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South Dakota students save money, get head start on college career
PolyMet opponents want law judge hearings
Backpack distribution is Thursday
Government Center steps to be repaired
Priest victims fault settlement plan, seek $80 million, not $13 million
High school volleyball: Trojans hope experience puts them over the top
Girls tennis: Trojans drop opener to Harrisburg
High school football: H-LP gridders aiming for success
Amateur baseball: Cubs fall in state opener; Milroy wins
Girls tennis: Luverne splits early triangular tests
Sean Hannity, Trump's 'spin doctor'
Letter: Divider-in-chief is at it again
Column: Why pension oversight is important
Column: A nice column about Trump
Column: District 518 geared up for start of new school year
Curtis Lowell Schmidt
James Robert Arnt
Robert D. Miller
Theodore "Ted" Kamstra
Looking Back: 1966 -- Foreign ag specialists visit Worthington
Column: Is it possible to be fast asleep for three or four weeks?
Crazy about the cube: Abel Piper, 12, participates in Rubik’s Cube National Championships
Disheveled Theologian: Twenty years later, still glad to have him with me
Column: Getting lost in the clouds
Out and About
Westman 111th birthday
Miller 50th anniversary
Hemmen 60th anniversary
Berger 80th birthday
Scheepstra 85th birthday
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Regular School Board Meeting Minutes
April 25, 2016
Q&A: Nobles County Parks Department
The following is part of a series of Q&As with Nobles County departments to educate the public on the services provided. April is County...
April 25, 2016 - 8:37pm
December 21, 2015
Oromo people to celebrate New Year on Saturday: Public invited to share in cultural event
WORTHINGTON — Natives of Oromia now living in southwest Minnesota, northwest Iowa and eastern South Dakota will gather in Worthington Saturday...
December 21, 2015 - 8:58pm
Car clues sought in missing person case
ALEXANDRIA — Investigators in the case of a missing woman say they do not believe she left the west-central Minnesota area voluntarily and are seeking information about a car that may be involved. Laura Schwendemann, 19, was last seen about 9:30 p.m. Oct. 14 at the Holiday gas...
October 21, 2015 - 9:20pm
October 1, 2015
Level the school and put up a vacant lot
OCHEYEDAN, Iowa — Citizens of Ocheyedan made their intentions known on the fate of the former Ocheyedan Elementary building at a public informational...
October 1, 2015 - 9:30pm
September 15, 2015
Body cameras: Minnesota cities apply to make police videos private
ST. PAUL — Minnesota legislators could not decide whether video from police-worn body cameras should be public, so cities across the state...
September 15, 2015 - 9:29pm
April 7, 2015
Public, private schools flourish in Edgerton
EDGERTON — Differences may tear some communities apart, but in Edgerton they bring them together. In a town of less than 1,200 people, the...
April 7, 2015 - 9:17pm
February 5, 2015
Public opinion wanted: Oxford redevelopment plan hearing Wednesday
WORTHINGTON — The Oxford Street corridor has seen its better days, and with the rumblings of a new plan that would give that thoroughfare some new life, excitement has been spurred throughout the city. Now, the public has a chance to get in on the plans. A public hearing is...
February 5, 2015 - 7:19pm
October 19, 2014
Column: The way a life ends
Editor’s note: This is a special column from Ellen Goodman about the Brittany Maynard story. BOSTON — There is no way to hear Brittany Maynard’s voice without being deeply touched. Tragically blindsided by brain cancer and a terminal diagnosis, Brittany has bravely decided...
October 19, 2014 - 3:08pm
September 24, 2014
Tri-State Band Festival is Saturday
LUVERNE — Nearly two dozen high school bands will converge on Luverne Saturday for the 64th annual Tri-State Band Festival. The event features a parade competition downtown at 9:30 a.m. that is free to the public, as well as an afternoon field competition at Cardinal Field. Luverne...
September 24, 2014 - 8:49pm
September 23, 2014
Candidate forums set for Monday
WORTHINGTON — Public forums for Nobles County commissioner and Minnesota District 22B candidates will take place Monday in the Worthington High School cafeteria. The forums are sponsored by the Governmental Affairs Committee of the Worthington Area Chamber of Commerce. At 6:30...
September 23, 2014 - 7:37pm
September 14, 2014
ISD 518 candidate forum Monday
WORTHINGTON — The Governmental Affairs Committee of the Worthington Area Chamber of Commerce will host a candidates forum for District 518 School Board at 6 p.m. Monday in the Worthington High School cafeteria. Each candidate will be given three minutes to introduce themselves,...
September 14, 2014 - 3:24pm
August 24, 2014
Column: Corporate tax returns should be made public
WASHINGTON — Corporate tax returns should be public. Tax inversions. Double Irish with a Dutch sandwich. Spinning off tangible assets into real estate investment trusts. Son-of-BOSS shelters. These are among the array of eye-glazingly complicated tax avoidance strategies adopted...
August 24, 2014 - 8:52pm
June 3, 2014
Library issue pulled from ballot
WORTHINGTON — In unanimous agreement Tuesday morning, Nobles County commissioners voted to ask the city of Worthington not to include a referendum on November’s ballot seeking the public’s support to use Worthington’s former pool site for potential development of a new public...
June 3, 2014 - 9:04pm
New public works director settles into position
WORTHINGTON -- After years of working in the Minneapolis/St. Paul area, Jim Eulberg was ready to get back to that small-town feel. Having grown...
March 3, 2013 - 11:37pm
Flexible Learning Year report shared in public meetings
WORTHINGTON -- Over the course of two public meetings on Monday, about a dozen parents and community members heard District 518 Superintendent...
December 3, 2012 - 9:00pm