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Insurance rates may climb 25 percent; more reports due later
Fastest turkey in the Midwest
Fire at Okabena Towers; eight tenants displaced
Local family organizes Oct. 7 benefit
Minnesota GOP hires security experts to protect events from protesters
College volleyball: Jays fight hard, fall to powerful Rochester
Cross country: Windom Area's Irwin sharp in Mountain Lake
Prep football: Trojans hope to make their own breaks this year
Zimmer: It's 'possible' Bridgewater could be out for season
Area prep volleyball roundup
Column: Will Putin spring an October surprise?
Letter: Memorable exchange student experience wrapping up
Column: Trump and 'the blacks'
Letter: Kiwanis projects are making an impact
Column: The cost of the EpiPen price increase
Donna Mae Johnson
Joan E. Mork
Kenneth Linn Gaiser
Fern Rosezella Clauson
Column: "Dusting" off the memories
Looking Back: 1991 -- New group home opening in Jackson County
Biking Bob: 78-year-old Hibma still doing plenty of pedaling
Column: A Nobles County cowboy made 1934 history
Column: Together 2016 a gathering to remember
Out and About
Yungmann 80th birthday
Ringkob 45th anniversary
Bullerman 60th anniversary
Froderman 65th anniversary
Rutzen 65th anniversary
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May 2, 2016
Caregiving film series starts tonight at CAL
WORTHINGTON — Worthington’s Center for Active Living is offering a three-part series addressing caregiving. The first film in the series, “Caring for Mom & Dad,” produced by PBS, will be shown at 5:30 p.m. today at the CAL, 211 11th St. According to PBS promotional materials,...
May 2, 2016 - 8:43pm
State Trooper helps deliver baby beside I-90
WORTHINGTON — A Minnesota State Patrol officer helped deliver a baby Sunday evening along Interstate 90. Minnesota State Patrol Trooper James...
May 2, 2016 - 8:39pm
October 19, 2015
Like father, like son: Teen Driver Safety Week promotes car safety to parents, teens
WORTHINGTON — Motor vehicle crashes are the leading cause of death for teenagers in the United States. This week is Teen Driver Safety Week, and the national campaign aims to catch not only teens’ attention but that of parents. Mark Woitalewicz, owner of Great Plains Driving...
October 19, 2015 - 8:17pm
May 26, 2015
U.S. labor secretary touts parental leave during Twin Cities visit
ST. PAUL — U.S. Labor Secretary Thomas Perez said Tuesday paid parental-leave policies will be instituted from the “bottom up,” led by cities, state agencies and private-sector employers, as the need to retain workers increases in Minnesota and throughout the country. Under...
May 26, 2015 - 9:43pm
February 3, 2015
Pre-Labor Day school start praised, criticized
ST. PAUL — Proposals to allow schools to start classes before Labor Day, a frequent legislative debate topic, would hurt the state’s economy, a Brainerd-area resort owner testified Tuesday. At the same time, Tom Kavanaugh of Kavanaugh’s Sylvan Lake Resort said: “There is...
February 3, 2015 - 7:53pm
January 21, 2015
Anti-abuse bill puts children first
ST. PAUL — Hank Marotske’s mother allowed her children one meal a week. “That pot of whatever she cooked had to last a week,” he said. When...
January 21, 2015 - 8:30pm
December 18, 2014
December 18, 2014 - 8:39pm
September 1, 2014
Parents stretching out back-to-school shopping season
ST. PAUL — When Rana Cooper was growing up, her parents would take her on a once-a-year shopping trip to stock up for back-to-school. The idea was to get enough clothes and school supplies to last the entire year. Now Cooper is shopping for her own kids, and things have changed....
September 1, 2014 - 7:57pm
May 20, 2014
Moorhead parents ‘willing to try anything,’ open to new Minnesota medical marijuana law
MOORHEAD — Brett Solum might be one of the first to obtain medical marijuana under a new Minnesota law slated to take effect next year. The...
May 20, 2014 - 9:26pm
April 30, 2014
YMCA’s Healthy Kids Day is Saturday
WORTHINGTON — Numerous events and activities will await children during Saturday’s Health Kids Day at the Worthington Area YMCA. From 10 a.m. to noon, children ages 4 and older are invited to the YMCA, 1501 College Way, to participate in activities that will teach them about...
April 30, 2014 - 8:39pm
March 5, 2014
Cautioning against the cold
BEMIDJI — A rosy-cheeked child trudges through the snow on a winter day. With watery eyes and a sniffly nose, he reaches into his pocket to retrieve the house key mom or dad gave him and comes up empty-handed. Alone, in the cold, with nowhere to go. Many people may remember when...
March 5, 2014 - 9:35pm
October 10, 2012
Small hands, smart phones
WORTHINGTON -- Eric Murray, the manager of Cellular Only in Worthington, has noticed a rise in parents buying cellphones for children, which...
October 10, 2012 - 9:29pm
May 25, 2011
Teaching healthy habits
WORTHINGTON -- As Community Nutrition Educators with University of Minnesota Extension in Nobles County, Carol Langseth and Leticia Rodriguez...
May 25, 2011 - 8:41pm
November 23, 2010
Daycare providers, parents face off with county
WORTHINGTON -- In a meeting that grew heated at times as angry parents and discouraged daycare providers faced off against Nobles County Human Services officials Tuesday night in Worthington, it appeared as though little progress was made in finding a reasonable solution to a change...
November 23, 2010 - 10:45pm
October 18, 2010
Prairie students thrive with Accelerated Reader
WORTHINGTON -- Taking their parent by one hand and their book by the other, the second-graders at Prairie Elementary were eager to show off their...
October 18, 2010 - 9:23pm