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'Our family is complete': Minnesota family reunited with dog who spent 10 days in ND cold
Essentia nurses' union challenges firings over mandatory flu shots
Former northern Minnesota cult leader has sentence reduced
Minn. seeks $5 billion for alleged 3M pollution
Off-duty Minn. police officer charged with DUI after six cars damaged in crash
Devils score goal in overtime to nip Wild
College basketball: Minnesota West men hold on for first win
Gophers need to focus more on perimeter defense, coach says
Fleck, Gophers scrambling to fill QB void after Ohio prep star decommits
No. 14 Gophers men's basketball moves to 4-0 with win over Western Carolina
Letter: To respect the flag, stand for it
Letter: Let's keep clocks as is all year
Column: College and career readiness at Worthington High School
Tooting your own horn could help others
Column: Stating the case for tax reform
Mabel H. Veenendall (nee Hansen)
Steven Douglas Engler
Darleen M. Bliss
Lyle F. Bennett
Let the countdown begin: Advent calendars symbolize time of anticipation
4 family-friendly games to spice up any Turkey Day gathering
Disheveled Theologian: Theological Stocking Stuffers, Week 2 -- Angel Anxiety Advice
On the menu for brides
There's more to pumpkin than pie ... 3 recipes to try
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Brock 65th anniversary
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November 28, 2016
North Dakota electors asked to vote against Trump
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- John Olson’s email inbox has been inundated lately with messages about the election. The details vary, but the overriding message is clear: Don’t vote for Donald Trump on Dec. 19. As one of North Dakota’s three electors, Olson is tasked with representing...
November 28, 2016 - 9:12pm
September 5, 2016
Criminal sentences spark backlash, but Minnesota guidelines are set by state commission
BEMIDJI, Minn. -- One month after a jury found him guilty of second-degree unintentional murder, Brian Keith Jourdain once again stood in front of Judge Paul Benshoof, this time to find out how long he would spend in prison.
September 5, 2016 - 9:56pm
July 31, 2016
U.S. House Agriculture Committee chairman visits Minnesota
WILLMAR -- When he works on the federal 2018 Farm Bill, U.S. Rep. Mike Conaway says he will be thinking about moms on food stamps and how changes in farm policy will affect their food costs. Conaway, R-Texas, chairman of the U.S. House Agriculture Committee, visited Minnesota late...
July 31, 2016 - 9:48pm
June 24, 2016
South Dakota ethanol industry calls for larger ethanol market
South Dakota’s $3.8 billion ethanol industry is facing a “glass ceiling,” according to officials. Every year, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) releases a proposed Renewable Volume Obligations as part of the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) program. The Renewable Volume...
June 24, 2016 - 8:06pm
March 6, 2016
‘Age-Friendly Communities’ grant of $100,000 to benefit region
WORTHINGTON — Aging in place — that is, staying in one’s longtime home or in the same town where a person has existing friends and support systems — is the goal of many seniors. Awareness of that goal led the Hutchinson-based Southwest Initiative Foundation (SWIF) to ask Wilder...
March 6, 2016 - 7:23pm
February 29, 2016
Wising up: WHS Knowledge Bowl eyes sub-region contest
WORTHINGTON — How many Worthington High School (WHS) students does it take to field a Knowledge Bowl team? Fourteen — at least if the year...
February 29, 2016 - 7:41pm
February 9, 2016
Thar she blows: Blizzard conditions sweep through region once again
WORTHINGTON — Another day of school — and yet another day off. That was the case Monday for school districts across southwest Minnesota and...
February 9, 2016 - 3:27pm
January 14, 2016
Deep cold, dangerous wind chills rolling in for weekend
FARGO — The brief respite from icebox-like temperatures is over in the region, at least for the next few days. A cold snap that promises deep-freeze temperatures and dangerous wind chills starts today and will continue at least through Monday, WDAY Meteorologist John Wheeler said...
January 14, 2016 - 8:34pm
August 16, 2015
Significant rainfall recorded across region
WORTHINGTON — A front that moved through Sunday brought significant precipitation to the region, with rainfall totals varying widely during downpours that occurred both Sunday morning and later in the afternoon. “There was a pretty enhanced area of heavy rain that fell across...
August 16, 2015 - 9:22pm
June 11, 2015
Heavy rains never materialize
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — For two days, weather forecasters were predicting heavy rains and possible flooding in eastern South Dakota and southern Minnesota Thursday into Friday. It never happened. National Weather Service hydrologists and forecasters in the Sioux Falls office even...
June 11, 2015 - 8:01pm
July 2, 2014
LUVERNE — While Tuesday’s visit by Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) officials was solely to collect damage estimates from governmental...
July 2, 2014 - 8:52pm
July 22, 2013
Cubs grab No. 7 seed in Regionals, face No. 2 Wilmont Cardinals
WORTHINGTON -- With their first playoff series win in the last decade under their belts, the Worthington Cubs claimed the No. 7 seed in the Region 13C Amateur Baseball playoffs Monday and will face off with the No. 2 seed Wilmont Cardinals in a best-of-three series starting Wednesday....
July 22, 2013 - 10:35pm
December 18, 2012
State officials discuss substance abuse in region
WORTHINGTON -- State officials from the Departments of Health, Human Services and Public Safety traveled to Worthington on Tuesday and worked with local leaders to discuss concerns about substance abuse in the region. "Fifteen percent of all state spending is attributed to substance...
December 18, 2012 - 9:37pm
November 14, 2012
SW Minn. region selected as Blandin Broadband Community
DULUTH -- Blandin Foundation announced Wednesday at its annual broadband conference in Duluth that the eight communities served by Southwest Minnesota Broadband Services (SMBS) were successful in their consortium's application to become a Blandin Broadband Community, one of only nine...
November 14, 2012 - 8:33pm
June 11, 2012
Farm to School program finding success in region
WORTHINGTON -- Imagine having 800 ears of fresh, locally-grown sweet corn delivered to your local school to serve students for lunch. It sounds...
June 11, 2012 - 11:10pm