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DL's Leonard Thielen - Adam Thielen's grandpa - recounts his days as an ice harvester
Several area students make dean’s list at SDSU
WHS students excel on Advanced Placement exams
Boyfriend accused of killing Minn. girlfriend, burning her body in New Orleans
Lismore woman causes damage to local business
A wager between Worthingtons: Friendly bet set for NFC title game
Bitzer, Beavers shut down Bulldogs
If Vikings win Sunday, expect Super Bowl ticket prices to jump
Ahmad Rashad, neighbor Michael Jordan cheer on Vikings
Twins streak of no salary arbitrations likely to end
Column: Parents, school staff members share stories of school space issues
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Letter: Let lawmakers know that abortions must end
Letter: Auditorium offering outstanding array of artists
Letter: Come together and vote yes for our future
Duane R. (Andy) Anderson
Dorothy Mae Landberg
George William Kalas
How to care for amaryllis after flowering
'Minneapolis Miracle' speaks hope in despair
Long-lived houseplants often become heirlooms
Caregiver health must be considered, too
Disheveled Theologian: Finding good in unexpected places
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Leola Weets and Leila Janssen 85th birthdays
Roos 70th anniversary
Jacobsma 90th birthday
Birth: Paul Lucas Waldner
Kenyon 90th birthday
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
City of Worthington planning commission notice of public hearing
Data: Nov. 27, 2017
October 28, 2017
Update: Semi loaded with hogs involved in roundabout rollover
WORTHINGTON — A Son-D-Farms tractor trailer loaded with market weight hogs rolled Friday morning as the driver tried to manuever a Minnesota...
October 28, 2017 - 4:07pm
August 2, 2017
Saving the pigs: Swabian breed rebounds from brink of extinction
WOLPERTSHAUSEN, Germany — Seen as an example of farmer’s resistance, the Schwäbisch Hällischen Landschwein pig has been resurrected from...
August 2, 2017 - 8:30am
April 12, 2017
Smithfield makes move on market for pig-human transplants
CHICAGO - Smithfield Foods, the world's largest pork producer, has established a separate bioscience unit to expand its role in supplying pig...
April 12, 2017 - 12:37pm
April 4, 2017
Lucky pig saved from slaughter after jumping from truck on interstate at 70 mph
NEW RICHMOND, Wis.—This little piggy won't go to market. A 250-pound pig who jumped off a truck at 70 mph on the way to a Sioux Falls,...
April 4, 2017 - 4:07pm
March 10, 2017
Oklahoma wildfires kill thousands of pigs at Smithfield, Seaboard farms
Wildfires devastated a Smithfield Foods Inc hog farm in Laverne, Oklahoma, killing at least several thousand pigs, company and local officials said on Friday, March 10. The exact number of swine killed in the Oklahoma fire, which began on Monday, was not immediately known. Smithfield...
March 10, 2017 - 6:56pm
February 26, 2016
FFA Week: Introduced to ag at an early age
February 26, 2016 - 3:08pm
December 14, 2015
Hogs fed pig remains, manure to fend off deadly virus return
WASHINGTON — Animal-nutritionist John Goihl knows Minnesota farmers who feed the remains of dead baby pigs to hogs used for breeding in attempts...
December 14, 2015 - 7:51pm
February 24, 2015
Gas-fueled pressure washers caused huge hog fire
TRUMAN — State investigators have concluded that a huge fire that killed more than 12,000 pigs and hogs at a southern Minnesota swine farm was accidental and caused by excessive heat from gas-fueled pressure washers, according to KEYC-TV in Mankato. The State Fire Marshal Division...
February 24, 2015 - 8:44pm
January 28, 2015
PEDv still impacting swine industry
WORTHINGTON — At the April 2014 Worthington Bio Conference, local veterinarians Keith Wilson and Steve Dudley collaborated on a presentation about Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea (PEDv) — a virus that was sweeping through the U.S. swine industry. The disease, which is believed to have...
January 28, 2015 - 8:51pm
March 13, 2014
First case of porcine epidemic virus prompts changes for pork producers
FARGO — Now that North Dakota has its first case of the Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea virus, pork producers, exhibitors and pig transporters are making some changes. The state Board of Animal Health, part of the North Dakota Department of Agriculture, decided last week that pigs being...
March 13, 2014 - 9:06pm
January 17, 2011
Pigs, dogs lost in barn fires Sunday
MELVIN, Iowa -- Two barn fires on Sunday left several dogs dead in rural Edgerton and killed more than 1,800 pigs on a farm outside Melvin, Iowa. The first fire call came in at 6:30 a.m. Sunday, when a passerby called in to report a fire at a confinement barn at 6165 220th St., northeast...
January 17, 2011 - 7:59pm
August 24, 2010
Teen investigated on animal cruelty charges
ELLSWORTH, Wis. - A Pierce County teenager is being investigated for animal cruelty charges after allegedly shooting a hog and four piglets August 14, according to the Pierce County Sheriff's Department. According to the police report, the Pierce County Sheriff's Dispatch received...
August 24, 2010 - 1:00pm
January 29, 2009
Man examines pig spleens to get winter forecast
Some people predict storms because their joints ache, pressure changes because their heads hurt or rainfall because their hair curls. One Jamestown...
January 29, 2009 - 12:00pm
January 28, 2009
MeritCare animal use under fire
January 28, 2009 - 10:00am