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After fire, businesses pick up pieces
Minnesota students again score top marks on ACTs
Racial unrest mounts
Fire engulfs 11th Street house
School board kicks off the year
Girls tennis: Trojans fall 6-1 in opener
Prep soccer: Optimism running high in Worthington
Prep tennis: Luverne netters split with Montevideo, YME
Blast from the Past: Answers to Saturday's quiz
Prep tennis: Consistency is key for Worthington
Letter: Ox carts once traveled same path
Letter: Support makes camp experience possibl
Letter: Where do Relay for Life funds go?
Column: Internal watchdogs keep government services accountable
Column: Why I don’t — and should never — cruise
Donald Paul Feit
Janice "Jan" Kaye Mischke
Religion briefs: Aug. 21
Column: A new friend can be an answer to prayer
1939: Chautauqua pavilion to be razed
Looking Back: 2004 -- Hurricane-force winds flatten crops
Column: The wayward days of hemp growers and bootleggers
Out and About
Wolff 90th birthday
Niessink 50th anniversary
Masching 50th anniversary
Krogman 85th birthday
Strolz 90th birthday
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March 27, 2010
An area of opportunity
WORTHINGTON -- Dr.
March 27, 2010 - 12:00am
March 20, 2010
Jahn set for Bioscience Conference
WORTHINGTON -- Molly Jahn, the acting under secretary for research, education and economics at the United States Department of Agriculture, will discuss new opportunities for rural agriculture during her keynote address Friday at the sixth annual Regional Bioscience Conference. "I'm...
March 20, 2010 - 12:00am
February 19, 2010
Brief: Presenting drainage study findings
WORTHINGTON -- The results of a two-year project between the Heron Lake Watershed District, Son-D-Farms and Loosbrock Farm Draining examining water management and its effects on water quality and crop production will be presented in a workshop at 1:30 p.m. Thursday, at the Nobles...
February 19, 2010 - 12:00am
October 31, 2009
WREDC gets grant
WORTHINGTON -- USDA Rural Development State Director Colleen Landkamer was in Worthington Friday to present the Worthington Regional Economic Development Corp. (WREDC) with a $99,900 grant to benefit small businesses within Nobles County. The grant will combine with WREDC's existing...
October 31, 2009 - 12:00am
October 25, 2008
YMCA receives loan guarantee
WORTHINGTON -- The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Rural Development has guaranteed a $3 million loan through First State Bank Southwest for the new YMCA and City of Worthington Aquatics Center, which is scheduled for a groundbreaking ceremony at 2 p.m. Nov. 2.
October 25, 2008 - 12:00am
October 24, 2008
Brief: YMCA event is this morning
WORTHINGTON -- The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) and First State Bank Southwest will award $3 million to the City of Worthington to help build a new YMCA facility during a program scheduled for 10:30 a.m. today at the Y, 211 11th St. USDA Rural Development has guaranteed...
October 24, 2008 - 12:00am
August 19, 2008
USDA's Dorr visits Jackson, offers funds for water project
JACKSON -- Thomas Dorr, Under Secretary for Rural Development with the U.S.
August 19, 2008 - 12:00am
July 18, 2008
Editorial: A bunch of 'hog' wash
"It's like rain on your wedding day; It's a free ride when you've already paid ..." -- "Ironic," Alanis Morissette There are no lines in this mid-'90s hit about hogs at Worthington's JBS Swift and Co. plant, but there well could be after Wednesday's events. "We did suspend our...
July 18, 2008 - 12:00am
July 17, 2008
Alleged inhumane act shuts down JBS Swift kill floor
WORTHINGTON -- Hundreds of squealing hogs sat in trailers in the blazing heat Wednesday while truckers wondered when the kill floor at JBS Swift and Co. would re-open. With little information from the plant, the truckers who waited with their loads were angry and disgusted. "I've...
July 17, 2008 - 12:00am