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Former golf course yields trove of bones, tools from bison hunters 800 to 2,000 years ago
A fine day for a parade
Walleye working group has first meeting today
Substitute teacher information sessions offered in August
VFW baseball: Worthington focused on state
VFW baseball: Worthington falls to District 3 All-Stars
Amateur baseball: Hadley churns out win
Amateur baseball: Season ends for Jackson, Wilmont
Amateur baseball: Saufley leads Wilmont to victory
Column: Conception deception
Column: Senate Republicans promoting abortion?
As others see it: Do more to stop falls
Letter: "Big Ag' still ignoring opposing opinions
Column: Clinton's new email fuss is no scandal
Ann Jaloyce Erickson
Dale Dennis Shumway
Jeanette (Wolter) Davids
Harlan Roy Schneiderman
A creative life: Tom Ling finds inspiration in the world around him
Column: It's by no means China in southwest Minnesota
Top tacos: Fresh flavors distinguish street fare
Out & About: July 31-Aug. 22
Okoboji Bible Conference gets under way Saturday
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Vortherms 40th anniversary
Gubrud 90th birthday
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September 27, 2008
Interviews under way for city post
WORTHINGTON -- The three remaining candidates for the position of city administrator took part in interviews Friday, and they are expected to...
September 27, 2008 - 12:00am
September 23, 2008
Letter: Once again, Peterson doesn't tell both sides of the story
As has been his custom during our previous two election races, Richard Peterson is attempting to distort my record on supporting property tax relief through partisan bickering. As usual, there are two sides to the story. Last session alone, I helped approve a bill that provides a...
September 23, 2008 - 12:00am
September 22, 2008
Man indicted for murder
PARK RAPIDS - A Hubbard County grand jury has indicted a pipeline worker on charges of first-degree murder stemming from a domestic case last winter in Park Rapids. Hubbard County Attorney Donovan Dearstyne announced the indictments Friday. He declined further comment on the case. Richard...
September 22, 2008 - 3:59pm
September 2, 2008
Letter: JOBZ isn't the best economic development answer
I celebrated Labor Day going door to door visiting people in our district as part of my campaign for state legislator. Many told me that they are struggling to get by. Wages are stagnant and real income is declining. Minnesota's unemployment jumped in August and is now worse than...
September 2, 2008 - 12:00am
August 27, 2008
Services: Richard Grubaugh
Richard Grubaugh, 66, of Sibley, died Monday, Aug. 25, 2008, at Sanford Hospital in Sioux Falls, S.D. Surviving are two sisters, Shirley (Marty) Theisen, Sibley, and Joyce (Jerry) Ferguson of Sibley. Visitation will be from 2 to 8 p.m. Thursday, with the family present from 6 to...
August 27, 2008 - 12:00am
July 29, 2008
Letter: Peterson off mark on education bill
Richard Peterson is mistaken with his interpretation of the Legislature's latest education bill and its intent to address the disparity funding gap that exists between the inner cities and rural Minnesota schools.
opinion / politics / education
July 29, 2008 - 12:00am
July 22, 2008
Letter: DFL has made strides on education funding
On July 15 you published a letter from Albert Henning. Responding to Mr. Henning's letter requires a bit of history. When the last legislative biennium began, legislators were confronted with education funding problems that were the fruits of Gov. Pawlenty and former Republican...
opinion / education / politics
July 22, 2008 - 12:00am
July 15, 2008
Letter: Hamilton not afraid to take a stand
Recently, Richard Peterson wrote a letter to this newspaper bemoaning the fact that legislative leaders are touting a measly one percent funding increase for our schools. Good for him. Peterson is right to call the DFL leaders of the Minnesota House and Senate on the carpet for...
July 15, 2008 - 12:00am
July 11, 2008
McCarvel, Peterson aim to unseat Magnus, Hamilton in respective districts
WORTHINGTON -- Southwest Minnesota voters can look forward to a pair of rematches this November for offices in Minnesota's Legislature. DFLers Mike McCarvel and Richard Peterson will once again run for state office, seeking election in District 22A and District 22B, respectively....
July 11, 2008 - 12:00am
Shrubb begins duties at college
WORTHINGTON -- The new president of Minnesota West Community and Technical College will not have a parking place reserved for him on any campus -- and that is exactly the way he wants it. Richard Shrubb, who officially began as Minnesota West's president July 1, has a collaborative...
Minnesota West / News
July 11, 2008 - 12:00am
July 3, 2008
Get ready to boo and cheer: Melodrama to highlight Pioneer Village event
WORTHINGTON -- The villain will be greeted by boos and hisses, and the hero will get cheers and whistles. That's the standard formula of audience participation for a melodrama such as "Fireman, Save My Child," which will be performed at 11 a.m. and 1 and 2:30 p.m. Friday during the...
July 3, 2008 - 12:00am
June 17, 2008
Letter: State education funding in need of bigger boost
My wife and I are now officially senior citizens. We both qualify for Medicare, and we enjoy those senior discounts at restaurants. When I was young I always imagined wisdom would come with age. Now I am not so sure, but I do know watching the world over the years gives you reasons...
opinion / education
June 17, 2008 - 12:00am