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Event will celebrate Crippen’s book about railroad depot
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Gov. Dayton: Special session is dead. Again.
Currie State Bank, First State Bank of Okabena announce merger agreement
Social Media Breakfast Club event aims to assist local businesses with online promotion
Prep football: Adrian hands MCC first loss
Prep football: Sibley-Ocheyedan swarms over Unity
Prep football: Trojans move to 3-1 with victory over Tri-City United
Prep soccer: WHS boys win 4-2; girls lose a tough one
College football: Bluejays to rely on defense against Dakota College
Column: District 518 offers PASS classes to connect with, inform families
Column: Cut out this column if you like cutting the grass
Column: Vote for Trump helps undo climate change progress
Column: Trump's new hotel offers everything he claims to hate
Letter: ‘Feelings and emotion’ as a birthday nears
Kathryn A. Reller Wilson
Bosmas add barn quilt to their northwest Iowa property
Column: Shaking Up the Sanctuary
Looking Back: 1991 -- Perkins family receives conservation honor
Column: Robert Kennedy’s visit to city brought unprecedented excitement
School of Prayer event is Oct. 7-8
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Bakker 50th anniversary
De Berg 80th birthday
Gerber 95th birthday
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Notice of Public Hearing
School Board Minutes for August
Data: Sept. 23, 2016
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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