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Worthington Daily Globe
Rep. Peterson, legislators discuss various issues
WMS spellers notch third place at SW MN Spelling Bee
Parrish directs “Jesus Christ Superstar” at Sioux Empire Community Theatre
Drug dog demo
Ellsworth Locker owners excel at meat event
After another disappointing postseason, what's next for the Wild?
Vikings: Plenty of draft options at RB, including Joe Mixon teammate Samaje Perine
High school roundup: JCC tops PA in 10-inning thriller
Track and field: Groen, Woelber earn outstanding athlete honors at 11-team meet
Golf: Trojans win Worthington Invitational
Swift: Taxes must be particularly taxing
Fielding Questions: How to grow peas on a patio
Picking apples: How to decide which variety to plant
Column: Another successful year for Prairie Elementary K-Kids
Ms. Simplicity: How to plan an organized graduation party
Richard "Dick" Noyes
Richard "Dick" Watters
Column: Talking with an old friend and looking down from above
Round Lake Church to celebrate 125 years
Disheveled Theologian: Loony for loons
Looking Back: 1992 -- City building permit report reveals growth
out and about
Zinn 80th birthday
Birth: April 21, 2017
Vihlen 85th birthday
Feeken 80th birthday
Data: April 24, 2017
Data: April 22, 2017
City of Worthington Planning Commission Notice of Public Hearing
Regular School Board Meeting March Minutes
Data: April 21, 2017
April 23, 2017
Swift: Taxes must be particularly taxing
To My Tax Guy: First off, thank you for doing my taxes. I realize you get paid to do them, but I think you do deserve a special "hardest worker"...
17 hours 52 min ago
March 30, 2017
Being 26: A money checkup for biggest U.S. age group
NEW YORK - Callan Olive is about as adult as you can get for a 26-year-old. She and her husband, Isaac, who is also 26, own a house near Chicago...
March 30, 2017 - 9:30pm
Bedbugs, peacocks add to uptick in U.S. animal insurance claims
Bedbugs in hotel rooms and aggressive peacocks are some of the creatures behind an uptick in animal-related insurance claims filed by U.S. businesses,...
March 30, 2017 - 10:06am
March 19, 2017
Outdoor groups urge Minn. lawmakers to approve fee increases
DULUTH, Minn.—The time is now to increase hunting and fishing license fees, says a coalition of Minnesota hunting, fishing and environmental...
March 19, 2017 - 11:00am
March 10, 2017
U.S. tourism sector faces squeeze of strong dollar, Trump travel ban
BERLIN -- The U.S. travel sector is bracing for a year in which a strong dollar and uncertainty over President Donald Trump's travel ban could...
March 10, 2017 - 2:19pm
February 24, 2017
Nolan hears about Iron Range infrastructure challenges
HIBBING, Minn. — Iron Range officials expressed their concerns to U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan on Friday about the lack of federal funding for...
February 24, 2017 - 9:55pm
February 23, 2017
Treasury's Mnuchin says he wants "very significant" tax reform passed by August
U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said he wants to see "very significant" tax reform passed before Congress' August recess but the Trump...
February 23, 2017 - 9:41am
December 26, 2016
A $10,000 drop in the Red Kettle bucket boosts fundraising efforts in Detroit Lakes
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. — Like many communities across Minnesota and North Dakota, the Salvation Army’s Red Kettle holiday fundraising campaign in Detroit Lakes was falling a bit behind its $40,000 goal — until a $10,000 check was dropped into the kettle at Central Market recently....
December 26, 2016 - 9:24pm
December 4, 2016
Who’s winning and losing in Minnesota’s 2016 economy?
ST. PAUL — The story of Minnesota’s economy in recent years has been similar to the national story: steady but slow growth. The state hasn’t suffered a recession — but it hasn’t boomed, either. But that steady growth hasn’t been spread evenly over Minnesota’s 5.4 million...
December 4, 2016 - 8:22pm
November 20, 2016
Cheap gas, more travel for Thanksgiving
DULUTH, Minn. — Fueled by the cheapest November gas prices in years, Americans are expected to travel more for Thanksgiving this year than any year since before the Great Recession. AAA last week forecasted that 48.7 million Americans will travel for the holiday, the busiest Thanksgiving...
November 20, 2016 - 9:07pm
October 2, 2016
Minnesota voters will decide legislative pay issue this year
ST. PAUL — Christine Leitner of St. Paul showed up on the very first day the Ramsey County elections office opened for voting to cast her ballot since she’ll be vacationing out-of-state on Election Day. “I wanted to get it done as soon as possible so I didn’t forget,” she...
October 2, 2016 - 10:10pm
‘Do-nothing session’ could change control of MN Legislature
ST. PAUL — Motorists heading out of Willmar to St. Cloud or the Twin Cities can expect a couple of traffic jams. Minnesota 23 is a modern, four-lane road until it hits New London, then it bottlenecks down to two lanes to Paynesville, squeezing trucks, commuters and tourists into...
October 2, 2016 - 8:47pm
August 28, 2016
Many merchants still swiping long after deadline to switch to new credit, debit card technology
FARGO, N.D. -- They’re in most everyone’s wallets, but the next generation of credit and debit cards aren’t accepted everywhere -- long after the deadline for merchants to stop swiping and start reading chips. EMV cards, short for Europay-Mastercard-Visa, have been around since...
August 28, 2016 - 9:15pm
May 18, 2016
School board saves money, selects architect
WORTHINGTON — The District 518 school board discussed several items during its meeting Tuesday, including refinancing bonds that will save the district about $1.5 million, and also approved Wold Architects to design the proposed new high school. The board OK’d a resolution to...
May 18, 2016 - 1:14pm
May 4, 2016
Railroads promise more Minnesota safety money
ST. PAUL — Railroads carrying hazardous materials across Minnesota came forward Wednesday with a plan to pay more for safer road crossings...
May 4, 2016 - 9:01pm