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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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November 1, 2010
Absentee voter numbers differ
WORTHINGTON -- Absentee ballots issued and sent back are down in southwest Minnesota, compared to the mid-term election four years ago, but...
November 1, 2010 - 8:51pm
October 7, 2010
Group to watch for voter fraud
ST. PAUL -- A coalition of conservative political groups is organizing a program to prevent voter fraud in the Nov. 2 election Election Integrity Watch is recruiting volunteers to join what it calls "surveillance teams" to observe polling places, organizers from the Tea Party, Minnesota...
October 7, 2010 - 10:03pm
October 5, 2010
Tentative flood session set
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota legislators are on call to vote on flood-relief funding Monday, but it remains unclear whether communities affected by a June 17 tornado outbreak also can expect help. Even the flood action is tentative, depending on whether the federal government declares southern...
October 5, 2010 - 10:15pm
August 8, 2010
Votes vital in Tuesday's primary
ST. PAUL -- Tuesday's primary election could slip by with little notice, but Minnesota's three main Democratic governor candidates are doing...
August 8, 2010 - 8:54pm
July 27, 2010
New Human Services building for Jackson
JACKSON -- The Jackson County Board of Commissioners voted 4-1 Tuesday to demolish the 1938 portion of its existing Jackson County Resource Center and build a new 9,500 square foot Human Services building in its place, at the cost of $2.5 million. The offices in the 1938 portion...
July 27, 2010 - 9:16pm
June 22, 2010
RRC considers referendum
JEFFERS -- The Red Rock Central school board may make a decision on a proposed district referendum as soon as its July meeting. Board members continued discussion late Monday on the proposed $670,000 referendum that would be put before voters during the November general election....
News / education
June 22, 2010 - 9:10pm
June 9, 2010
Update: Iowa primary results, including Lyon County
SIBLEY, Iowa -- Northwest Iowans headed to the polls Tuesday, voting for federal, state and county offices in the state's primary election. One of the most contested races was in Osceola County for the office of treasurer, with five women vying for the position. Doris Hoffman earned...
News / politics
June 9, 2010 - 10:30am
May 25, 2010
Resource center fails at the polls
11:21 p.m. update Jackson County residents vote 1657-717 Tuesday night against the project
May 25, 2010 - 10:00pm
May 5, 2010
Vote, court go against stadium
May 5, 2010 - 9:24pm
March 11, 2010
H-BC approves new high school
Voters pass $9.9 million referendum
March 11, 2010 - 12:00am
February 25, 2010
H-BC levy vote nears
HILLS -- In less than two weeks, the fate of Hills-Beaver Creek High School will rest in the hands of voters, as the district seeks a $9.9-million replacement for its current 1921 facility. Voters in the Hills-Beaver Creek School District may vote from 5 to 8 p.m. March 9 on a bond...
February 25, 2010 - 12:00am
February 16, 2010
Jackson County to build scaled-down resource center
JACKSON -- After another round of extensive investigation into needs, costs and options, the Jackson County Board of Commissioners voted 4-0 last week to build a scaled-down $7 million dollar county services building on the site of the existing 1938 portion of the Jackson County Resource...
February 16, 2010 - 12:00am
January 21, 2010
Massachusetts vote recalls 1994
ST. PAUL -- Rick Stafford remembers 1994, when Republicans kicked Democrats out of congressional control, and with Tuesday's Massachusetts GOP...
News / politics
January 21, 2010 - 12:00am
January 6, 2010
County approves permit fees on 3-2 vote
WORTHINGTON -- In a 3-2 decision, the Nobles County Board of Commissioners on Tuesday approved both new and increased fees in the county's public works department for everything from driveway construction to utility installation, moving permits for over length, over height, overweight...
January 6, 2010 - 12:00am
November 4, 2009
School Referendums Increase existing referendum for school district 511 (Adrian): Yes, 308; No, 249. Increase existing referendum for school district 330 (Heron Lake-Okabena): Yes, 226; No, 220. Increase existing referendum for school district 581 (Edgerton): Yes, 614; No,...
November 4, 2009 - 12:00am