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Lt. Gov. Tina Smith to visit Worthington Thursday
District 518 board hears news of Prairie Elementary activities
Sunset Park is headquarters for Saturday swim, hockey
City sees increase in commercial and residential development in 2016
Worthington man sentenced for first-degree criminal sexual conduct
Prep roundup: Pipestone Area wins Big South Conference wrestling tournament; Three Trojans seniors place first
Gymnastics: Trojans score over 141, top Blue Earth Area
Prep sports roundup: Marshall tops JCC boys basketball team again
WHS basketball: Trojans claim fourth straight in win over New Ulm
Prep roundup: Two late goals lift LS-H/SP past Luverne
Health care bill offers ‘real solutions’
Letter: Weber’s ‘bait and switch’ on health care
Letter: Changes needed in charitable gaming taxation
Letter: Introduction of invasive species can be stopped
Column: Restoring checks and balances
Janet Lucille Belz
Dora Mae Laura Pommier
Paul Henry Jones, Sr.
Looking Back: 2007 -- Hoffman, Hagen earn special Chamber honors
Herb chicken and mushrooms easy, elegant dinner favorite
A fast-food salad you’ll want to make at home
Column: Nose for news and all other noses once were pressed into these
Paulzines embrace adoption, finalize fourth in November
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Five generations: Ebeling family
Wachter 95th birthday
Enterprise Funds 2017 Adopted Budget
2017 Minnesota City Summary Budget Statement
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April 25, 2016
Low farm prices mean plenty of worry
LISMORE — About 30 years ago, in the midst of one of the worst farming downturns in the Midwest since the Great Depression, Gene Metz of Lismore...
April 25, 2016 - 9:28pm
January 6, 2016
Oregon native tribe uneasy with armed standoff over land rights
BURNS, Ore. — When armed men first took over a U.S. government wildlife refuge in Oregon this weekend, the leader of the area’s Native American...
January 6, 2016 - 4:03pm
October 12, 2015
Thanks, but no thanks: Worthington council says no to park offer
WORTHINGTON — The Worthington City Council overwhelmingly voted no on a proposal to purchase property from American Reformed Church to construct a neighborhood park at Monday night’s meeting. Also topping the council agenda was a renewal of an agreement between the Worthington...
October 12, 2015 - 10:14pm
August 19, 2015
Council discusses land annexation
WORTHINGTON — The Worthington City Council met for an early morning workshop Wednesday during which an annexation study of land south of the city was discussed. The land is located directly south of the city’s corporate limits between the railroad tracks and the southern boundary...
August 19, 2015 - 8:23pm
July 16, 2015
Bedford Industries to expand
WORTHINGTON — The city’s Economic Development Authority met Monday night to discuss proposals from two local companies interested in acquiring land on Rowe Avenue. In June, the EDA received an approximately five-acre lot from the city of Worthington in hopes to resell the property...
July 16, 2015 - 8:01pm
May 28, 2015
41 indicted in multi-state drug trafficking ring
MINNEAPOLIS — U.S. District Attorney Andrew Luger announced Thursday the indictment of 41 members of a multi-state drug trafficking ring that...
May 28, 2015 - 8:51pm
February 18, 2015
Council approves annexation study
WORTHINGTON — During a special city council meeting Wednesday morning, discussions continued regarding two possible annexations: the first an area along the south side of Worthington, between former Minnesota 60 (the south beltline) and the new four-lane highway; the second an area...
February 18, 2015 - 8:37pm
January 28, 2015
Nobles County proposes updates to feedlot ordinance
WORTHINGTON — While it still faces final approval from the Nobles County Board of Commissioners, a rewritten feedlot ordinance is hoped to ease confusion among farmers and make it easier for manure management officials to ensure land application of manure is being done correctly. The...
January 28, 2015 - 9:06pm
January 27, 2015
Supervisors approve MOU with Sibley
SIBLEY, Iowa — The Osceola County Board of Supervisors is busy with budget sessions and meetings for the first half of the week. Aside from departmental budget reviews, Tuesday’s agenda called for a vote on a memorandum of understanding with the city of Sibley to trade land parcels. The...
January 27, 2015 - 8:38pm
September 18, 2014
‘Dad done it right’
WILMONT — Jim Joens of rural Wilmont has been selected as the 2014 Nobles County Soil and Water Conservation District’s Conservationist of...
September 18, 2014 - 7:53pm
April 1, 2014
Compass Prairie SNA considered for public hunting
WORTHINGTON — A 19-acre native prairie southwest of Worthington was the subject of a public meeting Tuesday evening as the Minnesota Department...
April 1, 2014 - 9:23pm
April 8, 2013
School district buys land for buses
WORTHINGTON -- District 518 is in the process of purchasing some land for the city. At a Monday night meeting of the Economic Development Authority...
April 8, 2013 - 11:14pm
December 11, 2012
DNR to receive Murray County land from Ducks Unlimited
SLAYTON -- A total of 188 acres of land in northwest Murray County's Cameron Township is expected to be donated to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. In 2008, Minnesota's voters passed the Clean Water, Land and Legacy Amendment to increase Minnesota's sales tax by three-eighths...
December 11, 2012 - 8:36pm
October 8, 2012
Council OKs land requests
WORTHINGTON -- During Monday night's meeting at City Hall Council Chambers, the Worthington City Council approved a McDonald's USA request for...
October 8, 2012 - 10:40pm
June 23, 2012
Column: British land 'vultures' once roamed prairie
WORTHINGTON -- We are 261 years beyond 1751. That was the year Benjamin Franklin, Founding Father, told of his dislike of immigrants. The immigrants who troubled Franklin were the Germans. B. Franklin wondered, "Why should Pennsylvania ...
June 23, 2012 - 12:00am