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Live stream: Jacob Wetterling funeral service at 10 a.m. today
Event will celebrate Crippen’s book about railroad depot
AgweekTV: Riding for cancer
Gov. Dayton: Special session is dead. Again.
Currie State Bank, First State Bank of Okabena announce merger agreement
Prep football: Adrian hands MCC first loss
Prep football: Sibley-Ocheyedan swarms over Unity
Prep football: Trojans move to 3-1 with victory over Tri-City United
Prep soccer: WHS boys win 4-2; girls lose a tough one
College football: Bluejays to rely on defense against Dakota College
Column: District 518 offers PASS classes to connect with, inform families
Column: Cut out this column if you like cutting the grass
Column: Vote for Trump helps undo climate change progress
Column: Trump's new hotel offers everything he claims to hate
Letter: ‘Feelings and emotion’ as a birthday nears
Kathryn A. Reller Wilson
Bosmas add barn quilt to their northwest Iowa property
Column: Shaking Up the Sanctuary
Looking Back: 1991 -- Perkins family receives conservation honor
Column: Robert Kennedy’s visit to city brought unprecedented excitement
School of Prayer event is Oct. 7-8
Out and About
Bakker 50th anniversary
De Berg 80th birthday
Gerber 95th birthday
Data: Sept. 24, 2016
Notice of Public Hearing
School Board Minutes for August
Data: Sept. 23, 2016
Data: Sept. 22, 2016
June 30, 2015
Looking Back: 2010 -- At least four tornadoes hit Sibley area
One year ago The melodrama “Egad, What a Cad: Virtue Triumphs Over Victory” was featured at the annual Old-Fashioned Fourth of July celebration at Worthington’s Pioneer Village. In conjunction with the event, the Prairie Reapers hosted their 28th annual Power Reunion with a...
June 30, 2015 - 4:53pm
June 16, 2015
Looking Back: 1990 -- Tornadoes blow through George, Iowa
One year ago Showing this week at Worthington’s Northland Cinema were “Edge of Tomorrow,” “The Fault in Our Stars,” “A Million Ways to Die in the West,” “Maleficent,” “Blended” and “X-Men: Days/Future Past.” Lightning was blamed for two house fires...
June 16, 2015 - 4:48pm
June 9, 2015
Looking Back: 1940 -- Rushmore man finds long-missing money
One year ago The 2014 Worthington Windsurfing Regatta and Unvarnished Music Festival kicked off in Worthington. The End-o-Line Railroad Park Museum in Currie hosted an open house, with special guest Bill Schrankler (author of “Shadows of Time … Minnesota’s Surviving Railroad...
June 9, 2015 - 5:21pm
June 2, 2015
Looking Back: 1990 -- Adrian schools chief retires after 22 years
One year ago Vernette Palmer, city clerk for Lake Park, Iowa, for 30 years, retired this week. Twins Merle and Merlyn Henricksen of Lakefield wrapped up two months of radiation therapy for prostate cancer at Sanford Care Center Worthington on Friday, just in time for celebrating...
June 2, 2015 - 4:14pm
May 26, 2015
Looking Back: 1990 -- Bigelow church preparing to mark 75th anniversary
One year ago After 30 years of work in the law enforcement field, Murray County’s Chief Deputy Sheriff Randy Donahue retired from the Murray County Sheriff’s Office. The annual TAC (The Achievement Center) sale was under way at the Worthington Arena. Funds raised from the...
May 26, 2015 - 4:58pm
May 19, 2015
Looking Back: 2010 -- Worthington's Hardy Rickbeil dies at 101
One year ago Worthington hosted the Upper Midwest Chapter of the Crown Victoria Association’s annual meeting. The 130 students of Robyn (Morrow) Murphy’s Shining Fame Performance dance studio presented a dance recital at Worthington’s Memorial Auditorium Performing Arts...
May 19, 2015 - 6:46pm
May 12, 2015
Looking Back: 1990 - Worthington rest area celebrates grand opening
One year ago Worthington High School graduated 139 students at the school’s 127th annual commencement ceremony. Worthington’s Center for Active Living celebrated its first anniversary. An open house was scheduled to commemorate the occasion. After serving 15 years in...
May 12, 2015 - 7:53pm
May 5, 2015
Looking Back: 1965 - Lake Okabena dredging to focus on south side of grade
One year ago The Worthington Dollars for Scholars chapter awarded $22,300 in scholarships to 28 Worthington High School seniors and recent alumni. District 518 music students wrapped up the school year with a series of spring concerts highlighting the district’s band, choir...
May 5, 2015 - 6:48pm
April 28, 2015
Looking Back: 1940 -- 'Gone with the Wind' arrives in Worthington
One year ago The annual Worthington High School prom took place, with a theme of “The Great Gatsby” informing decorations and some of the attendees’ attire. St. Gabriel’s Catholic church of Fulda determined it would rebuild following a 4 p.m. fire on April 9 that largely...
April 28, 2015 - 4:59pm
April 21, 2015
Looking Back: 1940 -- City votes to purchase copper sulfate to treat Lake Okabena for algae
One year ago The 100-year-old cattle barn on the Murray County Fairgrounds in Slayton was receiving a major facelift, including new exterior siding, a new roof, straightening, electrical work and new cement flooring. The barn served as Murray County’s first livestock building...
April 21, 2015 - 5:14pm
April 14, 2015
Looking Back: 1990 - Grand opening hosted for Plaza 66 and Car Wash
One year ago Zach Shank, store director of the Worthington Hy-Vee store, announced that the local store would open the Hy-Vee Market Café in June. Shank said the new café would offer several more dining options than were currently available at the supermarket, as well as offering...
April 14, 2015 - 7:53pm
April 7, 2015
Looking Back: 1940 -- Worthington takes steps to expand Chautauqua Park
One year ago First-grade classes at Prairie Elementary presented the musical “The Three Piggy Opera,” under the direction of music teachers Jeanne Mammen, Debra Moe and Linda Van Westen. DFL Lieutenant Governor candidate Tina Smith made a campaign stop in Worthington. She...
April 7, 2015 - 4:50pm
March 31, 2015
Looking Back: 1990 - New water treatment plant, water tower planned in Fulda
One year ago Local veterinarians Dr. Keith Wilson and Dr. Steve Dudley spoke about the Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea virus to attendees at the 10th annual Worthington Bio Conference. Recent changes to the Buffalo Ridge Regional Transit system were hoped to increase interest in ridership. With...
March 31, 2015 - 7:19pm
March 24, 2015
Looking Back: 1990 - Emary is Worthington's teacher of the year
One year ago The third annual Country Show took place at the Fulda High School gymnasium as a benefit for the Fulda Heritage Society. Eight different area artists performed, and the event was hosted by KLOH’s Mylan Ray. The ninth “Gone Country” show took place at Worthington’s...
March 24, 2015 - 9:53pm
March 17, 2015
Looking Back: 1965 - George man downs 41 pounds of bananas
One year ago Ten stars from the “Little House on the Prairie” television show of the 1970s were scheduled to visit Walnut Grove in July during the community’s 37th annual “Fragments of a Dream” pageant. The stars included Alison Arngrim (Nellie), Dean Butler (Almanzo...
March 17, 2015 - 8:36pm