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Which way do we go? Roundabout proven safer, but some are confused
Hog heaven: Sibley-Ocheyedan FFA chapter meets fundraising goal
St. Gabriel's Church gives back with Stations of the Cross donation
Minnesota West volunteers to be featured during fund drive
Some Minnesota highways will get higher speed limits
Section 3A boys basketball: DeBoer board, free throw save Southwest
Girls basketball: MCW, BEA, JCC, Pipestone Area move on
College wrestling: Henning, Farris ousted in nationals
State wrestling tournament: Axford upsets No. 1; Two Trojans in semis
State Class A wrestling tournament: W/ML's Stevens goes OT to advance
Column: A step forward in Afghanistan
Column: District 518 moving forward with high school addition project
Column: The waiting game Boehner can't win
Column: Workforce housing key to economic growth in Greater Minnesota
Column: Twitter as America's conscience
Joseph L. Tolver
Robert H. Strandberg
Joan Vance Wiley
A real puzzler: Pat Loosbrock puts together works of art, piece by piece
Column: Hay! Did you know about our town's wonder crop?
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Looking Back: 1940 - Historic Chautauqua Park pavilion torn down
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Lamfers 80th birthday
Grube 80th birthday
Erdman 80th birthday
Moser 85th birthday
Data: Feb. 28, 2015
Data: Feb. 27, 2015
Notice of Proposed City Ordinance
Notice of Mortgage Foreclosure Sale
Data: Feb. 24, 2015
February 20, 2015
Passage to Peru
I press the GO button. We’ve been to numerous Caribbean islands, and we’ve been to the middle Americas. The chance to go to Peru has loomed large the past few years, and at long last we’ve determined that it is time to go. Our friend Marcy has family in Peru, and they own a...
lifestyles / travel
February 20, 2015 - 10:02pm
February 4, 2015
Luchts share adventures of a lifetime
WORTHINGTON — For a couple who loves traveling, what could be better than spending their 50th wedding anniversary in Ireland? And why not bring the whole family and a few friends along? There’s even room for a few more people if anyone wants to join the fun! For Le and Larry...
February 4, 2015 - 9:48pm
January 8, 2015
MnDOT advising no unnecessary travel tonight
MANKATO -- No unnecessary travel in south central Minnesota later today and tonight is being advised by the Mankato office of the Minnesota Department of Transportation. Wind gusts forecasted around 40-50 mph combined with the recent snow may result in dramatically reduced visibility,...
January 8, 2015 - 11:55am
January 7, 2015
MnDOT advising no unnecessary travel tonight; Recent snow, high winds and extreme cold to make travel risky
MANKATO – (2 p.m.) No unnecessary travel in south central and southwestern Minnesota tonight is being advised by the Mankato office of the Minnesota Department of Transportation. Wind gusts forecasted around 30-40 mph after dark combined with the recent snow will result in dramatically...
January 7, 2015 - 11:06am
January 5, 2015
WHS band students explore Florida, uphold Minnesota roots
WORTHINGTON — Minnesota pride swelled in the hearts of over 130 Worthington High School (WHS) band students who toured Florida between Dec. 26 and Jan. 2. Many of them were in the Sunshine State for the first time. “I’ve never been to Florida before, and I enjoyed the palm...
January 5, 2015 - 10:33am
January 4, 2015
‘Spirit of Worthington’ marching band in Florida
WORTHINGTON — Exiting I-90 at midnight Friday following a nearly 30-hour bus ride, the “Spirit of Worthington” Trojan marching band received a celebratory greeting and escort from Worthington Fire Department and law enforcement vehicles and personnel. And why not? The musical...
January 4, 2015 - 9:30pm
December 29, 2014
Worthington band travels to Florida
December 29, 2014 - 8:29pm
December 22, 2014
As others see it: The best gift -- get there safe
Like the drone of Christmas music in the mall, the advice is easy to tune out and dismiss. Yeah, yeah, got it, got it. But there are 98.6 million reasons to pay attention. That’s the number of travelers expected to be journeying at least 50 miles from their homes during this Christmas...
opinion / editorials
December 22, 2014 - 8:54pm
August 15, 2014
The first stamp in our passports
CRAILSHEIM, Germany — After months of anticipation, on the morning my mom and I were to join a group of Worthington area people on a cultural exchange to our sister city in Crailsheim, Germany, we sat in our car with tears clouding our vision. The tears weren’t shed out of fear...
August 15, 2014 - 9:50pm
July 18, 2014
On the Bourbon Trail: Jeep trip takes couple to back roads of Kentucky
Legend has it that Paul Jones Jr., a Kentucky bourbon maker, was head over heels for a beautiful Southern belle. She turned down his romantic advances several times until he finally issued an ultimatum: He would ask for her hand one last time and then give up his quest. Instead of...
lifestyles / travel
July 18, 2014 - 4:33pm