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MN Supreme Court denies convicted child killer Josue Fraga an appeal
Top-ranking Vatican cardinal charged with sex offenses in Australia
Two Yellowstone National Park tourists injured by bison
Minnesota rock hall of fame musician accused again of grabbing elderly woman's breast
S.D's Daugaard named Western Governor's Association chairman, to emphasize workforce development
Kepler, Mejia power Twins past Red Sox
Hughes rejoins Twins pitching staff
Halftime tirade product of higher expectations from United coach Adrian Heath
Tyus Jones says new teammate Jimmy Butler adds toughness to team
Ex-NFL running back Portis considered murder after losing millions
Hoops on Hops: How and why glassware adds to your enjoyment of beer
All-American fun: Patriotic playdough is an easy DIY for summer
Champagne: A refreshing explosion for the Fourth of July
Letter: Graduation, music and travel mark end to stay
Letter: WPD known for rude police behavior
Mary Ann Wurdeman
Douglas "Dugan" Suss
Gwinevere Elaine Neil
Column: Slip away to a luxury weekend at your Hotel Thompson
Disheveled Theologian: Treasure hunting
Looking Back: 1967 -- 1923 WHS graduate speaks at 100th Carleton commencement
Column: What became of those magic pills that cut fuel costs in half?
WHS 70th reunion
out and about
80th Birthday: Iva Barber
Munns 70th anniversary
Hoefker 60th anniversary
Abrahamson 50th anniversary
Data: June 29, 2017
City of Worthington summary financial report
City council resolution No. 2017-06-02
City of Worthington Statement of Revenues, Expenses and Changes in Net Position
Independent school district 518 call for bids
June 5, 2017
Lewis & Clark connection to Worthington finally funded
WORTHINGTON — When Gov. Mark Dayton announced last Tuesday he would sign a bonding bill that included funding to complete the Lewis & Clark...
June 5, 2017 - 7:35pm
May 30, 2017
Letter: Historic tax, transportation bills highlight session
Hardworking middle-class taxpayers, motorists, and local schools were among the winners in Minnesota’s latest state budget compromise. Early in session we learned that we had a state surplus of more than $1 billion, so we needed to prioritize how to allocate these taxpayer dollars....
May 30, 2017 - 10:41pm
May 23, 2017
Bipartisan work gives greater Minnesota legislative success
ST. PAUL—The 2017 Legislature may do pretty well by greater Minnesota. "We got there because it was a bipartisan effort. both parties...
May 23, 2017 - 5:09pm
May 16, 2017
Food access program at risk
PAUL — As the legislative session approaches its close, Gov. Mark Dayton has been busy vetoing bills. The agriculture finance bill, one of the bills Dayton rejected, would have left the Good Food Access Fund with no money for the next biennium.
May 16, 2017 - 9:01pm
May 15, 2017
Dayton aide: 'I fell short' on ag comments
ST. PAUL—Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton's aide who so angered farm-area legislators that they said the governor had declared war on agriculture...
May 15, 2017 - 9:10pm
May 11, 2017
Letter: More to the story on ag finance bill
A bill that would fund agriculture and rural development needs for the next two years is on its way to Governor Dayton’s desk for his signature. I sponsored the legislation. Ag finance proposals have always been the least controversial spending proposals in the budget, yet this...
May 11, 2017 - 10:51pm
Rural GOP says Dayton wages 'war on agriculture'
ST. PAUL — Rural Republican lawmakers say Minnesota's governor is waging a war on agriculture. Many farm groups also object to some of...
May 11, 2017 - 6:14pm
May 4, 2017
Minnesota Senate sends abortion bills to governor who plans to veto them
ST. PAUL—Minnesota senators are sending a pair of abortion restriction bills to the governor, who promises to veto them. A mostly Republican...
May 4, 2017 - 7:25pm
April 30, 2017
Letter: House Republicans shunning conservation community
By Scott Rall, Former member, Lessard Sams Outdoor Heritage Council, Worthington
April 30, 2017 - 10:26pm
April 27, 2017
Big hurdle cleared: Extension of local half-cent sales tax included in state omnibus bill
WORTHINGTON — A bill that would authorize the city of Worthington to extend the life of its local option sales tax has been included in the...
April 27, 2017 - 7:15pm
April 19, 2017
A grocery gap: Effort growing to boost Good Food Access Fund
WORTHINGTON — It’s not uncommon for residents of small towns to have to drive a dozen miles to buy groceries at a supermarket. The lack...
April 19, 2017 - 9:01pm
April 9, 2017
Letter: House’s ag bill addresses numerous concerns
On Wednesday the Minnesota House of Representatives approved the House Agriculture Finance Omnibus bill on a unanimous 134-0 vote. It combines a number of spending and policy provisions aimed at supporting the ag industry which is critical to Minnesota. Last session we placed a...
April 9, 2017 - 10:08pm
March 24, 2017
Agriculture funding bills prioritize new Minnesota crops
ST. PAUL — Adding new commodities to Minnesota's farming industry accounts for a portion of state agriculture funding proposed by the House,...
March 24, 2017 - 2:34pm
March 20, 2017
More friendly committee gets Minn. prescription drug bill
ST. PAUL—Minnesota representatives have moved legislation that would require insurance companies to usually fund medicine a doctor prescribes....
March 20, 2017 - 6:26pm
March 19, 2017
Letter: Thanks to Hamilton for 'Good Food' efforts
By Cecilia Bofah, Worthington Good food retailers such as grocery stores, farmers’ market, mobile markets, food bands, and other suppliers of fresh and affordable foods play a critical role in our health. Therefore, improving healthy food access in our rural communities can and...
March 19, 2017 - 10:25pm