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Worthington Middle School Festival of Music event is Monday evening
Heron Lake-Okabena students gather 'Coins for Kids'
Doubt remains in Daubt; Democrats have concerns about new House speaker
Windom schools say no to winter weather
Education, research and new treatments assisting people with diabetes
Prep boys hockey: Luverne skates away from Worthington
Prep boys basketball: Antes sinks nine threes as Windom Area survives JCC
Prep gymnastics: Worthington soars to 140.175
Prep girls basketball: Jackson County Central tops Windom, SWC beats Canby
Prep wrestling: Four from Worthington get into Riot semifinals
Column: Substitute teachers a key component of District 518
Column: Elizabeth Warren, godmother of sorts
Column: Worthington Christian School offering program tonight on 'The Trees of Christmas'
Letter: Letter on Christmas wasn't meant to be negative
Column: Energy industry -- CO2 is good for us
Anita Rose (Ling) Siegmann
Florence "Kip" Gee
Cyril F. Gengler
Teresa Marie Stofferan
Season's jottings: Newsroom staffers share Christmas memories
Column: If Worthington builds it, they sure would come
The pageantry of it all
Looking Back: 1964 - Armour helps Worthington hit employment high
HO, HO, HO: Koster has jolly time standing in for Santa
Out and About
Probst 80th birthday
Schubert 90th birthday
Amundson 100th birthday
Notice of Mortgage Foreclosure Sale
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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