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Here's the plan: District 518 releases site map for new property
Mentally aware: Worthington’s Nelson happy in life thanks to help, finding positives
New site, name means 'Serenity' now
Kruse files to run for House District 22B
Many closed for Memorial Day
Section 3A track and field: Athletes advance to finals
Les Knutson: Windom's BARC gym will honor a coaching legend
Amateur baseball: Windom scores in ninth to beat Pipestone
Section 2AAA baseball: Trojans split on first day
Section 2AAA softball: Trojans lose twice in tournament
Column: One race over; here comes another
Column: The GOP's lost hope for scandal
Column: Memorial Day takes on significance this election year
Column: Honoring our fallen heroes, respecting our veterans
Column: A Trump too far?
Raymond "Ray" LeRoy Powell
William "Bill" Weppler
Marcella L. Hurlburt
Raymond "Ray" LeRoy Powell
Jack-of-all-trades: Plans shaping up to name BARC gymnasium in Jack Kelly's honor
Column: Our young soldiers are becoming only a dim memory
Out & About: May 27-June 11
Five tips for backyard smoking this summer
Religion briefs: May 26
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Twylla von Holdt 80th birthday
Dayle von Holdt 85th birthday
Wick 90th birthday
Wibbens 95th birthday
Anderson 95th birthday
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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....
opinion / editorials
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....
opinion / columns
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
May 25, 2015
A Memorial Day tribute
OCHEYEDAN, Iowa — Residents of Ocheyedan and surrounding communities gathered Monday morning in Ocheyedan Cemetery to hear Cmdr. Brad Garms...
May 25, 2015 - 8:46pm
Vietnam vet Boyer delivers Memorial Day address
WORTHINGTON — A man who professed he’d “never talked before a crowd in my life” received a heartfelt standing ovation from the approximately...
May 25, 2015 - 8:28pm