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Legal stars shine
Who’s the boss? Meet the five city administrator candidates
Librarian charged with entering homes, saying she was looking for books
Student art show Friday
Ex-Mayo doctor, former congressmen win regent seats
Trevor Wietzema chooses Dakota Wesleyan
Section 2AAA girls basketball: Trojans come back, but not enough
College men's basketball: Buysse named All-Region 13
Section 2AAA girls basketball: Trojans hope to prove a point
Women's college basketball: For coaches Fury and Hayenga-Hostikka, nationals berth is a dream ticket
Column: The GOP -- a tragedy in 52 acts
Column: AIPAC pummels the president
Letter: Some history behind the donated Stations of the Cross
Letter: It's time to take a stand for the unborn
Letter: WHS addition would be beneficial
Richard B. Clauson
Helen M. Steffen
Paul Alan Kleinjan
Robert Hansel Strandberg
A real puzzler: Pat Loosbrock puts together works of art, piece by piece
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
Religion briefs: Feb. 26
Out and About
Lamfers 80th birthday
Grube 80th birthday
Erdman 80th birthday
Moser 85th birthday
Data: March 4, 2015
Notice of Mortgage Foreclosure Sale
Data: March 3, 2015
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Data: March 1, 2015
District 518 opts out of preschool grant
WORTHINGTON — District 518 has decided to not pursue a grant that would have paid for an all-day, every day preschool for 4-year-olds that fell into the 175- to 200-percent poverty level. The school board made the decision Sept. 26, and Superintendent John Landgaard said the district...
October 5, 2014 - 7:42pm
September 25, 2014
Small cities grant at halfway point
WORTHINGTON — The city of Worthington was awarded a nearly $600,000 grant last year through the Small Cities Development program for homeowners and rental properties. During Monday’s city council meeting, a halfway-point public hearing and presentation by Michele Clarke, the...
September 25, 2014 - 8:22pm
Direct farmer payments out, new safety net in
ST. PAUL — Complex is about to replace controversial in federal farm policy. The much-maligned practice of the federal government paying farmers, whether they needed it or not, is going away. U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack stopped in St. Paul Thursday to announce its...
September 25, 2014 - 7:56pm
September 21, 2014
29 potential medical marijuana makers in Minnesota
ST. PAUL — There are 29 potential makers of medical marijuana vying for the two state-approved facilities allowed by Minnesota law. The Minnesota Department of Health announced Friday that it received 29 letters of intent to apply for the state medical cannabis program. The Health...
September 21, 2014 - 8:16pm
September 3, 2014
Transit keeps on rollin’
WORTHINGTON — Rumors have circulated that the Buffalo Ridge Regional Transit system has ground to a halt. Nothing could be further from the truth. The four-county transit system is still functioning with a new call-ahead program to schedule rides in Nobles, Murray, Pipestone and...
September 3, 2014 - 8:00pm
September 1, 2014
Grant will enhance CAL programming
WORTHINGTON — A nice chunk of change will help expand programming and educational opportunities at the Center for Active Living. CAL Director...
September 1, 2014 - 8:17pm
May 28, 2014
Collaboration builds with NEON group
WORTHINGTON — After four months and just as many stakeholder meetings, city, county, township and school district leaders have formally adopted NEON — the Nobles Economic Opportunity Network — as the name for a program aimed to increase collaboration and ultimately save taxpayer...
May 28, 2014 - 7:27pm
May 20, 2014
Beginning of a boom?
WORTHINGTON — The Nobles County Board of Commissioners approved the guidelines for the new Nobles Home Initiative Tuesday, finalizing a five-year, 100 percent tax abatement program on new home construction. The action paved the way for the county to receive its first application...
May 20, 2014 - 9:04pm
May 9, 2014
Program brings healthy snacks to kids
WORTHINGTON — A Statewide Health Improvement Plan (SHIP) mini-grant offered to Worthington’s Prairie Elementary is bringing healthy snacks to third- and fourth-grade students who are now counting down the days to summer vacation. The eight-day pilot project, done in collaboration...
May 9, 2014 - 9:08pm
Program illustrates driving dangers to students
WINDOM — Every 15 minutes, someone in the U.S. dies from an alcohol-related car crash. To improve this statistic, Windom Area High School — in conjunction with the Windom Police Department, Cottonwood County Sheriff’s Office, Cottonwood County Probation, Cottonwood County...
April 9, 2014 - 9:08pm
March 4, 2014
New program aims to strengthen families
LITTLE ROCK, Iowa — A new program in Little Rock is connecting parents and children on a deeper level. Iowa State University Extension and Outreach is sponsoring a Strengthening Families Program: For Parents and Youth 10-14 (SFP 10-14) at George-Little Rock Middle School in Little...
March 4, 2014 - 9:09pm
March 2, 2014
Crailsheim exchange student selected
WORTHINGTON — Jessica Velasquez-Herrera is both nervous and excited to be the 2014-2015 Worthington High School exchange student to Crailsheim, Germany. Announced during the annual Worthington-Crailsheim International banquet Sunday afternoon, Velasquez-Herrera will travel to Worthington’s...
March 2, 2014 - 9:25pm
December 6, 2012
Dakota Conflict program to air
APPLETON -- Pioneer Public Television will premiere the fourth season of "Postcards" at 7 p.m. Dec. 16 with "Dakota Conflict -- 150th Anniversary." The episode will chronicle the many events taking place in our region to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the Dakota Conflict. Highlights...
December 6, 2012 - 11:06pm
November 19, 2012
MW football players lend hand to charitable program
WORTHINGTON -- There were hundreds of boxes to move Monday, and a bunch of college football players were just what volunteers for the Operation Christmas Child effort ordered. Athletes from the Minnesota West Community and Technical College football team, along with Bluejays head...
Minnesota West / news
November 19, 2012 - 9:55pm