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Nobles County camping all about quality
Grant gives boost to Southwest Crisis Center
White House touts rural investment fund
Worthington police advise against utilities scam in region
Amateur baseball: Jackson ends series with Adrian
Legion baseball: St. James routs Luverne
Wrestling: Keegan Moore adds another national title
Les Knutson: Bruce Meyer, Bob Thomas helped get '64 baseball title
Blast From the Past: In '64, WHS stole the diamond
Column: Minnesota’s corn check-off makes positive impact beyond the farm
Column: Off and on the record
Column: Limousine liberalism's good works
Letter: Entenza not the candidate he says he is
As others see it: Kids Count - room to grow
Gladys B. Eitreim
Carol Jean Tomford
Wayne W. Lange
In the footsteps: Trekkers re-enact pioneer handcart journey
Column: When getting on the road again, know you've come a long way
Religion briefs: July 24
Guthrie’s ‘My Fair Lady’ is lavish and ‘loverly’
Looking Back: 1939 - Large bowling alley planned in Worthington
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Wietzema 50th anniversary
Greve 50th anniversary
2014 Sample Ballot
Data: July 26, 2014
Summary of Minutes for Nobles County Board
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Data: July 24, 2014
February 21, 2014
Blizzard leaves many in area stranded
ERIN TRESTER firstname.lastname@example.org WORTHINGTON — The worst is over. We hope. Southwest Minnesota was rocked Thursday night by winds as up to 45 mph in some areas, and some towns saw as much as five inches of snowfall. Roads were in such severe conditions that the Minnesota Department...
February 21, 2014 - 9:50pm
February 19, 2014
As others see it: A case of more planning being needed
West Central Tribune Minnesota state and local officials are ill-prepared to respond to any major oil-train fire incident in the state. The case of the recent derailment, explosion and fire of an oil train near Casselton, N.D., on Dec. 31 is a prime example. Vast amounts of fire-suppression...
opinion / editorials
February 19, 2014 - 3:53pm
February 18, 2014
Coalition proposes 5 percent fuel sales tax
ST. PAUL -- A proposal to increase Minnesota fuel taxes by the equivalent of 15 cents a gallon is similar to a proposal that lawmakers may consider after the 2014 legislative session convenes next week, the two legislative transportation finance chairmen said Tuesday. The proposal...
February 18, 2014 - 10:10pm
February 12, 2014
Oil transportation fee sought for safety programs
ST. PAUL — Improved crude oil safety measures should be funded by charging 0.01 cent per gallon on all crude transported in Minnesota, the state Legislature’s transportation finance chairmen said Wednesday. “This particular oil is especially volatile, and as we have seen through...
February 12, 2014 - 9:53pm
February 10, 2014
On the road to a tax hike?
DON DAVIS Forum News Service ST. PAUL — Many northwest Minnesotans depend on volunteer bus drivers to get them around, a Crookston woman told a legislative committee hearing Monday, saying that her organization needs continued state support to keep the service operating. “We...
February 10, 2014 - 10:40pm
February 7, 2014
Murray, Lyon counties pass transportation resolution
WORTHINGTON — Sending a strong signal that the state can no longer afford to delay, Murray County and Lyon County are joining more than 70 other counties from across Minnesota that have passed a resolution to support a comprehensive transportation funding package in 2014. By passing...
news / crime
February 7, 2014 - 10:58pm
January 30, 2014
Minnesota State Patrol issues statewide report on blizzard
WORTHINGTON — The Minnesota State Patrol (MSP) released a compiled incident report Wednesday of the accidents that occurred during the blizzard that hit most of the state over the weekend. The report included incidents that occurred from Saturday to Monday due to the blizzard,...
January 30, 2014 - 9:15am
January 27, 2014
As others see it: Coalition a good step
We have long advocated on the importance of a high-quality transportation system for the state of Minnesota. Thus, we compliment the large statewide coalition, Move On, calling for an investment in maintaining and improving Minnesota’s transportation system. The state strives...
opinion / editorials
January 27, 2014 - 9:42pm
January 23, 2014
Coalition organizes to seek transportation money
ST. PAUL — Transportation advocates have compiled one of the largest coalitions ever to fight for state money, but they do not know how much they will seek or where they would get it. Move MN launched a campaign Thursday to persuade state legislators and Gov. Mark Dayton to boost...
news / politics
January 23, 2014 - 10:15pm