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Minorities with post-secondary credentials make less than whites, study shows
'Support our Schools' effort gets under way
County begins budget discussion
Men on the street
Protests cost St. Paul $1.5M while Summit Avenue remains closed
YMCA Fun Run a good time for all ages
Amateur baseball: Worthington wins, takes 1-0 series lead over Heron Lake
All welcome at 34th annual Fun Run
Amateur baseball: Region 13C playoffs begin Wednesday
Wolter: Random thoughts in a fleeting summer
Letter: Journey pastor grateful for community support
Letter: Deep thoughts on constructing obstructions
Some Trump-style speculation on the GOP and Putin
Letter: Trip to Paris is May highlight for exchange student
Column: Trump set the table for Clinton
Calen Daniel "Rudy" Ross
Colbert (Corky) Bassett
Religion briefs: July 28
Column: Face time
Looking Back: 2006 -- City, YMCA approved deal for new Y facility
THE SCHIZ: Barber keeps on clipping at downtown Worthington shop
Column: A memorable — and cold — arrival in Worthington in 1872
Out and About
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Davis 85th birthday
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Summons to establish custody
Data: July 25, 2016
June 26, 2014
Group recommends Fifth Judicial candidates to Dayton
ST. PAUL — The Commission on Judicial Selection announced Thursday it is recommending three candidates to Gov. Mark Dayton for consideration to fill the current vacancy in Minnesota’s Fifth Judicial District. The vacancy was created upon the retirement of the Honorable Linda...
June 26, 2014 - 9:39pm
June 24, 2014
Much to be thankful for at Hardwick’s Jubilee Days
HARDWICK — A week and a half ago, the community of Hardwick in Rock County looked like a war zone. Trees were toppled, windows broken out, roofs and siding were damaged and water was everywhere — washing out shoulders of county roads and creeping up in basements of homes and businesses. Heavy...
June 24, 2014 - 9:13pm
June 20, 2014
Second chances: Vos reflects on life by writing biography
When Kenneth Vos set out to write a book about his life, he had two motives for doing so. “One was for myself,” he said, referencing psychologist...
June 20, 2014 - 12:44pm
June 5, 2014
Several file for county offices
The deadline for applying for county-level elected office was Wednesday. The following individuals have filed for candidacy: Cottonwood County County Commissioner, District 1: James Schmidt County Commissioner, District 3: Donna Gravely, Tom White County Commissioner, District...
June 5, 2014 - 9:39pm
Two arrests made in Hills Bar burglary
HILLS — The Rock County Sheriff’s Office has arrested two men connected with last week’s burglary at the Hills Bar. Sheriff’s deputies began their investigation after receiving a call Thursday from the new owner of the Hills Bar stating that she had been robbed of the ATM...
May 5, 2014 - 8:05pm
March 28, 2014
Bensons to be honored as Faces of Hope
BIGELOW — David and Sally Anne Benson of rural Bigelow will be honored as the Faces of Hope during a Southwest Crisis Center banquet April...
March 28, 2014 - 9:58pm
Southwest Crisis Center, partners awarded grant
WORTHINGTON — The Southwest Crisis Center, in partnership with New Horizons Crisis Center and the Committee Against Domestic Violence, has been awarded a grant from Minnesota Department of Health to develop a program to help sexually exploited and sexually trafficked youths. The...
March 28, 2014 - 9:54pm
March 25, 2014
Rock-Nobles Community Corrections keeping tabs on 1,000 offenders
WORTHINGTON — On any given day, the 11 staff members of the Rock-Nobles Community Corrections office have approximately 1,000 clients...
March 25, 2014 - 1:53pm
Long road leads to success for Cordova
WORTHINGTON — Cynthia Cordova still recalls the first time she saw snow. It was 1996, and she was the 16-year-old daughter of a migrant worker...
March 25, 2014 - 1:49pm
March 19, 2014
Rock County approves $4 million bond for roads, bridges
LUVERNE — Rock County Commissioners unanimously approved a $4 million bonding project following a public hearing in Luverne Tuesday and will dedicate the funds toward improving roads and bridges. “Every Rock County Commissioner will tell you the most common complaint they get...
March 19, 2014 - 8:42pm
February 13, 2014
Man arrested after fiancée arrives at emergency room
HARDWICK — Several felony assault charges were filed against a Hardwick man last week after his battered fiancée showed up in the Sanford emergency room in Luverne. James Anthony Holloway, 34, has been charged with two counts of second-degree felony assault, one involving...
February 13, 2014 - 10:16pm
February 5, 2014
Police respond to suicidal male
KENNETH –— The Rock County Sheriff’s Office responded to a call Tuesday about a male that was potentially suicidal, eventually leading to a standoff situation. At approximately 10:30 a.m., members of the sheriff’s office responded to a call at acreage near Kenneth. A 21-year-old...
February 5, 2014 - 9:46pm
November 6, 2013
Rock County Sheriff’s Office recognized for service
LUVERNE — “It’s the law — no discussion” has been Evan Verbrugge’s motto throughout his long career. This kind of attitude helped...
November 6, 2013 - 12:17am
Rock County faces lawsuit
LUVERNE — The treasurer of the Kanaranzi-Little Rock Watershed District is suing Rock County and Overgaard Pork. The lawsuit, confirmed during Tuesday’s Rock County Board of Commissioners meeting, notes that Frahm applied in May for a land use permit from the Rock County Planning...
November 6, 2013 - 12:12am
October 18, 2013
Vote approaching on Lewis & Clark construction budget
WORTHINGTON — Eleven of the 20 Lewis & Clark Regional Water System members are currently receiving water. Worthington is not one of them....
October 18, 2013 - 10:03pm