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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'
Edna Van Roekel
John H. Almlie
Jurene L. Roslansky
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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Julius 90th birthday
Probst 80th birthday
Notice of Mortgage Foreclosure Sale
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October 19, 2014
A divided household
HASTINGS — It’s election season — prime time for political arguments to heat up. For more than one Hastings family, the battle between Democrats and Republicans is quietly raging on in the front yard, where a sign for a Republican candidate stands right alongside the candidate’s...
October 19, 2014 - 8:12pm
September 22, 2014
After E911 sign installation, responders grateful
WORTHINGTON — In the month since rural address signs were erected across Nobles County, emergency responders have already witnessed the benefit of having them in place. Brewster Fire Chief John Garmer said his department was able to quickly respond to a recent motorcycle crash...
September 22, 2014 - 9:48pm
September 2, 2014
Support Our Schools in Worthington to host rally
WORTHINGTON — Across town, signs reading “Strong Schools = Strong Communities” are beginning to dot the landscape, offering support for a referendum for Worthington ISD 518 School District this November. Support Our Schools in Worthington will host a rally at 9 a.m. Friday...
September 2, 2014 - 8:46pm
February 19, 2014
Signs of encouragement
WORTHINGTON — Drivers along Oxford Street in Worthington may have noticed a few words of encouragement on Wednesday night. Middle and high school students from Solid Rock Assembly, 1730 Diagonal Road, stood outside of Max 493 located on 1638 Oxford St., near Walgreens, to offer...
February 19, 2014 - 9:16pm
May 29, 2012
Bills signs to challenge Klobuchar
ST. PAUL -- Kurt Bills' family, and three day care children, backed him as he signed on the bottom line Tuesday to run against U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar. The Rosemount state representative's four children and wife greeted him outside the secretary of state's office before he filed...
May 29, 2012 - 8:29pm
May 14, 2012
Dayton signs stadium bill
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota Rep. Morrie Lanning knows how to win elections and football championships, and says getting a new Vikings stadium is much the same. "I'm a former football player who had an extraordinary team," the 1964 Concordia College of Moorhead center said Monday after...
May 14, 2012 - 11:12pm
April 18, 2012
Dayton signs bill protecting vulnerable adults
ST. PAUL -- As Democrat and Republican lawmakers and other supporters looked on, Gov. Mark Dayton signed a bill Wednesday that makes intentional abuse and neglect of vulnerable adults a felony. The bill also strengthens penalties for people who use restraints to harm a child. Dayton...
April 18, 2012 - 9:39pm
June 1, 2011
Dayton inks nursing home bill
ST. PAUL -- Gov, Mark Dayton has signed into law a bill chief authored by State Representative Joe Schomacker (R-Luverne) that brings Minnesota's nursing home classifications into conformity with federal guidelines. "This law will simplify the paperwork nurses have to complete and...
June 1, 2011 - 9:14pm
October 29, 2008
Campaign sign thefts are up this year
With an election of historic proportions days away, citizens across the country and Douglas County have shown a renewed interest in politics this year.
October 29, 2008 - 8:00pm
October 23, 2008
A sign of the times
WORTHINGTON -- Every election year, people particularly involved in politics post signs in their yard declaring their support for a candidate or a political party. And every year, mischief makers pull the signs out to put in other yards, vandalize or destroy. According to Worthington...
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October 23, 2008 - 12:00am