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Big plans for 2015
Senate passes Keystone XL bill with amendments
WHS forensics season underway
SRDC offers orientation
Extra officers on roads during Super Bowl weekend
Minnesota West baseball: Snap and throw
Carroll will let Sherman decide on playing if baby arrives
Super Bowl billboard campaign seeks acceptance for gay players
SB XLIX: Carroll, Belichick face off
Prep boys hockey: Fairmont hands Worthington tough loss
Column: MSBA conference offers valuable insights to school board
Let's focus on sustained, strategic transportation funding
Time to listen, learn and lead
Column: The White House game of drones
Column: The sacrifice of Sarah Palin
Truman H. Johnson
Myron Van Ommeren
Jeanette Delores Swenson
Religion briefs: Jan. 29
Column: Stories for the birds: Why do they stick around?
Out & About:Jan. 30 to Feb. 21
Looking Back: 1940 -- Nobles County ranks among top flax producers in Minnesota
Looking Back: 1940 - Steamed turned into blades of new turbine at Worthington power plant
Out and About
Ruesch 80th birthday
Altman 80th birthday
Hitzemann 85th birthday
Spessard 90th birthday
Request for Bids for Group Health Insurance for Worthington Independent School District 518
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December 25, 2014
Pipestone National Monument proposes entrance fee increase
PIPESTONE — Pipestone National Monument will hold a public meeting at the Pipestone Performing Arts Center to receive comments concerning proposed entrance fee increases in 2015. The current monument entrance fees have been in place since 2004, when Congress passed the Federal Lands...
December 25, 2014 - 8:23pm
October 8, 2014
Column: The flat line on pay raises
WASHINGTON — Why haven’t you gotten a raise? In the past few years, corporate profits have climbed ever higher. Legions of unemployed people are now finding gainful employment, with joblessness finally falling below 6 percent. Meanwhile, if you’re anything like the average...
opinion / columns
October 8, 2014 - 10:22pm
April 14, 2014
MN minimum wage bill becomes law
April 14, 2014 - 9:23pm
April 7, 2014
Minimum wage deal advances
ST. PAUL — Small businesses that dot greater Minnesota would not be forced to pay employees as much as larger firms pay under a minimum wage increase proposal legislative leaders announced Monday. “I think we have a pretty strong provision for small businesses,” Senate Majority...
April 7, 2014 - 8:23pm
April 16, 2013
Senators approve own pay raises
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota senators voted themselves and other state officials pay raises Tuesday with no debate. The only mention of the raises, part of a larger bill funding several state agencies, in the Senate came when bill sponsor Sen. Tom Saxhaug, DFL-Grand Rapids, quickly described...
April 16, 2013 - 11:04pm
September 26, 2012
Dancing for Stephanie
WORTHINGTON -- As she faces a recurrence of cancer, day-to-day life is filled with uncertainties for Stephanie Romero, 16, a junior at Worthington High School. But her spirits have been buoyed by the overwhelming support she's received from friends and family, students and staff. Her...
September 26, 2012 - 8:30pm
June 18, 2012
Leukemia diagnosis leads family to fund raise
WORTHINGTON -- Heidi Heckenlaible has never attended a Relay for Life event, but this year she will not only be there surrounded by her family...
June 18, 2012 - 9:03pm
May 13, 2012
Dance party to raise funds for area food shelves
WORTHINGTON -- Two local fitness instructors are teaming up to raise money for a good cause. Zumba instructors Amy Roesner and Shannon Fischer...
May 13, 2012 - 7:51pm
July 14, 2011
Rib cook-off to raise funds for Habitat for Humanity
LUVERNE -- With 4.5 inches of rain flooding the Luverne City Park Thursday morning, this Saturday's Music, Meals and Meandering event is being moved to the Rock County Fairgrounds. The event, sponsored by the Luverne Area Chamber of Commerce and Southwest Minnesota Habitat for Humanity,...
July 14, 2011 - 9:55pm
May 13, 2011
Cop on Top to raise money for Special Olympics Minnesota
WORTHINGTON -- If you happen to be driving past Hy-Vee toward the end of the month and see a person standing on top of the building, don't panic....
May 13, 2011 - 8:35pm
December 21, 2010
Fulda Students get creative to raise money
FULDA -- The Raiders of Fulda High School have raided their own pockets in order to make the holiday season a little brighter for some local...
December 21, 2010 - 9:13pm
August 25, 2010
Special flag to raise funds for Remember Rally
LUVERNE -- The eighth annual Remember Rally is just around the corner and, for the second time since Sept. 11, 2001, the motorcycle run and fundraiser...
August 25, 2010 - 9:03pm