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WHS grad named to state Young Women’s Initiative
Setting sail: WMS students create their own boats in 4-H STEM program
County authorizes sale of $9.5 million in road construction bond
Referendum to reinstate Iowa Beef Checkoff passes
Red Cross blood drive set for Dec. 21
WHS gymnastics: Trojans make big jump in gym
Prep hockey: Windom Area rallies past Worthington
Area prep basketball: Trojans tame Tigers 39-35
Prep wrestling: Trojans wrestlers beat Luverne, W/ML
Prep basketball: Tigers claw Trojans
As others see it: Tax, bonding, health care need special session
Column: The media are still looking down on working-class America
Column: Reinvigorating renewable energy in southern Minnesota
Column: You wanted anti-establishment? Hold on.
Joshua Joe Staples
Laurence L. Konradi
James (Jim) Kuhl
Nellie Van Santen
First Lutheran Church welcomes pastor Jeanette McCormick
First Lutheran Church welcomes pastor Jeanette McCormick
Disheveled Theologian: The Santa Boat
Looking Back: 1991 -- Wind chills up to 50-below close schools
Homemade granola easier, more affordable than you think
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Vortherms 90th birthday
Carter 65th anniversary
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April 29, 2016
Lewis & Clark advances: System gets approval to install water line, build meter station
WORTHINGTON — Two Nobles County committees took action during Wednesday night meetings to pave the way for the construction of the Lewis & Clark Regional Water System pipeline into Nobles County. Dan Zulkosky, construction administrator for LCRWS, appeared before both the county’s...
April 29, 2016 - 8:53am
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
March 26, 2015
Iowa on alert: New notification system provides emergency info in new ways
SPIRIT LAKE, Iowa — In an effort to keep citizens informed in the event of severe weather or other emergencies, the state of Iowa has rolled out a new Alert Iowa system free to each of the state’s 99 counties. So far 80 have signed on for the program, including Dickinson and...
March 26, 2015 - 8:15pm
February 15, 2015
MN road system big and complex
ST. PAUL — Minnesota lawmakers might soon vote to spend as much as $8 billion over the next decade on the state’s roads and bridges, a system that is massive and complex and controlled by hundreds of governmental bodies across. Experts say most people, understandably, have...
February 15, 2015 - 8:37pm
November 20, 2014
ABE a major part of Community Education system
WORTHINGTON — It is impossible to say which individual program within the District 518 Community Education system has had the most impact over...
November 20, 2014 - 8:44pm
April 7, 2014
Parent Aware program expands
WORTHINGTON — A quality rating system for family childcare providers, childcare centers and preschools is slowly gaining momentum in southwest...
April 7, 2014 - 8:25pm
November 14, 2012
Water woes continue
WORTHINGTON -- Pressure and bacteria testing was under way Wednesday on the new Lincoln-Pipestone Rural Water line that will be used to supplement...
November 14, 2012 - 8:19pm
May 23, 2012
Project running dry?
WORTHINGTON -- In 1990, 20 communities in the tri-state area began conversation for the Lewis and Clark Regional Water System. Ground was broken in 2003 after Congress authorization. Today, the project will be about five to six years behind schedule if federal funding begins streaming...
May 23, 2012 - 9:37pm
April 15, 2012
New, higher speed internet service offered
WORTHINGTON -- For years, rural residents haven't had the luxury of accessing amazingly fast Internet, but new advancements in technology are...
April 15, 2012 - 8:23pm
March 13, 2012
New sound system for Memorial Auditorium
WORTHINGTON -- Worthington City Council Members approved replacement of the sound system for the Memorial Auditorium Tuesday during their council...
March 13, 2012 - 10:00pm
November 21, 2011
Commissioners at odds over funding
WORTHINGTON -- Nobles County commissioners spent two hours Monday morning reviewing the 2012 budget in hopes of trimming a proposed 8 percent...
November 21, 2011 - 9:43pm
July 19, 2011
County's park system debated
KINBRAE -- After meeting for nearly an hour with members of the Nobles County Park Board Monday night, county commissioners walked away with the realization their parks board doesn't want to part with any of the properties currently in the system. The meeting at Maka Oicu County...
July 19, 2011 - 9:32pm
June 27, 2011
Transit system to be affected by shutdown
WORTHINGTON -- If no budget agreement can be reached and the Minnesota government shuts down, Prairieland Transit System will be impacted. There will be no subsidized taxi rides provided. Prairieland Transit System Central Dispatch will not be in operation. All rides offered through...
June 27, 2011 - 9:39pm
August 24, 2010
Fate of public health agency still undecided
WORTHINGTON -- After a nearly two-hour meeting Tuesday afternoon with representatives of Lincoln-Lyon-Murray-Pipestone Public Health, Nobles County Commissioners ultimately decided to seek more information on a system that would allow the county to maintain local control of its public...
August 24, 2010 - 8:40pm
July 20, 2010
Bank robbery case moves into federal court system
WORTHINGTON -- Two of the four people charged in the July 2 robbery of the First State Bank Southwest, Rushmore branch, are now facing the federal...
July 20, 2010 - 8:24pm