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Prairie Winds Kite Fly is Sept. 10
Candidates plan ice cream social
Dayton wants Minnesotans to take clean water pledge
Minnesota State Fair celebrates Yellow Ribbon program for veterans
City planning for 2017 budget continues
Prep football: Trojans hope to make their own breaks this year
Zimmer: It's 'possible' Bridgewater could be out for season
Area prep volleyball roundup
Prep volleyball: Serving strong in win for H-BC
Girls tennis: Trojans show fight in loss
Letter: Kiwanis projects are making an impact
Column: The cost of the EpiPen price increase
Column: Reforms and solutions to help First District farmers
Letter: Wake up and smell the drug companies
Letter: Either way, change coming in health insurance
Kenneth Linn Gaiser
Fern Rosezella Clauson
Lucille Margaret Poynter
Looking Back: 1991 -- New group home opening in Jackson County
Biking Bob: 78-year-old Hibma still doing plenty of pedaling
Column: A Nobles County cowboy made 1934 history
Column: Together 2016 a gathering to remember
Disheveled Theologian: Finding meaning in the motive
Out and About
Yungmann 80th birthday
Ringkob 45th anniversary
Bullerman 60th anniversary
Froderman 65th anniversary
Rutzen 65th anniversary
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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