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Honoring our military: Local communities host Memorial Day services
CAP squadron completes emergency training exercise
Trees downed in Harris, Iowa
Planning commission approves permit for V&M Locker
Langseth honored for heroism
Section 3A golf: Herding, Will shoot low scores
Section 3AA golf: Trojan boys advance to second day
Section 3A tennis: Doedens win twice
Scott Rall: New water is always interesting
Amateur baseball: Heron Lake tops Windom
Column: Honoring our fallen heroes, respecting our veterans
Column: A Trump too far?
Editorial: Order, please, in St. Paul
Column: What are the tax tricks Trump's hiding?
Letter: Enough with the lies about immigration
Michael David Walters
Dale E. Taubert
Ret. Major Garry D. Berndt
Harriet Vander Plaats
Michael David Walters
Five tips for backyard smoking this summer
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Religion briefs: May 26
Looking Back: 1991 -- Worthington's Rogers wins national award
Class of 2016: Campillo considers career as physician’s assistant
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Morrison 100th birthday
Ebbers 80th birthday
Luinenburg 90th birthday
Leckband 60th anniversary
Pederson 60th anniversary
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May 22, 2016
Civic titan, business leader Wheelock Whitney dies at 89
INDEPENDENCE — Friends remembering Wheelock Whitney Jr. on Friday described the businessman, sports team owner, politician, civic leader and philanthropist as an “extraordinary man.” Whitney died Friday at age 89. According to his son, Ben Whitney, he died of natural causes...
May 22, 2016 - 8:53pm
May 16, 2016
Soccer fields kicked around: City, school district talk preliminary plans
WORTHINGTON — Officials representing the city of Worthington, District 518 school board and the Nobles County Board of Commissioners met Monday morning to discuss the idea of constructing six soccer fields on the 157-acre property purchased in April by the school district. District...
May 16, 2016 - 9:06pm
May 12, 2016
Senators sideline fantasy sports legalization
ST. PAUL — Minnesota senators tossed legislation legalizing online fantasy sports out of bounds Thursday, perhaps keeping it on the sidelines this year. “Once you pass this, you give it legal standing,” Senate Tax Chairman Rod Skoe, D-Clearbrook, said as his committee appeared...
May 12, 2016 - 3:37pm
March 23, 2016
MN bills define fantasy sports as not gambling
ST. PAUL — Minnesotans love fantasy sports, but the activity is in legal limbo. More than 1 million people participate, making the state a hotbed of gamers, and lawmakers are looking into a bill that would clarify it is legal. Rep. Tim Sanders, R-Blaine, sponsors legislation that...
March 23, 2016 - 8:18pm
March 17, 2016
Rooting for the Eagles to soar at state
sports / prep
March 17, 2016 - 9:22pm
March 15, 2016
Column: Time for spring sports to get underway in District 518
By Josh Dale, District 518 WORTHINGTON — It is hard to believe the spring season is already here. The forecast looks promising for student-athletes to begin their season outdoors. There will be a spring kick-off on Tuesday, March 29 ,in the high school cafeteria. The event is sponsored...
opinion / columns
March 15, 2016 - 5:18pm
March 11, 2016
sports / prep
March 11, 2016 - 10:11pm
February 22, 2016
Hibbett Sports announces retail store in Worthington
WORTHINGTON — The strip mall located east of Wal-Mart in Worthington will have a new tenant this summer, as Hibbett Sports announced Monday it will open a retail sporting goods store here. Hibbett Sporting Goods Inc., is a national retailer based in Birmingham, Ala., with more than...
February 22, 2016 - 8:19pm
January 8, 2016
New van for a No. 1 fan
WORTHINGTON — Roger Geertsema, the Worthington gymnastics program’s “number one fan,” was presented with a 2000 Oldsmobile Silhouette...
January 8, 2016 - 10:00pm
December 28, 2015
Doug Wolter: Vikings all in against the Packers
If it were any other team but the Green Bay Packers, the Minnesota Vikings might be better off losing their season finale. But don’t even think...
sports / pro
December 28, 2015 - 7:58pm
December 20, 2015
Spencer wrestler dies after collapsing at tournament
SPENCER, Iowa — A Spencer High School wrestler has died after collapsing at a tournament in northwest Iowa. Austin Roberts died Saturday night at Spencer Hospital, hospital spokeswoman Tia Manwarren said. Roberts collapsed earlier in the day during a tournament at his high school...
December 20, 2015 - 9:14pm
December 7, 2015
Bring it on: Worthington Trojettes are ready for first contest of the season
WORTHINGTON — Monday afternoon 32 young ladies stretched, turned and began to practice their routines in the Prairie Elementary gymnasium....
December 7, 2015 - 8:48pm
November 11, 2015
Gophers name Claeys as head coach
MINNEAPOLIS -- Tracy Claeys was named the Minnesota Gophers head football coach on Wednesday morning, removing his interim tag with a three-year, $4.5 million contract, the university announced. Claeys was named interim head coach Oct. 28 when Jerry Kill resigned because of health...
sports / college
November 11, 2015 - 9:32am
October 26, 2015
Legislator wants to see sports sites regulated
ST. PAUL — Daily fantasy sports sites such as FanDuel and DraftKings should be legalized and regulated in Minnesota, a state lawmaker proposed Monday. That has the potential to set off a three-way battle either with other factions that want to ban daily fantasy sports altogether,...
October 26, 2015 - 11:34pm
October 13, 2015
Prep volleyball: Eagles win thriller at HL-O; Huskies win big
OKABENA — Windom Area and Heron Lake-Okabena may have engaged in the tightest volleyball match of the season so far in 2015 on Monday night. The match went five sets, with the Eagles ultimately winning 3-2. Beyond that, three sets were decided by the minimum two points with...
sports / prep
October 13, 2015 - 9:47am