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Data: Feb. 19, 2018
Missing pregnant woman found dead in Chippewa National Forest: Autopsy scheduled for 27-year-old from Akeley in Cass County
Five ways Minnesota is tackling the opioid crisis
'Building the ice palace': Artist Hans Gilsdorf reflects on challenges of construction
ASTRO BOB: The Winter Triangle meets the preposterous monoceros
LeBron's MVP performance guides team to All-Star win
Wild rookie Joel Eriksson Ek persisting despite near 50-game goalless streak
Russian curler suspected of doping
College men's hockey: Bulldogs finish sweep of Miami
Boys basketball: Trojans win with solid second half
Commentary: Why are natural disasters called an act of God?
Commentary: Liars required for 'fake news' to proliferate
Letter: Story on Brewster boulder triggers memories
Letter: Exchange student experiences first Thanksgiving, Christmas in Worthington
Column: Worthington schools committed to 'Child Find'
John B. Taylor
Mary "Betty" Anderson
Bonnie Kay Liebl
Rubber plants follow natural tree-like tendency
Disheveled Theologian: Of mince and (paper) men
Still visit those who no longer recognize you
Heritage houseplants: Readers share stories of long-living plants
Kind kids help hurting teacher
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Huisman 60th anniversary
Boltjes 50th anniversary
Heeringa 70th anniversary
Koehne 60th anniversary
Birth: Elizabeth Ruth Standafer
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
City of Worthington planning commission notice of public hearing
Data: Nov. 27, 2017
‘Everyone wants one’: Public works bill success predicted after another legislative failure
ST. PAUL — Two failures may equal success. The Minnesota House and Senate failed to pass their public works funding bills, but in the three days lawmakers have left this year, major legislative players expect those defeated bills to be merged into one that funds rail safety, college...
May 19, 2016 - 8:48pm
September 1, 2015
Minnesota 60 Mountain Lake to Butterfield completion delayed, Paving expected to begin Oct. 1
MANKATO — The completion date for the four-lane expansion of Minnesota 60 from Mountain Lake to Butterfield has been delayed from early October to early November due to delays for the paving contractor. Recent information from the paving contractor estimates it will begin on Minnesota...
September 1, 2015 - 8:30pm
August 2, 2015
Library closes for maintenance
WORTHINGTON — The War Memorial Building, 407 12th St., which houses the Nobles County Library, Nobles County Art Center and Nobles County Historical Society, will be closed starting at noon Thursday and all day Friday for construction work on the air conditioning system. The Nobles...
August 2, 2015 - 8:58pm
June 7, 2015
Eastbound I-90 construction in Nobles County begins June 15
ADRIAN — Interstate 90 motorists in Nobles County can expect lane restrictions and ramp closures from Adrian to Rushmore beginning June 15 as crews resurface the pavement on the eastbound lanes. I-90 traffic will be carried two-way on two lanes; however construction staging will...
June 7, 2015 - 7:26pm
April 2, 2015
MnDOT announces construction schedule
ST PAUL — Transportation Commissioner Charlie Zelle and MnDOT engineers announced Thursday a list of 290 transportation construction projects that are getting under way this construction season.
April 2, 2015 - 9:36pm
February 24, 2015
Ready for another roundabout?
WORTHINGTON — More than a year after three roundabouts opened on Minnesota 60 on Worthington’s east side, Nobles County Public Works Director...
February 24, 2015 - 8:33pm
February 18, 2015
Editorial: Save our roads
It’s probably safe to say the $6 billion transportation plan announced Tuesday by Gov. Mark Dayton won’t be passed in its current form. That said, Dayton is still wise to at least put forward the plan, even though control of the Minnesota Legislature is divided and Republicans...
February 18, 2015 - 9:06pm
January 7, 2015
Blue Mounds State Park repairs in limbo
LUVERNE — When the Blue Mounds State Park discovered E.
January 7, 2015 - 9:17pm
October 16, 2014
Repairs still under way
WORTHINGTON — Dormant turf restoration remains at various project locations throughout Worthington, according to the Worthington Engineering Department. Bituminous overlay restoration remains on the Lake Avenue spot repairs between Winifred Street and May Street as part of the department’s...
October 16, 2014 - 5:39pm
October 13, 2014
Woman dies after being pinned under pickup
WILLMAR — A 52-year-old woman died Saturday after being pinned under a pickup truck that had been jacked up for repairs. Kandiyohi County Sheriff Dan Hartog identified the victim as Valery Jean Kallevig of Pennock. Kallevig had been working around a pickup that had been jacked...
October 13, 2014 - 8:49pm
October 2, 2014
City concrete projects continue
WORTHINGTON — Concrete cure time, joint sealing and turf restoration remain on the city’s Second Avenue concrete restoration project from 15th Street to Okabena Street, according to a press release from the city of Worthington’s engineering department. Side street and parking...
October 2, 2014 - 7:19pm
September 25, 2014
City street work under way
WORTHINGTON — Sanitary sewer manhole and spot repairs are tentatively scheduled to begin as early as Monday, according to a press release from the city of Worthington’s engineering department. Spot repair work is scheduled on Lake Avenue near Tower Street, in front of 117 Lake...
September 25, 2014 - 7:51pm
September 23, 2014
MN 86 detour to be removed Friday
LAKEFIELD — The detour for Minnesota 86 over Interstate 90 will be removed Friday as crews complete bridge repairs. The resurfacing of Minnesota 86 from the Iowa state line to Interstate 90 will soon begin. No detour is required, but motorists can expect brief delays and should...
September 23, 2014 - 7:38pm
August 27, 2014
Worthington Travel Information Center closing after Labor Day
MANKATO — Travelers are advised that the Worthington Travel Information Center on Minnesota 60 will be closed from Tuesday until late November as crews make accessibility improvements to the facility. The closure will allow the Minnesota Department of Transportation to bring the...
August 27, 2014 - 8:25pm
August 25, 2014
Expect delays, detours for highway projects
LAKEFIELD — The detour for Minnesota 86 over Interstate 90 will be removed Friday, Aug. 29, as crews completed bridge repairs. In mid-September, the resurfacing of Minnesota 86 from the Iowa state line to Interstate 90 will begin.
August 25, 2014 - 8:47pm