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Minorities with post-secondary credentials make less than whites, study shows
'Support our Schools' effort gets under way
County begins budget discussion
Men on the street
Protests cost St. Paul $1.5M while Summit Avenue remains closed
YMCA Fun Run a good time for all ages
Amateur baseball: Worthington wins, takes 1-0 series lead over Heron Lake
All welcome at 34th annual Fun Run
Amateur baseball: Region 13C playoffs begin Wednesday
Wolter: Random thoughts in a fleeting summer
Letter: Journey pastor grateful for community support
Letter: Deep thoughts on constructing obstructions
Some Trump-style speculation on the GOP and Putin
Letter: Trip to Paris is May highlight for exchange student
Column: Trump set the table for Clinton
Calen Daniel "Rudy" Ross
Colbert (Corky) Bassett
Religion briefs: July 28
Column: Face time
Looking Back: 2006 -- City, YMCA approved deal for new Y facility
THE SCHIZ: Barber keeps on clipping at downtown Worthington shop
Column: A memorable — and cold — arrival in Worthington in 1872
Out and About
Birth: July 28, 2016
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Birth: July 20, 2016
Davis 85th birthday
Data: June 28, 2016
Data: July 27, 2016
Data: July 26, 2016
Summons to establish custody
Data: July 25, 2016
May 23, 2016
Nobles County work group meets June 8
WORTHINGTON — The Nobles Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD) in cooperation with the Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) will convene a local work group (LWG) meeting to provide guidance and discuss local resource conservation concerns and NRCS programs in Nobles...
May 23, 2016 - 7:56pm
May 16, 2016
Work on 15th Street begins today
WORTHINGTON — Storm sewer work on 15th Street from Second Avenue to Third Avenue is scheduled to begin today. Fifteenth Street will be closed to through traffic, and will be open to local traffic for driveway and alley access only. Local access will alternate from the Second Avenue...
May 16, 2016 - 8:59pm
April 10, 2016
New study says pets at work boost morale and productivity
FARGO, N.D. — One of my closest friends frequently sends me pictures from work showing her happy pup sprawled across her desk, lazily snoozing...
April 10, 2016 - 8:11pm
January 3, 2016
Wellness at work: More employers offer worksite wellness programs
FARGO, N.D. — Losing weight and getting in shape continue to top the list of the most common New Year’s resolutions. This year, many will...
January 3, 2016 - 7:32pm
December 7, 2015
San Bernardino staff back on job amid tight security after rampage
SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. — San Bernardino County employees began returning to work under tighter security Monday, five days after a co-worker...
December 7, 2015 - 4:51pm
May 10, 2015
Aging at work
GRAND FORKS, N.D. — At 78, Mary Lou Kurtyka wants to keep working. But she says she doesn’t need the money. Instead, her job greeting...
May 10, 2015 - 8:07pm
April 23, 2015
Job prospects for teens looking up for summer
ST. PAUL — Job prospects for Minnesota teenagers have improved considerably since the recession, with the average unemployment rate for young people ages 16 to 19 falling to 11.4 percent in 2014, according to figures from the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development...
April 23, 2015 - 7:50pm
April 7, 2015
LBA’s mission: Keep community vibrant
LAKEFIELD — For 136 years, the Lakefield Business Association has been a voice for its businesses, industry and the people who live — and...
April 7, 2015 - 9:20pm
April 5, 2015
Now, the real work at Capitol begins
ST. PAUL — The massive proposals to settle Minnesota’s big issues that have consumed lawmakers at the Capitol the past few months? Those were just the starting positions. When the Legislature returns from a 10-day break Tuesday, the real work will begin. “You are going to...
April 5, 2015 - 9:26pm
February 16, 2015
Broadband appetite grows in Upper Minnesota River Valley
APPLETON — Work comes before play in the countryside, so it should come as no surprise that economic needs are driving a growing appetite to develop broadband service in the five rural counties served by the Upper Minnesota Valley Regional Development Commission. Policy-makers...
February 16, 2015 - 9:43pm
February 13, 2013
Image: Building Goodwill
February 13, 2013 - 10:39pm
December 14, 2012
Lakefield women return from Red Cross work in N.Y.
LAKEFIELD -- A Lakefield mother and daughter are back at home after serving two weeks with the American Red Cross disaster response effort in...
December 14, 2012 - 8:21pm
December 13, 2012
Workers from Worthington Excavating use heavy equipment to line the bottom of the new regional stormwater retention pond with Sioux quartzite...
December 13, 2012 - 10:09pm
November 20, 2012
Pavement work to begin today
WORTHINGTON -- Pavement work at the intersection of First Avenue and 11th Street is scheduled to begin today. First Avenue from 10th Street to 12th Street will be closed to through traffic, as will 11th Street at First Avenue. Weather permitting and construction proceeding as...
November 20, 2012 - 9:50pm
November 6, 2012
County hopes to complete two bridges, CSAH 35 work by end of November
WORTHINGTON -- Nobles County Public Works Director Stephen Schnieder reported to commissioners Tuesday that a pair of bridges in the county -- one on County State Aid Highway 18 and the other on a dead-end road in Lorain Township -- should be completed by the end of this month. Construction...
November 6, 2012 - 9:55pm