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Eight men arrested in sex trafficking crackdown in SD
Legal groups look to help tribe by finding new ways to challenge pipeline
Damage minimal in McDonald’s sign fire
Construction plans approved for Lewis & Clark
Boys soccer: Trojans cruise
College football: Reid, Bluejays looking to make big waves
Volleyball: Trojans sweep HL-O in opener
Girls soccer: Trojans celebrate the little things in defeat
Girls tennis: Kelly Newman shows grit in Trojans' loss
Column: Minnesota's economy faces a turning point
Column: Is Jill Stein the Ralph Nader of 2016?
Letter: DFL political games hurt millions of Minnesotans
Column: Hillary's heel
Column: Trump's 360-degree 'pivot'
Ryan L. Shea
Curtis Lowell Schmidt
Ladene M. Nelson
Column: Together 2016 a gathering to remember
Disheveled Theologian: Finding meaning in the motive
Looking Back: 1966 -- Foreign ag specialists visit Worthington
Column: Is it possible to be fast asleep for three or four weeks?
Crazy about the cube: Abel Piper, 12, participates in Rubik’s Cube National Championships
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Westman 111th birthday
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July 4, 2016
Classic car on a classic holiday
July 4, 2016 - 9:13pm
March 24, 2016
‘Long-term investment’: Board members give details on 157-acre purchase
WORTHINGTON — For nearly five years, the District 518 school board mulled over what to do about the increasing enrollment in the district....
March 24, 2016 - 8:56pm
February 25, 2016
Making a difference: Watersheds offer programs to improve water quality
WORTHINGTON — Heron Lake Watershed District Administrator Jan Voit said the work her staff does within the watershed district is on a willing...
February 25, 2016 - 8:20pm
February 2, 2016
Swimming program receives grant
WORTHINGTON — The high waves of Lake Okabena made Karen Molitor nervous when she was a little girl learning how to swim. “To this day I’m...
February 2, 2016 - 7:18pm
November 12, 2015
Cashing in on cover crops: Benefits range from better drainage and weed control to livestock forage
OKABENA — Rural Lakefield farmer Jerry Ackermann has planted cover crops for several years now, and while it has been a learning process, he’s...
November 12, 2015 - 9:38pm
July 5, 2015
Children have a blast at Okabena's Fourth fest
July 5, 2015 - 9:05pm
June 22, 2015
Letter: "Amazing Race" event was appropriately named
By Les Knutson, Heron Lake On behalf of the 16 people who were fortunate enough to participate in the Heron Lake-Okabena Community Foundation’s “Amazing Race” on June 13, I would like to express our collective appreciation to all of the planners and organizers of this special...
June 22, 2015 - 9:48pm
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
March 9, 2015
Open water on Lake Okabena
March 9, 2015 - 9:10pm
March 5, 2015
Cleaning up Lake Okabena
WORTHINGTON — The state of Lake Okabena’s health took center stage during the Okabena-Ocheda Watershed District’s meeting earlier this week. For years, the Worthington lake has produced pungent summer algal blooms and given off a murky appearance — far from the clear, clean...
March 5, 2015 - 7:44pm
December 11, 2014
WORTHINGTON — Jay and Lisa Milbrandt of rural Worthington are now enjoying the fruits of their labor in the form of small jars filled with...
December 11, 2014 - 8:31pm
December 9, 2014
Area farmers learning from cover crop plantings
OKABENA — Thursday’s Cover Crops Field Day in Okabena included a panel of Jackson County farmers Jerry Ackermann and Dave Christoffer, as well as Nobles County farmer Jerry Perkins. All three are considered pioneers in the area for incorporating cover crops on their fields and...
December 9, 2014 - 3:25pm
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
November 14, 2014
Archuleta: Tillage is destroying the soi
OKABENA — A handful of volunteers stood with containers of water in one hand and lumps of dirt in the other Thursday morning as nationally-known...
November 14, 2014 - 9:44pm
October 30, 2014
Letter: Hamilton gets thanks for Okabena Legion efforts
By David Christoffer, Okabena I would like to personally thank Rep. Rod Hamilton for his assistance recently. We at the Okabena Legion were trying to work with a state agency regarding our facilities at our American Legion Post home. With the help of Rod Hamilton, state statutes...
October 30, 2014 - 5:31pm