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Column: Don't blame your pain on the weather
Column: WCS event for incoming kindergarten students is March 16
Elta E. Barker
Edna De Wilde
Lloyd John Ebner
Column: Worthington’s first Shorty — A colorful life and a sad end
At 102, Eleanore Ebeling enjoys a sharp mind -- and daily exercise, too
You gotta have heart: Heart attack recovery sets new priorities for Murphy
Disheveled Theologian: Some thoughts on love in this Valentines week
Looking Back: 1942 -- Worthington taking part in 'salvage for victory' program
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July 7, 2016
Letter: Let’s spread the word about alternative treatments
I’ve spoken with many people over the years about a common frustration, and that’s the inability to get someone to help find the answers to questions about natural healing (such as, does it work? Is there information that’s somehow slipped through the cracks that I should be...
July 7, 2016 - 11:37am
June 15, 2016
Letter: Comments at meeting taken out of context
As I read the article Tuesday morning on the city council discussion of the BenLee restaurant space, I noticed that my comments were taken out of context and misquoted. At the council meeting last (Monday) night, I stated that I could understand a shortening of time frame for a coffee...
June 15, 2016 - 10:53am
March 30, 2016
Letter: Trump is the wake-up call the nation needs
Well now, isn’t democracy wonderful? Watching the angry criticism by the gals on “The View” and TV news media is quite entertaining. As far as criticism by Mitt Romney of Donald Trump goes, people in glass houses should throw stones. There’s some disenfranchised ex-Delphi...
March 30, 2016 - 9:44am
June 1, 2015
Letter: Special session represents ‘do-over’ for Greater Minnesota
ELY — Despite a $2 billion surplus, bipartisan support for key initiatives and high hopes for a renewed focus on the needs of rural communities, the regular session of the 2015 Legislature can hardly be called the “Greater Minnesota session.” With legislators unable to pass...
June 1, 2015 - 7:45pm
April 15, 2015
Letter: Consider ‘self-sufficient’ nature of many immigrants
The United Nations — via the Refugee Resettlement Program — is behind our refugee situation. Is time to bring this fact “out of the shadows.” Up to 95 percent of the refugees currently present in the U.S. — large numbers from terrorist-sponsoring countries — were ordered...
April 15, 2015 - 10:24pm
March 1, 2015
Letter: Vote ‘yes’ for Osceola County hotel/motel tax
On Tuesday, a special election will be held in Osceola County to seek approval of a 5 percent hotel/motel tax. On behalf of the Osceola County Economic Development Commission, I would like to take this opportunity to ask the residents of Osceola County to consider a “YES” vote...
March 1, 2015 - 8:44pm
February 18, 2015
Letter: Writer responds 'with compassion’ to criticism
The author of the Feb. 16 letter to the editor titled “Birth control a key in limiting abortions” objects to my Jan. 27 “GOP needs bolder strategy on abortion” letter. I will respond with compassion. 1. Compassion for the child. Take another look at the “Eclipse of Reason”...
February 18, 2015 - 9:10pm
January 14, 2015
Letter: Time flies when you’re having fun
Hello Worthington, The German exchange stu-dent Vanessa Pazurek, from the sister-city Crailsheim, writes again. The time flies away. I can’t believe that half of my time here in Worthington is already over. When I look back, it was a great time with a lot new experiences. A while...
January 14, 2015 - 8:38pm
December 9, 2014
Letter: State representative analyzes budget forecast
Rep. Joe Schomacker, District 22A (R-Luverne) Minnesota’s economic experts say a budget surplus is expected for our state’s next two year budget cycle, which is positive news. It’s always better to be in the black than to face a budget shortfall. So while I’m pleased...
December 9, 2014 - 8:22pm
November 18, 2014
Letter: Help sought in uncovering county school history
Nobles County Country School Heritage Preservation Project Committee Pat Demuth, Jerry Fiola, Paul Hoffman, Sandy Wood, Roger Zarn The Nobles County Historical Society has begun perhaps its most ambitious heritage preservation project ever. Over the next one to two years, we hope...
November 18, 2014 - 8:59pm
November 17, 2014
Letter: Student begins to feel at home in Crailsheim
Jessica Herrera Crailsheim, Germany I am this year’s German exchange student, Jessica Herrera, sharing of what I have experienced so far. It has been three months since I have been in Germany, and I can finally say that it feels like home. I have gotten to make more friends,...
November 17, 2014 - 7:37pm
Letter: Former officer’s family appreciates support
Peggy (Radenbaugh) Konold & family Sioux Falls, S.D. On Oct. 29th, 2014, Wayne Radenbaugh, my father, was laid to rest. He served on the Worthington Police Department and retired as a sergeant after 31 years of service. I am writing this letter to personally thank all of...
November 17, 2014 - 7:33pm
October 16, 2014
Letter: Harmon’s experience would benefit council
By Chuck Moore, Worthington Perhaps the primary criteria for anyone searching for employment is experience. The person with the most experience often is hired. Mike Harmon, who seeks to be a member of Worthington’s city council, has the experience necessary to benefit the entire...
October 16, 2014 - 4:28pm
August 15, 2014
Letter: District offers Credit Recovery, online learning opportunities
WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Area Learning Center (ALC) is an alternative model that provides a variety of educational programs leading to a high school diploma. Note: Any student from our area should communicate with their school counselor or principal to see if they qualify Who...
August 15, 2014 - 9:40pm
August 12, 2014
Letter: Senators vote to give away gun rights
I’m writing to tell you all who voted to destroy us. Forty-six senators who voted to give your rights to the U.N. Sen. Al Franken and (Sen. Amy) Klobuchar were our Democrats from Minnesota who voted to let the U.N. take our “guns.” The band would have affected all private...
August 12, 2014 - 12:15pm