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New Worthington police chief named
Name released in fatal crash near Round Lake
New Worthington police chief named
Not giving up
29 potential medical marijuana makers in Minnesota
Sibley, Red Cross get Alliant Energy grants
College volleyball: Minnesota West comes back to win thriller
Prep volleyball: Tracy-Milroy-Balaton, Jackson County Central take third at Showcase
Prep cross country: Sauer, Recker lead Adrian at Mega Meet
Prep football: Big second half downs Red Rock Central
Prep football: Adrian goes to 4-0; H-BC belts W-WG
Column: Two ways to overcome gridlock
Column: Why Washington remains broken
Letter: Should KTD continue split of event locations?
Letter: Everyone should enjoy a bountiful harvest
Letter: No excuses -- Hamilton should be at debates
Jake M. Boomgaarden
Yvonne M. Hodnefield
Linda L. Marquardt
Leland "Teel" Fransen
Burdell Allen Jacobsma
Reaching for the sky: Travis Soules lands dream job as cycle team mechanic
Column: When it comes to food, there's much to chew about
Religion briefs: Sept. 18
Looking Back: 1939 - Kiwanis Club offers Scout cabin
Column: Bigelow "holds the region's trophy for street names"
Out and About
Hay 50th anniversary
Shumaker 50th anniversary
Ossefoort 90th birthday
Wiertzema 90th birthday
Births: Sept. 20, 2014
Data: Sept. 21, 2014
Notice of Hearing on Proposed Assessment
Probate of Michael E. Lang
Data: Sept. 20, 2014
Public Notice of Proposed Communication Tower Construction
October 9, 2012
WORTHINGTON -- Tuesday morning brought a different start to the school day for some Worthington fifth-graders and high school students. Instead of typical class time, students from both schools interacted through a video conference made possible by newly purchased ITVs (interactive...
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 now about halfway completed. Rory Lenton, the external affairs manager for Minnesota Energy Resources (MER), the company which provides...
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 to attain is that of the Eagle Scout. On Monday night, Kleve and a dozen of his fellow Boy Scouts in Troop 134 gathered near the railroad...
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 brought both Sen. Amy Klobuchar and Rep. Tim Walz to Worthington on Monday. Klobuchar and Walz, who are both seeking re-election to their Washington...
August 20, 2012 - 9:54pm
August 16, 2012
Repairing an eroding shore
WORTHINGTON -- In late November 2009, Paul Langseth stood atop a 20-foot cliff and looked straight down into the murky waters of Lake Ocheda...
August 16, 2012 - 10:02pm
August 7, 2012
Bid awarded for trail project
WORTHINGTON -- R&G Construction, Marshall, was awarded a contract Tuesday to do the work on the proposed Nobles County trail system along County State Aid Highway 35 and Crailsheim Drive. The firm will also construct curb and gutter on the west end of Oxford Street in a project it...
August 7, 2012 - 10:16pm
July 18, 2012
Minnesota 23 project delayed
BEAVER CREEK -- The Minnesota 23 reconstruction from Interstate 90 to Jasper has been delayed until 2013, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation. The "determination of award" for the project, which was scheduled to begin July 9, has been delayed and will result in...
July 18, 2012 - 9:01pm
May 13, 2012
Habitat gears up for new build
LUVERNE -- Ground was broken Saturday on the latest project of Southwestern Minnesota Habitat for Humanity. The 1,008-square-foot single family...
May 13, 2012 - 7:53pm
May 11, 2012
Evers take on cemetery project
JEFFERS -- Nine years ago as the president of the American Legion Ladies Auxiliary in Jeffers, Sharon Evers wanted to compile the names of veterans...
May 11, 2012 - 9:48pm
Minnesota West gets $4.6 million
WORTHINGTON -- A public works bill of nearly $500 million dollars signed Friday by Gov. Mark Dayton includes money for flood prevention, transportation...
May 11, 2012 - 9:44pm
May 8, 2012
I-90 resurfacing project begins
MANKATO -- Motorists on westbound Interstate 90 west of Jackson will experience lane restrictions and a rest area closure while crews resurface the road beginning Monday, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation. The milling and paving work requires lane closures that...
May 8, 2012 - 9:43pm
March 7, 2012
Dynamic kids take on project
WORTHINGTON -- A State Farm Good Neighbor Service Learning Grant is helping a student group make strides in a service learning project addressing...
March 7, 2012 - 9:21pm