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Franken staff offers help with federal agencies
Franken staff offers help with federal agencies
Suit against Fulda school district is dismissed
Lakefield man recognized by National Weather Service
Scary times at the library
Section 2A soccer: So close; Trojans edged by Mankato West
Prep volleyball: Canby tops Worthington
College volleyball: Lady Jays lose twice in Anoka
Scott Rall: The little engine that could
Prep football playoffs: Worthington to host Sibley East on Tuesday
Column: Become educated on referendum facts
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Letter: Choice for president shouldn't be difficult
Letter: With referendum, let's focus on the facts
Column: Enrollment changes at Prairie have major impact
Jerry Lee Flatgard
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Hubert "Red" Rodrigue
Chris Tomlin simulcast is Tuesday at Grace Community Church
Disheveled Theologian: A porcine parable
Looking Back: Historic blizzard took place 136 years ago
Thile makes ‘Prairie Home Companion’ his own
When the temps get chilly, warm up with a bowl of easy ‘dump soup’
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Hogan 90th birthday
Henning 60th anniversary
Lonneman 80th birthday
City of Worthington Notice of Public Hearing
School Board Minutes September 2016
Notice of Public Hearing on Tax Abatement Request
Data: Oct. 21, 2016
Notice of informal probate of James Arnt
Lewis & Clark
June 15, 2015
Area lawmakers reflect on completed session
WORTHINGTON — Now that the latest session of the Minnesota Legislature has wrapped up, area lawmakers are mostly pleased with how things turned out. Among the top priorities for District 22 legislators was securing new money for the Lewis & Clark Regional Water System. It...
June 15, 2015 - 8:46pm
June 8, 2015
Lewis & Clark awaits bonding bill vote
WORTHINGTON — While there is still no date set for a special state legislative session, the release last Friday of a detailed bonding bill gives officials with the Lewis & Clark Regional Water System reason to be optimistic. The $373 million bonding bill outlines a proposal...
June 8, 2015 - 9:21pm
June 4, 2015
Bonding first pre-special session agreement
ST. PAUL — Minnesota budget negotiators said throughout Thursday they were confident they could hold a special Saturday legislative session...
June 4, 2015 - 8:58pm
May 28, 2015
Lewis and Clark Water now flowing to Rock County
TEA, S.D. — The Rock County Rural Water District (RCRWD) began receiving water Thursday from the Lewis & Clark Regional Water System, after a meter building on the Minnesota-Iowa border reached substantial completion Thursday morning. RCRWD is now the 12th member connected to...
May 28, 2015 - 9:01pm
May 20, 2015
Lewis & Clark construction continues
LUVERNE -- Carstensen Contracting of Pipestone installed the first section of 24-inch steel pipe May 12 as work continues to progress on the...
May 20, 2015 - 8:35pm
May 19, 2015
No money for Lewis & Clark
WORTHINGTON — Worthington Public Utilities General Manager Scott Hain was standing outside the door of the Minnesota House of Representatives shortly before midnight Monday, watching the chaos as bills were pushed between the House and Senate before the mandatory midnight adjournment. Unfortunately,...
May 19, 2015 - 9:25pm
May 18, 2015
May showers keep added watering bans at bay
WORTHINGTON — With some much-needed rain falling across the area in the past week and a half — and 2.79 inches officially in Worthington...
May 18, 2015 - 8:22pm
May 4, 2015
Water woes continue
WORTHINGTON — “We’re obviously headed in the wrong direction.” Those were the words of Worthington Public Utilities Manager Scott Hain on Monday as he showed members of the Water & Light Commission the graph showing a continued decline in water levels in the city’s...
May 4, 2015 - 7:43pm
April 7, 2015
Dayton taps Lewis & Clark for full funding
WORTHINGTON — Gov. Mark Dayton’s proposed bonding bill announced Tuesday includes the entire $48 million needed to fund the last leg of the Lewis & Clark Regional Water System expansion to Worthington. While it is only a proposal — and is sure to generate much discussion...
April 7, 2015 - 9:51pm
$842 million statewide
ST. PAUL — Hallock city officials in northwestern Minnesota want the state to borrow $255,000 to help replace a fire station, $360,000 to replace...
April 7, 2015 - 9:48pm
March 8, 2015
South Dakota approves $7.7 million for Lewis & Clark
TEA, S.D. — The South Dakota House of Representatives on Thursday approved Gov. Dennis Daugaard’s Omnibus Water Bill (S.B. 173), which had previously been approved by the South Dakota Senate. The bill is now on Daugaard’s desk for his signature. The bill includes $7.7 million...
March 8, 2015 - 9:18pm
February 6, 2015
Lewis & Clark water project getting $9 million in federal money
LUVERNE — The Lewis & Clark Regional Water System announced Friday it will get $9 million from the federal Bureau of Reclamation this year to continue to expand its multi-state water pipeline. The designated funds are nearly $6.6 million more than what had been proposed by...
February 6, 2015 - 9:58pm
February 2, 2015
Public Utilities may take part in Chamber project
WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Public Utilities Water and Light Commission discussed Monday the possibility of taking part in a project started by the retail committee of the Worthington Area Chamber of Commerce. The committee has proposed putting up 15 city promotional banners...
February 2, 2015 - 8:32pm
January 12, 2015
Council decides Prairie View rates
WORTHINGTON — The Worthington City Council came to a conclusion Monday night regarding the 2015 rates at Prairie View Golf Links. The new 2015 rates unanimously approved by council members are nearly the same as they were in 2014. The one key difference is the family rate, which...
January 12, 2015 - 9:41pm
December 30, 2014
Where’s all the water?
Water — or the lack thereof in local wells — was a subject of deep concern for Worthington residents throughout most of 2014. For a good chunk of the year, a non-essential water ban was in effect, due to prolonged drought conditions. Spotty spring snows and rains did little...
December 30, 2014 - 9:43pm