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Live stream: Jacob Wetterling funeral service at 10 a.m. today
Event will celebrate Crippen’s book about railroad depot
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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
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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
September 9, 2016
Minnesota town wants nation to remember ‘forgotten hero’ who shot down Russian fighter jets
CLINTON, Minn. -- The small town of Clinton has not forgotten its native son for his bravery in the service of country. It’s hoping the nation will not either. Residents in the Big Stone County community are joining an online petition by Homeland Magazine calling for retired Navy...
September 9, 2016 - 9:11pm
September 8, 2016
ND governor asks for National Guard assistance in pipeline protest
MANDAN, N.D. -- Gov. Jack Dalrymple activated the North Dakota National Guard in a limited role Thursday to provide support for civilian authorities dealing with the Dakota Access Pipeline protests south of Mandan as a key court ruling loomed Friday. The Guard’s adjutant general...
September 8, 2016 - 9:56pm
August 30, 2016
Minnesota State Fair celebrates Yellow Ribbon program for veterans
FALCON HEIGHTS -- Minnesota leads the country in its Beyond Yellow Ribbon program to help military personnel, veterans and their families, and state leaders used the State Fair to celebrate. "Companies and communities have shown immense support," Maj. Gen. Rick Nash, Minnesota National...
August 30, 2016 - 9:50pm
June 9, 2016
Obama approves broader role for US forces in Afghanistan
WASHINGTON (Reuters) — President Barack Obama has approved giving the U.S. military greater ability to accompany and enable Afghan forces battling a resilient Taliban insurgency, in a move to assist them more proactively on the battlefield, a U.S. official told Reuters. The senior...
June 9, 2016 - 10:29pm
May 31, 2016
Memorial Day at Chautauqua Park
The "Amazing" Worthington City Band plays during Monday's Memorial Day program at Chautauqua Park.
May 31, 2016 - 9:41am
May 26, 2016
Honoring our military: Local communities host Memorial Day services
WORTHINGTON — American Legion Post 5 and Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 3958 and Auxiliary will conduct military services Monday morning at...
May 26, 2016 - 8:28pm
Career sailor to offer Worthington Memorial Day address
WORTHINGTON — For Tony Stoecker, serving in the U.S. Navy was a legacy kind of thing. “I knew I was going to do it,” he said. “My dad...
May 26, 2016 - 7:42pm
February 25, 2016
Minnesota Guard to name first female general
DULUTH — Air Force Col. Sandra Best will make history today when she is promoted to brigadier general, becoming the first female officer to...
February 25, 2016 - 6:41am
February 2, 2016
Women should have to register for draft, top generals say
WASHINGTON — The top U.S. Marine Corps and Army generals said Tuesday that women should be required to register for the military draft, along with men, as the armed forces move toward integrating them fully into combat positions. “I think that all eligible and qualified men and...
February 2, 2016 - 3:43pm
January 18, 2016
Sailors captured by Iran were held at gunpoint, U.S. military reports
WASHINGTON — The 10 U.S. sailors who were briefly detained by the Iranian military last week were held at gunpoint and had a verbal exchange...
January 18, 2016 - 2:51pm
January 12, 2016
Pakistani paramilitary force raids home of New York Times reporter
ISLAMABAD — A Pakistani paramilitary force raided the home of the New York Times’ national correspondent Tuesday in what officials called a routine search operation for a terrorism suspect. The search at the Islamabad home of Salman Masood came more than two years after Pakistan...
January 12, 2016 - 3:34pm
December 15, 2015
Saudi Arabia announces 34-state Islamic military alliance against terrorism
DUBAI — A new Saudi-led Islamic alliance to fight terrorism will share information and train, equip and provide forces if necessary for the...
December 15, 2015 - 3:08pm
December 3, 2015
U.S. military opens all combat roles to women
WASHINGTON — The U.S. military will let women serve in all combat roles, Defense Secretary Ash Carter announced Thursday in a historic move...
December 3, 2015 - 3:00pm
July 29, 2015
As other see it: For safety, arm military
In the week since a gunman opened fire at military recruiting stations in Chattanooga, Tenn., killing four Marines and a Navy sailor, governors in at least nine states have authorized allowing National Guard members to carry weapons while on duty. More states are poised to follow. Gov....
July 29, 2015 - 9:36pm
July 27, 2015
Minnesota soldiers ‘sitting ducks,’ legislator says
NISSWA — Some Minnesota lawmakers want the state’s National Guard soldiers to be able to carry firearms without a permit, citing deadly violence against military facilities in Chattanooga, Tenn., and Fort Hood, Texas. Together with other GOP legislators Monday, State Sen. Paul...
July 27, 2015 - 9:39pm