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Jackson County Fair’s poultry barn is music to the ears of 4-H’ers
Nobel Peace Prize winner urges young people not to put limits on themselves
Klobuchar praises Clinton for elevating women worldwide
Lauderdale man charged with shooting at five Somali men
UPDATED: Police arrest protesters outside governor’s home
All welcome at 34th annual Fun Run
Amateur baseball: Region 13C playoffs begin Wednesday
Wolter: Random thoughts in a fleeting summer
Worthington U15 soccer team wins state championship
VFW baseball: Luverne VFW strikes fast, wins District 3 tournament
Letter: Trip to Paris is May highlight for exchange student
Column: Trump set the table for Clinton
Editorial: Time to support our schools
Letter: Protect Nobles County citizens from e-cigarette
Column: Protecting innovation and trade secrets
Colbert (Corky) Bassett
Ruth C. Reid
Raymond J. Loeschen
Looking Back: 2006 -- City, YMCA approved deal for new Y facility
THE SCHIZ: Barber keeps on clipping at downtown Worthington shop
Column: A memorable — and cold — arrival in Worthington in 1872
Column: Father knows best
Looking Back: 2006 -- Reisdorfer honored with statewide nursing award
Out and About
Birth: July 26, 2016
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Birth: July 20, 2016
Davis 85th birthday
Bullerman 85th birthday
Data: July 27, 2016
Data: July 26, 2016
Summons to establish custody
Data: July 25, 2016
Data: July 23, 2016
April 3, 2014
Service allows those with vision loss to listen to the newspaper
DULUTH — When he was younger, Roy Hammerstedt didn’t have much time to read anything, even the newspaper. “I never had much time for it,” the lifelong Duluth- area resident said during a recent interview in the tidy apartment where he lives alone in the Hermantown Edgewood...
April 3, 2014 - 9:18pm
March 16, 2014
Home at last
LUVERNE — It was a heartfelt dedication ceremony on Saturday as Sheryl Staeffler’s new home was completed by Southwestern Minnesota Habitat...
March 16, 2014 - 9:15pm
November 22, 2013
Minnesota West: Big man, big heart, big impact
WORTHINGTON —It takes a big heart to fill a big man. Just look at Tawan Downs. A sophomore business and accounting major at Minnesota West,...
November 22, 2013 - 5:42pm
May 16, 2013
Pioneer Village needs volunteers
WORTHINGTON -- The Nobles County Retired Senior Volunteer Program is seeking volunteers to help staff the office at Worthington's Pioneer Village this summer. Hours are 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. and 1:30 to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday and 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday. For more information,...
May 16, 2013 - 11:15pm
May 6, 2013
Volunteers wanted for Let's Go Fishing
SLAYTON -- Two training sessions are planned for the Lake Shetek Chapter of Let's Go Fishing with Seniors. The Lake Shetek Chapter began in 2009, and since then has provided 113 free fishing/boating excursions to 1,039 guests and logged more than 5,000 volunteer hours. The training...
May 6, 2013 - 11:00pm
October 7, 2012
Walking for a cause
ADRIAN -- About 700 people braved temperatures in the 30s to participate in southwest Minnesota's first National Down Syndrome Society Buddy...
October 7, 2012 - 2:18am
March 10, 2012
Journeyman: Drew Johnson embarks on new volunteer adventure -- 'Here a Year'
WORTHINGTON -- About two and a half years ago, Drew Johnson set out on a quest. It was a personal quest and yet a very public one that was documented...
March 10, 2012 - 12:00am
October 31, 2011
Community education provides volunteer opportunities
WORTHINGTON -- Since its beginning in the mid-1970s, Worthington School District 518 Community Education has evolved significantly. Once consider primarily as a avenue for people to obtain their GED, it now offers a range of programs -- some of which are geared toward immigrant communities....
October 31, 2011 - 10:03pm
August 2, 2010
Trained trauma nurse aids victim of motorcycle crash
WORTHINGTON -- Julie Sanwick received some well-deserved pats on the back when she arrived at work Monday morning at International Quality Homecare in Worthington. The Round Lake woman and trained trauma nurse was among the first individuals on the scene following a motorcycle crash...
August 2, 2010 - 8:48pm
June 28, 2010
Aid sought for tornado victims
SIBLEY, Iowa -- American Red Cross personnel packed up their supplies in Sibley Sunday evening and headed south toward Cherokee, Iowa, and another...
June 28, 2010 - 8:34pm
May 5, 2010
Worthington man named Sioux Falls Mentor of the Year
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. -- Carl Nagel isn't sure how his wife was able to keep it a secret. Nagel's wife, Beth, knew the Worthington native was going...
May 5, 2010 - 9:27pm
April 7, 2010
Goodwill seeks local volunteers
WORTHINGTON -- Goodwill Industries is seeking individuals or groups to serve as volunteer ambassadors when the Goodwill trailer visits Worthington. The trailer is usually in place for a week at a time, and Worthington is currently scheduled for a visit from Goodwill five times a...
April 7, 2010 - 12:00am
February 1, 2010
People Project pleases
MILFORD, Iowa -- Tahoe Sackett is not quite two years old, but has already been immortalized in art. Along with a couple hundred other people. Tahoe,...
February 1, 2010 - 12:00am
AARP Tax-Aid volunteers give free tax prep
WORTHINGTON -- On filing for tax returns, Albert Einstein once said, "This is too difficult for a mathematician. It takes a philosopher." Luckily...
February 1, 2010 - 12:00am
January 21, 2010
Brief: Windom Red Cross needs volunteers
WINDOM -- The American Red Cross South Central Chapter is seeking residents who would be open to take in stranded travelers for one or two nights during blizzard conditions when the roads are closed coming into or out of Windom. Interested residents should call disaster assistance...
January 21, 2010 - 12:00am