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Vigils, rallies planned in Minnesota State Fair area
Building bickering: Windom divided over proposed emergency services/fire hall facility
WRHCF promotes education of health care professionals
WRHCF scholarship recipients share stories, gratitude
New overlay work may begin Monday
Iowa high school football: H-LP impressive in season opener
Les Knutson: Hard-hitting Buttermakers play Regal today
Girls soccer: Trojans show improvement in second game
College football: Reid, Bluejays looking to make big waves
Boys soccer: Trojans cruise
Column: Back to school -- our mission is safety
Column: Obliging a donor is not necessarily criminal
Column: Minnesota's economy faces a turning point
Column: Is Jill Stein the Ralph Nader of 2016?
Letter: DFL political games hurt millions of Minnesotans
Raymond Arthur Karhu
Ryan L. Shea
City begins 2017 budget talks
Biking Bob: 78-year-old Hibma still doing plenty of pedaling
Column: A Nobles County cowboy made 1934 history
Column: Together 2016 a gathering to remember
Disheveled Theologian: Finding meaning in the motive
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Westman 111th birthday
Miller 50th anniversary
Hemmen 60th anniversary
Berger 80th birthday
Scheepstra 85th birthday
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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
July 26, 2015
New Vietnam exhibit at Minnesota Military Museum shows conflict through veterans' memories
LITTLE FALLS —— A new exhibit at the Minnesota Military Museum shares the memories and feelings from participants in America’s most divisive...
July 26, 2015 - 9:16pm
July 21, 2015
Column: Military retirement reform needs troops' input
By REP. TIM WALZ (D-Minnesota) and REP. CHRIS GIBSON (R-New York) WASHINGTON — Our country requires capable armed forces in defense of our security and interests abroad. As former service members, we understand how critical pay and benefits are to our troopers and their families....
July 21, 2015 - 5:11pm
July 7, 2015
Honor to the lost: Navy vet swimming the Mississippi stops in Camp Ripley
CAMP RIPLEY — A U.S. Navy veteran on a mission to swim the Mississippi stopped at Camp Ripley Tuesday to meet with some of the families his...
July 7, 2015 - 9:12pm