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Worthington watering ban lifted
‘A great place to grow up’
Honoring his brother with message of forgiveness
Sibley-Ocheyedan School Board meets
Windom Area Hospital expands
Obama declares major disaster
USA Wrestling: Keegan Moore wins Greco-Roman national title
Amateur baseball: Region 13C playoffs begin Wednesday
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14U soccer state: Worthington remains unbeaten with state victory
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Kenneth Arlyn Wahl
Bessie M. Schaffer
Robert F. Harberts
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Column: This little light of mine
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Wietzema 50th anniversary
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White 80th birthday
Junger 80th birthday
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Ordinance No. 1081 - Ordinance to Amend Title XV
Ordinance No. 1082 - Ordinance to Amend Title XV, Chapter 153, Section 153.02
July 15, 2014
Lake Ocheda restoration project moves forward
WORTHINGTON — The Okabena-Ocheda Watershed District (OOWD) will seek the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources’ assistance in a proposed restoration project for Lake Ocheda. The project, while in its infancy, hopes to increase water quality, clarity and aquatic vegetation...
July 15, 2014 - 8:09pm
June 20, 2014
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
June 4, 2014
Dam-age control: Lake Bella spillway undergoes emergency repairs
WORTHINGTON — The discovery of significant damage inside the Lake Bella dam’s spillway in early May may have averted a catastrophic draining of the man-made lake. Worthington Public Utilities employees found a section of the concrete spillway’s floor completely eroded, exposing...
June 4, 2014 - 10:17pm
Landowners voice concerns over Lake Ocheda management
WORTHINGTON — A group of concerned residents who live or farm around Lake Ocheda appeared before the Okabena-Ocheda Watershed District board meeting Tuesday to ask about water quality and recent discussions about a possible DNR-involved drawdown of the lake’s three basins. Don...
June 4, 2014 - 10:04pm
May 7, 2014
DNR, OOWD strategize over Lake Ocheda
WORTHINGTON — With the lack of a significant fish kill on Lake Ocheda this past winter, the Okabena-Ocheda Watershed District (OOWD) board met with several Minnesota Department of Natural Resources officials and a Ducks Unlimited biologist Tuesday afternoon to discuss options to...
May 7, 2014 - 9:28pm
April 29, 2014
WORTHINGTON — Students in Jeff Roger’s Introduction to Soils class at Minnesota West Community and Technical College were supposed to launch four new floating islands on the E.O. Olson regional stormwater pond on the Worthington campus Tuesday morning, but Mother Nature was spitting...
April 29, 2014 - 8:53pm
July 9, 2013
Drainage issue unresolved
WORTHINGTON -- The Okabena-Ocheda Watershed District may find itself in a legal battle over what it considers to be a violation of watershed rules in Sections 8 and 9 of Indian Lake Township. It was little more than a month ago when the OOWD notified landowner Kenneth Meyerdirk that...
July 9, 2013 - 10:27pm
September 5, 2012
A vote for cleaner water
WORTHINGTON -- With nearly a dozen potential projects identified to help protect Worthington's water resources, the Okabena-Ocheda Watershed District voted unanimously to increase its annual levy Tuesday. The vote will increase revenue for the district from $150,000 to $170,000...
September 5, 2012 - 9:13pm