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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
Boo! Windom’s haunted house will spark ‘Old School Nightmares’
Minnesota already breaking voting records ahead of Nov. 8
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
Column: Unaffordable health care for southwest Minnesota
Editorial: Peterson in the 7th with an asterisk
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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May 23, 2016
Taliban meet on succession as Obama confirms leader’s death
PESHAWAR, Pakistan — Senior members of the Afghan Taliban met to choose a successor to their former leader Mullah Akhtar Mansour Monday after U.S. President Barack Obama confirmed his death in a drone strike inside Pakistani territory at the weekend. The Taliban themselves have...
May 23, 2016 - 3:54pm
February 3, 2015
Civil Rights leader presents at MN West
Editor’s note: The following article contains usage of an offensive word that has been included because of its relevance to the subject matter. WORTHINGTON...
February 3, 2015 - 8:01pm
August 20, 2012
DFL House leader says Gauthier should not run
ST. PAUL -- The Democratic Minnesota House leader wants Rep. Kerry Gauthier, DFL-Duluth, to leave the Legislature after police reports indicate...
August 20, 2012 - 10:14pm
May 24, 2012
USDA leader tours local businesses
WORTHINGTON -- John Padalino, acting administrator of the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Rural Development program, was in Worthington earlier...
May 24, 2012 - 8:52pm
January 3, 2012
Senate leader picks leadership team
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota Senate Majority Leader Dave Senjem has filled out his leadership team with two committee chairmen. The Rochester Republican Tuesday appointed Sen. Julianne Ortman of Chanhassen as deputy leader and Sen. Bill Ingebrigtsen of Alexandria as the fifth assistant...
January 3, 2012 - 11:13pm
December 28, 2011
New GOP Senate leader ready to go forward
ST. PAUL -- It is back to the future for Minnesota Senate Republicans with Dave Senjem back in charge. "The direction is nothing but forward," Senjem said, adding that despite his history as GOP leader "it is a new day." A 69-year-old senator from Rochester, Senjem moves into the...
December 28, 2011 - 7:02pm
December 27, 2011
New state senate leader named
ROSEVILLE -- Minnesota state Sen. Dave Senjem of Rochester makes a return as Senate Republican leader after an 11-hour meeting Tuesday. The...
December 27, 2011 - 9:40pm
September 20, 2011
New MnSCU leader predicts hard decisions
ST. PAUL -- The new leader of Minnesota's 31-school higher education system told his bosses Tuesday that tough choices are ahead and predicted...
September 20, 2011 - 7:57pm
September 7, 2011
Henning, leader of Nobles County Farmers Union, dies
LISMORE -- Tim Henning, president of the Nobles County Farmers Union since September 2001, died Tuesday evening at the age of 53. Henning, a farmer from rural Lismore who was also a past chair of the Senate District 22 DFL party, was diagnosed in July with soft tissue carcinoma,...
September 7, 2011 - 8:25pm
April 11, 2011
Hispanic community leader facing swindling charges
WORTHINGTON -- A man who claimed to be an advocate for the Hispanic community is facing felony-level charges for allegedly swindling a man who had come to him for help. According to a criminal complaint, Lito Robert Ramirez, also known as Roberto Ramirez, 43, of Worthington, is charged...
April 11, 2011 - 8:18pm
November 12, 2010
Magnus: Assistant majority leader
WORTHINGTON -- Minnesota State Sen.-elect Doug Magnus has been chosen as Assistant Majority Leader by the Senate Republican Caucus, according to a release from his current House of Reprentatives office. Magnus, who hails from Slayton, noted that Amy Koch of Buffalo was elected Senate...
November 12, 2010 - 9:05pm
March 11, 2010
Bill to shift streamlining job to employees
ST. PAUL -- The Senate leader's proposal to abolish two state departments and trim another, while also cutting the number of political appointees throughout state government, met opposition from within his own party. However, it gained support from unions that would not be affected. The...
March 11, 2010 - 12:00am