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Winterfest Medallion Clue #2
Blandin Leadership group presents to council
Need for Speed
Dayton suggests gas tax increase
County eyes capital projects
Prep boys basketball: Boever shines in Worthington win over Ellsworth
Prep girls basketball: Worthington knocks off Murray County Central
Prep boys basketball: Lakeview tops Edgerton; Hills-Beaver Creek drops border battle
Prep girls basketball: Fulda, Luverne win at home
Worthington Stingrays: 30 Stingrays advance to state
Column: Time for Legislature to step up for Greater Minnesota
Letter: GOP needs bolder strategy on abortion
Letter: Water concerns are valid at Prairie View course
Column: New bill would boost health care for seniors
Letter: Tax relief could soon be on its way
Judy & Bruce Schmidt
Raymond E. Barrett
Revving for retirement: Ricker leaves full-time ministry after almost 20 years at First Lutheran
Looking Back: 1940 - Steamed turned into blades of new turbine at Worthington power plant
Column: On a mild, windy January day, some storm stories
Out & About: Jan. 16-31
'Birdman,' 'Budapest Hotel' lead Oscar nominations
Out and About
Ruesch 80th birthday
Altman 80th birthday
Hitzemann 85th birthday
Spessard 90th birthday
Hallstrom 99th birthday
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School Board Work Session for January
Special School Board Meeting January
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