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MnSCU chancellor, faculty call truce
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Ireland trip meeting Thursday
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Julie Ann Borman
Richard B. Clauson
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A real puzzler: Pat Loosbrock puts together works of art, piece by piece
Looking Back: 1965 - Worthington plays host to National Junior College Wrestling Tournament
Column: Hay! Did you know about our town's wonder crop?
Out & About: Feb. 27-March 7
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Lamfers 80th birthday
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Erdman 80th birthday
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December 28, 2010
Development groups to meet
SLAYTON -- A joint meeting of the Southwest Regional Development Commission's Board of Directors/Full Commission will take place Jan. 13. The meeting will be at 3 p.m. at the Southwest Regional Development Commission offices, located at 2401 Broadway Ave., Slayton.
December 28, 2010 - 9:11pm
July 26, 2010
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...
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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