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Northern Minn. resident with 'heart of gold' wins $1 million
Data: Dec. 13, 2017
Data: Dec. 14, 2017
Smith praised by Minnesota delegation members
Gander Outdoors to open first store in Minnesota
College basketball: Bluejays go two OTs to win seventh straight
Minnesota Duluth's Perunovich fighting for spot on junior national hockey team
College basketball: Early Lady Jays lead turns to dust
Molitor acknowledges Twins' 'tremendous interest' in Yu Darvish
Minnesota's Mr. Football has yet to make a college choice. Will it be NDSU?
Wine options for your holiday meal
Column: A correction, and more reasons to not trust Ag2School
Letter: Help of 'angels' is appreciated
Letter: Just say no to Industrial Wind
How to save a life - it's easier than you realize
Dennis C. Freking
Marion L. Weber
Marvin L. Doering
Greg G. Johnson
In matters of the heart, faith becomes real
Always cover Norfolk Island Pine after purchase
Cake mix makes Christmas baking a breeze
Live Nativity is Sunday in Luverne
Christmas Bird Count is Saturday
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Knigge 50th anniversary
Birth: Hunter Rose Barrie
Jenkins 40th anniversary
Breuker 95th birthday
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
City of Worthington planning commission notice of public hearing
Data: Nov. 27, 2017
August 30, 2017
Looking Back: 1942 -- Worthington schools introduce longer days
One year agoDays after the Worthington City Council got its first look at the proposed 2017 city budget — one that would reflect a 19.79 percent levy increase over 2016 — Mayor Mike Kuhle said at a budget hearing that the numbers had to "come down."
August 30, 2017 - 6:37am
August 23, 2017
Looking Back: 1967 -- Be on the lookout for strange-acting skunks
One year agoMinimal damage resulted after an outside sign at the McDonald's restaurant in Worthington caught fire. The building itself suffered no smoke or water damage. Rick Von Holdt, Worthington's fire chief, suspected the fire was caused by the malfunction of the ballast inside...
August 23, 2017 - 6:08am
August 16, 2017
Looking Back: 1992: Construction wraps up at The Meadows
One year agoWorthington native and comedian Cy Amundson returned to town to perform at a King Turkey Day fundraiser at Memorial Auditorium Performing Arts Center. Amundson had appeared on "Conan," the Comedy Central Network and Fox's "Family Guy" and "American Dad," among other appearances....
August 16, 2017 - 6:24am
August 9, 2017
Looking Back: 1967 -- Heavy rains, lightning hit Dundee
One year agoWorthington celebrated its bond with longtime sister city Crailsheim, Germany, in a ceremony at Chautauqua Park at which the bridge sculpture was unveiled. Multiple speakers shared comments about the sister city connection and its importance, and the city band also performed...
August 9, 2017 - 8:02am
August 2, 2017
Looking Back: 1942 -- Heavy rainstorm brings flooding to Adrian
One year agoHibbett Sports hosted a grand opening event at its new Worthington store this week. The Worthington location was Hibbett Sports' third in Minnesota. Numerous citizens supported Worthington's police, fire and rescue workers at the annual "Night to Unite" event at Pioneer...
August 2, 2017 - 6:24am
July 26, 2017
Looking Back: 2007 -- Brewster Fun Days welcomes special guest
One year agoMerchants in Worthington were preparing for a week of Crazy Days sales, with a "Super Heroes" theme prevailing. Luverne became the first city in Minnesota to be designated a Purple Heart City, indicating its city council passed a resolution supporting its residents who...
July 26, 2017 - 7:20am
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