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Chillin' at Winterfest
Holiday music at Prairie in full swing
Chamber Singers to ring “The Bells of Christmas” at 2 p.m. Sunday
Time is of the essence
Fulda lights up the night
Luverne hockey tops Orono, S-O wrestlers take Okoboji Invite
Boys hockey: LSHSPTCUC score one for each letter in win over Trojans
Minnesota West basketball: Men pick up first win, women keep rolling
WHS basketball: Girls, boys sweep Windom Area on road
Boys basketball: MLA rallies
Column: Stepping out in faith
Column: After a mere 25 years, the triumph of the West is over
Column: The election really was rigged
Column: The post-truth era of politics
Column: Enrichment opportunities abound in 2017
Geneva J. Strolz
Homemade granola easier, more affordable than you think
PieLogNog: A holiday mashup of chocolate, salted caramel, eggnog and pecan pie
Change maker: Kevin Donovan pushes Worthington, and himself, to succeed
Our region was major supplier of early engines for Humvees
Disheveled Thelogian: A feast, a robbery and a reason to give thanks
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November 30, 2016
More than 2,000 veterans expected to form human shield at ND pipeline protest
More than 2,000 U.S. military veterans plan to form a human shield to protect protesters of the Dakota Access Pipeline project near a Native American reservation in North Dakota, organizers said, just ahead of a federal deadline for activists to leave the camp they have been occupying....
November 30, 2016 - 4:35pm
November 13, 2016
Author seeks Medal of Honor for DL man who died a hero in Korea
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. — Each year on Veterans Day, Nov. 11, Americans all over the world remember the military servicemen and women who have given their strength, their skill, their courage, and sometimes, their lives to protect this nation and its freedoms. One of the young men...
November 13, 2016 - 8:29pm
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