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Worthington Daily Globe
Fielding Questions: Dwarf Colorado spruce no longer dwarf
Perennial Favorites: New varieties of our favorite plants
Siblings, each experiencing infant loss, raise funds for Cuddle Cots
Education funding up, but union urges veto
WMS students get glimpse of the world at culture fair
Section 2AAA baseball: Trojans play today in Section 2AAA First Four
United attendance above average
United's Heath has something to prove at Orlando
Zimmer: 'I'll be back with one eye or two'
Section baseball: RRC/W-WG, JCC have what it takes
POW! BAM! WHAM! How to put the ARRRRR back in America.
Bursack: Dad needs help taking care of Mom but he won't allow it
Column: District 518 board has made tough — and wise — decisions
Manworld tried extra hard this week to tell women 'no.' We weren't listening.
Five startling things Betsy Devos told (or wouldn't tell) Congress
Warren "Lefty" Gentry
Janice M. (Engesser) Glenn
Column: Memorial Day recalls conversations with long-ago vets
Five myths about beer
I chose not to breast-feed. That doesn't make me a bad mom.
Five tried-and-true ways to bring farmhouse style into the 21st century
Disheveled Theologian: Once upon a time 37 years and one week ago …
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Data: May 26, 2017
Looking Back: 1966 -- Luverne man awarded bronze star for ‘heroic achievement’
One year agoThe Worthington city council voted to authorize city staff to prepare two versions of a development agreement for the former Northland Mall site. One option would provide a general obligation bond for an amount supported by tax increments of the proposed development, while...
September 27, 2016 - 9:15pm
September 20, 2016
Looking Back: 1991 -- Perkins family receives conservation honor
One year agoShowing this week at Worthington's Northland Cinema 5 were “Hotel Transylvania 2,” “Maze Runner: Scorch Trials,” “Sinister 2,” “War Room,” “Jurassic World” and “Minions.” The Southwest Minnesota Habitat for Humanity organization recently became...
September 20, 2016 - 10:18pm
September 13, 2016
Looking Back: 1991 -- Adrian couple honored for services as foster parents
One year agoThe Minnesota Cornerstone Drug Court hosted its first softball tournament for drug court alumni and supporters. With September being National Recovery Month, the event was timely. The District 518 school board members met in a special work session to discuss plans for...
September 13, 2016 - 9:46pm
September 6, 2016
Looking Back: 1991 -- Ground broken on Worthington’s AmericInn
One year agoNew city entrance signs were installed and then unveiled at three locations in Worthington. The first was on U.S. 59/Minnesota 60 near Crailsheim Drive, the second was on U.S. 59 just north of the city limits and the third was on Minnesota 60 near the Blue Line Travel...
September 6, 2016 - 9:46pm
August 30, 2016
Looking Back: 1991 -- New group home opening in Jackson County
One year agoFunding from the E.O. Olson Trust enabled the installation of new signs in Olson Park, and south of the Minnesota West Community & Technical College ball fields along Crailsheim Drive. The signs were intended to help educate the general public about water quality benefits,...
August 30, 2016 - 9:45pm
August 23, 2016
Looking Back: 1966 -- Foreign ag specialists visit Worthington
One year agoThe Worthington City Council met for a special workshop to discuss the 2016 tax levy budget, including discussions of prospective budgets for public safety, engineering, community economic development, the Center for Active Living and council/mayor, administrator, clerk...
August 23, 2016 - 9:40pm
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