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W-WG students giving back to their community: Fifty-two youths participate in Earth YES program
Southwest Minnesota man arrested in 25-year-old homicide
Group asking Worthington residents how they would reconstruct Oxford Street
Worthington man faces drug charges
Mark Dayton’s health care comment reverberates in races
Scott Rall: The little engine that could
Prep football playoffs: Worthington to host Sibley East on Tuesday
Prep football: E/E falls in battle of the unbeatens
Prep football roundup: Vis scores 5 TDs as H-BC moves to 6-2
High school football: After slow start, Trojans run past New Ulm
Letter: With referendum, let's focus on the facts
Column: Enrollment changes at Prairie have major impact
Column: How Trump could still win
Letter: Consider volunteering through A.C.E. of Southwest Minnesota
Letter: Walz is a staunch advocate for veterans
Pamela M. Kotek
James Alexander Sr.
Hubert "Red" Rodrigue
Carolyn J. Kruger
Disheveled Theologian: A porcine parable
Looking Back: Historic blizzard took place 136 years ago
Thile makes ‘Prairie Home Companion’ his own
When the temps get chilly, warm up with a bowl of easy ‘dump soup’
Easy-to-make Italian stuffed peppers will leave you stuffed
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Hogan 90th birthday
Henning 60th anniversary
Lonneman 80th birthday
Notice of informal probate of James Arnt
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Notice of Special Election Independent School District No. 518S
December 22, 2015
Windom man dies in morning crash
WINDOM — A 21-year-old Windom man died Monday as a result of a crash on U.S. 71. According to information provided by Minnesota State Patrol, a 2000 Ford Focus operated by Cody L. Galer was traveling northbound when it lost control on the icy roadway and slid into the southbound...
December 22, 2015 - 8:26am
December 17, 2015
Red Cross to host blood donation event in Windom
WINDOM — The American Red Cross will host a blood donation event from 1:30 to 6:30 p.m. Jan. 6, at the Windom Community Center, 1750 Cottonwood Lake Dr. This January, during National Blood Donor Month, the American Red Cross encourages people to roll up their sleeves to give blood...
December 17, 2015 - 8:38pm
December 14, 2015
City of Windom honored as Community Conservationists
BLOOMINGTON — The Minnesota Association of Soil and Water Conservation Districts (MASWCD) and Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) have...
December 14, 2015 - 8:33pm
December 8, 2015
Compassionate Friends of Windom host candle lighting
WINDOM — The holiday season is a sad and difficult time for families in grief. For those who have suffered the death of a child, even many years ago, it is especially difficult. The Compassionate Friends of Windom will host a special Candle Lighting on Sunday for families in southwest...
December 8, 2015 - 9:26pm
53 years to four lanes: MnDOT presents plans to complete MN 60
WINDOM — Fifty years after the Highway 60 Action Corporation was established to draw attention to the need of a four-lane highway and corridor...
December 8, 2015 - 8:48am
November 19, 2015
Prospects interested in PM Beef: Windom processing facility to close Dec. 11
WINDOM — With PM Beef in Windom (PM Windom) slated to shutter its doors three weeks from today, Windom Economic Development Authority Executive...
November 19, 2015 - 8:48pm
November 11, 2015
Salute to our heroes: Robertson is guest speaker at Veterans Day program in Windom
WINDOM — For 30 years, Windom American Legion Post 206 and Ladies Legion Auxiliary have celebrated Veterans Day by honoring those in the community...
November 11, 2015 - 9:56pm
October 30, 2015
Windom Area Hospital celebrates new expansion
WINDOM — The Windom Area Hospital hosted an open house Friday afternoon to celebrate the completion of its new addition. The hospital’s...
October 30, 2015 - 10:05pm
October 28, 2015
No news in Cottonwood County homicide
WINDOM — Cottonwood County Sheriff Jason Purrington reported Tuesday that the department is still investigating the death of Travis Stanly Svalland, 43, of Windom. “(There is) no new news to give,” Purrington said. “It is still under investigation, but (there) are no changes...
October 28, 2015 - 8:46am
October 25, 2015
Reinbows earns ACA-Accredited Camp status
WINDOM — The American Camp Association (ACA) has announced that Reinbows Inc. of Windom has received ACA-Accredited Camp status for 2016. “ACA Accreditation means that Reinbows submitted to a thorough review of its operation by the American Camp Association (ACA) — from staff...
October 25, 2015 - 8:03pm
October 22, 2015
Quilt show: Windom group hopes Saturday event will offer chance to grow
WINDOM — The Windom Cotton Quilters will host “On the Banks of the Des Moines” Quilt Show from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at the Windom...
October 22, 2015 - 8:46pm
Windom Area Hospital hosts open house
WINDOM — To celebrate the completion of Windom Area Hospital’s surgery and outreach addition and renovation project, there will be an open house from 3 to 7 p.m. Oct. 30. The celebration will take place at 2150 Hospital Drive in Windom, with a ribbon cutting ceremony at 5 p.m....
October 22, 2015 - 8:18pm
October 16, 2015
New Windom warehouse under construction for Toro
WINDOM — When the city of Windom completed the first phase of its North Windom Industrial Park in the fall of 2013, a dozen new lots were established...
October 16, 2015 - 10:02pm
October 15, 2015
Don't look back: Sghoul’s in session at Windom haunted house
WINDOM — Windom is setting the stage to become the Halloween destination in southwest Minnesota. Housed in the Business, Arts and Recreation...
October 15, 2015 - 10:24pm
October 13, 2015
No warning: PM Beef employees will not receive severance packages
WINDOM — One day after employees of PM Beef in Windom were told the beef processing facility would close Dec. 11, officials with the plant...
October 13, 2015 - 8:49pm