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Worthington native's artwork hangs in new Vikings facility
Petition seeks signatures for Sunday liquor sales in Worthington
Gravenhofs are Nobles County’s Farm Family of the Year
New sewer main work to begin Tuesday
Special prosecutor named in Philando Castile shooting
Amateur baseball: Jackson sweeps Fairmont, moves ahead in playoffs
Legion baseball: Adrian goes 1-1 on first day of state tournament
Ride with mom leads to lessons on bees, porcupine grass
Adrian looks to be Cinderella of state Legion tourney ball
Column: Cubs defense was stellar
Column: Making sure our veterans get the care they deserve
Column: Hey, Hillary. Can we talk?
Column: Night and day
Letter: Many thanks are offered following fire at business
Letter: Hagedorn all about negativity, fear
Albert "Duke" Lentz
Robert "Bob" Udstuen
Ruth B. Mix
Darlene Carpenter Ireland
Column: 'Orville Wee Story' would be great on the big screen
Special delivery: Take a spin around scenic Lake Geneva
Religion briefs: July 28
Column: Face time
Looking Back: 2006 -- City, YMCA approved deal for new Y facility
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May 11, 2015
Sewer repair on South Shore Drive
WORTHINGTON — Sewer repair work on South Shore Drive near First Avenue SW is scheduled to begin Wednesday. South Shore Drive will be open to traffic at all times. Driving lanes will be reduced to one lane two way traffic under flag person control. Traffic under flagman control will...
May 11, 2015 - 9:54pm
April 27, 2015
In transportation debate, mayors want to be remembered
ST. PAUL — Minnesota mayors say their cities need more street money from the state. “A preemptive strike is needed,” Frazee Mayor Hank...
April 27, 2015 - 7:36pm
July 8, 2014
Time for repairs
July 8, 2014 - 9:56pm
February 20, 2013
Broken sewer pump closes library
WORTHINGTON -- A broken sewer pump caused the Nobles County Library to close Wednesday. It was closed for one day as the library resumed normal...
February 20, 2013 - 10:52pm
November 27, 2012
Not just any hole in the ground
Workers with heavy equipment dig the trench for the new 48-inch storm sewer pipe as part of the Minnesota 60 bypass project Tuesday afternoon...
November 27, 2012 - 9:09pm
December 21, 2011
Dundee sewer project to get legislative support
DUNDEE -- A new sanitary sewer collection system is poised to get a boost in the Minnesota Legislature next month following a Wednesday meeting with a pair of state elected officials. Larry Howes, a Walker Republican and chair of the House Capital Investment Committee, along with...
December 21, 2011 - 8:39pm
July 31, 2011
Reading to pursue centralized sewer
READING -- With its partially-treated sewage flowing into a judicial ditch for decades, the unincorporated hamlet of Reading has become the third community in as many years in Nobles County to now face the requirement of constructing a centralized sewer system. In early July, Jeff...
July 31, 2011 - 8:20pm
June 16, 2011
Sewer work taking place today
WORTHINGTON -- Sanitary sewer work on Nobles Street between Woodcrest Avenue and Orchard Road began Thursday and will continue today. Nobles Street from Woodcrest Avenue to Orchard Road will be closed to through traffic. Residents can still travel west on Nobles Street to meet up...
June 16, 2011 - 8:39pm
July 22, 2010
Sewer repair work starts Monday
WORTHINGTON -- Sewer spot repair work on Lake Avenue near Winifred Street is scheduled to begin Monday. Lake Avenue from Shell Street to Winifred Street will be closed to through traffic. Weather permitting and construction proceeding as planned, Lake Avenue through traffic should...
July 22, 2010 - 8:49pm
June 21, 2010
Shetek sewer still stinks
SLAYTON -- Denny Johnson and his wife, Debbie, figure they had about half a dozen good years in their new home on Valhalla Road, just west of...
June 21, 2010 - 8:51pm
March 24, 2009
Public improvements hearing continued
WORTHINGTON -- Nearly 15 people attended a public hearing Monday at the Worthington City Council meeting, expressing both support for and opposition to proposed street and storm sewer improvements on 27th Street, 29th Street and North Rose Avenue.
March 24, 2009 - 12:00am
Committee OKs sewer district to fold
ST. PAUL -- A half-dozen years of fighting appears near an end for Douglas County's Central Lakes Region Sanitary District. A bill that got its start Monday night would disband the district after disputes over its cost and structure. A House subcommittee unanimously approved the...
March 24, 2009 - 12:00am
January 2, 2009
Group sues to stop sewer
Four Douglas County residents have filed a lawsuit against the Central Lakes Region Sanitary District, alleging CLRSD officials violated the legislation that initially created the district, operating for years without a valid comprehensive plan. Such a plan must be completed, they...
January 2, 2009 - 10:30am
October 16, 2008
Brief: Lake Avenue closes today
WORTHINGTON -- Storm sewer work on Lake Avenue at the Winifred Street intersection is scheduled to begin today. Lake Avenue from Tower Street to Eighth Street will be closed to through traffic. A detour route of Lake Avenue utilizing Seventh Avenue, Ninth Street and Ninth Avenue...
October 16, 2008 - 12:00am
September 6, 2008
Brief: Fish Lake sewer system gets OK
WINDOM -- Property owners on Fish Lake approved a new state-compliant sewer system for the lake in a vote of 43-31 via mail-in ballot. Jackson County research shows there are at least 62 noncompliant systems at Fish Lake, which is located east of Windom. Construction on the new...
September 6, 2008 - 12:00am