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Iona man killed in Wednesday night crash in rural Edgerton
Craving coffee: Businesses, others hopeful for downtown jolt
Okabena-Ocheda Watershed sets 2017 budget
Officials optimistic as Congress approves $1 billion opioid initiative
Trump tabs Branstad as top China diplomat
Area girls basketball roundup: Adrian beats Luverne after slow start
Prep wrestling: Trojans fall in tight battle with W/RRC
Area boys basketball roundup: Huskies win high-scoring season opener
Boys hockey: Trojans refuse to quit in loss to Redwood Valley
Boys basketball: Trojans show teamwork, depth in victory over Luverne
Column: Reinvigorating renewable energy in southern Minnesota
Column: You wanted anti-establishment? Hold on.
In Trump's America, 'pizzagate' could be the new normal
Letter: Pioneer Village
Letter: Local government entities should live within their means
James (Jim) Kuhl
Nellie Van Santen
Gerald L. Smith
First Lutheran Church welcomes pastor Jeanette McCormick
First Lutheran Church welcomes pastor Jeanette McCormick
Disheveled Theologian: The Santa Boat
Looking Back: 1991 -- Wind chills up to 50-below close schools
Homemade granola easier, more affordable than you think
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Vortherms 90th birthday
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March 22, 2016
Muddied waters bring questions for county drainage attorney
WORTHINGTON — Nobles County’s legal counsel on drainage issues will be asked to weigh in on a concern involving livestock causing damage to a judicial ditch, Nobles County commissioners decided Tuesday. Public Works Director Stephen Schnieder raised the issue because a ditch system...
March 22, 2016 - 9:14pm
March 21, 2016
Advocating for Lewis & Clark bonding: WPU Manager reports on visits to St. Paul, Washington, D.C.
WORTHINGTON — Over the course of the past month, Worthington Public Utilities Manager Scott Hain has met with local legislators and staff from...
March 21, 2016 - 9:29pm
March 18, 2016
Earlier-than-normal runoff slowing Missouri River
CHAMBERLAIN, S.D. — Officials expect runoff in the Missouri River to be below normal this spring following higher-than-normal February temperatures. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers predicts runoff — the amount of moving water in a river -— in spring for the Missouri River in...
March 18, 2016 - 9:43pm
March 16, 2016
Ocheda options: Riparian landowners hear options for Lake Ocheda’s health
WORTHINGTON — Less than a month after representatives from the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources and Ducks Unlimited presented ideas...
March 16, 2016 - 10:06pm
March 15, 2016
Legislators to revisit 'buffer strip' law
ST. PAUL — A key water-quality initiative of Gov. Mark Dayton last year — vegetative buffer strips along streams and drainage ditches — is returning for an encore performance at the Capitol in St. Paul this week. A Senate committee will hold a hearing today on a series of proposed...
March 15, 2016 - 9:59pm
March 14, 2016
Now on tap: After long wait, Lewis & Clark water is cause for celebration in Luverne
LUVERNE, Minn. -— Momentous was the word used by Luverne Mayor Pat Baustian on Monday afternoon as he gathered amid dignitaries to celebrate...
March 14, 2016 - 10:09pm
Letter: Think carefully about golf course and water flow
By Ronald Wood, PhD, Worthington With the warmth of the last few days, we think of spring and the activities once again available. We should not mourn the loss of Prairie View Golf Links, as it is only a game. We should be mourning the loss of the best-kept water quality control system...
March 14, 2016 - 9:07pm
March 9, 2016
Letter: We should all work to keep our water clean
By Chuck Uphoff, Melrose I want clean water to be part of my legacy, and I know most Minnesota farmers feel the same way. We want to ensure that our land is better off than when we began managing it, and that it will be able to support our children and grandchildren and generations...
March 9, 2016 - 4:55pm
March 8, 2016
Column: Tougher laws may be needed to save our water
By Terry Morrison, Worthington The Daily Globe’s recent series “Land of Impaired Waters” wasn’t particularly reassuring to me. A myriad of water problems was revealed, but the articles skirted the high and rising nitrate levels in our water. A Star Tribune article from May...
March 8, 2016 - 5:03pm
March 2, 2016
Islands on the rise: OOWD to buy, build more floating biohavens
WORTHINGTON — More floating islands will be added to Sunset Bay and the E.O. Olson Regional Stormwater pond this spring and summer after the...
March 2, 2016 - 8:44pm
February 28, 2016
Anti-pipeline protesters interrupt Dayton speech at water summit
ST. PAUL — Anti-pipeline protesters interrupted Gov. Mark Dayton Saturday as he spoke to more than 800 Minnesotans at a summit about how to...
February 28, 2016 - 9:45pm
Balancing act: Minnesota clean water summit produces ideas
ST. PAUL — Balancing water is tough. Still, Gov. Mark Dayton brought together more than 800 Minnesotans to do that Saturday, looking at ways to clean up the state’s water while still allowing farmers and others to conduct profitable business. Potential solutions coming from the...
February 28, 2016 - 9:42pm
February 25, 2016
Making a difference: Watersheds offer programs to improve water quality
WORTHINGTON — Heron Lake Watershed District Administrator Jan Voit said the work her staff does within the watershed district is on a willing...
February 25, 2016 - 8:20pm
February 24, 2016
Land of Impaired waters: Though lakes ‘not as good as they could be, we still love them’
Note: This is the first in a two-part series sharing what local watershed districts are doing to improve water quality. Part 2, to publish in...
February 24, 2016 - 9:34pm
Letter: Ask tough questions on water control project
By Alan Oberloh, Worthington In the Daily Globe article of Feb. 12 talking about the building of a pond system to reduce nutrients from coming into Lake Okabena, it refers to a feasibility study done by Wenck Associates that gave options including a large combined pond system. I certainly...
February 24, 2016 - 8:45am