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Column: The sacrifice of Sarah Palin
Truman H. Johnson
Myron Van Ommeren
Jeanette Delores Swenson
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Out & About:Jan. 30 to Feb. 21
Looking Back: 1940 -- Nobles County ranks among top flax producers in Minnesota
Looking Back: 1940 - Steamed turned into blades of new turbine at Worthington power plant
Column: On a mild, windy January day, some storm stories
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Ruesch 80th birthday
Altman 80th birthday
Hitzemann 85th birthday
Spessard 90th birthday
Hallstrom 99th birthday
Request for Bids for Group Health Insurance for Worthington Independent School District 518
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August 20, 2012
Flooding the classrooms
WORTHINGTON -- At Worthington High School on Monday, Principal Paul Karelis was considering creating a classroom on the stage of the cafeteria...
August 20, 2012 - 9:59pm
Flags raised in local Eagle Scout project
WORTHINGTON -- During his nine years in the local Scouting program, Josh Kleve has garnered 35 merit badges, but the one he's had to work hardest to attain is that of the Eagle Scout. On Monday night, Kleve and a dozen of his fellow Boy Scouts in Troop 134 gathered near the railroad...
August 20, 2012 - 9:57pm
July 9, 2012
Local couple wins Camaro convertible
WORTHINGTON -- Larry and Anne Doeden still get the giggles when they tell the story behind the 2012 Chevrolet Camaro convertible parked in the...
July 9, 2012 - 10:18pm
June 14, 2012
Local teen earns state honor
WORTHINGTON -- A Worthington teen was an honored guest at the Minnesota Governor's Mansion earlier this week, where she was presented the Red Wagon Award for her volunteer efforts. Valeria Cano, 17, and a soon-to-be senior at Worthington High School, was one of 11 individuals and...
June 14, 2012 - 8:35pm
May 24, 2012
USDA leader tours local businesses
WORTHINGTON -- John Padalino, acting administrator of the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Rural Development program, was in Worthington earlier...
May 24, 2012 - 8:52pm
May 23, 2012
Project running dry?
WORTHINGTON -- In 1990, 20 communities in the tri-state area began conversation for the Lewis and Clark Regional Water System. Ground was broken in 2003 after Congress authorization. Today, the project will be about five to six years behind schedule if federal funding begins streaming...
May 23, 2012 - 9:37pm
May 22, 2012
Local filing at close of Day 1
WORTHINGTON -- Tuesday marked the first day of filings across Minnesota, including those for county commissioner.
May 22, 2012 - 8:48pm
May 11, 2012
Local legislators support new stadium
WORTHINGTON -- Doug Magnus has become a stadium expert. The Republican Senator from Slayton has been highly involved in stadiums for both the Minnesota Twins and a football stadium for the University of Minnesota. So when the Vikings wanted a new home, they knew just where to...
May 11, 2012 - 9:51pm
April 15, 2012
Checks and Balances
WORTHINGTON -- The Worthington Police Department and Nobles County Sheriff Office are in the midst of investigating a large bounced check ring involving several people, and are looking for the business district's help in making sure they have all the bad checks rounded up. Nobles...
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April 15, 2012 - 8:18pm
April 12, 2012
Local blood drive slated for April 26
WORTHINGTON -- The American Red Cross Bloodmobile will accept blood donations from 1 to 7 p.m. April 26 at the American Reformed Church, 1720 N. Burlington Ave. All donors will receive a coupon for a free pint of ice cream from Dairy Queen. First-time donors will receive a free T-shirt....
April 12, 2012 - 8:26pm
April 8, 2012
Nelson tribute coming to local stage
WORTHINGTON -- It's a show business legacy that spans three generations and more than seven decades. In the 1940s on radio and the 1950s and '60s on television, "Ozzie and Harriet" was the sitcom that came to symbolize ideal American family life. From 1957 to 1962, Ricky Nelson...
April 8, 2012 - 7:26pm
MPCA recognizes local wastewater plant operator
ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) recently recognized Jerry Vogt from the city of Worthington-Worthington Industrial for maintaining a perfect record of compliance with their wastewater treatment permit during 2011. This year, the city of Worthington-Worthington...
April 8, 2012 - 7:07pm
March 14, 2012
March effort benefits local food shelves
WORTHINGTON -- Food shelves around the state are in the midst of the largest donation drive to restock supplies. Organized annually for the past 29 years by Minnesota FoodShare, March Campaign is the only statewide effort to assist food shelves in Minnesota. Locally, Manna Food...
March 14, 2012 - 8:38pm
March 11, 2012
Local K-9 unit featured on billboard
WORTHINGTON -- People travelling through Lake Crystal on Minnesota 60 may be surprised to see familiar faces smiling out at them from a billboard -- Nobles County Sheriff's Deputy Dustin Roemeling and his K-9 partner Chase. "My career started with the Law Enforcement Program," the...
March 11, 2012 - 9:26pm
March 4, 2012
Montage is time capsule of city
WORTHINGTON -- It's a simple pen-and-ink drawing on a flat sheet of paper, and yet it vividly captures a slice of life in Worthington and gives dimension to the city's history. A specialized drawing that features many of Worthington's local businesses, landmarks, gathering places...
March 4, 2012 - 9:15pm