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St. Matthew’s celebrates 125 years
Road work scheduled at Pipestone National Monument
WHS Class of 1966 plans reunion
Solar cars make stop in Worthington as part of national event
Former Minnesota Vikings coach Dennis Green dies
Amateur baseball: Lakefield wins playoff slugfest
Amateur baseball: Adrian forces Game 3 with win over Lakefield
Legion baseball: Post 5 exits from district tournament
Les Knutson: Town ball parks are full of history
Scott Rall: Prairie View -- The rest of the story
Column: Doubling down on principle at the Republican convention
Column: Self-worship over sound judgment
Letter: Thanks, Worthington, for support of Arc
Letter: Local coverage in newspaper has been lacking
Column: You know what they say ...
Barbara Ann Amundson
Frances Marie Ellefson
Audrey A. Faber
THE SCHIZ: Barber keeps on clipping at downtown Worthington shop
Column: A memorable — and cold — arrival in Worthington in 1872
Column: Father knows best
Looking Back: 2006 -- Reisdorfer honored with statewide nursing award
Barn to Dance: Mayville summer tradition going strong after 27 years
Out and About
Davis 85th birthday
Birth: July 22, 2016
Birth: July 20, 2016
Bullerman 85th birthday
Burns 90th birthday
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June 3, 2015
SolarBee water circulator under consideration
WORTHINGTON — After meeting with a representative from SolarBee a week ago, the Okabena-Ocheda Watershed District isn’t any closer to making...
June 3, 2015 - 8:55pm
April 8, 2015
Prairie View to be studied for water quality impact
WORTHINGTON — Since discussions first began to circulate about the future of Prairie View Golf Links and whether it will remain a viable 18-hole golf course, conversations have also flowed about keeping the course in public ownership as a way to protect water quality. Now, the...
April 8, 2015 - 8:36pm
December 1, 2014
Too close to the lake
WORTHINGTON — Members of the Okabena-Ocheda-Bella Clean Water Partnership Joint Powers Board have officially requested to be involved in any future discussions on the transition or potential reuse of Worthington’s municipal golf course, Prairie View Golf Links, should the course...
December 1, 2014 - 8:26pm
August 20, 2014
The great divide
WORTHINGTON — Three years and one month ago this week, nearly 30 people gathered on the shores of Lake Ocheda’s east basin to discuss potential...
August 20, 2014 - 8:32pm
Lake Ocheda survey seeks input
WORTHINGTON — A new online survey has been developed to collect public input on Lake Ocheda, from rating satisfaction of the lake’s quality to use of the lake and how people wish to see it improved. The survey, at http://bit.ly/1kUZ1Iy, was developed by Jay Milbrandt, who lives...
June 20, 2014 - 10:10pm
March 6, 2014
Lake Ocheda changes require buy-in
WORTHINGTON — Representatives from the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) recently met with a committee of Lake Ocheda landowners to discuss a possible management plan for the lake. The meeting comes after two winter seasons of low water levels and little to no fish...
March 6, 2014 - 8:17pm
May 23, 2013
Underground manure pipeline closer to reality
WORTHINGTON -- Ocheda Dairy Inc.
May 23, 2013 - 11:28pm
June 4, 2012
VIDEO: Kindergartners visit Ocheda Dairy
A group of kindergartners from Prairie Elementary recently took a trip to Ocheda Dairy. See a video from their trip.
June 4, 2012 - 11:46am
February 8, 2012
Changes planned for Lake Ocheda dam
WORTHINGTON -- A request by the Okabena-Ocheda Watershed District to install fish barriers in all 10 bays of the dam on Lake Ocheda may lead...
February 8, 2012 - 8:56pm
March 4, 2011
Lake Ocheda Landowners group forms steering committee
WORTHINGTON -- A steering committee was formed Thursday night during a meeting of Lake Ocheda Landowners to begin discussing options for carp control in the chain of lakes south of Worthington. The large population of rough fish in the three basins is considered one of the biggest...
March 4, 2011 - 8:31pm
August 11, 2010
Opportunities bloom in 4-H
WORTHINGTON -- Ecological awareness and educational opportunities are growing along with the native prairie sage, meadow rose and yarrow in the...
August 11, 2010 - 8:53pm
May 29, 2008
Fisherman reels in surprise
WORTHINGTON -- Imagine fishing for supper over a holiday weekend near Pickeral Park, only to catch a little more than you bargained for. A fisherman spending a lazy afternoon on Lake Ocheda hooked a surprise while trolling Monday afternoon. When the tug on the line alerted him to...
May 29, 2008 - 12:00am