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Historical Society ad hoc group presents plan for Armory
Minnesota West hosts Law Enforcement Day
County considers up to $17 million in bonding
Taxi service is up for proposals
Worthington man faces drug charges
Section football: Fulda, MLA, MCC finish the job
College volleyball: West shows spark against Riverland
Section cross country: Windom boys ready to make a run; Worthington in Minnetrista
Iowa state cross country: Sieperda, Anderson lead G-LR/CL boys to big meet
High school football: H-BC, E/E win big in section playoffs
Editorial: Schomacker for District 22A Representative
Letter: Our schools are committed to our students and our community
Column: The celebrity's apprentice
Editorial: Hamilton for District 22B Representative
Letter: Vote yes for Sunday liquor sales in Worthington
James G. Myers
Ralph Wellington Thueson
Carol E. Anderson
Eleanor Clarke Garrish
Disheveled Theologian: Banana bread evangelism
2016 Local Business Guide Directory
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
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Speaker demands health insurance action or will ask Dayton to resign
October 4, 2012
Cleaning up a mess
Worthington city workers clean up a rotten tree by Lake Okabena that fell during Wednesday night's strong winds.
October 4, 2012 - 9:47pm
August 15, 2012
Operation Round Up apps accepted
WORTHINGTON -- By volunteering to round-up their utility bills, Nobles Cooperative Electric members are helping their neighbors and their communities through Operation Round Up. Operation Round Up helps people and organizations by providing financial assistance to non-profit organizations...
August 15, 2012 - 12:29am
May 2, 2012
Sign up for Wilder pageant tour
WORTHINGTON --The Plum Creek and Pioneerland Library Systems are partnering with the Wilder Pageant Board to provide a free chartered bus tour July 7 to the Laura Ingalls Wilder Pageant in Walnut Grove. The live performance will be from 9 to 11 p.m. Registration is required and bus...
May 2, 2012 - 9:40pm
April 10, 2012
Spring pick up begins this month
WORTHINGTON -- It's that time of the year again for spring cleaning. Residents can begin placing unwanted items on the curb Monday for the annual city-wide spring trash pick-up. The service will commence Monday, April 23, and is limited for the city's residential utility customers. Residents...
April 10, 2012 - 8:33pm
March 6, 2012
Retail committee gears up for St. Patrick's Day
WORTHINGTON -- The Worthington Area Chamber of Commerce Retail Committee is looking forward to a very festive St. Patrick's Day for businesses in the city. "Saving O' The Green" is the first St. Patrick's Day event the committee has planned, according to retail committee chairwoman...
March 6, 2012 - 7:59pm
February 29, 2012
UP line reopens after derailment
BREWSTER -- Union Pacific Railroad crews completed replacement of 1,000 feet of track Tuesday night and reopened the line to rail travel by 11:30 p.m. -- about 27 hours after a train derailment northeast of Brewster. Mark Davis, a spokesperson for Union Pacific, said the cause of...
February 29, 2012 - 9:31pm
February 19, 2012
UP staff donates to food pantry
WORTHINGTON -- United Prairie Bank staff recently presented Manna Food Pantry with a check for $495.80. The donation was made possible by the UPB Denim for Dollars program, through which the employees pay $5 to wear jeans on Fridays. The money is then matched by corporate funds...
February 19, 2012 - 9:50pm
December 13, 2011
Workers secure a wall panel lifted in place by a large crane as progress continues on the new fire station Tuesday afternoon in Worthington.
December 13, 2011 - 10:35pm
September 19, 2011
District 518 up, down on state test scores
WORTHINGTON -- Worthington School District 518 students experienced mixed results in the statewide math and reading assessment tests. Every...
September 19, 2011 - 9:56pm
May 15, 2011
Kilen Woods spruced up
LAKEFIELD -- Volunteers added their GreenTouch to Kilen Woods State Park near Lakefield May 7. Sponsored by Federated Rural Electric in Jackson, eight volunteers helped spruce up Kilen Woods. About 20 Touchstone Energy Cooperatives across the state helped promote a clean-up day at...
May 15, 2011 - 8:29pm
May 8, 2011
Lake clean up in Worthington
WORTHINGTON -- Assisted by scores of volunteers armed with gloves and black trash bags, Lake Okabena received its customary spring cleaning Saturday. Human-made...
May 8, 2011 - 7:43pm
May 5, 2011
Lake clean up
Members of Brad Grimmius' "You and the Outdoors" class at Worthington High School pick up sticks and trash along the shore and in the parks around...
May 5, 2011 - 8:45pm
February 13, 2011
Deadline for Nobles Cooperative Electric Operation Round Up is March 1
WORTHINGTON -- The deadline for submitting applications for the Nobles Cooperative Electric (NCE) Operation Round Up program is March 1. Operation...
February 13, 2011 - 8:01pm
January 23, 2011
Deadline nears for Round Up
JACKSON --The application deadline for the next round of Operation Round Up funds from Federated Rural Electric's Trust Board is Feb. 25. Operation Round Up involves about 70 percent of Federated's members in Jackson and Martin counties who allow their monthly electric bills to be...
January 23, 2011 - 8:17pm
December 11, 2009
Investigation shows man run over by UP tanker was intoxicated
WORTHINGTON - According to reports from the investigation into a November train/pedestrian accident, the victim was intoxicated and trying to crawl under a Union Pacific (UP) tanker car to cross the tracks when he was run over. A report released this week by the Worthington Police...
December 11, 2009 - 12:00am