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A Fourth of July dessert that's festive, delicious and low-calorie
Enhanced security rules imposed for all flights to US
MN Supreme Court denies convicted child killer Josue Fraga an appeal
Top-ranking Vatican cardinal charged with sex offenses in Australia
Two Yellowstone National Park tourists injured by bison
Kepler, Mejia power Twins past Red Sox
Hughes rejoins Twins pitching staff
Halftime tirade product of higher expectations from United coach Adrian Heath
Tyus Jones says new teammate Jimmy Butler adds toughness to team
Ex-NFL running back Portis considered murder after losing millions
Hoops on Hops: How and why glassware adds to your enjoyment of beer
All-American fun: Patriotic playdough is an easy DIY for summer
Champagne: A refreshing explosion for the Fourth of July
Letter: Graduation, music and travel mark end to stay
Letter: WPD known for rude police behavior
Mary Ann Wurdeman
Douglas "Dugan" Suss
Gwinevere Elaine Neil
Column: Slip away to a luxury weekend at your Hotel Thompson
Disheveled Theologian: Treasure hunting
Looking Back: 1967 -- 1923 WHS graduate speaks at 100th Carleton commencement
Column: What became of those magic pills that cut fuel costs in half?
WHS 70th reunion
out and about
80th Birthday: Iva Barber
Munns 70th anniversary
Hoefker 60th anniversary
Abrahamson 50th anniversary
Data: June 29, 2017
City of Worthington summary financial report
City council resolution No. 2017-06-02
City of Worthington Statement of Revenues, Expenses and Changes in Net Position
Independent school district 518 call for bids
Lewis and Clark Regional Water System
June 20, 2017
Lamp, Wynja awarded Lewis & Clark’s highest honor
TEA, S.D. — Two former directors of the Lewis & Clark Regional Water System, Roger Lamp and Scott Wynja, were presented with the “Lewis & Clark Trailblazer Award” on May 25 at the system’s 27th annual membership meeting in Tea. This is the system’s highest award....
June 20, 2017 - 11:09am
June 16, 2017
Dayton celebrates funding for water pipeline to Worthington
WORTHINGTON — After several visits with then-Sen. Mark Dayton in Washington, D.C., and even more trips to St. Paul during the past four years...
June 16, 2017 - 9:11pm
June 13, 2017
Editorial: Worthington's big water win
It’s probably impossible to calculate just how many trips supporters of the Lewis & Clark Regional and Water System have made to St. Paul to secure money for the project.
June 13, 2017 - 10:26pm
May 26, 2017
Bonding bill includes funding for Lewis & Clark; awaits governor’s signature
WORTHINGTON — “It ain’t over til it’s over,” Worthington Public Utilities General Manager Scott Hain said Friday morning — hours after the Minnesota Legislature passed a bonding bill that includes $3.5 million to finance the final 16.8 miles of water pipeline from Adrian...
May 26, 2017 - 8:31pm
May 1, 2017
Funding for water pipeline still top priority
WORTHINGTON — U.S. Rep. Tim Walz will host a roundtable meeting in Jackson on Wednesday to speak with area opinion leaders about how he can help to “enhance the quality of life for southern Minnesotans.” Water & Light Commission President Gary Hoffmann will be one of the...
May 1, 2017 - 9:01pm
April 3, 2017
Street reconstruction projects, new pump station in the works
WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Public Utilities Water and Light Commission approved a series of projects on Monday, including plans to reconstruct the water main on Elmwood Avenue from West Clary Street to Liberty Drive as part of the 2017 sewer and water reconstruction project....
April 3, 2017 - 8:51pm
March 20, 2017
Water and Light commission notes reliability, low rates
WORTHINGTON — A three-man Water & Light Commission went over reliability reports Monday, looking at both internal figures and those from eReliability Tracker, both of which found Worthington Public Utilities (WPU) has above-average reliability. The important metrics are System...
March 20, 2017 - 8:34pm
March 7, 2017
WPU continuing push toward LED lighting
WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Public Utilities (WPU) Water & Light Commission discussed LED street lighting during its Monday’s meeting. As the cost of LED kept coming down, WPU decided a few years ago to begin replacing failed lights with LED and make all new light installations...
March 7, 2017 - 8:42pm
January 23, 2017
Water & Light Commission prepares for Lewis & Clark, looks to purchase land
WORTHINGTON — With the Lewis & Clark Regional Water System projected to come to Worthington by November 2018, Worthington Public Utilities (WPU) and the Water & Light Commission are making plans to prepare for the pipeline. The board approved a preliminary recommendation...
January 23, 2017 - 9:08pm
January 19, 2017
Lt. Gov. Smith visits Worthington to push for water pipeline
WORTHINGTON — City leaders have been working to get a clean water pipeline project to Worthington for 30 years. Now, it seems there’s light...
January 19, 2017 - 9:35pm
January 9, 2017
City council welcomes new members
WORTHINGTON — The Worthington City Council conducted its first meeting with new council members Chad Cummings, Amy Ernst and Alan Oberloh on...
January 9, 2017 - 9:45pm
January 3, 2017
Commission plans ahead for Lewis & Clark, future projects
WORTHINGTON — With funding for the Lewis & Clark Regional Water System connection to Worthington a part of Gov. Mark Dayton’s 2017 bonding recommendations, the long-awaited funding to complete the clean water system could be on its way. Worthington Public Utilities (WPU) General...
January 3, 2017 - 9:58pm
Year in Review: Luverne gets Lewis & Clark water; Worthington waits
WORTHINGTON — At the start of the year and the legislative session, Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton said the Lewis & Clark Regional Water System...
January 3, 2017 - 2:12pm
August 20, 2012
Walz, Klobuchar visit Worthington
WORTHINGTON -- Accelerating construction of the Lewis and Clark Regional Water System is a goal shared by many throughout the region, and it...
August 20, 2012 - 9:54pm