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Minnesota congressman pressed about Trump at spirited but mostly civil town hall forum
Man charged with third-degree murder in Moorhead meth overdose death
GOP increases moves to boost punishment for highway protests
Suburban Twin Cities nightclub shut down in wake of shooting where 5 injured
Former Minnesota legislative leaders together again, this time as university regents
College basketball: Bluejays routed by St. Cloud Tech
Timberwolves' Thibodeau hasn't found trade he likes 'at this point'
Twins' Sano working to put down roots at third base
Red-hot Gophers win 6th straight, upset No. 24 Maryland
College basketball: Lady Jays roll
Letter: Agency on aging here to help seniors
Column: Stop the Trump hysteria
Bill to jumpstart Minnesota shrimp industry passes first committee stop
Elderly waiver program reform proposal makes progress
Column: A failure to communicate
Richard Robert Mork
Robert "Bob" Reed Prahm
Mavis A. Ratzlaff
John and Beverly Troth
2012: Kusz appointed Nobles County Attorney
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
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2016-2017 Community and Visitor Guide
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December 8, 2015
FBI looking into $28,500 deposit in California shooters’ account
WASHINGTON — Syed Rizwan Farook recently took out a $28,500 loan from an online lender, a source said Tuesday, before he and his wife killed...
December 8, 2015 - 2:56pm
February 17, 2015
Water & Light Commission supports council decision
WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Water and Light Commission unanimously approved an amendment to the HRA loan for the Rising Sun Estates project Tuesday. The amendment had originally been approved Feb. 10 by the Worthington City Council. It involves deferring the payments and interest...
February 17, 2015 - 8:29pm
November 5, 2014
PurNet approved for county revolving loan funds
WORTHINGTON — Responding to the first request in about a decade, Nobles County Commissioners on Tuesday approved awarding $446,120 from the county’s revolving loan fund to assist a Worthington business expansion project. PurNet, Inc., requested a loan to help defray costs of...
November 5, 2014 - 2:03am
October 14, 2014
A time to say thanks
LUVERNE — With back-to-back natural disasters — an ice storm in 2013 and flooding early this summer — Rock County Administrator Kyle Oldre...
October 14, 2014 - 8:06pm
March 26, 2014
Tears flow on both sides of payday loan debate
ST. PAUL — Tears flowed freely Wednesday as senators debated what normally is a rather dry issue: loans. Some people cried because it appeared lawmakers wanted to end short-term “payday loans.” Others cried because they blamed their loans for financial problems. The Senate...
March 26, 2014 - 8:11pm
March 24, 2014
Council gives FOTA grant, loan
WORTHINGTON — Judie Wendt-Johnson said the Friends of the Auditorium is in a financial bind. “Over the last 17 years, I have been involved with the Friends of the Auditorium. I’ve witnessed a lot of wonderful things we have done for the auditorium and I want to continue that...
March 24, 2014 - 10:41pm
April 30, 2013
New non-profit helps Lake Park homeowners
LAKE PARK, Iowa -- The Lake Park Housing Authority (LPHA), a recently formed nonprofit organization, began accepting applications Monday for...
April 30, 2013 - 11:16pm
April 8, 2013
Council approves six figure loan for 36-unit townhouse project
WORTHINGTON --Citing a housing need and an opportunity to reinvest into the community, the Worthington City Council approved a loan to the Housing and Redevelopment Authority (HRA) during its regular meeting Monday night. The council approved a loan in the range of $600,000 to $800,000,...
April 8, 2013 - 11:10pm
July 23, 2012
City approves loan to hotel developers
WORTHINGTON -- It took more than 90 minutes of discussion and questions, but in the end the Worthington City Council unanimously approved the $400,000 bridge loan to the Lexington Hotel Development (LHD), contingent on the stipulation that all of the personal guarantees are verified....
July 23, 2012 - 10:52pm
May 7, 2012
AGCO receives $740,000 USDA loan
JACKSON -- Since 1990, Federated Rural Electric of Jackson has offered more than $3.6 million in low- or no-interest loans to help businesses...
May 7, 2012 - 8:46pm
October 30, 2011
Pipestone business benefits from Microenterprise Loan Program
PIPESTONE -- Kids-N-Kare Day Care Center of Pipestone recently received loan assistance from the Southwest Initiative Foundation's (SWIF) Microenterprise Loan Program. Kids-N-Kare Day Care Center, located at 725 Second St. N.W., was started in Pipestone in 1994 and currently serves...
October 30, 2011 - 7:22pm
October 18, 2011
SWMHC gets boost from Nobles County
WORTHINGTON -- A revised plan that would relocate Southwestern Mental Health Center (SWMHC) offices into a new Worthington facility boost got...
October 18, 2011 - 9:16pm
April 2, 2010
New communications project puts Lismore on technological cutting edge
LISMORE -- Since 1907, Lismore Cooperative Telephone Co. has strived to provide the best communications technology possible despite its rural...
April 2, 2010 - 12:00am
February 25, 2010
Water system gets grant
JEFFERS -- Safe drinking water will be provided to 125 connections, mostly residences, in Jackson, Cottonwood and Murray counties, thanks to a $819,000 grant and a $1,768,000 loan from the U.S. Department of Agriculture to Red Rock Rural Water System. "It'll give them an opportunity...
February 25, 2010 - 12:00am
February 18, 2010
Broadband group to get $12.7M
WORTHINGTON -- The Southwest Minnesota Broadband Group (SWMBG), composed of nine rural communities in southwest Minnesota, has been awarded $12.7 million in grant and loan funds to expand broadband Internet access in the region. In an announcement made by Sen. Amy Klobuchar's office...
February 18, 2010 - 12:00am