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Winterfest 2015 adds new events
Bill puts teacher evaluations to the test ... again
Sanford to offer cholesterol screenings during Winterfest
Brady says he's moving on from distractions
Super Bowl XLIX: Defining Belichick's greatness
NFL, YouTube announce partnership
Wrestling: CL/G-LR crowns two champs; Worthington dominates in Hartley, Iowa
Boys basketball: Pfeffer, Huska help Windom Area win in OT
Column: Spirit Week celebrated at Worthington Christian School
Column: Turning a deaf ear to the world
Column: Taxpayers suffer under IRS priorities
Column: When the pope talks ...
Letter: Winners named in Elks essay contest
Dewis Emalyn Ahlberg
Doris M. McClain
Dennis A. Roning
Nathan O. Skattum
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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Regular School Board Meeting Minutes for December
School Board Work Session for January
Special School Board Meeting January
Regional dispatch center plans moving forward
SLAYTON -- After a two-hour meeting, the players involved in the regional dispatch group still have more questions than answers, but are making progress for now. The sheriffs from Nobles, Cottonwood, Rock and Murray counties, along with various county and city representatives, approved...
July 26, 2010 - 9:58pm
July 18, 2010
Dissolved CHD fund benefits local organizations
WORTHINGTON -- The checks are written; the account is closed. The Community Heritage Development Fund is officially dissolved. The Community Heritage Development organization was established after the new Prairie Elementary School in Worthington was built and the Central Elementary...
July 18, 2010 - 9:08pm
July 7, 2010
New dispatch center site chosen
Worthington agreed upon for regional facility WORTHINGTON -- Representatives from Rock, Nobles and Murray Counties gathered Wednesday morning to hammer out some decisions regarding a regional dispatch center, agreeing on a site and a method of governance for a regional Public Safety...
July 7, 2010 - 9:03pm
April 13, 2010
Region's deer population endures rough winter
DUNDEE -- It was a difficult winter for wildlife in southwest Minnesota, and with the landscape finally starting to green up, the remnants of dead deer can be seen in road ditches and areas where herds had gathered. In the area of Talcot Lake, one man reported seeing approximately...
news / outdoors
April 13, 2010 - 12:00am
April 9, 2010
Law enforcement reacts to closing of local BHU
WORTHINGTON -- When Sanford Regional Hospital Worthington announced last week it would close its behavioral health unit, Nobles County Sheriff Kent Wilkening was immediately concerned. "Last year, we took 32 people to the hospital on 72-hour holds," he stated. Nobles County Attorney...
April 9, 2010 - 12:00am
February 22, 2010
SRHW hosts 'Apple a day' program
WORTHINGTON -- Sanford Regional Hospital Worthington will host an "Apple a Day" program on "Cardiovascular Disease in Women" at 10 a.m. Feb. 27 in the SRHW classroom. Dr. Tomasz Stys, a cardiologist at Sanford Cardiovascular Institute, will lead an informational discussion on cardiovascular...
February 22, 2010 - 12:00am
May 1, 2009
St. Paul school votes to adopt Obama name
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) -- A St. Paul elementary school has voted to change its name to "Barack and Michelle Obama Service Learning Elementary," putting it on track to become the first Minnesota school named after the new president. Webster Magnet Elementary wanted a new name to...
May 1, 2009 - 2:42pm
July 17, 2008
Surgical Center to get facelift; Sanford announces up to $3 million renovation
WORTHINGTON -- Sanford Regional Hospital Worthington has announced plans to update its surgical services area. Up to $3 million will be available from the Sanford Health system to improve and remodel the area, according to SRHW Chief Executive Officer Lynn Olson. "Improving privacy...
July 17, 2008 - 12:00am
July 10, 2008
Letter: SRDC offers multiple benefits to region
As I read Commissioner Luke Johnson's letter to the editor Wednesday, a whirlwind of responses formed in my mind. At first, I thought I should respond to each point Commissioner Johnson attempted to make with the actual and accurate information.
July 10, 2008 - 12:00am
July 9, 2008
Letter: SRDC is a waste of public resources
The name of the organization -- the Southwest Regional Development Commission -- sounds important, but an organization that spends only 3 percent of its budget on projects compared to 97 percent on administrative costs is similar to a bad charity, one which most people would not...
July 9, 2008 - 12:00am
July 2, 2008
Sanford celebrates presence in Worthington
WORTHINGTON -- Sanford Health Network made its presence known Tuesday, the first day of operation for Sanford Regional Hospital Worthington.
July 2, 2008 - 12:00am