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Mankato man arrested in Nobles County on drug charges
Governor candidates raise, spend less cash
Up in the wild blue yonder
State ag department tours local business expansion
Youth baseball: WAYBA 11U takes second at state
Amateur baseball: Area teams gunning for state tournament
Amateur baseball: Martins end Hadley's season
Doug Wolter: Sit Manziel, go slow with Bridgewater
Schroer wins Prairie View club championship
Column: Putting ideology above lives
Me Inc. offers plenty of dividends
Column: Black eye at the FBI
Letter: State rep provides disaster relief update
Editorial: Safer than you may think
Lawrence J. Viland
Carol Jean Tomford
In the footsteps: Trekkers re-enact pioneer handcart journey
Looking Back: 1964 - Fire causes excessive damage at area lumber yard
Column: Want a fun vacation? Get in line
Column: When getting on the road again, know you've come a long way
Religion briefs: July 24
Out and About
Grant 95th birthday
Haller 90th birthday
Zuehlke 65th anniversary
Data: July 29, 2014
Notice of Mortgage Foreclosure Sale
Data: July 28, 2014
Notice of Public Hearing on Outlet to JD #76
Data: July 27, 2014
WORTHINGTON -- Got leadership? Making sure there are enough leaders to go around, with perspectives reflecting Worthington's unique demographic composition, is the mission of four partner organizations that are teaming up to sponsor the 2012 Worthington Integrative Community Leadership...
August 30, 2012 - 9:56pm
August 26, 2012
Community dedicates new fire station
WORTHINGTON -- Worthington's new fire station made its grand debut Saturday to rave reviews from current and former firefighters and the general public. The festivities included tours, demonstrations, a magic show and a meal of pork sandwiches, but began much more solemnly, with...
August 26, 2012 - 7:10pm
August 16, 2012
New bus company manager: I'll address any concerns
WORTHINGTON -- Jeff Knuston sees himself as a problem-solver, and that's probably a good thing given the proximity of the first day of school. Knutson, the new terminal manager for American Student Transportation, which buses District 518 pupils, said he's heard no shortage of concerns...
August 16, 2012 - 10:08pm
August 12, 2012
New Dance Studio this fall
WORTHINGTON -- After 18 years of teaching, Robyn Murphy is returning to her hometown to open the Shining Fame Performance Dance Studio. Murphy started dancing at the age of 6. After graduating from Worthington High School, Murphy moved to Sioux Falls, S.D., where she taught both...
news / business
August 12, 2012 - 7:32pm
Unclaimed Freight has a new manager
WORTHINGTON -- Steve Collins has years of experience in retail. So when there was an open manager position at Unclaimed Freight Furniture in Worthington -- a store he had been working at for months -- he was a natural selection. "My former boss got an offer he couldn't refuse to...
news / business
August 12, 2012 - 7:29pm
July 31, 2012
Kelliher among new MnSCU trustees
ST. PAUL -- Former Minnesota House Speaker Margaret Anderson Kelliher is among the new Minnesota State Colleges and Universities trustees. Gov. Mark Dayton Tuesday named Kelliher, who he beat in the 2010 primary election for governor, and five others to the board. Trustees govern...
July 31, 2012 - 8:42pm
July 17, 2012
Nobles County to seek new K-9 for sheriff's office
WORTHINGTON -- Nobles County Commissioners on Tuesday authorized Sheriff Kent Wilkening to begin the process for replacing the county's K-9, Chase. The eight-year-old dog has had some medical issues with two surgeries this year. The next dog will come from Fort Dodge, Iowa, and will...
July 17, 2012 - 10:22pm
July 15, 2012
Flynn opens new law practice
WORTHINGTON -- Being a lawyer is in Jesse Flynn's blood. The son of a retired judge, Flynn is taking the next step in his career -- starting his own practice. "I'm nervous, but excited at the same time," Flynn said Friday morning. "Having worked here for five years and getting...
news / business
July 15, 2012 - 6:17pm
July 10, 2012
Group to discuss new outdoor pool
WORTHINGTON -- Several projects have been accomplished in Worthington thanks to the grassroots efforts of local residents -- the restoration of Memorial Auditorium and the Dayton House among them.
July 10, 2012 - 7:55pm
June 24, 2012
New name, new look at Juniper's Bar and Grill
SLAYTON -- After being closed two months for renovations and repairs, the bar and grill formerly known as the Royal Loon is open for business with new owners and a new name. Juniper's Bar and Grill, located at 3124 Juniper Street, has a contemporary look, but retained its comfortable,...
news / business
June 24, 2012 - 9:44pm
June 19, 2012
County to take next step in plans for new library
WORTHINGTON -- Nobles County Commissioners took another step forward in the process of bringing a new library to Worthington during their meeting...
June 19, 2012 - 8:20pm
As others see it: Last in, first out rules again
The school year has ended across the state. As students enjoy their summer of freedom, school districts are setting plans for who will be teaching them when they return in the fall. Most schools, facing stagnant or falling enrollment and little in the way of financial help from the...
June 19, 2012 - 12:00am
June 18, 2012
New policy could affect area immigrants
WORTHINGTON -- Hundreds of thousands of young, educated, illegal immigrants may get the opportunity to stay in the United States and work under a new policy announced Friday by the Obama administration, but it will take a few weeks until requests can be accepted. Secretary of Homeland...
news / politics
June 18, 2012 - 9:00pm
June 13, 2012
Jackson business to expand
JACKSON -- The community of Jackson is already seeing more Challenger yellow and Massey Ferguson red, and by the end of next year they will see...
news / business
June 13, 2012 - 8:19pm
June 12, 2012
A Poppins preview
WORTHINGTON -- You won't need a spoonful of sugar to swallow the Worthington High School (WHS) Trojan band's new parade show; the Mary Poppins-themed "Over the Rooftops" is sure to provide a fulfilling dose of entertainment without added sweetener. Local music enthusiasts can get...
news / WHS
June 12, 2012 - 9:11pm