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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
Birth: July 20, 2016
Bullerman 85th birthday
Burns 90th birthday
Data: July 25, 2016
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Data: July 20, 2016
January 4, 2016
Saudi Arabia to halt flights, trade with Iran
RIYADH — Saudi Arabia widened its rift with Iran Monday, saying it would end air traffic and trade links with the Islamic republic and demanding...
January 4, 2016 - 3:21pm
September 24, 2015
Woman who lost son in war, then depressed husband finds help
WILLMAR — Greg Schmit had carefully mapped out a long list of projects that needed to be done this fall so that he and his wife, Kim, could...
September 24, 2015 - 9:27pm
August 3, 2015
Honoring heroes: Veterans Memorial at Heron Lake progresses
HERON LAKE — While the official dedication of the new veterans memorial in Heron Lake isn’t until Memorial Day 2016, residents and visitors...
August 3, 2015 - 8:31pm
August 2, 2015
Remembering a war’s end: Minnesota pilot recalls training to invade Japan during World War II
ST. PAUL -- Seventy years ago, a young Army pilot from Minnesota named Robert Wieman was preparing for the invasion of Japan, a battle that was...
August 2, 2015 - 9:07pm
February 11, 2015
War on the horizon?
WASHINGTON — U.S. President Barack Obama Wednesday sent Congress his long-awaited formal request to authorize military force against Islamic...
February 11, 2015 - 9:05pm
November 10, 2014
An American Hero
WORTHINGTON — The year was 1943 — just a few weeks after Christmas. The country was at war on two fronts, in Europe and in the Pacific. On...
November 10, 2014 - 8:47pm
November 5, 2014
Vietnam items sought by Friday
WORTHINGTON — Memorial Auditorium is asking Vietnam veterans, in particular, to consider sharing some of the things they carried during the Vietnam war as part of an exhibit that will be on display in the auditorium’s lobby during the week of Veterans Day. The exhibit will be...
November 5, 2014 - 8:33pm
September 28, 2014
Column: The peacemaker goes to war
WASHINGTON — This is how a Nobel Peace Prize laureate goes to war. He smiles warmly at the members of the U.N. General Assembly. He mentions his grandmother’s village in Kenya and notes that “Islam teaches peace.” He admits his country’s own flaws, praises “the path of...
September 28, 2014 - 3:43pm
September 26, 2014
Column: A memorial project at long last remembered
WORTHINGTON — We English speakers put two common words together and make something uncommon. Jelly. I think there is a jar in the refrigerator. Beans. The most common of all staples. There is a can of beans in the cupboard. Jelly plus beans. Wow! Here is something that never has...
September 26, 2014 - 4:42pm
September 14, 2014
Obama’s uncertain trumpet, again
WASHINGTON — In his Islamic State speech, President Obama said many of the right things. Most importantly, he finally got the mission right: degrade and destroy the enemy. This alone will probably get him a bump in the polls, which have dropped to historic lows. But his strategic...
September 14, 2014 - 9:04pm
September 4, 2014
Column: A military mission that’s never-ending
AUSTIN, Texas — Ready or not, here we go again. The Pentagon is barreling back into the chaos of Iraq. Apparently, “Mission Accomplished” is “Mission Never-ending.” The government says that, for now, America will only provide jet fighters, drones, weaponry, humanitarian...
September 4, 2014 - 7:19pm