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Half-cent sales tax extension formally adopted
Council gives PBK another chance to build movie theater
U.S. Republican Senator McCain will return Tuesday for healthcare vote
New WPD officers take oath
200 immigrants in Texas were smuggled into a pitch-black trailer. 10 died, and the driver has been charged.
P.J. Fleck expects Gophers' defense to be personnel-based this season
Vikings put Latavius Murray on PUP list, Sharrif Floyd on non-football injury list
Twins finalize trade with Braves for Jaime Garcia
Reinforcements have Vikings offensive line coach Tony Sparano excited for season
Vikings' backup quarterback Case Keenum relishes extra reps
Christmas already? Consider this gift-giving practice
Swift: Decorating project really takes the cake
Growing Together: How to keep flowers flowering all summer
Letter: Student's time in Worthington is winding down
Column: Hospice doesn’t mean a surrender of hope
George B. Johnson
Jennie Van Ruler
Lorraine Emma Huehn
Disheveled Theologian: Some bright morning … or evening
Column: PWs kept farms operating when war called away farmers
Looking Back: 2007 -- Luverne airport gets key federal funding
'Green.com' and 'megabyte blue:' Crayola's '90s tribute to the internet
Column: ‘Kids Went Here’ - That’s what you could say on bronze plaque
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Lohse 100th birthday
Doeden 85th birthday
Birth: July 18, 2017
Becker 60th anniversary
Henning 50th anniversary
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March 7, 2017
U.S. Senate revokes Obama federal land-planning rule
WASHINGTON -- The U.S. Senate on Tuesday, March 7, revoked a rule that aimed to give the public more input into federal land management decisions,...
March 7, 2017 - 4:14pm
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