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Annual Pioneer Village Halloween event is Saturday
Worthington births increasing every year
Pheasant hunter finds missing Minnesota 9-year-old
Twin Cities-based Feed My Starving Children helping hurricane victims
Prep football: H-LP finishes off perfect regular season
Prep volleyball: Setters are crucial to winning
Blast From the Past: Lefty Krohn was a pitching legend
Prep soccer: WHS has five on All-Big South boys team
Section 2A soccer: So close; Trojans edged by Mankato West
Letter: Let's not throw stones at each other over referendum
Column: MNsure not the problem
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Column: Using assistive technology to overcome barriers
Elaine K. Nelson
Milton W. Matasovsky
Laurine Mary Somers
Margaret R. Drahota
Pumpkin soup perfect start for lively (but civil) dinner party
Potted mums difficult to establish if planted in fall
Column: Worthington is no stranger to election hullabaloo
New adaptation of ‘Sense and Sensibility’ arrives at Guthrie
Princess pride: Madilynn Mandelkow, 7, and family make community service a priority with The Den
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Hogan 90th birthday
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City of Worthington Notice of Public Hearing
School Board Minutes September 2016
Notice of Public Hearing on Tax Abatement Request
August 5, 2015
IRS scam attempted in Nobles County
WORTHINGTON — A group of would-be scammers is calling Worthington taxpayers, claiming to be with the Internal Revenue Service. The automated call informs victims that they owe money to the IRS and are threatened with a lawsuit by the federal government. To avoid a lawsuit, victims...
August 5, 2015 - 9:27pm
March 29, 2015
Where will the Minnesota House call home?
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota House soon may be homeless. The Senate likewise. The state Capitol’s multi-year renovation project is putting the crimp on many state officials and others who surround them. Two-thirds of the Capitol is closed, with all but tunnels through the basement...
March 29, 2015 - 7:16pm
November 20, 2014
Beware of Microsoft Windows scam
WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Police Department is warning residents of a Microsoft Windows phone call scam. There have been numerous complaints of a caller who tells a resident that they are calling from Microsoft and that the company has detected a virus on their computer. The...
November 20, 2014 - 3:55pm
September 28, 2014
Charges filed in crash that killed semi driver
WORTHINGTON — Charges have been filed in connection with a Sept. 19 crash at the intersection of Nobles County 35 and Minnesota 264, causing the death of Charles Luze, 49, of Sioux Falls, S.D. James Miller, 67, of Cylinder, Iowa, faces one count of criminal vehicular homicide,...
September 28, 2014 - 10:35am
September 25, 2014
NDSU student’s death ruled homicidal violence
MOORHEAD — There are still many questions in the death of Thomas Gregory Bearson, but police got one answer Thursday. Someone killed him. Who that someone is remains a mystery, said Lt. Tory Jacobson of the Moorhead Police Department. “At this time, we have no suspect...
September 25, 2014 - 8:58pm
July 28, 2014
MVTV continuing its regional growth
WORTHINGTON — Sometimes, bigger isn’t better. MVTV Wireless is a local wireless provider serving a large portion of southwest and central Minnesota — a combined area of more than 20,000 square miles — and well over 6,000 customers. To add to that, the company is always...
July 28, 2014 - 4:55pm
May 14, 2014
Smartphone ‘kill switch’ required
ST. PAUL — Minnesota smartphones next year must include a way to disable them when stolen. Gov. Mark Dayton signed a bill into law Wednesday...
May 14, 2014 - 8:14pm
November 6, 2012
Phone numbers listed for Radio-thon
WORTHINGTON -- The United Way of Nobles County Radio-thon will be from 5 to 8 p.m. tonight at Worthington High School. The event will feature silent auction, numerous vendors and live entertainment; all are invited to attend. There are three phone numbers for the Radio-thon. The...
November 6, 2012 - 10:03pm
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
March 21, 2012
Phone scam strikes sheriff's office
LUVERNE -- No, the Rock County Sheriff's Office is not selling any kind of advertising. According to Rock County Sheriff Evan Verbrugge, people in the area have received phone calls lately that are a complete scam. He was informed of a call by a local business owner, who said she...
March 21, 2012 - 8:14pm
January 3, 2012
Cell phone ban for commercial drivers takes effect
WORTHINGTON -- The new year has begun with a new federal law prohibiting commercial vehicle drivers from the use of hand-held mobile phones, stemming from an announcement made by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) in November. The ban, which came into effect...
January 3, 2012 - 11:12pm
November 17, 2010
Woman calls cops on herself
LUVERNE -- A woman who was arrested and charged with a felony after becoming confrontational with deputies called the cops on herself, a man involved in the case claims. Donita Lynn Richey, 50, also known as Donita Lynn Selwyn, was charged in Rock County with terroristic threats,...
November 17, 2010 - 7:26pm
February 19, 2010
Bill could speed process of tracking missing people
ST. PAUL -- The assistant St. Paul police chief says authorities may have found an 18-year-old Eveleth man's body quicker last year if they had...
February 19, 2010 - 12:00am
Verizon Wireless completes billing and brand conversion for Alltel
WORTHINGTON -- Verizon Wireless opened its doors over the weekend to serve former Alltel and new customers in Worthington, giving them access to a full suite of innovative wireless products and services.
October 19, 2009 - 12:00am
July 31, 2008
Calling scam reported in Bemidji
BEMIDJI - The First National Bank of Bemidji reported that on Tuesday evening, an automated telephone calling system began calling Bemidji phone numbers, primarily with the 333 prefix. The computer voice identified itself generically as the "First National Bank," reciting the following: "Your...
July 31, 2008 - 12:00pm