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St. Matthew’s celebrates 125 years
Solar cars make stop in Worthington as part of national event
Former Minnesota Vikings coach Dennis Green dies
While crews work to restore power, Northland residents without electricity improvise, adapt
Free dental care event at Concordia gives Grafton woman a reason to smile
Amateur baseball: Lakefield wins playoff slugfest
Amateur baseball: Adrian forces Game 3 with win over Lakefield
Legion baseball: Post 5 exits from district tournament
Les Knutson: Town ball parks are full of history
Scott Rall: Prairie View -- The rest of the story
Column: Doubling down on principle at the Republican convention
Column: Self-worship over sound judgment
Letter: Thanks, Worthington, for support of Arc
Letter: Local coverage in newspaper has been lacking
Column: You know what they say ...
Barbara Ann Amundson
Frances Marie Ellefson
Audrey A. Faber
THE SCHIZ: Barber keeps on clipping at downtown Worthington shop
Column: A memorable — and cold — arrival in Worthington in 1872
Column: Father knows best
Looking Back: 2006 -- Reisdorfer honored with statewide nursing award
Barn to Dance: Mayville summer tradition going strong after 27 years
Out and About
Davis 85th birthday
Birth: July 22, 2016
Birth: July 20, 2016
Bullerman 85th birthday
Burns 90th birthday
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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