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Minorities with post-secondary credentials make less than whites, study shows
'Support our Schools' effort gets under way
County begins budget discussion
Men on the street
Protests cost St. Paul $1.5M while Summit Avenue remains closed
YMCA Fun Run a good time for all ages
Amateur baseball: Worthington wins, takes 1-0 series lead over Heron Lake
All welcome at 34th annual Fun Run
Amateur baseball: Region 13C playoffs begin Wednesday
Wolter: Random thoughts in a fleeting summer
Letter: Journey pastor grateful for community support
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Some Trump-style speculation on the GOP and Putin
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Column: Trump set the table for Clinton
Calen Daniel "Rudy" Ross
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Looking Back: 2006 -- City, YMCA approved deal for new Y facility
THE SCHIZ: Barber keeps on clipping at downtown Worthington shop
Column: A memorable — and cold — arrival in Worthington in 1872
Column: Father knows best
Looking Back: 2006 -- Reisdorfer honored with statewide nursing award
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Davis 85th birthday
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Summons to establish custody
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September 30, 2011
Highway 60 Corp. to meet on Oct. 14
WORTHINGTON -- The Southwest Minnesota Highway 60 Action Corp. will meet at noon Oct. 14 at the Worthington Area Chamber of Commerce, 1121 Third Ave. Items on the agenda include election of officers and a presentation by the Minnesota Department of Transportation on current and upcoming...
September 30, 2011 - 10:12pm
September 16, 2011
Sewer work to begin Monday
WORTHINGTON -- Sanitary sewer work on Minnesota 60 from Morningside Drive to just short of East Avenue is scheduled to begin Monday. Minnesota 60 will be closed where it meets the east Morningside Drive access. Local residents should use Spruce Avenue, Douglas Avenue and East Avenue...
September 16, 2011 - 9:52pm
August 26, 2011
Nobles Street/Minnesota 60 work begins Monday
WORTHINGTON -- Sanitary sewer and water main work on the intersection of Nobles Street and Minnesota 60 is tentatively scheduled to begin Monday. The intersection will be closed. Residents on the north side of the closing can go west on Sherwood Street and then back south on Nobles...
August 26, 2011 - 9:33pm
June 21, 2011
Editorial: Four-lane '60' may have to wait
A notable letter from Tracy Hatch, chief financial officer of the Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT), arrived at the Daily Globe Monday morning. Dated June 15, 2011, the subject matter was regarding "Potential Temporary Suspension of State Contract Performance & Payments." The...
June 21, 2011 - 12:00am
June 17, 2011
Minnesota 60 detour to change
MANKATO -- A change to the Minnesota 60 detour in Worthington will begin June 22 in order to prepare for the construction of a new Union Pacific Railroad Bridge over Minnesota 60. Rather than using Nobles County 35, the detour will extend north along Nobles County 5 to Nobles County...
June 17, 2011 - 9:45pm
October 26, 2010
Public meeting on Minnesota 60 plan is tonight
MANKATO - Worthington residents interested in the aesthetic design plans for the Minnesota 60 construction project are encouraged to attend a meeting from 5 to 7 p.m. today at the Worthington Chamber of Commerce conference room, 1121 Third Avenue. A committee with members from the...
October 26, 2010 - 10:36am
October 15, 2010
Minnesota 60 landscape plans to be unveiled
WORTHINGTON -- Area residents interested in the aesthetic design plans for the Minnesota 60 construction project are invited to attend a meeting from 5 to 7 p.m. Oct. 26 at Worthington Area Chamber of Commerce's conference room, 1121 Third Ave. A committee of Worthington residents...
October 15, 2010 - 9:39pm
September 3, 2010
Roads to be prepped for detour
MANKATO -- Motorists should expect brief delays on Nobles County 4 and Nobles County 5 beginning Sept.
September 3, 2010 - 9:34pm
August 13, 2010
Milling work begins on Minnesota 60
MANKATO -- Motorists are advised that traffic on Minnesota 60 from Interstate 90 to Wilder will be restricted for a resurfacing project beginning Aug. 23, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation. Traffic will be switched to two-way traffic with speeds reduced to 55...
August 13, 2010 - 12:00am
June 28, 2010
City council hears Minnesota 60 update
MnDOT representative talks about relocation efforts of the East Acres manufactured home park WORTHINGTON -- A multi-faceted update on the four-lane expansion of Minnesota 60 was given by Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT) representatives during the Worthington City Council...
June 28, 2010 - 10:23pm
June 18, 2010
Brief: Minnesota 60 design meeting July 6
MANKATO -- The public is encouraged to attend an open house showcasing the preliminary designs of the new four-lane section of Minnesota 60 from Butterfield to St. James. The open house will be from 4 to 6 p.m. July 6 at the Butterfield Community Center, 310 Hubbard Ave. Staff from...
June 18, 2010 - 10:00pm
May 11, 2010
Letter: Price should be paid for progress
I could hardly stop laughing at Dennis Bucholz. When Minnesota 60 was proposed all the businesses there -- Worthington Ag Parts, Schaap's, etc. -- couldn't wait to complain about the business they would lose. Now, when they have to move their buildings and such, they complain about...
May 11, 2010 - 12:00am
May 7, 2010
Brief: Minnesota 60 project to be rebid
MANKATO -- The Minnesota Department of Transportation will rebid the Minnesota 60 four-lane expansion project south of Worthington in the upcoming weeks because of a discrepancy in the construction plan that could affect the final cost of the project. The project will begin later...
May 7, 2010 - 10:54pm
April 25, 2010
Four people injured in Minnesota 60 crash
Brian Korthals/Daily Globe Accident on Minnesota 60 The Minnesota State Patrol and Brewster Fire and Rescue responded to a two-vehicle broadside...
April 25, 2010 - 8:23pm
April 15, 2010
Letter: An update on scheduled road construction
With Minnesota's second season -- road construction -- nearly upon us, the Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT) will soon be making improvements to several area roads this summer and beyond. I've worked hard in the past to secure state funding for rural Minnesota roads...
April 15, 2010 - 12:00am