Skip to main content
Harberts to oversee county’s drainage, ditch systems
Worthington ALC hosts Culture Day
SD cracking down on overweight vehicles
WRHCF helping make second chances possible
Minn. vice principal arrested on suspicion of soliciting a child for sex
New England keeper Cropper has Minnesota roots
Gophers riding turnaround into NCAA Tournament
Relief prospect Chargois optioned to Triple-A
College baseball: After 15 road games, Minnesota West slides into home
Boudreau won't be resting Wild stars
Column: WHS ready to begin spring activities season
Column: Thanks Chuck Schumer, you're unifying conservatives
Letter: Expect little from new education secretary
Letter: Take time to learn about holistic, nutritional cures
Letter: District 518 board ‘out of sync’ with most of community
Sylvester "Sy" Lonneman
Benjamin Bruce Raudenbush
Harlan D. Harthun
William J. Wintz
Column: Your not-average people have great things going for them
Remarkable recovery: A combined 14 surgeries later, Bart and Sherry DeBoer share tale of crash with suspected drunk driver
Disheveled Theologian: Forsaken -- A few thoughts during Lent, week 4
Looking Back: 1992 -- Proposed hospital expansion plan advances
Cleaning up for colon health: Timmerman plays it safe
out and about
Ostrem 80th birthday
Doppenberg 80th birthday
Wagley 100th birthday
Johnson 90th birthday
Data: March 25, 2017
Data: March 24, 2017
Data: March 23, 2017
Data: March 22, 2017
Data: March 21, 2017
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...
May 9, 2014 - 9:08pm
May 6, 2014
Water system a symbol of bonding debate
ST. PAUL — Southwest Minnesota’s long-awaited water project has become the poster child for those who say the legislative public works funding process is flawed. Republicans in the House Ways and Means Committee Tuesday said that the need for water should trump projects like...
May 6, 2014 - 9:46pm
May 5, 2014
Fundraiser for Worthington flag project is Friday
WORTHINGTON — American flags will soon be lining Oxford Street, thanks to the efforts of the Worthington Area Chamber of Commerce Community...
May 5, 2014 - 7:57pm
Lewis & Clark in Senate bonding bill for $13 million
WORTHINGTON — Luverne Mayor Pat Baustian said he believed the Lewis & Clark Regional Water System would receive a significant amount of money once the Senate bonding bill was released. When the final projects included in the $1 billion bill were unveiled Monday morning,...
May 5, 2014 - 7:44pm
February 24, 2014
Group to build in Bioscience Park
WORTHINGTON — Prairie Holdings Group needed a new office space, and the company won’t have to go far to find the land for it. The Worthington...
February 24, 2014 - 9:55pm
February 20, 2014
Conservation easements crucial to restoring Grass Lake
WILLMAR — Two decades of complex negotiations, hydrologic and hydraulic studies, state grants, right-of-way purchases and conservation easements have been slowly woven together to develop a plan to restore Grass Lake near Willmar. Revised plans that were reviewed this week by the...
February 20, 2014 - 9:26pm
December 6, 2012
Library project stalled
WORTHINGTON -- After several failed motions and one failed amendment, Nobles County Commissioners voted 3-2 Thursday evening to table a decision on bonding for capital improvement projects, including a new county library. The action came after nearly a dozen individuals offered input...
December 6, 2012 - 11:12pm
November 19, 2012
Bridge demolition today
WORTHINGTON -- Crews will begin demolition of the old railroad bridge over Minnesota 60 in Worthington today, with plans formalizing to open up the new four-lane highway from Bigelow to Worthington's beltline, near Worthington Power and Equipment by the end of this month.
November 19, 2012 - 9:57pm
October 9, 2012
WORTHINGTON -- Tuesday morning brought a different start to the school day for some Worthington fifth-graders and high school students. Instead...
October 9, 2012 - 8:06pm
October 2, 2012
Bonds sought for library project
WORTHINGTON -- With several irons in the fire regarding siting, building design and fundraising, Nobles County commissioners met with bond counsel Tuesday morning to discuss financing up to $10 or $11 million for the construction of a new county library. Rusty Fifield of Northland...
October 2, 2012 - 9:16pm
September 28, 2012
Gas line project halfway complete
WORTHINGTON -- Since Sept. 1, sidewalks on the west-central side of the city have been blocked off for gas line replacement projects, which are...
September 28, 2012 - 7:49pm
September 26, 2012
Where the bison roam
LUVERNE -- Two cows and two heifer calves from Blue Mounds State Park's bison herd left Rock County Wednesday morning for their new home at the...
September 26, 2012 - 8:27pm
4-H dog project highlighted at TSC
WORTHINGTON -- Jump; Tunnel; Table. These are three commands you can hear 4-H'ers use during a demonstration of the 4-H Dog project from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at Tractor Supply Company (TSC) in Worthington. 4-H'ers will showcase their hard work with their dogs on an agility...
September 26, 2012 - 7:51pm
August 20, 2012
Flags raised in local Eagle Scout project
WORTHINGTON -- During his nine years in the local Scouting program, Josh Kleve has garnered 35 merit badges, but the one he's had to work hardest...
August 20, 2012 - 9:57pm
Walz, Klobuchar visit Worthington
WORTHINGTON -- Accelerating construction of the Lewis and Clark Regional Water System is a goal shared by many throughout the region, and it...
August 20, 2012 - 9:54pm