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Retailers ready for Crazy Days
Some in northern Minnesota could be without power for a week
Luverne becomes Purple Heart City
Dogs on duty: Volunteer K-9 outfit assists public agencies
Worthington U15 soccer team wins state championship
VFW baseball: Luverne VFW strikes fast, wins District 3 tournament
Legion baseball: Rogers shuts out Luverne, Adrian wins District 2 tournament
Amateur baseball: Heron Lake defeats Luverne, joins playoff party
Amateur baseball: Adrian forces Game 3 with win over Lakefield
Column: Notes from Cleveland -- the two forms of resistance
Column: Cruz holds his nose, but can't endorse Trump
Column: Doubling down on principle at the Republican convention
Column: Self-worship over sound judgment
Letter: Thanks, Worthington, for support of Arc
Mae Frieda Meyer
Ben K. Dreesen
Margaret Elizabeth Short
Raymond J. Loeschen
Lester C. Fischer
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
Barn to Dance: Mayville summer tradition going strong after 27 years
Out and About
Davis 85th birthday
Birth: July 22, 2016
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Bullerman 85th birthday
Burns 90th birthday
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November 27, 2012
Minnesota vote up, but more voters possible
ST. PAUL -- More than 76 percent of Minnesota's eligible voters cast ballots Nov. 6, best in the country, but the state's top election official says even more would participate if they could vote early. In this year's election, 2,950,780 Minnesotans voted. That is the most ever,...
November 27, 2012 - 9:13pm
September 5, 2012
A vote for cleaner water
WORTHINGTON -- With nearly a dozen potential projects identified to help protect Worthington's water resources, the Okabena-Ocheda Watershed...
September 5, 2012 - 9:13pm
February 22, 2012
Judge suggests Dayton could have avoided union vote lawsuit
ST. PAUL -- A judge deciding the fate of a child care providers' union election said Wednesday that Gov.
February 22, 2012 - 8:08pm
February 6, 2012
NCC bond vote is today
SHELDON, Iowa -- Voters in Lyon, O'Brien, Osceola and Sioux counties will go the polls today to consider passage of a 15-year, $13.4 million general obligation bond for Northwest Iowa Community College. Polls will be open from 7 a.m. to 8p.m. today. In addition being open in the...
February 6, 2012 - 8:13pm
December 1, 2011
GOP to back suit against day care union vote
ST. PAUL -- A Republican-controlled Senate committee voted 6-1 to support a lawsuit challenging Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton's decision to order an election to allow in-home child care provider unions. The Rules Committee Thursday ordered its attorneys to file paperwork in Ramsey...
December 1, 2011 - 9:25pm
October 19, 2011
Luverne to vote on referendum renewal
LUVERNE -- The Luverne Board of Education will go to the voters Nov. 8 for a per-pupil-unit operating levy referendum renewal of $401.27. District Superintendent Gary Fisher said that because the referendum, which expires this year, is a renewal of the present operating levy, tax...
October 19, 2011 - 8:51pm
July 28, 2011
Osceola County to vote on representation plan
SIBLEY, Iowa -- After more than three decades, residents of Osceola County may see a change in the county's Supervisor representation plan. According to Iowa code, there are three representation plans which counties can vote on. The first plan allows voting at large for members,...
July 28, 2011 - 9:10pm
June 21, 2011
Jackson city officials vote to dissolve police department
JACKSON -- The Jackson City Council voted by roll call Tuesday night to adopt a resolution which will dissolve the Jackson Police Department...
June 21, 2011 - 9:49pm
May 22, 2011
Gay marriage up to voters
ST. PAUL -- An 18-month campaign about gay marriage began moments after the Minnesota House approved a constitutional amendment on the issue...
May 22, 2011 - 5:53pm
April 6, 2011
NICC vote results still unofficial
SHELDON, Iowa -- Numbers don't get much closer than this. Northwest Iowa Community College (NICC) needs a 60 percent majority to pass a $13.4 million bond, and the current unofficial vote tally stands at 59.87 percent "yes" votes. According to a spokesperson in the Sioux County,...
April 6, 2011 - 8:32pm
March 29, 2011
GOP Legislature votes to reduce college funding
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota lawmakers voted to cut $300 million from college and university spending as they craft a state budget while plugging a...
March 29, 2011 - 8:30pm
January 11, 2011
Voting for independence
Joseph Becensio of Sioux Falls, S.D., photographed a crowd waiting to vote on independence for Southern Sudan on Sunday in Omaha, Neb. Voting...
January 11, 2011 - 10:32pm
November 17, 2010
Emmer signs petition on votes
ST. PAUL -- Tom Emmer said he wants the Minnesota Supreme Court to make sure that the concept of one person, one vote was followed in this month's...
November 17, 2010 - 8:03pm
November 3, 2010
Two charged with ineligible voting
WORTHINGTON -- Just two days before the statute of limitations ran out, on the very day that the nation was at the polls for midterm elections, the Nobles County Attorney's Office filed charges against two people for voting in the 2008 election while ineligible. Monica Duarte Duchene,...
November 3, 2010 - 2:29am
Magnus poised to win Senate seat
WORTHINGTON -- As election results began to trickle in Tuesday evening, Republican Doug Magnus jumped ahead early in the Minnesota Senate District...
November 3, 2010 - 2:23am