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National Dairy Month: MN is dairy strong
Franken staffer hears infrastructure concerns
Data: June 29, 2016
Fargo man considers legal action after losing leg in construction accident
Runners from the 2016 Peace and Dignity Journey visit Bemidji
Legion baseball: Adrian's Loosbrock, Rogers sink Post 5
Minnesota West football: Linder to break in new players, and new coaches, too
VFW baseball: Slayton nips Worthington 3-2
Prep softball: West Lyon downs Sibley-Ocheyedan
Doug Wolter: Amateur baseball without Wilmont isn't the same
Letter: Finally, a good decision from the DNR
Column: Orlando was about Islamic ideology, not guns
Column: Anthony Kennedy restores a liberal Supreme Court
Letter: See East-Africans as people, not terrorists
Column: An affordable Rx for Americans
John "Jack" H. Koopman
Merle "Otis" Broesder
Lawrence Joseph Wychor
How does your garden grow? Williams property one of four on upcoming tour
Looking Back: 1996 -- Parade, demo derby and much more set for Worthington’s Fourth
Column: June 28, 1876 -- Circus in town, complaints ensue
Looking Back: 1966 -- Construction aplenty taking place in Worthington
Heart of St. Kilian: 129-year-old parish goes to oratory status
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Puhl 80th birthday
Isder 85th birthday
Alberts 97th birthday
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March 30, 2015
Mobilizing to end hunger
WORTHINGTON — Area residents who volunteered on Friday and Saturday for the Feeding My Starving Children Mobile Pack in Worthington were of...
March 30, 2015 - 8:12am
February 11, 2015
Team effort helps to rescue injured owl
WILLMAR — It took a team effort Tuesday to rescue an injured great horned owl and get it transported to the Raptor Center at the University of Minnesota in St. Paul for further care. The bird was found by a member of the public who brought it to a veterinary clinic in Willmar....
February 11, 2015 - 9:52pm
Iowa First Lady Chris Branstad honored by American Heart Association
DES MOINES, Iowa — Iowa First Lady Chris Branstad will be named “Volunteer of the Year” Saturday at the American Heart Association’s Des Moines Heart Ball. The Heart Ball celebrates the American Heart Association of Des Moines’ work, donors, volunteers and the lives saved...
February 11, 2015 - 8:52pm
January 15, 2015
Petrich recalled for singing, service to city
WORTHINGTON — From serving on the Worthington City Council to volunteering with the local fire department, from working at Rickbeil’s to his employment in the insurance industry, Bob Petrich made a lot of acquaintances. Petrich, though — who died Saturday at age 82 —...
January 15, 2015 - 8:23pm
January 8, 2015
ALC students given opportunity to shine
WORTHINGTON — Former First Lady Lady Bird Johnson said, “Children are likely to live up to what you believe of them.” A group of students...
January 8, 2015 - 7:51pm
December 3, 2014
Family rescues young loon that couldn’t fly
PARK RAPIDS — Two young girls and their family helped rescue a young loon in danger of freezing to the ice last week on Hubbard County’s Upper Bottle Lake near Park Rapids. Juvenile loons are routinely abandoned by their parents and fly to a southern location with other juveniles...
December 3, 2014 - 8:49pm
November 23, 2014
WORTHINGTON — The Worthington community Thanksgiving dinner, which is set to be hosted at noon Thursday at First Lutheran Church, 1200 Fourth...
November 23, 2014 - 8:15pm
November 3, 2014
Salvation Army’s Red Kettle campaign seeks bell ringers
WORTHINGTON — For more than 20 years, a group of volunteers joyously rang the bells and greeted shoppers while seeking contributions for the...
November 3, 2014 - 9:06pm
September 18, 2014
Reaching for a milestone
LAKEFIELD — Sept. 26 and 27 will mark a milestone in a 10-year journey to helping others at home and abroad. Volunteers in Lakefield have gathered annually to package nutritious meals in support of Food For Kidz, a non-profit organization that delivers nutritionally rich food...
September 18, 2014 - 7:56pm
September 11, 2014
Red Cross needs volunteer leaders
WORTHINGTON — The American Red Cross is looking for volunteer leaders and co-leaders for disaster response teams in Nobles, Rock, Martin, Murray and Jackson counties. Disaster teams respond to local house fires and other disasters, helping to provide food, clothing and shelter....
September 11, 2014 - 6:35pm
August 28, 2014
Mock crash exercise proves meaningful for dad, daughter
SUNBURG — In mid-March, rescue volunteers from the Sunburg ambulance and fire department pulled Kylie Munyon’s bloody body out of a crashed...
August 28, 2014 - 8:57pm
August 21, 2014
Offering a helping hand
ELLSWORTH — There are people in every community across this country who could use a hand — someone to help them mow their yard, shovel the...
August 21, 2014 - 8:30pm
June 24, 2014
Flood fight complicated by wind-whipped waves
WARROAD — As rain fell intermittently Tuesday, sometimes heavily, a small army of volunteers joined city, state and federal officials in a...
June 24, 2014 - 9:28pm
May 5, 2014
Soderholm makes pillows for breast cancer patients
WORTHINGTON — It’s often the simple things — a smile, a kind word, a hug or a thoughtful gift — that can brighten the darkest of days...
May 5, 2014 - 11:38am
April 23, 2014
Lakefield natives to volunteer in Ghana orphanage
LAKEFIELD — A couple of Lakefield natives will travel next month to Ghana, in western Africa, to work in an orphanage program alongside other...
April 23, 2014 - 7:57pm