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Senate narrowly votes to open debate on healthcare repeal as McCain returns for vote
Capitol Hill throws up red flags as Trump moves on Sessions and possibly Mueller
Marine on St. Croix willow is 26 feet around and the biggest in Minnesota
Body of MSUM swimming instructor heading home to Ethiopia
Keith Downey, former GOP chair, is running for governor with the message: 'I believe in you.'
The Drill (Episode 15: July 26, 2017)
Study finds CTE in 99 percent of ex-NFL players
Duluth native Ham appears headed for larger role with Vikings
P.J. Fleck expects Gophers' defense to be personnel-based this season
Vikings put Latavius Murray on PUP list, Sharrif Floyd on non-football injury list
Keillor: A new idea about Amelia Earhart
Beat the heat with easy entree salads
Nurture versus nature: Mom's life lesson
Christmas already? Consider this gift-giving practice
Swift: Decorating project really takes the cake
Edward A. Jederberg
Thomas L. Seitz
Jennie Van Ruler
Disheveled Theologian: Some bright morning … or evening
Column: PWs kept farms operating when war called away farmers
Looking Back: 2007 -- Luverne airport gets key federal funding
'Green.com' and 'megabyte blue:' Crayola's '90s tribute to the internet
Column: ‘Kids Went Here’ - That’s what you could say on bronze plaque
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Lohse 100th birthday
Doeden 85th birthday
Birth: July 18, 2017
Becker 60th anniversary
Henning 50th anniversary
Data: July 25, 2017
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City of Worthington Notice of Public Hearing
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July 18, 2017
Looking Back: 2007 -- Luverne airport gets key federal funding
One year agoDistrict 518's seven school board members voted unanimously to approve a resolution for the Nov. 8 general election ballot. District 518 voters would be asked to either approve or turn down a request for $79 million in school building bonds to fund a new high school and...
July 18, 2017 - 8:12pm
July 11, 2017
Looking Back: 1992 -- Disaster aid sought after strong area storms
One year agoFive of Nobles County's 28 tobacco retailers failed an educational compliance check in June. They'd all sold chewing tobacco or cigarettes to minors, but because the checks were made for educational purposes, fines were not imposed on the businesses. A public health educator...
July 11, 2017 - 7:17pm
June 20, 2017
Looking Back: 1967 -- 1923 WHS graduate speaks at 100th Carleton commencement
One year agoCody Finke was chosen as the 2016 Nobles County Relay for Life Honorary Chairman. Camryn Baumhoefner, 16, the daughter of Dan and Becky Baumhoefner of rural Fulda, was chosen to travel with 45 other 4-H members from across Minnesota to attend the 2017 Presidential Inauguration...
June 20, 2017 - 5:40pm
June 13, 2017
Looking Back: 1967 -- Nobles County Library European adventure is underway
One year agoParticipants in the University of Minnesota Extension-sponsored "I Can Prevent Diabetes" education and exercise program lost a combined 160 pounds over the course of the four-month class. Nobles County SNAP-Ed educator Maria Paez Sievert led the Worthington class.
June 13, 2017 - 6:33pm
June 7, 2017
Looking Back: 2012 -- Grand opening hosted for Jackson's Intivity Center
One year agoA design created by Kim Gronewold, co-owner of CK Designs in Worthington, was chosen for the 2016 Worthington Windsurfing Regatta and Music Festival T-shirts. Kay Williams Prunty's The Dance Academy of Worthington marked its 20th anniversary with its annual dance concert,...
June 7, 2017 - 8:22am
May 30, 2017
Looking Back: 1992 -- ‘Cashel Boarding House’ to be offered at auction
One year agoA design created by Kim Gronewold, co-owner of CK Designs of Worthington, was the winner for the 2016 Worthington Windsurfing Regatta and Music Festival T-shirts. The Dance Academy, owned by Worthington native Kay Williams Prunty, celebrated its 20th anniversary with...
May 30, 2017 - 8:09pm
May 23, 2017
Looking back: 2012 -- Brewster man, 92, earns HS diploma
One year agoAt Worthington High School's 129th commencement, 177 seniors graduated. WHS social studies teacher Patrick Mahoney gave the commencement address, and seniors Paige Stewart and Meredith Moore were the student speakers.
May 23, 2017 - 7:45pm
May 16, 2017
Looking Back: 1942 -- Voss, Rickers go for all the marbles
One year agoThe Worthington Police Department advocated for neighborhood watch groups, mentioning they were ideally hoping for two co-captains for a few-block area. Detective Brandon Peil said he would visit groups and talk to them about when to call the police regarding suspicious...
May 16, 2017 - 7:15pm
May 9, 2017
Looking Back: 2012 -- AGCO gets zero-interest loan for expansion
One year agoThe Nobles County Art Center was planning an exhibit of the works of A.E. Schar for July, according to art center co-director Tricia Mikle. Schar was a "local legend" in whose name an annual A.E. Schar Award for Excellence in Painting was awarded.
May 9, 2017 - 7:35pm
May 2, 2017
Looking Back: 2007 -- Traphagen named District 518 Teacher of the Year
One year agoMinnesota State Trooper James Orlando helped deliver a baby Sunday evening along I-90 in Jackson County when a driver who was transporting his wife, who was in labor, pulled over for assistance. The baby and mom, who were both healthy, were then transported to Sanford...
May 2, 2017 - 8:01pm
April 25, 2017
Looking Back: 1992 -- Plan to demolish auditorium unveiled
One year agoWorthington Middle School students organized and participated in the school's first Multi-Cultural Fair. Students representing 19 different countries and cultures shared their customs, food and other information with their fellow classmates. Molly Scheidt, a co-advisor...
April 25, 2017 - 7:47pm
April 18, 2017
Looking Back: 1992 -- City building permit report reveals growth
One year agoThe Heron Lake Watershed District hosted a tour of three Best Management Practices sites, demonstrating what it has done to reduce erosion, filter out sediment and nutrients and, overall, improve the waters within its district. The Worthington Chamber Singers presented...
April 18, 2017 - 7:15pm
April 11, 2017
Looking Back: 1942 -- For Sioux Valley man, it’s time for a shave
One year agoNobles County commissioners gathered for a special work session to talk about the future of the county's arts center and historical society, and the need for a new library. The theme of the 2016 Spring Fling event for seniors, hosted at American Reformed Church, Worthington,...
April 11, 2017 - 6:01pm
April 4, 2017
Looking Back: 2007 -- Karen Buchman retires after 29 years with city
One year agoThe Worthington Planning Commission approved Northland Mall zoning changes and a property annexation. The move designates the former mall property as an area of "general business" rather than a shopping center, one-family and multifamily residential areas. The Mixed...
April 4, 2017 - 6:48pm
March 21, 2017
Looking Back: 1992 -- Proposed hospital expansion plan advances
One year agoThe 31st annual Wild Turkey Shootout took place in Worthington, with more than 500 fourth- through ninth-grade boys participating. Scott Langerud, a Worthington American Family Insurance agent, was recognized via the American Star Excellence in Customer Experience Certification...
March 21, 2017 - 8:06pm