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Protests close Mall of America; more than 20 arrested
Holiday shoppers, beware -- scam artists prevalent this time of year
In Colombia, Catholic faith runs deep at Christmas
Schomacker receives House committee assignments
Blood drive set for Dec. 29 in Adrian
Prep boys hockey: Worthington looks for better fortunes in 2015
Prep girls basketball: Worthington fends off Sioux Falls Roosevelt
Prep wrestling: Worthington takes 11th at Riot; Jackson County Central clinches fifth
Prep boys basketball: Murray County Central beats Pipestone Area in OT
Iowa prep wrestling: Sibley-Ocheyedan cleans up at Spencer
Column: Marco Rubio's fury over Cuba shift
Column: How to fight the lone wolf
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'
John H. Almlie
Jurene L. Roslansky
Robert P. Knips
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
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Probst 80th birthday
Schubert 90th birthday
Amundson 100th birthday
Notice of Mortgage Foreclosure Sale
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March 2, 2012
Nobles County Emergency Management director is dismissed
WORTHINGTON -- A sign on the office door of the Nobles County Emergency Management (EM) Director advises people to contact county administration...
March 2, 2012 - 8:41pm
February 21, 2012
No action to be taken against Nobles County Administrator
WORTHINGTON -- After a two-hour-long closed session with legal counsel during their board meeting Tuesday, Nobles County commissioners decided there will be "no discipline of any employee because the allegations were not sustained by an independent investigation." The Daily Globe...
February 21, 2012 - 12:48pm
January 13, 2012
Nobles Co. administrator is under investigation
WORTHINGTON -- After months of remaining silent, Nobles County commissioners have now hired an attorney to represent them in a case regarding allegations of an adverse work environment in county offices. Jessica Schwie, a partner with the Lake Elmo law firm of Jardine, Logan & O'Brien,...
January 13, 2012 - 4:00am
June 20, 2009
Abby Schmidt and Jacob Ruppert, both of Blue Earth, announce their engagement. Parents of the couple are Gary and Barb Schmidt and Mel and Lois Ruppert, all of Worthington. Schmidt is a graduate of Iowa Lakes Community College with a degree in business administration. She is employed...
June 20, 2009 - 12:00am
February 14, 2009
Deputies, county to enter mediation
WORTHINGTON -- Since Jan. 1, the deputies of the Nobles County Sheriff's Office have been working under an expired contract, having been unable to come to an agreement with the county. Because law enforcement personnel are considered essential, they work without a contract -- using...
February 14, 2009 - 12:00am
January 31, 2009
LGA cuts hit city, county hard
WORTHINGTON -- Just one month after dealing with 2008 cuts to Local Government Aid (LGA), administrators in southwest Minnesota are again feeling the pinch. Gov. Tim Pawlenty announced Tuesday his plans to balance the state budget during the next two years, including a roughly 25...
January 31, 2009 - 12:00am
July 16, 2008
Obituary: Harlan Ruppert
Harlan Jerome Ruppert, 82, of Slayton, died Saturday, July 12, 2008, at Our House Hospice Home, Slayton. Surviving are his wife, Donna Mae Ruppert, Slayton; three children, Connie (Dale) Blom, Laurel, Mont., Dennis (Carol) Ruppert, Elko, Nev., and David (Joy) Ruppert, Littleton,...
July 16, 2008 - 12:00am
July 14, 2008
Services: Harlan Ruppert
Harlan Ruppert, 81, of Slayton, died Saturday, July 12, 2008, at Our House Hospice Home, Slayton. Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday, with a 6:30 p.m. rosary and a 6:45 p.m. prayer service, at Totzke Funeral Home, Slayton, and from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Friday at St. Ann's...
July 14, 2008 - 12:00am