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MW wrestling: Preuss 0-2 at Ridgewater Open
Prep roundup: Pipestone Area wins Big South Conference wrestling tournament; Three Trojans seniors place first
WHS hockey: Waseca sweeps hockey doubleheader in Worthington
MW basketball: Bluejays win, Lady Jays fall against MState-Fergus Falls
Boys basketball: Trojans turn up the heat in second half
Column: What happened to the honeymoon?
Column: Tillerson's foreign policy -- Russia first
Column: WCS giving boost to Feed My Starving Children
Column: Jan. 23-27 is Paraprofessionals Recognition Week
Column: The double standard in how journalists cover the news
Roger A. Voss
Eldon H. Pomerenke
Francis "Fritz" Fett
Herb chicken and mushrooms easy, elegant dinner favorite
A fast-food salad you’ll want to make at home
Column: Nose for news and all other noses once were pressed into these
Paulzines embrace adoption, finalize fourth in November
Disheveled Theologian: A 'd-icey' adventure
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Five generations: Ebeling family
Wachter 95th birthday
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Public Notice of operating budge for 2017 fiscal year
Data: Jan. 14, 2017
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Notice and order for hearing on petition for descent of property of Judy L. Anderson
December 28, 2015
Winter storm begins socking Midwest
ST. PAUL — Monday’s weather radar showed a gradual winter storm advance into Minnesota and Wisconsin, with heavy snow predicted for much...
December 28, 2015 - 9:51pm
December 8, 2015
53 years to four lanes: MnDOT presents plans to complete MN 60
WINDOM — Fifty years after the Highway 60 Action Corporation was established to draw attention to the need of a four-lane highway and corridor...
December 8, 2015 - 8:48am
December 7, 2015
Letter: No good reason for letter about plowing roads
By Carol Schulz, Lakefield In response to Mr. Tracy’s letter posted on Dec. 3. — Duane Tracy, shame on you. What was the point of putting that letter in the paper? Condemning another’s work ethics to your co-workers (“After talking to several people”) without knowing the...
December 7, 2015 - 4:00pm
November 30, 2015
MnDOT urges motorists to slow down and use headlights
MANKATO -- The Minnesota Department of Transportation advises motorists to slow down and use their headlights due to heavy snow and reduced visibility. Safety is MnDOT’s number on priority. Snowplow drivers and motorists have to work together to make travel safer and avoid crashes...
November 30, 2015 - 4:22pm
November 24, 2015
Highway 60 Action Corp. hosts meeting
WORTHINGTON — The Southwest Minnesota Highway 60 Action Corp. will be hosting a meeting at noon Dec. 7 at River City Eatery, 344 10th St., Windom. Items on the agenda include election of officers and a presentation by the Minnesota Department of Transportation on current and upcoming...
November 24, 2015 - 8:43pm
November 11, 2015
MnDOT commissioner's home previously owned by Queen of England
ST. PAUL — There’s a lot to love in Minnesota Transportation Commissioner Charlie Zelle’s new Minneapolis home. It has five bedrooms, a big lot on Cedar Lake and a butler’s pantry that makes it “great for entertaining,” according to the sales literature. But its most...
November 11, 2015 - 9:39pm
October 30, 2015
New lanes open along Minnesota 60
MANKATO — The new eastbound lanes of Minnesota 60 from Mountain Lake to Butterfield opened Friday afternoon. However, the westbound lanes will be restricted to one lane with no passing for the next few days, as crews continue to complete the new pavement markings. Eastbound motorists...
October 30, 2015 - 9:54pm
October 5, 2015
MnDOT announces availability of $9.7 million in grants for local community projects
ST. PAUL — Minnesota communities, schools and their partners are invited to apply for funding for local projects that enhance transportation goals, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation. A total of $9.7 million is available through two competitive grant programs:...
October 5, 2015 - 8:25pm
September 27, 2015
A tricky, dangerous job: Snowplow drivers to undergo intensive training in next few weeks
DETROIT LAKES — Just in case winter decides to show up again this year, MnDOT snowplow drivers have to be ready. It’s no joke to be behind the wheel of one of those new 35-ton tandem-axle truck plows. First off, you have to control the front plow, and if you can’t see the...
September 27, 2015 - 7:50pm
August 17, 2015
U.S. 59 work delayed until Wednesday
SLAYTON — The start date for a mill and overlay project on U.S. 59 from Fulda to Slayton has been delayed to Wednesday. Alternating lane closures will take place. Work will occur on the shoulders as well. Traffic will be directed through the work zone by a pilot car and flaggers....
August 17, 2015 - 8:34pm
July 22, 2015
Construction on Oxford Street, Humiston Avenue
WORTHINGTON — Traffic lane and signal light changes are scheduled to begin today at the intersection of Oxford Street and Humiston Avenue, according to a press release from the city of Worthington Engineering Department. The intersection will be open to traffic at all times, with...
July 22, 2015 - 10:07pm
July 13, 2015
Interstate 90 eastbound traffic to detour Wednesday
WORTHINGTON — Nobles County State Aid Highway 35 between Worthington and Adrian will see increased traffic on Wednesday, as the Minnesota Department of Transportation plans to detour all eastbound Interstate 90 traffic onto the county road while repairs are performed on the Interstate....
July 13, 2015 - 9:13pm
July 9, 2015
Interstate 90 ramps to open soon at Jackson and Sherburn
MANKATO — Progress on the Interstate 90 pavement project in Jackson and Martin County results in the opening of more ramps including the eastbound I-90 ramps at Highway 71 in Jackson today and the westbound ramps in Sherburn on July 17, weather permitting. Upcoming closures due...
July 9, 2015 - 8:38pm
June 14, 2015
I-90, U.S. 71 closure extended
MANKATO — The Interstate 90/U.S. 71 ramps at Jackson will remain closed until the week of June 22 due to a combination of weather and pavement problems, according to Minnesota Department of Transportation officials. The extended closure also delays the opening of the Jackson westbound...
June 14, 2015 - 8:32pm
June 7, 2015
Eastbound I-90 construction in Nobles County begins June 15
ADRIAN — Interstate 90 motorists in Nobles County can expect lane restrictions and ramp closures from Adrian to Rushmore beginning June 15 as crews resurface the pavement on the eastbound lanes. I-90 traffic will be carried two-way on two lanes; however construction staging will...
June 7, 2015 - 7:26pm