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Worthington Middle School Festival of Music event is Monday evening
Heron Lake-Okabena students gather 'Coins for Kids'
Doubt remains in Daubt; Democrats have concerns about new House speaker
Windom schools say no to winter weather
Education, research and new treatments assisting people with diabetes
Prep boys hockey: Luverne skates away from Worthington
Prep boys basketball: Antes sinks nine threes as Windom Area survives JCC
Prep gymnastics: Worthington soars to 140.175
Prep girls basketball: Jackson County Central tops Windom, SWC beats Canby
Prep wrestling: Four from Worthington get into Riot semifinals
Column: Substitute teachers a key component of District 518
Column: Elizabeth Warren, godmother of sorts
Column: Worthington Christian School offering program tonight on 'The Trees of Christmas'
Letter: Letter on Christmas wasn't meant to be negative
Column: Energy industry -- CO2 is good for us
Anita Rose (Ling) Siegmann
Florence "Kip" Gee
Cyril F. Gengler
Teresa Marie Stofferan
Season's jottings: Newsroom staffers share Christmas memories
Column: If Worthington builds it, they sure would come
The pageantry of it all
Looking Back: 1964 - Armour helps Worthington hit employment high
HO, HO, HO: Koster has jolly time standing in for Santa
Out and About
Probst 80th birthday
Schubert 90th birthday
Amundson 100th birthday
Notice of Mortgage Foreclosure Sale
Data: Dec. 20, 2014
Data: Dec. 18, 2014
Data: Dec. 17, 2014
November 20, 2014
SHIP committee develops active living plan
WORTHINGTON — In a continued effort to improve infrastructure, connectivity and citizen health within the community, the local Statewide Health Improvement Program (SHIP) committee and the SHIP Cottonwood, Jackson and Nobles organization have recommended developing an active living...
November 20, 2014 - 8:41pm
November 18, 2014
Haley's projects: Windom artist to participate in local art show
WORTHINGTON —Even though she has a degree in art photography, Haley Rothstein doesn’t limit her artistic endeavors to that medium. In fact, she’s more apt to pick up a paintbrush these days than a camera. “I’ve been painting since about 2010,” she explained. “Unfortunately,...
November 18, 2014 - 12:45pm
November 17, 2014
Nobles County’s Relay for Life earns national honor
REDWOOD FALLS — In honor of outstanding contributions in the fight against cancer, the American Cancer Society presented the volunteers of Nobles County a Relay For Life Nationwide Per Capita Award at the 2014 Minnesota Leadership Conference held in Redwood Falls, MN. The Relay...
November 17, 2014 - 7:45pm
November 14, 2014
Data: Nov. 15, 2014
Accidents SIBLEY, Iowa — The Osceola County Sheriff’s Office investigated a two-vehicle accident at 7:30 a.m. Thursday at Third Street and Sixth Avenue. Peyton Crichton, 16, of Sibley, was driving a 1999 Pontiac. Violeta Cota, 33, of Sibley, was driving a 2008 Toyota. An 11-year-old...
November 14, 2014 - 9:27pm
November 11, 2014
Letter: Open house for photo exhibit is Sunday
By Jacoba Nagel, Nobles County Historical Society President, Worthington This past year, the Nobles County Historical Society has refocused on its mission to preserve and interpret local history through the development of museum exhibits. Unfortunately, the space limitations of...
opinion / letters
November 11, 2014 - 2:19pm
November 7, 2014
Historic county photos now on display; open house is Nov. 16
WORTHINGTON — Examples of Nobles County photographers’ work dating to the late 1800s and early 1900s are now on display in the gallery of the Worthington Event Center. As many as 25 different individuals worked as professional photographers throughout Nobles County during...
November 7, 2014 - 11:04pm
Data: Nov. 8, 2014
Accidents WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Police Department received a report of a hit and run accident at 1:38 p.m. Thursday at the intersection of McMillan Street and Oxford Street. Ambulance WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Ambulance was dispatched at 8:13 p.m. Thursday to...
data / police
November 7, 2014 - 10:53pm
November 6, 2014
Seining ceases on Lake Ocheda
WORTHINGTON — After just two short hauls from the southern end of Lake Ocheda’s west basin, commercial fisherman Scott DesLaurier has pulled his crew off the lake and moved the men to West Graham Lake in northern Nobles County. Windy conditions over the past week have hampered...
November 6, 2014 - 9:39pm
November 5, 2014
Nobles County representative sought
WORTHINGTON — The Southwest Minnesota Workforce Council is accepting nominations for a Nobles County Private Sector Representative on the Council. For further information on the Workforce Council or to obtain a nomination form, please contact the Southwest Minnesota Private Industry...
November 5, 2014 - 8:56pm
PurNet breaks ground
WORTHINGTON — Representatives from the city of Worthington, Nobles County, the Worthington Area Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors and the Worthington...
November 5, 2014 - 8:35pm
Nobles County election results
FEDERAL U.S. Senator Steve Carlson, 353; Mike McFadden, 2973; Al Franken, 2596; Heather Johnson, 100 U.S. Representative District 1 Jim Hagedorn, 2992; Tim Walz, 3001 STATE State Representative District 22A Joe Schomacker, 199; Diana Slyter, 33 State Representative District...
November 5, 2014 - 2:19pm
District 518 voters say yes to referendum
WORTHINGTON — As election night drew to a close Tuesday, District 518 had reason to celebrate. In contrast to the 2013 defeat of school referendums, a majority of Nobles County voting in favor of a new operating levy. In the school board race, the district will see two familiar...
November 5, 2014 - 1:47am
November 2, 2014
United Way campaign kicks off Wednesday with telethon
WORTHINGTON — Nineteen agencies who provide programming and support to individuals across Nobles County will receive financial assistance through the 2015 United Way of Nobles County’s fundraising campaign. Now, the real work begins to raise the dollars needed. United Way...
November 2, 2014 - 8:51pm
October 31, 2014
School project: Nobles County Historical Society seeking help with country school research
WORTHINGTON — Did you learn ‘reading and ‘riting and ‘rithmetic’ at one of the 100-plus country schools once located in Nobles County? Do you have stories to share or artifacts that pertain to the rural school era? Then the Nobles County Historical Society wants to...
October 31, 2014 - 11:02pm
Data: Nov. 1, 2014
Police WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Police Department received a report of trespassing at 6:39 p.m. Thursday at the old MC Fitness Building. WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Police Department received a report of threats at 6:49 p.m. Thursday from the 600 block of 14th Street. WORTHINGTON...
data / police
October 31, 2014 - 10:31pm