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Prep football: Worthington falls in game of inches
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Column: School year in Worthington's District 518 off to busy start
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Looking Back: 1965 -- Several building projects in progress at Worthington schools
Column: Let's hope we keep horsin' around at the fair
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August 12, 2011
Cottonwood County parks workers charged
WINDOM -- Stemming from an investigation that began in August 2010, two former Cottonwood County employees, who have since retired, are now being charged with felony-level failure to pay over state funds and gross misdemeanor-level public employee misconduct. Former Cottonwood County...
August 12, 2011 - 8:24pm
July 21, 2011
Minnesota state employees returning to work
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) -- State employees began returning to work in Minnesota Thursday after a new budget agreement ended a government shutdown of nearly three weeks. Department of Natural Resources Commissioner Tom Landwehr held the door open for employees and welcomed them back...
July 21, 2011 - 8:34am
July 20, 2011
State parks could open for day use Friday
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) -- The end of Minnesota's state government shutdown means state parks will soon start re-opening, but it will take some time. Department of Natural Resources spokesman Chris Niskanen says parks need to be cleaned up and checked for safety. Some parks were damaged...
July 20, 2011 - 2:59pm
June 28, 2011
Shutdown looms over state parks in local region
WORTHINGTON -- As summer approaches, the public may have to resort to alternative forms of adventure as state parks anticipate halting services...
June 28, 2011 - 9:06pm
August 25, 2010
Parks employee charged
WINDOM -- A Cottonwood County Environmental Office employee under investigation for gas expense charges and time card claims was suspended without pay effective Wednesday. The suspension will remain in place until further action is pursued by the Cottonwood County Commissioners following...
News / crime
August 25, 2010 - 9:02pm
April 1, 2010
Fury's Island one of Nobles County's earliest settlements
DUNDEE -- Along the trail that leads out to Fury's Island County Park in northeastern Nobles County stands a stately burr oak tree that is more...
News / outdoors
April 1, 2010 - 12:00am
May 6, 2009
Editorial: Help keep our city clean
More than 2,000 pounds of trash and debris were picked up along the shores of Lake Okabena Saturday during a cleanup effort coordinated by the Lake Okabena Improvement Association. On the same day, the Early Risers Kiwanis group conducted its yearly park cleanup, and the Worthington...
opinion / editorials
May 6, 2009 - 12:00am
April 25, 2008
Letter: City parks cleanup was team effort
It was an awesome sight for the drivers around Worthington on Saturday morning, April 19. There were young and older members -- and many in-between -- of the Kiwanis family in the Worthington area gathered together to make our community a better place and a more attractive place. The...
April 25, 2008 - 12:00am
March 11, 2008
Editorial: City's park staff busy, even now
Worthington's trees may not be in bloom yet -- even though there's now daylight until around 7:30 p.m. -- but that doesn't mean there aren't plenty of city employees paying them heed. Worthington's city forester, Scott Rosenberg, explained Monday that municipal workers are nearing...
March 11, 2008 - 12:00am