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'It's all about teamwork'
Party for the 'pout': 39th annual International Eelpout Festival draws a crowd to Walker
Area communities awarded CERTs grants
Minnesota West hosting PSEO information night
Authorities apprehend Alexandria man after Mountain Lake standoff
Unexpected Olympic moments up a frozen river
UMD wraps up home ice: Road sweep of Western Michigan keeps Bulldogs home for NCHC playoffs
Loons to focus on issues, not results, after winless preseason tournament
Gregg makes her own trail: Minnesotan wins record fifth Birkie women’s title; Norwegian wins men’s title
State gymnastics: Trojans, Huskies compete at state individual meet
Letter: J turn proposal not right for Heron Lake
Column: District 518 monitoring progress of English Learners
Kindness is a sweet gift to give or receive
We must admit it: This is who we are
How wine tastings transport you
Adrianna (Moret) Wagley
Kim Marie Nielsen
Esther Zavala de Adame
Eidhammer has many reasons to take heart
Disheveled Theologian: Billy Graham's hope (is the same as ours)
What to know about nursing home costs and hospice care insurance
Seed company offers intriguing new flowers, vegetables
NDSU potato varieties are popular garden choices
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Meyer 80th birthday
Birth: Liesel Lee Harberts
Sietsema 90th birthday
Boock 50th anniversary
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
City of Worthington planning commission notice of public hearing
Data: Nov. 27, 2017
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
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