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Callers ‘frantic’ about aggressive man before St. Paul police fatally shot him
Machete, baseball bat attack linked to eBay sale
Man killed by police in day care lot
Study examines how funding cuts, testing emphasis affect Minnesota education
Group rallies at Enbridge offices against Sandpiper pipeline
Prep football: Edgerton/Ellsworth gets it done against MLA
Prep volleyball: Windom Area hands Worthington second loss
Prep football: JCC reclaims Oaken Bucket
Prep football: Adrian runs over Canby
Boys soccer: Waseca nips Trojans, 2-0
Column: Give me a home where the scapegoats roam
As others see it: Don't force taxpayers to subsidize campaigns
Letter: WCC manager, others did great job with wedding
Column: Constituent non-service
Column: Tech firms' poor record of diversity
Clarence H. Kellen
Karen C. Loosbrock
Margaret L. Shipley
Marjorie Jean Johnson
Jason Dean Van Otterloo
Framing history: Upcoming exhibit focuses on area photographers
Religion briefs: Aug. 28
Looking Back: 1964 - English becomes part of mass at Worthington's St. Mary's
Column: Listen up, kids (especially if you're hungry)
Feats of strength: Jacob Dagel trains for Strongman competition
Out and About
Dykstra 50th anniversary
Demuth 65th anniversary
Taarud 80th birthday
Kraft 90th birthday
Kuipers 90th birthday
Data: Aug. 28, 2014
Notice to the Public by FEMA
Data: Aug. 27, 2014
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August 1, 2014
Data: Aug. 2, 2014
Accidents READING — The Nobles County Sheriff’s Office investigated a one-car rollover at 1:59 a.m. Friday morning on Nobles County 25. The Wilmont Rescue, Reading Responders and Sanford Ambulance assisted at the scene. ROUND LAKE — The Nobles County Sheriff’s Office investigated...
data / police
August 1, 2014 - 9:40pm
July 31, 2014
Nobles County Fair begins next week
WORTHINGTON — The 135th Annual Nobles County Fair begins Monday with the 4-H Dog Show at the Hockey Arena. More livestock shows get under way Wednesday with the dairy, rabbit and sheep shows. This year the fair offers a Boomer Nights celebration Thursday evening as well. A full...
July 31, 2014 - 9:04pm
July 29, 2014
Mankato man arrested in Nobles County on drug charges
WORTHINGTON — A Mankato man is facing multiple drug charges after law enforcement searched his vehicle and allegedly found two bottles of liquor, protein powder that tested positive for THC (the principal ingredient in marijuana), baggies of marijuana and prescription pills. Stuart...
July 29, 2014 - 9:08pm
Mall may see big changes
WORTHINGTON — It appears new life may be coming to the long-dormant Northland Mall site. The Worthington City Council agreed during its Monday meeting to enter into negotiations with PBK Investments LLC, a firm out of Minnetonka, on a TIF development agreement with the city to...
July 29, 2014 - 11:33am
July 25, 2014
Nobles County camping all about quality
Editor’s note: This is the second of a series on camping opportunities available in the region. WORTHINGTON — Nobles County may not have an abundance of camping locations and opportunities, but what it lacks in numbers it makes up in quality. There are three locations in the...
July 25, 2014 - 10:18pm
Grant gives boost to Southwest Crisis Center
WORTHINGTON — The Southwest Crisis Center in Worthington welcomed Julie Fast last week to her new position as regional navigator serving 18 counties in southwest Minnesota. Fast, a native of Mountain Lake, has worked in different capacities at the Southwest Crisis Center for...
July 25, 2014 - 10:16pm
Data: July 26, 2014
Police WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Police Department investigated a burglary at 8:57 p.m. Thursday in the 1700 block of Miller Street. RUSHMORE — The Nobles County Sheriff’s Office investigated the theft of a corgi reported at 10:45 a.m. Friday in the 200 block of West Avenue. WORTHINGTON...
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July 25, 2014 - 9:49pm
July 22, 2014
New temporary worker approved for county auditor/treasurer office
WORTHINGTON — Cognizant of an already full workload and an ever-approaching Election Day, the Nobles County Board of Commissioners approved Tuesday the hiring a full-time temporary employee in the county’s auditor/treasurer office. During a meeting attended by just three of...
July 22, 2014 - 9:33pm
July 20, 2014
Data: July 20, 2014
Accidents WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Police Department responded to a crash at the intersection of McMillan and Dover streets at 12:23 p.m. Saturday. Ambulance WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Ambulance was paged at 7:21 a.m. Sunday to the 1400 block of Okabena Street for...
July 20, 2014 - 9:05pm
July 17, 2014
Suspect in Marshall store burglary returns to Nobles County court
WORTHINGTON — A Worthington woman arrested last Novemeber on charges of possession of an assault weapon, possession of stolen property and carrying a pistol without a permit — all in connection with the Borch’s Sporting Goods store in Marshall — was back in Nobles County...
July 17, 2014 - 9:15pm
July 15, 2014
Story time with Levi
WORTHINGTON — What began as a local child’s quest to bring reading enjoyment to less fortunate children has blossomed into an incredible outpouring of support from people across Nobles County. Ten-year-old Levi Kuhl of Worthington decided earlier this summer to share some of...
July 15, 2014 - 8:06pm
July 11, 2014
Sound the alarm: WPD dispatch addresses public's concern about severe weather siren
WORTHINGTON — “The dispatch room is the nerve center of the police department, especially during a storm.” Those are the words of Kevin Flynn, interim chief of the Worthington Police Department. But when severe weather hits and the sirens are sounded, most folks are inside...
July 11, 2014 - 10:02pm
Data: July 12, 2014
Accidents WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Police Department responded to a hit and run at 8:28 a.m. Friday at the 1600 block of Oxford Street. No injuries were reported. Ambulance WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Ambulance was dispatched at 5:44 p.m. to 1800 College Way Thursday...
data / police
July 11, 2014 - 9:49pm
July 8, 2014
WORTHINGTON — With the completion of Minnesota 60 through Worthington and reconstruction of Nobles County State Aid Highway 35 in recent years, Public Works Director Stephen Schnieder asked county commissioners Tuesday for permission to have the Minnesota Department of Transportation...
July 8, 2014 - 9:52pm
July 7, 2014
Column: A suggestion to make trails even better
By Drew Johnson, Eugene, Ore. I spent most of June back in Worthington, visiting family and friends and reconnecting with business contacts. The weather was near perfect to spend a significant time outdoors and, like so many, I walked and biked multiple times around the lake. I...
opinion / editorials
July 7, 2014 - 3:49pm