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Klobuchar, Franken announce more than $100 million in critical heating aid
Community helps build Oxford Street; 2017 overlay project could be delayed
Nobles SWCD begins connecting with landowners on buffers
Boo! Windom’s haunted house will spark ‘Old School Nightmares’
Minnesota already breaking voting records ahead of Nov. 8
Section 3A cross country: Luverne girls, Windom Area boys prevail
Section 2AA cross country: Koller leads WHS runners
Iowa state football: H-LP puts perfect record on the line
Scott Rall: Hi ho, hi ho, it's off to work we go
Section football: Fulda, MLA, MCC finish the job
Column: Unaffordable health care for southwest Minnesota
Editorial: Peterson in the 7th with an asterisk
Letter: School referendum represents chance to ‘pay it forward’
Editorial: Schomacker for District 22A Representative
Letter: Our schools are committed to our students and our community
Carol E. Anderson
Ralph Wellington Thueson
James G. Myers
Community Thanksgiving dinner is Nov. 24
Disheveled Theologian: Banana bread evangelism
2016 Local Business Guide Directory
Looking Back: 2006 -- Worthington Ambulance Service wins honor
Pumpkin soup perfect start for lively (but civil) dinner party
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Birth: Oct. 26, 2016
Kill 80th birthday
Taylor 90th birthday
Kunze 90th birthday
Schaap 90th birthday
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December 16, 2014
Prep boys basketball: Hot-shooting Westbrook-Walnut Grove edges Adrian
ADRIAN — Westbrook-Walnut Grove shot the lights out Tuesday in its Red Rock Conference boys basketball contest at Adrian. Still, it had to battle to the end. The Chargers were electric in the first half, making 17-of-24 shots from the field. That gave them a 46-36 lead, but the...
December 16, 2014 - 11:40pm
November 10, 2014
Prep volleyball: Marshall, Jackson County Central lead All-Big South squad
Four players from Marshall and three from Jackson County Central have been named to the 2014 All-Big South Conference West Division volleyball team. Worthington had one selection, senior Betsy Thompson. Senior Callie Graff and juniors Abby Louwagie, Marah Mulso and Lexi Saugstad...
November 10, 2014 - 8:22pm
October 9, 2014
Food Safety course offered
MARSHALL — University of Minnesota Extension will offer two courses in Marshall to help food service establishments meet the educational requirement for Certified Food Managers. The initial certification course, using the ServSafe curriculum, will be from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Oct....
October 9, 2014 - 7:52pm
September 4, 2014
Prep girls tennis: Luverne gets win at Marshall
MARSHALL — Luverne won all but one match Thursday in a road battle with Big South fellow Marshall, winning 6-1. On the singles side, Kynzie Smedsrud beat Stef Janke 7-5, 6-4 at the No. 1 spot. Lexie Severtson won a 1-6, 7-6 (7-4), 6-4 thriller at No. 2. Samantha Pierce had a much...
September 4, 2014 - 11:45pm
September 2, 2014
Prep boys soccer: Worthington buries Marshall
MARSHALL — Sophomore Ivan Rodriguez scored three goals and four other teammates had two apiece as the Worthington Trojans boys soccer team dominated host Marshall 12-0 on Tuesday. The Trojans scored three goals in the first half and nine more in the second to improve to 1-2 on...
September 2, 2014 - 11:12pm
August 12, 2014
Data: Aug. 12, 2014
Accidents WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Police Department responded to crash at 4:55 p.m. Monday in the Hy-Vee parking lot. No injuries were reported. MARSHALL — The Lyon County Sheriff’s Office responded to a head-on collision at 7:27 a.m. Tuesday on Minnesota 23. Dwight...
August 12, 2014 - 9:05pm
July 17, 2014
Suspect in Marshall store burglary returns to Nobles County court
WORTHINGTON — A Worthington woman arrested last Novemeber on charges of possession of an assault weapon, possession of stolen property and carrying a pistol without a permit — all in connection with the Borch’s Sporting Goods store in Marshall — was back in Nobles County...
July 17, 2014 - 9:15pm
June 18, 2014
Sorenson named new State Patrol lieutenant
LUVERNE — Cpl. Matthew Sorenson has been selected as the new lieutenant for the Minnesota State Patrol District 2300, which serves 13 counties...
June 18, 2014 - 9:01pm
June 9, 2014
VFW Baseball: Worthington splits road doubleheader
MARSHALL — It was an up-and-down night for Worthington Monday in its road doubleheader against Marshall. After a trio of pitchers put together a stellar performance in the opener to lead it to a 6-1 win, four errors led to three unearned runs for Marshall Orange in the nightcap...
June 9, 2014 - 11:19pm
May 23, 2014
Area residents earn degrees from SMSU
MARSHALL — Southwest Minnesota State University hosted its 46th annual commencement ceremony May 10. More than 620 graduate and undergraduate students were candidates for master’s, bachelor’s and associate’s degrees, with approximately 415 of those candidates participating...
May 23, 2014 - 9:25pm
May 13, 2014
Prep baseball: Worthington falls victim to perfect game
MARSHALL — Sophomore Drew Hmielewski pitched a perfect game Tuesday as the Marshall Tigers shut out the Worthington Trojans 7-0 in a Southwest Conference baseball game. Hmielewski got ahead of the Trojans with his fastball, mixed in an excellent curve and showed exceptional command...
May 13, 2014 - 10:44pm
May 6, 2014
Prep baseball: Luverne splits battle of conference contenders
LUVERNE — In a battle between two of the top Southwest Conference teams, Luverne took the opener 10-1 but Marshall came back in the nightcap 7-1. Josh Slieter pitched seven full innings in the first game, checking the Tigers on three hits while walking two and striking out 10....
May 6, 2014 - 10:41pm
April 1, 2014
Book signing event is Saturday
SLAYTON — A Marshall author will visit Slayton on Saturday to sign copies of her book about a life-changing journey she and her husband have...
April 1, 2014 - 9:25pm
March 12, 2014
Section girls basketball: Minneota anxious for rematch with Wabasso
MARSHALL — There is never a loss for incentive when a state tournament berth dangles within reach. The Minneota Vikings have even more incentive tonight when they play Wabasso for the Section 3A girls basketball championship. Their only loss of the 2013-14 season was handed...
March 12, 2014 - 8:54pm
January 8, 2014
Marshall blanks WHS girls hockey team, 10-0
WORTHINGTON — For the second time in as many battles, Marshall proved itself too much for the Worthington girls hockey team to contain. This time, a 10-0 setback came to the Trojans on their home ice Tuesday night. It was Marshall’s second win in a row, following a 4-0 shutout...
January 8, 2014 - 12:26am