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Counting the lives lost to intimate violence
Dayton offers $41 billion budget
A gathering of ‘deer’ friends
Traffic stop leads to drug bust
Prep girls basketball: Southwest Minnesota Christian remains undefeated in conference
Prep boys basketball: Fluit shot wins it for Edgerton
Prep hockey: Luverne gets sweep over Worthington
Prep wrestling: Jackson County Central gets key win; Adrian nipped on the road
Prep gymnastics: Jackson County Central finds 140s again
Column: A blueprint for success in 2015
Letter: A common-sense approach to energy policy
Letter: Bowled over by football -- literally
Letter: Stop creation of Internet 'slow lanes'
Letter: Look to commandments for answers
Judy & Bruce Schmidt
Dennis Palmer Luitjens
Allan (Al) Altnow
Raymond E. Barrett
Revving for retirement: Ricker leaves full-time ministry after almost 20 years at First Lutheran
Looking Back: 1940 -- Nobles County ranks among top flax producers in Minnesota
Looking Back: 1940 - Steamed turned into blades of new turbine at Worthington power plant
Column: On a mild, windy January day, some storm stories
Out & About: Jan. 16-31
Out and About
Ruesch 80th birthday
Altman 80th birthday
Hitzemann 85th birthday
Spessard 90th birthday
Hallstrom 99th birthday
Data: Jan. 27, 2015
Data: Jan. 26, 2015
Data: Jan. 25, 2015
Data: Jan. 23, 2015
Special School Board Meeting January
Ailts fulfills lifelong dream by staying at home
WORTHINGTON -- When Julie Ailts was in first grade, she knew she wanted to become a teacher. It's only fitting she returned to teach the very same grade in her hometown. "I remember going to Central and walking in for the back-to-school meeting and I was terrified," Ailts said...
March 28, 2012 - 6:01am
Family business brings Nickel back home
WORTHINGTON -- As a child, Jeff Nickel would lend a helping hand cleaning his parents' office at Nickel and Associates. Some 20 years later, Nickel is now one of the four insurance agents for the family business located on North Humiston Avenue. "We moved to Worthington when I was...
March 28, 2012 - 6:00am
March 26, 2012
Standafer back where he belongs
WORTHINGTON -- John Standafer wanted to come back to a small town. The opportunity to move back to his hometown of Worthington wasn't planned, but it has proven to be the right choice. "I'd been waiting to get to a small town for some time," Standafer said. "It just happened to...
March 26, 2012 - 4:09pm
A family of firefighters
SIBLEY, Iowa -- They get together at the usual family gathering -- Christmas, Thanksgiving, graduations -- and idle chit-chat always turns to the same subject. They might start out talking football or fishing, but it doesn't take long for a family passion to come up -- firefighting. With...
March 26, 2012 - 4:00pm
Ingenthron a fixture at City Hall
WORTHINGTON -- When Rosa Ingenthron started her work study program at Worthington City Hall in 1976, she never imagined she would be "one of those ladies." "There were these ladies at city hall who had been working here for 30 years," Ingenthron said. "I thought to myself, 'How...
March 26, 2012 - 3:54pm
Region home -- once again -- for Haley Moore
WORTHINGTON -- Most weekdays find Haley Moore in the basement of a historic building on Worthington's 10th Street, where she fashions bison hides into fine leather goods. But when she leaves her day job at the Cows' Outside/Buffalo Billfold Co., her day is far from over.
March 26, 2012 - 3:35pm
March 8, 2012
Marilyn takes America by viral storm ... thanks to Eatbeat review of Olive Garden
March 8, 2012 - 2:14pm
January 30, 2012
Rick Santorum making stop in Luverne
LUVERNE -- Republican Presidential candidate Rick Santorum will visit Luverne at 7:30 p.m. tonight at the Pizza Ranch for a meet and greet. The former Pennsylvania senator will be the first 2012 presidential candidate to campaign in Minnesota this year.
January 30, 2012 - 11:03am
January 18, 2012
Wikipedia blacks out site to protest US bills
January 18, 2012 - 5:09pm
UPDATE: Dayton's stadium decision: no decision yet
ST. PAUL -- Gov. Mark Dayton says he does not have enough information to get behind a Vikings stadium plan, but appears to be leaning toward a western downtown Minneapolis site. The governor released pages of information about the three major potential stadium locations Wednesday,...
January 18, 2012 - 5:02pm
Perham's Gabbard plays in first game since on-court collapse nearly a year ago
January 18, 2012 - 3:54pm
January 3, 2012
UPDATE: Brewster bank robbery suspect in FBI custody
BREWSTER -- A suspect in the armed robbery of the Rolling Hills Bank & Trust in Brewster Tuesday was arrested within hours of the incident Tuesday, according to the Nobles County Sheriff's Office. Nobles County Chief Deputy Chris Heinrichs said the Federal Bureau of Investigation...
January 3, 2012 - 5:49pm
Brewster bank robbed at gunpoint
BREWSTER -- A suspect in the armed robbery of the Rolling Hills Bank & Trust in Brewster Tuesday was arrested within hours of the incident, according...
January 3, 2012 - 12:29pm
December 13, 2011
VIDEO: Inexpensive Christmas gift ideas
The holiday countdown is in full swing. You have just a few days to come up with the perfect gift idea without breaking the bank.
December 13, 2011 - 12:52pm
December 8, 2011
Va. Tech locks down after officer, 1 other killed
BLACKSBURG, Va. (AP) -- A man killed a police officer and another person after a traffic stop Thursday at Virginia Tech, sending a shudder through campus as students and faculty were told to stay inside and police searched for the gunman, school officials said. It was the first...
December 8, 2011 - 2:24pm