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Thompson farm abounds with stories
Erickson sisters celebrate Westbrook farm's 100 years
Babe on the farm: Crowell property in its third generation of ownership
Priebe farm: Hardworking Germans call it a century
Smiths are third-generation owners of century farm in Lorain Township
Amateur baseball: Cubs overcome Lakers in see-saw battle
Scott Rall: The cling-ons are soon to arrive
Iowa prep softball: Sibley-Ocheyedan falls a couple hits short
Youth soccer: Confidence thriving in Worthington
VFW baseball: Big innings, big wins for Worthington
Column: Michelle Obama's evolution
Column: The Donald vs. TV
Letter: A great experience at Prairie View
Letter: Constitution is about equal rights for all
Simon helps boost Safe at Home
Marcella Mildred Winter
Darrel D.H. Hage
Religion briefs: July 2
Column: For the love of a blanket named Blue
Looking Back: 2010 -- At least four tornadoes hit Sibley area
Column: New memorial to Minnesota war families is inspiring
What's brewing in New Ulm
Out and About
Leinen 60th anniversary
Bakker 75th birthday
Jansen 85th birthday
Larson 90th birthday
Meester 60th anniversary
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June 22, 2015
Structural damage from storm scattered across town
WORTHINGTON — Sheryle Turner and her husband were sleeping in the TNT Fireworks tent in the Wal-Mart parking lot when the storm blew in early Monday morning. Some advance warning prepared them for what was ahead — but their business was in shambles by the time the storm passed. “We...
June 22, 2015 - 10:27pm
Gone with the wind: Storm packs wallop with 74-mph gusts through city
WORTHINGTON — Wind gusts clocked in excess of 70 miles per hour caused extensive damage to several buildings in Worthington Monday morning,...
June 22, 2015 - 10:25pm
May 17, 2015
Tornadoes cause damage as storm moves from west to east across central Minnesota
BENSON — A spring storm system left its mark across central Minnesota Saturday night. The worst of the storms blew in from the South Dakota border and made its way across the state from the west to the east with tornadoes and heavy winds damaging buildings and blowing over trees...
May 17, 2015 - 8:13pm
November 10, 2014
Early winter storm dumps several inches of snow on Minnesota
An early blast of winter in the Upper Midwest unloaded several inches of snow across a wide swath of Minnesota and Wisconsin Monday, causing...
November 10, 2014 - 8:50pm
September 24, 2014
Battling the flood
WORTHINGTON — While the June flood is in the past for most local residents, some are still seeing damage from the aftermath. One significant...
September 24, 2014 - 8:45pm
June 18, 2014
WORTHINGTON — Another round of severe weather pummeled southwest Minnesota and northwest Iowa Monday afternoon, with funnel cloud sightings,...
June 18, 2014 - 10:00am
June 17, 2014
LEOTA — Like many farmers with crops under water or obliterated by hail, Harley Buys of rural Edgerton is in limbo. “Everything we farm...
June 17, 2014 - 9:54pm
July 21, 2013
Storm finish second at 18U softball state tournament
MONTICELLO — The 18U Worthington Area Storm fastpitch softball team took second place at the Minnesota 18-under Girls Fastpitch Softball State...
sports / prep
July 21, 2013 - 11:54pm
July 18, 2013
Sports Briefs: Storm sweep Martin County West
WELCOME — The Worthington 18U Storm fast pitch softball team swept a doubleheader against Martin County West to finish off the season before the start of the state tournament this weekend. Worthington won the first game 9-4 behind a strong pitching performance by Paige Kinley....
July 18, 2013 - 11:28pm
July 14, 2013
Sports Briefs: 35th Annual Fairmont Summer Run to take place at Fairmont HS
FAIRMONT -- Runners and walkers are invited to participate in the 35th Annual Fairmont Summer Run on Saturday, July 27. This year the race will take place at Fairmont High School at 900 Johnson Street. The 5 mile run begins at 8:30 a.m. with the two mile run/walk set to start...
July 14, 2013 - 11:20pm
June 30, 2013
Sports Briefs: Worthington 18U Storm take 2nd at Mankato Tournament
MANKATO -- The Worthington 18U Storm finished second at a tournament in Mankato, losing in the championship game to the Mankato Peppers 4-3 on Sunday. The tournament started Saturday, with the Storm falling to the Sioux Falls Flash, before defeating both Mahtomedi and Morcori 12-0...
sports / prep
June 30, 2013 - 11:13pm
June 21, 2013
Girls fast-pitch: Storm beat Mountain Lake twice
WORTHINGTON -- The Worthington 18U Storm defeated Mountain Lake 17-2 and 6-1 during a pair of fast-pitch softball games Friday. The Storm opened Game 1 with five runs in the bottom of the first to take a 5-0 lead. Mountain Lake scored a run of its own in the second, but Worthington...
June 21, 2013 - 11:17pm
May 8, 2013
Local issues find way into Senate
WORTHINGTON -- Sen. Bill Weber will help push for state aid to cities affected by the April ice storm. "The District 22 House members are pursuing that over there, and I am pursuing that in the Senate side," Weber said during a phone interview Wednesday morning. President Obama...
May 8, 2013 - 10:27pm
May 7, 2013
FEMA disaster reimbursement meeting is Tuesday
WORTHINGTON -- An applicant briefing for cities, townships, watershed districts, hospitals, power companies and qualifying nonprofit organizations will take place Tuesday to begin the process for requesting reimbursement funds from FEMA. The meeting will include all the entities...
May 7, 2013 - 10:26pm
Nobles County waives tree removal costs for small cities
WORTHINGTON -- Nobles County's small cities aided in the wake of the April ice storm will not be charged by Nobles County for the tree debris removal services it provided. Public Works Director Stephen Schnieder said county crews were asked to assist with clean-up efforts in eight...
May 7, 2013 - 9:28pm