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'Your voices are important,' 15-year-old speaker says to open tribal conference
WHS Marching Trojans claim Tri-State Band Festival Parade Sweepstakes, People’s Choice
1 dead, 1 hospitalized after shooting on St. Paul's East Side
Sanford Worthington recognized for flu protection efforts
A Q&A with new Minnesota Supreme Court Justice Anne McKeig
Girls soccer: Trojans fall to Willmar in the rain
College football: Slow start comes back to bite Bluejays
Prep volleyball: Worthington goes 2-5 at St. James Tournament
Prep football: E-E's precision on display in Fulda
Cross country: Fairmont wins Class 2A title at Milaca
Column: Republicans' kangaroo court
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Column: District 518 offers PASS classes to connect with, inform families
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Patricia Marie Adelmann (Janssen)
Douglas R. Geertsema
Norma J. Janssen
Bosmas add barn quilt to their northwest Iowa property
Column: Shaking Up the Sanctuary
Looking Back: 1991 -- Perkins family receives conservation honor
Column: Robert Kennedy’s visit to city brought unprecedented excitement
School of Prayer event is Oct. 7-8
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Bakker 50th anniversary
De Berg 80th birthday
Gerber 95th birthday
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Notice of Public Hearing
School Board Minutes for August
Data: Sept. 23, 2016
May 16, 2016
Work on 15th Street begins today
WORTHINGTON — Storm sewer work on 15th Street from Second Avenue to Third Avenue is scheduled to begin today. Fifteenth Street will be closed to through traffic, and will be open to local traffic for driveway and alley access only. Local access will alternate from the Second Avenue...
May 16, 2016 - 8:59pm
July 22, 2015
Construction on Oxford Street, Humiston Avenue
WORTHINGTON — Traffic lane and signal light changes are scheduled to begin today at the intersection of Oxford Street and Humiston Avenue, according to a press release from the city of Worthington Engineering Department. The intersection will be open to traffic at all times, with...
July 22, 2015 - 10:07pm
February 5, 2015
Public opinion wanted: Oxford redevelopment plan hearing Wednesday
WORTHINGTON — The Oxford Street corridor has seen its better days, and with the rumblings of a new plan that would give that thoroughfare some new life, excitement has been spurred throughout the city. Now, the public has a chance to get in on the plans. A public hearing is...
February 5, 2015 - 7:19pm
September 25, 2014
City street work under way
WORTHINGTON — Sanitary sewer manhole and spot repairs are tentatively scheduled to begin as early as Monday, according to a press release from the city of Worthington’s engineering department. Spot repair work is scheduled on Lake Avenue near Tower Street, in front of 117 Lake...
September 25, 2014 - 7:51pm
June 27, 2013
10th Street to be resurfaced this summer
WORTHINGTON -- Resurfacing of 10th Street from First Avenue to Ninth Avenue will be completed this summer, according to a city press release. The existing pavement will be removed by use of a milling machine and replaced with a new layer of pavement. Prior to the resurfacing, all...
June 27, 2013 - 10:32pm
August 5, 2012
Street projects under way in city
WORTHINGTON - The following street construction is ongoing within the city of Worthington: l Elmwood Avenue water main reconstruction Oxford Street to West Clary Street: Pipe work was to be completed by Friday. Pavement restoration is tentatively scheduled to start as early as today. l...
August 5, 2012 - 9:06pm
July 17, 2012
Street work begins Thursday around city
WORTHINGTON -- Seal coat work on various city streets is tentatively scheduled to begin Thursday. Seal coat work will last roughly one hour per street location. All streets other than Industrial Lane and Stower Drive will be closed to traffic during seal coating. Work can occur...
July 17, 2012 - 10:26pm
September 15, 2011
Drug dealers arrested, meth taken off street
WORTHINGTON -- The Buffalo Ridge Drug Task Force has removed two alleged drug dealers from the streets after numerous controlled buys through confidential informants (CI) resulted in their arrests. Santos Manuel Lorenzo-Castillo, 25, and Maria Xenia Espinoza Lopez, 19, are sitting...
September 15, 2011 - 8:50pm
August 12, 2011
A cruisin' along Tenth Street
WORTHINGTON -- It has only been matter of weeks since Crazy Days, but Tenth Street will come to life again Tuesday evening with the second installment of Cruisin' Downtown Worthington. "Years ago, prior to King Turkey Day, they used to have a car show, but they stopped doing that,"...
August 12, 2011 - 8:18pm
May 11, 2011
Task force agents take potential dealer off the street
PIPESTONE -- In arresting a man after he left the house of a suspected drug dealer, the Buffalo Ridge Drug Task Force has presumably kept another potential dealer off the streets in Pipestone. Miguel De Lira Esquivel told authorities he had planned to divide the methamphetamine...
May 11, 2011 - 8:38pm
January 14, 2011
Arrest made in last week's shooting
WORTHINGTON -- A suspect wanted in connection with last weekend's shooting on Sherwood Street in Worthington has been taken into custody in California,...
January 14, 2011 - 8:21pm
August 25, 2010
First Avenue street work under way
WORTHINGTON -- Pavement work on First Avenue at 16th Street was tentatively scheduled to begin Wednesday. First Avenue will be open to through traffic, but there will be brief intermittent traffic interruptions along with restricted driving lanes and parking. Sixteenth Street at...
August 25, 2010 - 9:01pm
July 30, 2010
New street projects begin Monday in Worthington
WORTHINGTON -- Pavement work on First Avenue from 10th Street through 11th Street is tentatively scheduled to begin Monday. First Avenue from 10th Street to 12th Street will be closed to through traffic. Eleventh Street at First Avenue will also be closed. Weather permitting and...
July 30, 2010 - 10:01pm
July 15, 2010
Worthington street construction
The following is an update on city of Worthington street construction sites: Roos Avenue (Diagonal Road to Winifred Street): Bituminous pavement reconstruction. Bituminous paving completed Thursday; project substantially complete. Alley Block 12 (Third Avenue to Fourth Avenue):...
July 15, 2010 - 8:15pm
July 12, 2010
Clary Street work to start Wednesday
WORTHINGTON -- Pavement work on Clary Street from Church Avenue to Humiston Avenue is tentatively scheduled to begin Wednesday. Clary Street will be closed to through traffic. A detour route of Clary Street utilizing Humiston Avenue, Oxford Street and McMillan Street will be signed. The...
July 12, 2010 - 9:19pm