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'It's all about teamwork'
Party for the 'pout': 39th annual International Eelpout Festival draws a crowd to Walker
Area communities awarded CERTs grants
Minnesota West hosting PSEO information night
Authorities apprehend Alexandria man after Mountain Lake standoff
Russians outlast Germans in OT to claim men's hockey gold medal
Winter BWCA adventure qualifies as extreme camping
South Korea brings curtain down on 'Peace Games'
Unexpected Olympic moments up a frozen river
UMD wraps up home ice: Road sweep of Western Michigan keeps Bulldogs home for NCHC playoffs
Commentary: Thank you, Joy Behar
Letter: J turn proposal not right for Heron Lake
Column: District 518 monitoring progress of English Learners
Kindness is a sweet gift to give or receive
We must admit it: This is who we are
Adrianna (Moret) Wagley
Kim Marie Nielsen
Esther Zavala de Adame
'Energy-efficient' sunlight: How LEDs allow homeowners flexibility in their homes
Eidhammer has many reasons to take heart
Disheveled Theologian: Billy Graham's hope (is the same as ours)
What to know about nursing home costs and hospice care insurance
Seed company offers intriguing new flowers, vegetables
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Meyer 80th birthday
Birth: Liesel Lee Harberts
Sietsema 90th birthday
Boock 50th anniversary
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
City of Worthington planning commission notice of public hearing
Data: Nov. 27, 2017
February 17, 2018
Expanded habitat complex planned in Jackson County
SIOUX VALLEY — Joe Duggan may have grown up in Minneapolis, but the public hunting grounds of southwest Minnesota are near and dear to his...
February 17, 2018 - 7:17am
February 3, 2018
How the region's farmers and researchers are working to save bees
Bees are vital to agriculture, but bee populations have faced serious problems in recent years. Both pesticides and pests are being blamed for...
February 3, 2018 - 8:30am
October 1, 2017
Pheasant numbers are down in North Dakota; neighboring states face same scenario
GRAND FORKS — Pheasant hunters in North Dakota can expect to cover more ground this fall. Hammered by a severe winter that affected survival...
October 1, 2017 - 6:13am
August 25, 2017
SD pheasant survey shows 45 percent drop in population from '16
MITCHELL, S.D. -- Significant South Dakota drought has shot down the state’s pheasant population. The South Dakota Game, Fish & Parks...
August 25, 2017 - 11:10am
October 14, 2016
DNR: Pheasants run to farm fields — but not for just crops
ST. PAUL -- Female pheasants have surprised researchers by running into corn and soybean fields — but not just for the crops. Female pheasants, Minnesota researchers have found, often abandon natural grasslands — presumably prime habitat — and lead their young into corn and...
October 14, 2016 - 9:28pm
January 30, 2015
Column: Stories for the birds: Why do they stick around?
WORTHINGTON — I got a piece in the mail, maybe from the National Wildlife Federation. It said between one-fourth and one-third of Americans who feed birds in the northern states close down their banquets this time of year. They figure they have been at their feeding chores a good...
January 30, 2015 - 12:22pm
January 27, 2015
DNR to study pheasants on Worthington Wells property
WORTHINGTON — A study examining the link between quality habitat and the quantity of pheasants will bring researchers from the Minnesota Department...
January 27, 2015 - 8:45pm
Outdoors: The kick is up, it's no good
Life is a measure of extremes. Last June it stopped raining and did not start again until this spring, and now all it does is rain. Now it has even rained too much in some places. I wonder why with all the rain the Worthington city wells are still not up to snuff? Wildlife has...
June 27, 2013 - 11:35pm
March 19, 2012
Pheasants Forever increases habitat
WORTHINGTON -- Nobles County Pheasants Forever is gearing up for its 29th annual banquet March 30, during which it will celebrate yet another...
March 19, 2012 - 9:27pm
January 22, 2012
Winter's late arrival may be good news for pheasants
WORTHINGTON -- Ask any hunter who walked the grassed waterways and shelterbelts about their success in flushing pheasants last fall and it won't take long to realize it was less than a stellar season. With back-to-back rough winters in 2010 and 2011, followed by a cold and wet spring...
January 22, 2012 - 8:09pm
January 18, 2011
Deer and pheasants forage for food in a snow-covered cornfield Tuesday afternoon south of Worthington. The area's heavy snow cover makes it a...
January 18, 2011 - 8:36pm
October 24, 2010
Women 'join the hunt' for pheasants
WORTHINGTON -- A handful of local women and youths experienced the thrill of the hunt, the rush of the flush and the wet trousers of a rather...
October 24, 2010 - 8:08pm