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Farmers Union to host annual meeting
Woman killed in crash identified
Worthington High School celebrates Homecoming
Nobles County budget talks continue
Labor Day Classic: Good day for good lefty
College football: Miscues doom Minnesota West in tough loss
Prep girls soccer: Worthington drops tight game
Prep football: Luverne rolls, Windom Area falls in OT
Iowa prep football: Sibley-Ocheydan, Sheldon prevail
Column: America's real ice bucket challenge
Letter: Never drink during pregnancy
Letter: Recent shootings shouldn't have happened
Letter: Hagedorn will be a voice for our district
Column: Lower corporate tax rates. Now.
Karen C. Loosbrock
Alice Mae Hanson
Alberta "Bertie" Hovde
Donald L. Caauwe
Framing history: Upcoming exhibit focuses on area photographers
Looking Back: 1964 - WJC enrollment up 31 percent
Column: Brewster is still looking great after all these years
Religion briefs: Aug. 28
Looking Back: 1964 - English becomes part of mass at Worthington's St. Mary's
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Taarud 80th birthday
Birth: Aug. 30, 2014
Kraft 80th birthday
Dykstra 50th anniversary
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Notice to the Public by FEMA
August 28, 2014
Study examines how funding cuts, testing emphasis affect Minnesota education
DULUTH — The past decade saw Minnesota school districts weather deep state funding cuts, putting a greater burden on local property tax payers to make up the difference, according to a study by progressive group Minnesota 2020. The St. Paul think tank released the report this...
August 28, 2014 - 9:08pm
March 16, 2014
Rising cost of exams tests schools
ST. PAUL — A growing number of Minnesota districts are taking stock of the tests they give students. And they are asking tough questions about them: How many are really necessary? How often? Which exams tell the most? Spending on standardized testing fees that districts and charter...
March 16, 2014 - 9:23pm
April 17, 2013
WORTHINGTON -- Students were in the middle of a statewide test Tuesday when the online servers began to slow, leaving many students throughout Minnesota unable to continue their exam. "The state system didn't work, and we didn't get to complete our state testing," District 518 Superintendent...
April 17, 2013 - 9:00pm
August 9, 2012
Free nitrate testing today
WORTHINGTON -- Nobles County Environmental Services will offer a free nitrate water-testing clinic at the Nobles County Fair from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. today in the Commercial Exhibit Building. Nitrates are the most common contaminants in Minnesota's groundwater, and in some areas of...
August 9, 2012 - 10:11pm
March 19, 2012
Civil defense siren testing this week
WORTHINGTON -- The Nobles County Dispatch Center will be testing civil defense sirens Thursday throughout the day to ensure maintenance is up to date, according to Worthington Public Safety Director Mike Cumiskey.
March 19, 2012 - 8:50pm
April 16, 2010
Beef gets big boost from feds
WORTHINGTON -- The U.S. Department of Agriculture on Thursday issued a federal order that will allow beef producers in modified bovine tuberculosis zones to transport their breeding animals across state lines without undergoing costly TB testing. The news is positive for beef cattle...
April 16, 2010 - 12:00am
September 29, 2008
Testing deer for TB crucial
ECKLES TOWNSHIP -- Testing deer for bovine tuberculosis could prove crucial to putting Minnesota back to TB-Free status, says state Sen. Rod Skoe, DFL-Clearbrook. "I am hopeful that we will have eliminated bovine TB from Minnesota, but time is going to tell that," Skoe said Thursday...
September 29, 2008 - 1:00pm