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Contest celebrates V&M Locker for making best hot dogs in Minnesota
Region celebrating Independence Day with fireworks and more
George marking Freedom Days this weekend
Currie to celebrate Fourth Saturday through Monday
Caller tries to scam county attorney
Legion baseball: Emotions are high as Post 5 sweeps Madison
Auto racing: Speedway racing gaining ground in Worthington
Scott Rall: For the love of a Lab
Legion baseball: Adrian's Loosbrock, Rogers sink Post 5
Minnesota West football: Linder to break in new players, and new coaches, too
Two years, $7 million, no smoking gun
City should see positive impact Journey building can have
Column: Have a happy Fourth, and give thanks
Column: Double trouble for Trump
Letter: Finally, a good decision from the DNR
Gail J. Smiens
Douglas Lester Roy Engler
Marilyn Jean Dahl
Religion briefs: June 30
Looking Back: 1996 -- Parade, demo derby and much more set for Worthington’s Fourth
Column: June 28, 1876 -- Circus in town, complaints ensue
How does your garden grow? Williams property one of four on upcoming tour
Looking Back: 1966 -- Construction aplenty taking place in Worthington
Out and About
Puhl 80th birthday
Isder 85th birthday
Alberts 97th birthday
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February 14, 2016
These (3 pairs of) shoes were made for walking: Man walks all public roads in Becker County
DETROIT LAKES — It’s official — Detroit Lakes man Lowell Deede has done something nobody has ever done before (that anybody knows of, anyway)....
February 14, 2016 - 8:44pm
November 15, 2015
Decked out for the season — with a reason: Hospice Cottage Christmas House Walk is Friday, Saturday
WORTHINGTON — If Sue Nau ever needed an excuse to get a head start on decking her halls for Christmas, she’s certainly found one this year. Nau...
November 15, 2015 - 8:59pm
August 2, 2015
Fit for a cause: Run or walk the MK5K
WORTHINGTON — With the seventh annual Mary Kay 5K and Family Fun Walk a little more than a week away, well-intentioned joggers might find there’s...
August 2, 2015 - 8:55pm
July 15, 2015
Motorized exoskeleton helps paraplegic patients to stand, walk
ST. PAUL — A few false starts, a whir of motors and Evans Bille was off and walking down the hospital hallway. It might not have been remarkable...
July 15, 2015 - 10:12pm
March 16, 2015
Plans, trails and bicycles
WORTHINGTON — The city of Worthington is in the process of developing an active living plan to help make the city more pedestrian-friendly. The first public meeting to gather community input will be from 5:15 to 6:30 p.m. Thursday at the Worthington Fire Hall. In a continued...
March 16, 2015 - 8:27pm
February 12, 2015
State helps fund Safe Routes to School
WORTHINGTON — The Minnesota Department of Transportation announced Tuesday the recipients of $250,000 in Safe Routes to School grants, which support walking and biking programs at K-12 schools in Minnesota, and District 518 schools will reap some of the benefits. The grants...
February 12, 2015 - 8:42pm
February 1, 2015
February 1, 2015 - 9:49pm
November 20, 2014
SHIP committee develops active living plan
WORTHINGTON — In a continued effort to improve infrastructure, connectivity and citizen health within the community, the local Statewide Health Improvement Program (SHIP) committee and the SHIP Cottonwood, Jackson and Nobles organization have recommended developing an active living...
November 20, 2014 - 8:41pm
October 9, 2014
MnDOT offers Safe Routes grants
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota Department of Transportation is offering $1.25 million in Safe Routes to School grant funds for projects that will help more children safely walk and bicycle to school. Applications are due Jan. 9 and are available at www.dot.state.mn.us/saferoutes. Minnesota...
October 9, 2014 - 7:53pm
May 13, 2014
The world’s brightest 5k returns
WORTHINGTON — The dash that covers runners in blue, green, pink, orange and yellow hues will be back in town. The Color Dash is returning...
May 13, 2014 - 9:31pm
September 16, 2013
Cross country walker nears halfway point
WORTHINGTON -- On May 8, standing on the edge of the Pacific Ocean in Ocean Shores, Wash., Stacie Eichinger started walking. Almost four months...
September 16, 2013 - 10:20pm
May 10, 2012
Brewster students walk for cancer
BREWSTER -- As the first school in Nobles County to organize Relay Recess, Brewster Elementary set out to raise as much money as they could within...
May 10, 2012 - 9:17pm
October 13, 2011
Inaugural breast health fund walk to take place in Windom
WINDOM -- Approximately 300 people are planning to make a difference one step at a time in Windom on Saturday, and the organizers of the Breast Health Fund Walk are looking for even more participants. The idea for a breast health fund came to Tyann Marcy after she realized the Windom...
October 13, 2011 - 7:09pm
August 1, 2011
5K Walk for Mary Kay Foundation
WORTHINGTON -- Although the Mary Kay Foundation is still fairly new, the foundation has been making strides in achieving its two-fold mission. Established in 1996, Mary Kay Foundation, according to its website, has granted $25 million to "organizations fighting cancer and violence...
August 1, 2011 - 8:40pm
May 19, 2011
District 518's program ends with a Wellness Walk Wednesday
WORTHINGTON -- Students notice when teachers model positive behavior, and that's why District 518 embarked on a new wellness program this year -- which will end with a Wellness Walk Wednesday. "We're promoting staff wellness in hopes that it will reflect on students," said Wendy...
May 19, 2011 - 9:10pm