nearer to being a thing of the past Monday on Worthington's Lake Okabena. There should be even more melting...
April 4, 2011 - 8:08pm
March 30, 2011
Two arrested in drug bust
SPIRIT LAKE, Iowa -- The Dickinson County Sheriff's Office executed an early morning search warrant Sunday at 16620 255th Ave. in the Francis Sites area. Mitchell Nordin, 24, and Drew Nielsen, 46, both of Spirit Lake, were arrested on charges of possession of a controlled substance...
March 30, 2011 - 9:26pm
March 24, 2011
Grassley speaks in Spirit Lake
SPIRIT LAKE, Iowa -- After beginning his presentation with a short statement, Sen. Chuck Grassley turned over his Thursday afternoon town meeting...
March 24, 2011 - 9:20pm
March 8, 2011
HLBE denies bankruptcy rumors
HERON LAKE -- Despite rumors that may be circulating, Heron Lake BioEnergy has not filed for bankruptcy and has no intention of doing so, according to HLBE General Manager and board president Bob Ferguson. Recently, the company signed an agreement with its lender to extend the maturity...
March 8, 2011 - 9:25pm
March 4, 2011
Lake Ocheda Landowners group forms steering committee
WORTHINGTON -- A steering committee was formed Thursday night during a meeting of Lake Ocheda Landowners to begin discussing options for carp control in the chain of lakes south of Worthington. The large population of rough fish in the three basins is considered one of the biggest...
March 4, 2011 - 8:31pm
March 1, 2011
Board seeks $2M for Lake Okabena
WORTHINGTON -- Members of the Okabena-Ocheda-Bella Clean Water Partnership joint powers board voted Tuesday to request $2 million in legacy funds...
March 1, 2011 - 8:51pm