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Crunch time: Minnesota lawmakers have less than five weeks to tackle long list of issues
'This isn't just our story': Northland family fights for bill that would tax Big Pharma in battle against opioid abuse
Sam Cook paddles into retirement: After 38 years as the Duluth News Tribune’s outdoors writer, Cook hangs up his notebook
Lancaster man dies in pickup crash
WHS grad heads to Nicaragua for service project
Craftsman makes a wake building kayaks and canoes
Alexandria-based team accepted into new prep hockey league
Angler's fish tale presents learning opportunity
Sturgeon solutions: Biologists seek reasons for lack of fish’s reproduction on St. Louis River
SAM COOK: Heading down a new trail with plenty of old friends
Lange’s Cafe ends 24-hour service after 62 years
Bingham Lake family business up for sale after 89 years
Record cold, snowstorms delay SD planting season
Minnesota gains 2,900 jobs in March
Michelle Rook joins AgweekTV as anchor
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Letter: Looking out for farmers' best interests
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Letter: Attend NCHS presentation Sunday at Armory
Veryl J. Saathoff
Donna Jean Kontz
Despite faith fall, Good News still very good
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The seed varieties you should plant this spring
New living arrangements could keep family close
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85 Birthday Card Shower
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Shirley (Mayer) Klosterman
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
City of Worthington planning commission notice of public hearing
Data: Nov. 27, 2017
Minnesota Department of Transportation
February 3, 2018
'Permanent pollutant': Salt to melt ice on streets posing growing risk to Minnesota's lakes
MOORHEAD — Salt applied to streets and roads to melt snow and ice is becoming a growing environmental concern in some areas of the country,...
February 3, 2018 - 1:34pm
December 20, 2017
Four-lane Minnesota 60 completion, ribbon cutting slated for fall 2018
WORTHINGTON — Representatives from the Minnesota Department of Transportation waxed a little nostalgic during a meeting of the Highway 60 Action...
December 20, 2017 - 7:46am
In search of 'Dead Man's Curve': Minn.'s DOT uses data to find dangerous roads
BRAINERD, Minn. — It's an oft-repeated anecdote: people always seem ready to offer an opinion of the most dangerous curves or intersections....
September 20, 2017 - 8:59am
July 10, 2017
U.S. 59 resurfacing may start July 17
MANKATO — Motorists are advised of speed reductions and lane restrictions on U.S. 59 (Humiston Avenue and Oxford Streets) in Worthington as crews begin a resurfacing project as early as Monday, July 17. The project extends from Interstate 90 to the north junction with Minnesota...
July 10, 2017 - 7:42pm
June 4, 2017
The future is now: Highway 371 bypass begins Tuesday
PEQUOT LAKES — If the history of time is measured in eras, a new one dawns Tuesday for the small city of Pequot Lakes. On Tuesday, drivers...
June 4, 2017 - 6:00am
May 8, 2017
Large crowd gathers for special meeting on medians
WORTHINGTON -- Minnesota Department of Transportation engineers spoke Monday evening to a stacked room of business owners and employees — most...
May 8, 2017 - 9:50pm
May 5, 2017
I-90 bridge work in Rock County begins May 13
MANKATO — Motorists are advised that Interstate 90 from the South Dakota border through the Beaver Creek area will be under construction beginning May 13.
May 5, 2017 - 4:58pm
March 29, 2017
Heartland Express to offer daily route service in town
WORTHINGTON — Thanks to a $94,000 grant from the Minnesota Department of Transportation, Worthington will soon be operating an in-town bus...
March 29, 2017 - 9:15pm
February 10, 2017
Consensus sought on Oxford Street redevelopment
WORTHINGTON — Area leaders are once again asking for public input on the U.S. 59 Worthington Corridor Study. The U.S. 59 Worthington corridor is the busiest section of road in the city. It includes Oxford Street from McMillan Street to the Minnesota 60 roundabout and Humiston...
February 10, 2017 - 9:19pm
February 7, 2017
MnDOT offers Safe Routes to School funding
ST. PAUL — Minnesota communities and schools wanting to develop safer routes for students to walk and bicycle to school can apply for planning assistance grants through the Minnesota Department of Transportation’s Safe Routes to School program. Application deadline is March 3.Planning...
February 7, 2017 - 8:48pm
January 8, 2015
MnDOT advising no unnecessary travel tonight
MANKATO -- No unnecessary travel in south central Minnesota later today and tonight is being advised by the Mankato office of the Minnesota Department of Transportation. Wind gusts forecasted around 40-50 mph combined with the recent snow may result in dramatically reduced visibility,...
January 8, 2015 - 11:55am
November 24, 2010
MnDOT advises caution when traveling
WORTHINGTON -- The Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT) is cautioning motorists driving on highways from St. James to Fairmont and points west of slippery and icy roadways. The icy conditions are expected to continue to move east and affect all roads within the next...
November 24, 2010 - 11:41am
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