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Cruelty charges dropped against central Minnesota animal specimen company
Wisconsin man charged with killing uncle, injuring cousin in northeast Minnesota
House tax bill is 'Ain't My Fault' effort
Wildfire burns quickly through pines near Nisswa
City to convert MC Fitness building into Public Works headquarters
Minnesota United winger Finlay likely lost for season with ACL injury
Monday sports roundup: Luverne baseball team sweeps, WHS tennis team falls; SWC and Luverne shine in track
Track and field: Worthington boys, Luverne girls look strong on Saturday
Boys tennis: Luverne sweeps a pair of matches
Wolves saving best defending for playoffs
Big farm insolvency plays out in state court
Lange’s Cafe ends 24-hour service after 62 years
Bingham Lake family business up for sale after 89 years
Record cold, snowstorms delay SD planting season
Minnesota gains 2,900 jobs in March
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1963 Impala was beautiful, but it fell apart
Time to respond to reader feedback
Letter: Looking out for farmers' best interests
Many people benefit when we strive to become our best
For two boys, fishing season is already here
Arlene Mina Johansen
Robert L. Brommer
COMMENTARY: Why we won't take a break from learning
North Dakota woman's puzzling digestive problem turned out to be bacterial overgrowth
Despite faith fall, Good News still very good
Disheveled Theologian: The irrevocable call
The seed varieties you should plant this spring
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85 Birthday Card Shower
Virg & Marge
Shirley (Mayer) Klosterman
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
City of Worthington planning commission notice of public hearing
Data: Nov. 27, 2017
September 20, 2017
Looking Back: 1992 -- Wellstone was speaker at King Turkey Day
One year agoSen. Amy Klobuchar was the featured speaker at the 77th annual King Turkey Day celebration. Klobuchar touted Minnesota's agricultural economy and expanding rural broadband access in her speech. She gave a special shout-out to the state's robust turkey industry.
September 20, 2017 - 8:15am
September 13, 2017
Looking Back: 1992 -- Bristow joins staff of local insurer
One year agoUniversity of Minnesota Extension Dean Beverly Durgan was in Worthington as part of a statewide tour of counties that were home to the university's 15 Extension regional centers.
September 13, 2017 - 8:32am
September 6, 2017
Looking Back: 1992 -- Two Worthington residents visit Chernobyl
One year agoRound Lake Vineyard and Winery was preparing for its second annual Grape Stomp event. Owners Jenny and Scott Ellenbecker had begun selling their wines a year earlier. The Worthington City Council recommended the pre-certification of a 7.3 percent levy increase for its...
September 6, 2017 - 7:03am
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