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Arts council awards project grants
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Mille Lacs stands to be a focus of Minn. legislative session, lawmaker says
Lawmakers to attend sexual harassment training: Committee seats at stake, Daudt says
Section 3A gymnastics: Worthington qualifies for fourth straight state tournament
Boys hockey: La Crescent edges Windom Area
College basketball: Minnesota West drops a pair to AR
Section 3AA wrestling: Trojans bow out in semifinals
Section 3A wrestling: T-M-B/W-WG earns trip to state
Letter: Story on Brewster boulder triggers memories
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Capitol Chatter: Are Otto win, Nolan retirement linked?
Mary "Betty" Anderson
Bonnie Kay Liebl
Rubber plants follow natural tree-like tendency
Disheveled Theologian: Of mince and (paper) men
Still visit those who no longer recognize you
Heritage houseplants: Readers share stories of long-living plants
Kind kids help hurting teacher
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Huisman 60th anniversary
Boltjes 50th anniversary
Heeringa 70th anniversary
Koehne 60th anniversary
Birth: Elizabeth Ruth Standafer
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
City of Worthington planning commission notice of public hearing
Data: Nov. 27, 2017
Water and Light commission
November 22, 2017
Water & Light Commission backs new housing program
WORTHINGTON — The Water & Light Commission voiced support Monday for a proposed housing development program introduced by the Worthington City Council last week. Council members asked that Worthington Public Utilities (WPU) be a partner in the program and match the city’s...
November 22, 2017 - 8:30am
May 16, 2017
Iowa gets Lewis & Clark funding; Worthington waits anxiously
WORTHINGTON — With a week left in the legislative session, bills that contain funding for the Lewis & Clark clean water pipeline connection to Worthington have not been passed. Meanwhile, in Iowa, Gov. Terry Branstad on Friday signed an infrastructure budget into law, appropriating...
May 16, 2017 - 8:55am
May 1, 2017
Funding for water pipeline still top priority
WORTHINGTON — U.S. Rep. Tim Walz will host a roundtable meeting in Jackson on Wednesday to speak with area opinion leaders about how he can help to “enhance the quality of life for southern Minnesotans.” Water & Light Commission President Gary Hoffmann will be one of the...
May 1, 2017 - 9:01pm
April 3, 2017
Street reconstruction projects, new pump station in the works
WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Public Utilities Water and Light Commission approved a series of projects on Monday, including plans to reconstruct the water main on Elmwood Avenue from West Clary Street to Liberty Drive as part of the 2017 sewer and water reconstruction project....
April 3, 2017 - 8:51pm
March 20, 2017
Water and Light commission notes reliability, low rates
WORTHINGTON — A three-man Water & Light Commission went over reliability reports Monday, looking at both internal figures and those from eReliability Tracker, both of which found Worthington Public Utilities (WPU) has above-average reliability. The important metrics are System...
March 20, 2017 - 8:34pm
March 7, 2017
WPU continuing push toward LED lighting
WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Public Utilities (WPU) Water & Light Commission discussed LED street lighting during its Monday’s meeting. As the cost of LED kept coming down, WPU decided a few years ago to begin replacing failed lights with LED and make all new light installations...
March 7, 2017 - 8:42pm
January 23, 2017
Water & Light Commission prepares for Lewis & Clark, looks to purchase land
WORTHINGTON — With the Lewis & Clark Regional Water System projected to come to Worthington by November 2018, Worthington Public Utilities (WPU) and the Water & Light Commission are making plans to prepare for the pipeline. The board approved a preliminary recommendation...
January 23, 2017 - 9:08pm
January 3, 2017
Commission plans ahead for Lewis & Clark, future projects
WORTHINGTON — With funding for the Lewis & Clark Regional Water System connection to Worthington a part of Gov. Mark Dayton’s 2017 bonding recommendations, the long-awaited funding to complete the clean water system could be on its way. Worthington Public Utilities (WPU) General...
January 3, 2017 - 9:58pm
June 20, 2016
Lewis & Clark in limbo; financing of expansion toward Worthington to be discussed
WORTHINGTON -- Worthington Public Utilities General Manager Scott Hain will meet with representatives of the Lewis & Clark Regional Water System and their lead engineer later this week to talk about the future expansion of the water line toward Worthington.
June 20, 2016 - 9:48pm
September 15, 2014
City’s water and power rates average
WORTHINGTON — An Owatonna Public Utilities electric and water rate comparison study was presented Monday at the Worthington Public Utilities Water and Light Commission meeting. According to WPU General Manager Scott Hain, Worthington’s residential, commercial and industrial...
September 15, 2014 - 8:40pm
April 21, 2014
Water and Light talks solar power
WORTHINGTON — In a lengthy discussion during its regular meeting Monday afternoon, the Worthington Public Utilities Water and Light Commission decided to explore options for solar power. “I’ve been talking about something in solar since the day I’ve got on here, and we...
April 21, 2014 - 9:00pm
April 7, 2014
Water and Light Commission approves $250,000 for land acquisition
WORTHINGTON — During its regular meeting Monday, the Worthington Public Utilities Water and Light Commission approved the allocation of $250,000 toward a parcel of land bought in conjunction with multiple other agencies. “Pheasants Forever was successful in acquiring a parcel...
April 7, 2014 - 8:32pm