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Half-cent sales tax extension formally adopted
Council gives PBK another chance to build movie theater
U.S. Republican Senator McCain will return Tuesday for healthcare vote
New WPD officers take oath
200 immigrants in Texas were smuggled into a pitch-black trailer. 10 died, and the driver has been charged.
P.J. Fleck expects Gophers' defense to be personnel-based this season
Vikings put Latavius Murray on PUP list, Sharrif Floyd on non-football injury list
Twins finalize trade with Braves for Jaime Garcia
Reinforcements have Vikings offensive line coach Tony Sparano excited for season
Vikings' backup quarterback Case Keenum relishes extra reps
Christmas already? Consider this gift-giving practice
Swift: Decorating project really takes the cake
Growing Together: How to keep flowers flowering all summer
Letter: Student's time in Worthington is winding down
Column: Hospice doesn’t mean a surrender of hope
George B. Johnson
Jennie Van Ruler
Lorraine Emma Huehn
Disheveled Theologian: Some bright morning … or evening
Column: PWs kept farms operating when war called away farmers
Looking Back: 2007 -- Luverne airport gets key federal funding
'Green.com' and 'megabyte blue:' Crayola's '90s tribute to the internet
Column: ‘Kids Went Here’ - That’s what you could say on bronze plaque
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January 2, 2013
Letter: City's involvement in library project has been minimal
In response to the story recognizing the three outgoing county commissioners, I could not help but see the interest in pushing the library project to be a city project. While this may be a worthy project, it is viewed differently by many citizens of the county and has always been,...
January 2, 2013 - 12:00am
November 3, 2012
Letter: Oberloh, Short both deserve support
We were happy to read the Worthington Globe endorsement of Al Oberloh. They chose Al because of his independent voice, which is so needed in St. Paul. We couldn't agree more. We have just met Al this year, but have read of his work in Worthington for years. We find him to be a very...
November 3, 2012 - 12:00am
Letter: Oberloh would follow own path, not others'
Unfortunately, last year's Citizens United decision by the U.S. Supreme Court opened the floodgates for campaign spending. The amount being expended during this election cycle borders on the obscene. Imagine what it would have been like if we lived in one of the battleground states,...
November 3, 2012 - 12:00am
November 2, 2012
Letter: Weber offers proven ideas
Most of us have lived here for our entire lives or much of our lives. We remember what southwest Minnesota looks like when our people and small businesses are thriving. Locally grown businesses are what have fueled our economies for generations. It used to be that, if you worked hard...
November 2, 2012 - 12:00am
November 1, 2012
Editorial: Oberloh should go to St. Paul
Worthington's Alan Oberloh has been mayor of his community for the past 10 years, but there's much more to his resume than his City Hall post. Oberloh,...
November 1, 2012 - 12:00am
October 25, 2012
Tax reform meeting is Monday in Worthington
WORTHINGTON -- Minnesota Department of Revenue Commissioner Myron Frans will host a tax reform town hall meeting at 2 p.m. Monday at the Worthington Fire Hall. The public is invited to attend and provide input regarding fair taxation, as well as ideas for simplifying the state tax...
October 25, 2012 - 10:35pm
October 24, 2012
Legislature candidates meet for Worthington forum
WORTHINGTON -- With less than two weeks to go before voters go to the polls to cast their ballots, District 22 Senate candidates and District...
October 24, 2012 - 11:22pm
Letter: Candidates need ability to think for themselves
Is our political system letting us down? It seems like it is all about getting our respective political party candidates elected. Until Congress decides to compromise for the good of our country, nothing gets done. Congress knows they only have a 10-percent approval rating, but that...
October 24, 2012 - 12:00am
October 19, 2012
District 22 Senate race heats up further
WORTHINGTON -- The Republican Party of Minnesota brought complaints to the Minnesota Campaign Finance and Public Disclosure Board this week,...
October 19, 2012 - 9:43pm
Letter: Attend Fulda candidate forum on Tuesday night
On Tuesday, members of the Fulda Reading Club are sponsoring a Legislative Open Forum. Four candidates for state office have committed to be in the forum. Senate candidates Alan Oberloh and Bill Weber and House candidates Joe Schomacker (incumbent) and Gene Short will respond to...
October 19, 2012 - 12:00am
October 17, 2012
Letter: Ignore unfair attacks, vote for Oberloh
When I opened my mailbox the other day and found another flyer attacking Alan Oberloh, I was not surprised. It seems that a big metro PAC with boatloads of money is sending out attack piece after attack piece to convince us to vote against Alan Oberloh. I guess they know that people...
October 17, 2012 - 12:00am
October 10, 2012
Letter: Weber makes wrong choice in letter response
I was shocked when I read Bill Weber's recent letter in your newspaper. Clearly he is trying to have it both ways, benefiting from personal attacks while accusing a good man of resorting to "political tactics." Weber and I both know that gossipy phone calls filled with lies were made...
October 10, 2012 - 12:00am
October 9, 2012
VIDEO: Oberloh, Weber speak at forum
Bill Weber, R-Luverne, (left) listens as Alan Oberloh, D-Worthington, speaks during Tuesday night's Senate District 22 forum in Windom.
October 9, 2012 - 10:00pm
October 3, 2012
Letter: Don't listen to special interests - support Oberloh
I have known Alan Oberloh for many years. I know him as an honest and hardworking, hands-on owner of a successful auto body shop. I know him as a family man who helped raise great kids. And, I know him as a mayor who stands up for his community and Greater Minnesota. Special interests...
October 3, 2012 - 12:00am
October 2, 2012
Letter: Hamilton should participate in debate
On Thursday, Oct. 25, Pioneer Television will be broadcasting live debates between political candidates from western Minnesota. The first debate is scheduled to begin at 7 p.m. between Cheryl Avenel-Navara and Rod Hamilton. Rep. Hamilton has not made a commitment to participate in...
October 2, 2012 - 12:00am