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Discovering drones: District 518, 4-H partner in activity with foam aircraft
Doctor knows best: Ulbricht heeds medical advice while living with Type 2 diabetes
NRCS touts benefits of reduced tillage, cover crops in advance of World Soil Day
Special time with Santa
WHS basketball: Girls, boys sweep Windom Area on road
Boys basketball: MLA rallies
Boys hockey: WHS hockey team scores three goals but falls to Winona/Cotter
Girls basketball: Adrian trips Heron Lake-Okabena
Gymnastics: Trojans start strong in Hendricks
Column: Enrichment opportunities abound in 2017
As others see it: The free Vikes-tix perk ‘looks bad’ for all
Column: Reindeer games at Trump Tower
Column: It's time to hold Big Pharma responsible for opioid epidemic
As others see it: Busted your holiday budget already?
Geneva J. Strolz
Change maker: Kevin Donovan pushes Worthington, and himself, to succeed
Our region was major supplier of early engines for Humvees
Disheveled Thelogian: A feast, a robbery and a reason to give thanks
Looking Back: 1991 - Armory offers shelter during winter storm
GREAT INDOORS: How to repurpose your huge Thanksgiving newspaper
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June 13, 2016
Time to separate wants from needs: Bonding counsel offers financing options for county projects
WORTHINGTON — Nobles County Commissioners have a better idea of when and how much they can bond for capital improvement plan projects after meeting with bond counsel George Eilertson and Chris Eng, of Northland Securities, in a special work session Monday. The county has a long...
June 13, 2016 - 10:14pm
May 30, 2016
Filing for area offices ends today
WORTHINGTON — Individuals interested in filing for public offices, including the seats of Minnesota Senate, Minnesota House, county commissioners, Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD) supervisors and certain municipalities have until 5 p.m. today to file. As of Monday, the...
May 30, 2016 - 8:11pm
May 10, 2016
First stages: SWCD completes study of preliminary buffer map
WORTHINGTON — Nearly a year after the state’s controversial buffer program was signed into law, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources...
May 10, 2016 - 8:46pm
May 2, 2016
New WPU policy is first step in residential solar projects
WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Water & Light Commission adopted a policy at its Monday meeting making it possible for local residents to pursue green energy through the installation of solar projects. Worthington Public Utilities General Manager Scott Hain said the policy hasn’t...
May 2, 2016 - 8:34pm
April 28, 2016
Q&A: Nobles County Veterans Service Office
The following is part of a series of Q&As with Nobles County departments to educate the public on the services provided. April is County...
April 28, 2016 - 7:42pm
April 26, 2016
Area FFA’ers shine at state convention: Two of four FFA Stars hail from southwest Minnesota
ST. PAUL — Two area FFA members returned home Tuesday as Stars over Minnesota agriculture following the 87th Minnesota FFA Convention, hosted...
April 26, 2016 - 10:11pm
April 24, 2016
On the horizon: Worthington officials talk extending sales tax to fund new projects
WORTHINGTON — City officials hope to extend a sales tax — which is close to its expiration — to raise funds for future projects that will...
April 24, 2016 - 8:54pm
March 2, 2016
Islands on the rise: OOWD to buy, build more floating biohavens
WORTHINGTON — More floating islands will be added to Sunset Bay and the E.O. Olson Regional Stormwater pond this spring and summer after the...
March 2, 2016 - 8:44pm
Local businesses hope for tax relief this year
WORTHINGTON — Tax relief may come to businesses across Minnesota in the upcoming legislative session. The session starts March 8, and Minnesota congressional leaders are split on what to do with the state’s $900 million surplus. The Minnesota Chamber of Commerce hopes legislation...
March 2, 2016 - 8:41pm
February 23, 2016
Super Tuesday: This year’s caucus results may have a greater impact on national conventions
WORTHINGTON — Minnesota will have its caucuses Tuesday, joining 13 other states in “Super Tuesday.” In 2012, the caucus was hosted Feb....
February 23, 2016 - 9:48pm
February 18, 2016
Kustom Threadz continues to grow
WORTHINGTON — Vieng Harvey operates her entire design business out of a room tucked in the back end of her husband’s company. “My business...
February 18, 2016 - 8:22pm
February 11, 2016
CK Designs runs a local show
WORTHINGTON — Between a full-time daycare job and sleeping, a Worthington woman also manages a booming business. “We never would have thought...
February 11, 2016 - 8:40pm
Photography exhibit opens in Remick Gallery
WINDOM — An exhibit of photographs by local photographers, “Give It Your Best Show: Focus on Cottonwood County Cemeteries,” will open with a reception from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday in the Remick Gallery at the Cottonwood County Historical Society, 812 Fourth Ave., Windom. Visitors...
January 11, 2016 - 9:04pm
January 4, 2016
DNR offers grants for local public archery ranges
ST. PAUL — Local governments can apply for funds to develop, improve or rehabilitate public archery ranges through a program that makes grants of $5,000 to $25,000 available from the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. “New archery ranges can be built with this grant, or...
January 4, 2016 - 8:56pm
December 8, 2015
Investors to develop South Shore Acres: Local group hopes to bring new businesses to town, annexation still needed
WORTHINGTON — In anticipation of city leaders eventually annexing land on the Worthington’s south side, a group of investors has now posted...
December 8, 2015 - 9:36pm