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Study: Immigrants make up growing part of workforce, tax base of ND, Minnesota
Grassroots Community Theatre readies for interactive performances
Fire destroys vacant home near Okabena
Who’s your favorite president?
Pipe rolls off truck, killing worker on Minnesota highway project
Wild focused on increasing lead over Blackhawks before 6-day break
Doug Wolter: Champions are built, not born
High school sports roundup: RRC girls complete undefeated conference season
Twins' Gibson hopes new motion will deliver healthier arm
Wild's Graovac focused on proving he belongs
Developmentally disabled caregivers would receive raises under plan
Keeping our promise on the Supreme Court
Let’s keep eyes and ears open in the ‘swamp’
Column: Don't blame your pain on the weather
Column: WCS event for incoming kindergarten students is March 16
Elta E. Barker
Edna De Wilde
Lloyd John Ebner
Column: Worthington’s first Shorty — A colorful life and a sad end
At 102, Eleanore Ebeling enjoys a sharp mind -- and daily exercise, too
You gotta have heart: Heart attack recovery sets new priorities for Murphy
Disheveled Theologian: Some thoughts on love in this Valentines week
Looking Back: 1942 -- Worthington taking part in 'salvage for victory' program
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Meester 60th Anniversary
Birth: Feb. 18, 2017
Coyer 100th birthday
Data: Feb. 21, 2017
2016-2017 Community and Visitor Guide
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April 17, 2014
MN launches new ad campaign to hype tourism
ST. PAUL — “Only in Minnesota” doesn’t refer just to snow in mid-April. It’s also the theme of the state’s largest-ever marketing campaign to lure tourists to Minnesota and persuade Minnesotans to vacation in their home state. The Explore Minnesota tourism agency has...
April 17, 2014 - 7:41pm
November 4, 2013
Community contest seeks designs for tourism trailer
WORTHINGTON — Mike Smith of Smith Trucking and the Worthington Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) are announcing a local contest to create...
November 4, 2013 - 11:43pm
May 8, 2013
U of M wants towns for tourism project
ST. PAUL -- The University of Minnesota is seeking non-metro communities and townships of less than 1,500 for a special project over the next 18 months aimed at boosting a community's long-term destination appeal. This project will help small communities across Minnesota discover...
May 8, 2013 - 10:39pm
February 26, 2013
Increase in tourism budget is considered
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota's resorts, government and residents would benefit from a larger tourism marketing effort, supporters of a bill to double...
February 26, 2013 - 9:55pm
September 18, 2012
Riley elected VP of tourism group
SLAYTON -- Christy Surprenant Riley, Community Relations Coordinator for Murray County, was elected vice president of the Southern Minnesota Tourism Association (SMTA) at its annual meeting on Sept. 13 in Owatonna. Riley has been involved with SMTA for several years and has served...
September 18, 2012 - 10:00pm
July 29, 2012
Macklin, Goettig attend southern Minn. tourism meeting
WORTHINGTON -- Darlene Macklin, executive director of the Worthington Area Convention & Visitors Bureau, and Ashley Goettig, administrative assistant/CVB coordinator attended the Southern Minnesota Tourism Association's Board of Director's meeting July 19 in Worthington. The Southern...
July 29, 2012 - 8:51pm
May 6, 2011
Tourism week begins
WORTHINGTON -- The Worthington Area Convention & Visitors Bureau is gearing up for a new tourism season, just in time for National Tourism Week,...
May 6, 2011 - 7:46pm
April 12, 2010
'The Mound' is point of local interest
OCHEYEDAN, Iowa -- It's more than a mound. As the residents of Ocheyedan may tell you, their community -- known as the "Home of The Mound"...
April 12, 2010 - 12:00am
April 11, 2010
Luverne's little church on the hill: Wayside Chapel offers travelers pause for reflection
LUVERNE -- It's barely large enough to seat three people, but for nearly 50 years, the Wayside Chapel along U.S.
April 11, 2010 - 12:00am
Boats have storied histories: Queen's presence on Iowa Great Lakes dates back to 1884
ARNOLDS PARK, Iowa -- For 89 years, the original steamboat Queen traversed the waters of West Okoboji, hauling lumber and mail, but mostly people,...
April 11, 2010 - 12:00am
April 10, 2010
Airport offers good first impression for Worthington guests
WORTHINGTON -- Many Worthington residents may not visit or utilize Worthington Municipal Airport, but that doesn't mean the facility isn't an...
April 10, 2010 - 12:00am
April 8, 2010
Train depot is longtime Worthington landmark
WORTHINGTON -- As a gathering place during the heyday of passenger train transport and the locale for at least a few celebrity sightings, the...
April 8, 2010 - 12:00am
April 6, 2010
Hinkly House renovations complete
LUVERNE -- More than a decade after volunteers with the Rock County Historical Society began restoring the Hinkly House Museum to the Queen Anne...
April 6, 2010 - 12:00am
Soldiers' stories: Herreid Military Museum is monument to Rock County's World War II heroes
LUVERNE -- Whether you have an hour or an afternoon, the Rock County Veteran's Memorial Building in downtown Luverne is a must-see for anyone...
April 6, 2010 - 12:00am
April 1, 2010
Worthington's great lake: Lake Okabena is community's playground
WORTHINGTON -- By people who live in and around Worthington, it is most often referred to as just "the lake." As in, "Let's walk around...
April 1, 2010 - 12:00am