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Crow Wing Power members bring solar project to life
Ceremony is Wednesday to remember 75th anniversary of Pearl Harbor
Compassionate Friends to host candle lighting Sunday
Dakota Access ‘fully committed’ to completing pipeline using current route
Beds for better lives
Wolter: Riding the insane NFL roller-coaster
Luverne hockey tops Orono, S-O wrestlers take Okoboji Invite
Boys hockey: LSHSPTCUC score one for each letter in win over Trojans
Minnesota West basketball: Men pick up first win, women keep rolling
WHS basketball: Girls, boys sweep Windom Area on road
Column: Stepping out in faith
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Column: The election really was rigged
Column: The post-truth era of politics
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Geneva J. Strolz
Homemade granola easier, more affordable than you think
PieLogNog: A holiday mashup of chocolate, salted caramel, eggnog and pecan pie
Change maker: Kevin Donovan pushes Worthington, and himself, to succeed
Our region was major supplier of early engines for Humvees
Disheveled Thelogian: A feast, a robbery and a reason to give thanks
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Carter 65th anniversary
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September 9, 2016
Minnesota town wants nation to remember ‘forgotten hero’ who shot down Russian fighter jets
CLINTON, Minn. -- The small town of Clinton has not forgotten its native son for his bravery in the service of country. It’s hoping the nation will not either. Residents in the Big Stone County community are joining an online petition by Homeland Magazine calling for retired Navy...
September 9, 2016 - 9:11pm
May 24, 2016
Obama prods Vietnam on rights: Activists prevented from meeting POTUS during Hanoi visit
HO CHI MINH CITY, Vietnam — U.S. President Barack Obama chided Vietnam on political freedoms Tuesday after critics of its communist-run government...
May 24, 2016 - 9:05pm
May 15, 2016
Vietnam bank says interrupted cyber heist using SWIFT messaging
HANOI — Vietnam’s Tien Phong Bank said that it interrupted an attempted cyber heist that involved the use of fraudulent SWIFT messages, the same technique at the heart of February’s massive theft from the Bangladesh central bank. Hanoi-based TPBank said in a statement late Sunday...
May 15, 2016 - 9:14pm
March 28, 2016
Starting with soybeans: Local farmers build relationships on Minnesota mission trip to Vietnam
BREWSTER — A pair of farmers from Brewster and Sioux Valley were among a contingent of Minnesota soybean growers and others to travel to Vietnam...
March 28, 2016 - 9:02pm
December 17, 2015
Round Lake native publishes book about his work in Vietnam
FAIRFAX, Va. — A rural Round Lake native who spent nearly 30 years working with the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) has published...
December 17, 2015 - 8:30pm
September 8, 2015
Vietnam program slated for Sept. 28
WORTHINGTON — “Memories of Vietnam,” a 2½-hour presentation including discussion, show-and-tell items and a slide show, will be presented by Vietnam veteran Bob Emary at 7 p.m. Sept. 28 in the Worthington High School Media Center. For reduced-cost admission, register before...
September 8, 2015 - 8:54pm
July 26, 2015
New Vietnam exhibit at Minnesota Military Museum shows conflict through veterans' memories
LITTLE FALLS —— A new exhibit at the Minnesota Military Museum shares the memories and feelings from participants in America’s most divisive...
July 26, 2015 - 9:16pm
June 23, 2015
‘From one veteran to another’
WORTHINGTON — Call it a case of mistaken location. As a result of confusion over an online swap site, a local Vietnam veteran is donating his...
June 23, 2015 - 8:43pm
May 25, 2015
Vietnam vet Boyer delivers Memorial Day address
WORTHINGTON — A man who professed he’d “never talked before a crowd in my life” received a heartfelt standing ovation from the approximately...
May 25, 2015 - 8:28pm
December 8, 2014
Vietnam veterans with PTSD now eligible for discharge upgrades, benefits
WASHINGTON — Vietnam veterans suffering from Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) who received a less-than-honorable discharge due to behavior may now be eligible for discharge upgrades. U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel is directing the military boards responsible for correcting...
December 8, 2014 - 9:59pm
November 10, 2014
Missing photo sought for Vietnam veterans project
WORTHINGTON — The VMMF Faces Project, an effort to find all of the photographs of veterans whose names are listed on the VVMF Wall in Washington, D.C., is seeking a photo from a Minnesota veteran from Nobles County. A photograph of Gerald J. Johnson, born Sept. 6, 1929, died Feb....
November 10, 2014 - 9:05pm
An American Hero
WORTHINGTON — The year was 1943 — just a few weeks after Christmas. The country was at war on two fronts, in Europe and in the Pacific. On...
November 10, 2014 - 8:47pm
November 5, 2014
Vietnam items sought by Friday
WORTHINGTON — Memorial Auditorium is asking Vietnam veterans, in particular, to consider sharing some of the things they carried during the Vietnam war as part of an exhibit that will be on display in the auditorium’s lobby during the week of Veterans Day. The exhibit will be...
November 5, 2014 - 8:33pm
October 29, 2014
‘The Things They Carried’ comes to town
WORTHINGTON — The stage adaptation of Worthington native Tim O’Brien’s Pulitzer Prize-winning book “The Things They Carried” will travel...
October 29, 2014 - 8:24pm
September 1, 2014
Portraits and landscapes
WORTHINGTON — Born in pre-war Vietnam, Liat Smestad has spent most of her life in urban Chicago. But she also feels a connection to Worthington....
September 1, 2014 - 8:23pm