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New bike lane pedals into focus
All in the family: Staff members' offspring walk Minnesota West's halls
King Turkey Day 5K event nears
New sewer work begins Tuesday
WHS coronation is 2 p.m. Tuesday
Prep football: Jays fly by Worthington
Prep football: Edgerton/Ellsworth gets it done against MLA
Prep volleyball: Windom Area hands Worthington second loss
Prep football: JCC reclaims Oaken Bucket
Prep football: Adrian runs over Canby
Column: What line to draw on beheadings?
Column: Teamwork prized at Prairie Elementary
Column: Give me a home where the scapegoats roam
As others see it: Don't force taxpayers to subsidize campaigns
Letter: WCC manager, others did great job with wedding
Karen C. Loosbrock
Vera Eunice Hvistendahl
Daniel Lee Sagmoe
Gerald Dale Flatebo
Jon Bredal (formerly John Pederson)
Framing history: Upcoming exhibit focuses on area photographers
Column: Brewster is still looking great after all these years
Religion briefs: Aug. 28
Looking Back: 1964 - English becomes part of mass at Worthington's St. Mary's
Column: Listen up, kids (especially if you're hungry)
Out and About
Kraft 80th birthday
Birth: Aug. 30, 2014
Dykstra 50th anniversary
Demuth 65th anniversary
Data: Aug. 30, 2014
Data: Aug. 28, 2014
Notice to the Public by FEMA
Data: Aug. 27, 2014
Data: Aug. 26, 2014
November 21, 2012
Worthington retailers set for Black Friday
WORTHINGTON -- As families across the country are preparing turkeys and pumpkin pie, retailers are equally busy getting ready for Black Friday. Black Friday is known as the busiest shopping day of the year. According to the National Retail Federation, in 2011, the typical shopper...
November 21, 2012 - 12:57pm
December 15, 2011
Cash registers ring through holiday season
WORTHINGTON -- Deb Steinle loves the Christmas season. "I like the excitement of all the people being in here, and they are all happy and wanting...
December 15, 2011 - 8:51pm
April 5, 2010
Shoppers, grab your carts: local food offerings range from exotic to down-home
WORTHINGTON -- A world of culinary opportunity awaits the savvy shopper in Worthington. Whether one is hungry for adventure or simply feeling...
news / business
April 5, 2010 - 12:00am
December 7, 2009
Craft show, nativities among Winterfest events
LUVERNE -- 'Tis the season for holiday shopping, and the Winterfest craft fair at Luverne Elementary School on Saturday provided ample opportunity. Some vendors reported sales of popular gift items, while a few shoppers opted to treat themselves. "I'm trying to get inspired to buy...
December 7, 2009 - 12:00am
December 4, 2009
Tips for holiday shopping safety
WORTHINGTON -- The hustle and bustle of holiday shopping can be just as much fun as watching a gift recipient's excitement on Christmas morning, but shopping during the holiday season can also present unique dangers. According to Worthington Director of Public Safety Mike Cumiskey,...
December 4, 2009 - 12:00am
December 3, 2009
Local businesses, Chamber of Commerce gear up for Christmas
WORTHINGTON -- The Christmas season won't be forgotten in Worthington this month, thanks to the efforts of the Worthington Area Chamber of Commerce's Retail Committee. Several events and promotions have been coordinated this month in conjunction with the holidays, in addition to...
news / business
December 3, 2009 - 12:00am
November 28, 2009
Lights on early for Black Friday
WORTHINGTON -- Some employing strategies more complicated than the invasion of Normandy, shoppers spent days pouring over flyers and ads, plotted a course for target items and prepared for the battle known as Black Friday. The opening time of the retail stores Friday were as varied...
November 28, 2009 - 12:00am
January 29, 2009
Shopping spree with stolen card
WADENA - A Brainerd woman faces a felony charge after allegedly swiping a purse from a Wadena bar and using a stolen credit card to go on a shopping spree which even she admitted "got selfish." Amanda Renee Longie, 27, was charged Jan. 14 in Wadena County District Court with financial...
January 29, 2009 - 1:30pm
Local retailers had 'excellent' shopping season
WORTHINGTON -- Despite the nation-wide economic downturn, local retailers reported an excellent shopping season leading up to Christmas in southwest...
December 29, 2008 - 12:00am
'Black Friday' brings throngs of shoppers
WORTHINGTON -- They came prepared, with flyers, lists, coupons and cell phones. It was dark, it was cold, and it was frantic. It was Black Friday. "I'm in the toy department, where are you?" one man said into his cell phone as he dug through a bin of stuffed animals with one hand,...
November 29, 2008 - 12:00am
November 26, 2008
'Black Friday' rush just two days off
WORTHINGTON -- For some people, preparing for the day after Thanksgiving, known as Black Friday, can be compared to a military tactic against a small country. Friends and relatives on the same side of the campaign are strategically placed at important points along the shopping route...
November 26, 2008 - 12:00am