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Reading man sentenced in fraud case
In search of 'Dead Man's Curve': Minn.'s DOT uses data to find dangerous roads
New apartment complex for homeless veterans opening at Fort Snelling
Ellsworth man pleads not guilty to Ellsworth school damage, theft
Iowa man faces three charges
The Drill (Episode 23: Sept. 20, 2017)
Tuesday prep roundup: WHS boys soccer team rolls on
Cross country: LQPV/DB wins in Madison
Girls tennis: Worthington nips Marshall, 4-3
Girls soccer: Offense hard to find in 8-0 WHS loss
Column: District 518 continuing to offer PASS
How reading can make you healthier and happier
Bygone staples and technology of the 1970s
Mystery plant has edible berries
Patience is a virtue, especially in gardening
Terrie L. Roede
Randy R. Roede
Looking Back: 1992 -- Wellstone was speaker at King Turkey Day
KTD speaker: Start noticing people
Disheveled Theologian: Evening reminiscences
Column: Sunday afternoon outing sufficient for true world wonder
Looking Back: 1992 -- Bristow joins staff of local insurer
out and about
Bruns 50th anniversary
Jensen 85th birthday
Hohensee 50th anniversary
Wallace 80th birthday
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Notice of hearing on proposed assessment
Notice of hearing on proposed assessment
August 25, 2017
Habitat volunteer visits North Dakota during one-year, 50-state challenge
MOORHEAD — A 30-year stint as a Habitat for Humanity volunteer is impressive in its own right, but Darrell Gilmore has taken his devotion...
August 25, 2017 - 4:02pm
March 6, 2017
Column: Rural life depends on fire, ambulance volunteers
Sometimes, schtuff — yeah, you know what we mean — happens. You do everything you can safety and maintenance-wise, but something...
March 6, 2017 - 3:00pm
May 26, 2016
Shaping the future: Esther Ernst — Sibley-Ocheyedan’s ‘Grandma E’ — receives Presidential Lifetime Achievement Award
SIBLEY, Iowa — Some teachers call her a superstar, others call her a celebrity. Esther Ernst, widely known as “Grandma E,” humbly responds,...
May 26, 2016 - 9:12pm
May 9, 2016
Volunteers spruce up Kilen Woods
JACKSON — Volunteers added their GreenTouch to Kilen Woods State Park near Lakefield Saturday. Sponsored by Federated Rural Electric in Jackson,...
May 9, 2016 - 9:12pm
April 11, 2016
Sign up here: Involvement key to moving community forward
WORTHINGTON — Ask not what your community can do for you, ask what you can do for your community. That’s a slight reworking of the well-known...
April 11, 2016 - 5:13pm
April 5, 2016
County commissioners celebrate National County Government month: Community volunteers honored
WORTHINGTON — The Nobles County Board of Commissioners met in regular session Tuesday morning to meet with department heads and proclaim April as National County Government month in Nobles County. Nationwide, 3,069 counties provide services to more than 300 million Americans. This...
April 5, 2016 - 7:44pm
February 18, 2016
More than $86,000 awarded to Osceola County volunteer groups
SIBLEY, Iowa — As award season is underway in Hollywood, a different kind of awards ceremony was hosted Tuesday night in Sibley honoring area...
February 18, 2016 - 9:06am
November 24, 2015
Volunteer bell ringers sought
WORTHINGTON — Ring-a-ling, are you listenin’? Just outside, the snow is glistenin’! As shoppers walk by, bell ringing we will try; asking...
November 24, 2015 - 8:35pm
November 19, 2015
One dollar at a time: Osceola trail committee needs help for matching grant
SIBLEY, Iowa — Gathered around a kitchen table in Sibley, Iowa, a group of volunteers are planning for the future of their town. Members...
November 19, 2015 - 9:03pm
November 17, 2015
Red Cross seeking blood donors
WORTHINGTON — The American Red Cross is encouraging individuals and organizations to give something that means something this winter by making a lifesaving blood donation or hosting a blood drive. Visit redcrossblood.org to learn more about hosting a blood drive. To make an appointment...
November 17, 2015 - 8:28pm
October 18, 2015
ACS ‘Look Good ... Feel Better’ program offered locally
WORTHINGTON — The American Cancer Society will offer its “Look Good … Feel Better” program from 6 to 8 p.m. Oct. 26 at Sanford Health Cancer Center, 1018 Sixth Ave. Guided by a volunteer cosmetologist, female cancer patients who participate in the class will learn how to...
October 18, 2015 - 8:47pm
September 29, 2015
Food for Kidz event coming up in Lakefield
LAKEFIELD — It has been more than 10 years since Food for Kidz first came to Lakefield, and the effort is still going strong. The city’s 11th packaging event is scheduled for Friday and Saturday at the Immanuel Activity Center. Based in Stewart, Food for Kidz has a mission...
September 29, 2015 - 8:33pm
August 19, 2015
Bassett honored as Outstanding Senior
WORTHINGTON — At age 90, Colbert “Corky” Bassett still starts every day at 4 a.m. — something programmed in him after 40 years as a school...
August 19, 2015 - 8:26pm
August 10, 2015
Getting schooled at the fair
WORTHINGTON — Not knowing what to expect, a group of history-minded individuals set out on a quest one year ago to gather as much information...
August 10, 2015 - 9:47pm
July 15, 2015
Teaching from the heart
WORTHINGTON — The Adult Basic Education program honored its many volunteers and students Wednesday afternoon. Vandenn Krouch, a volunteer...
July 15, 2015 - 9:57pm