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Franken attends groundbreaking of new school
Concerns raised about EpiPens costs
Lakeside Church welcomes new pastor
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Minnesota’s average ACT scores drop
Prep soccer: Experience will be key to Trojans quest for conference championship
Prep volleyball: Southwest Minnesota volleyball talent is easy to find
High school volleyball: Trojans hope experience puts them over the top
Girls tennis: Trojans drop opener to Harrisburg
High school football: H-LP gridders aiming for success
Letter: DFL political games hurt millions of Minnesotans
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Sean Hannity, Trump's 'spin doctor'
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Ryan L. Shea
Curtis Lowell Schmidt
Ladene M. Nelson
Nina Mae Eernisse
Disheveled Theologian: Finding meaning in the motive
Looking Back: 1966 -- Foreign ag specialists visit Worthington
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Out and About
Westman 111th birthday
Miller 50th anniversary
Hemmen 60th anniversary
Berger 80th birthday
Scheepstra 85th birthday
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Railroad Days this weekend
SANBORN, Iowa -- It started out of the house of Mrs. M.M. Burns with 40 books. Several years and locations later, the Sanborn Library had a building to call its own. Built in 1912, the original Sanborn Library was created through the donations of Andrew Carnegie. "We were in a...
July 25, 2012 - 10:13pm
June 17, 2012
A festive weekend
Pictures from this weekend's festivities.
June 17, 2012 - 9:32pm
May 31, 2012
SW Minnesota has a deadly weekend
WORTHINGTON -- Preliminary crash reports through the Minnesota Department of Public Safety indicate four people were killed during the Memorial Day weekend in vehicle crashes or as the result of a crash. Three of those deaths were in southwest Minnesota. On Saturday morning, 32-year-old...
May 31, 2012 - 7:56pm
May 25, 2012
Memorial Day weekend
An American flag flies at the Worthington Cemetery in preparation for Memorial Day this weekend.
May 25, 2012 - 9:11pm
May 9, 2012
Weekend of iDance
WORTHINGTON -- Over the past 16 years, Kay Williams Prunty has kept up with the 200-some students she teaches annually, even as the 20th century...
May 9, 2012 - 9:38pm
February 7, 2012
Valentine's fun set for the weekend
WORTHINGTON -- It's that time of the year again -- when dinner specials are for two and flowers symbolize hidden meanings. In conjunction with Valentine's Day, area businesses and organizations have lined up a variety of events for this weekend, ranging from food and flowers to...
February 7, 2012 - 10:18pm
November 22, 2011
Heightened enforcement over Thanksgiving weekend
WORTHINGTON -- Last year during the Thanksgiving travel period, 16 motorists were killed and 1,834 arrested for driving while impaired. Of the 16 deaths, six were alcohol-related and seven were unbelted occupants, according to the Minnesota Department of Public Safety. Added servings...
November 22, 2011 - 8:03pm
August 3, 2011
Bigelow gets ready for weekend Swampy Days
BIGELOW -- Bigelow's 11th annual Swampy Days is this weekend and features the kind of family fun only a festival can offer. Kicking off Friday night, the horseshoe tournament will be played in Wyatt Park. Teams can register at 6 p.m. that evening, but there is a 24-team limit....
August 3, 2011 - 9:28pm
June 7, 2011
Ellsworth parade set for the weekend
ELLSWORTH -- Nine World War II veterans from Ellsworth who have taken the Honor Flight Southwest Minnesota journey to Washington, D.C., have been invited to serve as parade marshals for the Family Fun Days parade at 5 p.m.
June 7, 2011 - 8:39pm
May 31, 2011
Buffalo Days is this weekend in Luverne
LUVERNE -- Whether you cruise into town in your collectible car, toss a sun-dried buffalo chip into a toilet or take a trolley ride through the historic homes district, there should be something for everyone at the 27th annual Buffalo Days celebration in Luverne this weekend. This...
May 31, 2011 - 7:47pm
May 10, 2011
Dance recitals this weekend
WORTHINGTON -- The approximately 200 dance students of Kay Williams Prunty's The Dance Academy will perform their annual spring dance recital this weekend, themed "Fun in the Sun." Performances including all the dancers are at 7 p.m. Friday and 2 p.m. Saturday. At 7:30 p.m. Saturday,...
May 10, 2011 - 9:41pm
December 28, 2010
A final blast of winter for 2010
WORTHINGTON -- Monday's icy white-out conditions along the I-90 corridor had one driver describing the area as a war zone, yet by Tuesday afternoon,...
December 28, 2010 - 8:26pm
July 8, 2010
Out and About: July 9
Friday, July 9 Historic Dayton House Happy Hour, 5 to 7 p.m., Historic Dayton House, 1311 Fourth Ave., Worthington. International Festival, with opening ceremony at 5:30 p.m., performances by Zili Misik and talent show at 6:45 p.m., Nobles County Government Center Plaza, downtown...
Out and About/News
July 8, 2010 - 8:39pm
July 7, 2010
Annual festival sparks cultural awareness
WORTHINGTON -- From American bluegrass to Celtic dance, African rhythm and Korean dancers, the 17th annual International Festival this Friday...
July 7, 2010 - 8:53pm
July 1, 2010
Holiday weekend closings in town
WORTHINGTON -- All federal, state, county and local offices will be closed Monday in observance of the Independence Day holiday. The Worthington post office will be closed, and there will be no mail delivery.
July 1, 2010 - 6:01pm