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Hawk Creek Lutheran Church members salvage a few pieces from fire-damaged building
Mark Dayton at DNC recalls Senate seat mate Hillary Clinton
Essentia rates 4 stars, Sanford 3 stars in new hospital quality comparison
Baustian siblings take part in 4-H Swine Show at Rock County Fair
Planning Commission approves after-the-fact permit
Ride with mom leads to lessons on bees, porcupine grass
Adrian looks to be Cinderella of state Legion tourney ball
Column: Cubs defense was stellar
YMCA Fun Run a good time for all ages
Amateur baseball: Worthington wins, takes 1-0 series lead over Heron Lake
Column: Night and day
Letter: Many thanks are offered following fire at business
Letter: Hagedorn all about negativity, fear
Letter: TV coverage of GOP convention left much to be desired
Letter: Journey pastor grateful for community support
Eleanor Louise Engebretson
Calen Daniel "Rudy" Ross
Religion briefs: July 28
Column: Face time
Looking Back: 2006 -- City, YMCA approved deal for new Y facility
THE SCHIZ: Barber keeps on clipping at downtown Worthington shop
Column: A memorable — and cold — arrival in Worthington in 1872
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February 23, 2009
Endive: The accidental vegetable
Have you ever been hesitant to ask about some item in the grocery store because you weren't quite sure how to pronounce it? I have. It just...
February 23, 2009 - 12:00am
February 2, 2009
Couple touts alternative ag
ZUMBROTA -- John and Maureen Maloney turned a dirty garage into one of the most successful winery and vineyards in Minnesota. The couple is confident others interested in alternative forms of agriculture like grape growing can also prosper in Goodhue County. "Goodhue County is a...
February 2, 2009 - 9:00am
January 19, 2009
Workers build ice castle
SPICER -- For the 14th time in 21 years, Spicer will have an ice castle for its Winterfest celebration. Continuing a longtime tradition, Wee Kut Ice Company started construction on Spicer's ice castle this weekend for the Winterfest 2009 festivities. After a two-year absence due...
January 19, 2009 - 11:00am
Warm up for winter with hearty Hungarian meat soup
In Hungary, it's called husleves (HOOSH-levesh) or "meat soup." A pot of rich broth created by simmering meat and bones, fresh vegetables and...
January 19, 2009 - 12:00am
September 18, 2008
Additional century farms recognized in area
WORTHINGTON -- While it would have been nice to be able to include all of the area's century farms in this special publication, it just wasn't possible. Therefore, following is a listing of each of those farms we weren't able to write feature stories about. Congratulations to...
September 18, 2008 - 12:00am
August 11, 2008
Cowboys and comedy
WORTHINGTON -- Two miniature horses patiently stood beside Raymond Griffin's trailer late Saturday afternoon. Named Spikey and Smokey, the diminutive equines awaited their opportunity to perform with Griffin Saturday night during the Grand River Rodeo. Nearby, in a cage, rested...
August 11, 2008 - 12:00am
July 23, 2008
Beer permit approved for Aug. 2 rodeo
WORTHINGTON -- Nobles County Commissioners on Tuesday approved a 3.2 beer permit applied for by Mike Potter of UFCW Local Union 1161 for a rodeo from 5 to 11 p.m. Aug. 2 on the premises of Raul Godinez Vaquero, 14074 Read Ave. (in Section 30 of Graham Lakes Township). Robert Ramirez...
July 23, 2008 - 12:00am
July 11, 2008
Brief: 4-H Day set for July 17
WORTHINGTON -- The annual 4-H Day Camp will take place July 17 at Worthington's Chautauqua Park and July 18 at the Lower Park in Adrian. Camps will be from 1 to 4 p.m. both days. There will be crafts, games, snacks, songs and opportunities to learn more about the Olympics and 4-H....
July 11, 2008 - 12:00am
July 5, 2008
A gem on the prairie
WALNUT GROVE -- Whether one is looking for a taste of the pioneer lifestyle or is a die-hard "Little House on the Prairie" fan, the Laura Ingalls Wilder Pageant in Walnut Grove is the perfect weekend getaway to experience the great outdoors. This year marks the 31st annual pageant...
July 5, 2008 - 12:00am
June 27, 2008
Pancakes, petting zoo part of farm event
WORTHINGTON -- Grab a plate and get ready to catch your breakfast. Chris' Cakes will serve free pancakes from 8 to 11 a.m. Saturday from the FFA Foodstand on the Nobles County Fairgrounds in Worthington as part of the Breakfast on the Farm event. The public is invited to attend. In...
June 27, 2008 - 12:00am
June 25, 2008
From farm boy to fly boy: Changing landscape creates challenges for local aerial sprayer
WORTHINGTON -- When he served in the U.S. Navy, Jim Arnt's job as a gunner was to shoot planes down, but after his discharge in 1969, he decided to fly them instead. He started flight training in 1970 and was soon flying as an aerial sprayer. From May to November each year,...
June 25, 2008 - 12:00am
May 28, 2008
Letter: Nobles County Relay for Life is approaching
The Nobles County Relay for Life is less than a month away and the committee has already put in many hours of preparation. We were very disheartened when we recently realized that more than 3,500 wood blocks made by the woodworkers group last year were not going to work this year...
May 28, 2008 - 12:00am
May 22, 2008
Talking ag in the classroom
WORTHINGTON -- What weighs 50 to 100 pounds at birth, usually learns to walk within 15 or 20 minutes after it's born and gets its ears pierced by the time it's a day or two old? The answer to all of those questions would be Little Red, a Holstein calf who took her first off-the-farm...
May 22, 2008 - 12:00am
May 13, 2008
New MARL Class V program members selected
MARSHALL -- Four area individuals have been selected as participants in the next Minnesota Agriculture and Rural Leadership (MARL) Program class. Joe VanderKooi, a dairy and crop producer from rural Worthington; Louise Worm, an ag science teacher from Lakefield; Doug Westerman,...
May 13, 2008 - 12:00am
April 30, 2008
Rural Worthington woman returns to her dairying roots
WORTHINGTON -- While Dean and Carol Christopherson of rural Worthington were raising their five daughters -- representing the fourth generation in the family dairying business -- they weren't sure any of the girls would want to come back and milk cows for a living. One by one,...
April 30, 2008 - 12:00am