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Transportation brings together Bakk, Dayton
What is the real cost?
Dayton seeks to give State of State address March 25
Nuclear plant unit shut down; operators investigate fire alarm
Bringing medals home: WHS Academic Decathlon team wins awards at state
Section 2A girls basketball: HL-O advances to showdown with Loyola
Section 3A boys basketball: Central over Southwest
Scott Rall: Bending the ESA to a false end
Section 2AAA girls basketball: Trojans come back, but not enough
Trevor Wietzema chooses Dakota Wesleyan
Letter: Too many cooks in the Capitol project
Letter: ‘Right to work’ actually a misnomer
Letter: What school is best for your child?
Column: The GOP -- a tragedy in 52 acts
Column: AIPAC pummels the president
Leslie "Les" Kallsen
Helen M. Steffen
Richard B. Clauson
A real puzzler: Pat Loosbrock puts together works of art, piece by piece
Column: The good part
Looking Back: 1965 - Worthington plays host to National Junior College Wrestling Tournament
Column: Hay! Did you know about our town's wonder crop?
Out & About: Feb. 27-March 7
Out and About
Lamfers 80th birthday
Grube 80th birthday
Erdman 80th birthday
Moser 85th birthday
Data: March 5, 2015
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Notice of Mortgage Foreclosure Sale
Data: March 3, 2015
Data: March 3, 2015
August 29, 2012
Plant, animal invasion bigger than many think
FALCON HEIGHTS -- Rare is the Minnesotan who has not seen videos of fish leaping out of water and hitting boaters. Word has spread across the state in the last couple of years about the invading Asian carp seen in those videos and the damage they could cause native fish.
August 29, 2012 - 7:43pm
April 8, 2012
MPCA recognizes local wastewater plant operator
ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) recently recognized Jerry Vogt from the city of Worthington-Worthington Industrial for maintaining a perfect record of compliance with their wastewater treatment permit during 2011. This year, the city of Worthington-Worthington...
April 8, 2012 - 7:07pm
January 29, 2012
Hibma hangs up his hardhat
WORTHINGTON -- Forty-two years ago this week, Mike Hibma was a fresh-faced kid who reported for his first day of work at a brand-new manufacturing...
January 29, 2012 - 7:20pm
January 5, 2012
Minnesota's most serious nuclear plant alert not serious
January 5, 2012 - 9:28pm
April 6, 2011
Firefighters spray water on smoldering insulation on a biodiesel tank after it spontaneously combusted Wednesday afternoon at the Minnesota Soybean...
April 6, 2011 - 8:46pm
November 18, 2010
JBS recognized for energy savings
WORTHINGTON -- JBS is Worthington's largest consumer of energy, but recent changes at the pork processing facility have led to some major savings...
November 18, 2010 - 9:36pm
April 6, 2010
enXco seeks land for concrete mix plant
WORTHINGTON -- The Nobles County Planning Commission has tabled a request from Mortenson Construction & enXco to develop a lay-down yard, construction offices and a concrete mix plant on land in the northeast quarter of Section 6, Dewald Township. The action was taken during the commission's...
April 6, 2010 - 12:00am
January 12, 2010
City may sell sewage facility
WORTHINGTON -- The Worthington City Council voted Monday night to take the first step in examining the feasibility of selling the city's industrial wastewater treatment facility. JBS has expressed interest in owning the plant, and is the facility's primary user. City Engineer Dwayne...
January 12, 2010 - 12:00am
October 15, 2009
Ridley Block Operations to expand
WORTHINGTON -- A few changes are in store for Ridley Block Operations on the east edge of Worthington in the coming months. The plant that specializes in Crystalyx, a blended molasses nutritional product for cattle, will undergo an expansion by mid-December to manufacture the Golden...
October 15, 2009 - 12:49am
May 24, 2009
Evacuation lifted in Brewster
The evacuation of Brewster was lifted at 12:55 a.m. Sunday, and residents are now free to return to their homes in the community. Residents were evacuated shortly after 10 p.m., when a fire at Minnesota Soybean Processors in Brewster warranted extra precautions. More details will...
May 24, 2009 - 12:54am
August 4, 2008
Minn. nuclear plant at full power
RED WING - Operators at Prairie Island Nuclear Plant successfully reduced levels of hydrazine, an ammonia-like chemical, in the non-nuclear side of the plant and returned Unit 1 to full power Sunday. Plant operators had declared a Notification of Unusual Event, the lowest of four...
August 4, 2008 - 10:40am
July 9, 2008
County takes up street issue
WORTHINGTON -- No official action was taken Tuesday by Nobles County Commissioners following a lengthy discussion with representatives from the City of Brewster on that community's Second Avenue project. Second Avenue in Brewster needs to be reconstructed and widened to meet the...
July 9, 2008 - 12:00am