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A 'Greater' session? Opinions on rural Minnesota benefits vary
Making it pink -- WHS senior ag students paint tractor as final class project
Minnesota West preparing for annual Kids' College
Bird shows, sales canceled in Iowa for 2015
Likely candidate O'Malley already planning Iowa visit
Minnesota West: Four new Lady Jays signed to play basketball
Iowa state track: Sheldon boys distance medley team seventh
Trapshooting: WHS shooters are on target
Section 3A South track and field: Luverne boys, girls race to front
Iowa State Track and Field: Sheldon 6th in 4x800; Sibley-Ocheyedan's Wolter 15th in shot
Column: A bogus case against a trade bill
Column: WHS students play Trivia Crack -- and the bigger game of life
Column: Hillary's hypocrisy
As others see it: Disconnect for a day
Letter: Legislative session "a failure to voters"
Richard (Rick) White
Lorraine M. (Cassens) Lawrence
John Thomas Carroll
Keeston Patrick Thier
Marcella Margaret Cummiskey
Legion longevity: Lease, Meier recognized for continuous membership
Column: Worthington's unexpected link to Sherwood Forest
Religion briefs: May 21
Column: A disheveled commencement
Looking Back: 2010 -- Worthington's Hardy Rickbeil dies at 101
Out and About
Voss 90th birthday
Schulz 50th anniversary
Pearson 90th birthday
Oldham 95th birthday
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April 7, 2015
State record fish caught in Otter Tail County
PELICAN RAPIDS — Eleven-year-old Austin Stoll heard the six-pound line scorching off his reel. Nearby, his dad Chris Stoll heard it, too, and both knew Austin had a big fish to battle on Sybil Lake in Otter Tail County. By the time the battle was over March 9, Austin pulled up...
April 7, 2015 - 9:38pm
October 1, 2014
McFadden, Franken trade jabs at debate
DULUTH — Sen. Al Franken and Mike McFadden, his challenger in the race for U.S. Senate, would make a good “Odd Couple,” if their debate at the Duluth Playhouse Wednesday was any indication. When McFadden congratulated Franken and his wife on their pending wedding anniversary...
October 1, 2014 - 8:46pm
September 2, 2014
Minnesota State Fair sets attendance record with 1.82 million visitors
FALCON HEIGHTS — Comfortable temperatures and a new West End Market helped the Minnesota State Fair draw record crowds this year. Total attendance was 1,824,830, topping the 2009 record of 1,790,497. Last year’s attendance was 1,731,162. “The weather for the most part worked...
September 2, 2014 - 8:53pm
New policy requires feds to record interviews
FARGO, N.D. — A new federal directive requiring criminal investigators to record interrogations of suspects while in police custody has the support of North Dakota’s top federal prosecutor. The office of Tim Purdon, the U.S. attorney for North Dakota, prosecuted a murder case...
June 2, 2014 - 9:28pm
May 14, 2014
Column: In Arkansas, a military record is no magic bullet
WASHINGTON — Sen. Mark Pryor, the embattled Democratic incumbent in Arkansas, made a serious gaffe in March when he questioned Republican opponent Tom Cotton’s reliance on military service as a campaign theme. While praising the congressman for serving, Pryor told a TV interviewer...
opinion / columns
May 14, 2014 - 8:35pm
March 26, 2014
JBS hog buyer retires after 45½ years
WORTHINGTON — While growing up on a farm outside the tiny town of Myrtle, southeast of Albert Lea, Paul Schilling’s chores included helping with the family’s purebred Duroc hog operation. He showed hogs as a 4-H’er, participated on the general livestock judging team in the...
March 26, 2014 - 8:15pm
Possible record catch could land angler in trouble
DULUTH — A potential ice fishing world-record lake trout caught by a northern Minnesota man earlier this month has been confiscated from a Duluth taxidermist by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. The catch is under investigation by enforcement officials with the Ontario...
February 26, 2014 - 9:52pm
June 24, 2012
Sanford Medical Center implements final stage of electronic medical record
WORTHINGTON -- Sanford Worthington Medical Center implemented the third and final stage of the patient electronic medical record on May 15 with the go live of the computerized provider order management (CPOM). The Sanford system's electronic medical record (EMR) is known as Sanford...
news / business
June 24, 2012 - 9:47pm
January 9, 2012
More warmth, another record
DULUTH -- For the third time in five days and the fourth time this winter, Duluth set another warm temperature record on Monday. It hit 45 degrees at 1:23 p.m. at Duluth International Airport, breaking the old record of 42 set in 2002. Thursday, Friday and the day after Christmas...
January 9, 2012 - 9:10pm
August 5, 2010
Fees waived for Iowa record replacements
DES MOINES, Iowa -- Gov. Chet Culver Thursday issued a disaster proclamation that waives fees for replacement copies of vital records and recreational vehicle registration documents destroyed due to severe weather and flooding. The proclamation applies in the 45 Iowa counties under...
August 5, 2010 - 8:59pm
October 1, 2008
Minnesotan grows giant pumpkin
SPICER -- The biggest pumpkin on record in the state of Minnesota was grown in a small pumpkin patch in rural Spicer. Chad Revier set the new state record Saturday during the Great Pumpkin Commonwealth pumpkin contest in Stillwater. His prize-winner weighed in at 1,428 pounds --...
October 1, 2008 - 4:00pm