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Doug Wolter: Champions are built, not born
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Developmentally disabled caregivers would receive raises under plan
Keeping our promise on the Supreme Court
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Column: Worthington’s first Shorty — A colorful life and a sad end
At 102, Eleanore Ebeling enjoys a sharp mind -- and daily exercise, too
You gotta have heart: Heart attack recovery sets new priorities for Murphy
Disheveled Theologian: Some thoughts on love in this Valentines week
Looking Back: 1942 -- Worthington taking part in 'salvage for victory' program
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May 25, 2016
Armory plan in limbo: Historical society asks county to own, maintain building and increase annual allocation
WORTHINGTON — Members of the Nobles County Historical Society presented a proposal to county commissioners during a Wednesday morning work session, outlining the organization’s vision for a potential move into the Armory Business Center. The one-page document outlined a plan seeking...
May 25, 2016 - 8:44pm
May 12, 2016
Sunday sales sink again: State Reps shoot down proposal over small business, crime concerns
ST. PAUL — Minnesotans who forget to buy booze will remain out of luck on Sundays after the state House Thursday rejected a proposal to allow...
May 12, 2016 - 3:35pm
April 13, 2016
Let’s get down to business: Minnesota lawmakers ready to zero in on budget specifics
ST. PAUL — Minnesota legislators are ready to put specific numbers to their budget plans, which so far mostly have been generic rhetoric. Senate...
April 13, 2016 - 9:22pm
February 8, 2016
Her man Friday: WMS teacher Balsley says yes in surprise proposal
WORTHINGTON — Thank God it was Friday. For Karen Balsley, a Worthington Middle School (WMS) English-as-a-second language teacher, it had been...
February 8, 2016 - 7:55pm
July 16, 2015
Bedford Industries to expand
WORTHINGTON — The city’s Economic Development Authority met Monday night to discuss proposals from two local companies interested in acquiring land on Rowe Avenue. In June, the EDA received an approximately five-acre lot from the city of Worthington in hopes to resell the property...
July 16, 2015 - 8:01pm
Ag educator bills introduced
ST. PAUL — Two proposals have been introduced in the Minnesota Legislature to help relieve what is called an agriculture educator crisis. Rep. Paul Anderson, R-Starbuck, is chief author for the bills, one of which would establish a grant program to pay ag educators to work with...
February 16, 2015 - 9:47pm
February 12, 2015
Capitol fireworks erupt as Senate seeks to suspend raises for Dayton’s commissioners
ST. PAUL — The weeks’ long controversy over pay raises Gov. Mark Dayton gave to his commissioners fractured relations between the DFL governor and the DFL Senate leader Thursday, which ended with Dayton exploding with anger. “To have a majority leader of the Senate come in...
February 12, 2015 - 9:14pm
February 2, 2015
Obama proposes $3.99 trillion budget
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama Monday proposed a $3.99 trillion budget that drew scorn from Republicans and set up battles over tax reform,...
February 2, 2015 - 8:34pm
April 23, 2013
Minnesota lawmakers face three distinct tax proposals
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota lawmakers now have three distinct tax proposals to consider with release of a Senate Democratic plan that includes an income...
April 23, 2013 - 11:00pm
April 8, 2013
Job and tax proposals could benefit rural Minnesota
ST. PAUL - Rural Minnesota businesses could hire more employees and afford to stay in the state with some extra state help, some lawmakers say. Minnesota...
April 8, 2013 - 11:18pm
March 6, 2012
Wolf season proposal draws opponents
ST. PAUL -- Establishing wolf hunting and trapping seasons is popular among many at the Minnesota Legislature, but lawmakers are hearing from...
March 6, 2012 - 8:51pm
March 1, 2012
Lawmakers want more details on stadium proposal
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota legislators hope to vote on a Vikings stadium this session, but many said the details still are missing. "I'm just full of questions," Rep. Mary Murphy, DFL-Hermantown, said hours after a stadium proposal was released Thursday. "And, frankly, I haven't found...
March 1, 2012 - 9:56pm
January 16, 2012
CGMC issues proposal
ST. PAUL -- Businesses outside of the Twin Cities need a boost, the Coalition of Greater Minnesota Cities said, and the group is asking legislators...
January 16, 2012 - 9:34pm
January 9, 2012
City tax plan facing overhaul
WORTHINGTON -- Worthington City Council members decided Monday night to redirect the Economic Development Ad Hoc Committee to explore other alternatives pertaining to construction of single-family dwellings. Their decision stemmed from the rejections of the city's proposed tax...
January 9, 2012 - 9:38pm
December 12, 2011
City Council makes change to tax abatement proposal
WORTHINGTON -- The Worthington City Council went back to the drawing board Monday night and changed yet again a proposal to abate taxes on new...
December 12, 2011 - 10:57pm