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Family Art Night scheduled during parent-teacher conferences week
Remembering Pearl Harbor: WWII veteran on Oahu when Japanese launched sneak attack
Seminar aims to create smooth transition for retiring business owners
Menjivar-Melendez set for contested omnibus hearing
Area girls basketball roundup: Adrian beats Luverne after slow start
Prep wrestling: Trojans fall in tight battle with W/RRC
Area boys basketball roundup: Huskies win high-scoring season opener
Boys hockey: Trojans refuse to quit in loss to Redwood Valley
Boys basketball: Trojans show teamwork, depth in victory over Luverne
Letter: Pioneer Village
Letter: Local government entities should live within their means
Column: 21st Century Cures Act a remedy for all Americans
Letter: There's a third group of Americans, too
Letter: Thanks to organizers of community Thanksgiving
Gerald L. Smith
Looking Back: 1991 -- Wind chills up to 50-below close schools
Homemade granola easier, more affordable than you think
PieLogNog: A holiday mashup of chocolate, salted caramel, eggnog and pecan pie
Change maker: Kevin Donovan pushes Worthington, and himself, to succeed
Our region was major supplier of early engines for Humvees
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Vortherms 90th birthday
Carter 65th anniversary
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September 28, 2016
Aging issues survey is ongoing
WORTHINGTON -- The Nobles County Senior Concerns Committee’s survey, which asks residents about what aging issues matter to them most, will be open until Oct. 14. The survey can be found at the Nobles County Library and the A.C.E. of Southwest Minnesota in Worthington, or online...
September 28, 2016 - 11:30pm
April 10, 2016
Survey on recycling coming this week
WORTHINGTON — In an effort to improve the recycling of materials in the 12-county area of the Southwest Regional Solid Waste Commission, a survey is being mailed to households in the area. Each household that receives the survey was selected at random and will represent the views...
April 10, 2016 - 9:06pm
March 25, 2016
Nobles County residents asked to complete survey
WORTHINGTON — Economic and community development groups in Nobles County are working together to create an inventory of community events and amenities that are cherished in the community and are seeking input. Residents are asked to complete the survey by April 18, by visiting...
March 25, 2016 - 7:45pm
October 22, 2015
Survey finds increase in drivers not stopping for school bus stop arms
ST. PAUL — A survey by the Minnesota State Patrol has found children are increasingly being put at risk as they enter and exit school buses by motorists who fail to yield to stop arms. The one-day study conducted in April showed a 65 percent increase in stop arm violations compared...
October 22, 2015 - 8:19pm
July 21, 2015
Minnesota top of child well-being rankings
MINNEAPOLIS — Minnesota is the top state in the nation for child well-being, according to the annual Kids Count survey. The state moved from fifth last year to the No. 1 spot thanks to a top-six finish in each of the four categories rated by the Annie E. Casey Foundation: economic...
July 21, 2015 - 8:03pm
June 30, 2015
Minnesotans have positive view of cops, survey says
A police association-commissioned survey about attitudes toward police found what the group’s leaders called “an overwhelmingly positive view of local law enforcement” in Minnesota despite clashes and controversies nationwide. The results contrast with a national Gallup survey...
June 30, 2015 - 9:38pm
May 7, 2015
Windom pool needs renovations
WINDOM — The Windom outdoor pool is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year. However, with age comes deterioration, and deterioration requires renovations. Now city employees are working to figure out the options they should take in fixing or replacing the pool. Windom City...
May 7, 2015 - 7:56pm
January 20, 2015
Department of Health surveys demand for medical marijuana
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota Department of Health is rolling out an online survey to get a better idea of the potential medicinal marijuana landscape in the state. From Tuesday until Feb. 6, Minnesotans with qualifying medical conditions can answer several questions that will give...
January 20, 2015 - 9:50pm
October 21, 2014
Franken leads by 15 points
A KSTP-SurveyUSA poll shows Democratic U.S. Sen. Al Franken leading Republican challenger Mike McFadden 53 percent to 38 percent. The rest of the voters were either undecided or support another candidate. Two weeks ago, Franken had an 18-point lead in the same poll. The survey...
October 21, 2014 - 8:54pm
July 27, 2014
Which one will take on Dayton?
It will be a political phenomenon like nothing Minnesotans have experienced in decades: a wide-open, four-candidate Republican primary election...
July 27, 2014 - 8:44pm
February 20, 2014
Don’t forget your lunch money
WINDOM — A majority of public school districts in Minnesota deny hot lunch — or any lunch in some cases — to children who can’t afford it. In a survey released last week by Mid-Minnesota Legal Aid, 46 Minnesota school districts told Mid-Minnesota Legal Aid that they immediately...
February 20, 2014 - 9:22pm
November 27, 2012
New survey set for Lake Okabena
WORTHINGTON -- Farmers who own land along Okabena Creek north of Worthington are getting a little extra incentive this year to keep marginal lands along the creek out of production. The Okabena-Ocheda Watershed District received support from the local Clean Water Partnership joint...
November 27, 2012 - 9:06pm
May 19, 2010
Survey results: Dist. 518 leaders
WORTHINGTON -- More than one third of those responding to District 518's Administrators/Directors/Coordinator Survey were teachers, according to a results summary distributed at the district's Tuesday school board meeting. The evaluated group scored best in the area of organization...
May 19, 2010 - 8:25pm
October 9, 2009
Brief: City office offers survey in Spanish
WORTHINGTON -- The City of Worthington will offer its survey in English, but has also added the option of taking the survey in Spanish. In the survey, Worthington residents can give their opinion on city services and business and professional opportunities. The Spanish-language...
October 9, 2009 - 12:00am
October 1, 2009
Editorial: Take a few minutes for feedback
Worthington's city leaders are consistent about encouraging their constituents to offer feedback. Now, there's a new effort being made to gauge...
October 1, 2009 - 12:00am