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Lightning punches hole in roof, causes fire at Wis. assisted living residence
The future of the state's rural economy is already here, and it looks a lot like southwest Minnesota
Lost hunter built fire, drank bog water to survive 3 days before rescuers pulled him from Minn. forest
Level 3 offender moving to Worthington
Ness to speak in Pipestone on quilting
College football: Red-hot Colson leads Bluejays offense
Scott Rall: Saturday has double-duty
Cross country: Runck, Piotter lead MLA boys past WHS at Loon Lake
Thursday prep roundup: Pipestone Area sweeps Worthington
With its quirks and acoustics, Williams Arena could give Lynx advantage in WNBA finals
Watching "Vietnam," rethinking one's own youth
Finders keepers doesn't apply to kindness
GREAT INDOORS: Oozing with fall flavors, spiced rum adds richness to pumpkin cobbler
In a pickle over a side dish?
Wine evolution class also teaches basic appreciation
Polly Anna Van Der Linden
Marjorie Ann Leen
Rick "Ricky" Twait
Looking Back: 1992 -- Wellstone was speaker at King Turkey Day
KTD speaker: Start noticing people
Disheveled Theologian: Evening reminiscences
Column: Sunday afternoon outing sufficient for true world wonder
Looking Back: 1992 -- Bristow joins staff of local insurer
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Bruns 50th anniversary
Jensen 85th birthday
Hohensee 50th anniversary
Wallace 80th birthday
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July 2, 2015
Fireworks — more fun for humans than pets
WORTHINGTON — It was a year ago today when Jason Turner’s dog, Addie, ran away from home after being scared by fireworks. “We live by the lake, and there were people in our area that were lighting off fireworks, and they were pretty loud,” Turner said. “We never had a...
July 2, 2015 - 10:02pm
April 6, 2015
Sheldon police looking for tips
SHELDON, Iowa — The Sheldon Police Department is investigating two criminal mischief incidents during which suspects used a sharp instrument to scratch the paint on vehicles, causing a significant amount of damage to the paint surfaces. The incidents occurred sometime Wednesday...
April 6, 2015 - 8:44pm
March 24, 2015
House passes minimum wage exceptions
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota House passed a bill Monday night that would allow employers to pay a lower wage to workers who make more than $4 per hour in tips. The bill, which passed 78-55, represents an effort by the Republican-controlled House to blunt the minimum-wage increases...
March 24, 2015 - 8:32pm
February 23, 2015
Minimum wage fight reignites in House
ST. PAUL — After a highly partisan and contentious debate last spring that resulted in raising Minnesota’s minimum wage, a Republican House...
February 23, 2015 - 9:48pm
August 21, 2014
Column: Tell the story, don’t be it
SAN DIEGO — Here are four tips for young reporters willing to learn from the mistakes of those caught up in the events of Ferguson, Mo. n Learn how to cover a story without becoming the story. n If you want to express opinions, become an opinion writer. But as long as you’re...
August 21, 2014 - 5:55pm
May 8, 2014
What can you do to help?
WORTHINGTON — Every little bit helps when it comes to conserving water, according to Worthington Public Utilities General Manager Scott Hain....
May 8, 2014 - 7:41pm
March 29, 2012
Start-up tips for business offered at conference
WORTHINGTON -- For anyone interested in starting a business of any kind, the eighth annual Regional Bioscience Conference would have been a good place to be Thursday afternoon. "Launching a New Business: Navigating the Mine Field" offered conference attendees expertise in protecting...
March 29, 2012 - 9:30pm
June 9, 2011
Staying safe in the summer sun
WORTHINGTON -- After a brutal winter and a stormy spring, nothing seems more attractive than basking in the sunshine. Still, the summer sun and...
June 9, 2011 - 12:00pm
June 2, 2011
Gas tips to benefit 4-year-old
WORTHINGTON -- Both Casey's locations in Worthington will offer a "pump gas for tips event" from 3 to 7 p.m. today. The family of 4-year-old Anthony Bents of Rushmore will pump gas for tips at both stores. All tips will go to benefit 4-year-old Anthony, who is fighting cancer.
June 2, 2011 - 8:42pm
November 22, 2010
Tips to curb overeating during holiday season
November 22, 2010 - 2:30pm
October 27, 2010
Have a spooky -- and safe -- Halloween night
WORTHINGTON -- It was a dark and scary night, full of zombies, ghosts, vampires and the occasional ballerina ... Halloween should be a little...
October 27, 2010 - 8:21pm
July 14, 2010
Boisterous server audience greets Emmer
ROSEVILLE - Ol' Mexico Restaurante and Cantina likely never has been as rowdy as Wednesday when governor candidate Tom Emmer met with food and...
July 14, 2010 - 8:43pm
July 12, 2010
As others see it: Tip for Emmer - Don't cut pay for low-income workers
In 2008, a survey of restaurant owners in Minnesota found that the average server earned $15.43 per hour in wages and tips. Some earn a lot more than that, of course. And others -- think of the person who tops off your coffee in your favorite small-town diner -- make far less. All...
July 12, 2010 - 12:00am
December 4, 2009
Tips for holiday shopping safety
WORTHINGTON -- The hustle and bustle of holiday shopping can be just as much fun as watching a gift recipient's excitement on Christmas morning, but shopping during the holiday season can also present unique dangers. According to Worthington Director of Public Safety Mike Cumiskey,...
December 4, 2009 - 12:00am