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Ranum pleads guilty to three felony charges
New 72-unit apartment complex planned for Grand Avenue
Sanford Worthington Medical Center begins CEO transition
Bumper bushels: Farmers reap rewards from timely rains
Candidate debates to air Thursday on public TV
High school football: H-BC, E/E win big in section playoffs
High school football: Trojans fall to Sibley East, Luverne tops St. Peter
Section 3A South volleyball: Higher seeds win first-round matches
Section football playoffs: Showdown season is here
Prep football: H-LP finishes off perfect regular season
Editorial: Hamilton for District 22B Representative
Letter: Vote yes for Sunday liquor sales in Worthington
Letter: More feasible -- and affordable -- plan needed for school district
Letter: Businesses should take down political signs
Letter: Trump has ‘vision and fortitude’ needed for presidency
Ralph W. Thueson
Linda Diann Finke
Margaret "Jean" Bolin
Patricia "Pat" J. Smedsrud
Eleanor Clarke Garrish
Looking Back: 2006 -- Worthington Ambulance Service wins honor
Pumpkin soup perfect start for lively (but civil) dinner party
Potted mums difficult to establish if planted in fall
Column: Worthington is no stranger to election hullabaloo
New adaptation of ‘Sense and Sensibility’ arrives at Guthrie
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Birth: Oct. 26, 2016
Kill 80th birthday
Taylor 90th birthday
Kunze 90th birthday
Schaap 90th birthday
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City of Worthington Notice of Public Hearing
May 31, 2016
K-9 officer needs help for heartworm treatment
PIPESTONE — A Buffalo Ridge Drug Task Force agent will be out of commission for several weeks after a parasite was discovered in her heart....
May 31, 2016 - 8:43pm
January 14, 2016
Dayton aims money at small, rural communities with water woes
ST. PAUL — Minnesota cities, especially small rural ones, ask the state for money almost every year to improve their sewage treatment systems....
January 14, 2016 - 8:21pm
December 21, 2015
Duluth soaked by supplier? City joins suit that alleges bid rigging for water treatment chemical
DULUTH — The city of Duluth has joined a class-action lawsuit alleging that it was overcharged by suppliers who rigged bids and colluded amongst themselves to fix the price of a commonly used water treatment chemical. Earlier this month, Duluth became the third party to sign on...
December 21, 2015 - 10:08pm
June 28, 2015
Opening of new methadone clinic delayed
DULUTH — The opening of a new methadone clinic here has been pushed back because of delays in the approval process. The facility, owned by the Center for Alcohol and Drug Treatment, is nearing final approval from the Minnesota Board of Pharmacy, CADT Executive Director Gary Olson...
June 28, 2015 - 8:36pm
March 16, 2015
Rescued owl headed to St. Paul treatment center
EAST GRAND FORKS — A male great horned owl with a suspected brain injury has been transported to St. Paul for treatment after being rescued Sunday under the Sorlie Bridge, according to a Facebook post by the East Grand Forks Police Department. Sgt. Steve DeMers responded to a call...
March 16, 2015 - 8:45pm
March 3, 2015
Study shows lasting impact of Minnesota’s drug court
WORTHINGTON — A follow-up study released this week shows significantly lower recidivism rates and reduced incarceration costs due to the success of drug court. In 2012, the Minnesota Judicial Branch released the first comprehensive evaluation of the effectiveness of Minnesota’s...
March 3, 2015 - 9:16pm
December 29, 2014
Celebrate Recovery donates television to jail
WORTHINGTON — Randy and Sue Simonson, founders of the local Celebrate Recovery program, recently donated a new flat-screen television to the Nobles County Jail. Celebrate Recovery has hosted a Friday night class for inmates at the jail for about a year, and the television will enhance...
December 29, 2014 - 8:27pm
September 7, 2014
First-of-its-kind leachate treatment system looks promising
WILLMAR — Initial test results indicate that a too-good-to-be-true method of filtering out hazardous chemicals and contaminants from liquid...
September 7, 2014 - 8:49pm
March 10, 2014
Raising money and hope
ADRIAN — After 16 years as an EMT for the Adrian Ambulance Service, Patty Thier has helped individuals during the most personal of circumstances,...
March 10, 2014 - 10:12pm
March 4, 2014
MN lawmakers hear witnesses praise medical marijuana
ST. PAUL — Seven-year-old Amelia Beaver provided an example about why some Minnesotans want patients with severe illnesses to have access to marijuana. The girl suffered a seizure, one of about 30 she suffers a day, while her mother told the Minnesota House Health and Human Services...
March 4, 2014 - 9:13pm
February 20, 2014
Judge tells Legislature to act on sex offender treatment program
ST. PAUL — A federal judge is putting pressure on the Minnesota Legislature to change how the state deals with some sex offenders. Thursday, five days before the Minnesota Legislature is to convene for its 2014 session, Judge Donovan Frank wrote in a ruling that state lawmakers...
February 20, 2014 - 9:25pm
April 19, 2011
Mental health needs going unmet
WORTHINGTON -- When the state closed its mental health regional treatment centers nearly a decade ago, it left a void in service in southwest...
April 19, 2011 - 9:47pm
February 22, 2010
Talks involve sex offender facility, floods
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota House and Senate negotiators considered expanding the state's sex offender treatment facilities and whether to protect communities downstream from a proposed Fargo-Moorhead flood diversion project Sunday night. Legislative leaders want to take up the final version...
February 22, 2010 - 12:00am
January 12, 2010
City may sell sewage facility
WORTHINGTON -- The Worthington City Council voted Monday night to take the first step in examining the feasibility of selling the city's industrial wastewater treatment facility. JBS has expressed interest in owning the plant, and is the facility's primary user. City Engineer Dwayne...
January 12, 2010 - 12:00am
More options needed for treating children
EDITOR'S NOTE: This is the final installment in a series of stories this week regarding out-of-home placement of children and the community's hope to reverse the trends.
December 12, 2009 - 12:00am