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Hawk Creek Lutheran Church members salvage a few pieces from fire-damaged building
Mark Dayton at DNC recalls Senate seat mate Hillary Clinton
Essentia rates 4 stars, Sanford 3 stars in new hospital quality comparison
Baustian siblings take part in 4-H Swine Show at Rock County Fair
Planning Commission approves after-the-fact permit
Ride with mom leads to lessons on bees, porcupine grass
Adrian looks to be Cinderella of state Legion tourney ball
Column: Cubs defense was stellar
YMCA Fun Run a good time for all ages
Amateur baseball: Worthington wins, takes 1-0 series lead over Heron Lake
Column: Night and day
Letter: Many thanks are offered following fire at business
Letter: Hagedorn all about negativity, fear
Letter: TV coverage of GOP convention left much to be desired
Letter: Journey pastor grateful for community support
Eleanor Louise Engebretson
Calen Daniel "Rudy" Ross
Special delivery: Take a spin around scenic Lake Geneva
Religion briefs: July 28
Column: Face time
Looking Back: 2006 -- City, YMCA approved deal for new Y facility
THE SCHIZ: Barber keeps on clipping at downtown Worthington shop
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September 17, 2015
School board plans for new high school
WORTHINGTON — District 518 school board members met Thursday morning for a work session to discuss plans for a new high school. The population within the district’s schools has been growing quickly. A total of 3,094 students are currently enrolled in District 518, which is...
September 17, 2015 - 9:51pm
June 3, 2015
Inching toward a special session
ST. PAUL — A dispute about whether the state auditor should have exclusive authority to audit county finances could delay a special Minnesota...
June 3, 2015 - 8:52pm
January 22, 2015
Work on ‘people’s house’ to proceed
ST. PAUL — Minnesota citizens will have more space and senators less space when a $273 million state Capitol renovation project is completed...
January 22, 2015 - 8:03pm
September 16, 2014
Library talks resurface
WORTHINGTON — Nobles County commissioners took a break from their budget discussions Tuesday afternoon to talk about evolving plans to address the Worthington branch of the Nobles County Library and its continued lack of space. Now that the former swimming pool site is no longer...
September 16, 2014 - 9:00pm
August 27, 2014
Minnesota West’s next step
WORTHINGTON — As students returned to Minnesota West’s Worthington campus this week, a new face greeted many. Interim President Barbara McDonald was appointed in March to oversee the school’s campuses and learning centers around the region. The mother of four looks forward...
August 27, 2014 - 8:23pm
May 20, 2014
District 518 approves plans to expand band room
WORTHINGTON — The District 518 Board of Education approved plans to expand the Worthington High School (WHS) band and music classroom during its meeting Tuesday. The plan was originally brought to the board four months ago, but wasn’t moved forward. “About four or five months...
May 20, 2014 - 9:14pm
April 3, 2014
House budget bill leans toward greater Minnesota
ST. PAUL — Much of the money in the Minnesota House’s plan to tweak the state’s two-year budget would go to greater Minnesota. “We...
April 3, 2014 - 9:08pm
March 27, 2014
Planning commission hears rezoning request
WORTHINGTON — Despite the opposition of several neighbors, the Nobles County Planning and Zoning Commission Wednesday night granted initial approval of a request by Brad Behrends and Jesse Flynn to rezone a parcel in the west half of the southwest quarter of Section 4, Bigelow Township. The...
March 27, 2014 - 8:16pm
March 13, 2014
Officials develop response plan for ag emergencies
WORTHINGTON — Agriculture industry professionals from more than a dozen counties across southern Minnesota connected via video conference Thursday...
March 13, 2014 - 8:59pm
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
February 13, 2014
Minnesota West drops plans to raze building
GRANITE FALLS — Minnesota West Community and Technical College will be hiring a consultant to look at its strategy to “right size’’ its...
February 13, 2014 - 9:32am
September 11, 2012
Plans discussed for new electric transmission line
JACKSON -- ITC Midwest, an energy transmission company, hosted an open house Tuesday at the Jackson County Fairgrounds for area residents to discuss a new high-voltage electric transmission line that would run through southern Minnesota and northern Iowa. The Minnesota-Iowa 345,000-volt...
September 11, 2012 - 8:50pm
June 19, 2012
County to take next step in plans for new library
WORTHINGTON -- Nobles County Commissioners took another step forward in the process of bringing a new library to Worthington during their meeting...
June 19, 2012 - 8:20pm
May 8, 2012
County Board plans fixes to Government Center
WORTHINGTON -- In a little more than a month, Nobles County Commissioners will have a look at bids submitted for mechanical and electrical upgrades in the county's government center on 10th Street in downtown Worthington. The total project estimate for the proposed work is approximately...
May 8, 2012 - 9:33pm
April 4, 2012
County approves plans to improve Ditch 12
WORTHINGTON -- As part of their lengthy agenda of items to cover Tuesday, Nobles County Commissioners did approve plans for minor alterations to be made to Nobles County Ditch 12, which flows through the city of Worthington, crosses under Interstate 90, winds around the Travelodge...
April 4, 2012 - 9:54pm