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Ranum pleads guilty to three felony charges
New 72-unit apartment complex planned for Grand Avenue
Sanford Worthington Medical Center begins CEO transition
Bumper bushels: Farmers reap rewards from timely rains
Candidate debates to air Thursday on public TV
High school football: H-BC, E/E win big in section playoffs
High school football: Trojans fall to Sibley East, Luverne tops St. Peter
Section 3A South volleyball: Higher seeds win first-round matches
Section football playoffs: Showdown season is here
Prep football: H-LP finishes off perfect regular season
Editorial: Hamilton for District 22B Representative
Letter: Vote yes for Sunday liquor sales in Worthington
Letter: More feasible -- and affordable -- plan needed for school district
Letter: Businesses should take down political signs
Letter: Trump has ‘vision and fortitude’ needed for presidency
Ralph W. Thueson
Linda Diann Finke
Margaret "Jean" Bolin
Patricia "Pat" J. Smedsrud
Eleanor Clarke Garrish
Looking Back: 2006 -- Worthington Ambulance Service wins honor
Pumpkin soup perfect start for lively (but civil) dinner party
Potted mums difficult to establish if planted in fall
Column: Worthington is no stranger to election hullabaloo
New adaptation of ‘Sense and Sensibility’ arrives at Guthrie
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City of Worthington Notice of Public Hearing
June 1, 2016
Thousands of voters in limbo after Kansas demands proof they’re American
WICHITA, Kan. — After moving to Kansas, Tad Stricker visited a state motor vehicle office to perform what he thought was the routine task of...
June 1, 2016 - 3:40pm
April 22, 2015
Column: Getting good voting habits started early
By Steve Simon, Minnesota Secretary of State ST. PAUL — Spring is now upon us, and that means it’s time for some spring cleaning. It’s a good habit that many of us practice. Spring is also the time Minnesota legislators make decisions about our future, so it’s a good time...
April 22, 2015 - 4:39pm
February 26, 2015
Elections take spotlight at Minnesota Capitol
ST. PAUL — Minnesota’s elected officials are looking at election changes. On Thursday alone, lawmakers considered bills to change the primary election date, allowing 16-year-olds to preregister to vote and establishing a commission to redraw political district lines every 10...
February 26, 2015 - 9:07pm
October 21, 2014
Simon airs first secretary ad
Democratic state Rep. Steve Simon on Tuesday launched the first television commercial in the secretary of state’s race. Simon, running against Republican Dan Severson for the job being vacated by Mark Ritchie, promotes his sponsorship of bills that became laws to allow Minnesotans...
October 21, 2014 - 8:55pm
September 18, 2014
Absentee author attends Red Lake satellite site
RED LAKE — “Biinjwebinigedaa” didn’t exactly roll off Rep. Steve Simon’s tongue Thursday afternoon, but that was exactly why he was in Red Lake. Simon, DFL-Hopkins, traveled to the Red Lake Indian Reservation to meet with the Red Lake Political Education Committee and view...
September 18, 2014 - 8:08pm
July 10, 2014
Absentee ballot requests now taken online
WORTHINGTON — In an effort to increase voter accessibility, the Minnesota Secretary of State’s office has unveiled a new online program to encourage absentee voting. Late last month, the mnvotes.org website launched the “Request Absentee Ballot” tool for individuals to...
July 10, 2014 - 8:27pm
February 16, 2014
Familiar names to appear on 2014 ballot
WORTHINGTON — Nobles County residents will see a pair of familiar names on the 2014 ballot in November. County Attorney Kathy Kusz has announced her candidacy as county attorney, and Nobles County Sheriff Kent Wilkening is once again running for sheriff. Kusz was appointed as...
February 16, 2014 - 8:32pm
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
August 10, 2010
Editorial: Time to vote today
Today's a big day in Minnesota politics, but a significant number of folks likely won't care. The opening sentence in Don Davis' story in Monday's Daily Globe started with the words, "Tuesday's primary election could slip by with little notice." Secretary of State Mark Ritchie, the...
August 10, 2010 - 12:00am
August 9, 2010
It's primary day today across Minnesota
WORTHINGTON -- Primary elections will take place today across Minnesota.
August 9, 2010 - 9:28pm
July 26, 2010
As other see it: Illegal vote flap comes too late
It took Minnesota eight months following the 2008 election to seat a U.S. Senator. Al Franken was declared the winner after a long, contentious recount process overseen by a variety of state officials and judges. Franken won by a paper-thin majority that still rankles Republicans...
July 26, 2010 - 12:00am
July 16, 2010
Alleged felon votes investigated
WORTHINGTON -- Nobles County Attorney Gordon Moore said Friday the Minnesota Majority spreadsheet with alleged felon voters contains the names of eight people who reportedly lived and voted in Nobles County at the time of the Nov. 4, 2008, election. "In the course of researching...
July 16, 2010 - 9:40pm
May 28, 2010
As others see it: Break down barriers to voting
The march to demand documents at polling places, including photo IDs and proof of citizenship, has been quietly persistent -- and as disturbing in its reach as in its potential for negatively influencing elections. At least 10 states -- including, now, Minnesota -- have adopted,...
May 28, 2010 - 12:00am
January 7, 2009
Minn. man jailed for voting
GRAND FORKS, N.D.
January 7, 2009 - 1:00pm
November 24, 2008
Coleman's lead gets larger
ST. PAUL -- U.S. Senate recount activity slowed on Saturday, with only a handful of locations active. With 66 percent of the 2.9 million ballots...
November 24, 2008 - 12:00am