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October 19, 2014
Community Connect Thursday
WORTHINGTON — The Community Concerns, Housing, Homeless and Hunger Committee is sponsoring its second Community Connect event from 3-6 p.m. Thursday in the American Reformed Church gymnasium, located at 1720 North Burlington in Worthington. The event is designed for local individuals...
October 19, 2014 - 8:14pm
October 14, 2014
A time to say thanks
LUVERNE — With back-to-back natural disasters — an ice storm in 2013 and flooding early this summer — Rock County Administrator Kyle Oldre...
October 14, 2014 - 8:06pm
September 28, 2014
Column: America defunding its children
WASHINGTON — Think of the children. These days, politicians — and their constituents — generally don’t. For all their baby-kissing, politicians know that it’s the elderly — not suffrage-ineligible children or their parents — who turn out to vote. This perhaps explains...
September 28, 2014 - 3:45pm
September 25, 2014
Small cities grant at halfway point
WORTHINGTON — The city of Worthington was awarded a nearly $600,000 grant last year through the Small Cities Development program for homeowners and rental properties. During Monday’s city council meeting, a halfway-point public hearing and presentation by Michele Clarke, the...
September 25, 2014 - 8:22pm
August 20, 2014
Cancer benefit for Kathy Bauermeister set for Sunday
HERON LAKE — “You wake up, and your whole life is turned around,” Kathy Bauermeister reflected Wednesday as she spoke about her journey...
August 20, 2014 - 8:29pm
July 31, 2014
Cop-killing suspect has long, violent criminal history
ST. PAUL — Facing prison time last year for assaulting a man and threatening his life, Brian Fitch Sr. assured a Dakota County judge that he...
July 31, 2014 - 9:08pm
July 29, 2014
State ag department tours local business expansion
WORTHINGTON — The Minnesota Department of Agriculture (MDA) is touring the west-central part of the state to showcase business owners’ expansion...
July 29, 2014 - 8:59pm
July 16, 2014
Good eats, sweet treats
SIBLEY, Iowa — Under sunny skies and cool breezes, children were busy putting golf balls through a mini-golf course as 4-H’ers paraded around...
July 16, 2014 - 8:25pm
July 15, 2014
Story time with Levi
WORTHINGTON — What began as a local child’s quest to bring reading enjoyment to less fortunate children has blossomed into an incredible...
July 15, 2014 - 8:06pm
July 1, 2014
Minnesota federal flood aid likely, but homeowners in question
ST. PAUL — Local governments across Minnesota and state agencies should receive federal aid to recover from widespread flooding last month, but it is not so clear where homeowners stand. Commissioner Mary Tingerthal of the Minnesota Housing Finance Authority said Tuesday that...
July 1, 2014 - 9:02pm
FEMA begins to tally flooding damage
LUVERNE — Officials with the Federal Emergency Management Agency and Minnesota’s office of Homeland Security and Emergency Management were...
July 1, 2014 - 8:56pm
April 21, 2014
District 518 receives Safe Routes to School grant
WORTHINGTON — The Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT) announced last week the recipients of $4.8 million in federal grants for Safe Routes to School (SRTS). The grants will support SRTS at 138 schools in 50 communities — Worthington being one of them. “These projects...
April 21, 2014 - 8:45pm
April 20, 2014
By succeeding with dyslexia, principal shows kids they can, too
WILLMAR — Todd Goggleye is proud of the story of a little girl who encouraged a classmate by saying, “Remember, you can be anything you want,...
April 20, 2014 - 8:57pm
ADFA hosts magic show for the second time
WORTHINGTON — It could be said that the efforts of All Day FORE Africa (ADFA) are making magic in Rwanda. On Wednesday, it will be bring...
April 20, 2014 - 8:52pm
April 14, 2014
Support for county housing initiative grows
WORTHINGTON — The Nobles Home Initiative continues to pick up support as the program to offer 100 percent tax abatement on new home construction is taken on the road to outlying communities in the county. On Friday night, the Round Lake City Council became the latest to support...
April 14, 2014 - 9:48pm