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Lt. Gov. Tina Smith to visit Worthington Thursday
District 518 board hears news of Prairie Elementary activities
Sunset Park is headquarters for Saturday swim, hockey
City sees increase in commercial and residential development in 2016
Worthington man sentenced for first-degree criminal sexual conduct
Prep roundup: Pipestone Area wins Big South Conference wrestling tournament; Three Trojans seniors place first
Gymnastics: Trojans score over 141, top Blue Earth Area
Prep sports roundup: Marshall tops JCC boys basketball team again
WHS basketball: Trojans claim fourth straight in win over New Ulm
Prep roundup: Two late goals lift LS-H/SP past Luverne
Health care bill offers ‘real solutions’
Letter: Weber’s ‘bait and switch’ on health care
Letter: Changes needed in charitable gaming taxation
Letter: Introduction of invasive species can be stopped
Column: Restoring checks and balances
Janet Lucille Belz
Dora Mae Laura Pommier
Paul Henry Jones, Sr.
Looking Back: 2007 -- Hoffman, Hagen earn special Chamber honors
Herb chicken and mushrooms easy, elegant dinner favorite
A fast-food salad you’ll want to make at home
Column: Nose for news and all other noses once were pressed into these
Paulzines embrace adoption, finalize fourth in November
out and about
Five generations: Ebeling family
Wachter 95th birthday
Enterprise Funds 2017 Adopted Budget
2017 Minnesota City Summary Budget Statement
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December 8, 2016
As others see it: Tax, bonding, health care need special session
As the GOP's legislative leaders and Gov. Mark Dayton discuss a December special session, the debate seems to center around whether a special session will provide a political advantage to one party or the other or whether legislators and the governor should do their job and complete...
December 8, 2016 - 10:54pm
September 29, 2016
Former college linebacker sues bars, attackers for injury in 2014 Mankato brawl
MANKATO -- Isaac Kolstad, the former Minnesota State Mankato linebacker who was severely injured in a 2014 bar fight, is suing his attackers and two bars that served them. The civil lawsuit, filed last week, names Philip Nelson and Trevor Shelley, along with Blue Bricks Bar and South...
September 29, 2016 - 10:22pm
April 21, 2016
U.S. 71 detour starts May 2
MANKATO — Motorists who travel U.S. 71 in Jackson are advised traffic will be detoured beginning May 2, as crews begin the replacement of the Des Moines River Bridge. The detour, consisting of East Ashley Street and Jackson County Roads 23 and 34, will be in place until October....
April 21, 2016 - 8:03pm
April 13, 2016
Expect detour Monday on U.S. 169 Mankato to St. Peter
MANKATO — Motorists on U.S. 169 between Mankato and St. Peter can expect the highway to be closed and a detour to be in place after 7 p.m....
April 13, 2016 - 9:30pm
March 25, 2016
I-90 construction in Jackson County resumes Monday
MANKATO — Construction on Interstate 90, between Round Lake and Lakefield in Jackson County, will resume Monday, weather permitting. I-90 traffic will be reduced to a single lane in each direction beginning Monday. Westbound traffic will be switched over to the eastbound lanes...
March 25, 2016 - 7:42pm
March 7, 2016
Out of the doghouse: Adrian man to the rescue after man’s best friend takes semi for a joyride
MANKATO — Friday afternoon began as any other for Joe Springman, 24, of Adrian. He was traveling to Eden Prairie to visit his girlfriend when...
March 7, 2016 - 10:17pm
March 2, 2016
Sold! Glen Taylor, Jeff Ward and Strobel Farms Purchase Windom’s PM Beef plant
MANKATO — Minnesota businessman Glen Taylor, Mapleton, farmer Jeff Ward, and Greg Strobel of Pemberton based Strobel Farms announced Tuesday...
March 2, 2016 - 9:32am
January 22, 2016
Temple Grandin to speak in Mankato
NORTH MANKATO — The Southern Minnesota Autism Coalition and the South Central College Foundation-North Mankato have teamed up to present Dr. Temple Grandin, speaking at 6:30 p.m. Feb. 9 at South Central College Conference Center, North Mankato. Grandin is a professor at Colorado...
January 22, 2016 - 9:50pm
January 11, 2016
Transportation meeting for Highway 59, I-90 Jan. 27
MANKATO — Worthington area residents and businesses are encouraged to attend an open house on the 2017 plans for U.S. 59 and 2016 project on Interstate 90 between 4:30 and 6:30 p.m. Jan. 27 in the Farmers Room at the Nobles County Courthouse, 315 10th St., Worthington. Staff from...
January 11, 2016 - 9:03pm
November 23, 2015
Zach Hacker: One for the ages
I was in rare territory Saturday. Not physically. As an alumnus of Minnesota State University, Mankato, I’ve spent a lot of time at Blakeslee...
November 23, 2015 - 9:51pm
September 25, 2015
Rare bison given new home in Minnesota state park
MANKATO — A group of genetically rare bison has been released into a Minnesota state park. Minneopa State Park near Mankato is the new home of 11 bison largely free of genetic markers that would come from cross-breeding with cattle. Less than 6 percent of the half-million bison...
September 25, 2015 - 9:30pm
September 1, 2015
Minnesota 60 Mountain Lake to Butterfield completion delayed, Paving expected to begin Oct. 1
MANKATO — The completion date for the four-lane expansion of Minnesota 60 from Mountain Lake to Butterfield has been delayed from early October to early November due to delays for the paving contractor. Recent information from the paving contractor estimates it will begin on Minnesota...
September 1, 2015 - 8:30pm
May 17, 2015
AgStar to give away $20,000 toward home mortgage down payment
MANKATO — AgStar Financial Services has announced it will give away $20,000 to one winner as part of the Start Mapping Your Dream Sweepstakes. The prize can be used toward a down payment on a property of their choosing. The Start Mapping Your Dream Sweepstakes is open to residents...
May 17, 2015 - 4:55pm
April 29, 2015
Interstate 90 slated for improvements
MANKATO — Interstate 90 travelers are advised of “construction ahead” in southwestern Minnesota as projects begin in May and reach into five counties for the majority of the construction season. I-90 traffic will be carried two-ways on two lanes; however construction staging...
April 29, 2015 - 8:24pm
April 26, 2015
Multiple Interstate 90 projects impact traffic in SW Minnesota
MANKATO — Interstate 90 travelers are advised of construction ahead in southwest Minnesota as projects begin in May and reach into five counties for the majority of the construction season. I-90 traffic will be carried two-way on two lanes; however construction staging will dictate...
April 26, 2015 - 8:11pm