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Big plans for 2015
Senate passes Keystone XL bill with amendments
WHS forensics season underway
SRDC offers orientation
Extra officers on roads during Super Bowl weekend
Minnesota West baseball: Snap and throw
Carroll will let Sherman decide on playing if baby arrives
Super Bowl billboard campaign seeks acceptance for gay players
SB XLIX: Carroll, Belichick face off
Prep boys basketball: Worthington wins third straight
Column: MSBA conference offers valuable insights to school board
Let's focus on sustained, strategic transportation funding
Time to listen, learn and lead
Column: The White House game of drones
Column: The sacrifice of Sarah Palin
Truman H. Johnson
Myron Van Ommeren
Jeanette Delores Swenson
Retro rides: Father and son team up to preserve classic snow machines
Column: Stories for the birds: Why do they stick around?
Out & About:Jan. 30 to Feb. 21
Religion briefs: Jan. 29
Looking Back: 1940 -- Nobles County ranks among top flax producers in Minnesota
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Ruesch 80th birthday
Altman 80th birthday
Hitzemann 85th birthday
Spessard 90th birthday
Request for Bids for Group Health Insurance for Worthington Independent School District 518
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January 11, 2015
Cannon restoration delayed, but moving back on track
WORTHINGTON — After starting off with a bang by garnering support and collecting monetary donations, plans to restore a World War II-era Japanese cannon long displayed in Worthington’s Chautauqua Park are getting back on track after months with little progress. It was in November...
January 11, 2015 - 6:50pm
November 25, 2014
Rising from the ashes
FULDA — After St. Gabriel’s Church sustained significant damage during an April fire, some of the parishioners initially questioned whether or not the church would close. However, despite the damage the historic church sustained, it slowly but surely rose from the ashes. The...
November 25, 2014 - 8:23pm
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
July 15, 2014
Lake Ocheda restoration project moves forward
WORTHINGTON — The Okabena-Ocheda Watershed District (OOWD) will seek the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources’ assistance in a proposed restoration project for Lake Ocheda. The project, while in its infancy, hopes to increase water quality, clarity and aquatic vegetation...
July 15, 2014 - 8:09pm
May 22, 2014
Crown Victoria Association hosts meeting in Worthington
WORTHINGTON — In the next few days, Worthington will experience an explosion in its Ford Crown Victoria population — but there won’t be a gaggle of former police cars making their way about town. The Upper Midwest Chapter of the Crown Victoria Association will be hosting its...
May 22, 2014 - 7:49pm
April 21, 2014
Murray County raising funds to restore cattle barn
SLAYTON — A 100-year-old cattle barn on the Murray County Fairgrounds in Slayton is undergoing a major facelift, thanks to generous donations from several local 4-H clubs, businesses, organizations and individuals. The barn, believed to have been constructed in 1914, served as...
April 21, 2014 - 8:50pm
September 20, 2013
The Good Book: Family Bible undergoes four-month restoration
By the time the family Bible came into Shirley Barkuloo’s possession, it was already falling apart. To keep it from losing any of its precious pages and prevent further deterioration, she put it away for safekeeping — in a pillowcase. “I don’t know much about it,” she said...
lifestyles / people
September 20, 2013 - 12:48pm
April 18, 2011
Gallery + Story: Fire department restores its antique fire truck, Ol' Betsy
ADRIAN -- The vehicle that now occupies a stall at the Adrian fire hall bears little resemblance to the vehicle that was previously parked there. The...
April 18, 2011 - 12:00pm
December 5, 2010
Dayton House board establishes fund for future
WORTHINGTON -- Every homeowner knows that along with the joys of ownership come expenses -- expected and unexpected. The Historic Dayton House...
December 5, 2010 - 7:33pm
December 12, 2008
Plan to restore 1958 plane stalls
SPICER -- Ambitious plans to restore the Cessna L-19 Birddog airplane recovered nearly 47 years after its fatal crash in Green Lake are apparently themselves the victim of a different but equally tragic plane crash. No progress has been made on restoring the plane since the April...
December 12, 2008 - 9:00am
September 24, 2008
Brief: Lake restoration in the works
WORTHINGTON -- Nobles and Jackson counties in Minnesota and Osceola and Dickinson counties in Iowa are collaborating on a three-year project to restore the Silver Lake Watershed. The restoration of the 900 acres of watershed is being funded through a grant from the Iowa Watershed...
September 24, 2008 - 12:00am