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Worthington man enters guilty plea in undercover operation
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Letter: Let lawmakers know that abortions must end
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Letter: Come together and vote yes for our future
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Leola Weets and Leila Janssen 85th birthdays
Roos 70th anniversary
Jacobsma 90th birthday
Birth: Paul Lucas Waldner
Kenyon 90th birthday
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
City of Worthington planning commission notice of public hearing
Data: Nov. 27, 2017
Regional wind farm on way — without local hiring requirements
REGIONAL — EDF Renewable Energy is on track to begin construction on the Stoneray Wind Project, a 105-megawatt wind farm that runs through rural Pipestone County and Murray County, in early 2018. The 50-turbine wind farm should start operation in December 2018. It will deliver...
December 20, 2017 - 8:45am
November 21, 2017
Data: Nov. 22, 2017
Crashes WPD: minor crash, 2:43 p.m. Tuesday, 2000 block of U.S. 59.
November 21, 2017 - 8:52pm
November 12, 2017
Data: Nov. 13, 2017
Ambulance 4:50 a.m. Saturday: Collegeway, Worthington, female passed out in hallway. 10:23 p.m. Saturday: 1700 block of Minnesota 60, Worthington, unresponsive adult female. 7:26 a.m. Sunday: 700 block of West Shore Drive, Worthington, unresponsive male. 2:48 p.m. Sunday: 1200 block...
November 12, 2017 - 8:52pm
October 21, 2017
No shortage of Halloween happenings in area
WORTHINGTON — The city’s most spooktacular event — the Halloween Trail at Pioneer Village — will make its return from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m....
October 21, 2017 - 7:31am
October 14, 2017
Wilmont exploring city ordinance enforcement options
WILMONT — After approximately three years of no law enforcement presence for city ordinance issues, the city of Wilmont has opened the topic up for discussion and is exploring its options. At Thursday’s Wilmont City Council meeting, Nobles County Sheriff Kent Wilkening was present...
October 14, 2017 - 7:51am
September 16, 2017
Nobles County income growth among fastest in Minnesota
WORTHINGTON — A recent study has found that Nobles County has experienced the eighth-fastest income growth of any county in the state over a five-year period. At 3.7 percent income growth, Nobles County incomes grew faster than most counties from 2009 to 2014. The statistic is...
September 16, 2017 - 7:20am
August 26, 2017
Murray, Rock County 4H’ers named State Ambassadors
REGIONAL — Maggie Heezen of Murray County and Michael Kinsinger, Josie Scholten and Moriah Flanagan of Rock County have been selected as 2017-2018...
August 26, 2017 - 8:01am
July 18, 2017
SMOC receiving federal funds
WORTHINGTON — Southwestern Minnesota Opportunity Council Inc. (SMOC), the community action agency serving Murray, Nobles, Pipestone and Rock counties, has been awarded federal funds through the FEMA Emergency Food and Shelter National Board Program.
July 18, 2017 - 2:29pm
July 4, 2017
Area counties receive grants to improve courthouse security
REGIONAL — Several southwest Minnesota counties will receive assistance to improve courthouse security through the Safe and Secure Courthouse...
July 4, 2017 - 8:40pm
May 21, 2017
Data: May 22, 2017
Ambulance WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Ambulance was dispatched at 12:47 p.m. Saturday to the 1500 block of South Shore Drive for an adult male. Crashes WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Police Department investigated a hit-and-run crash reported at 3:33 a.m. Saturday from a parking...
May 21, 2017 - 8:52pm
May 5, 2017
Bonding proposals could affect local projects
WORTHINGTON — On the second day of the session, Gov. Mark Dayton revealed a $1.5 billion bonding bill proposal. A few weeks later, the Senate unveiled a $1.6 billion plan. It wasn’t until May that the House showed its amended bonding bill, which came in at $600 million. ...
May 5, 2017 - 8:15pm
April 26, 2017
A costly fix: JD 12 repairs from previous ditch clean-out estimated at $55,000
WORTHINGTON — In a meeting of the Judicial Ditch 12 Drainage Authority Tuesday, commissioners from Nobles and Murray counties learned the repairs...
April 26, 2017 - 8:21pm
March 31, 2017
Murray County launches mattress recycling program
SLAYTON — Murray County is launching a new program to help keep recyclable mattresses out of the landfill.
March 31, 2017 - 6:24pm
Dinehart Lunchbox Lecture is April 13
SLAYTON — Anita Talsma Gaul and Janet Timmerman will co-present the April 13 Dinehart Lunchbox Lecture on the Avoca Native American girl’s school, which operated from 1883 through 1889 under the auspices of the Sisters of the Holy Child Jesus.
March 31, 2017 - 6:20pm
March 24, 2017
Murray County announces rewards service for veterans
SLAYTON — Murray County Recorder Evey Larson, in partnership with Fidlar Technologies, is excited to announce a new service for veterans, Honor Rewards.
March 24, 2017 - 4:47pm