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Contest celebrates V&M Locker for making best hot dogs in Minnesota
Region celebrating Independence Day with fireworks and more
George marking Freedom Days this weekend
Currie to celebrate Fourth Saturday through Monday
Caller tries to scam county attorney
Legion baseball: Emotions are high as Post 5 sweeps Madison
Auto racing: Speedway racing gaining ground in Worthington
Scott Rall: For the love of a Lab
Legion baseball: Adrian's Loosbrock, Rogers sink Post 5
Minnesota West football: Linder to break in new players, and new coaches, too
Two years, $7 million, no smoking gun
City should see positive impact Journey building can have
Column: Have a happy Fourth, and give thanks
Column: Double trouble for Trump
Letter: Finally, a good decision from the DNR
Gail J. Smiens
Douglas Lester Roy Engler
Marilyn Jean Dahl
Religion briefs: June 30
Looking Back: 1996 -- Parade, demo derby and much more set for Worthington’s Fourth
Column: June 28, 1876 -- Circus in town, complaints ensue
How does your garden grow? Williams property one of four on upcoming tour
Looking Back: 1966 -- Construction aplenty taking place in Worthington
Out and About
Puhl 80th birthday
Isder 85th birthday
Alberts 97th birthday
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August 13, 2015
Road work to begin again Monday
WORTHINGTON — Bituminous overlay work on Nobles Street from near Ash Road to CSAH 5 has been scheduled to begin Monday, according to a press release from the city of Worthington’s engineering department. Limited street and driveway access will be allowed. There will be traffic...
August 13, 2015 - 9:18pm
July 22, 2015
Construction on Oxford Street, Humiston Avenue
WORTHINGTON — Traffic lane and signal light changes are scheduled to begin today at the intersection of Oxford Street and Humiston Avenue, according to a press release from the city of Worthington Engineering Department. The intersection will be open to traffic at all times, with...
July 22, 2015 - 10:07pm
July 9, 2015
Interstate 90 ramps to open soon at Jackson and Sherburn
MANKATO — Progress on the Interstate 90 pavement project in Jackson and Martin County results in the opening of more ramps including the eastbound I-90 ramps at Highway 71 in Jackson today and the westbound ramps in Sherburn on July 17, weather permitting. Upcoming closures due...
July 9, 2015 - 8:38pm
May 25, 2015
MN 60 detour begins June 1
MANKATO — Motorists can expect a detour on Minnesota 60 from Mountain Lake and Butterfield beginning June 1 for about two months. The detour consists of Cottonwood County 1 and 16, and Watonwan County 10 and 5. The detour adds approximately eight miles. The two-month detour is...
May 25, 2015 - 8:30pm
April 15, 2015
Smoke from grass fires closes Interstate 29
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- Grass fires raging north of Grand Forks has crews battling what appear to be multiple blazes causing the closure of about...
April 15, 2015 - 3:51pm
September 23, 2014
Council talks Prairie View Golf Links
WORTHINGTON — The Worthington City Council hosted a special work session Tuesday morning to discuss plans for the Prairie View Golf Links as well as road reconstruction prioritization. Councilman Ron Wood began the discussion on the golf course by comparing the budget expenses...
September 23, 2014 - 8:49pm
August 18, 2014
Caution! New signs ahead
WORTHINGTON — Following successful implementation near Mankato, motorists in the southwest portion of the state will soon see new dynamic message signs constructed along two major traffic corridors. The electronic signs will offer real-time information to drivers during emergencies....
August 18, 2014 - 8:07pm
July 31, 2014
July 31, 2014 - 9:00pm
May 21, 2014
Dahlberg rolls through Worthington
WORTHINGTON — While driving down Humiston Avenue Wednesday evening, passersby may have noticed a makeshift porch (yes, a porch) at the Ground...
May 21, 2014 - 9:10pm
August 20, 2013
City: Don't use local gravel roads as detour
WORTHINGTON -- The grading and reapplication of dust control on Paul Avenue from Interstate 90 to 240th Street, as well as on 240th Street/27th Street from Paul Avenue to U.S. 59, is tentatively scheduled to be completed Saturday. Use of these roads by all traffic should be avoided...
August 20, 2013 - 11:16pm
WORTHINGTON -- Tesa Spillman drives in to work every day at the Blue Line Travel Center from her home at Okabena, and while the recent spike...
May 20, 2013 - 11:30pm
October 16, 2012
Ag class takes a road trip
WORTHINGTON -- This summer, several Worthington High School agriculture students visited McCook, Neb., with teacher Cody Dvorak to learn first-hand...
October 16, 2012 - 9:18pm
October 8, 2012
Road work continues through November in Nobles County road construction season
WORTHINGTON -- Slow down -- road construction season is still in progress. Local motorists have probably already noticed the construction projects...
October 8, 2012 - 8:58pm
September 3, 2012
Crailsheim Road closed Wednesday
WORTHINGTON -- Crailsheim Road from Collegeway to Fox Farm Road on the west side of Worthington will be closed for construction beginning Wednesday for the installation of drainage pipe culverts through the roadway. The length of the closure could extend for several weeks. Access...
September 3, 2012 - 8:06pm
June 14, 2012
Road work ongoing at two sites
WORTHINGTON -- Street construction remains in progress in two locations within the city of Worthington, according to a news release from the city's engineering department. Work began June 6 on storm sewer installation and street pavement reconstruction along Collegeway from North...
June 14, 2012 - 9:07pm