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Fatality accident reported late Friday night in northwest Iowa
Television ads heat up race for Minnesota’s 8th Congressional District
State Fair attendees eat up more wireless data
Locally Laid partners with Amish farmers
College football: Miscues doom Minnesota West in tough loss
Prep girls soccer: Worthington drops tight game
Prep football: Luverne rolls, Windom Area falls in OT
Iowa prep football: Sibley-Ocheydan, Sheldon prevail
Prep cross country: Schandelmeier wins at Canby meet
Column: Lower corporate tax rates. Now.
Column: The one fight to have before your wedding
Column: What line to draw on beheadings?
Column: Teamwork prized at Prairie Elementary
Column: Give me a home where the scapegoats roam
Karen C. Loosbrock
Margaret L. Shipley
Vera Eunice Hvistendahl
Daniel Lee Sagmoe
Gerald Dale Flatebo
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: Sept. 1, 2014
Data: Aug. 30, 2014
Data: Aug. 28, 2014
Notice to the Public by FEMA
Data: Aug. 27, 2014
September 7, 2012
Farmers already in the fields for ultra-early harvest
WORTHINGTON -- Several loads of new crop corn were delivered to New Vision Cooperative elevators in southwest Minnesota Thursday, but yield reports...
September 7, 2012 - 9:30pm
May 22, 2012
Farmers make big advance planting soybeans
ST. PAUL (AP) -- Warm weather is helping Minnesota farmers make rapid progress planting soybeans. According to the USDA's weekly crop-weather report Monday, soybean planting in Minnesota has jumped to 81 percent complete. That com-pares with 30 percent last year and a five-year average...
May 22, 2012 - 10:07am
Consider pros, cons of rolling soybean fields
ST. PAUL -- The idea of using land rollers is somewhat novel to row-crop farmers, but alfalfa producers have been rolling fields for decades.
February 22, 2011 - 10:54am
October 12, 2010
Harvest: 'Yields are fantastic'
WORTHINGTON -- Greg Ponto of rural Reading is feeling really good about this year's harvest, but it pains him in a way. Other farmers in southwest...
October 12, 2010 - 10:19pm
May 21, 2010
Regional farmers on a roll
WORTHINGTON -- More and more farmers throughout the area are pulling an odd form of farm implement behind their tractors these days -- rollers. Commonly...
May 21, 2010 - 9:40pm
March 31, 2009
Soybean Ambassador Program launched
MANKATO -- The Minnesota Soybean Research and Promotion Council has introduced a new Soybean Ambassador Program for students ages 18 to 22 who are enrolled in a two- or four-year post-secondary education program related to agriculture. "The Soybean Ambassador Program is designed...
March 31, 2009 - 12:00am
October 7, 2008
Yields, outlook dampened
WORTHINGTON -- Weekend rains and the forecast for continued showers this week has put a damper on what already appears to be a disappointing harvest season in southwest Minnesota. The rain, however, is desperately needed -- and farmers aren't complaining about having to take a break,...
October 7, 2008 - 12:00am
June 25, 2008
Despite late planting, rain, respectable yields possible
WORTHINGTON -- It's been a long, wet spring for farmers around the region, but respectable yields remain a good possibility, according to a crops specialist with the University of Minnesota Extension Regional Center in Worthington. Lizabeth Stahl said last week that while crops...
June 25, 2008 - 12:00am
From farm boy to fly boy: Changing landscape creates challenges for local aerial sprayer
WORTHINGTON -- When he served in the U.S. Navy, Jim Arnt's job as a gunner was to shoot planes down, but after his discharge in 1969, he decided to fly them instead. He started flight training in 1970 and was soon flying as an aerial sprayer. From May to November each year,...
June 25, 2008 - 12:00am