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Mandela ceremony interpreter called a 'fake'
Dayton eyes $975 million in construction projects
SMHC to host open house
Jaycox burglary investigated
Statewide scavenger hunt begins
Girls basketball: Trojans declaw Huskies
Boys basketball: Trojans run past Cards in 2nd half
Boys hockey: Big team effort helps Luverne blast Fairmont 13-0
Boys basketball: Hills-Beaver Creek rolls past Adrian, SWU rips Red Rock Central
Swimming: Stingrays get 29 firsts in Austin
Column: Hungry for reform
Letter: Tax repeal still supported
Letter: Merry Christmas, despite its 'dark side'
Letter: Just call us Circle City
Letter: Writer wrong about the president
Looking Back: 1963 - Temperatures plunge, winds blow up to 70 mph
Column: Hat's the way it was around town many years ago
Holiday exhibit opens Sunday
It's a small world: Artist Kimberly Jansen specializes in miniature works
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Walsh 80th birthday
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Nobles County Board Summary of Minutes - November 19th, 2013
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Susan Carolyn (Burnham) Telander
Lorraine Sulack Lundborg
Leesa Jean Riordan
August 23, 2012
'Boomers and Beyond' Senior Expo was big success
BEMIDJI — The inaugural “Boomers and Beyond” Senior Expo was a hit, exceeding expectations of the organizers and the seniors that participated. “We decided a long time ago that we should do some kind of activity for seniors,” said Dan Voss, general manager of RP Broadcasting....
news / local
August 23, 2012 - 1:21am
As others see it: Senior living rules go too far
A state requirement that seniors call a consultation line before moving into an assisted living facility smacks of overreach, isn't sure to save taxpayers much money and annoys some seniors. On the other hand, it was seen as a way to save the state and taxpayers money on part of...
opinion / editorials / politics
January 23, 2012 - 12:00am
January 15, 2012
CIRCLE Mentoring Program participants volunteer at Ecumen Meadows
WORTHINGTON -- Sarah Strenge was among several of the students from the CIRCLE Mentoring Program (CMP) who joined residents at Ecumen Meadows...
news / education
January 15, 2012 - 9:15pm
December 2, 2011
Rod Hamilton to visit Worthington on Tuesday
WORTHINGTON -- District 22B Rep. Rod Hamilton, R-Mountain Lake, will visit Ecumen-Meadows in Worthington on Tuesday. Hamilton will attend a Community Coffee event scheduled for 9:30 a.m. in the facility's south dining room. He will discuss any key issues seniors want to bring forth. Ecumen-Meadows...
news / politics
December 2, 2011 - 9:37pm
September 20, 2011
Letter: RSVP honors older volunteers meeting community needs
In honor of the second annual Senior Corps Week Sept. 19-23, RSVP of SW MN would like to pay tribute to the older volunteers who serve our community --volunteers help make our communities stronger. Last year, 1,998 RSVP of SW MN volunteers provided 233,037 hours of service estimated...
opinion / columns
September 20, 2011 - 12:00am
November 21, 2009
Brief: Meetings set about UCare for seniors
WORTHINGTON -- UCare is hosting informational meetings about its UCare for Seniors Medicare Advantage plan. Members of UCare's sales staff will discuss the UCare for Seniors Classic, Value, and Value Plus plans. To register for a meeting or for more information, call 1-877-523-1518. Meetings...
November 21, 2009 - 12:00am
November 19, 2009
Editorial: Let's get moving on city facilities
Now that the new Worthington Area YMCA-DeGroot Family Center and City of Worthington Aquatics Center has opened its doors, there's another Y-related issue at hand: the future of its old location on 11th Street. On Tuesday, the Worthington City Council resolved to pursue two possible...
opinion / editorials
November 19, 2009 - 12:00am
October 31, 2009
Brief: Buffalo Ridge to host Meet & Greet
WORTHINGTON -- Worthington's latest senior housing project will host a meet and greet from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday in the Farmer's Room of the Nobles County Government Center, 315 10th St. Buffalo Ridge Apartments are geared to seniors ages 62 and older on limited income. The 18-unit...
October 31, 2009 - 12:00am
October 20, 2009
As others see it: Seniors will need 2010 plan for bonus
Seniors in west central Minnesota and the rest of the U.S. are facing a tough 2010 without any cost-of-living adjustments, according to an announcement Thursday by the Social Security Administration. Social Security recipients have since 1975 received a cost-of-living increase tied...
opinion / editorials
October 20, 2009 - 12:00am
September 16, 2009
Letter: Let's Go Fishing off to positive start
When the board for the Lake Shetek Chapter of Let's Go Fishing formed earlier this year, our goal was to be able to launch our pontoon in 2009. We were excited to be able to host our Maiden Launch on Sept. 3. The value of a program such as this was evident that day in the smiles on...
opinion / outdoors
September 16, 2009 - 12:00am
September 4, 2009
Lake Shetek Area launches pontoon for seniors
SLAYTON -- Like any boating excursion, it took a while to get the passengers loaded, but big smiles were on the faces of both guests and volunteers. As the first pontoon pulled away from the dock, the guests let go of the strings they were holding and a flurry of red, white and...
news / outdoors
September 4, 2009 - 12:00am