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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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August 17, 2016
Looking Back: Fulda's Buschena marks 100th birthday
One year agoColbert "Corky" Bassett, 90, was honored as Nobles County's Outstanding Senior. Bassett volunteered to unlock the doors of Worthington's Center for Active Living daily at 6:30 a.m. and regularly visited area shut-ins at local retirement centers and nursing homes, among...
August 17, 2016 - 3:17pm
August 9, 2016
Looking Back: 1966 -- Worthington's E.O. Olson dies at 88
One year agoUnion Pacific Railroad was bringing between 75 and 100 workers to the Worthington area to improve rail infrastructure between Worthington and the Iowa border. A $5.3 million investment in the rail line would replace 34,800 railroad ties and install 11,000 tons of rock...
August 9, 2016 - 9:05pm
August 3, 2016
Looking Back: 2006 -- Groundbreaking takes place for radiation oncology center
One year agoAvera Medical Group Worthington began a collaboration with Access Family Medical Clinic. Rural Health Care Inc., a federally funded health center, was seeking areas in the region that demonstrated a high medical need, and a federal grant it received enabled it to offer...
August 3, 2016 - 6:56am
July 26, 2016
Looking Back: 2006 -- City, YMCA approved deal for new Y facility
One year agoThe Minnesota West Community and Technical College's nursing program acquired a new Laerdal SimMan Essential mannequin that would assist nursing students with hands-on training efforts beginning in the coming fall semester. Minnesota Lieutenant Governor Tina Smith was...
July 26, 2016 - 10:02pm
July 19, 2016
Looking Back: 2006 -- Reisdorfer honored with statewide nursing award
One year agoA Canadian Corvette club stopped in Worthington for a time, touring Spomer Classics as part of their visit. The group was en route to Colorado for a larger Corvette owners gathering. Worthington's Economic Development Authority discussed proposals from two local companies...
July 19, 2016 - 9:13pm
July 12, 2016
Looking Back: 1966 -- Ralston-Purina announces new Worthington plant
One year agoConstruction on an addition and renovation project at Worthington High School was under way. District 518 Superintendent John Landgaard said the new parking lot, which would add 138 parking spaces, was expected to be completed before school began on Aug. 24. Construction...
July 12, 2016 - 9:01pm
July 5, 2016
Looking Back: 1931 -- area’s first female aviator pursues license
One year agoMore than a year after torrential rains caused considerable damage to farmland across southwest Minnesota, a Presidential Disaster Declaration was bringing much-needed financial assistance to landowners to repair, re-establish and create conservation practices. Thirty-six...
July 5, 2016 - 6:10pm
June 28, 2016
Looking Back: 1996 -- Parade, demo derby and much more set for Worthington’s Fourth
One year agoCarol Hieronimus, a nurse at Sanford Worthington Clinic, was named Employee of the Year for the entire Sanford Health network. Hieronimus had worked as a nurse for 37 years, the last eight at Sanford Worthington Clinic. Nobles County was considering tearing down Adrian's...
June 28, 2016 - 9:23pm
June 21, 2016
Looking Back: 1966 -- Construction aplenty taking place in Worthington
One year agoCindy Sieve of rural Reading was the honorary chairwoman of the 2015 Nobles County Relay for Life. The Worthington Area Foundation hosted its second annual Disc Golf Event at Worthington's Olson Park disc golf course. The 18-hole competition served both as a public relations...
June 21, 2016 - 4:56pm
June 14, 2016
Looking Back -- 2006: Members celebrate NCE's 70th year
One year ago The Minnesota Bankers Association recently appointed Doug Tate, CEO of Worthington Federal Savings Bank, to its board of directors. Tate was to serve a three-year term as District 4 Director. Bishop Phembukuthula Buthelezi and Khayo Mpungose of South Africa visited southwest...
June 14, 2016 - 4:16pm
June 7, 2016
Looking Back: 2011 -- Three Rock Rapids. Iowa, facilities fall victim to fire
One year ago Artist Shawn McCann, in Worthington for the Windsurfing Regatta, where he would demonstrate his sidewalk chalk art, was also planning to create trompe l’oeil panels to enhance what was currently a brick wall on the back side of Prairie Decorating at the corner of Second...
June 7, 2016 - 9:40pm
May 31, 2016
Looking Back: 1966 -- New Nobles County parks dedicated
One year ago John Shea was recently promoted to Nobles County Soil and Water Conservation District’s District Manager after working nearly three years as a technician in the Worthington office. He was replacing Ed Lenz, who had stepped down the previous month to accept a new position....
May 31, 2016 - 4:56pm
May 25, 2016
Looking Back: 1991 -- Worthington's Rogers wins national award
One year ago A week after the water supply was shut off at Blue Mounds State Park due to the discovery of E. coli bacteria, restesting of the...
May 25, 2016 - 8:25am
May 18, 2016
Looking Back: 1991 -- Windom schools, others testing soybean burger
One year ago Justin Holzapfel and Brenty Prouty were ensuring the Nobles County Speedway would open soon in Worthington, with the 2015 racing...
May 18, 2016 - 11:28am
May 10, 2016
Looking Back: 1991 -- Monfort sets record for hog slaughter
One year ago Worthington High School social studies teacher Pat Doyscher advised the Class of 2015 in a commencement address, “Keep an eye on the rearview mirror of history ... your assignment is to learn to look back as you move forward in life.” WHS graduated 180 seniors at...
May 10, 2016 - 5:23pm