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Beach Bash is back
Data: June 28, 2016
Franken's staff in Worthington today
WPD, NCSO work with National Child Safety Council to distribute information
July 13 Caregiver Summit focuses on dementia issues
Amateur baseball: Henning, Cubs clip Lakefield
VFW baseball: Slayton nips Worthington 3-2
Prep softball: West Lyon downs Sibley-Ocheyedan
Doug Wolter: Amateur baseball without Wilmont isn't the same
Legion baseball: Hurley shines for Post 5
Letter: See East-Africans as people, not terrorists
Column: An affordable Rx for Americans
Column: Brexit, meet Trexit
Column: For Trump, fringe conspiracies take center stage
Marcella G. Scott
Beverly Jean Bolstad
Lawrence Joseph Wychor
How does your garden grow? Williams property one of four on upcoming tour
Column: June 28, 1876 -- Circus in town, complaints ensue
Looking Back: 1966 -- Construction aplenty taking place in Worthington
Heart of St. Kilian: 129-year-old parish goes to oratory status
Column: People are always talking about other people here
Out and About
Puhl 80th birthday
Isder 85th birthday
Alberts 97th birthday
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April 12, 2015
Local Adopt a Highway volunteers help state environment and budget
WORTHINGTON — For twenty-five years, two Worthington groups have been cleaning ditches and saving the state of Minnesota millions of dollars. The...
April 12, 2015 - 8:00pm
April 2, 2015
MnDOT announces construction schedule
ST PAUL — Transportation Commissioner Charlie Zelle and MnDOT engineers announced Thursday a list of 290 transportation construction projects that are getting under way this construction season. Projects scheduled for this year will help preserve and maintain state highways, bridges...
April 2, 2015 - 9:36pm
March 16, 2015
High-speed rail plan advances
ST. PAUL — Environmental impact statements are planned for options of proposed high-speed passenger rail service between the Twin Cities and Rochester. The Minnesota Department of Transportation said Monday that the proposal will undergo a two-step environmental study. Eight potential...
March 16, 2015 - 8:44pm
February 27, 2015
Which way do we go? Roundabout proven safer, but some are confused
WORTHINGTON — Love ’em or hate ’em, everyone has an opinion on roundabouts. Earlier this week, the Daily Globe published a story about...
February 27, 2015 - 10:09pm
Some Minnesota highways will get higher speed limits
ST. PAUL — Speed limits on some northern and western Minnesota highways will be getting an increase, the Minnesota Department of Transportation says. About 340 miles of two-lane highways will increase from 55 mph to 60 mph. The changes come as part of a 2014 legislative mandate...
February 27, 2015 - 9:49pm
February 17, 2015
Truck driver fined for hauling zebra mussels
WINONA — The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has issued a civil citation and a $500 fine to a construction company truck driver for transporting zebra mussels. In mid-December, Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT) and contract inspectors found dead zebra mussels...
February 17, 2015 - 8:39pm
February 12, 2015
State helps fund Safe Routes to School
WORTHINGTON — The Minnesota Department of Transportation announced Tuesday the recipients of $250,000 in Safe Routes to School grants, which support walking and biking programs at K-12 schools in Minnesota, and District 518 schools will reap some of the benefits. The grants...
February 12, 2015 - 8:42pm
February 3, 2015
Bids for government center stairwell higher than anticipated
WORTHINGTON — Nobles County commissioners Tuesday tabled discussion on bids received for the replacement of staircases in the Nobles County Government Center’s four stairwells. The lowest of three bids for the project was $438,700. Nobles County Administrator Tom Johnson said...
February 3, 2015 - 7:47pm
January 14, 2015
MnDOT plans U.S. 59 reconstruction
MANKATO — Landowners with drain tile concerns along U.S. 59 near Iowa are asked to contact the hydraulics engineer at the Minnesota Department of Transportation by May 1. MnDOT plans to resurface U.S. 59 from the Iowa border to the junction with Minnesota 60 in 2016. The project...
January 14, 2015 - 9:05pm
January 9, 2015
Jackson considers roundabout on U.S. 71, Industrial Park
JACKSON — Residents in the city of Jackson are being asked to share their input with city leaders on a proposed plan by the Minnesota Department of Transportation to construct a roundabout on U.S. 71 at Jackson County 38 (Industrial Park). Earlier this week, MnDOT Project...
January 9, 2015 - 10:09pm
December 22, 2014
U.S. 71 construction schedule to be discussed at Jan. 6 meeting
JACKSON — In an effort to reduce the duration of detours for the work planned on U.S. 71 in Jackson from two seasons to one, the Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT) is exploring options with the city of Jackson and will be in attendance at the Jan. 6 Jackson City Council...
December 22, 2014 - 9:27pm
December 10, 2014
One-day detour for Highway 86 railroad crossing repair
MANKATO — Minnesota 86 at the junction of Minnesota 60, near Wilder, will be detoured Friday for track repair by the Union Pacific Railroad. The UP Railroad will be setting up a detour, and motorists are advised to watch for signs. The railroad estimates that Minnesota 86 will...
December 10, 2014 - 9:42pm
Energy leaders hope polar vortex stays north
ST. PAUL — Minnesota is one polar vortex away from a winter energy crisis. With a warm-up predicted for coming days, bitter cold may be a memory, but experts say propane and wood for heating and coal for generating electricity could be in short supply if this winter begins to...
December 10, 2014 - 9:11pm
October 13, 2014
MnDOT to use new terms for winter road conditions
ST. PAUL — Travelers may have a better understanding of road conditions using the Minnesota Department of Transportation’s new winter road condition descriptions on the 511mn.org website and smartphone app. The old winter road descriptions were “good,” “fair,” “difficult”...
October 13, 2014 - 8:40pm
October 9, 2014
MnDOT offers Safe Routes grants
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota Department of Transportation is offering $1.25 million in Safe Routes to School grant funds for projects that will help more children safely walk and bicycle to school. Applications are due Jan. 9 and are available at www.dot.state.mn.us/saferoutes. Minnesota...
October 9, 2014 - 7:53pm